For population 25 years and over in Worthington:
For population 15 years and over in Worthington town:
19 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chicopee, MA (23.9 miles , pop. 54,653).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (94.7 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (127.7 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Cummington, MA (2.2 miles ), Middlefield, MA (2.3 miles ), Chesterfield, MA (2.3 miles ), Peru, MA (2.5 miles ), Goshen, MA (2.7 miles ), Plainfield, MA (2.8 miles ), Chester, MA (3.0 miles ), Windsor, MA (3.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.40 N, Longitude: 72.94 W
Area code: 413
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Worthington: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Worthington-area historical tornado activity is above Massachusetts state average. It is 29% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/29/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.8 miles away from the Worthington town center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 8/28/1973, a category F4 tornado 24.3 miles away from the town center killed 4 people and injured 36 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Worthington-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 90.1 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 34.0 miles away from Worthington center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 21.6 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 36.9 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 94.1 miles away from Worthington 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 61.8 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 Hampshire County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Snowstorms: 3, Storms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: James Clay Rice - Union Army general, Alfred P. Stone - Politician.
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Airports located in Worthington:
Amtrak station near Worthington:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Worthington:
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Public elementary/middle school in Worthington:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.09. This is about average. There were 20 monitors within city limits.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 23.7. This is about average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.74. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.6 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Worthington that have no violations reported:
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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:
Worthington compared to Massachusetts state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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1996 Presidential Elections Results
2000 Presidential Elections Results
2008 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Worthington town (based on Hampshire County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 33.77%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 32
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 24
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Number of full-service restaurants: 158
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.03% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,450 average adjusted gross income)
0.74% of residents moved from foreign countries ($524 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.33% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($38,073 average adjusted gross income)
0.16% of residents moved to foreign countries ($351 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Worthington fatal accident list:
Apr 8, 2007 03:30 PM, Sr-112, Vehicles: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 30, 1998 04:06 PM, Sr-143, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 1, 1986 05:30 PM, Worthinton, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Oct 25, 1986 03:30 AM, Route 143, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 14See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Worthington, MA
Total length: 19 meters (62ft)
Total costs: $6,314,000
Total average daily traffic: 4,930
Total average daily truck traffic: 258
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 7,787
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:6
FAA Registered Aircraft:4
Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2014.