For population 25 years and over in Thetford:
For population 15 years and over in Thetford town:
77 residents are foreign born (1.3% Europe, 0.7% North America, 0.3% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, NH (70.5 miles , pop. 107,006).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (119.4 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (232.3 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Lyme, NH (2.4 miles ), West Fairlee, VT (2.6 miles ), Fairlee, VT (2.7 miles ), Norwich, VT (2.7 miles ), Strafford, VT (2.7 miles ), Hanover, NH (2.9 miles ), Vershire, VT (3.0 miles ), Orford, NH (3.2 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.83 N, Longitude: 72.25 W
Area code: 802
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 Thetford detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +162 (+6.6%).
Work and jobs in Thetford: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Thetford-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Vermont state average. It is 59% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/11/1966, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 14.0 miles away from the Thetford town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 5/11/1973, a category F2 tornado 23.1 miles away from the town center .
Earthquake activity:Thetford-area historical earthquake activity is near Vermont state average. It is 81% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 86.2 miles away from the city center
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 39.4 miles away from Thetford center
On 4/20/2002 at 11:04:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, 3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 85.1 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 35.8 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) earthquake occurred 50.9 miles away from Thetford center
On 5/24/2002 at 23:46:00, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.1 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 85.0 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 Orange County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 11, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Wind: 1, Flood: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Charles Edward Hovey - Union Army General, Henry Wells - Businessman, Dean Conant Worcester - Zoologist.
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Amtrak station near Thetford:
Local government website: 126.96.36.199/thetford
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See full list of schools located in Thetford, School District: THETFORD SCHOOL DISTRICT
Private elementary/middle school in Thetford:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 6.74. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.0 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Thetford and their reported violations in the past:THETFORD ACADEMY (Population served: 450, Groundwater):
Past health violations:THETFORD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:THETFORD WATER COOP INC (Population served: 120, Groundwater):
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
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Thetford compared to Vermont state average:
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Religion statistics for Thetford town (based on Orange County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 16.13%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Number of full-service restaurants: 23
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.06% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,807 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.75% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,342 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Thetford 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 Thetford, VT
Total length: 55 meters (180ft)
Total costs: $3,126,000
Total average daily traffic: 38,740
Total average daily truck traffic: 4,225
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Thetford, VT
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.