For population 25 years and over in Jefferson:
For population 15 years and over in Jefferson town:
23 residents are foreign born (2.2% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (78.1 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (144.5 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (274.0 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.39 N, Longitude: 71.47 W
Area code: 603
Jefferson tourist attractions:
Work and jobs in Jefferson: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Jefferson, New Hampshire
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Jefferson-area historical tornado activity is significantly below New Hampshire state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/11/1966, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 31.9 miles away from the Jefferson town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 5/19/1982, a category F1 (max. wind speeds 73-112 mph) tornado 22.5 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Jefferson-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below New Hampshire state average. It is 81% 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 62.1 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 15.6 miles away from Jefferson center
On 6/16/1995 at 12:13:11, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 23.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/17/2000 at 08:16:20, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 10.1 mi) earthquake occurred 52.3 miles away from the city center
On 2/26/1999 at 03:38:43, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 2.0 mi) earthquake occurred 96.5 miles away from Jefferson center
On 1/3/2000 at 21:05:50, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 6.0 mi) earthquake occurred 64.6 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 Coos County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Thaddeus S. C. Lowe - Chemist and inventor, Harris M. Plaisted - Union Army general.
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Jefferson:
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Private elementary/middle schools in Jefferson:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2002 was 18.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2006 was 8.77. This is better than average. There were 3 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 4.72. This is significantly better than average. There were 4 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Jefferson and their reported violations in the past:SANTAS VILLAGE (Population served: 1000, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:SANTAS VILLAGE SNACK BAR (Population served: 700, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:WATER WHEEL BREAKFAST/GIFT HSE (Population served: 180, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:SIX GUN CITY/WATER SLIDE (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past health violations:SKYWOOD MANOR INN AND HOTEL (Population served: 35, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Jefferson 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:
Jefferson compared to New Hampshire state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
1996 2000 2008
1996 Presidential Elections Results
2000 Presidential Elections Results
2008 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Jefferson (based on Coos County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 65.61%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 14
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Number of full-service restaurants: 41
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.49% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,306 average adjusted gross income)
0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($396 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.05% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,686 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Jefferson fatal accident list:
Aug 28, 2004 07:00 PM, Sr-115a, Israel River Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jun 1, 1999 04:05 PM, Us-2, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Feb 2, 1987 01:50 PM, 1221500000, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 14, 1975 11:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 18See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Jefferson, NH
Total length: 25 meters (82ft)
Total costs: $45,000,000
Total average daily traffic: 25,840
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,836
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 38,243
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:4
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Jefferson)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Jefferson, NH
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.