For population 25 years and over in Acworth:
For population 15 years and over in Acworth town:
28 residents are foreign born (2.2% Europe, 1.0% Africa).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, NH (45.1 miles , pop. 107,006).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (86.7 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (192.8 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Lempster, NH (2.3 miles ), Unity, NH (2.3 miles ), Langdon, NH (2.4 miles ), Alstead, NH (2.5 miles ), Charlestown, NH (2.6 miles ), Marlow, NH (2.8 miles ), North Walpole, NH (3.1 miles ), Goshen, NH (3.1 miles ).
Latitude: 43.21 N, Longitude: 72.29 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 603
Work and jobs in Acworth: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Acworth, New Hampshire
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Acworth-area historical tornado activity is above New Hampshire state average. It is 14% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/20/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 27.0 miles away from the Acworth town center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 51.8 miles away from the town center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Acworth-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below New Hampshire state average. It is 81% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 39.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/1995 at 12:13:11, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 76.4 miles away from Acworth center
On 10/2/1994 at 11:27:22, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 60.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1996 at 07:54:14, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 81.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/6/1992 at 15:38:04, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 36.5 miles away from Acworth center
On 10/2/1994 at 14:36:36, a magnitude 3.3 (3.1 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 59.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Sullivan County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Snows: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: George Weston Anderson - Judge, Joseph G. Wilson - Politician, Urban A. Woodbury - Governor of Vermont, Adrian Dubois - Soccer player.
Hospitals/medical centers near Acworth:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Acworth:
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Public elementary/middle school in Acworth:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 3.66. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2002 was 13.3. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Acworth compared to New Hampshire state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Acworth town (based on Sullivan County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 33.87%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.60% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($47,431 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($93 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.05% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($41,905 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Acworth fatal accident list:
Jun 22, 2003 03:20 PM, Charlestown Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 9, 1997 00:30 AM, Schools Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 15See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Acworth, NH
Total length: 23 meters (75ft)
Total costs: $37,500,000
Total average daily traffic: 3,250
Total average daily truck traffic: 243
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 4,810
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:5
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Acworth, NH