Brewers Association

Capita per Brewery

Vermont Remains Top State in Capita per Brewery

The great state of Vermont tops the list of U.S. state breweries per capita based on the Brewers Association’s count of operating breweries and the 2010 population estimates found at The fortunate citizens of Vermont have a brewery for every 24,067 people. There are 26 breweries and 625,741 citizens in Vermont. The top 5 states in breweries per capita are rounded out by Oregon, Montana, Alaska and Colorado. Alaska jumped Colorado to number 4 with the addition of 2 breweries in 2012.

2012 Capita per Brewery

2012 Capita per Craft Brewery