For population 25 years and over in Troy:
For population 15 years and over in Troy town:
18 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Nashua, NH (35.8 miles , pop. 86,605).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (65.5 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (172.1 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Fitzwilliam, NH (2.3 miles ), Marlborough, NH (2.4 miles ), Swanzey, NH (2.6 miles ), Richmond, NH (2.7 miles ), Dublin, NH (2.8 miles ), West Swanzey, NH (2.8 miles ), Jaffrey, NH (2.8 miles ), Harrisville, NH (3.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.83 N, Longitude: 72.18 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 Troy detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Work and jobs in Troy: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Troy, New Hampshire
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Troy-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New Hampshire state average. It is 16% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.7 miles away from the Troy 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 23.8 miles away from the town center injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Troy-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below New Hampshire state average. It is 80% 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 54.9 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 33.6 miles away from Troy center
On 10/6/1992 at 15:38:04, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 45.8 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 32.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 60.0 miles away from Troy 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 60.8 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 Cheshire County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 9
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Snows: 4, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Troy:
Amtrak station near Troy:
Operable nuclear power plant near Troy:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Troy:
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Public elementary/middle school in Troy:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 14.7. This is significantly better than average. There were 26 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 3.66. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 0.153. This is significantly worse than average. There were 36 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Troy and their reported violations in the past:TRAILS END AT EAST HILL FARM (Population served: 45, Groundwater):
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Troy 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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Troy compared to New Hampshire state average:
Banks with branches in Troy (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Troy town (based on Cheshire County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 30.84%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 24
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 24
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Number of full-service restaurants: 67
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.85% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($45,295 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($111 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.87% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,715 average adjusted gross income)
0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($326 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Troy fatal accident list:
Dec 27, 2007 03:24 PM, Sr-12, Old Keene Rd, Lat: 42.845594, Lon: -72.190344, Vehicles: 3, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 14See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Troy, NH
Total length: 14 meters (46ft)
Total costs: $35,000,000
Total average daily traffic: 55,670
Total average daily truck traffic: 3,884
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 82,391
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:4
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:4
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Troy)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2014.