For population 25 years and over in Whitefield:
For population 15 years and over in Whitefield CDP:
16 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $3,186 (2.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (82.9 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (144.4 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (279.7 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Dalton, NH (1.9 miles ), Bethlehem, NH (2.6 miles ), Jefferson, NH (2.7 miles ), Lunenburg, VT (2.7 miles ), Lancaster, NH (2.9 miles ), Littleton, NH (3.0 miles ), Carroll, NH (3.1 miles ), Guildhall, VT (3.4 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.37 N, Longitude: 71.61 W
Area code: 603
Work and jobs in Whitefield: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Whitefield, New Hampshire
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Whitefield-area historical tornado activity is significantly below New Hampshire state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/11/1966, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 26.3 miles away from the Whitefield place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 5/19/1982, a category F1 (max. wind speeds 73-112 mph) tornado 15.8 miles away from the place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Whitefield-area historical earthquake activity is below New Hampshire state average. It is 81% 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 60.5 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 16.2 miles away from Whitefield 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 18.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/17/2000 at 08:16:20, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 10.1 mi) earthquake occurred 59.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/3/2000 at 21:05:50, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 6.0 mi) earthquake occurred 71.5 miles away from Whitefield center
On 10/6/1992 at 15:38:04, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 72.7 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 Coos County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: John G. Foster - Union army general.
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Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2002 was 18.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.1 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2006 was 8.77. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 23.0 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Whitefield that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 17.4%
(14.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 45.2% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
69 people in nursing homes in 2000
Whitefield compared to New Hampshire state average:
Banks with branches in Whitefield (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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2008 Presidential Elections Results
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Religion statistics for Whitefield CDP (based on Coos County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 65.61%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 14
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Number of full-service restaurants: 41
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.49% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,306 average adjusted gross income)
0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($396 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.05% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,686 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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Whitefield fatal accident list:
Dec 20, 2011 05:50 AM, Sr-116, Sr-3, Lat: 44.37238889, Lon: -71.61171111, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 19, 2001 06:30 PM, Us-3, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
May 30, 1992 12:20 AM, Sr116, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 1, 1991 06:50 PM, Sr116, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 2
Sep 10, 1988 11:00 PM, 14365, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Whitefield)
FAA Registered Aircraft:10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Whitefield)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Whitefield, NH
Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2014.