Claremont, New Hampshire

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Population in 2017: 12,982 (74% urban, 26% rural).
Population change since 2000: -1.3%
 
Males: 6,354  (49.0%)
Females: 6,628  (51.0%)
Median resident age:

42.1 years
New Hampshire median age:

43.2 years

Zip codes: 03743.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $51,845 (it was $34,949 in 2000)
Claremont:

$51,845
NH:

$73,381

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $32,501 (it was $20,267 in 2000)

Claremont city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $161,675 (it was $78,200 in 2000)
Claremont:

$161,675
NH:

$263,600

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $262,904; detached houses: $283,641; townhouses or other attached units: $340,123; in 2-unit structures: $226,386; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $280,027; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $170,619; mobile homes: $78,128

Median gross rent in 2017: $835.

March 2019 cost of living index in Claremont: 87.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 13.3%
(13.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Claremont, NH (2010)
    • 12,71395.2%White alone
    • 2111.6%Two or more races
    • 1711.3%Hispanic
    • 1260.9%Asian alone
    • 810.6%Black alone
    • 410.3%American Indian alone
    • 90.07%Other race alone
    • 30.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of New Hampshire and other state lists, there were 46 registered sex offenders living in Claremont, New Hampshire as of July 10, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Claremont is 285 to 1.


Crime rates in Claremont by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

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)
1
(7.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.7)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
7
(52.0)
5
(37.2)
5
(37.6)
7
(53.5)
9
(69.6)
3
(23.5)
8
(59.8)
6
(45.1)
13
(100.1)
8
(61.6)
5
(38.4)
4
(31.0)
12
(93.1)
20
(154.7)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(7.4)
2
(14.9)
3
(22.6)
2
(15.3)
9
(69.6)
4
(31.3)
6
(44.9)
2
(15.0)
8
(61.6)
5
(38.5)
4
(30.7)
5
(38.7)
5
(38.8)
8
(61.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
20
(148.7)
16
(119.1)
31
(233.2)
17
(129.9)
28
(216.4)
12
(93.8)
25
(187.0)
30
(225.7)
20
(154.0)
25
(192.6)
11
(84.6)
20
(154.9)
16
(124.1)
29
(224.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
49
(364.3)
35
(260.4)
49
(368.7)
34
(259.7)
60
(463.7)
54
(422.3)
48
(359.0)
66
(496.5)
67
(515.8)
41
(315.8)
32
(246.0)
32
(247.8)
33
(256.0)
22
(170.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
290
(2,156)
285
(2,121)
309
(2,325)
308
(2,353)
392
(3,029)
364
(2,846)
397
(2,969)
397
(2,987)
350
(2,694)
304
(2,342)
278
(2,137)
255
(1,975)
229
(1,776)
215
(1,663)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
27
(200.7)
11
(81.9)
18
(135.4)
15
(114.6)
14
(108.2)
15
(117.3)
7
(52.3)
14
(105.3)
20
(154.0)
6
(46.2)
9
(69.2)
7
(54.2)
7
(54.3)
10
(77.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
5
(37.2)
8
(59.5)
5
(37.6)
0
(0.0)
3
(23.2)
1
(7.8)
2
(15.0)
3
(22.6)
2
(15.4)
2
(15.4)
1
(7.7)
1
(7.7)
4
(31.0)
1
(7.7)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)201.4167.6213.2194.8282.1199.7246.8263.4285.5218.9165.1168.0204.2287.2

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City-data.com crime index in Claremont, NH

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 28 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.70
New Hampshire average:

2.05
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Ancestries: French (18.6%), French Canadian (12.2%), English (11.2%), American (10.2%), Irish (7.6%), Italian (5.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1764

Elevation: 561 feet

Land area: 43.1 square miles.

Population density: 301 people per square mile   (very low).

Claremont, New Hampshire map

192 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.5%
New Hampshire:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $5,220 (3.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $4,515 (3.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, NH (52.5 miles , pop. 107,006).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (96.9 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (191.8 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Ascutney, VT (1.9 miles ),
Weathersfield, VT (2.4 miles ),
Unity, NH (2.7 miles ),
Cornish, NH (2.7 miles ),
Windsor, VT (2.7 miles ),
Perkinsville, VT (2.9 miles),
Newport, NH (3.0 miles ),
Springfield, VT (3.0 miles )

Latitude: 43.38 N, Longitude: 72.34 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -334 (-2.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,655 (42.3%)

Area code: 603

Distribution of median household income in Claremont, NH in 2017
Distribution of house value in Claremont, NH in 2017
Claremont satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $65,600
  • 1998: 21 buildings, average cost: $45,800
  • 1999: 10 buildings, average cost: $85,700
  • 2000: 11 buildings, average cost: $74,600
  • 2001: 11 buildings, average cost: $121,400
  • 2002: 21 buildings, average cost: $130,700
  • 2003: 23 buildings, average cost: $130,700
  • 2004: 25 buildings, average cost: $130,700
  • 2005: 22 buildings, average cost: $130,700
  • 2006: 18 buildings, average cost: $130,700
  • 2007: 14 buildings, average cost: $130,700
  • 2008: 10 buildings, average cost: $130,700
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $178,900
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $158,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $183,300
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $183,300
  • 2014: 5 buildings, average cost: $112,400
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $310,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Claremont, NH residents
Average permit cost in Claremont, NH
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.7%
New Hampshire:

2.8%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Claremont, NH
Historical housing units in Claremont, NH
Most common industries in Claremont, NH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (11.7%)
  • Health care (11.5%)
  • Educational services (8.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.7%)
  • Construction (4.4%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (16.4%)
  • Construction (7.6%)
  • Machinery (4.7%)
  • Educational services (4.7%)
  • Public administration (4.4%)
  • Health care (4.2%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.1%)
  • Educational services (11.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.8%)
  • Social assistance (4.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.0%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.8%)
Most common occupations in Claremont, NH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.6%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (14.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Cashiers (5.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.9%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.4%)

Average climate in Claremont, New Hampshire

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Claremont, New Hampshire environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 57.3. This is better than average.

City:

57.3
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 4.62. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.62
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.34. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.34
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Claremont-area historical tornado activity is near New Hampshire state average. It is 52% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/20/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 29.9 miles away from the Claremont city center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 7/9/1962, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 3.3 miles away from the city center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Claremont-area historical earthquake activity is near New Hampshire state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 107.6 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, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 102.8 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 38.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 11:04:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, 3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 102.1 miles away from Claremont center
On 4/20/2000 at 08:46:55, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, 3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 103.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/1995 at 12:13:11, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 66.4 miles away from Claremont 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 Sullivan County (26) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 11, Snows: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Claremont topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Claremont:

  • VALLEY REGIONAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 243 ELM STREET)
  • ELM WOOD CENTER AT CLAREMONT (290 HANOVER STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Claremont:

  • CEDAR HILL HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; WINDSOR, VT)
  • CONNECTICUT VALLEY HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; NEWPORT, NH)
  • TRUSTING HANDS (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; NEWPORT, NH)
  • WOODLAWN CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; NEWPORT, NH)
  • MT ASCUTNEY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 9 miles away; WINDSOR, VT)
  • NEWPORT HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 9 miles away; NEWPORT, NH)
  • SPRINGFIELD HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, VT)

Airports located in Claremont:

Amtrak station:

CLAREMONT (PLAINS RD.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.

College/University in Claremont:

  • River Valley Community College (Full-time enrollment: 657; Location: One College Place; Public; Website: www.rivervalley.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Claremont:

  • Dartmouth College (about 23 miles; Hanover, NH; Full-time enrollment: 6,030)
  • Keene State College (about 32 miles; Keene, NH; FT enrollment: 5,098)
  • Plymouth State University (about 42 miles; Plymouth, NH; FT enrollment: 4,838)
  • NHTI-Concord's Community College (about 43 miles; Concord, NH; FT enrollment: 2,865)
  • Franklin Pierce University (about 44 miles; Rindge, NH; FT enrollment: 2,139)
  • Castleton State College (about 45 miles; Castleton, VT; FT enrollment: 2,079)
  • Saint Anselm College (about 51 miles; Manchester, NH; FT enrollment: 2,059)

Public high school in Claremont:

Private high schools in Claremont:

  • NEW ENGLAND CLASSICAL ACADEMY (Students: 110, Location: 18 CENTRAL ST, Grades: PK-12)
  • CLAREMONT CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 52, Location: 97 MAPLE AVE, Grades: KG-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Claremont:

See full list of schools located in Claremont

Library in Claremont:

  • FISKE FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $452,551; Location: 108 BROAD STREET; 52,500 books; 2,541 audio materials; 3,683 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 22 state licensed databases; 99 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • New Hampshire Community Technical College has a branch located in Claremont

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Claremont: Monadnock Mills (A), Claremont Industrial Park (B), Claremont Fire Department (C), Valley Regional Hospital Library (D), New Hampshire Technical College Library (E), Goodwin Community Center (F), Fiske Free Library (G), Claremont Town Hall (H), Golden Cross Ambulance / Speedway Safety Service (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Claremont Plaza Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Claremont include: Union Church (A), Holy Resurrection Orthodox Church (B), Calvary Baptist Church (C), Old Saint Marys Roman Catholic Church (D), Trinity Episcopal Church (E), Saint Mary Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: West Point Burying Ground (1), Mountainview Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Sugar River Reservoir (A), Rice Reservoir (B), Fitch Reservoir (C), Dole Reservoir (D), Straw Reservoir (E), Fitch Reservoir (F), McQuade Reservoir (G), Rice Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Stevens Brook (A), Spring Farm Brook (B), Sugar River (C), Mill Brook (D), Redwater Brook (E), Quabbinnight Brook (F), Whitewater Brook (G), Walker Brook (H), Meadow Brook (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Claremont include: Tremont Square (1), Monadnock Park (2), Lower Village District (3), Central Business District Historic District (4), Broad Street Park (5), Moody Park (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Claremont Historical Society (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; Mulberry) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Courts: Claremont City - District Court (1 Police Court) (1), Pine Hill Mobile Home Court (415 Thrasher Road) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: Barbara Cochran - Alpine skier, C.B. Colby - Military writer, George Hoban - Football player, Kirk Hanefeld - Professional golfer.

Sullivan 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 Claremont and their reported violations in the past:

CLAREMONT WATER DEPT (Population served: 9,000, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-12-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-12-2014), St Public Notif received (MAR-21-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-18-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-18-2009), St Public Notif received (APR-14-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-09-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-10-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-10-2007), St Public Notif received (SEP-27-2007), St Compliance achieved (APR-07-2008)
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
New Hampshire:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

60.8%
Whole state:

66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

11.8%
Whole state:

8.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Claremont in 2010:

  • 65 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 59 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 44 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 12 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Claremont in 2000:

  • 64 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 59 people in nursing homes
  • 30 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 13 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 9 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 4 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Banks with branches in Claremont (2011 data):

  • Claremont Savings Bank: at 145 Broad Street, Washington Street Branch, Maple Avenue Branch. Info updated 2007/09/26: Bank assets: $320.2 mil, Deposits: $259.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 5 total offices
  • Laconia Savings Bank: Claremont Branch at 14 Sullivan Street, branch established on 1892/01/01. Info updated 2009/02/12: Bank assets: $1,107.3 mil, Deposits: $876.1 mil, headquarters in Laconia, NH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 23 total offices, Holding Company: Lsb Financial
  • Connecticut River Bank, National Association: Claremont Branch at 137-139 Broad Street, branch established on 1983/10/03. Info updated 2008/07/16: Bank assets: $267.5 mil, Deposits: $242.4 mil, headquarters in Springfield, VT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Connecticut River Bancorp, Inc.
  • Lake Sunapee Bank, FSB: Claremont Branch at 345 Washington St, branch established on 2005/05/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $1,040.6 mil, Deposits: $808.6 mil, headquarters in Newport, NH, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 27 total offices
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Claremont Branch at 74 Pleasant St., branch established on 1933/11/07. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited

For population 15 years and over in Claremont:

Marital status in Claremont, NH
  • Never married: 28.5%
  • Now married: 45.3%
  • Separated: 3.3%
  • Widowed: 8.6%
  • Divorced: 14.4%

For population 25 years and over in Claremont:

  • High school or higher: 87.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
New Hampshire average:

10.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Claremont
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Claremont, NH (based on Sullivan County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic6,0081
Mainline Protestant3,11828
Evangelical Protestant84914
Orthodox1852
Other292
None33,553-
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: 6
This county:

1.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Sullivan County:

1.41 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Sullivan County:

6.34 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

4.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Here:

4.93 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

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

8.0%
New Hampshire:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Sullivan County:

26.9%
State:

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

18.5%
New Hampshire:

15.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.9%
New Hampshire:

50.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

46.2%
State:

48.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.1
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Claremont:

22.9%
State:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Claremont:

12.2%
New Hampshire:

9.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.7%
New Hampshire:

34.0%

General health condition:
Here:

56.0%
New Hampshire:

57.6%

Average condition of hearing:
Claremont:

76.7%
State:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Claremont, NH Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Firefighters 20$93,802$56,2810$0
Police Protection - Officers 20$111,268$66,7612$5,407
Streets and Highways 15$57,470$45,9760$0
Financial Administration 10$50,579$60,6953$5,359
Other Government Administration 9$46,876$62,5011$1,957
Sewerage 6$29,578$59,15643$27,661
Police - Other 6$20,420$40,8401$1,736
Parks and Recreation 5$21,301$51,1220$0
Water Supply 5$18,782$45,0770$0
Local Libraries 4$16,855$50,5655$5,195
Other and Unallocable 3$11,395$45,5804$4,947
Judicial and Legal 2$14,030$84,1801$2,577
Welfare 2$8,848$53,0880$0
Solid Waste Management 2$6,191$37,1460$0
Fire - Other 0$0 1$2,028
Totals for Government 109$507,395$55,86061$56,867

Claremont government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $147,000 ($11.32)
  • Construction - Water Utilities: $88,000 ($6.78)
    Central Staff Services: $36,000 ($2.77)
    General Public Buildings: $31,000 ($2.39)
    Local Fire Protection: $26,000 ($2.00)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,426,000 ($186.87)
    Regular Highways: $1,837,000 ($141.50)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,806,000 ($139.12)
    Central Staff Services: $1,677,000 ($129.18)
    Sewerage: $1,439,000 ($110.85)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,355,000 ($104.38)
    General - Other: $1,313,000 ($101.14)
    Water Utilities: $1,268,000 ($97.67)
    Financial Administration: $1,030,000 ($79.34)
    Libraries: $440,000 ($33.89)
    General Public Buildings: $287,000 ($22.11)
    Solid Waste Management: $191,000 ($14.71)
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $187,000 ($14.40)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $159,000 ($12.25)
    Health - Other: $107,000 ($8.24)
    Air Transportation: $63,000 ($4.85)
    Parking Facilities: $46,000 ($3.54)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $36,000 ($2.77)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $695,000 ($53.54)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Local Fire Protection: $117,000 ($9.01)
    Other - General - Other: $2,000 ($0.15)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Sewerage: $507,000 ($39.05)
    Water Utilities: $461,000 ($35.51)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $218,000 ($16.79)
    Local Fire Protection: $194,000 ($14.94)
    Police Protection: $70,000 ($5.39)
    Parks and Recreation: $68,000 ($5.24)
    Sewerage: $65,000 ($5.01)
    Financial Administration: $65,000 ($5.01)
    Water Utilities: $49,000 ($3.77)
    Central Staff Services: $11,000 ($0.85)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $7,000 ($0.54)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,797,000 ($523.57)

Claremont government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,747,000 ($211.60)
    Parks and Recreation: $524,000 ($40.36)
    Other: $291,000 ($22.42)
    Solid Waste Management: $82,000 ($6.32)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $57,000 ($4.39)
    Air Transportation: $49,000 ($3.77)
    Parking Facilities: $42,000 ($3.24)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $71,000 ($5.47)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $145,000 ($11.17)
    Other: $46,000 ($3.54)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $796,000 ($61.32)
    Rents: $75,000 ($5.78)
    Interest Earnings: $42,000 ($3.24)
    Donations From Private Sources: $30,000 ($2.31)
    Fines and Forfeits: $18,000 ($1.39)
    Sale of Property: $3,000 ($0.23)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,569,000 ($120.86)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $639,000 ($49.22)
    Highways: $317,000 ($24.42)
    Other: $248,000 ($19.10)
    Sewerage: $85,000 ($6.55)
    Transit Utilities: $5,000 ($0.39)
  • Tax - Property: $13,517,000 ($1041.21)
    Other License: $290,000 ($22.34)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $2,000 ($0.15)

Claremont government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $25,117,000 ($1934.76)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $23,774,000 ($1831.30)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,343,000 ($103.45)

Claremont government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $20,255,000 ($1560.24)

6.47% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($65,253 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.47%
New Hampshire average:

6.87%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Grafton County, NH  1.16% ($52,584 average AGI)
from Windsor County, VT  0.68% ($55,320)
from Merrimack County, NH  0.66% ($51,325)


6.16% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($53,220 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.16%
New Hampshire average:

6.70%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Grafton County, NH  0.94% ($51,959 average AGI)
to Merrimack County, NH  0.74% ($62,097)
to Windsor County, VT  0.53% ($37,895)
Businesses in Claremont, NH
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Penske1
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
Blockbuster1RadioShack1
Burger King1Rite Aid1
Decora Cabinetry2Rodeway Inn1
Dunkin Donuts3Sears1
FedEx2Staples1
Ford1Subaru1
H&R Block1Subway1
Home Depot1Taco Bell1
KFC1Toyota1
Kmart1True Value1
Lane Furniture1U-Haul2
Lowe's1U.S. Cellular1
MasterBrand Cabinets11UPS4
McDonald's1Walmart1
Payless1

Strongest AM radio stations in Claremont:

  • WTSV (1230 AM; 1 kW; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WNTK (1020 AM; 10 kW; NEWPORT, NH; Owner: KOOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNBX (1480 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, VT)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WKBK (1290 AM; 5 kW; KEENE, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Claremont:

  • WHDQ (106.1 FM; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WVRR (101.7 FM; NEWPORT, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVPR (89.5 FM; WINDSOR, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WXKK (93.5 FM; SPRINGFIELD, VT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJJR (98.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZRT (97.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEBK (105.3 FM; KILLINGTON, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGLV (91.7 FM; WOODSTOCK, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES INC)
  • WHDQ-FM1 (106.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WZSH (107.1 FM; BELLOWS FALLS, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WEQX (102.7 FM; MANCHESTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSHIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNTK-FM (99.7 FM; NEW LONDON, NH; Owner: SHEILA E. VINIKOOR)
  • WEVH (91.3 FM; HANOVER, NH; Owner: NEW HAMPSHIRE PUBLIC RADIO INC)
  • WMXR (93.9 FM; WOODSTOCK, VT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJAN (95.1 FM; SUNDERLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKNE (103.7 FM; KEENE, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WEVN (90.7 FM; KEENE, NH; Owner: NEW HAMPSHIRE PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WXXK (100.5 FM; LEBANON, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W298AH (107.5 FM; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Claremont:

  • WVTA (Channel 41; WINDSOR, VT; Owner: VERMONT ETV, INC.)
  • W10AC (Channel 10; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: CLAREMONT TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W12AF (Channel 12; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: CLAREMONT TELEVISION INC.)
  • W17CI (Channel 17; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: UPPER VALLEY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WNNE (Channel 31; HARTFORD, VT; Owner: HEARST-ARGYLE STATIONS, INC.)
  • WEKW-TV (Channel 52; KEENE, NH; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)
  • W15BK (Channel 15; HANOVER, NH; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)
  • W62AT (Channel 62; BELLOWS FALLS, VT; Owner: MT. MANSFIELD TELEVISION, INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Claremont fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 190ft / 58.0mTotal length
  • $50,272,000Total costs
  • 52,599Total average daily traffic
  • 2,952Total average daily truck traffic
  • 77,843Total future (year 2038) average daily traffic
New bridges in Claremont, NH - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 11920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 22000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Claremont, NH
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Claremont)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Claremont, NH)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 100 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Claremont)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 14 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Claremont)

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 48. The highest number of reported fires - 64 took place in 2015, and the least - 35 in 2017. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Claremont, NH When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (56.7%), and Outside Fires (20.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Claremont, NH
    • 45956.7%Structure Fires
    • 16820.8%Outside Fires
    • 12315.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 597.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Claremont, NH
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Claremont, NH
  • 68.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 13.0%Wood
  • 12.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.9%Other fuel
  • 0.7%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Claremont, NH
  • 53.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 19.2%Electricity
  • 18.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.8%Wood
  • 3.5%Utility gas
  • 1.2%Other fuel
  • 0.6%No fuel used


Claremont compared to New Hampshire state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Claremont on our top lists:

  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of unmarried partner households (population 5,000+)"
  • #90 (03743) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of French first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
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