For population 25 years and over in Tolland:
For population 15 years and over in Tolland town:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chicopee, MA (23.7 miles , pop. 54,653).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Brookhaven, NY (85.2 miles , pop. 448,248).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (95.4 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Sandisfield, MA (2.3 miles ), Hartland, CT (2.5 miles ), Colebrook, CT (2.5 miles ), Granville, MA (2.7 miles ), Otis, MA (2.8 miles ), Blandford, MA (2.9 miles ), Norfolk, CT (3.2 miles ), Barkhamsted, CT (3.2 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.07 N, Longitude: 73.03 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 413
Unemployment in August 2012:
Work and jobs in Tolland: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Tolland, Massachusetts
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Tolland-area historical tornado activity is above Massachusetts state average. It is 31% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/29/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.7 miles away from the Tolland town center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 10/3/1979, a category F4 tornado 17.1 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Tolland-area historical earthquake activity is below Massachusetts state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 92.5 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 43.0 miles away from Tolland center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 11.0 miles away from the city 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 46.1 miles away from the city center
On 7/24/2007 at 01:56:48, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, 2.7 LG, Depth: 9.3 mi) earthquake occurred 66.6 miles away from Tolland center
On 10/28/1991 at 20:58:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 75.0 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 Hampden County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Storms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Tolland:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tolland:
(lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.350. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.2 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.19. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.2 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2002 was 9.83. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 33.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.5 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 15.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 19.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.26. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.2 miles away from the city center.
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:
Tolland compared to Massachusetts state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Tolland (based on Hampden County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 64.76%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 90
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 86
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 112
Number of full-service restaurants: 335
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
3.44% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,951 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($341 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.29% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($40,647 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($430 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Tolland:
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TV broadcast stations around Tolland:
Tolland fatal accident list:
Oct 11, 2008 12:00 AM, Hartland Road, Lat: 42.052653, Lon: -72.991361, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Oct 20, 1989 09:26 AM, Route 57, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.