For population 25 years and over in Chatham:
For population 15 years and over in Chatham town:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (50.8 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (127.1 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (271.2 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Stow, ME (1.9 miles ), Lovell, ME (2.6 miles ), Jackson, NH (2.7 miles ), Fryeburg, ME (2.9 miles ), North Conway, NH (3.0 miles ), Fryeburg, ME (3.2 miles ), Bartlett, NH (3.3 miles ), Sweden, ME (3.3 miles ).
Latitude: 44.16 N, Longitude: 71.03 W
Area code: 603
Work and jobs in Chatham: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Chatham, New Hampshire
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Chatham-area historical tornado activity is below New Hampshire state average. It is 69% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/18/1963, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 39.6 miles away from the Chatham town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 6/13/1961, a category F1 (max. wind speeds 73-112 mph) tornado 2.4 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Chatham-area historical earthquake activity is near New Hampshire state average. It is 74% 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 53.8 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 16.3 miles away from Chatham center
On 6/16/1995 at 12:13:11, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 45.0 miles away from the city center
On 2/26/1999 at 03:38:43, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 2.0 mi) earthquake occurred 77.7 miles away from the city 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 40.6 miles away from Chatham center
On 1/3/2000 at 21:05:50, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 6.0 mi) earthquake occurred 43.7 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 Carroll County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 9, Snows: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chatham:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2003 was 8.70. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2006 was 8.77. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 22.7 miles away from the city center.
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Percentage of family households:
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:
Chatham compared to New Hampshire state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Chatham (based on Carroll County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 27.00%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 20
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 40
Number of full-service restaurants: 114
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.73% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($55,607 average adjusted gross income)
0.12% of residents moved from foreign countries ($414 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.89% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($40,969 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($182 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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TV broadcast stations around Chatham:
Chatham fatal accident list:
Nov 2, 2005 04:40 PM, Sr-113, Green Hill Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 12See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Chatham, NH
Total length: 7 meters (23ft)
Total costs: $30,000,000
Total average daily traffic: 2,020
Total average daily truck traffic: 131
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 2,989
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:3