For population 25 years and over in Gill:
For population 15 years and over in Gill town:
21 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chicopee, MA (32.5 miles , pop. 54,653).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (76.2 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (152.0 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Bernardston, MA (1.7 miles ), Turners Falls, MA (1.8 miles ), Greenfield Town, MA (2.1 miles ), Millers Falls, MA (2.1 miles ), Erving, MA (2.1 miles ), Montague, MA (2.2 miles ), Greenfield, MA (2.3 miles ), Northfield, MA (2.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.64 N, Longitude: 72.52 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 413
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 Gill detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Work and jobs in Gill: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Gill, Massachusetts
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Gill-area historical tornado activity is above Massachusetts state average. It is 28% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.3 miles away from the Gill town center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 10/3/1979, a category F4 tornado 41.7 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Gill-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Massachusetts state average. It is 87% 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 75.6 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 23.6 miles away from Gill 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 24.6 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 40.2 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 67.3 miles away from Gill 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 79.5 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 Franklin County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Matt Striebel - Lacrosse player.
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gill:
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Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 3.66. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 14.7. 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 2010 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.8 miles away from the city center.
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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:
10 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
4 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000
Gill compared to Massachusetts state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Gill town (based on Franklin County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 72.03%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 26
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Number of full-service restaurants: 58
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.21% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,741 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($126 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.50% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,013 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($209 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Gill fatal accident list:
Jun 13, 2008 04:57 PM, Sr-2, Lat: 42.606736, Lon: -72.576542, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Aug 1, 2007 10:49 PM, Sr-2, French King Hwy, Vehicles: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 17, 2005 11:16 AM, West Gill Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 1, 1997 06:30 PM, Rte110, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 61 meters (200ft)
Total costs: $45,170,000
Total average daily traffic: 21,187
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,259
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 33,460
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Gill)
FAA Registered Aircraft:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Gill, MA