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Demographics

People

Total Population2,007
Male Share of the Population52.3%
Female Share of the Population47.7%
Senior Citizens26.8%
Employed Population 16+1,053
Age of the Population51

Families

% of people married59.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher41.8%
Median Earnings25+$35,990
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$24,833
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,540

Wealth

Median Family Income$70,688
% Above Poverty Level97.8%
% Below Poverty Level2.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time29 minutes
% Working from Home6.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.8%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone27.5%
Median Gross Rent$971
Median House Value$221,800

Ancestry

Irish22.4%
French Except Basque21.6%
English16.8%
Italian11.9%
German9.7%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)8%
Scottish4.9%
Polish2.9%
Canadian2.8%
Belgian1.8%
Norwegian1.8%
Swiss1.5%
Swedish1.2%
Australian1%
African0.8%
US/American0.8%
Portuguese0.7%
Hungarian0.6%
Danishn0.6%
Dutch0.6%
Welsh0.5%
Czech0.4%
Ukrainian0.3%
Nigerian0.3%
Slovak0.3%
Russian0.2%
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Thornton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Grafton County
Standard Zip Codes3285, 3223
Phone Area Codes603
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude43.93
Approximate Longitude-71.62

Thornton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationPLYMOUTH
Distance7.7 miles
Jan Temp5 to 29 F
Apr Temp29 to 54 F
Jul Temp53 to 80 F
Oct Temp32 to 59 F
Annual Precip44.6 inches
StationBENTON 5 SW
Distance16.1 miles
Jan Temp5 to 26 F
Apr Temp31 to 51 F
Jul Temp55 to 77 F
Oct Temp34 to 55 F
Annual Precip38.3 inches
StationTAMWORTH 3
Distance18.8 miles
Jan Temp5 to 28 F
Apr Temp29 to 53 F
Jul Temp53 to 80 F
Oct Temp32 to 56 F
Annual Precip51.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Campton3,303$88,281
Lincoln1,337$55,536
Plymouth6,659$73,571
Rumney1,644$53,000
Waterville Valley186$138,750
Woodstock1,004$73,365

Thornton Public Libraries

Thornton Public Library
1884 NH RTE 175
Thornton, New Hampshire
(603) 726-8981

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Thornton Public Schools

Thornton Central School
1886 Nh Rte. 175
ZIP: 3285
(603) 726-8904
Primary
Total Enrollment 215
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