For population 25 years and over in Lempster:
For population 15 years and over in Lempster town:
26 residents are foreign born (1.9% Europe, 0.8% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, NH (40.8 miles , pop. 107,006).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (84.1 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (196.3 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Acworth, NH (2.3 miles ), Goshen, NH (2.3 miles ), Unity, NH (2.4 miles ), Washington, NH (2.5 miles ), Marlow, NH (2.9 miles ), Newport, NH (3.0 miles ), Alstead, NH (3.1 miles ), Newbury, NH (3.2 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.23 N, Longitude: 72.19 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 603
Work and jobs in Lempster: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Lempster, New Hampshire
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Lempster-area historical tornado activity is above New Hampshire state average. It is 15% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/20/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 32.4 miles away from the Lempster town center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 52.8 miles away from the town center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Lempster-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below New Hampshire state average. It is 78% 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 34.7 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 74.1 miles away from Lempster 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 77.9 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 61.5 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 31.2 miles away from Lempster 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 60.4 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 Sullivan County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Snows: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Medal of Honor Recipient born in Lempster: William H. Wilcox.
Hospitals/medical centers near Lempster:
Amtrak stations near Lempster:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lempster:
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Public elementary/middle school in Lempster:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 3.66. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2002 was 12.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.4 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 8.4 miles away from the city center.
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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:
Lempster compared to New Hampshire state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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2012 Presidential Elections Results
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Religion statistics for Lempster town (based on Sullivan County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 33.87%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.60% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($47,431 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($93 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.05% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($41,905 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Lempster:
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TV broadcast stations around Lempster:
Lempster fatal accident list:
Aug 10, 2008 02:00 AM, Sr-10, Lat: 43.258483, Lon: -72.162492, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
Jul 1, 1995 01:40 AM, Route 10, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 12See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Lempster, NH
Total length: 7 meters (23ft)
Total costs: $30,000,000
Total average daily traffic: 12,920
Total average daily truck traffic: 562
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 19,122
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Lempster)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lempster)
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Lempster, NH
Total of 11 patent applications in 2008-2014.