For population 25 years and over in Walpole:
For population 15 years and over in Walpole town:
81 residents are foreign born (1.8% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, NH (49.5 miles , pop. 107,006).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (85.7 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (171.6 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Westminster, VT (1.4 miles ), North Westminster, VT (1.8 miles ), Westminster, VT (1.9 miles ), Bellows Falls, VT (2.0 miles ), Saxtons River, VT (2.4 miles ), Langdon, NH (2.5 miles ), Surry, NH (2.5 miles ), Alstead, NH (2.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.08 N, Longitude: 72.42 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 Walpole detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 4 (3 officers).
Work and jobs in Walpole: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Walpole, New Hampshire
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Walpole-area historical tornado activity is above New Hampshire state average. It is 4% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/20/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.2 miles away from the Walpole town center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 44.1 miles away from the town center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Walpole-area historical earthquake activity is below New Hampshire state average. It is 84% 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 50.5 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 51.3 miles away from Walpole center
On 6/16/1995 at 12:13:11, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 87.1 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 93.2 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 45.7 miles away from Walpole 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 50.9 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 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).
Birthplace of: Bill Jackowski - Baseball umpire, Davis Carpenter - Politician.
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Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 3.66. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 14.7. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.8 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 12.8 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Walpole that have no violations reported:
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Walpole compared to New Hampshire state average:
Banks with branches in Walpole (2011 data):
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1996 Presidential Elections Results
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2008 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Walpole (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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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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See more detailed statistics of Walpole fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 26See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Walpole, NH
Total length: 70 meters (230ft)
Total costs: $60,000,000
Total average daily traffic: 68,710
Total average daily truck traffic: 4,095
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:3
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:4
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Walpole)
FAA Registered Aircraft:10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Walpole)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 12 patent applications in 2008-2014.