For population 25 years and over in Hampstead:
For population 15 years and over in Hampstead town:
243 residents are foreign born (1.6% Europe, 0.5% Asia, 0.4% Latin America, 0.4% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Haverhill, MA (8.5 miles , pop. 58,969).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (39.0 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (197.9 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Atkinson, NH (1.8 miles ), Sandown, NH (1.8 miles ), Danville, NH (2.0 miles ), Plaistow, NH (2.2 miles ), Kingston, NH (2.5 miles ), Newton, NH (2.5 miles ), Derry, NH (2.6 miles ), Salem, NH (2.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.88 N, Longitude: 71.17 W
Area code: 603
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Crime in Hampstead detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 8 (8 officers).
Work and jobs in Hampstead: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Hampstead, New Hampshire
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Hampstead-area historical tornado activity is above New Hampshire state average. It is 14% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/9/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.9 miles away from the Hampstead town center injured 5 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 9/29/1974, a category F3 tornado 18.2 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Hampstead-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above New Hampshire state average. It is 63% 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 47.8 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 67.4 miles away from Hampstead 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 90.5 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 58.8 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 36.8 miles away from Hampstead 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 10.2 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 Rockingham County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Winter Storms: 3, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Ephraim Webster - Pioneer.
Hospitals/medical centers near Hampstead:
Heliports located in Hampstead:
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Operable nuclear power plant near Hampstead:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hampstead:
Public elementary/middle schools in Hampstead:
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Private elementary/middle schools in Hampstead:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 4.50. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 7.90. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 25.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.10. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.284. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.6 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 13.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Hampstead 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:
3 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
Hampstead compared to New Hampshire state average:
Banks with branches in Hampstead (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Hampstead (based on Rockingham County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.17%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 47
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 55
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 98
Number of full-service restaurants: 283
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.85% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($57,963 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($496 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.81% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($48,163 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($322 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Hampstead fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2009 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 0 meters
Total costs: $2,500,000
Total average daily traffic: 8,500
Total average daily truck traffic: 340
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 12,580
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:6
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hampstead)
FAA Registered Aircraft:10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Hampstead)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Hampstead, NH
Total of 84 patent applications in 2008-2013.