Canaan strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in New Hampshire):
Public Transportation Use
Affordability of Rents
College Educated Adults
Comparing Canaan to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in New Hampshire (State):
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|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Age of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|Median Family Income|
|Working at Home|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Rents|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Nearest Medium City||53 miles NW of Manchester, New Hampshire (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||101 miles NW of Boston, Massachusetts|
|Standard Zip Codes||03741|
|Phone Area Codes||603|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||4 to 27 F|
|Apr Temp||28 to 52 F|
|Jul Temp||53 to 79 F|
|Oct Temp||31 to 57 F|
|Annual Precip||40.2 inches|
|Jan Temp||9 to 29 F|
|Apr Temp||33 to 57 F|
|Jul Temp||59 to 83 F|
|Oct Temp||37 to 59 F|
|Annual Precip||38.6 inches|
|Station||LEBANON MUNICIPAL AP|
|Jan Temp||8 to 29 F|
|Apr Temp||32 to 55 F|
|Jul Temp||57 to 81 F|
|Oct Temp||36 to 58 F|
|Annual Precip||36.2 inches|
|Average Family Size||3|
|American Indian & Alaskan||4||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||17||0.5%|
|Est. 2005 Population||3,452|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|French (except Basque)||12.8%|
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||3.6%|
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MASCOMA VALLEY REGIONAL HIGH
RR 1 BOX 168A
Serves 462 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.2
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