For population 25 years and over in North Andover:
For population 15 years and over in North Andover town:
2,191 residents are foreign born (3.3% Asia, 3.1% Europe, 0.8% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lawrence, MA (2.9 miles , pop. 72,043).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (25.1 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (199.4 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Andover, MA (1.5 miles ), Lawrence, MA (1.7 miles ), Methuen, MA (2.2 miles ), Groveland, MA (2.5 miles ), Boxford, MA (2.5 miles ), Haverhill, MA (2.6 miles ), North Reading, MA (2.6 miles ), Georgetown, MA (2.7 miles ).
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Latitude: 42.68 N, Longitude: 71.11 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 978
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in North Andover detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 52 (40 officers).
Work and jobs in North Andover: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in North Andover, Massachusetts
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
North Andover-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Massachusetts state average. It is 12% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/29/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.3 miles away from the North Andover town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 33.7 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:North Andover-area historical earthquake activity is above Massachusetts 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 61.6 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 63.8 miles away from North Andover center
On 7/22/2003 at 11:41:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 55.7 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 50.2 miles away from the city 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 12.7 miles away from North Andover 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 60.7 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 Essex County (27) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 10
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 9, Hurricanes: 4, Floods: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Water Main Break: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Isaac Stevens - Union Army general, Cliff Bleszinski - Video game designer, George B. Loring - Politician, Samuel Phillips, Jr. - Massachusetts lieutenant governor, Jamie Hagerman - Ice hockey player, George Glennie - Football player, Harry Macpherson - Baseball player.
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.51. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 7.35. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 28.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.87. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.185. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 13.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.
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North Andover compared to Massachusetts state average:
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Religion statistics for North Andover town (based on Essex County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 64.47%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 145
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 144
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 95
Number of full-service restaurants: 557
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5.06% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($54,508 average adjusted gross income)
0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($565 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.73% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($52,620 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($831 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of North Andover fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 15 meters (49ft)
Total costs: $8,648,000
Total average daily traffic: 106,700
Total average daily truck traffic: 10,910
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 168,512
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in North Andover)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in North Andover, MA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 99 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in North Andover)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 4 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in North Andover)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 36 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 945 patent applications in 2008-2014.