For population 25 years and over in Hancock:
For population 15 years and over in Hancock town:
23 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, NH (27.2 miles , pop. 107,006).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (64.3 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (185.9 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Bennington, NH (2.1 miles ), Antrim, NH (2.1 miles ), Harrisville, NH (2.4 miles ), Dublin, NH (2.5 miles ), Peterborough, NH (2.6 miles ), Greenfield, NH (2.6 miles ), Nelson, NH (2.6 miles ), Stoddard, NH (3.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.98 N, Longitude: 71.99 W
Area code: 603
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 Hancock detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Work and jobs in Hancock: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Hancock, New Hampshire
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Hancock-area historical tornado activity is above New Hampshire state average. It is 5% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 36.1 miles away from the Hancock town center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 6/22/1981, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 29.7 miles away from the town center injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Hancock-area historical earthquake activity is near New Hampshire state average. It is 74% 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 41.3 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 45.8 miles away from Hancock 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 89.5 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) earthquake occurred 90.7 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 31.8 miles away from Hancock 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 44.1 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 Hillsborough County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 8
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 11, Snows: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Hancock:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hancock:
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Public elementary/middle school in Hancock:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 3.66. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2002 was 16.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.7 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 9.6 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Hancock and their reported violations in the past:HANCOCK WATER WORKS (Population served: 413, Surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:SEVEN MAPLES CAMPGROUND (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
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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:
Hancock compared to New Hampshire state average:
Fire-safe hotels and motels in Hancock, New Hampshire:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Hancock town (based on Hillsborough County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 58.14%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 73
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 66
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 107
Number of full-service restaurants: 330
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.74% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($49,627 average adjusted gross income)
0.12% of residents moved from foreign countries ($429 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.91% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($50,293 average adjusted gross income)
0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($527 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Hancock:
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TV broadcast stations around Hancock:
Hancock fatal accident list:
May 29, 2004 10:04 PM, Us-202, Forrest Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 2, 2002 02:28 PM, Us-202, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 30, 2000 01:22 PM, Us-202, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Apr 29, 1988 07:52 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Feb 7, 1987 01:05 AM, 4110200000, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 20, 1986 05:00 PM, 4117000000, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 18See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Hancock, NH
Total length: 23 meters (75ft)
Total costs: $45,000,000
Total average daily traffic: 17,630
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,060
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 26,091
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hancock)
FAA Registered Aircraft:6
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 11 patent applications in 2008-2014.