Piermont, New Hampshire

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Population in 2010: 790. Population change since 2000: +11.4%
 
Males: 390  (49.4%)
Females: 400  (50.6%)
Median resident age:  46.8 years
New Hampshire median age:  43.9 years

Zip codes: 03779.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $48,243 (it was $38,611 in 2000)
Piermont:

$48,243
NH:

$63,280
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $31,213 (it was $22,183 in 2000)

Piermont town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $197,183 (it was $99,200 in 2000)
Piermont:

$197,183
NH:

$236,000
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $243,172; Detached houses: $256,715; Townhouses or other attached units: $321,568; In 2-unit structures: $187,993; Mobile homes: $98,944
Piermont races chart
  • White alone - 762 (96.5%)
  • Two or more races - 11 (1.4%)
  • Asian alone - 7 (0.9%)
  • Hispanic - 6 (0.8%)
  • American Indian alone - 3 (0.4%)
  • Black alone - 1 (0.1%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Piermont: 206.6 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (30.3%), Irish (21.3%), French (9.4%), Scottish (8.2%), French Canadian (6.1%), German (5.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1764

Elevation: 568 feet

Land area: 38.5 square miles.

Population density: 21 people per square mile   (very low).

Piermont,NH real estate house value index trend

Piermont, New Hampshire map

For population 25 years and over in Piermont:

  • High school or higher: 89.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Piermont town:

  • Never married: 21.8%
  • Now married: 61.4%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 11.4%

14 residents are foreign born

This town:  2.0%
New Hampshire:  5.3%



According to our research of New Hampshire and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Piermont, New Hampshire as of May 22, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Piermont to the number of sex offenders is 337 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Piermont town:  2.1% ($2,123)
New Hampshire:  2.3% ($2,946)
Piermont satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, NH (74.7 miles , pop. 107,006).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (124.2 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (235.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Bradford, VT (2.1 miles ), Orford, NH (2.2 miles ), Benton, NH (2.7 miles ), Newbury, VT (2.7 miles ), Fairlee, VT (2.7 miles ), Warren, NH (2.9 miles ), Haverhill, NH (2.9 miles ), Wentworth, NH (3.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $78,200
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $78,200
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $78,200

Latitude: 43.98 N, Longitude: 72.04 W

Area code: 603

Piermont household income distribution Piermont home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

2.7%
New Hampshire:

4.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (14%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Repair and maintenance (6%)
  • Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Health care (31%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Food and beverage stores (6%)
  • Printing and related support activities (5%)
  • Social assistance (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Carpenters (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Piermont: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Piermont, New Hampshire

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Piermont, New Hampshire average temperatures Piermont, New Hampshire average precipitation Piermont, New Hampshire humidity Piermont, New Hampshire wind speed Piermont, New Hampshire snowfall Piermont, New Hampshire sunshine Piermont, New Hampshire clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Piermont-area historical tornado activity is below New Hampshire state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/11/1966, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 3.2 miles away from the Piermont town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/11/1973, a category F2 tornado 28.5 miles away from the town center .

Earthquake activity:

Piermont-area historical earthquake activity is near New Hampshire state average. It is 90% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 90.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 114.4 miles away from Piermont 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 39.7 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 22.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 11:04:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, 3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 89.0 miles away from Piermont 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 37.3 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 (21) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Snows: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Piermont topographic map

Birthplace of: Ira Hobart Evans - Army Medal of Honor recipient.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipients born in Piermont: Ira H. Evans, Nathaniel C. Barker.

Hospitals and medical centers near Piermont:

  • GRAFTON COUNTY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; NORTH HAVERHILL, NH)
  • GLENCLIFF HOME FOR THE ELDERLY (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; GLENCLIFF, NH)
  • COTTAGE HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 11 miles away; WOODSVILLE, NH)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Piermont:

  • Dartmouth College (about 23 miles; Hanover, NH; Full-time enrollment: 6,030)
  • Plymouth State University (about 24 miles; Plymouth, NH; FT enrollment: 4,838)
  • Norwich University (about 33 miles; Northfield, VT; FT enrollment: 4,221)
  • Middlebury College (about 57 miles; Middlebury, VT; FT enrollment: 3,077)
  • NHTI-Concord's Community College (about 59 miles; Concord, NH; FT enrollment: 2,865)
  • Castleton State College (about 63 miles; Castleton, VT; FT enrollment: 2,079)
  • Saint Michael's College (about 67 miles; Colchester, VT; FT enrollment: 2,336)

Public elementary/middle school in Piermont:

See full list of schools located in Piermont

Library in Piermont:

  • PIERMONT PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $43,353; Location: 130 ROUTE 10; 15,453 books; 490 audio materials; 824 video materials; 22 state licensed databases; 21 print serial subscriptions; 3 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Piermont: Whitman Camp (A), Piermont Fire Department (B), Piermont First Aid Stabilization Team Squad (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Cedar Grover Cemetery (1), River Road Cemetery (2), South Lawn Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Lake Katherine (A), Lake Tarleton (B), Lake Armington (C), Lake Constance (D), Lake Armington (E), Lake Tarleton (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Eastman Brook (A), Waits River (B), Indian Pond Brook (C), Bean Brook (D). Display/hide their 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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2000 was 71.7. This is about average.

City:

71.7
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2000 was 26.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.1
U.S.:

32.0
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
New Hampshire:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  68.3%
Whole state:  66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.8%
Whole state:  8.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

4.9%
Whole state:

6.5%

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

2.7%
Whole state:

2.8%

Piermont compared to New Hampshire state average:

  • Median house value 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.
  • Renting percentage 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.

Banks with branches in Piermont (2011 data):

  • Woodsville Guaranty Savings Bank: Piermont Branch at River Road And Route 25, branch established on 1973/10/01. Info updated 2006/10/31: Bank assets: $393.0 mil, Deposits: $296.3 mil, headquarters in Woodsville, NH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Guaranty Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (45%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (35%)
  • Wood (18%)
  • Utility gas (1%)
  • Electricity (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Piermont town (based on Grafton County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 30.98%
Here: 31.0%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Church of ChristUnited Methodist ChurchEpiscopal ChurchAmerican Baptist Churches in the USA
Adherents52.1%13.3%8.5%6.2%5.7%
Congregations14.7%21.1%17.9%7.4%10.5%
NameJewishLDS (Mormon) ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents3.3%2.9%2.0%1.6%4.4%
Congregations2.1%2.1%2.1%8.4%13.7%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 33
Grafton County:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

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

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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
Grafton County:

6.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

14.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.2%
New Hampshire:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Grafton County:

22.9%
New Hampshire:

24.4%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.9%
State:

15.9%

7.43% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($54,284 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.43%
New Hampshire average:

6.07%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($5,320 average AGI)
Grafton County:

0.07%
New Hampshire average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Windsor County, VT  0.60% ($56,827 average AGI)
from Sullivan County, NH  0.54% ($43,000)
from Merrimack County, NH  0.43% ($43,161)


8.27% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,736 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.27%
New Hampshire average:

6.45%

0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($436 average AGI)
Grafton County:

0.11%
New Hampshire average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Windsor County, VT  0.63% ($41,380 average AGI)
to Merrimack County, NH  0.51% ($37,633)
to Sullivan County, NH  0.46% ($44,975)

Strongest AM radio stations in Piermont:

  • WTWN (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WELLS RIVER, VT; Owner: PUFFER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPNH (1300 AM; 5 kW; PLYMOUTH, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WNTK (1020 AM; 10 kW; NEWPORT, NH; Owner: KOOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDEV (550 AM; 5 kW; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • 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 Piermont:

  • 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)
  • WEVH (91.3 FM; HANOVER, NH; Owner: NEW HAMPSHIRE PUBLIC RADIO INC)
  • WPNH-FM (100.1 FM; PLYMOUTH, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WSCY (106.9 FM; MOULTONBOROUGH, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • WHDQ (106.1 FM; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WYKR-FM (101.3 FM; HAVERHILL, NH; Owner: PUFFER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGMT (97.7 FM; LYNDON, VT; Owner: VERMONT BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WCVT (101.7 FM; STOWE, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT CLASSICS, L.L.C.)
  • WVPR (89.5 FM; WINDSOR, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WDEV-FM (96.1 FM; WARREN, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WGLV (91.7 FM; WOODSTOCK, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES INC)
  • WHDQ-FM1 (106.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WMTK (106.3 FM; LITTLETON, NH; Owner: VERMONT BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WVPS (107.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WLKC (103.3 FM; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO BROADCASTING SERVICES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Piermont:

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

Piermont fatal accident list:

Jul 29, 2010 11:05 PM, Sr-25, Lat: 43.97117, Lon: -72.06692, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jun 19, 2002 01:40 AM, Sr-10, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: 2
May 7, 1994 05:05 PM, Route 105s, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
Dec 19, 1992 08:00 PM, Sr10, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 12
Total length: 24 meters (79ft)
Total costs: $30,000,000
Total average daily traffic: 8,630
Total average daily truck traffic: 482
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 12,774

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1920-1929: 1
  • 1930-1939: 1
  • 1940-1949: 1
  • 1950-1959: 2
  • 1960-1969: 1
  • 1970-1979: 1
  • 1980-1989: 0
  • 1990-1999: 2
  • 2000-2009: 2
  • 2010-2012: 1
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Piermont, NH

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • STATION, On Us Route 10 1.35 Mi N Of (Lat: 43.989778 Lon: -72.075639), Overall height: 22.9 m, Call Sign: KZW76
    Assigned Frequencies: 6725.00 MHz, 6795.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/08/2010, Expiration Date: 02/01/2020
    Registrant: Utilities Telecom Council, 1901 Pennsylvania Ave, Nw, Suite 500, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 833-6803, Fax: (202) 833-6803, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: K1CLD
    Grant Date: 07/30/1997, Expiration Date: 07/30/2007, Cancellation Date: 07/31/2009
    Registrant: William R Deal, Piermont, NH 03779
  • Call Sign: KA1JSB, Licensee ID: L00185456
    Grant Date: 12/17/1999, Expiration Date: 03/13/2010, Cancellation Date: 12/27/2000
    Registrant: Donald A Smith, Piermont, NH 03779
  • Call Sign: WB6MXL, Licensee ID: L00137149
    Grant Date: 03/05/2004, Expiration Date: 05/24/2014
    Registrant: Peter Erpelding, 255 River Rd, Piermont, NH 03779
  • Call Sign: KB1JCN, Licensee ID: L00605502
    Grant Date: 11/05/2012, Expiration Date: 12/10/2022, Certifier: Brian K Rose
    Registrant: Brian K Rose, Piermont, NH 03779

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4
  • Hazardous Condition: 14

Incident types - Piermont

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Piermont, NH
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