Pittsfield, New Hampshire

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Population in 2010: 1,576.
Population change since 2000: -5.6%
Males: 658  (41.8%)
Females: 918  (58.2%)
Median resident age:

40.7 years
New Hampshire median age:

43.2 years

Zip codes: 03263.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $48,410 (it was $33,194 in 2000)
Pittsfield:

$48,410
NH:

$73,381

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $26,543 (it was $17,845 in 2000)

Pittsfield CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $170,357 (it was $84,700 in 2000)
Pittsfield:

$170,357
NH:

$263,600

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $255,356; detached houses: $277,671; townhouses or other attached units: $211,121; in 2-unit structures: $211,941; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $248,223; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $136,964; mobile homes: $46,746

Median gross rent in 2017: $814.

March 2019 cost of living index in Pittsfield: 112.8 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 20.4%
(19.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Pittsfield, NH (2010)
    • 1,48394.1%White alone
    • 503.2%Hispanic
    • 291.8%Two or more races
    • 100.6%Asian alone
    • 40.3%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of New Hampshire and other state lists, there were 18 registered sex offenders living in Pittsfield, New Hampshire as of July 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Pittsfield is 90 to 1.


Crime rates in Pittsfield by year

Type

2005

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2014

2015

2016

2018

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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(44.7)
3
(67.7)
3
(68.0)
1
(23.0)
5
(121.6)
1
(24.3)
3
(73.6)
6
(147.7)
1
(24.6)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(44.7)
1
(22.6)
1
(22.7)
1
(23.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(24.3)
1
(24.5)
1
(24.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
7
(160.8)
4
(89.4)
5
(112.8)
8
(181.4)
3
(69.0)
5
(121.6)
7
(169.9)
6
(147.2)
3
(73.9)
9
(221.2)
7
(170.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
11
(252.6)
12
(268.1)
13
(293.4)
12
(272.2)
11
(253.0)
28
(681.1)
35
(849.7)
27
(662.3)
17
(418.6)
10
(245.8)
2
(48.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
79
(1,814)
56
(1,251)
82
(1,851)
52
(1,179)
63
(1,449)
90
(2,189)
73
(1,772)
45
(1,104)
23
(566.4)
50
(1,229)
15
(365.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(114.8)
2
(44.7)
5
(112.8)
1
(22.7)
10
(230.0)
6
(145.9)
2
(48.6)
4
(98.1)
2
(49.2)
3
(73.7)
1
(24.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(24.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(49.2)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)131.6139.4187.1165.6133.2268.5195.0194.0196.3136.254.1

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City-data.com crime index in Pittsfield, NH

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.98
New Hampshire average:

2.05
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Ancestries: American (19.4%), French Canadian (15.8%), Irish (15.6%), French (11.7%), German (11.0%), English (4.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1782

Elevation: 501 feet

Land area: 1.62 square miles.

Population density: 972 people per square mile   (low).

Pittsfield, New Hampshire map

66 residents are foreign born (1.1% North America).

This place:

4.0%
New Hampshire:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $5,262 (3.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $4,308 (3.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, NH (23.0 miles , pop. 107,006).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (69.2 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (214.5 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Chichester, NH (2.2 miles ),
Barnstead, NH (2.3 miles ),
Epsom, NH (2.5 miles ),
Loudon, NH (2.5 miles ),
Strafford, NH (2.9 miles ),
Northwood, NH (2.9 miles ),
Gilmanton, NH (2.9 miles ),
Pembroke, NH (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 43.31 N, Longitude: 71.33 W

Area code: 603

Distribution of median household income in Pittsfield, NH in 2017
Distribution of house value in Pittsfield, NH in 2017
Pittsfield satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 9 buildings, average cost: $91,700
  • 1998: 15 buildings, average cost: $95,700
  • 1999: 14 buildings, average cost: $109,200
  • 2000: 36 buildings, average cost: $118,000
  • 2001: 48 buildings, average cost: $121,400
  • 2002: 32 buildings, average cost: $130,700
  • 2003: 34 buildings, average cost: $130,700
  • 2004: 30 buildings, average cost: $138,800
  • 2005: 23 buildings, average cost: $152,200
  • 2006: 7 buildings, average cost: $147,000
  • 2007: 8 buildings, average cost: $121,900
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $178,900
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $211,200
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $226,800
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $226,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Pittsfield, NH residents
Average permit cost in Pittsfield, NH
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.5%
New Hampshire:

2.8%
Most common industries in Pittsfield, NH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (7.9%)
  • Educational services (6.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.3%)
  • Construction (5.8%)
  • Public administration (5.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.8%)
  • Wood products (4.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.3%)
  • Wood products (9.1%)
  • Public administration (7.6%)
  • Leather & allied products (6.2%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.6%)
  • Food (4.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (16.2%)
  • Educational services (12.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.5%)
  • Computer & electronic products (8.0%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (6.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.7%)
Most common occupations in Pittsfield, NH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.9%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (4.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.9%)
  • Carpenters (6.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.0%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (15.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7.3%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (6.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Cashiers (4.2%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (4.0%)

Average climate in Pittsfield, New Hampshire

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Pittsfield, New Hampshire environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 54.4. This is better than average.

City:

54.4
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 8.02. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.02
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2016 was 1.05. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.05
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 30.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Tornado activity:

Pittsfield-area historical tornado activity is near New Hampshire state average. It is 52% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 29.4 miles away from the Pittsfield place center injured 5 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 7/6/1999, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 0.5 miles away from the place center .

Earthquake activity:

Pittsfield-area historical earthquake activity is near New Hampshire state average. It is 90% 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 19.2 miles away from Pittsfield center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 157.4 miles away from Pittsfield 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, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 144.5 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 60.7 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) earthquake occurred 73.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/3/2006 at 00:07:38, a magnitude 4.3 (3.8 MB, 3.8 MW, 4.3 LG, Depth: 4.0 mi) earthquake occurred 174.3 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 Merrimack County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 11, Winter Storms: 4, Snowstorms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Snows: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Pittsfield topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Pittsfield:

  • EPSOM HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; EPSOM, NH)
  • HAVENWOOD-HERITAGE HEIGHTS (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; CONCORD, NH)
  • HARRIS HILL CENTER, GENESIS HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; CONCORD, NH)
  • CONCORD REGIONAL VNA (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; CONCORD, NH)
  • NEW HAMPSHIRE HOSP-MED SURG BLDG (Hospital, about 14 miles away; CONCORD, NH)
  • NEW HAMPSHIRE HOSP-PSYCH UNIT (Hospital, about 14 miles away; CONCORD, NH)
  • N H HOSPITAL-PSYCHIATRIC NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; CONCORD, NH)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pittsfield:

  • NHTI-Concord's Community College (about 12 miles; Concord, NH; Full-time enrollment: 2,865)
  • Southern New Hampshire University (about 20 miles; Manchester, NH; FT enrollment: 16,552)
  • University of New Hampshire-Main Campus (about 24 miles; Durham, NH; FT enrollment: 15,243)
  • Saint Anselm College (about 25 miles; Manchester, NH; FT enrollment: 2,059)
  • Mount Washington College (about 25 miles; Manchester, NH; FT enrollment: 2,187)
  • Plymouth State University (about 37 miles; Plymouth, NH; FT enrollment: 4,838)
  • Northern Essex Community College (about 39 miles; Haverhill, MA; FT enrollment: 4,737)

Public high school in Pittsfield:

Public elementary/middle schools in Pittsfield:

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Library in Pittsfield:

  • JOSIAH CARPENTER LIBRARY (Operating income: $64,191; Location: 41 MAIN STREET; 12,918 books; 386 e-books; 168 audio materials; 743 video materials; 22 state licensed databases; 21 print serial subscriptions; 4 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Pittsfield: Carpenter Memorial Library (A), Pittsfield Fire Department (B), Pittsfield Community Center (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Pittsfield include: Pittsfield Church of God (A), Advent Christian Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Floral Park Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Berry Pond Brook (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Birthplace of: John Swett - Education writer, Samuel Gardner Drake - Historian, Leon Chagnon - Baseball player.

Merrimack 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 Pittsfield and their reported violations in the past:

PITTSFIELD AQUEDUCT (Population served: 1,595, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - Between JUL-01-2010 and JUL-01-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-14-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-14-2010), St Public Notif received (AUG-09-2010)
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - Between JUL-01-2010 and JUL-01-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-14-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-14-2010), St Public Notif received (AUG-09-2010)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Pittsfield that have no violations reported:

  • SAINT JOSEPHS CHURCH (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This place:

2.5 people
New Hampshire:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

59.9%
Whole state:

66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

12.5%
Whole state:

8.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Banks with branches in Pittsfield (2011 data):

  • Northway Bank: Pittsfield Branch at 55 Main Street, branch established on 1969/07/07. Info updated 2006/04/17: Bank assets: $814.2 mil, Deposits: $619.0 mil, headquarters in Berlin, NH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 17 total offices, Holding Company: Northway Financial, Inc.
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Pittsfield Branch at 54 Main Street, branch established on 1851/01/01. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited

For population 15 years and over in Pittsfield:

Marital status in Pittsfield, NH
  • Never married: 33.6%
  • Now married: 38.2%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 19.2%

For population 25 years and over in Pittsfield:

  • High school or higher: 87.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 2.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 41.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
New Hampshire average:

10.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Pittsfield
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Pittsfield, NH (based on Merrimack County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic24,6547
Mainline Protestant12,79151
Evangelical Protestant5,19536
Other2,09715
Orthodox5802
None101,128-
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: 27
Merrimack County:

1.82 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

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

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 18
This county:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 65
Merrimack County:

4.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 115
This county:

7.77 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

9.70 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Merrimack County:

7.4%
State:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

23.8%
New Hampshire:

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

16.9%
New Hampshire:

15.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Pittsfield:

47.8%
New Hampshire:

50.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.4%
State:

48.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

30.2
New Hampshire:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

25.6%
New Hampshire:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Pittsfield:

19.2%
New Hampshire:

9.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Pittsfield:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

41.1%
New Hampshire:

34.0%

General health condition:
Pittsfield:

52.3%
New Hampshire:

57.6%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.8%
New Hampshire:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Pittsfield, NH Residents

7.19% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($57,235 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.19%
New Hampshire average:

6.87%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($403 average AGI)
Merrimack County:

0.04%
New Hampshire average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Hillsborough County, NH  2.17% ($53,749 average AGI)
from Belknap County, NH  0.76% ($43,068)
from Rockingham County, NH  0.72% ($60,902)


7.02% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($63,515 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.02%
New Hampshire average:

6.70%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($222 average AGI)
Merrimack County:

0.04%
New Hampshire average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Hillsborough County, NH  1.84% ($50,238 average AGI)
to Belknap County, NH  0.79% ($44,235)
to Rockingham County, NH  0.64% ($65,677)
Businesses in Pittsfield, NH
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Rite Aid1
Dunkin Donuts1U-Haul1
GNC1

Strongest AM radio stations in Pittsfield:

  • WGIN (930 AM; 10 kW; ROCHESTER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WGIR (610 AM; 5 kW; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEZS (1350 AM; 5 kW; LACONIA, NH; Owner: GARY W. HAMMOND)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WASR (1420 AM; 5 kW; WOLFEBORO, NH; Owner: RADIO WOLFEBORO, INC.)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WDER (1320 AM; 10 kW; DERRY, NH; Owner: BLOUNT COMMUNICATIONS, INC. OF NH)
  • WKBR (1250 AM; 5 kW; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: DEVON BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pittsfield:

  • WMEX (106.5 FM; FARMINGTON, NH; Owner: WIMMEX, LLC)
  • WNHI (93.3 FM; BELMONT, NH; Owner: CONCORD BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • W282AF (104.3 FM; CONCORD, NH; Owner: CONCORD BIBLE FELLOWSHIP)
  • WVNH (91.1 FM; CONCORD, NH; Owner: NEW HAMPSHIRE GOSPEL RADIO, INC.)
  • WJYY (105.5 FM; CONCORD, NH; Owner: CONCORD BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WLKZ (104.9 FM; WOLFEBORO, NH; Owner: TELE-MEDIA COMPANY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE, L.L.C.)
  • WSCY (106.9 FM; MOULTONBOROUGH, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHOM (94.9 FM; MT. WASHINGTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGIR-FM (101.1 FM; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQLL (96.5 FM; BEDFORD, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WHDQ (106.1 FM; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WLMW (90.7 FM; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: KNOWLEDGE FOR LIFE)
  • WZID (95.7 FM; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WVFM (105.7 FM; CAMPTON, NH; Owner: DEVON BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WEVO (89.1 FM; CONCORD, NH; Owner: NEW HAMPSHIRE PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WMEA (90.1 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPNH-FM (100.1 FM; PLYMOUTH, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WOKQ (97.5 FM; DOVER, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFTN-FM (94.1 FM; FRANKLIN, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Pittsfield:

  • WENH-TV (Channel 11; DURHAM, NH; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)
  • WMEA-TV (Channel 26; BIDDEFORD, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WPXG (Channel 21; CONCORD, NH; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • WMTW-TV (Channel 8; POLAND SPRING, ME; Owner: WMTW BROADCAST GROUP, LLC)
  • WCSH (Channel 6; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: PACIFIC AND SOUTHERN COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHDN-LP (Channel 26; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GUENTER MARKSTEINER)
  • WFXZ-CA (Channel 24; BOSTON, MA; Owner: BOSTON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • Pittsfield, New Hampshire
  • Fatal accident count12
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents17
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:6
  • Fatalities13
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents26
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • New Hampshire average
  • Fatal accident count1166
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents1724
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons390
  • Fatalities1261
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents2606
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents158
See more detailed statistics of Pittsfield fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 26ft / 7.8mTotal length
  • $9,426,000Total costs
  • 8,150Total average daily traffic
  • 602Total average daily truck traffic
  • 12,062Total future (year 2038) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Pittsfield)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Fire Station 3 Catamount St (Lat: 43.302861 Lon: -71.322556), Call Sign: KZO330,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.235 MHz, 154.355 MHz, 154.415 MHz, Grant Date: 11/12/2014, Expiration Date: 11/14/2024, Registrant: 2-Way Communications Service, Inc., 23 River Road, Newington, NH 03810-2832, Phone: (603) 431-6288, Fax: (603) 431-4832, Email:
  • TOWN HALL, 85 Main St (Lat: 43.302333 Lon: -71.324778), Type: Mast, Structure height: 13.7 m, Overall height: 19.8 m, Call Sign: KNEN395,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.895 MHz, Grant Date: 10/24/2012, Expiration Date: 01/08/2023, Registrant: 2-Way Communications Service, Inc., 23 River Road, Newington, NH 03801-2832, Phone: (603) 431-6288, Fax: (603) 431-4832, Email:
  • 23 Oneida Street (Lat: 43.304278 Lon: -71.316528), Call Sign: WQQX912,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.065 MHz, 160.005 MHz, Grant Date: 03/22/2013, Expiration Date: 03/22/2023, Certifier: Bob Bickford, Registrant: National License, 12591 Brompton Road, Carmel, IN 46033, Phone: (317) 564-8018, Email:
  • Lat: 43.283417 Lon: -71.316167, Call Sign: WRCY529,
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.312 MHz, 173.312 MHz, Grant Date: 02/26/2019, Expiration Date: 02/26/2029, Certifier: Peter Szunowsky, Registrant: Cara Enterprises.Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • PITTSFIELD, Various Locations (Lat: 43.351167 Lon: -71.435333), Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WPJD570, Licensee ID: L00050968,
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.356 MHz, Grant Date: 01/27/2011, Expiration Date: 03/12/2021, Registrant: Energy North Natural Gas Inc.
  • PITTSFIELD, Atop Nudds Hill (Lat: 43.266667 Lon: -71.341667), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WPOQ323,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6795.00 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, Grant Date: 11/20/2018, Expiration Date: 11/09/2028, Certifier: Steven T Campbell, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • CATAMOUNT, 35 Mountain Road (Lat: 43.275500 Lon: -71.295333), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WQNF662,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10915.0 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 5945.20 MHz... (+14 more), Grant Date: 01/21/2011, Expiration Date: 01/21/2021, Certifier: Dena Delucca, Registrant: New Hampshire Electric Cooperative, 579 Tenney Mountain Highway, Plymouth, NH 03264, Phone: (603) 536-1800, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Pittsfield)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

2
  • NEW HAMPSHIRE FLIGHT PROCUREMENT LLC, 25 New Orchard Rd, Pittsfield, NH 03263
    Certificate: D002758 (LLC), Certificate Issue Date: 04/04/2008, Expiration Date: 04/03/2009
  • NEW HAMPSHIRE FLIGHT PROCUREMENT LLC, 25 New Orchard Rd, Pittsfield, NH 03263
    Certificate: D002758 (Corporation), Certificate Issue Date: 04/04/2008, Expiration Date: 04/03/2009

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: FLIGHTSTAR IISC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 157JM , Serial Number: 151, Year manufactured: 2000, Airworthiness Date: 08/28/2006
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, 46 Jenness Pond Rd, Pittsfield, NH 03263
  • Aircraft: BRIEN DAVID R 002-24-66 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 232NT , Serial Number: 232NT, Year manufactured: 2005, Airworthiness Date: 05/20/2005
    Registrant (Individual): Pending Registration, Po Box 255, Pittsfield, NH 03263
  • Aircraft: BUCKEYE BREEZE LX (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912S (100 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 300DN , Serial Number: 16490, Airworthiness Date: 01/21/2010, Certificate Issue Date: 05/14/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Scott Pinto, 91 Old Colony Rd, Pittsfield, NH 03263
  • Aircraft: NORTH AMERICAN SNJ-2 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 141 mph), Engine: P&W R1340 SERIES (600 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 415NJ , Serial Number: 2037, Year manufactured: 1940, Airworthiness Date: 04/10/1965, Certificate Issue Date: 07/11/2018
    Registrant (Corporation): Warlords Inc, C/O Nh Flight Procurement Llc / 25 New Orchard Rd, Pittsfield, NH 03263
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20F (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9248V , Serial Number: 690068, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 07/11/1969, Certificate Issue Date: 01/04/1990
    Registrant (Individual): Donald Buja, 500 Clough Rd, Pittsfield, NH 03263

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 32. The highest number of reported fires - 72 took place in 2010, and the least - 8 in 2003. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Pittsfield, NH When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (74.3%), and Outside Fires (14.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Pittsfield, NH
    • 39974.3%Structure Fires
    • 8014.9%Outside Fires
    • 336.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 254.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Pittsfield, NH
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Pittsfield, NH
  • 60.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 24.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 12.8%Wood
  • 2.5%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Pittsfield, NH
  • 49.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 27.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 15.5%Electricity
  • 4.6%Utility gas
  • 1.8%Wood
  • 1.1%No fuel used


Pittsfield compared to New Hampshire state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage above 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 significantly below state average.

Pittsfield on our top lists:

  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Bangladesh (population 500+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
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