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Demographics Analysis

The people of Abington Town, Massachusetts give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Abington Town, Massachusetts)

Male:

Under 5 years : 520

5 to 9 years : 422

10 to 14 years : 765

15 to 17 years : 283

18 and 19 years : 232

20 years : 90

21 years : 157

22 to 24 years : 203

25 to 29 years : 462

30 to 34 years : 600

35 to 39 years : 649

40 to 44 years : 473

45 to 49 years : 889

50 to 54 years : 587

55 to 59 years : 478

60 and 61 years : 177

62 to 64 years : 255

65 and 66 years : 203

67 to 69 years : 182

70 to 74 years : 248

75 to 79 years : 124

80 to 84 years : 38

85 years and over : 113

Female:

Under 5 years : 499

5 to 9 years : 322

10 to 14 years : 563

15 to 17 years : 362

18 and 19 years : 155

20 years : 145

21 years : 59

22 to 24 years : 289

25 to 29 years : 523

30 to 34 years : 498

35 to 39 years : 697

40 to 44 years : 624

45 to 49 years : 740

50 to 54 years : 591

55 to 59 years : 462

60 and 61 years : 245

62 to 64 years : 251

65 and 66 years : 236

67 to 69 years : 220

70 to 74 years : 283

75 to 79 years : 175

80 to 84 years : 120

85 years and over : 190


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Abington Town, Massachusetts)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 8,106

Multiple ancestry : 7,326

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 15

Ancestry not reported : 952


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Abington Town, Massachusetts)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 15,308

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 100

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 571

Not a U.S. citizen : 420


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Abington Town, Massachusetts)

Total:

Under 5 years : 1,019

5 to 17 years : 2,717

18 to 24 years : 1,330

25 to 34 years : 2,083

35 to 44 years : 2,443

45 to 54 years : 2,807

55 to 59 years : 940

60 and 61 years : 422

62 to 64 years : 506

65 to 74 years : 1,372

75 years and over : 760

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 973

5 to 17 years : 2,524

18 to 24 years : 1,298

25 to 34 years : 1,493

35 to 44 years : 1,997

45 to 54 years : 2,547

55 to 59 years : 829

60 and 61 years : 322

62 to 64 years : 438

65 to 74 years : 1,014

75 years and over : 608

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 29

5 to 17 years : 175

18 to 24 years : 13

25 to 34 years : 154

35 to 44 years : 246

45 to 54 years : 136

55 to 59 years : 79

60 and 61 years : 72

62 to 64 years : 54

65 to 74 years : 190

75 years and over : 117

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 9

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 12

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 53

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 13

75 years and over : 13

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 17

5 to 17 years : 9

18 to 24 years : 19

25 to 34 years : 424

35 to 44 years : 200

45 to 54 years : 71

55 to 59 years : 32

60 and 61 years : 28

62 to 64 years : 14

65 to 74 years : 155

75 years and over : 22


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Abington Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 7,128

Female : 6,915

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 522

Female : 743

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 76

Female : 24

Foreign born:

Male : 424

Female : 567


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Abington Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence : 13,738

Born in other state in the United States : 1,245

Native: born outside the United States : 100

Foreign born : 606


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Abington Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 3,490

Now married, except separated : 5,722

Divorced : 1,079

Separated : 210

Widowed : 677

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 119

Now married, except separated : 718

Divorced : 120

Separated : 9

Widowed : 108

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 42

Now married, except separated : 49

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 167

Now married, except separated : 734

Divorced : 55

Separated : 0

Widowed : 9


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Abington Town, Massachusetts)

Speak only English : 14,189

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 261

Speak English less than "very well" : 72

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 43

Speak English less than "very well" : 49

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 50

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Portuguese or Portuguese Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 184

Speak English less than "very well" : 221

German:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Greek:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hindi:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 29

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 98

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 18

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 14

Speak English less than "very well" : 51

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 23

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 8

Hebrew:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

African languages:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Abington Town, Massachusetts

  • Irish: 5,741   (33.0%)
  • Italian: 2,263   (13.0%)
  • English: 2,179   (12.5%)
  • German: 1,106   (6.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 775   (4.5%)
  • French Canadian: 624   (3.6%)
  • Polish: 558   (3.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 516   (3.0%)
  • Other Groups: 509   (2.9%)
  • United States Or American: 505   (2.9%)
  • Swedish: 444   (2.6%)
  • Scottish: 403   (2.3%)
  • Portuguese: 322   (1.9%)
  • Canadian: 189   (1.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 168   (1.0%)
  • Greek: 147   (0.8%)
  • Arab: 139   (0.8%)
  • Dutch: 126   (0.7%)
  • Armenian: 89   (0.5%)
  • Finnish: 87   (0.5%)
  • Norwegian: 82   (0.5%)
  • Russian: 56   (0.3%)
  • Subsaharan African: 55   (0.3%)
  • Eastern European: 44   (0.3%)
  • Welsh: 42   (0.2%)
  • Belgian: 38   (0.2%)
  • Czech: 19   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 18   (0.1%)
  • Brazilian: 17   (0.1%)
  • Celtic: 17   (0.1%)
  • Danish: 16   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 16   (0.1%)
  • Swiss: 14   (0.1%)
  • European: 13   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 9   (0.1%)
  • British: 9   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 8   (0.0%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 8   (0.0%)
  • Slavic: 7   (0.0%)
  • Latvian: 6   (0.0%)
  • Austrian: 6   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Abington Town, Massachusetts is 16,399



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Abington Town, Massachusetts: 8,150
Female Population in Abington Town, Massachusetts: 8,249


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Abington Town, Massachusetts: 38.8
Median Female Resident Age in Abington Town, Massachusetts: 40.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Massachusetts is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Abington Town, Massachusetts


White


Both sexes

40.5

Male

39.0

Female

41.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

30.4

Male

29.5

Female

30.9

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

33.5

Male

33.5

Female

31.5

Asian


Both sexes

35.5

Male

35.5

Female

35.4

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

24.0

Male

24.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

31.3

Male

30.3

Female

32.3

Two or More Races


Both sexes

23.4

Male

28.7

Female

17.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

29.3

Male

28.0

Female

30.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

40.7

Male

39.1

Female

42.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Abington Town, Massachusetts


  • White: 15,689
  • African American: 370
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 246
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 50
  • Two or More Races: 44



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Abington Town, Massachusetts citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Abington Town, Massachusetts

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 15   (0.32%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 7   (0.15%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 80   (1.73%)
  • 9th Grade: 102   (2.21%)
  • 10th Grade: 130   (2.81%)
  • 11th Grade: 55   (1.19%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 176   (3.81%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,597   (34.54%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 319   (6.9%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 680   (14.71%)
  • Associate Degree: 439   (9.49%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 761   (16.46%)
  • Master's Degree: 211   (4.56%)
  • Professional School Degree: 33   (0.71%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 19   (0.41%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 11   (0.21%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 6   (0.11%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 13   (0.25%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 38   (0.73%)
  • 9th Grade: 65   (1.24%)
  • 10th Grade: 53   (1.01%)
  • 11th Grade: 100   (1.91%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 158   (3.02%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,944   (37.1%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 450   (8.59%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 608   (11.6%)
  • Associate Degree: 647   (12.35%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 814   (15.53%)
  • Master's Degree: 285   (5.44%)
  • Professional School Degree: 36   (0.69%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 12   (0.23%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Schools (Private) In Abington Town, Massachusetts

  • St Bridget School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 455 Plymouth Street, Abington, MA 02351, Phone: (781) 878-8482, Students: 227 )

  • Preschool Playmates


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: Po Box 64, Abington, MA 02351, Phone: (781) 871-3152, Students: 18 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Abington Town, Massachusetts

  • Abington Public Library


    600 Gliniewicz Way, Abington, MA 02351

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Abington Town, Massachusetts


  • New England Usssa Hall Of Fame Inc


    29 Nardone Cir, Abington, MA 02351

  • Wyncote Audubon Society


    1212 Edge Hill Rd, Abington, PA 19001

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Abington Town, Massachusetts affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Abington Town, Massachusetts.

Area Features of Abington Town, Massachusetts


Building


(1) Abington Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters   (2) Abington Fire Department Station 2   (3) Abington Police Department   (4) Burton L Wales Public Library   (5) North Abington Town Hall  

Cemetery


(1) Adams Street Burying Ground Site Historical   (2) Cobb Family Burying Ground Historical   (3) Cushing Family Tomb Site   (4) Gould Family Burying Ground Site   (5) Hunt Family Tomb Site   (6) Island Grove Cemetery   (7) Mount Vernon Cemetery   (8) Nash Family Tomb   (9) Old Church Burying Ground   (10) Richards Family Burial Ground   (11) The Plain Cemetery   (12) West Abington Cemetery  

Census


(1) Abington Census Designated Place  

Civil


(1) Town Of Abington  

Dam


(1) Cleveland Pond Dam   (2) Cushing Pond Dam   (3) Island Grove Pond Dam  

Lake


(1) Tims Pond  

Locale


(1) Abington Station   (2) North Abington Depot   (3) North Abington Station Historical  

Park


(1) Ames Nowell State Park   (2) Island Grove Park  

Populated Place


(1) Abington   (2) North Abington  

Post Office


(1) Abington Post Office Historical   (2) North Abington Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Cleveland Pond   (2) Cushing Pond   (3) Island Grove Pond  

School


(1) Abington High School   (2) Abington Junior High School   (3) Frilio School   (4) Frolio Junior High School   (5) North School   (6) Saint Bridgets School   (7) Woodsdale School  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Abington Town, Massachusetts

02351 (pop. 14,605)


Cities Nearby Abington Town, Massachusetts

Rockland Town, MA  (pop. 17,845) 2.0 Miles
Whitman Town, MA  (pop. 14,104) 2.6 Miles
Holbrook Town, MA  (pop. 10,685) 3.8 Miles
Holbrook Cdp, MA  (pop. 10,685) 3.8 Miles
Brockton City, MA  (pop. 93,971) 4.6 Miles
Hanover Town, MA  (pop. 13,961) 4.6 Miles
Avon Town, MA  (pop. 4,349) 5.0 Miles
Weymouth Cdp, MA  (pop. 53,602) 6.0 Miles
Weymouth Town, MA  (pop. 53,602) 6.0 Miles
Hanson Cdp, MA  (pop. 2,012) 6.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Abington Town, Massachusetts

781



Elevation in Abington Town, Massachusetts is 128.0 ft. (39.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Abington Town, Massachusetts

Lat: 42.119534 N        Long: -70.947876 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Abington Town, Massachusetts need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Massachusetts

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.66 8.56 7.89 10.90 0.00 8.85
  Total Electric Industry 9.66 8.56 7.89 10.90 0.00 8.85
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.40 9.22 8.52 11.65 0.00 9.53
  Total Electric Industry 10.40 9.22 8.52 11.65 0.00 9.53
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.62 9.31 8.60 11.27 0.00 9.66
  Total Electric Industry 10.62 9.31 8.60 11.27 0.00 9.66
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.00 9.67 8.66 12.21 0.00 9.98
  Total Electric Industry 11.00 9.67 8.66 12.21 0.00 9.98
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.09 9.75 8.46 12.60 0.00 10.00
  Total Electric Industry 11.09 9.75 8.46 12.60 0.00 10.00
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.26 9.93 8.41 14.31 0.00 10.12
  Total Electric Industry 11.26 9.93 8.41 14.31 0.00 10.12
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.25 9.94 8.43 14.53 0.00 10.13
  Total Electric Industry 11.25 9.94 8.43 14.53 0.00 10.13
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.59 10.29 8.78 14.49 0.00 10.48
  Total Electric Industry 11.59 10.29 8.78 14.49 0.00 10.48
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.60 9.35 8.18 14.35 0.00 9.59
  Total Electric Industry 10.60 9.35 8.18 14.35 0.00 9.59
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 5.50 3.46 3.85 0.00 0.00 3.60
  Full-Service Providers 10.09 8.90 7.75 13.73 0.00 9.16
  Total Electric Industry 10.09 8.64 7.53 13.73 0.00 8.99
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 11.39 8.39 7.11 14.83 0.00 8.15
  Full-Service Providers 10.53 9.20 8.27 15.34 0.00 9.57
  Total Electric Industry 10.53 9.13 8.20 15.32 0.00 9.49
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 6.84 4.31 3.49 12.77 0.00 4.43
  Energy-Only Providers 6.70 6.46 5.89 5.04 0.00 6.39
  Full-Service Providers 12.47 11.77 9.37 15.22 0.00 11.60
  Total Electric Industry 12.47 11.64 9.37 15.52 0.00 11.55
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.52 4.16 3.23 12.65 0.00 4.06
  Energy-Only Providers 6.34 5.35 4.51 4.55 0.00 5.12
  Full-Service Providers 10.89 10.21 8.58 12.46 0.00 10.26
  Total Electric Industry 10.93 10.02 8.34 13.11 0.00 10.06
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.72 4.40 3.35 0.00 0.00 4.22
  Energy-Only Providers 6.19 5.16 4.80 0.00 0.00 5.09
  Full-Service Providers 11.55 10.78 9.26 0.00 4.09 10.82
  Total Electric Industry 11.60 10.48 8.93 0.00 4.09 10.56
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.24 4.28 3.25 0.00 0.67 4.08
  Energy-Only Providers 5.88 5.63 5.27 0.00 4.35 5.53
  Full-Service Providers 11.72 11.57 8.47 0.00 3.86 11.10
  Total Electric Industry 11.75 10.99 8.48 0.00 4.65 10.77
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.94 4.58 3.41 0.00 0.74 4.68
  Energy-Only Providers 7.54 6.90 6.36 0.00 4.41 6.84
  Full-Service Providers 13.25 13.10 9.00 0.00 4.05 12.44
  Total Electric Industry 13.44 12.42 9.22 0.00 4.80 12.18
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.58 4.69 3.57 0.00 0.78 4.52
  Energy-Only Providers 11.67 9.76 9.85 0.00 9.81 9.91
  Full-Service Providers 16.40 16.78 12.55 0.00 11.21 16.06
  Total Electric Industry 16.60 15.54 13.04 0.00 10.68 15.45

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Abington Town, Massachusetts

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 190   (2.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 171   (2.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 553   (7.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 868   (11.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 845   (10.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 1,392   (17.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 1,025   (13.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 920   (11.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 250   (3.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 345   (4.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 104   (1.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 51   (0.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 556   (7.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 486   (6.3%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Abington Town, Massachusetts)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 7,182

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 530

In 3-person carpool : 26

In 4-person carpool : 20

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 15

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 84

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 135

Railroad : 410

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 63

Other means : 118

Worked at home : 133


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Abington Town, Massachusetts)

Less than 5 minutes : 293

5 to 9 minutes : 827

10 to 14 minutes : 836

15 to 19 minutes : 1,055

20 to 24 minutes : 1,406

25 to 29 minutes : 451

30 to 34 minutes : 1,059

35 to 39 minutes : 291

40 to 44 minutes : 332

45 to 59 minutes : 758

60 to 89 minutes : 1,011

90 or more minutes : 264


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Abington Town, Massachusetts)

With Social Security income : 1,949

No Social Security income : 4,212


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Abington Town, Massachusetts)

With retirement income : 1,204

No retirement income : 4,957


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Abington Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 93

$10,000 to $14,999 : 65

$15,000 to $19,999 : 42

$20,000 to $24,999 : 26

$25,000 to $29,999 : 114

$30,000 to $34,999 : 147

$35,000 to $39,999 : 119

$40,000 to $44,999 : 242

$45,000 to $49,999 : 54

$50,000 to $59,999 : 280

$60,000 to $74,999 : 540

$75,000 to $99,999 : 696

$100,000 to $124,999 : 807

$125,000 to $149,999 : 561

$150,000 to $199,999 : 399

$200,000 or more : 211


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Abington Town, Massachusetts)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $91,151


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Abington Town, Massachusetts

  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50.0 kW; Hull, MA; Owner: Cbs Radio East Inc.)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40.0 kW; Framingham, MA; Owner: Wbix Corp.)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 2.5 kW; Ashland, MA; Owner: Wbix Corp.)
  • WILD (1090 AM; 4.8 kW; Everett, MA; Owner: Radio One Of Boston Licenses, Llc)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 10.0 kW; Framingham, MA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50.0 kW; Boston, MA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WESX (1230 AM; 0.45 kW; Lynn, MA; Owner: Principle Boston Holdco Llc)
  • WESX (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Marblehead, MA; Owner: Principle Boston Holdco Llc)
  • WOON (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Woonsocket, RI; Owner: O-n Radio, Inc.)
  • WJDA (1300 AM; 1.0 kW; Quincy, MA; Owner: Principle Boston Holdco Llc)
  • WRCA (1330 AM; 25.0 kW; Boston, MA; Owner: Waec License Limited Partnership)
  • WLYN (1360 AM; 0.7 kW; Lynn, MA; Owner: Multicultural Radio Broadcasting Licensee, Llc)
  • WNRI (1380 AM; 2.5 kW; Woonsocket, RI; Owner: Bouchard Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WPLM (1390 AM; 5.0 kW; Plymouth, MA; Owner: Plymouth Rock Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WMSX (1410 AM; 1.0 kW; Brockton, MA; Owner: Hispanic Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WXKS (1430 AM; 5.0 kW; Somerville, MA; Owner: Amfm Radio Licenses, L.l.c.)
  • WXBR (1460 AM; 5.0 kW; Brockton, MA; Owner: Btr Boston, Inc.)
  • WSAR (1480 AM; 5.0 kW; Somerset, MA; Owner: Bristol County Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WVBF (1530 AM; 2.2 kW; Middleboro, MA; Owner: Steven J. Callahan)
  • WUNR (1600 AM; 5.0 kW; Boston, MA; Owner: Champion Broadcasting Systems, Inc.)
  • WUNR (1600 AM; 20.0 kW; Boston, MA; Owner: Champion Broadcasting Systems, Inc.)
  • WDDZ (550 AM; 0.5 kW; Central Falls, RI; Owner: Radio Disney Group, Llc)
  • WDDZ (550 AM; 1.0 kW; Central Falls, RI; Owner: Radio Disney Group, Llc)
  • WEZE (590 AM; 5.0 kW; Somerville, MA; Owner: Pennsylvania Media Associates, Inc.)
  • WSRO (650 AM; 0.25 kW; Framingham, MA; Owner: Langer Broadcasting Group, Llc)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50.0 kW; Burlington, MA; Owner: Entercom Boston License, Llc)
  • WJIB (740 AM; 0.25 kW; Cambridge, MA; Owner: Bob Bittner Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50.0 kW; Needham, MA; Owner: Entercom Boston License, Llc)
  • WAMG (890 AM; 6.0 kW; Ashland, MA; Owner: J Sports Licensee Llc)
  • WROL (950 AM; 5.0 kW; Revere, MA; Owner: Sca License Corporation)

FM Radio Stations Near Abington Town, Massachusetts

  • WZLX (100.7 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Cbs Radio Inc. Of Boston)
  • WWBB (101.5 FM; Seekonk, MA; Owner: Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc.)
  • WFNX (101.7 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Mcc Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • WKLB-FM (102.5 FM; Newton, MA; Owner: Charles River Broadcasting Company)
  • WODS (103.3 FM; Newton, MA; Owner: Cbs Radio East Inc.)
  • WBCN (104.1 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Hemisphere Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WRBB (104.9 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Northeastern University)
  • WROR-FM (105.7 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Greater Boston Radio, Inc.)
  • WWKX (106.3 FM; Woonsocket, RI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WMJX (106.7 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Greater Boston Radio, Inc.)
  • WXKS-FM (107.9 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Amfm Radio Licenses, L.l.c.)
  • WELH (88.1 FM; Seekonk, MA; Owner: The Wheeler School)
  • WELH (88.1 FM; Seekonk, MA; Owner: The Wheeler School)
  • WMBR (88.1 FM; Cambridge, MA; Owner: Technology Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WGAO (88.3 FM; Franklin, MA; Owner: Dean College)
  • WRPS (88.3 FM; Rockland, MA; Owner: Rockland Public Schools)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Middleboro, MA; Owner: Home Improvement Ministries)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Middleboro, MA; Owner: Talking Information Center, Incorporated)
  • WWTA (88.5 FM; Marion, MA; Owner: Tabor Academy)
  • WERS (88.9 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Emerson College)
  • WGBH (89.7 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Wgbh Educational Foundation)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Brockton, MA; Owner: Brockton Educational Outreach Center Inc)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Brockton, MA; Owner: Easton Community Broadcast Station)
  • WZBC (90.3 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Trustees Of Boston College)
  • WBUR-FM (90.9 FM; Newton, MA; Owner: The Executive Committee Of Trustees Of The Boston University)
  • WDJM-FM (91.3 FM; Framingham, MA; Owner: Framingham State College)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Milford, MA; Owner: The Marconi Broadcasting Foundation)
  • WBIM-FM (91.5 FM; Bridgewater, MA; Owner: Bridgewater State College)
  • WMFO (91.5 FM; Somerville, MA; Owner: Tufts University)
  • WMLN-FM (91.5 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Curry College)
  • WZLY (91.5 FM; Wellesley, MA; Owner: Wellesley College)
  • NEW (91.7 FM; Marshfield, MA; Owner: University Of Massachusetts)
  • WMWM (91.7 FM; Salem, MA; Owner: Salem State College Board Of Trustees)
  • WUMB-FM (91.9 FM; Quincy, MA; Owner: University Of Massachusetts)
  • WBOS (92.9 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Greater Boston Radio, Inc.)
  • WSNE-FM (93.3 FM; Seekonk, MA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WMKK (93.7 FM; Peabody, MA; Owner: Entercom Boston License, Llc)
  • WJMN (94.5 FM; Newton, MA; Owner: Amfm Radio Licenses, L.l.c.)
  • WHRB (95.3 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Harvard Radio Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WATD-FM (95.9 FM; Marshfield, MA; Owner: Marshfield Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WTKK (96.9 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Greater Boston Radio, Inc.)
  • WKAF (97.7 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Entercom Boston License, L.l.c.)
  • WBMX (98.5 FM; Newton, MA; Owner: Cbs Radio Stations Inc.)
  • WPLM-FM (99.1 FM; Plymouth, MA; Owner: Plymouth Rock Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WHHB (99.9 FM; Holliston, MA; Owner: Holliston High School)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Abington Town, Massachusetts

  • WJAR (Channel 10; Seekonk, MA; Owner: Media General Communications Holdings, Llc)
  • WPRI-TV (Channel 12; Rehoboth, MA; Owner: Tvl Broadcasting Of Rhode Island, Llc)
  • WGBH-TV (Channel 2; Newton, MA; Owner: Wgbh Educational Foundation)
  • WFXT (Channel 25; Needham, MA; Owner: Fox Television Stations Inc.)
  • WFXT (Channel 25; Needham, MA; Owner: Fox Television Stations Inc.)
  • WSBK-TV (Channel 38; Needham, MA; Owner: Cbs Corporatioin)
  • WBZ-TV (Channel 4; Newton, MA; Owner: Cbs Corporaton)
  • WGBX-TV (Channel 44; Newton, MA; Owner: Wgbh Educational Foundation)
  • WWDP (Channel 46; West Bridgewater, MA; Owner: Norwell Television, Llc)
  • WCVB-TV (Channel 5; Newton, MA; Owner: Wcvb Hearst-argyle Tv, Inc.)
  • WLVI-TV (Channel 56; Needham, MA; Owner: Whdh-tv)
  • WLVI-TV (Channel 56; Needham, MA; Owner: Whdh-tv)
  • WNAC-TV (Channel 64; Seekonk, MA; Owner: Wnac, Llc)
  • WBPX (Channel 68; Boston, MA; Owner: Paxson Boston-68 License, Inc.)
  • WHDH-TV (Channel 7; Newton, MA; Owner: Whdh-tv)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Abington Town, Massachusetts

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,342  (32.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 447  (10.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 731  (17.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 10  (0.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 729  (17.8%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,491  (38.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 629  (16.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 1,562  (40.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 22  (0.6%)


(updated 2010)





There are 0 Farms In Abington Town, Massachusetts


(updated 2008)



Banks In Abington Town, Massachusetts

Bank Of America, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5,094

Rockland Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $6.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 79

Abington Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $118.3k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1

Santander Bank, N.a. - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $77.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 702

Harborone Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.9m
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 20

Citizens Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $100.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 864

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Abington Town, Massachusetts

  • South Weymouth NAS


    (about 2.0 miles in South Weymouth, Massachusetts; Airport Code: NZW)

  • Quincy Airport


    (about 9.4 miles in Quincy, Massachusetts; Airport Code: MQI)

  • Norwood Memorial


    (about 12.5 miles in Norwood, Massachusetts; Airport Code: OWD)

  • Marshfield Municipal George Harlow Field


    (about 14.2 miles in Brant Rock, Massachusetts; Airport Code: MA4)

  • Cambridge Airport


    (about 14.8 miles in Boston, Massachusetts; Airport Code: JHY)

  • Mansfield Municipal


    (about 15.2 miles in Mansfield, Massachusetts; Airport Code: QMN)

  • Logan International


    (about 17.1 miles in Boston, Massachusetts; Airport Code: BOS)

  • Taunton Municipal King Field


    (about 17.3 miles in East Taunton, Massachusetts; Airport Code: MA3)

  • Nashua Street Heliport


    (about 18.2 miles in Boston, Massachusetts; Airport Code: QQD)

  • Plymouth Municipal


    (about 18.4 miles in North Carver, Massachusetts; Airport Code: PYM)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Abington Town, Massachusetts

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

83.42%

Carpooled

7.31%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.31%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.08%

Subway Or Elevated

1.87%

Railroad

3.90%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.10%

Motorcycle

0.08%

Bicycle

0.14%

Walked

1.34%

Other Means

0.23%

Worked At Home

1.24%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Abington Town, Massachusetts, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Abington Town, Massachusetts)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 3,412

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 327

Female householder, no husband present : 657

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,549

Householder not living alone : 216


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Abington Town, Massachusetts)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 44

Male householder and female partner : 107

Female householder and female partner : 24

Female householder and male partner : 144

All other households : 5,842


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Abington Town, Massachusetts)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,064

Renter-occupied housing units : 348

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 219

Renter-occupied housing units : 108

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 411

Renter-occupied housing units : 246

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 826

Renter-occupied housing units : 939


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Abington Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 260

$10,000 to $14,999 : 202

$15,000 to $19,999 : 204

$20,000 to $24,999 : 131

$25,000 to $29,999 : 252

$30,000 to $34,999 : 223

$35,000 to $39,999 : 160

$40,000 to $44,999 : 317

$45,000 to $49,999 : 161

$50,000 to $59,999 : 488

$60,000 to $74,999 : 728

$75,000 to $99,999 : 860

$100,000 to $124,999 : 885

$125,000 to $149,999 : 640

$150,000 to $199,999 : 420

$200,000 or more : 230


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Abington Town, Massachusetts)

Total : 6,419


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Abington Town, Massachusetts)

Occupied : 6,161

Vacant : 258


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Abington Town, Massachusetts)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Abington Town, Massachusetts)

Built 2005 or later : 128

Built 2000 to 2004 : 567

Built 1990 to 1999 : 474

Built 1980 to 1989 : 577

Built 1970 to 1979 : 725

Built 1960 to 1969 : 730

Built 1950 to 1959 : 968

Built 1940 to 1949 : 384

Built 1939 or earlier : 1,866


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Abington Town, Massachusetts)

Utility gas : 2,124

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 56

Electricity : 643

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 3,288

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 50

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Abington Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 14

$25,000 to $29,999 : 11

$30,000 to $34,999 : 5

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 9

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 58

$125,000 to $149,999 : 31

$150,000 to $174,999 : 41

$175,000 to $199,999 : 71

$200,000 to $249,999 : 394

$250,000 to $299,999 : 651

$300,000 to $399,999 : 1,687

$400,000 to $499,999 : 979

$500,000 to $749,999 : 461

$750,000 to $999,999 : 80

$1,000,000 or more : 28


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Abington Town, Massachusetts)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 160

Home equity loan only : 1,173

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 17

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 2,257

Housing units without a mortgage : 913


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Abington Town, Massachusetts)

Built 2005 or later : $395,300

Built 2000 to 2004 : $361,800

Built 1990 to 1999 : $445,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $410,600

Built 1970 to 1979 : $374,400

Built 1960 to 1969 : $406,200

Built 1950 to 1959 : $322,900

Built 1940 to 1949 : $300,500

Built 1939 or earlier : $338,400


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Abington Town, Massachusetts: 67.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Massachusetts: 63.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Abington Town, Massachusetts

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 93.48%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 6.52%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Abington Town, Massachusetts

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 66 66 $6,192,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $125,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

67 69 $6,317,500
2000        
  Single Family 60 60 $7,247,000
  Two Family 1 2 $105,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 3 34 $2,550,000
  Total

64 96 $9,902,000
2001        
  Single Family 90 90 $9,183,757
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

90 90 $9,183,757
2002        
  Single Family 137 137 $17,293,185
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 8 192 $13,069,808
  Total

145 329 $30,362,993
2003        
  Single Family 37 37 $6,403,010
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 6 72 $10,200,000
  Total

43 109 $16,603,010
2004        
  Single Family 31 31 $6,024,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 4 48 $6,800,000
  Total

35 79 $12,824,000
2005        
  Single Family 23 23 $4,569,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $210,000
  Five or More Family 9 52 $6,500,000
  Total

33 78 $11,279,000
2006        
  Single Family 29 29 $5,404,769
  Two Family 3 6 $853,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 5 60 $6,412,575
  Total

37 95 $12,670,344


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Abington Town, MA): $57,100
Median Household Income In 2000 (Massachusetts): $50,502


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Abington Town): $178,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Massachusetts): $182,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Abington Town): $676
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Massachusetts): $684


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Abington Town, Massachusetts

Utility Gas: 31.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.1%
Electricity: 12.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 55.4%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Abington Town, Massachusetts are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Abington Town, Massachusetts

Function Full Time
Employees
Full Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Employees
Part Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Hours
Avg Yearly
Wage (F/T)
Avg Hourly
Wage (P/T)
Elementary and Secondary - Instruction 173 $825,543 116 $71,572 4,629 $57,263 $15.46
Elementary and Secondary - Other Total 24 $65,782 50 $56,725 3,832 $32,891 $14.80

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Abington Town, Massachusetts

Interim Health Care Of Boston


     Address: 200 Ledgewood Place, Suite 101, Rockland, Massachusetts 02370
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/18/1982

Pediatric Services Of America Home Healthcare


     Address: 20 Minuteman Way, Suite 2, Brockton, Massachusetts 02301
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/20/1996

Pointecare Home Health Agency


     Address: 35 Christy Place, Brockton, Massachusetts 02301
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/17/1999

Brockton Vna


     Address: 500 Belmont Street, Suite 200, Brockton, Massachusetts 02301
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Nurses R Us, Inc


     Address: 500 North Main Street, Suite D, Randolph, Massachusetts 02368
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/12/2005

Hospitals Close To Abington Town, Massachusetts

Brockton Hospital


     Address: 680 Center Street, Brockton, Massachusetts 02302
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Caritas Good Samaritan Medical Center


     Address: 235 North Pearl Street, Brockton, Massachusetts 02301
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Quincy Medical Center


     Address: 114 Whitwell Street, Quincy, Massachusetts 02169
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Milton Hospital Inc


     Address: 92 Highland Street, Milton, Massachusetts 02186
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

"caritas Norwood Hospital, Inc"


     Address: 800 Washington Street, Norwood, Massachusetts 02062
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Abington Town, Massachusetts

Colony House Nursing & Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 277 Washington Street, Abington, Massachusetts 02351
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 93
     Percent Occupied: 99%

Coyne Healthcare Center


     Address: 56 Webster Street, Rockland, Massachusetts 02370
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 98
     Percent Occupied: 89%

South Shore Rehab & Skilled Care Center


     Address: 115 North Avenue, Rockland, Massachusetts 02370
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 94
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Baypointe Rehabilitation & Skilled Care Center


     Address: 50 Christy Place, Brockton, Massachusetts 02301
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 167
     Percent Occupied: 99%

Tcu-brockton Hospital


     Address: 680 Centre Street Bldg A Level 3, Brockton, Massachusetts 02302
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 27
     Percent Occupied: 93%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Abington Town, Massachusetts

Name: Pilgrim
Address: Rocky Hill Road; Plymouth, MA 02360
Distance: 23 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Abington Town, Massachusetts

    Retired Workers: 1,535
    Disabled Workers: 400
    Widowers Workers: 245
    Spouses Workers: 100
    Children Workers: 225


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Abington Town, Massachusetts


Charges


Elementary & Secondary Education School Lunch: $252,000
Elementary & Secondary Education School Tuition: $52,000
Elementary & Secondary Education - Other: $147,000
Natural Resources - Other: $10,000
Parks & Recreation: $95,000
Sewerage: $1,955,000
All Other: $639,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $2,344,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Education: $0
All Other: $57,000


State Intergovernmental


Education: $8,237,000
General Support: $2,072,000
Highways: $249,000
Public Welfare: $30,000
All Other: $298,000


Current Operations


Elementary & Secondary Education: $20,242,000
Financial Administration: $641,000
Fire Protection: $1,762,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $23,000
Central Staff Services: $389,000
General Public Buildings: $76,000
Health Services - Other: $346,000
Regular Highways: $1,275,000
Libraries: $370,000
Natural Resources - Other: $7,000
Parks & Recreation: $268,000
Police Protection: $2,204,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $123,000
Welfare - Other: $69,000
Sewerage: $609,000
Solid Waste Management: $1,106,000
General - Other: $5,838,000
Water Utilities: $1,400,000


Construction


Elementary & Secondary Education: $68,000
General Public Buildings: $353,000
Sewerage: $3,000,000


Other Capital Outlay


Elementary And Secondary Education: $441,000
Financial Administration: $2,000
Fire Protection: $53,000
General Public Building: $5,000
Regular Highways: $327,000
Parks & Recreation: $30,000
Police Protection: $161,000
Sewerage: $102,000
General - Other: $113,000
Water Utilities: $631,000


General


Interest On Debt: $510,000


Water Utilities


Interest On Debt: $27,000


Intergovernmental To State


General: $17,000
Transit Utilities: $97,000


Intergovernmental To Local Nec


Elementary And Secondary Education: $1,798,000
Central Staff Services: $5,000
Health: $29,000


Tax


Property: $21,868,000
Other License: $453,000


Miscellaneous


Interest Earnings: $423,000
Fines & Forfeits: $61,000
Donations From Private Sources: $396,000
General Revenue, Nec: $954,000


Bond Fund


Cash & Deposits: $115,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $10,462,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $19,474,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $380,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,893,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $11,387,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,900,000


Short Term Debt Outstanding


End Of Fiscal Year: $500,000


(updated 2006)



Plymouth County, Massachusetts Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 53.66%
  • Bush & Cheney 45.27%
  • Other 1.08%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Abington Town, Massachusetts citizens.

Relocation to Plymouth County, MA

5.34 % of Plymouth County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $60,926

Massachusetts Average 6.31 %

0.04 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $58,221

Massachusetts Average 0.28 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Plymouth County, MA (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Norfolk County , MA 1.57 % ($60,184 AGI )
  • Bristol County , MA 0.84 % ($49,926 AGI )
  • Suffolk County , MA 0.72 % ($62,461 AGI )

Relocation away from Plymouth County, MA

6.02 % of Plymouth County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $51,677

Massachusetts Average 6.91 %

0.04 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $38,803

Massachusetts Average 0.11 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Plymouth County, MA (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Norfolk County , MA 1.28 % ($54,265 AGI )
  • Bristol County , MA 1.01 % ($42,010 AGI )
  • Suffolk County , MA 0.60 % ($49,190 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Massachusetts

Low Bracket: $0 (5.30%)
High Bracket: Unlimited (5.30%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Massachusetts

5.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Abington Town, Massachusetts is based on over 50 years of data.

























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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Abington Town, Massachusetts directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Abington Town, Massachusetts

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 2 5 3 4 5 4 2 10 3 2 1 1 5
    per 100,000 14 34 20 25 31 24 12 60 18 12 6 6 31
Robbery 6 4 15 14 8 7 8 5 18 9 6 6 7
    per 100,000 41 27 98 87 49 43 48 30 108 53 37 37 43
Assault 0 0 32 35 41 40 33 40 37 35 15 34 36
    per 100,000 0 0 210 219 253 243 198 241 221 208 93 210 223
Burglary 116 60 105 96 68 104 114 119 124 112 102 97 82
    per 100,000 791 406 688 600 419 632 684 717 741 665 634 598 509
Larceny Theft 148 177 138 145 134 145 181 213 236 213 226 244 201
    per 100,000 1,009 1,197 904 906 826 882 1,086 1,284 1,410 1,265 1,405 1,505 1,247
Vehicle Theft 44 31 28 29 31 42 21 28 13 21 23 17 14
    per 100,000 300 210 183 181 191 255 126 169 78 125 143 105 87
Arson 5 8 2 1 0 0 3 0 0 3 1 1 1
    per 100,000 34 54 13 6 0 0 18 0 0 18 6 6 6
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
2 2 13 13 14 13 11 14 15 12 6 10 12
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
78 69 68 68 58 73 80 90 93 87 88 90 75
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
40 36 40 41 36 43 45 52 54 49 47 50 43


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Massachusetts

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
18,000 8,104 11,768 14,896 13,125 15,341 11,182 0 11,307 0


(updated 2014)



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