Candia, New Hampshire

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Population in 2010: 3,909.
Population change since 2000: -0.1%
 
Males: 1,967  (50.3%)
Females: 1,942  (49.7%)
Median resident age:

44.5 years
New Hampshire median age:

43.9 years

Zip codes: 03034.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $96,332 (it was $61,389 in 2000)
Candia:

$96,332
NH:

$77,933

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $47,363 (it was $25,267 in 2000)

Candia town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $329,984 (it was $144,900 in 2000)
Candia:

$329,984
NH:

$281,400

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $389,306; detached houses: $426,651; townhouses or other attached units: $310,390; in 2-unit structures: $460,741; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $419,218; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $243,946; mobile homes: $98,803
March 2019 cost of living index in Candia: 122.0 (high, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Candia, NH (2010)
    • 3,77596.6%White alone
    • 491.3%Hispanic
    • 421.1%Two or more races
    • 190.5%Asian alone
    • 110.3%Black alone
    • 130.3%American Indian alone

Races in Candia detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of New Hampshire and other state lists, there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Candia, New Hampshire as of October 21, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Candia is 558 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Candia by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(23.9)
2
(47.6)
4
(94.9)
5
(118.9)
3
(71.8)
4
(102.2)
2
(50.9)
5
(127.3)
4
(101.6)
1
(25.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
6
(143.5)
13
(309.5)
7
(166.2)
15
(356.7)
18
(430.9)
19
(485.4)
12
(305.3)
13
(330.9)
1
(25.4)
20
(509.4)
11
(281.7)
3
(76.9)
2
(50.5)
2
(50.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
36
(861.0)
34
(809.5)
61
(1,448)
42
(998.8)
55
(1,317)
43
(1,099)
46
(1,170)
33
(839.9)
50
(1,270)
36
(917.0)
27
(691.4)
19
(486.8)
12
(303.1)
30
(760.5)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
6
(143.5)
2
(47.6)
3
(71.2)
1
(23.8)
3
(71.8)
1
(25.5)
1
(25.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(50.9)
0
(0.0)
4
(102.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(47.8)
0
(0.0)
3
(71.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.5)
1
(25.6)
1
(25.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index60.874.594.290.6102.9100.480.4102.672.981.547.440.715.739.0

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Candia, NH

Crime rate in Candia detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.52
New Hampshire average:

2.05
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Ancestries: Irish (21.4%), English (19.2%), French (16.5%), French Canadian (14.0%), German (10.5%), United States (8.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1763

Elevation: 360 feet

Land area: 30.3 square miles.

Population density: 129 people per square mile   (very low).

Candia, New Hampshire map

82 residents are foreign born (1.0% North America, 0.6% Asia, 0.4% Europe).

This town:

2.1%
New Hampshire:

4.4%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Candia town:

2.0% ($2,957)
New Hampshire:

2.3% ($2,946)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, NH (8.4 miles , pop. 107,006).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (51.5 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (201.5 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Auburn, NH (2.0 miles ),
South Hooksett, NH (2.6 miles ),
Chester, NH (2.6 miles ),
Raymond, NH (2.6 miles ),
Deerfield, NH (2.7 miles ),
Hooksett, NH (2.9 miles ),
Manchester, NH (2.9 miles ),
Allenstown, NH (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 43.05 N, Longitude: 71.31 W

Area code: 603

Distribution of median household income in Candia, NH in 2019
Candia satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 23 buildings, average cost: $104,600
  • 1998: 29 buildings, average cost: $110,600
  • 1999: 46 buildings, average cost: $116,000
  • 2000: 36 buildings, average cost: $143,500
  • 2001: 33 buildings, average cost: $177,200
  • 2002: 12 buildings, average cost: $220,300
  • 2003: 13 buildings, average cost: $191,000
  • 2004: 19 buildings, average cost: $242,700
  • 2005: 13 buildings, average cost: $194,500
  • 2006: 19 buildings, average cost: $210,000
  • 2007: 7 buildings, average cost: $192,000
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $280,300
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $228,900
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $194,400
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $225,000
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $250,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $250,000
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $450,000
  • 2016: 8 buildings, average cost: $284,600
  • 2017: 6 buildings, average cost: $400,000
  • 2018: 12 buildings, average cost: $393,800
  • 2019: 7 buildings, average cost: $371,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Candia, NH residents
Average permit cost in Candia, NH
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.9%
New Hampshire:

3.5%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Candia, NH
Historical housing units in Candia, NH
Most common industries in Candia, NH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.1%)
  • Construction (8.8%)
  • Educational services (8.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.9%)
  • Computer & electronic products (4.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (15.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.9%)
  • Computer & electronic products (5.8%)
  • Educational services (4.9%)
  • Health care (4.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.4%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.6%)
  • Educational services (11.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.1%)
  • Social assistance (5.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.2%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.2%)
Most common occupations in Candia, NH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Computer specialists (4.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (3.1%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.3%)
  • Computer specialists (6.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.1%)
  • Carpenters (5.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Registered nurses (3.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Child care workers (3.4%)

Average climate in Candia, New Hampshire

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Candia, New Hampshire average temperatures Candia, New Hampshire average precipitation Candia, New Hampshire humidity Candia, New Hampshire wind speed Candia, New Hampshire snowfall Candia, New Hampshire sunshine Candia, New Hampshire clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 59.1. This is better than average.

City:

59.1
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.179. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.179
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 2.50. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.50
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.825. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.825
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.17. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.17
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Candia-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New Hampshire state average. It is 43% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.9 miles away from the Candia town center injured 5 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 9/29/1974, a category F3 tornado 30.1 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Candia-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above New Hampshire state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 156.5 miles away from the city center
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 34.5 miles away from Candia center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 164.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW) earthquake occurred 156.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/16/2012 at 23:12:25, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 ML, Depth: 10.0 mi) earthquake occurred 50.2 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 78.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Rockingham County (26) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 9, Winter Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 4, Snowstorms: 4, Snows: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Candia topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Candia:

  • VILLA CREST (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MANCHESTER, NH)
  • LAKE SHORE HOSPITAL, INC (Hospital, about 7 miles away; MANCHESTER, NH)
  • ST JOSEPH RESIDENCE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MANCHESTER, NH)
  • HANOVER HILL HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MANCHESTER, NH)
  • SAINT TERESA REHABILITATION AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MANCHESTER, NH)
  • HOLY CROSS HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MANCHESTER, NH)
  • ELLIOT HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; MANCHESTER, NH)

Amtrak stations near Candia:

  • 19 miles: EXETER (60 LINCOLN ST.) . Services: ticket office.
  • 20 miles: DURHAM (3 DEPOT RD.) . Services: ticket office.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Candia:

  • Southern New Hampshire University (about 8 miles; Manchester, NH; Full-time enrollment: 16,552)
  • Mount Washington College (about 10 miles; Manchester, NH; FT enrollment: 2,187)
  • Saint Anselm College (about 12 miles; Manchester, NH; FT enrollment: 2,059)
  • NHTI-Concord's Community College (about 17 miles; Concord, NH; FT enrollment: 2,865)
  • University of New Hampshire-Main Campus (about 20 miles; Durham, NH; FT enrollment: 15,243)
  • Northern Essex Community College (about 22 miles; Haverhill, MA; FT enrollment: 4,737)
  • University of Massachusetts-Lowell (about 28 miles; Lowell, MA; FT enrollment: 12,341)

Private high school in Candia:

Public elementary/middle school in Candia:

See full list of schools located in Candia

Library in Candia:

  • SMYTH PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $130,173; Location: 55 HIGH STREET; 22,404 books; 1,105 audio materials; 1,370 video materials; 22 state licensed databases; 61 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Candia: Charmingfare Ski Touring Center (A), Candia Station (B), Charmingfare Links (C), East Candia Railroad Station (D), Candia Fire Rescue Department (E), Smyth Public Library (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Candia include: Candia Congregational Church (A), First Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Holbrook Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Kinnicum Pond (A), Tower Hill Pond (B), Abe Emerson Marsh (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Mount Pisgah Brook (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Candia: Moore Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Charmingfare Farm (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 774 High Street) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Rockingham County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Candia and their reported violations in the past:

COUNTRY LANE MANOR (Population served: 85, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-28-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-28-2014), St Public Notif received (MAR-13-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUN-17-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-20-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-20-2013), St Public Notif received (DEC-09-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-17-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-27-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-27-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-29-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-17-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-20-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-20-2013), St Public Notif received (APR-03-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-13-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-14-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-14-2013), St Public Notif received (JAN-28-2013), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-15-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-13-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-17-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-17-2012), St Public Notif received (DEC-27-2012), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-15-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-13-2013)
Average household size:
This town:

2.7 people
New Hampshire:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

76.7%
Whole state:

66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

6.7%
Whole state:

8.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

2.6%
Whole state:

6.5%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

0.5%
Whole state:

2.8%

For population 15 years and over in Candia:

Marital status in Candia, NH
  • Never married: 20.7%
  • Now married: 69.1%
  • Separated: 0.2%
  • Widowed: 2.7%
  • Divorced: 7.3%

For population 25 years and over in Candia:

  • High school or higher: 92.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 28.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.3%
  • Unemployed: 2.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
New Hampshire average:

10.9

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Candia, NH (based on Rockingham County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic84,69724
Mainline Protestant19,07278
Evangelical Protestant7,45661
Other3,49020
Orthodox2001
None180,308-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 47
Here:

1.59 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Here:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 55
Rockingham County:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 98
Here:

3.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 283
Rockingham County:

9.56 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

9.70 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.6%
New Hampshire:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

23.3%
New Hampshire:

24.4%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.8%
New Hampshire:

15.9%

7.23% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($84,203 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.23%
New Hampshire average:

6.87%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($696 average AGI)
Rockingham County:

0.04%
New Hampshire average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Essex County, MA  1.37% ($74,166 average AGI)
from Hillsborough County, NH  1.32% ($68,726)
from Middlesex County, MA  0.75% ($85,602)


6.92% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($74,046 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.92%
New Hampshire average:

6.70%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($512 average AGI)
Rockingham County:

0.06%
New Hampshire average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Hillsborough County, NH  1.37% ($54,619 average AGI)
to Strafford County, NH  0.88% ($52,198)
to Essex County, MA  0.74% ($57,814)

Businesses in Candia, NH

  • Ace Hardware: 1
  • MasterBrand Cabinets: 2

Strongest AM radio stations in Candia:

  • WGIR (610 AM; 5 kW; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDER (1320 AM; 10 kW; DERRY, NH; Owner: BLOUNT COMMUNICATIONS, INC. OF NH)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKBR (1250 AM; 5 kW; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: DEVON BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WFEA (1370 AM; 5 kW; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WGIN (930 AM; 10 kW; ROCHESTER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCEC (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SALEM, NH; Owner: COSTA-EAGLE RADIO VENTURES LTD PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Candia:

  • WGIR-FM (101.1 FM; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQLL (96.5 FM; BEDFORD, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WLMW (90.7 FM; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: KNOWLEDGE FOR LIFE)
  • WZID (95.7 FM; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • W282AF (104.3 FM; CONCORD, NH; Owner: CONCORD BIBLE FELLOWSHIP)
  • WFEX (92.1 FM; PETERBOROUGH, NH; Owner: FNX BROADCASTING OF NEW HAMPSHIRE LLC)
  • WNHI (93.3 FM; BELMONT, NH; Owner: CONCORD BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WXRV (92.5 FM; HAVERHILL, MA; Owner: BEANPOT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WSCY (106.9 FM; MOULTONBOROUGH, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WHDQ (106.1 FM; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WMEX (106.5 FM; FARMINGTON, NH; Owner: WIMMEX, LLC)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHOM (94.9 FM; MT. WASHINGTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJYY (105.5 FM; CONCORD, NH; Owner: CONCORD BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WLKZ (104.9 FM; WOLFEBORO, NH; Owner: TELE-MEDIA COMPANY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE, L.L.C.)
  • WHOB (106.3 FM; NASHUA, NH; Owner: TELE-MEDIA COMPANY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE, L.L.C.)
  • WOKQ (97.5 FM; DOVER, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNNH (99.1 FM; HENNIKER, NH; Owner: TELE-MEDIA COMPANY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE, L.L.C.)
  • WVPR (89.5 FM; WINDSOR, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WEVO (89.1 FM; CONCORD, NH; Owner: NEW HAMPSHIRE PUBLIC RADIO)

TV broadcast stations around Candia:

  • WENH-TV (Channel 11; DURHAM, NH; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)
  • WPXG (Channel 21; CONCORD, NH; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • WMEA-TV (Channel 26; BIDDEFORD, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WFXZ-CA (Channel 24; BOSTON, MA; Owner: BOSTON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WHDN-LP (Channel 26; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GUENTER MARKSTEINER)
  • WNDS (Channel 50; DERRY, NH; Owner: CTV OF DERRY, INC)
  • WUTF (Channel 66; MARLBOROUGH, MA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BOSTON LLC)
  • WMFP (Channel 62; LAWRENCE, MA; Owner: WSAH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WMUR-TV (Channel 9; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: HEARST-ARGYLE PROPERTIES, INC.)
  • W29AT (Channel 29; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: CENTER BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)
  • WNEU (Channel 60; MERRIMACK, NH; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (NH), INC.)

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipients born in Candia: George F. Robie, Henry W. Rowe.

Candia fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Candia fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 144ft / 43.7mTotal length
  • $37,704,000Total costs
  • 272,914Total average daily traffic
  • 18,806Total average daily truck traffic
  • 157,255Total future (year 2038) average daily traffic
New bridges in Candia, NH - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 11960-1969
  • 131980-1989
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Candia, NH

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Candia)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 1.1 Mi S (Lat: 43.042861 Lon: -71.305611), Structure height: 107 m, Call Sign: WPFH993, Licensee ID: L00116392,
    Assigned Frequencies: 929.262 MHz, Grant Date: 07/16/1999, Expiration Date: 07/16/2009, Cancellation Date: 09/05/2009, Registrant: Gerald Nims, 145 Grace Cir, Marlboro, MA 01752, Phone: (516) 351-5400
  • 437 Patten Hill Rd (Lat: 43.034528 Lon: -71.267833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 73 m, Overall height: 76 m, Call Sign: WPHU616,
    Assigned Frequencies: 929.862 MHz, Grant Date: 10/23/2000, Expiration Date: 07/27/2010, Cancellation Date: 07/09/2001, Certifier: Donna Comer, Registrant: Paging Network Of America Inc, 1500 International Pky Ste 300, Richardson, TX 75081, Phone: (972) 801-8000, Fax: (972) 801-0330

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Exit 3 Rt 101 (Lat: 43.038417 Lon: -71.312556), Call Sign: WNHM703, Licensee ID: L00307774,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.675 MHz, 453.975 MHz, 458.675 MHz, 458.975 MHz, Grant Date: 09/07/2011, Expiration Date: 11/20/2021, Registrant: State Of New Hampshire, Department Of Transportation, Division Of Operations, Seven Hazen Drive, Concord, NH 03302-0483, Phone: (603) 271-6862, Fax: (603) 271-8626, Email:
  • Police Sta 1 Main St (Lat: 43.045083 Lon: -71.326722), Call Sign: WNWQ572, Licensee ID: L00002006,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.460 MHz, Grant Date: 05/15/2001, Expiration Date: 06/19/2011, Cancellation Date: 08/20/2011, Registrant: County Of Rockingham, 101 North Rd, Brentwood, NH 03833, Phone: (603) 483-2317
  • Lat: 43.061583 Lon: -71.288361, Call Sign: WQDC573,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.337 MHz, 451.737 MHz, 456.337 MHz, 456.737 MHz, Grant Date: 07/22/2005, Expiration Date: 07/22/2015, Cancellation Date: 09/26/2015, Certifier: James Lewis, Registrant: Cen-Com, 9 Independence Dr., Londondarry, NH 03053, Phone: (603) 432-4313, Fax: (603) 437-1969
  • Lat: 43.060667 Lon: -71.278778, Call Sign: WQZW956,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.387 MHz, 452.887 MHz, 457.887 MHz, 462.187 MHz, 464.087 MHz, Grant Date: 08/25/2017, Expiration Date: 08/25/2027, Certifier: Wendy Szymozycha, Registrant: Bearcom Operating LLC, Dallas, TX 75355-9001, Phone: (800) 458-9887, Email:
  • 12 Deerfield Road (Lat: 43.061583 Lon: -71.288361), Call Sign: WRDT703,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.337 MHz, 451.737 MHz, 456.337 MHz, 456.737 MHz, Grant Date: 07/17/2019, Expiration Date: 07/17/2029, Certifier: James A Barnes, Registrant: R & R Communications, Inc., Swanzey, NH 03446, Phone: (603) 352-1825, Fax: (603) 352-5697, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

41 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Candia)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: LINDSTRAND BALLOONS 90A (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 417LB, N417LB, N-417LB, Serial Number: 5022, Year manufactured: 1996, Airworthiness Date: 12/05/1996, Certificate Issue Date: 06/16/2015
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Ronald S Cassidy, 107 Hook Rd, Candia, NH 03034, Other Owners: Susan K Cassidy
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28R-200 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5370F, N5370F, N-5370F, Serial Number: 28R-7635460, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 09/28/1976, Certificate Issue Date: 04/05/1988
    Registrant (Individual): Gordon H Sell, 82 Hook Rd, Candia, NH 03034
  • Aircraft: CRONIN ROBERT B SR VANS RV-4 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 626BC, N626BC, N-626BC, Serial Number: 525, Year manufactured: 1998, Airworthiness Date: 10/14/1998, Certificate Issue Date: 07/17/2009
    Registrant (Individual): Robert B Jr Cronin, 157 Critchett Rd, Candia, NH 03034
  • Aircraft: JENKINS STARDUSTER TOO (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 626YC, N626YC, N-626YC, Serial Number: SA300WJ1, Airworthiness Date: 06/24/1986, Certificate Issue Date: 06/10/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Robert B Jr Cronin, 157 Critchett Rd, Candia, NH 03034
  • Aircraft: BLEVENS RICHARD W GLASTAR (Category: Amphibian, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING HIO-360 SER (205 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 589RP, N589RP, N-589RP, Serial Number: 5589, Airworthiness Date: 04/28/2000
    Registrant (Individual): Pending Registration, Po Box 235, Candia, NH 03034
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 06/26/2018

2002 - 2017 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2017 the average number of fire incidents per year is 22. The highest number of fires - 51 took place in 2016, and the least - 0 in 2003. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Candia, NH When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (48.5%), and Outside Fires (33.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Candia, NH
    • 16748.5%Structure Fires
    • 11433.1%Outside Fires
    • 4212.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 216.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Candia, NH
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Candia, NH
  • 79.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 15.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.0%Wood
  • 1.0%Electricity
  • 0.5%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Candia, NH
  • 32.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 27.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 26.7%Wood
  • 13.3%Electricity


Candia compared to New Hampshire state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
There are 14 pilots and 16 other airmen in this city.
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