For population 25 years and over in South Hampton:
For population 15 years and over in South Hampton town:
15 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Haverhill, MA (9.4 miles , pop. 58,969).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (39.2 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (214.2 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Amesbury Town, MA (1.4 miles ), Amesbury, MA (1.6 miles ), Merrimac, MA (1.9 miles ), Kensington, NH (2.0 miles ), Newton, NH (2.1 miles ), East Kingston, NH (2.1 miles ), Hampton Falls, NH (2.2 miles ), Seabrook, NH (2.4 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.88 N, Longitude: 70.96 W
Area code: 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 South Hampton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Work and jobs in South Hampton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in South Hampton, New Hampshire
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
South Hampton-area historical tornado activity is above New Hampshire state average. It is 23% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/9/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.2 miles away from the South Hampton town center injured 5 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 9/29/1974, a category F3 tornado 21.7 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:South Hampton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above New Hampshire state average. It is 65% 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 53.5 miles away from the city center
On 7/22/2003 at 11:41:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.8 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 48.3 miles away from South Hampton 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 92.2 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 76.4 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 43.6 miles away from South Hampton center
On 1/10/1999 at 10:52:16, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 1.2 mi) earthquake occurred 3.0 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 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, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Samuel Cate Prescott - Microbiologist, J. Warren Merrill - Politician.
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 7.30. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.74. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.18. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.0 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.284. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 13.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.1 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in South Hampton and their reported violations in the past:TUXBURY POND CAMPGROUND (Population served: 350, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:SOUTH HAMPTON BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
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Drinking water stations with addresses in South Hampton that have no violations reported:
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
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South Hampton compared to New Hampshire state average:
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1996 Presidential Elections Results
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2008 Presidential Elections Results
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Religion statistics for South Hampton town (based on Rockingham County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.17%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 47
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 55
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 98
Number of full-service restaurants: 283
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.85% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($57,963 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($496 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.81% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($48,163 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($322 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 3 meters (10ft)
Total costs: $10,000,000
Total average daily traffic: 2,400
Total average daily truck traffic: 94
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 3,552
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2014.