Orford, New Hampshire

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Population in 2010: 1,237.
Population change since 2000: +13.4%
 
Males: 602  (48.7%)
Females: 635  (51.3%)
Median resident age:

45.0 years
New Hampshire median age:

43.9 years

Zip codes: 03777.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $66,779 (it was $46,250 in 2000)
Orford:

$66,779
NH:

$77,933

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $42,578 (it was $24,196 in 2000)

Orford town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $250,509 (it was $120,700 in 2000)
Orford:

$250,509
NH:

$281,400

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $292,289; detached houses: $316,046; townhouses or other attached units: $329,072; in 2-unit structures: $387,545; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $189,964; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $282,884; mobile homes: $69,441
March 2019 cost of living index in Orford: 106.4 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Orford, NH (2010)
    • 1,19696.7%White alone
    • 191.5%Two or more races
    • 90.7%Asian alone
    • 80.6%Hispanic
    • 50.4%Black alone

Races in Orford detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Crime rates in Orford by year

Type

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2015

2016

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(80.3)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(94.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(81.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(76.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
2
(189.8)
0
(0.0)
2
(161.4)
3
(242.9)
3
(243.3)
1
(80.1)
1
(80.3)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(189.8)
8
(770.0)
5
(403.6)
10
(809.7)
2
(162.2)
2
(160.1)
0
(0.0)
3
(230.4)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(81.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index39.830.827.472.123.512.069.824.6

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Orford, NH

Crime rate in Orford detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.77
New Hampshire average:

2.05
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Ancestries: English (29.3%), German (13.5%), Irish (12.7%), French (9.3%), United States (6.1%), Scottish (4.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1761

Elevation: 419 feet

Land area: 46.7 square miles.

Population density: 27 people per square mile   (very low).

Orford, New Hampshire map

27 residents are foreign born (0.7% Asia, 0.7% Africa, 0.5% Europe, 0.3% North America).

This town:

2.5%
New Hampshire:

4.4%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Orford town:

2.2% ($2,676)
New Hampshire:

2.3% ($2,946)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, NH (71.2 miles , pop. 107,006).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (120.6 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (230.8 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Fairlee, VT (2.0 miles ),
Piermont, NH (2.2 miles ),
Bradford, VT (2.5 miles ),
West Fairlee, VT (2.8 miles ),
Lyme, NH (2.8 miles ),
Wentworth, NH (2.9 miles ),
Warren, NH (3.1 miles ),
Dorchester, NH (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 43.91 N, Longitude: 72.08 W

Area code: 603

Distribution of median household income in Orford, NH in 2019
Orford satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.2%
New Hampshire:

3.5%
Unemployment by year
Most common industries in Orford, NH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (14.1%)
  • Educational services (13.6%)
  • Construction (8.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.7%)
  • Public administration (3.1%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (2.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (15.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (10.6%)
  • Educational services (8.4%)
  • Health care (7.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.5%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (3.9%)
  • Public administration (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (20.7%)
  • Educational services (18.8%)
  • Personal & laundry services (5.2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.2%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (3.6%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (3.2%)
Most common occupations in Orford, NH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Carpenters (3.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Carpenters (6.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.8%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (12.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Registered nurses (5.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)

Average climate in Orford, New Hampshire

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Orford, New Hampshire average temperatures Orford, New Hampshire average precipitation Orford, New Hampshire humidity Orford, New Hampshire wind speed Orford, New Hampshire snowfall Orford, New Hampshire sunshine Orford, New Hampshire clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 57.3. This is better than average.

City:

57.3
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.34. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 22.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.34
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Orford-area historical tornado activity is below New Hampshire state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/11/1966, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 6.4 miles away from the Orford town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/11/1973, a category F2 tornado 24.3 miles away from the town center .

Earthquake activity:

Orford-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above New Hampshire state average. It is 71% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 90.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW) earthquake occurred 90.6 miles away from Orford center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 112.8 miles away from Orford center
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 37.0 miles away from Orford center
On 10/16/2012 at 23:12:25, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 ML, Depth: 10.0 mi) earthquake occurred 74.3 miles away from Orford 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 27.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Grafton County (32) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 20
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 16, Storms: 16, Hurricanes: 3, Snows: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Tropical Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Orford topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Orford:

  • GLENCLIFF HOME FOR THE ELDERLY (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; GLENCLIFF, NH)
  • GRAFTON COUNTY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; NORTH HAVERHILL, NH)
  • KENDAL AT HANOVER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; HANOVER, NH)
  • COTTAGE HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 16 miles away; WOODSVILLE, NH)

Heliports located in Orford:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Orford:

  • Dartmouth College (about 18 miles; Hanover, NH; Full-time enrollment: 6,030)
  • Plymouth State University (about 22 miles; Plymouth, NH; FT enrollment: 4,838)
  • Norwich University (about 34 miles; Northfield, VT; FT enrollment: 4,221)
  • NHTI-Concord's Community College (about 55 miles; Concord, NH; FT enrollment: 2,865)
  • Middlebury College (about 56 miles; Middlebury, VT; FT enrollment: 3,077)
  • Castleton State College (about 59 miles; Castleton, VT; FT enrollment: 2,079)
  • Saint Michael's College (about 68 miles; Colchester, VT; FT enrollment: 2,336)

Public high school in Orford:

  • RIVENDELL ACADEMY (Location: 2972 ROUTE 25A, Grades: 7-12)

Libraries in Orford:

  • ORFORD SOCIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $37,449; Location: 573 NH RT. 10; 9,426 books; 480 audio materials; 525 video materials; 22 state licensed databases; 19 print serial subscriptions)
  • ORFORD FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $15,373; Location: 2539 ROUTE 25A; 9,602 books; 427 audio materials; 640 video materials; 22 state licensed databases; 6 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Orford: Mount Cube Ski Touring Center (A), Camp Weston (B), Dartmouth Outing Club Camp (C), Moosilauke Camp (D), Orford Volunteer Fire Department (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Orford: Orford Congregational Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes and swamps: Upper Baker Pond (A), Indian Pond (B), Mason Pond (C), Mud Turtle Pond (D), Pickerel Pond (E), Reeds Marsh (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Brackett Brook (A), South Branch Jacobs Brook (B), North Branch Jacobs Brook (C), Mousley Brook (D), Clough Brook (E), Archertown Brook (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Orford: Orford Street Historic District (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: White Goose Inn (422 Route 10) (1), Ivey Marshall J & Renee II (Route 10) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Grafton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Orford and their reported violations in the past:

WESTSHIRE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Serves VT, Population served: 131, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (OCT-10-2008), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-10-2008), St Tech Assistance Visit (OCT-10-2008), St Public Notif requested (OCT-10-2008), St Compliance achieved (JAN-29-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (SEP-17-2008), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-17-2008), St Tech Assistance Visit (SEP-17-2008), St Public Notif requested (SEP-17-2008), St Compliance achieved (JAN-29-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (AUG-18-2008), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-18-2008), St Tech Assistance Visit (AUG-18-2008), St Public Notif requested (AUG-18-2008), St Compliance achieved (JAN-29-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (AUG-10-2007), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-10-2007), St Tech Assistance Visit (AUG-10-2007), St Public Notif requested (AUG-10-2007), St Public Notif received (OCT-18-2007), St Compliance achieved (JAN-29-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (AUG-25-2006), St Boil Water Order (AUG-25-2006), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-25-2006), St Public Notif requested (AUG-25-2006), St Public Notif received (AUG-28-2006), St Compliance achieved (NOV-06-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (JUL-19-2006), St Boil Water Order (JUL-19-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-19-2006), St Public Notif requested (JUL-19-2006), St Public Notif received (JUL-27-2006), St Compliance achieved (NOV-06-2006)
  • 3 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
ORFORD VILLAGE DIST (Population served: 128, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-31-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-31-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-07-2012), St Compliance achieved (FEB-13-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-25-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-25-2007), St Public Notif received (NOV-01-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAY-07-2008)
  • OCCT/SOWT Treatment Installation/Demonstration - In DEC-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-05-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-05-2005), St Public Notif received (JAN-19-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAY-14-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-01-2012 and OCT-01-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-25-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-25-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-01-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-26-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-01-2012 and OCT-01-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-25-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-25-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-01-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-26-2012)
Average household size:
This town:

2.3 people
New Hampshire:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

64.7%
Whole state:

66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

7.5%
Whole state:

8.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

5.5%
Whole state:

6.5%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

2.8%
Whole state:

2.8%

For population 15 years and over in Orford:

Marital status in Orford, NH
  • Never married: 21.0%
  • Now married: 63.2%
  • Separated: 0.1%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 9.7%

For population 25 years and over in Orford:

  • High school or higher: 91.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 37.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 17.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.0
New Hampshire average:

10.9

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Orford, NH (based on Grafton County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic9,50312
Mainline Protestant7,83257
Evangelical Protestant1,49429
Other1,32011
None68,969-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 33
This county:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Here:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
Grafton County:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 55
Here:

6.45 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

4.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 123
Here:

14.41 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

9.70 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.2%
New Hampshire:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

22.9%
State:

24.4%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Grafton County:

15.9%
State:

15.9%

8.17% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($66,002 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.17%
New Hampshire average:

6.87%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($826 average AGI)
Grafton County:

0.07%
New Hampshire average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Windsor County, VT  0.55% ($72,721 average AGI)
from Merrimack County, NH  0.47% ($48,618)
from Sullivan County, NH  0.46% ($51,959)


8.38% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($61,823 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.38%
New Hampshire average:

6.70%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($751 average AGI)
Grafton County:

0.08%
New Hampshire average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Windsor County, VT  0.69% ($55,796 average AGI)
to Sullivan County, NH  0.56% ($52,584)
to Merrimack County, NH  0.51% ($55,968)

Strongest AM radio stations in Orford:

  • WTWN (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WELLS RIVER, VT; Owner: PUFFER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPNH (1300 AM; 5 kW; PLYMOUTH, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WNTK (1020 AM; 10 kW; NEWPORT, NH; Owner: KOOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDEV (550 AM; 5 kW; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Orford:

  • WEVH (91.3 FM; HANOVER, NH; Owner: NEW HAMPSHIRE PUBLIC RADIO INC)
  • WPNH-FM (100.1 FM; PLYMOUTH, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WVFM (105.7 FM; CAMPTON, NH; Owner: DEVON BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHOM (94.9 FM; MT. WASHINGTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHDQ (106.1 FM; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WEBK (105.3 FM; KILLINGTON, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJJR (98.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZRT (97.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVPR (89.5 FM; WINDSOR, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WSCY (106.9 FM; MOULTONBOROUGH, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WGLV (91.7 FM; WOODSTOCK, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES INC)
  • WHDQ-FM1 (106.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WDEV-FM (96.1 FM; WARREN, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WRJT (103.1 FM; ROYALTON, VT; Owner: LISBON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCVT (101.7 FM; STOWE, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT CLASSICS, L.L.C.)
  • WGMT (97.7 FM; LYNDON, VT; Owner: VERMONT BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WVPS (107.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WEZF (92.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLKC (103.3 FM; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO BROADCASTING SERVICES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Orford:

  • W15BK (Channel 15; HANOVER, NH; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)

Orford fatal accident list:

Jul 11, 2006 03:35 PM, Sr-25a, Dame Hill Rd, Lat: 43.883560, Lon: -72.102860, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 9, 2005 07:35 PM, Sr-10, Sawyer Brook Rd, Lat: 43.897940, Lon: -72.138690, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 25, 1992 10:20 AM, Sr25a, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 15, 1987 03:53 PM, 2309000000, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jun 7, 1976 00:45 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jun 7, 1975 00:45 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 102ft / 31.1mTotal length
  • $50,272,000Total costs
  • 10,035Total average daily traffic
  • 650Total average daily truck traffic
  • 14,848Total future (year 2038) average daily traffic
New bridges in Orford, NH - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31920-1929
  • 51930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Orford, NH

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • PETER M CONNOLLY, 3.3 Miles Ne Of Ordfordville On Dame Hill Road (Lat: 43.900556 Lon: -72.041111), Type: 29.0, Overall height: 24.4 m, Registrant: United States Cellular Corporation, Chica-go, Phone: (773) 399-8900
  • Mark L Gartley, 3.3 Miles Ne Of Ordfordville On Dame Hill Road (Lat: 43.900556 Lon: -72.041111), Type: 29.0, Overall height: 24.4 m, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, Pconnoll@hklaw.Com, , Washi-ngton, Phone: (202) 862-5989
  • 3.3 Miles Ne Of Ordfordville On Dame Hill Road (Lat: 43.900556 Lon: -72.041111), Type: 29.0, Overall height: 24.4 m, Registrant: United States Cellular Corporation, Glenn.Werner@koteen.Com, , Washi-ngton, Phone: (202) 467-5700

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Call Sign: KA66582,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10525.0 MHz, 24150.0 MHz, Grant Date: 05/04/2000, Expiration Date: 05/04/2005, Cancellation Date: 07/09/2005, Certifier: Harold R Jarvis, Registrant: Orford, Town Of, Rt 25a, Orford, NH 03777, Phone: (603) 353-4252
  • Jct Of Indian Pond Road And Grimes Hill Road (Lat: 43.925806 Lon: -72.058583), Type: Upole, Structure height: 13 m, Overall height: 15 m, Call Sign: WQOH836,
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.9800 MHz, Grant Date: 09/30/2011, Expiration Date: 09/30/2021, Cancellation Date: 02/04/2015, Certifier: Robert Armstrong, Registrant: New Hampshire Electric Cooperative, Inc., 579 Tenney Mtn Hwy, Plymouth, NH 03264, Phone: (603) 536-8811, Fax: (603) 536-8687, Email:
  • Lat: 43.900361 Lon: -72.124278, Call Sign: WRBV966,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.815 MHz, Grant Date: 07/05/2018, Expiration Date: 07/05/2028, Certifier: John Adams, Registrant: Ossipee Mountain Electronics, Post Office Box 950, Moultonboro, NH 03254-0950, Phone: (603) 476-5581, Fax: (603) 476-5587, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Orford)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: ENSTROM F-28F (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 110PD , Serial Number: 768, Certificate Issue Date: 02/02/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Gregory W Landgraf, 104 Upper Stonehouse Mountain Rd, Orford, NH 03777
    Deregistered: Yes

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Orford, NH
  • 58.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 21.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 17.1%Wood
  • 1.6%Electricity
  • 0.5%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Orford, NH
  • 44.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 36.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 10.8%Electricity
  • 8.6%Wood


Orford compared to New Hampshire state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 3 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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