Goffstown, New Hampshire

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Population in 2010: 17,651. Population change since 2000: +4.3%
 
Males: 8,344  (47.3%)
Females: 9,307  (52.7%)
Median resident age:  39.0 years
New Hampshire median age:  43.9 years

Zip codes: 03045.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $79,752 (it was $55,833 in 2000)
Goffstown:

$79,752
NH:

$70,936

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $31,802 (it was $21,907 in 2000)

Goffstown town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $239,180 (it was $121,200 in 2000)
Goffstown:

$239,180
NH:

$251,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $297,726; Detached houses: $309,896; Townhouses or other attached units: $290,491; In 2-unit structures: $227,100; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $315,440; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $178,362; Mobile homes: $102,623
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  • Races in Goffstown, NH (2010)

    Goffstown races chart
    • 16,81395.3%White alone
    • 3221.8%Hispanic
    • 1871.1%Two or more races
    • 1410.8%Black alone
    • 1420.8%Asian alone
    • 230.1%American Indian alone
    • 180.1%Other race alone
    • 50.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Goffstown: 123.0 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (20.6%), French Canadian (19.5%), French (15.9%), English (15.4%), German (9.1%), Italian (7.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1761

Elevation: 306 feet

Land area: 36.9 square miles.

Population density: 478 people per square mile   (low).

Goffstown,NH real estate house value index trend

Goffstown, New Hampshire map

For population 25 years and over in Goffstown:

  • High school or higher: 85.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.5%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Goffstown town:

  • Never married: 30.7%
  • Now married: 54.4%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 6.3%
  • Divorced: 7.6%

540 residents are foreign born (1.9% North America, 0.5% Europe, 0.4% Latin America, 0.3% Asia).

This town:

3.2%
New Hampshire:

4.4%



According to our research of New Hampshire and other state lists there were 17 registered sex offenders living in Goffstown, New Hampshire as of November 20, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Goffstown to the number of sex offenders is 1,038 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Goffstown town:  2.7% ($3,226)
New Hampshire:  2.3% ($2,946)
Goffstown satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, NH (5.3 miles , pop. 107,006).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (53.3 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (191.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Pinardville, NH (1.5 miles ), Bedford, NH (2.3 miles ), Manchester, NH (2.3 miles ), South Hooksett, NH (2.4 miles ), Hooksett, NH (2.7 miles ), Dunbarton, NH (2.7 miles ), New Boston, NH (2.8 miles ), Bow, NH (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 73 buildings, average cost: $112,300
  • 1998: 99 buildings, average cost: $116,200
  • 1999: 76 buildings, average cost: $121,600
  • 2000: 58 buildings, average cost: $128,700
  • 2001: 52 buildings, average cost: $138,200
  • 2002: 103 buildings, average cost: $146,000
  • 2003: 84 buildings, average cost: $152,000
  • 2004: 60 buildings, average cost: $160,900
  • 2005: 58 buildings, average cost: $174,600
  • 2006: 50 buildings, average cost: $192,100
  • 2007: 14 buildings, average cost: $201,900
  • 2008: 19 buildings, average cost: $219,400
  • 2009: 14 buildings, average cost: $224,600
  • 2010: 21 buildings, average cost: $217,000
  • 2011: 14 buildings, average cost: $219,700
  • 2012: 23 buildings, average cost: $231,000
  • 2013: 14 buildings, average cost: $234,100
  • 2014: 15 buildings, average cost: $238,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.01 N, Longitude: 71.55 W

Area code: 603


Crime rates in Goffstown by Year
Type 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Murders 0100000000000
per 100,000 0.05.70.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 5312202111279
per 100,000 28.617.05.611.211.30.011.35.75.65.611.238.850.0
Robberies 3200331225423
per 100,000 17.111.30.00.016.917.05.611.311.328.222.411.116.7
Assaults 712591771157161222
per 100,000 40.067.928.250.55.639.739.462.228.239.589.766.5122.2
Burglaries 56504748404287814858466759
per 100,000 319.8282.9264.7269.5225.8238.2489.5458.3270.8327.3257.9371.2327.8
Theft 291301287212204253210226194289216215156
per 100,000 1,661.61,702.81,616.51,190.31,151.51,434.71,181.51,278.71,094.61,630.81,211.11,191.3866.7
Auto thefts 1110257752277113
per 100,000 62.856.611.328.139.539.728.111.311.339.539.260.916.7
Arson 1428223000112
per 100,000 5.722.611.344.911.311.316.90.00.00.05.65.511.1
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 273.6) 134.6134.394.287.880.390.3102.3104.577.2112.2103.3126.2128.4

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Goffstown detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 41 (29 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.61
New Hampshire average:

1.82
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.6%
New Hampshire:

3.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (15%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Computer and electronic products (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Health care (17%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Social assistance (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Computer specialists (5%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3%)

Work and jobs in Goffstown: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Goffstown, New Hampshire

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Goffstown-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New Hampshire state average. It is 37% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 29.5 miles away from the Goffstown town center injured 5 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 10/3/1970, a category F3 tornado 30.7 miles away from the town center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Goffstown-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 154.5 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 33.8 miles away from Goffstown 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 148.8 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 59.1 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) earthquake occurred 81.6 miles away from Goffstown center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 277.7 miles away from the city 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 Hillsborough County (27) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 10

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 13, Floods: 11, Winter Storms: 5, Snowstorms: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Snows: 3, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Goffstown topographic map

Birthplace of: Sandeep Parikh - Actor, Chad Millard - College basketball player (Louisville Cardinals), Richard Backus - Soap opera writer.

Hospitals and medical centers in Goffstown:

  • BEL AIR NURSING HOME (29 CENTER STREET)
  • HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY NURSING HOME (400 MAST ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Goffstown:

  • HACKETT HILL HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MANCHESTER, NH)
  • LAUREL CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; BEDFORD, NH)
  • COURVILLE AT MANCHESTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; MANCHESTER, NH)
  • OLSTEN HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; MANCHESTER, NH)
  • PEOPLE HELPING PEOPLE INC (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; MANCHESTER, NH)
  • INTERIM HEALTHCARE (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; MANCHESTER, NH)
  • VNA HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE SERVICES, INC (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; MANCHESTER, NH)

airports located in Goffstown:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Goffstown:

  • Saint Anselm College (about 3 miles; Manchester, NH; Full-time enrollment: 2,059)
  • Mount Washington College (about 5 miles; Manchester, NH; FT enrollment: 2,187)
  • Southern New Hampshire University (about 6 miles; Manchester, NH; FT enrollment: 16,552)
  • NHTI-Concord's Community College (about 15 miles; Concord, NH; FT enrollment: 2,865)
  • University of Massachusetts-Lowell (about 28 miles; Lowell, MA; FT enrollment: 12,341)
  • Northern Essex Community College (about 30 miles; Haverhill, MA; FT enrollment: 4,737)
  • Franklin Pierce University (about 31 miles; Rindge, NH; FT enrollment: 2,139)

Public high school in Goffstown:

Public elementary/middle schools in Goffstown:

Private elementary/middle school in Goffstown:

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Library in Goffstown:

  • GOFFSTOWN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $644,151; Location: 2 HIGH STREET; 32,484 books; 1,531 audio materials; 1,050 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 22 state licensed databases; 5 other licensed databases; 68 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Goffstown Christian School, 67 Henry Bridge Rd., Goffstown is now called In HIS Steps Learning Center, the private Christian preschool and Kindergarten has the capacity to serve 22 children.

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Notable locations in Goffstown: Goffstown Fire Department Station 18 Headquarters (A), Goffstown Town Hall (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Goffstown include: Saint Matthews Episcopal Church (A), Goffstown Congregational Church (B), Saint Lawrence Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Westlawn Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoirs: Glen Lake (A), Piscataquog River Reservoir (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: South Branch Piscataquog River (A), Whittle Brook (B), Dan Little Brook (C), Bog Brook (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Goffstown: Shirley Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: A R Games Distributors Inc (Amusement & Theme Parks; 70 Depot Street), Happy House Amusement Inc (Amusement & Theme Parks; 70 Depot Street), Travel About (Tours & Charters; 7 Main Street).

Hotel: Four Seasons Sun Rooms (10 Pleasant Street).

Courts: Goffstown Town - District Court (16 Main Street), Goffstown Town - District Court- Juvenile Services (16 Main Street).

Hillsborough County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 82.3. This is about average.

City:

82.3
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.187. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.187
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 7.86. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.86
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.10. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.10
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.92. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.92
U.S.:

19.96

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.13. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.13
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
New Hampshire:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  71.2%
Whole state:  66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.7%
Whole state:  8.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

4.2%
Whole state:

6.5%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

1.6%
Whole state:

2.8%

People in group quarters in Goffstown in 2010:

  • 1,640 people in college/university student housing
  • 309 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 124 people in state prisons
  • 22 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Goffstown in 2000:

  • 1,533 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 304 people in nursing homes
  • 113 people in state prisons
  • 47 people in religious group quarters
  • 22 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Banks with branches in Goffstown (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: Goffstown Branch at 542 Mast Road, branch established on 1988/04/04. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Goffstown Branch at 11 Church Street, branch established on 1966/02/01. 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
  • TD Bank, National Association: Goffstown Branch at 3 Elm Street, branch established on 1994/09/15. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.1
New Hampshire average:

10.9

Goffstown travel time to work - commute Goffstown mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Goffstown town (based on Hillsborough County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic124,99340
Evangelical Protestant20,588103
Mainline Protestant17,79460
Other7,36535
Orthodox2,9907
Black Protestant-1
None226,991-
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: 73
Hillsborough County:

1.82 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 66
Hillsborough County:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 107
Hillsborough County:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 330
Here:

8.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.9%
New Hampshire:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Hillsborough County:

24.5%
New Hampshire:

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

15.1%
State:

15.9%

5.35% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($47,011 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.35%
New Hampshire average:

6.07%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($325 average AGI)
Hillsborough County:

0.04%
New Hampshire average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Rockingham County, NH  0.93% ($41,135 average AGI)
from Middlesex County, MA  0.73% ($57,857)
from Merrimack County, NH  0.68% ($37,908)


5.83% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($48,377 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.83%
New Hampshire average:

6.45%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($631 average AGI)
Hillsborough County:

0.07%
New Hampshire average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Rockingham County, NH  0.95% ($50,149 average AGI)
to Merrimack County, NH  0.67% ($42,041)
to Middlesex County, MA  0.61% ($49,301)

Strongest AM radio stations in Goffstown:

  • WKBR (1250 AM; 5 kW; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: DEVON BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WGIR (610 AM; 5 kW; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFEA (1370 AM; 5 kW; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WDER (1320 AM; 10 kW; DERRY, NH; Owner: BLOUNT COMMUNICATIONS, INC. OF NH)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAMG (890 AM; 25 kW; DEDHAM, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DEDHAM LICENSEE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Goffstown:

  • WGIR-FM (101.1 FM; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQLL (96.5 FM; BEDFORD, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WZID (95.7 FM; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WLMW (90.7 FM; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: KNOWLEDGE FOR LIFE)
  • WFEX (92.1 FM; PETERBOROUGH, NH; Owner: FNX BROADCASTING OF NEW HAMPSHIRE LLC)
  • WNNH (99.1 FM; HENNIKER, NH; Owner: TELE-MEDIA COMPANY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE, L.L.C.)
  • W250AB (97.9 FM; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W282AF (104.3 FM; CONCORD, NH; Owner: CONCORD BIBLE FELLOWSHIP)
  • WHDQ (106.1 FM; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WNHI (93.3 FM; BELMONT, NH; Owner: CONCORD BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WTPL (107.7 FM; HILLSBORO, NH; Owner: CONCORD BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WEVO (89.1 FM; CONCORD, NH; Owner: NEW HAMPSHIRE PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WVPR (89.5 FM; WINDSOR, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WSCY (106.9 FM; MOULTONBOROUGH, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WJYY (105.5 FM; CONCORD, NH; Owner: CONCORD BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHOB (106.3 FM; NASHUA, NH; Owner: TELE-MEDIA COMPANY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE, L.L.C.)
  • WOTX-FM (102.3 FM; CONCORD, NH; Owner: CAPITOL B/CING. INCORPORATION, INC.)
  • WLKZ (104.9 FM; WOLFEBORO, NH; Owner: TELE-MEDIA COMPANY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE, L.L.C.)
  • WXRV (92.5 FM; HAVERHILL, MA; Owner: BEANPOT BROADCASTING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Goffstown:

  • WMUR-TV (Channel 9; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: HEARST-ARGYLE PROPERTIES, INC.)
  • WNEU (Channel 60; MERRIMACK, NH; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (NH), INC.)
  • WFXZ-CA (Channel 24; BOSTON, MA; Owner: BOSTON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WENH-TV (Channel 11; DURHAM, NH; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)
  • WMEA-TV (Channel 26; BIDDEFORD, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WNDS (Channel 50; DERRY, NH; Owner: CTV OF DERRY, INC)
  • WUTF (Channel 66; MARLBOROUGH, MA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BOSTON LLC)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WHDN-LP (Channel 26; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GUENTER MARKSTEINER)
  • W29AT (Channel 29; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: CENTER BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)
  • WPXG (Channel 21; CONCORD, NH; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Goffstown fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 19Number of bridges
  • 19m62ftTotal length
  • $59,698,000Total costs
  • 65,270Total average daily traffic
  • 2,932Total average daily truck traffic
  • 96,600Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21920-1929
  • 51930-1939
  • 31970-1979
  • 41990-1999
  • 42000-2009
  • 12010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Goffstown, NH
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Goffstown)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 100 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Goffstown, NH)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 121 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Goffstown)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Goffstown)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Goffstown and their reported violations in the past:

GOFFSTOWN VILLAGE PCT (Population served: 3,000, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-05-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-05-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-06-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-17-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-20-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-20-2007), St Public Notif received (SEP-11-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAR-03-2008)
GRASMERE WATER PCT/MAIN (Population served: 1,100, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-22-2005), St Public Notif requested (JUL-22-2005), St Public Notif received (AUG-10-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUN-06-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-01-2012 and JAN-01-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-05-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-05-2013), St Public Notif received (FEB-22-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-21-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-01-2012 and JAN-01-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-21-2012), St Public Notif requested (FEB-05-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-05-2013), St Public Notif received (FEB-22-2013)
STONEBRIDGE COUNTRY CLUB (Address: 161 GORHAM POND RD , Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-03-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-03-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-14-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUN-20-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
MT LAUREL ESTATES (Population served: 115, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-19-2005), St Public Notif received (JUL-19-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-19-2005), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-22-2005), St Compliance achieved (FEB-16-2006)
GRASMERE WP/LANDMARK (Population served: 90, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-15-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-15-2005), St Public Notif received (NOV-22-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUN-06-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-22-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-22-2005), St Public Notif received (AUG-10-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUN-06-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-01-2012 and JAN-01-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-05-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-05-2013), St Public Notif received (FEB-22-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-21-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-01-2012 and JAN-01-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-05-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-05-2013), St Public Notif received (FEB-22-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-21-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-01-2005 and APR-01-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-14-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-14-2005), St Public Notif received (MAY-02-2005), St Compliance achieved (OCT-13-2005)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-01-2005 and APR-01-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-14-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-14-2005), St Public Notif received (MAY-02-2005), St Compliance achieved (OCT-13-2005)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Goffstown that have no violations reported:

  • BRIAR COURT ESTATES (Population served: 113, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 45
  • Hazardous Condition: 39
  • Service Call: 21
  • Good Intent Call: 6

Incident types - Goffstown

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Goffstown, NH

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (74%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10%)
  • Utility gas (10%)
  • Electricity (5%)
  • Wood (2%)
Businesses in Goffstown, NH
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Pizza Hut1
Advance Auto Parts1RadioShack1
Circle K1Shaw's1
Curves1Subway1
Dunkin Donuts3T-Mobile1
Fashion Bug1U-Haul2
FedEx2UPS1
Ford1YMCA1
McDonald's1

Goffstown compared to New Hampshire state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Goffstown on our top lists:

  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Music stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Sporting goods, camera, and hobby and toy stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Beverage and tobacco products (population 5,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (population 5,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Vending machine operators (population 5,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Water transportation (population 5,000+)"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (population 5,000+)"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Electrical equipment, appliances, and components (population 5,000+)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Paper and paper products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Radio, TV, and computer stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Air transportation workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: U. S. Postal service (population 5,000+)"
  • #84 (03045) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of French Canadian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
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