Stratham, New Hampshire

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Population in 2010: 7,255. Population change since 2000: +14.2%
 
Males: 3,534  (48.7%)
Females: 3,721  (51.3%)
Median resident age:  43.3 years
New Hampshire median age:  43.9 years

Zip codes: 03885.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $98,671 (it was $76,726 in 2000)
Stratham:

$98,671
NH:

$64,230

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $48,647 (it was $33,270 in 2000)

Stratham town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $340,564 (it was $196,900 in 2000)
Stratham:

$340,564
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
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  • Races in Stratham, NH (2010)

    Stratham races chart
    • 6,91795.3%White alone
    • 1381.9%Asian alone
    • 951.3%Hispanic
    • 831.1%Two or more races
    • 100.1%Black alone
    • 60.08%American Indian alone
    • 40.06%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 20.03%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Stratham: 142.4 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (27.8%), English (22.5%), German (12.6%), Italian (11.2%), French (9.5%), Polish (7.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1716

Elevation: 58 feet

Land area: 15.1 square miles.

Population density: 480 people per square mile   (low).

Stratham,NH real estate house value index trend

Stratham, New Hampshire map

For population 25 years and over in Stratham:

  • High school or higher: 96.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 49.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.5%
  • Unemployed: 2.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Stratham town:

  • Never married: 18.1%
  • Now married: 68.3%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 3.6%
  • Divorced: 9.5%

192 residents are foreign born (1.7% Europe, 0.7% Asia, 0.4% North America).

This town:

3.0%
New Hampshire:

4.4%



According to our research of New Hampshire and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Stratham, New Hampshire as of September 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Stratham to the number of sex offenders is 7,288 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


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

Stratham town:  1.8% ($3,635)
New Hampshire:  2.3% ($2,946)
Stratham satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Haverhill, MA (18.9 miles , pop. 58,969).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (48.9 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (214.2 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Newfields, NH (1.7 miles ), Greenland, NH (1.8 miles ), Exeter, NH (1.9 miles ), North Hampton, NH (2.1 miles ), Newmarket, NH (2.2 miles ), Kensington, NH (2.4 miles ), Hampton, NH (2.5 miles ), Hampton Falls, NH (2.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 40 buildings, average cost: $129,100
  • 1998: 46 buildings, average cost: $150,900
  • 1999: 65 buildings, average cost: $168,600
  • 2000: 52 buildings, average cost: $188,300
  • 2001: 33 buildings, average cost: $310,100
  • 2002: 56 buildings, average cost: $268,300
  • 2003: 76 buildings, average cost: $242,400
  • 2004: 90 buildings, average cost: $240,200
  • 2005: 52 buildings, average cost: $257,900
  • 2006: 33 buildings, average cost: $300,600
  • 2007: 45 buildings, average cost: $241,500
  • 2008: 16 buildings, average cost: $271,800
  • 2009: 8 buildings, average cost: $279,200
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $210,000
  • 2011: 14 buildings, average cost: $199,000
  • 2012: 7 buildings, average cost: $185,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.02 N, Longitude: 70.90 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 603

Stratham household income distribution Stratham home values distribution

Crime rates in Stratham by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 10201200111
per 100,000 15.30.029.50.013.727.30.00.013.813.713.6
Robberies 01110002000
per 100,000 0.014.914.714.40.00.00.027.30.00.00.0
Assaults 40301011331
per 100,000 61.00.044.20.013.70.013.513.641.341.113.6
Burglaries 85761211581183
per 100,000 122.074.7103.186.4164.5150.467.6109.2151.4109.740.9
Thefts 3663373349594566617155
per 100,000 549.0941.7545.1475.0671.9806.6608.6900.7839.6973.5749.6
Auto thefts 72003212120
per 100,000 106.829.90.00.041.127.313.527.313.827.40.0
Arson 00000101020
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.013.70.013.60.027.40.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 289.9) 66.051.868.530.657.769.634.259.167.270.848.4

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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 Stratham detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 11 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.36
New Hampshire average:

2.16
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.5%
New Hampshire:

4.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Computer and electronic products (7%)
  • Health care (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Repair and maintenance (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Health care (18%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Data processing, libraries, and other information services (3%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (9%)
  • Computer specialists (8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Engineers (4%)
  • Top executives (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Business operations specialists (5%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)

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

Average climate in Stratham, New Hampshire

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Stratham-area historical tornado activity is near New Hampshire state average. It is 53% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.7 miles away from the Stratham town center injured 5 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 9/29/1974, a category F3 tornado 31.3 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Stratham-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 48.6 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 184.4 miles away from Stratham 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 173.6 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 165.7 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 272.1 miles away from Stratham 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 83.9 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).
Stratham topographic map

Main business address for: TIMBERLAND CO (FOOTWEAR, (NO RUBBER)).

Hospitals and medical centers near Stratham:

  • EXETER HOSPITAL INC Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; EXETER, NH)
  • EXETER HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; EXETER, NH)
  • FMC DIALYSIS SERVICES OF EXETER (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; EXETER, NH)
  • SEACOAST HOSPICE (Hospital, about 3 miles away; EXETER, NH)
  • EVENTIDE HOME INC (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; EXETER, NH)
  • EXETER ON HAMPTON CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; EXETER, NH)
  • ROCKINGHAM VNA AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; EXETER, NH)

Amtrak stations near Stratham:

  • 4 miles: EXETER (60 LINCOLN ST.) . Services: ticket office.
  • 9 miles: DURHAM (3 DEPOT RD.) . Services: ticket office.
  • 13 miles: DOVER (33 CHESTNUT ST.) . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area.

Operable nuclear power plant near Stratham:

  • 10 miles: Seabrook in Seabrook, NH.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Stratham:

  • University of New Hampshire-Main Campus (about 9 miles; Durham, NH; Full-time enrollment: 15,243)
  • Northern Essex Community College (about 17 miles; Haverhill, MA; FT enrollment: 4,737)
  • Merrimack College (about 27 miles; North Andover, MA; FT enrollment: 2,734)
  • Southern New Hampshire University (about 28 miles; Manchester, NH; FT enrollment: 16,552)
  • Mount Washington College (about 29 miles; Manchester, NH; FT enrollment: 2,187)
  • North Shore Community College (about 30 miles; Danvers, MA; FT enrollment: 5,195)
  • Saint Anselm College (about 31 miles; Manchester, NH; FT enrollment: 2,059)

Public high school in Stratham:

Public elementary/middle schools in Stratham:

Private elementary/middle schools in Stratham:

  • THE CORNERSTONE SCHOOL (Students: 142; Location: 146 HIGH ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ACORN SCHOOL INC (Students: 115; Location: 136 WINNICUT RD; Grades: PK - KG)
  • CORNERSTONE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 16; Location: 8 WINNICUTT RD; Grades: 2 - 9)
See full list of schools located in Stratham, map of school districts: STRATHAM SCHOOL DISTRICT, EXETER REGIONAL COOPERATIVE SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Stratham:

  • WIGGIN MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $406,901; Location: 10 BUNKER HILL AVE.; 43,780 books; 3,330 audio materials; 2,614 video materials; 4 local licensed databases; 22 state licensed databases; 70 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Stratham: Stratham Fairgrounds (A), Stratham Industrial Park (B), Stratham Volunteer Fire Department (C), Wiggin Memorial Library (D), Stratham Town Hall (E), Stratham Municipal Center (F), New Hampshire Technical College Learning Resources Center (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Stratham: TIMBERLAND CO (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Stratham include: Cornerstone Baptist Church (A), Stratham Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Reservoir: Winnicut Mills Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Parting Brook (A), Mill Brook (B), Jewell Hill Brook (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Stratham Historical Society (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; Portsmouth Avenue).

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 2012 was 83.5. This is about average.

City:

83.5
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 6.65. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.65
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.691. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.691
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 28.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 13.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.9
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 7.63. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.63
U.S.:

9.14

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

AMBLESIDE MHP (Population served: 163, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-22-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-22-2005), St Public Notif received (MAY-09-2005), St Compliance achieved (DEC-05-2005)
PENINSULA AT WINDING BROOK (Population served: 128, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-08-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-08-2005), St Public Notif received (JAN-04-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-01-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-01-2005), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-02-2005), St Public Notif received (NOV-07-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-19-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-19-2005), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-02-2005), St Public Notif received (NOV-07-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JUL-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-10-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-18-2012)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
SWEET DREAMS BAKERY (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-30-2009), St Public Notif requested (SEP-30-2009), St Public Notif received (OCT-20-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-29-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 13 routine major monitoring violations
MUIRFIELD CLUSTER (Population served: 69, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-07-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-07-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-31-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-16-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-16-2013), St Public Notif received (APR-22-2013), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-10-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-14-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-14-2013), St Public Notif received (JAN-29-2013), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-10-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Antimony, Total. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-08-2009), St Public Notif requested (SEP-09-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-09-2010), St Public Notif received (SEP-17-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-02-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: Antimony, Total. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-08-2009), St Public Notif requested (JUL-08-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-08-2010), St Public Notif received (JUL-21-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-02-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: Antimony, Total. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-08-2009), St Public Notif requested (APR-30-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-30-2010), St Public Notif received (MAY-11-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-02-2011)
  • 12 other older health violations
JEWETT HILL (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-23-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-23-2007), St Public Notif received (NOV-01-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAY-29-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-03-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-03-2007), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-19-2007), St Public Notif received (NOV-02-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAY-29-2008)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JUL-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-25-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-25-2007), St Public Notif received (SEP-04-2007), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-19-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAY-29-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In AUG-18-2012, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-05-2012), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-05-2012), St Compliance achieved (OCT-30-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-30-2012)
ABERDEEN/WEST (Population served: 46, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-06-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-06-2009), St Public Notif received (NOV-16-2009), St Compliance achieved (FEB-22-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-22-2009), St Public Notif requested (JUL-22-2009), St Public Notif received (OCT-08-2009), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-27-2009), St BCA signed (NOV-02-2009), St Compliance achieved (FEB-22-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-10-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-10-2008), St Public Notif received (MAY-07-2008), St Compliance achieved (APR-21-2009)
LAMINGTON HILL (Population served: 35, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-14-2008), St Public Notif requested (JUL-22-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-22-2009), St Public Notif received (AUG-14-2009), St Compliance achieved (APR-15-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2009 and MAR-2009, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-14-2008), St Public Notif requested (APR-14-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-14-2009), St Public Notif received (APR-30-2009), St Compliance achieved (APR-15-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-14-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-30-2009), St Public Notif requested (JAN-30-2009), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-11-2009), St Public Notif received (MAY-18-2009), St Compliance achieved (APR-15-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-14-2008), St Public Notif requested (OCT-31-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-31-2008), St Public Notif received (NOV-13-2008), St Compliance achieved (APR-15-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-08-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-08-2008), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-14-2008), St Public Notif received (JUL-21-2008), St Compliance achieved (APR-15-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-17-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-17-2008), St Public Notif received (MAR-26-2008), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-14-2008), St Compliance achieved (APR-15-2010)
  • 4 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In JAN-09-2014, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-24-2014), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-24-2014), St Compliance achieved (JAN-30-2014), St Public Notif received (MAR-19-2014)
STRATHAM MUNICIPAL CENTER (Address: 10 BUNKER HILL AVE , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

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

  • STEVENS PARK (Address: 10 BUNKER HILL AVE , Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • STRATHAM HILL PARK (Address: 10 BUNKER HILL AVE , Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
New Hampshire:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  74.5%
Whole state:  66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.4%
Whole state:  8.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

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

1.2%
Whole state:

6.5%

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

0.3%
Whole state:

2.8%

Stratham compared to New Hampshire state average:

  • Median household income above 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.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in Stratham (2011 data):

  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Stratham Branch at 38 Portsmouth Avenue, branch established on 1975/01/08; Stratham Shaw's Branch at 100 Shaw's Lane, branch established on 1995/07/10. 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
  • TD Bank, National Association: Stratham Branch at 28 Portsmouth Avenue, King's Highway, branch established on 1995/12/18. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • Optima Bank & Trust Company: Stratham Branch at 17 Portsmouth Avenue, branch established on 2011/07/18. Info updated 2012/01/25: Bank assets: $193.5 mil, Deposits: $171.7 mil, headquarters in Portsmouth, NH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices
  • People's United Bank: Stratham-101&Winnicut Branch at 160 Portsmouth Avenue, branch established on 1892/01/01. Info updated 2012/02/16: Bank assets: $27,319.3 mil, Deposits: $20,835.4 mil, headquarters in Bridgeport, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 374 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
New Hampshire average:

10.9

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (68%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (19%)
  • Utility gas (6%)
  • Electricity (5%)
  • Wood (1%)

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 Stratham 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 Stratham:

  • WGIP (1540 AM; 5 kW; EXETER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WGIN (930 AM; 10 kW; ROCHESTER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTSN (1270 AM; 5 kW; DOVER, NH; Owner: GARRISON CITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMYF (1380 AM; 1 kW; PORTSMOUTH, NH; 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)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGIR (610 AM; 5 kW; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Stratham:

  • WERZ (107.1 FM; EXETER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHEB (100.3 FM; PORTSMOUTH, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSAK (102.1 FM; HAMPTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNEF (91.7 FM; NEWBURYPORT, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • WUBB (95.3 FM; YORK CENTER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOKQ (97.5 FM; DOVER, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WXRV (92.5 FM; HAVERHILL, MA; Owner: BEANPOT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WSHK (105.3 FM; KITTERY, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WUNH (91.3 FM; DURHAM, NH; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)
  • WSCY (106.9 FM; MOULTONBOROUGH, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • WBYY (98.7 FM; SOMERSWORTH, NH; Owner: GARRISON CITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMEA (90.1 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMEX (106.5 FM; FARMINGTON, NH; Owner: WIMMEX, LLC)
  • WZID (95.7 FM; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WFEX (92.1 FM; PETERBOROUGH, NH; Owner: FNX BROADCASTING OF NEW HAMPSHIRE LLC)
  • WKLB-FM (99.5 FM; LOWELL, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WPHX-FM (92.1 FM; SANFORD, ME; Owner: FNX BROADCASTING LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Stratham:

  • WHDN-LP (Channel 26; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GUENTER MARKSTEINER)
  • WMEA-TV (Channel 26; BIDDEFORD, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WFXZ-CA (Channel 24; BOSTON, MA; Owner: BOSTON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WENH-TV (Channel 11; DURHAM, NH; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)
Stratham fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Stratham fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 30m98ftTotal length
  • $12,500,000Total costs
  • 112,432Total average daily traffic
  • 7,816Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Stratham, NH)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Longhill Rd (Lat: 43.027306 Lon: -70.880306), Overall height: 61 m, Call Sign: WPOQ852
    Assigned Frequencies: 945.500 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/25/1998, Expiration Date: 04/01/2014
    Registrant: Aruba Capital Holdings, LLC, 11 Downing Court, Exeter, NH 03833, Phone: (603) 583-4767, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

3
  • Long Hill, 2 Mi. East Of Stratham (Lat: 43.027306 Lon: -70.880306), Call Sign: KNKD581
    Assigned Frequencies: 43.4200 MHz
    Expiration Date: 04/01/1999, Cancellation Date: 03/31/1999
    Registrant: Mobilemedia Communications, Inc., Debtor-In-Possession, 2101 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 935, Arlington, VA 22201, Phone: (703) 312-5153, Fax: (703) 312-5155, Email:
  • Long Hill, 2 Miles East Of Stratham (Lat: 43.027306 Lon: -70.880306), Call Sign: KCI295
    Assigned Frequencies: 43.2200 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/11/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 12/02/2003, Certifier: Paul H Kuzia
    Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 2300 N Street, N.W., 7th Floor, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:
  • 313 Portsmouth Ave (Lat: 43.040917 Lon: -70.879500), Overall height: 52 m, Call Sign: KNKG540
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.787 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/11/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 04/21/2004, Certifier: Paul H Kuzia
    Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 2300 N Street, N.W., 7th Floor, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Stratham)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Stratham)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 8
Businesses in Stratham, NH
NameCountNameCount
Audi1Jones New York1
AutoZone1Lane Furniture2
BMW1MasterBrand Cabinets4
Blockbuster1Nissan1
Burger King1RadioShack1
CVS1Rite Aid1
Circle K1Shaw's1
Curves1Staples1
Decora Cabinetry2Subaru1
Domino's Pizza1Subway1
Dunkin Donuts3T-Mobile1
Fashion Bug1Talbots1
FedEx3UPS3
GNC1Vans1
Honda1
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