For population 25 years and over in Jaffrey:
For population 15 years and over in Jaffrey CDP:
38 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $4,331 (2.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Nashua, NH (27.7 miles , pop. 86,605).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (58.2 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (175.5 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Sharon, NH (2.0 miles ), Rindge, NH (2.1 miles ), Peterborough, NH (2.4 miles ), Dublin, NH (2.6 miles ), Fitzwilliam, NH (2.8 miles ), Troy, NH (2.8 miles ), Temple, NH (2.9 miles ), New Ipswich, NH (2.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.81 N, Longitude: 72.02 W
Area code: 603
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 13 (12 officers).
Work and jobs in Jaffrey: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Jaffrey, New Hampshire
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Jaffrey-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New Hampshire state average. It is 15% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.7 miles away from the Jaffrey place 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 19.0 miles away from the place center injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Jaffrey-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below New Hampshire state average. It is 76% 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 52.2 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 34.6 miles away from Jaffrey center
On 10/6/1992 at 15:38:04, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 42.0 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 32.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 63.9 miles away from Jaffrey 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 52.8 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 Cheshire County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 9
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Snows: 4, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Oliver L. Spaulding - Union Army officer, Leonard R. Cutter - Politician, Walter S. Crosley - Navy admiral.
Hospital/medical center in Jaffrey:
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Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 3.66. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2002 was 17.1. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.3 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 8.0 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Jaffrey and their reported violations in the past:JAFFREY WATER WORKS (Address: 23 KNIGHT ST , Population served: 3612, Groundwater):
Past health violations:VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS (Population served: 400, Groundwater):
Past health violations:FROST TRAILER PARK (Population served: 73, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 11.2%
(11.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 16.5% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
13 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
3 people in religious group quarters in 2000
Jaffrey compared to New Hampshire state average:
Banks with branches in Jaffrey (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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2008 Presidential Elections Results
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Religion statistics for Jaffrey CDP (based on Cheshire County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 30.84%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 24
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 24
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Number of full-service restaurants: 67
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.85% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($45,295 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($111 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.87% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,715 average adjusted gross income)
0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($326 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Jaffrey, New Hampshire:
See more detailed statistics of Jaffrey fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:3
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:35 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Jaffrey)
FAA Registered Aircraft:9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Jaffrey)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 9 patent applications in 2008-2014.