For population 25 years and over in Andover:
For population 15 years and over in Andover town:
108 residents are foreign born (1.6% Europe, 0.8% Asia, 0.5% North America, 0.4% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, CT (8.3 miles , pop. 54,740).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Brookhaven, NY (68.8 miles , pop. 448,248).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (99.1 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Coventry Lake, CT (1.8 miles ), Coventry, CT (2.0 miles ), Bolton, CT (2.0 miles ), South Coventry, CT (2.1 miles ), Columbia, CT (2.2 miles ), Hebron, CT (2.4 miles ), Storrs, CT (2.8 miles ), Marlborough, CT (2.8 miles ).
Latitude: 41.73 N, Longitude: 72.37 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 860
Work and jobs in Andover: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Andover, Connecticut
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Andover-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Connecticut state average. It is 12% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/3/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.3 miles away from the Andover town center killed 3 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 8/21/1951, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.4 miles away from the town center injured 8 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Andover-area historical earthquake activity is near Connecticut state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/2/1994 at 11:27:22, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 42.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 34.2 miles away from Andover 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 44.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/22/1996 at 20:22:12, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, 3.1 LG, Depth: 7.4 mi) earthquake occurred 58.6 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1991 at 20:58:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 77.5 miles away from Andover center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Tolland County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Snows: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Floods: 2, Blizzards: 2, Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Jamie Carroll - Ice hockey player.
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Andover:
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Public elementary/middle school in Andover:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.483. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.63. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.3 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 9.93. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 13.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.53. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.4 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Andover and their reported violations in the past:COUNTRY MANOR APARTMENTS (Population served: 72, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:HOP RIVER HOMES (Population served: 26, Groundwater):
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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:
3 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
Andover compared to Connecticut state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Andover (based on Tolland County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.95%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 20
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
Number of full-service restaurants: 97
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.06% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($48,619 average adjusted gross income)
0.29% of residents moved from foreign countries ($334 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.91% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($52,038 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($270 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Andover fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 6
Total length: 9 meters (30ft)
Total costs: $12,000
Total average daily traffic: 36,855
Total average daily truck traffic: 85
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 18,428
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Andover)
FAA Registered Aircraft:9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Andover)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Andover, CT
Total of 135 patent applications in 2008-2014.