For population 25 years and over in Burrillville:
For population 15 years and over in Burrillville town:
269 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Providence, RI (16.8 miles , pop. 173,618).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (39.0 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (145.3 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Harrisville, RI (0.4 miles ), Pascoag, RI (1.2 miles ), Chepachet, RI (1.9 miles ), Glocester, RI (2.3 miles ), Douglas, MA (2.5 miles ), North Smithfield, RI (2.6 miles ), Harmony, RI (2.7 miles ), Millville, MA (2.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 41.97 N, Longitude: 71.68 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 401
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 Burrillville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 26 (20 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -434 (-2.7%).
Work and jobs in Burrillville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Burrillville-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Rhode Island state average. It is 1% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.4 miles away from the Burrillville town center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 6/9/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.6 miles away from the town center injured 17 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Burrillville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Rhode Island state average. It is 83% 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 40.2 miles away from the city 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 38.5 miles away from Burrillville center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 59.1 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 29.8 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 93.9 miles away from Burrillville center
On 1/10/1999 at 10:52:16, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 1.2 mi) earthquake occurred 70.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Providence County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 8
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Floods: 2, Blizzards: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Snow: 1, Water Main Break: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Amtrak station near Burrillville:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Burrillville:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.353. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.7 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.50. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.7 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 11.9. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.00. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.9 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:
People in group quarters in Burrillville in 2010:
People in group quarters in Burrillville in 2000:
Burrillville compared to Rhode Island state average:
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Religion statistics for Burrillville town (based on Providence County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 63.60%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 129
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 94
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 132
Number of full-service restaurants: 499
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
4.57% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,943 average adjusted gross income)
0.18% of residents moved from foreign countries ($427 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.65% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($45,262 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($439 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Burrillville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 23See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Burrillville, RI
Total length: 46 meters (151ft)
Total costs: $29,238,000
Total average daily traffic: 116,200
Total average daily truck traffic: 11,428
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Burrillville)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
Businesses in Burrillville, RI
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.