For population 25 years and over in Huntington:
For population 15 years and over in Huntington town:
31 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chicopee, MA (15.4 miles , pop. 54,653).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (90.7 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (111.2 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Chester, MA (2.0 miles ), Montgomery, MA (2.1 miles ), Westhampton, MA (2.4 miles ), Russell, MA (2.6 miles ), Southampton, MA (2.7 miles ), Blandford, MA (2.8 miles ), Chesterfield, MA (3.0 miles ), Middlefield, MA (3.1 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.27 N, Longitude: 72.86 W
Area code: 413
Work and jobs in Huntington: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Huntington, Massachusetts
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Huntington-area historical tornado activity is above Massachusetts state average. It is 34% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/3/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.0 miles away from the Huntington town center killed 3 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 5/29/1995, a category F4 tornado 17.2 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Huntington-area historical earthquake activity is below Massachusetts state average. It is 90% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 96.1 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 30.4 miles away from Huntington center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 11.6 miles away from the city 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 33.5 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 98.0 miles away from Huntington center
On 7/24/2007 at 01:56:48, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, 2.7 LG, Depth: 9.3 mi) earthquake occurred 68.4 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 Hampshire County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Snowstorms: 3, Storms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Louis B. Allyn - Chemist, Michael J. Dowling (Minnesota politician) - Politician.
Hospitals/medical centers near Huntington:
Amtrak stations near Huntington:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Huntington:
Public high school in Huntington:
See full list of schools located in Huntington
Public elementary/middle schools in Huntington:
(lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.350. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.4 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 3.61. This is significantly worse than average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2002 was 9.83. This is significantly better than average. There were 4 monitors within city limits.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 26.3. This is about average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 15.8. This is better than average. There were 2 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.8. This is worse than average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Huntington and their reported violations in the past:HUNTINGTON WATER DEPT (Population served: 1200, Surface_water):
Past health violations:
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)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Huntington compared to Massachusetts state average:
Banks with branches in Huntington (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Huntington (based on Hampshire County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 33.77%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 32
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 24
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Number of full-service restaurants: 158
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.03% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,450 average adjusted gross income)
0.74% of residents moved from foreign countries ($524 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.33% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($38,073 average adjusted gross income)
0.16% of residents moved to foreign countries ($351 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Huntington:
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See more detailed statistics of Huntington fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2009 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 8
Total length: 49 meters (161ft)
Total costs: $28,472,000
Total average daily traffic: 13,740
Total average daily truck traffic: 818
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 21,701
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:6
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Huntington)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Huntington, MA
Total of 8 patent applications in 2008-2013.