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Population (year 2000): 6,800. Estimated population in July 2005: 7,313 (+7.5% change)
Males: 3,354 (49.3%), Females: 3,446 (50.7%)

Median resident age: 38.4 years
Median household income: $44,819 (year 2000)
Median house value: $107,000 (year 2000)

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Races in Swanzey:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.9%)
  • Two or more races (0.6%)
  • Hispanic (0.6%)

Ancestries: French (17.4%), English (17.3%), Irish (15.9%), United States (9.1%), French Canadian (9.0%), German (7.6%).

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Elevation: 491 feet

Swanzey,

For population 25 years and over in Swanzey

  • High school or higher: 83.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.4%
  • Unemployed: 4.4%
  • Mean travel time to work: 22.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Swanzey town

  • Never married: 22.9%
  • Now married: 57.5%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

2.3% Foreign born (1.1% Europe, 0.6% Asia, 0.5% North America).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: MA (52.8 miles Chicopee, pop. 54,653).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: MA Boston, (90.3 miles pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: York, NY New (187.2 miles pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: Swanzey, NH (3.0 miles West NH (5.0 miles Keene, NH (5.7 miles Marlborough, NH (7.6 miles Troy, NH (8.0 miles Richmond, NH (9.7 miles Winchester, .


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 20 buildings, average cost: $81,700
  • 1997: 23 buildings, average cost: $81,700
  • 1998: 20 buildings, average cost: $88,500
  • 1999: 27 buildings, average cost: $108,200
  • 2000: 16 buildings, average cost: $96,000
  • 2001: 22 buildings, average cost: $122,900
  • 2002: 30 buildings, average cost: $133,300
  • 2003: 25 buildings, average cost: $141,200
  • 2004: 18 buildings, average cost: $147,800
  • 2005: 26 buildings, average cost: $148,400

Latitude: 42.87 N, Longitude: 72.28 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 603

Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (18.5%), Educational,health and social services (17.3%), Retail trade (14.5%), Finance,insurance,real estate,and rental and leasing (10.7%).

Crime in Swanzey (2001):
  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 6 rapes (86.6 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 5 assaults (72.2 per 100,000)
  • 24 burglaries (346.4 per 100,000)
  • 59 thefts (851.5 per 100,000)
  • 6 auto thefts (86.6 per 100,000)
  • crime index = 116.5 (higher means more crime, US average = 330.8)

Average climate in Swanzey, New Hampshire

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Swanzey-area historical tornado activity is above New Hampshire state average. It is 13% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.7 miles away from the Swanzey city 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 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 30.9 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.


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Hospitals/medical centers near Swanzey:
  • CHESHIRE MEDICAL CENTER,THE (about 6 miles; KEENE, NH)
  • ATHOL MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 21 miles; ATHOL, MA)
  • MONADNOCK COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 23 miles; PETERBOROUGH, NH)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Swanzey:
  • WESTOVER ARB/METROPOLITAN (about 51 miles; SPRINGFIELD/CHICOPEE, MA; ID: CEF)
  • WORCESTER REGIONAL (about 51 miles; WORCESTER, MA; ID: ORH)
  • BARNES MUNI (about 58 miles; WESTFIELD/SPRINGFIELD, MA; ID: BAF)
Other public-use airports nearest to Swanzey:
  • DILLANT-HOPKINS (about 2 miles; KEENE, NH; ID: EEN)
  • JAFFREY AIRPORT-SILVER RANCH (about 21 miles; JAFFREY, NH; ID: AFN)
  • ORANGE MUNI (about 21 miles; ORANGE, MA; ID: ORE)

Amtrak station near Swanzey:
  • 19 miles: BRATTLEBORO (VERNON RD.). Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Swanzey:
  • KEENE STATE COLLEGE (about 6 miles; KEENE, NH; Full-time enrollment: 4,049)
  • MOUNT WACHUSETT COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 29 miles; GARDNER, MA; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • FITCHBURG STATE COLLEGE (about 39 miles; FITCHBURG, MA; FT enrollment: 3,660)
  • UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS-AMHERST (about 43 miles; AMHERST, MA; FT enrollment: 21,468)
  • SMITH COLLEGE (about 46 miles; NORTHAMPTON, MA; FT enrollment: 3,053)
  • MOUNT HOLYOKE COLLEGE (about 49 miles; SOUTH HADLEY, MA; FT enrollment: 2,029)
  • WORCESTER STATE COLLEGE (about 51 miles; WORCESTER, MA; FT enrollment: 3,846)
Library in Swanzey:
  • MT. CAESAR UNION LIBRARY (Operating income: $41,444; Location: 628 OLD HOMESTEAD HIGHWAY; 24,344 books; 240 audio materials; 616 video materials; 17 serial subscriptions)

Swanzey compared to New Hampshire state average:
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • House age above state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Swanzey:
  • WKBK (1290 AM; 5 kW; KEENE, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WZBK (1220 AM; 1 kW; KEENE, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW HAMPSHIRE, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCAT (700 AM; daytime; 3 kW; ORANGE-ATHOL, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNTK (1020 AM; 10 kW; NEWPORT, NH; Owner: KOOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WIZZ (1520 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: P. & M. RADIO, LLC)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Swanzey:
  • W293AB (106.5 FM; KEENE, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WOQL (98.7 FM; WINCHESTER, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW HAMPSHIRE, LLC)
  • WKNE (103.7 FM; KEENE, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WEVN (90.7 FM; KEENE, NH; Owner: NEW HAMPSHIRE PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WYRY (104.9 FM; HINSDALE, NH; Owner: TRI-VALLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHDQ (106.1 FM; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WFEX (92.1 FM; PETERBOROUGH, NH; Owner: FNX BROADCASTING OF NEW HAMPSHIRE LLC)
  • WVPR (89.5 FM; WINDSOR, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WCMK (91.9 FM; PUTNEY, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES INC)
  • WPVQ (95.3 FM; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WJJR (98.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZRT (97.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEQX (102.7 FM; MANCHESTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSHIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJAN (95.1 FM; SUNDERLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEBK (105.3 FM; KILLINGTON, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVAY (100.7 FM; WILMINGTON, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WVRR (101.7 FM; NEWPORT, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRSY (101.5 FM; MARLBORO, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WGLV (91.7 FM; WOODSTOCK, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES INC)
  • WHDQ-FM1 (106.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Swanzey:
  • WEKW-TV (Channel 52; KEENE, NH; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)

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