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Population in 2010: 810. Population change since 2000: +9.3%
 

Males: 409  (50.5%)
Females: 401  (49.5%)

Median resident age:  47.0 years
New Hampshire median age:  43.9 years

Zip codes: 03752.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $54,619 (it was $42,625 in 2000)
Goshen:

$54,619
NH:

$63,280
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $26,588

Goshen town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $185,514 (it was $97,400 in 2000)
Goshen:

$185,514
NH:

$236,000
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $228,704; Detached houses: $239,090; Townhouses or other attached units: $192,095; Mobile homes: $125,656
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Goshen races chart
  • White alone - 793 (97.9%)
  • Two or more races - 12 (1.5%)
  • Black alone - 3 (0.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.1%)
  • Hispanic - 1 (0.1%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Goshen: 188.9 (very high, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: English (22.9%), Irish (16.5%), French (15.9%), French Canadian (8.9%), United States (6.6%), German (5.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1791

Elevation: 968 feet

Land area: 22.5 square miles.

Population density: 36 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Goshen:

  • High school or higher: 76.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Goshen town:

  • Never married: 19.4%
  • Now married: 67.3%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 4.6%
  • Divorced: 8.5%

18 residents are foreign born (1.5% Europe, 0.7% North America, 0.3% Africa).

This town:  2.4%
New Hampshire:  5.1%



According to our research of New Hampshire and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Goshen, New Hampshire as of December 26, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Goshen to the number of sex offenders is 272 to 1.


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

Goshen town:  2.5% ($2,430)
New Hampshire:  2.3% ($2,946)
Goshen satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, NH (40.9 miles , pop. 107,006).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (86.2 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (201.8 miles , pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: Newport, NH (2.2 miles ), Lempster, NH (2.3 miles ), Newbury, NH (2.4 miles ), Sunapee, NH (2.5 miles ), Unity, NH (2.6 miles ), Blodgett Landing, NH (2.6 miles) , Croydon, NH (3.1 miles ), Washington, NH (3.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $43,300
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $43,300
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $43,300
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $43,300
  • 2001: 6 buildings, average cost: $43,300
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $43,300
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $43,300
  • 2004: 9 buildings, average cost: $43,300
  • 2005: 8 buildings, average cost: $43,300
  • 2006: 7 buildings, average cost: $43,300
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $43,300
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $43,300
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $43,300
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $43,300
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $43,300
  • 2012: 0 buildings

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 43.30 N, Longitude: 72.14 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 603

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.3%
New Hampshire:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Metal and metal products (16%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Wood products (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Health care (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (4%)
  • Health care (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Metal and metal products (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (11%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians (4%)
  • Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (12%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (10%)
  • Registered nurses (7%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (4%)

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

Average climate in Goshen, New Hampshire

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Tornado activity:

Goshen-area historical tornado activity is above New Hampshire state average. It is 21% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/20/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 36.4 miles away from the Goshen town 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 10.0 miles away from the town center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Goshen-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below New Hampshire state average. It is 77% 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 30.1 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 68.8 miles away from Goshen 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 72.4 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) earthquake occurred 66.6 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 28.1 miles away from Goshen 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 65.4 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 Sullivan County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Snows: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Goshen topographic map

Birthplace of: John Williams Gunnison - Explorer.


Hospitals/medical centers near Goshen:

  • WOODLAWN CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; NEWPORT, NH)
  • NEWPORT HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 6 miles away; NEWPORT, NH)
  • TRUSTING HANDS (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; NEWPORT, NH)

Political contributions by individuals in Goshen, NH

Amtrak stations near Goshen:

  • 14 miles: CLAREMONT (PLAINS RD.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.
  • 18 miles: WINDSOR-MOUNT ASCUTNEY (WINDSOR, DEPOT AVE.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, intercity bus service.
  • 20 miles: BELLOWS FALLS (DEPOT ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Goshen:

  • Keene State College (about 28 miles; Keene, NH; Full-time enrollment: 4,898)
  • Dartmouth College (about 29 miles; Hanover, NH; FT enrollment: 5,813)
  • NHTI-Concord's Community College (about 31 miles; Concord, NH; FT enrollment: 2,162)
  • Plymouth State University (about 39 miles; Plymouth, NH; FT enrollment: 4,634)
  • Southern New Hampshire University (about 39 miles; Manchester, NH; FT enrollment: 4,316)
  • Hesser College (about 41 miles; Manchester, NH; FT enrollment: 2,870)
  • Fitchburg State College (about 53 miles; Fitchburg, MA; FT enrollment: 3,820)

Library in Goshen:

  • OLIVE G. PETTIS LIBRARY (Operating income: $19,383; Location: 36 MILL VILLAGE ROAD; 4,603 books; 300 audio materials; 470 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 1 state licensed databases; 33 print serial subscriptions; 4 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Goshen: Camp Soangetaha (A), Goshen Fire Department (B), Goshen Emergency Medical Services (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Goshen: Goshen Community Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Lake: Rand Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Baker Brook (A), Blood Brook (B), Trow Brook (C), Gunnison Brook (D), Giles Brook (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

 
Sullivan 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
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 24.6. This is better than average.
City:

24.6
U.S.:

32.0
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2002 was 4.62. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

4.62
U.S.:

3.90
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2002 was 11.1. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

11.1
U.S.:

24.6
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 6.74. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

6.74
U.S.:

9.59


Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
New Hampshire:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  68.9%
Whole state:  66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  10.5%
Whole state:  8.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.9% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

8.8%
Whole state:

6.5%

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

3.5%
Whole state:

2.8%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Goshen, NH


8 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000

Goshen compared to New Hampshire state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (59%)
  • Wood (22%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (18%)
  • Electricity (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results



Religion statistics for Goshen town (based on Sullivan County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 33.87%
Here33.9%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Church of ChristAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAUnited Methodist ChurchEpiscopal Church
Adherents60.9%9.3%7.2%7.1%3.9%
Congregations12.2%16.3%14.3%16.3%8.2%
NameLDS (Mormon) ChurchConservative Baptist Association of AmericaEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaGreek Orthodox Archdiocese of AmericaOther
Adherents2.9%1.3%1.3%1.2%5.0%
Congregations2.0%4.1%2.0%2.0%22.4%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Sullivan County:

1.41 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

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

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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.
State:

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

4.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.0%
New Hampshire:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Sullivan County:

26.9%
New Hampshire:

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

18.5%
State:

15.9%

7.60% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($47,431 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.60%
New Hampshire average:

7.57%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($93 average AGI)
Sullivan County:

0.06%
New Hampshire average:

0.13%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Grafton County, NH  1.34% ($48,389 average AGI)
from Merrimack County, NH  0.71% ($48,967)
from Windsor County, VT  0.67% ($43,018)


7.05% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($41,905 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.05%
New Hampshire average:

7.49%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Grafton County, NH  1.13% ($33,270 average AGI)
to Windsor County, VT  0.73% ($25,894)
to Merrimack County, NH  0.67% ($49,823)

Strongest AM radio stations in Goshen:

  • WNTK (1020 AM; 10 kW; NEWPORT, NH; Owner: KOOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WNBX (1480 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, VT)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WTSV (1230 AM; 1 kW; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKBK (1290 AM; 5 kW; KEENE, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Goshen:

  • 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)
  • WNTK-FM (99.7 FM; NEW LONDON, NH; Owner: SHEILA E. VINIKOOR)
  • WZSH (107.1 FM; BELLOWS FALLS, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WJJR (98.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZRT (97.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTPL (107.7 FM; HILLSBORO, NH; Owner: CONCORD BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WEBK (105.3 FM; KILLINGTON, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKNE (103.7 FM; KEENE, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WGLV (91.7 FM; WOODSTOCK, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES INC)
  • WHDQ-FM1 (106.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WNNH (99.1 FM; HENNIKER, NH; Owner: TELE-MEDIA COMPANY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE, L.L.C.)
  • WEVN (90.7 FM; KEENE, NH; Owner: NEW HAMPSHIRE PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WEVH (91.3 FM; HANOVER, NH; Owner: NEW HAMPSHIRE PUBLIC RADIO INC)
  • WEQX (102.7 FM; MANCHESTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSHIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFEX (92.1 FM; PETERBOROUGH, NH; Owner: FNX BROADCASTING OF NEW HAMPSHIRE LLC)
  • WJAN (95.1 FM; SUNDERLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSCS (90.9 FM; NEW LONDON, NH; Owner: COLBY-SAWYER COLLEGE)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Goshen:

  • WVTA (Channel 41; WINDSOR, VT; Owner: VERMONT ETV, INC.)
  • WEKW-TV (Channel 52; KEENE, NH; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)
  • WNNE (Channel 31; HARTFORD, VT; Owner: HEARST-ARGYLE STATIONS, INC.)
  • W17CI (Channel 17; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: UPPER VALLEY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • W15BK (Channel 15; HANOVER, NH; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)

Goshen fatal accident list:

Dec 2, 2003 09:22 AM, Lear Hill Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 12
Total length: 9 meters (30ft)
Total costs: $30,000,000
Total average daily traffic: 10,690
Total average daily truck traffic: 905
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 15,822

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1920-1929: 1
  • 1930-1939: 2
  • 1940-1949: 7
  • 1950-1959: 0
  • 1960-1969: 0
  • 1970-1979: 1
  • 1980-1989: 0
  • 1990-1999: 1
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Goshen, NH


FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 43.302028 Lon: -72.149806, Call Sign: WQEQ904
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.985 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/28/2006, Expiration Date: 03/28/2016, Certifier: Mark Beaudry
    Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Goshen)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5

Businesses in Goshen, NH

  • True Value: 1

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