For population 25 years and over in Aquinnah:
For population 15 years and over in Aquinnah town:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: New Bedford, MA (23.1 miles , pop. 93,768).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (69.9 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Queens, NY (163.5 miles , pop. 2,229,379).
Nearest cities: Chilmark, MA (1.8 miles ), West Tisbury, MA (2.9 miles ), Gosnold, MA (3.2 miles) , Tisbury, MA (3.6 miles ), Vineyard Haven, MA (3.6 miles ), Oak Bluffs, MA (3.8 miles ), Edgartown, MA (3.8 miles ), Woods Hole, MA (3.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 41.33 N, Longitude: 70.80 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 508
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
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Unemployment in August 2012:
Work and jobs in Aquinnah: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Aquinnah, Massachusetts
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Aquinnah-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Massachusetts state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/18/1951, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 14.0 miles away from the Aquinnah town center .
On 8/28/1970, a category F2 tornado 19.1 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Aquinnah-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Massachusetts state average. It is 93% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/22/1996 at 20:22:12, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, 3.1 LG, Depth: 7.4 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 33.7 miles away from the city center
On 3/12/2002 at 07:13:25, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 78.5 miles away from Aquinnah center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Dukes County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Storms: 4, Floods: 2, Blizzards: 2, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
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Aquinnah compared to Massachusetts state average:
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Religion statistics for Aquinnah (based on Dukes County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 85.96%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 13
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Number of full-service restaurants: 55
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.49% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($60,717 average adjusted gross income)
0.29% of residents moved from foreign countries ($812 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.17% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($46,591 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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FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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