For population 25 years and over in Barnstead:
For population 15 years and over in Barnstead town:
120 residents are foreign born (1.2% Europe, 1.1% Asia, 0.6% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, NH (27.5 miles , pop. 107,006).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (72.1 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (228.9 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Pittsfield, NH (2.3 miles ), Strafford, NH (2.7 miles ), Gilmanton, NH (2.7 miles ), New Durham, NH (2.8 miles ), Alton, NH (3.0 miles ), Farmington, NH (3.1 miles ), Chichester, NH (3.1 miles ), Northwood, NH (3.2 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.36 N, Longitude: 71.25 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 Barnstead 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 Barnstead: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Barnstead, New Hampshire
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Barnstead-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New Hampshire state average. It is 32% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/9/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 30.4 miles away from the Barnstead town center injured 5 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 7/6/1999, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 4.2 miles away from the town center .
Earthquake activity:Barnstead-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above New Hampshire state average. It is 66% 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 19.9 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 57.4 miles away from Barnstead center
On 6/16/1995 at 12:13:11, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 72.2 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 16.4 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 87.0 miles away from Barnstead center
On 7/22/2003 at 11:41:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 74.3 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 Belknap County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Hiram A. Tuttle - Politician.
Hospitals/medical centers near Barnstead:
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Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 5.39. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.15. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.0 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 8.27. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2002 was 14.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.
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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:
Barnstead compared to New Hampshire state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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1996 Presidential Elections Results
2000 Presidential Elections Results
2008 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Barnstead town (based on Belknap County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 45.63%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 15
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Number of full-service restaurants: 80
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.95% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($52,894 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($186 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.05% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($44,957 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($370 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Barnstead, New Hampshire:
See more detailed statistics of Barnstead fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 24See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Barnstead, NH
Total length: 32 meters (105ft)
Total costs: $57,500,000
Total average daily traffic: 58,885
Total average daily truck traffic: 4,143
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:6
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Barnstead)
FAA Registered Aircraft:5
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Barnstead, NH
Total of 9 patent applications in 2008-2014.