For population 25 years and over in Pembroke:
For population 15 years and over in Pembroke town:
60 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, NH (12.5 miles , pop. 107,006).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (61.3 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (212.3 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Suncook, NH (1.5 miles ), Allenstown, NH (1.5 miles ), Bow, NH (2.1 miles ), Hooksett, NH (2.3 miles ), Concord, NH (2.5 miles ), Epsom, NH (2.5 miles ), Chichester, NH (2.6 miles ), Dunbarton, NH (3.1 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.17 N, Longitude: 71.45 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 603
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 Pembroke detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 12 (10 officers).
Work and jobs in Pembroke: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Pembroke, New Hampshire
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Pembroke-area historical tornado activity is above New Hampshire state average. It is 18% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/9/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 27.9 miles away from the Pembroke town center injured 5 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 7/24/2008, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 7.3 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 2 people and caused $2 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Pembroke-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above New Hampshire state average. It is 63% 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 24.2 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 70.6 miles away from Pembroke center
On 6/16/1995 at 12:13:11, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 80.8 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 70.5 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 12.6 miles away from Pembroke center
On 7/22/2003 at 11:41:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 77.3 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 Merrimack County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 11, Winter Storms: 3, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Byron M. Cutcheon - Army Medal of Honor recipient, Megan McTavish - Soap opera actor, Thomas W. Knox - Children's writer, Brian Foster (ice hockey) - Ice hockey goaltender, Caleb Scofield - Bass guitarist.
Medal of Honor Recipient born in Pembroke: Byron M. Cutcheon.
Hospitals/medical centers near Pembroke:
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Local government website: www.pembroke-nh.com/index.asp
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Public high school in Pembroke:
Public elementary/middle schools in Pembroke:
See full list of schools located in Pembroke, School District: PEMBROKE SCHOOL DISTRICT
Private elementary/middle schools in Pembroke:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 7.41. This is significantly worse than average. There were 14 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 10.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.5 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 13.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.41. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Pembroke and their reported violations in the past:PEMBROKE WATER WORKS (Population served: 5325, Groundwater):
Past health violations:MEETING HOUSE WATER CO (Population served: 35, Groundwater):
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
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Pembroke compared to New Hampshire state average:
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Religion statistics for Pembroke town (based on Merrimack County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 38.57%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 27
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 18
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 65
Number of full-service restaurants: 115
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.06% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($44,494 average adjusted gross income)
0.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($191 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.80% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($41,899 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($244 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Pembroke fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 7
Total length: 18 meters (59ft)
Total costs: $15,000,000
Total average daily traffic: 58,810
Total average daily truck traffic: 4,016
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Pembroke)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:6
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:5 (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:49 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Pembroke)
FAA Registered Aircraft:11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Pembroke)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Pembroke, NH
Total of 38 patent applications in 2008-2014.