For population 25 years and over in Henniker:
For population 15 years and over in Henniker CDP:
55 residents are foreign born (1.4% Asia, 1.4% North America, 0.7% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $5,935 (2.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, NH (23.1 miles , pop. 107,006).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (70.1 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (192.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Hillsborough, NH (2.4 miles ), Hopkinton, NH (2.5 miles ), Hillsborough, NH (2.5 miles ), Contoocook, NH (2.5 miles ), Warner, NH (2.6 miles ), Deering, NH (2.7 miles ), Bradford, NH (2.9 miles ), Weare, NH (3.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.18 N, Longitude: 71.82 W
Area code: 603
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 9 (8 officers).
Work and jobs in Henniker: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Henniker, New Hampshire
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Henniker-area historical tornado activity is above New Hampshire state average. It is 12% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 52.2 miles away from the Henniker place center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 7/2/1961, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 8.3 miles away from the place center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Henniker-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above New Hampshire state average. It is 68% 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 24.8 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 73.3 miles away from Henniker center
On 6/16/1995 at 12:13:11, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 76.6 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) earthquake occurred 62.1 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 15.9 miles away from Henniker center
On 7/22/2003 at 11:41:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 95.4 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 Merrimack County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 11, Winter Storms: 3, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Amy Beach - (1867-1944), composer, Jacob Rice - Politician.
Hospitals/medical centers near Henniker:
Airports located in Henniker:
College/University in Henniker:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Henniker:
See full list of schools located in Henniker
Public elementary/middle school in Henniker:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 6.49. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 14.7 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 9.72. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 13.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.5 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.41. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.5 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Henniker and their reported violations in the past:COGSWELL SPRINGS WATER WORKS (Population served: 2400, Groundwater):
Past health violations:ROCK N BIRCH CAMPING AREA (Population served: 125, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 3.8%
(4.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
416 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
6 people in homes for the mentally retarded
Henniker compared to New Hampshire state average:
Banks with branches in Henniker (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Henniker (based on Merrimack County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 38.57%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 27
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 18
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 65
Number of full-service restaurants: 115
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.06% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($44,494 average adjusted gross income)
0.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($191 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.80% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($41,899 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($244 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Henniker, New Hampshire:See more detailed statistics of Henniker fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2009 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:6
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Henniker)
FAA Registered Aircraft:8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Henniker)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Henniker, NH
Businesses in Henniker, NH
Total of 29 patent applications in 2008-2013.