For population 25 years and over in Cumberland:
For population 15 years and over in Cumberland town:
2,964 residents are foreign born (5.9% Europe, 1.3% Latin America, 1.2% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pawtucket, RI (5.4 miles , pop. 72,958).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (30.6 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (148.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Lincoln, RI (1.5 miles ), Valley Falls, RI (1.6 miles ), Cumberland Hill, RI (1.7 miles ), Central Falls, RI (2.1 miles ), North Attleborough Center, MA (2.1 miles ), North Attleborough, MA (2.2 miles ), Attleboro, MA (2.3 miles ), Pawtucket, RI (2.3 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 41.95 N, Longitude: 71.41 W
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 Cumberland detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 56 (47 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +2,391 (+8.1%).
Work and jobs in Cumberland: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Cumberland, Rhode Island
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Cumberland-area historical tornado activity is above Rhode Island state average. It is 16% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.9 miles away from the Cumberland 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 12.9 miles away from the town center injured 17 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Cumberland-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Rhode Island state average. It is 82% 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 52.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/22/2003 at 11:41:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 91.0 miles away from Cumberland 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 50.2 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 19.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 73.1 miles away from Cumberland center
On 10/6/1992 at 15:38:04, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.5 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).
Birthplace of: Danny Walsh - Gangster, Tim White (wrestling) - Professional wrestler, Bobby Farrelly - Film director, Johnny Goryl - Baseball player and coach, Ray Cross - College basketball player (Providence Friars).
Heliports located in Cumberland:
Amtrak station near Cumberland:
Local government website: www.cumberland-ri.com/frames.html
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cumberland:
Public high school in Cumberland:
Public elementary/middle schools in Cumberland:
See full list of schools located in Cumberland, School District: CUMBERLAND SCHOOL DISTRICT
Private elementary/middle school in Cumberland:
Library in Cumberland:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.76. This is better than average. There were 9 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 10.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.13. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.243. This is better than average. There were 3 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 18.5. This is about average. There were 9 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Cumberland and their reported violations in the past:CUMBERLAND, TOWN OF (Population served: 21900, Surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:RI SPORTS CENTER, INC. (Population served: 400, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:MAPLEVILLE MAIN, INC-PLANT 2 (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Cumberland that have no violations reported:
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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:
People in group quarters in Cumberland in 2010:
People in group quarters in Cumberland in 2000:
Cumberland compared to Rhode Island state average:
Banks with branches in Cumberland (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Cumberland (based on Providence County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 63.60%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
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
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Cumberland:
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TV broadcast stations around Cumberland:
See more detailed statistics of Cumberland fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 33See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Cumberland, RI
Total length: 182 meters (597ft)
Total costs: $107,403,000
Total average daily traffic: 432,741
Total average daily truck traffic: 42,776
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Cumberland)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 51 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Cumberland, RI)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 127 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Cumberland)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 25 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Cumberland)
Total of 180 patent applications in 2008-2013.