Sandown, New Hampshire

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Population in 2010: 5,986. Population change since 2000: +16.4%
 
Males: 3,024  (50.5%)
Females: 2,962  (49.5%)
Median resident age:  40.4 years
New Hampshire median age:  43.9 years

Zip codes: 03873.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $86,910 (it was $67,581 in 2000)
Sandown:

$86,910
NH:

$64,230

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $37,985 (it was $25,978 in 2000)

Sandown town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $248,547 (it was $143,700 in 2000)
Sandown:

$248,547
NH:

$233,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $300,349; Detached houses: $327,267; Townhouses or other attached units: $217,975; In 2-unit structures: $294,730; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $185,276; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $202,870; Mobile homes: $81,717
  • Races in Sandown, NH (2010)

    Sandown races chart
    • 5,78596.6%White alone
    • 941.6%Hispanic
    • 560.9%Two or more races
    • 170.3%Asian alone
    • 120.2%Black alone
    • 140.2%Other race alone
    • 70.1%American Indian alone
    • 10.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Sandown: 139.8 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (24.5%), English (18.2%), French (15.4%), Italian (14.6%), French Canadian (11.8%), German (7.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1756

Elevation: 232 feet

Land area: 13.9 square miles.

Population density: 430 people per square mile   (low).

Sandown,NH real estate house value index trend

Sandown, New Hampshire map

For population 25 years and over in Sandown:

  • High school or higher: 91.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sandown town:

  • Never married: 20.7%
  • Now married: 65.6%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 3.6%
  • Divorced: 8.8%

161 residents are foreign born (1.8% North America, 1.0% Europe).

This town:

3.1%
New Hampshire:

4.4%

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

Sandown town:  2.5% ($3,572)
New Hampshire:  2.3% ($2,946)
Sandown satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Haverhill, MA (11.6 miles , pop. 58,969).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (42.3 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (199.8 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Danville, NH (1.8 miles ), Hampstead, NH (1.8 miles ), Chester, NH (1.9 miles ), Fremont, NH (2.2 miles ), Kingston, NH (2.5 miles ), Atkinson, NH (2.6 miles ), Derry, NH (2.7 miles ), Raymond, NH (2.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 33 buildings, average cost: $112,200
  • 1998: 21 buildings, average cost: $116,000
  • 1999: 19 buildings, average cost: $122,600
  • 2000: 17 buildings, average cost: $131,500
  • 2001: 63 buildings, average cost: $136,100
  • 2002: 61 buildings, average cost: $145,800
  • 2003: 45 buildings, average cost: $153,100
  • 2004: 39 buildings, average cost: $163,600
  • 2005: 36 buildings, average cost: $201,400
  • 2006: 19 buildings, average cost: $189,400
  • 2007: 29 buildings, average cost: $201,700
  • 2008: 9 buildings, average cost: $218,400
  • 2009: 19 buildings, average cost: $225,300
  • 2010: 29 buildings, average cost: $213,300
  • 2011: 20 buildings, average cost: $220,300
  • 2012: 20 buildings, average cost: $226,100
  • 2013: 24 buildings, average cost: $233,900
  • 2014: 27 buildings, average cost: $239,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.93 N, Longitude: 71.18 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 603


Crime rates in Sandown by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.016.60.00.0
Rapes 0141020021013
per 100,000 0.018.371.417.60.034.10.00.033.916.70.016.248.1
Robberies 1000010000000
per 100,000 18.80.00.00.00.017.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 5443221411400
per 100,000 94.273.271.452.834.834.116.967.216.916.766.50.00.0
Burglaries 1010341761520181815116
per 100,000 188.5183.053.670.3295.8102.2254.2336.2304.7300.3249.2177.996.2
Thefts 24395215183436413235331730
per 100,000 452.3713.8928.7263.8313.2578.9610.2689.3541.7583.9548.3274.9480.8
Auto thefts 3262892332245
per 100,000 56.536.6107.235.2139.2153.233.950.450.833.433.264.780.1
Arson 0001011100020
per 100,000 0.00.00.017.60.017.016.916.80.00.00.032.30.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 62.876.6125.944.753.485.150.371.480.766.392.243.373.7

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Sandown detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.96
New Hampshire average:

2.19
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.0%
New Hampshire:

3.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (13%)
  • Computer and electronic products (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Health care (13%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Computer and electronic products (5%)
  • Social assistance (5%)
  • Personal and laundry services (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (7%)
  • Computer specialists (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Customer service representatives (4%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3%)

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

Average climate in Sandown, New Hampshire

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Sandown-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New Hampshire state average. It is 43% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.2 miles away from the Sandown town center injured 5 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 9/29/1974, a category F3 tornado 21.4 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sandown-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 44.7 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 173.6 miles away from Sandown 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 166.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 268.3 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 180.9 miles away from Sandown 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 87.2 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 Rockingham County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sandown topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Sandown:

  • HAMPSTEAD HOSP (Hospital, about 5 miles away; HAMPSTEAD, NH)
  • COLONIAL POPLIN NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; FREMONT, NH)
  • AURORA SENIOR LIVING OF DERRY, LLC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; DERRY, NH)
  • PLEASANT VALLEY NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; DERRY, NH)
  • PARKLAND MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; DERRY, NH)
  • COLUMBIA HOMECARE PARKLAND MEDICAL CTR (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; DERRY, NH)
  • NUTFIELD SURGICENTER (Hospital, about 8 miles away; DERRY, NH)

Amtrak stations near Sandown:

  • 12 miles: HAVERHILL (WASHINGTON ST. @ RAILROAD SQUARE) . Services: ticket office.
  • 12 miles: EXETER (60 LINCOLN ST.) . Services: ticket office.
  • 20 miles: DURHAM (3 DEPOT RD.) . Services: ticket office.

Operable nuclear power plant near Sandown:

  • 17 miles: Seabrook in Seabrook, NH.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sandown:

  • Northern Essex Community College (about 12 miles; Haverhill, MA; Full-time enrollment: 4,737)
  • Mount Washington College (about 15 miles; Manchester, NH; FT enrollment: 2,187)
  • Southern New Hampshire University (about 16 miles; Manchester, NH; FT enrollment: 16,552)
  • Saint Anselm College (about 17 miles; Manchester, NH; FT enrollment: 2,059)
  • Merrimack College (about 19 miles; North Andover, MA; FT enrollment: 2,734)
  • University of New Hampshire-Main Campus (about 19 miles; Durham, NH; FT enrollment: 15,243)
  • University of Massachusetts-Lowell (about 21 miles; Lowell, MA; FT enrollment: 12,341)

Public elementary/middle schools in Sandown:

Private elementary/middle school in Sandown:

  • JIMINY CRICKET SCHOOL (Students: 16, Location: 89 NORTH RD, Grades: PK-T1)
See full list of schools located in Sandown

Library in Sandown:

  • SANDOWN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $248,945; Location: 305 MAIN STREET; 32,178 books; 1,657 e-books; 1,338 audio materials; 2,117 video materials; 22 state licensed databases; 54 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Sandown: Angle Pond Campground (A), Sandown Fire and Rescue Substation (B), Sandown Fire and Rescue (C), Sandown Town Hall (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Sandown include: Fellowship In His Love Church (A), Saint Matthews United Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: North Cemetery (1), Center Cemetery (2), Wells Cemetery (3), Pine Grove Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Cub Pond (A), Hunt Pond (B), Lily Pond (C), Phillips Pond (D), Punch Pond (E), Showell Pond (F), Angle Pond (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Rockingham 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 2013 was 92.0. This is worse than average.

City:

92.0
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.195. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.195
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 6.44. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.44
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.977. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.977
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 29.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 12.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.35. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.35
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This town:  2.9 people
New Hampshire:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  80.9%
Whole state:  66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  8.4%
Whole state:  8.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

4.1%
Whole state:

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

1.9%
Whole state:

2.8%
2 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
30 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
2 people in other group homes in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
New Hampshire average:

10.9

Sandown travel time to work - commute Sandown mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Sandown town (based on Rockingham County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic84,69724
Mainline Protestant19,07278
Evangelical Protestant7,45661
Other3,49020
Orthodox2001
None180,308-
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: 47
Rockingham County:

1.59 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 55
Rockingham County:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 98
Rockingham County:

3.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 283
Here:

9.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.6%
New Hampshire:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Rockingham County:

23.3%
New Hampshire:

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

16.8%
State:

15.9%

6.32% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($55,454 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.32%
New Hampshire average:

6.07%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($290 average AGI)
Rockingham County:

0.03%
New Hampshire average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Hillsborough County, NH  1.25% ($50,149 average AGI)
from Essex County, MA  0.94% ($53,749)
from Strafford County, NH  0.72% ($41,131)


6.48% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($48,198 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.48%
New Hampshire average:

6.45%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($408 average AGI)
Rockingham County:

0.05%
New Hampshire average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Hillsborough County, NH  1.22% ($41,135 average AGI)
to Strafford County, NH  0.77% ($41,933)
to Essex County, MA  0.74% ($44,575)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sandown:

  • WDER (1320 AM; 10 kW; DERRY, NH; Owner: BLOUNT COMMUNICATIONS, INC. OF NH)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WGIR (610 AM; 5 kW; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCEC (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SALEM, NH; Owner: COSTA-EAGLE RADIO VENTURES LTD PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGIP (1540 AM; 5 kW; EXETER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFEA (1370 AM; 5 kW; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGIN (930 AM; 10 kW; ROCHESTER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sandown:

  • WXRV (92.5 FM; HAVERHILL, MA; Owner: BEANPOT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • 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)
  • WLMW (90.7 FM; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: KNOWLEDGE FOR LIFE)
  • WZID (95.7 FM; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WKLB-FM (99.5 FM; LOWELL, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WHOB (106.3 FM; NASHUA, NH; Owner: TELE-MEDIA COMPANY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE, L.L.C.)
  • WFEX (92.1 FM; PETERBOROUGH, NH; Owner: FNX BROADCASTING OF NEW HAMPSHIRE LLC)
  • WNEF (91.7 FM; NEWBURYPORT, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • W227AM (93.3 FM; ANDOVER, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WSAK (102.1 FM; HAMPTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSCY (106.9 FM; MOULTONBOROUGH, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WHDQ (106.1 FM; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WXKS-FM (107.9 FM; MEDFORD, MA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMJX (106.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WNHI (93.3 FM; BELMONT, NH; Owner: CONCORD BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WERZ (107.1 FM; EXETER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W282AF (104.3 FM; CONCORD, NH; Owner: CONCORD BIBLE FELLOWSHIP)
  • WBMX (98.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WJMN (94.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Sandown:

  • WFXZ-CA (Channel 24; BOSTON, MA; Owner: BOSTON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WHDN-LP (Channel 26; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GUENTER MARKSTEINER)
  • WENH-TV (Channel 11; DURHAM, NH; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)
  • WMEA-TV (Channel 26; BIDDEFORD, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WCVB-TV (Channel 5; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WCVB HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • WNDS (Channel 50; DERRY, NH; Owner: CTV OF DERRY, INC)
  • WGBH-TV (Channel 2; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WHDH-TV (Channel 7; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WHDH-TV)
  • WMFP (Channel 62; LAWRENCE, MA; Owner: WSAH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WUTF (Channel 66; MARLBOROUGH, MA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BOSTON LLC)
  • WBZ-TV (Channel 4; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WGBX-TV (Channel 44; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WSBK-TV (Channel 38; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WLVI-TV (Channel 56; CAMBRIDGE, MA; Owner: WLVI, INC.)
  • WFXT (Channel 25; BOSTON, MA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WBPX (Channel 68; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • WPXG (Channel 21; CONCORD, NH; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • W29AT (Channel 29; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: CENTER BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)
Sandown fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Sandown fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • $12,568,000Total costs
  • 5,760Total average daily traffic
  • 229Total average daily truck traffic
  • 8,525Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

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

ZORVINO VINEYARDS (Population served: 120, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
MILL PINE VILLAGE (Population served: 98, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-01-2010 and OCT-01-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-29-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-16-2011)
SANDOWN TOWN HALL FIRE STATION (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-02-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-02-2008), St Public Notif received (JAN-14-2008), St Compliance achieved (NOV-26-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-17-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-17-2007), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-20-2007), St Public Notif received (AUG-31-2007), St Compliance achieved (NOV-26-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-02-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-02-2007), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-20-2007), St Public Notif received (AUG-31-2007), St Compliance achieved (NOV-26-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (67%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (19%)
  • Electricity (6%)
  • Wood (6%)
  • Utility gas (2%)

Sandown compared to New Hampshire state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting 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.

Sandown on our top lists:

  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Computer and electronic products (population 5,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Personal and laundry services (population 5,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians (population 5,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Financial managers (population 5,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Fuel dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Pharmacies and drug stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Miscellaneous manufacturing (population 5,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Leather and allied products (population 5,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Computer and electronic products (population 5,000+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Radio, TV, and computer stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (population 5,000+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Personal appearance workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Wood products (population 5,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Printing and related support activities (population 5,000+)"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (population 5,000+)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 100 low-educated but high-earning cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
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