For population 25 years and over in Concord:
For population 15 years and over in Concord town:
1,399 residents are foreign born (3.7% Europe, 2.3% Asia, 1.4% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waltham, MA (8.9 miles , pop. 59,226).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (17.3 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (170.5 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: West Concord, MA (1.2 miles ), Acton, MA (1.9 miles ), Lincoln, MA (2.1 miles ), Maynard, MA (2.1 miles ), Carlisle, MA (2.3 miles ), Sudbury, MA (2.4 miles ), Bedford, MA (2.4 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.46 N, Longitude: 71.37 W
Area code: 978
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 Concord detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 41 (33 officers).
Work and jobs in Concord: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Concord, Massachusetts
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Concord-area historical tornado activity is above Massachusetts state average. It is 1% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.2 miles away from the Concord town center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 10/3/1970, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.8 miles away from the town center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Concord-area historical earthquake activity is above Massachusetts state average. It is 70% 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 73.0 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 46.7 miles away from Concord center
On 7/22/2003 at 11:41:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.8 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 60.8 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 43.6 miles away from Concord 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 33.2 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 Middlesex County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 10
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Hurricanes: 4, Floods: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Water Main Break: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Cass Sunstein - Blogger, Henry David Thoreau - (1817-1862), writer, Transcendentalist philosopher, Steve Carell - Actor, Bob Diamond (banker) - Banker, Jenna Shoemaker - Triathlete, Hal Gill - NHL player (Boston Bruins, born: Apr 6, 1975), David Duggan (American football) - Football coach, Karl Stevens - Artist, Gordon S. Wood - Historian, Mike Fucito - Soccer player.
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Local government website: www.concordnet.org
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See full list of schools located in Concord, map of school districts: CONCORD, CONCORD-CARLISLE
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.311. This is about average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.568. This is significantly better than average. There were 37 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 9.29. This is about average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 23.5. This is better than average. There were 40 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 14.2. This is significantly better than average. There were 38 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.55. This is about average. There were 17 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Concord and their reported violations in the past:CONCORD WATER DEPT (Population served: 16000, Surface_water):
Past health violations:SURRY MOUNTAIN PICNIC AREA (Serves NH, Population served: 200, Groundwater):
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
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People in group quarters in Concord in 2010:
People in group quarters in Concord in 2000:
Concord compared to Massachusetts state average:
Banks with branches in Concord (2011 data):
Fire-safe hotels and motels in Concord, Massachusetts:
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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 Concord (based on Middlesex County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 73.63%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 251
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 314
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 203
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,153
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.07% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($52,906 average adjusted gross income)
0.52% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,266 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.59% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($62,506 average adjusted gross income)
0.16% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,062 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Concord fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 19See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Concord, MA
Total length: 45 meters (148ft)
Total costs: $14,984,000
Total average daily traffic: 484,215
Total average daily truck traffic: 38,636
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 826,312
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 43 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Concord)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Concord, MA)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 7 (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: 151 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Concord)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 4 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Concord)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 51 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Concord, MA
Total of 1167 patent applications in 2008-2013.