The Brewers Assocation has just named Vermont as the state having the most breweries per capita in the United States for 2008. According to their site statistics, Vermont has 19 breweries and 621,270 people… that’s one brewery for every 32,698 people… how awesome is that?! The other top 5 states in breweries per capita are Montana, Oregon, Maine and Colorado. The state with the least number of breweries per capita is Mississippi with only 1 brewery for nearly 3 million people. The article offers a downloadable PDF version of the complete report on how all of the other states ranked.