For population 25 years and over in Temple:
For population 15 years and over in Temple town:
82 residents are foreign born (4.0% Europe, 0.8% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Nashua, NH (19.4 miles , pop. 86,605).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (51.9 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (181.0 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Greenville, NH (2.0 miles ), New Ipswich, NH (2.2 miles ), Sharon, NH (2.2 miles ), Wilton, NH (2.5 miles ), Peterborough, NH (2.6 miles ), Lyndeborough, NH (2.6 miles ), Mason, NH (2.7 miles ), Greenfield, NH (2.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.82 N, Longitude: 71.85 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 603
Work and jobs in Temple: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Temple, New Hampshire
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Temple-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New Hampshire state average. It is 12% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.1 miles away from the Temple town center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 6/22/1981, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 18.8 miles away from the town center injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Temple-area historical earthquake activity is near New Hampshire state average. It is 72% 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 48.7 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 39.2 miles away from Temple 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 97.6 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 37.5 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) earthquake occurred 92.8 miles away from Temple center
On 10/2/1994 at 14:36:36, a magnitude 3.3 (3.1 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 36.9 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 Hillsborough County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 8
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 11, Snows: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Henry Ames Blood - Civil servant, Daniel Pratt (industrialist) - Civil War industrialist.
Hospitals/medical centers near Temple:
Heliports located in Temple:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Temple:
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Public elementary/middle school in Temple:
Library in Temple:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.39. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.8 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 9.40. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 13.9. This is significantly better than average. There were 7 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.22. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Temple and their reported violations in the past:PONY FARM (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
12 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010
18 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
Temple compared to New Hampshire state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Temple town (based on Hillsborough County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 58.14%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 73
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 66
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 107
Number of full-service restaurants: 330
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.74% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($49,627 average adjusted gross income)
0.12% of residents moved from foreign countries ($429 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.91% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($50,293 average adjusted gross income)
0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($527 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Temple, New Hampshire:See more detailed statistics of Temple fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 17See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Temple, NH
Total length: 10 meters (33ft)
Total costs: $42,500,000
Total average daily traffic: 28,513
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,932
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 42,200
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Temple)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Paging Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Temple)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 34 patent applications in 2008-2014.