For population 25 years and over in Ashland:
For population 15 years and over in Ashland town:
40 residents are foreign born (1.3% Europe, 0.4% North America, 0.3% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, NH (50.6 miles , pop. 107,006).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (99.6 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (238.4 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Holderness, NH (1.8 miles ), Plymouth, NH (2.1 miles ), Bridgewater, NH (2.3 miles ), New Hampton, NH (2.3 miles ), Center Harbor, NH (2.4 miles ), Meredith, NH (2.7 miles ), Hebron, NH (2.8 miles ), Campton, NH (3.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.71 N, Longitude: 71.63 W
Area code: 603
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Ashland detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Work and jobs in Ashland: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Ashland, New Hampshire
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Ashland-area historical tornado activity is near New Hampshire state average. It is 49% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/11/1973, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 18.6 miles away from the Ashland town center .
On 7/3/1972, a category F2 tornado 22.2 miles away from the town center injured 7 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Ashland-area historical earthquake activity is near New Hampshire state average. It is 71% 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 14.3 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 35.9 miles away from Ashland center
On 6/16/1995 at 12:13:11, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 42.5 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 26.5 miles away from the city 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 99.5 miles away from Ashland center
On 1/17/2000 at 08:16:20, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 10.1 mi) earthquake occurred 84.0 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 Grafton County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Snows: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Person Colby Cheney - Politician, George Hoyt Whipple - (1978-1976), medical researcher, Nobelist.
Hospitals/medical centers near Ashland:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ashland:
See full list of schools located in Ashland
Public elementary/middle school in Ashland:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.0. This is about average. There were 25 monitors within city limits.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2003 was 0.180. This is significantly better than average. There were 25 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.64. This is about average. There were 32 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 8.91. This is about average. There were 23 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2002 was 20.9. This is about average. There were 37 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Ashland and their reported violations in the past:TILT N DINER (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past health violations:THE ITALIAN FARMHOUSE (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Ashland that have no violations reported:
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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:
Ashland compared to New Hampshire state average:
Banks with branches in Ashland (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Ashland town (based on Grafton County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 30.98%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 33
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 55
Number of full-service restaurants: 123
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
9.40% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($49,840 average adjusted gross income)
0.56% of residents moved from foreign countries ($563 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
9.05% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($43,875 average adjusted gross income)
0.16% of residents moved to foreign countries ($384 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Ashland, New Hampshire:See more detailed statistics of Ashland fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 19See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Ashland, NH
Total length: 79 meters (259ft)
Total costs: $40,000,000
Total average daily traffic: 88,850
Total average daily truck traffic: 6,511
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ashland)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.