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Demographics Analysis

The people of Berkley 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
(Berkley Town, Massachusetts)

Male:

Under 5 years : 145

5 to 9 years : 174

10 to 14 years : 284

15 to 17 years : 129

18 and 19 years : 60

20 years : 20

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 92

25 to 29 years : 152

30 to 34 years : 156

35 to 39 years : 286

40 to 44 years : 348

45 to 49 years : 283

50 to 54 years : 250

55 to 59 years : 266

60 and 61 years : 72

62 to 64 years : 57

65 and 66 years : 56

67 to 69 years : 32

70 to 74 years : 57

75 to 79 years : 49

80 to 84 years : 32

85 years and over : 7

Female:

Under 5 years : 122

5 to 9 years : 358

10 to 14 years : 361

15 to 17 years : 139

18 and 19 years : 120

20 years : 40

21 years : 29

22 to 24 years : 53

25 to 29 years : 156

30 to 34 years : 196

35 to 39 years : 309

40 to 44 years : 351

45 to 49 years : 294

50 to 54 years : 282

55 to 59 years : 121

60 and 61 years : 132

62 to 64 years : 50

65 and 66 years : 23

67 to 69 years : 51

70 to 74 years : 82

75 to 79 years : 55

80 to 84 years : 71

85 years and over : 7


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Berkley Town, Massachusetts)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 3,024

Multiple ancestry : 2,945

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 67

Ancestry not reported : 373


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 5,877

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 11

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 27

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 339

Not a U.S. citizen : 155


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Berkley Town, Massachusetts)

Total:

Under 5 years : 267

5 to 17 years : 1,445

18 to 24 years : 414

25 to 34 years : 660

35 to 44 years : 1,294

45 to 54 years : 1,109

55 to 59 years : 387

60 and 61 years : 204

62 to 64 years : 107

65 to 74 years : 301

75 years and over : 221

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 255

5 to 17 years : 1,179

18 to 24 years : 352

25 to 34 years : 554

35 to 44 years : 1,045

45 to 54 years : 768

55 to 59 years : 307

60 and 61 years : 146

62 to 64 years : 80

65 to 74 years : 159

75 years and over : 169

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 12

5 to 17 years : 226

18 to 24 years : 62

25 to 34 years : 73

35 to 44 years : 151

45 to 54 years : 159

55 to 59 years : 38

60 and 61 years : 48

62 to 64 years : 17

65 to 74 years : 51

75 years and over : 26

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 8

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 11

55 to 59 years : 11

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 8

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 32

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 33

35 to 44 years : 98

45 to 54 years : 171

55 to 59 years : 31

60 and 61 years : 10

62 to 64 years : 10

65 to 74 years : 83

75 years and over : 26


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Berkley Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,361

Female : 2,653

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 450

Female : 413

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 30

Female : 8

Foreign born:

Male : 166

Female : 328


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Berkley Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence : 4,937

Born in other state in the United States : 863

Native: born outside the United States : 22

Foreign born : 438


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 949

Now married, except separated : 2,400

Divorced : 311

Separated : 40

Widowed : 115

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 166

Now married, except separated : 424

Divorced : 27

Separated : 0

Widowed : 41

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 22

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 8

Foreign born:

Never married : 19

Now married, except separated : 345

Divorced : 85

Separated : 0

Widowed : 13


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 5,633

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 60

Speak English less than "very well" : 50

Portuguese or Portuguese Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 280

Speak English less than "very well" : 106

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Berkley Town, Massachusetts

  • Portuguese: 1,233   (17.2%)
  • Irish: 1,192   (16.6%)
  • English: 1,009   (14.0%)
  • French (except Basque): 708   (9.9%)
  • Italian: 561   (7.8%)
  • French Canadian: 461   (6.4%)
  • United States Or American: 427   (5.9%)
  • Polish: 354   (4.9%)
  • German: 276   (3.8%)
  • Other Groups: 243   (3.4%)
  • Scottish: 236   (3.3%)
  • Swedish: 176   (2.4%)
  • Scotch-irish: 50   (0.7%)
  • Norwegian: 44   (0.6%)
  • Lithuanian: 40   (0.6%)
  • Subsaharan African: 39   (0.5%)
  • Dutch: 28   (0.4%)
  • British: 26   (0.4%)
  • Arab: 24   (0.3%)
  • Russian: 21   (0.3%)
  • Northern European: 12   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Welsh: 6   (0.1%)
  • European: 6   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Berkley Town, Massachusetts is 6,409



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Berkley Town, Massachusetts: 3,007
Female Population in Berkley Town, Massachusetts: 3,402


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Berkley Town, Massachusetts: 40.1
Median Female Resident Age in Berkley Town, Massachusetts: 37.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Massachusetts is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Berkley Town, Massachusetts


White


Both sexes

40.4

Male

40.3

Female

40.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

38.0

Male

40.5

Female

20.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

49.5

Male

51.5

Female

44.5

Asian


Both sexes

27.5

Male

36.5

Female

18.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

7.5

Male

7.5

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

39.5

Male

38.0

Female

41.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

16.0

Male

17.2

Female

15.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

27.7

Male

27.8

Female

24.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

40.5

Male

40.5

Female

40.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Berkley Town, Massachusetts


  • White: 6,260
  • African American: 57
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 36
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 19
  • Two or More Races: 37



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 6   (0.33%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 10   (0.55%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 5   (0.27%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 74   (4.06%)
  • 9th Grade: 57   (3.13%)
  • 10th Grade: 77   (4.22%)
  • 11th Grade: 34   (1.87%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 28   (1.54%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 667   (36.59%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 65   (3.57%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 219   (12.01%)
  • Associate Degree: 201   (11.03%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 274   (15.03%)
  • Master's Degree: 76   (4.17%)
  • Professional School Degree: 24   (1.32%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (0.33%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 12   (0.64%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 5   (0.27%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 13   (0.69%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 35   (1.86%)
  • 9th Grade: 40   (2.13%)
  • 10th Grade: 22   (1.17%)
  • 11th Grade: 33   (1.76%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 77   (4.1%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 598   (31.86%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 159   (8.47%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 257   (13.69%)
  • Associate Degree: 237   (12.63%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 250   (13.32%)
  • Master's Degree: 128   (6.82%)
  • Professional School Degree: 5   (0.27%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (0.32%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Schools (Private) In Berkley Town, Massachusetts

  • Southeast Alternative School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 132 S Main Street, Berkley, MA 02779, Phone: (508) 822-7728, Students: 7 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Berkley Town, Massachusetts

  • Berkley Public Library


    3 North Main Street, Berkley, MA 02779

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Berkley Town, Massachusetts


  • Berkley Historical Society Inc


    1 N Main St, Berkley, MA 02779

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Berkley 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 Berkley Town, Massachusetts.

Area Features of Berkley Town, Massachusetts


Airport


(1) Princess House Heliport  

Basin


(1) Assonet Bay  

Bridge


(1) Berkley Bridge  

Building


(1) Berkley Fire And Rescue Station 1 Headquarters   (2) Berkley Fire Department Station 2   (3) Berkley Police Department  

Cape


(1) Shoves Neck  

Cemetery


(1) Blake Cemetery   (2) Fox Cemetery   (3) Old Quaker Cemetery  

Civil


(1) Town Of Berkley  

Crossing


(1) Interchange Thirty-four  

Dam


(1) Boynton Dam  

Locale


(1) Camp Welch  

Park


(1) Dighton Rock State Park  

Populated Place


(1) Berkley   (2) Berkley Bridge   (3) Camp Welch   (4) Myricks   (5) Segreganset  

Post Office


(1) North Dighton Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Assonet River Reservoir  

School


(1) Berkley Middle School   (2) Berkley School   (3) Bristol County Agricultural High School   (4) Segreganset Junior High School   (5) Southeast Alternative School-berkley School  

Stream


(1) Cedar Swamp River   (2) Peirce Brook   (3) Quaker Brook   (4) Threemile River  

Summit


(1) Bryant Hill   (2) Hospital Hill  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Berkley Town, Massachusetts

02779 (pop. 5,744)


Cities Nearby Berkley Town, Massachusetts

Dighton Town, MA  (pop. 6,668) 3.1 Miles
Freetown Town, MA  (pop. 9,013) 4.5 Miles
Taunton City, MA  (pop. 55,975) 5.3 Miles
Lakeville Town, MA  (pop. 10,460) 6.1 Miles
Somerset Cdp, MA  (pop. 18,503) 6.6 Miles
Somerset Town, MA  (pop. 18,503) 6.6 Miles
North Lakeville Cdp, MA  (pop. 2,531) 7.4 Miles
Raynham Center Cdp, MA  (pop. 4,404) 7.6 Miles
Raynham Town, MA  (pop. 13,492) 7.6 Miles
Swansea Town, MA  (pop. 16,084) 9.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in Berkley Town, Massachusetts

508



Elevation in Berkley Town, Massachusetts is 115.0 ft. (35.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Berkley Town, Massachusetts

Lat: 41.825252 N        Long: -71.077991 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Berkley 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 Berkley Town, Massachusetts

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 78   (2.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 178   (5.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 169   (5.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 320   (10.5%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 286   (9.4%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 567   (18.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 392   (12.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 251   (8.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 200   (6.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 125   (4.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 61   (2.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 28   (0.9%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 213   (7.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 166   (5.5%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Berkley Town, Massachusetts)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 3,008

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 167

In 3-person carpool : 32

In 4-person carpool : 13

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 33

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 87

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 11

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 43

Other means : 18

Worked at home : 80


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Berkley Town, Massachusetts)

Less than 5 minutes : 118

5 to 9 minutes : 226

10 to 14 minutes : 379

15 to 19 minutes : 360

20 to 24 minutes : 541

25 to 29 minutes : 221

30 to 34 minutes : 561

35 to 39 minutes : 88

40 to 44 minutes : 227

45 to 59 minutes : 293

60 to 89 minutes : 251

90 or more minutes : 147


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 441

No Social Security income : 1,579


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 259

No retirement income : 1,761


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Berkley Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 7

$10,000 to $14,999 : 30

$15,000 to $19,999 : 22

$20,000 to $24,999 : 60

$25,000 to $29,999 : 65

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 27

$40,000 to $44,999 : 48

$45,000 to $49,999 : 39

$50,000 to $59,999 : 85

$60,000 to $74,999 : 209

$75,000 to $99,999 : 375

$100,000 to $124,999 : 313

$125,000 to $149,999 : 227

$150,000 to $199,999 : 115

$200,000 or more : 64


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $89,667


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Berkley Town, Massachusetts

  • WPMZ (1110 AM; 5.0 kW; East Providence, RI; Owner: Video Mundo Broadcasting Co., Llc)
  • WSTL (1220 AM; 1.0 kW; Providence, RI; Owner: New England Christian Media, Inc.)
  • WOON (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Woonsocket, RI; Owner: O-n Radio, Inc.)
  • WRNI (1290 AM; 10.0 kW; North Providence, RI; Owner: Wrni Foundation)
  • WNBH (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; New Bedford, MA; Owner: Hall Communications, Inc.)
  • 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.)
  • WHTB (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Fall River, MA; Owner: Sne Broadcasting, Ltd.)
  • WMSX (1410 AM; 1.0 kW; Brockton, MA; Owner: Hispanic Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WBSM (1420 AM; 5.0 kW; New Bedford, MA; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WLKW (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; West Warwick, RI; Owner: Hall Communications, Inc.)
  • 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)
  • WADK (1540 AM; 1.0 kW; Newport, RI; Owner: Astro Tele-communications Corp.)
  • WARV (1590 AM; 5.0 kW; Warwick, RI; Owner: Blount Communications, 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)

FM Radio Stations Near Berkley Town, Massachusetts

  • WKKB (100.3 FM; Tiverton, RI; Owner: Davidson Media Station Wkkb Licensee, Llc)
  • WWBB (101.5 FM; Seekonk, MA; Owner: Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc.)
  • WWLI (105.1 FM; Providence, RI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WWKX (106.3 FM; Woonsocket, RI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WFHN (107.1 FM; New Bedford, MA; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Middletown, RI; Owner: Rhode Island Public Radio)
  • WELH (88.1 FM; Seekonk, MA; Owner: The Wheeler School)
  • WELH (88.1 FM; Seekonk, MA; Owner: The Wheeler School)
  • WFHL (88.1 FM; Fairhaven, MA; Owner: New Bedford Christian Radio, Inc.)
  • WGAO (88.3 FM; Franklin, MA; Owner: Dean College)
  • WQRI (88.3 FM; Bristol, RI; Owner: Roger Williams University)
  • WRPS (88.3 FM; Rockland, MA; Owner: Rockland Public Schools)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Dartmouth, MA; Owner: Academy Of The Immaculate, Inc.)
  • 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)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Jamestown, RI; Owner: Mother Of Life Center, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Bourne, MA; Owner: The Exec. Comm. Of Trts)
  • WJMF (88.7 FM; Smithfield, RI; Owner: Bryant University)
  • WJMF (88.7 FM; Smithfield, RI; Owner: Bryant University)
  • WUMD (89.3 FM; Dartmouth, MA; Owner: University Of Massachusetts)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Brockton, MA; Owner: Brockton Educational Outreach Center Inc)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Brockton, MA; Owner: Easton Community Broadcast Station)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Fall River, MA; Owner: Fall River & New Bedford Outreach Center Inc)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Coventry, RI; Owner: His Voice Ministries)
  • WJHD (90.7 FM; Portsmouth, RI; Owner: Portsmouth Abbey School)
  • WTKL (91.1 FM; Dartmouth, MA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • WDOM (91.3 FM; North Providence, RI; Owner: Providence College)
  • WBIM-FM (91.5 FM; Bridgewater, MA; Owner: Bridgewater State College)
  • WCVY (91.5 FM; Coventry, RI; Owner: Coventry Rhode Island Public Schools)
  • WRJI (91.5 FM; East Greenwich, RI; Owner: Educational Radio For The Public Of The New Millennium)
  • NEW (91.7 FM; Marshfield, MA; Owner: University Of Massachusetts)
  • WPRO-FM (92.3 FM; Providence, RI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WSNE-FM (93.3 FM; Seekonk, MA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WHJY (94.1 FM; East Providence, RI; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WBRU (95.5 FM; Providence, RI; Owner: Brown Broadcasting Service, Inc.)
  • WBRU (95.5 FM; East Providence, RI; Owner: Brown Broadcasting Service, Inc.)
  • WATD-FM (95.9 FM; Marshfield, MA; Owner: Marshfield Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WJFD-FM (97.3 FM; Fairhaven, MA; Owner: Wjfd-fm, Inc.)
  • WCTK (98.1 FM; New Bedford, MA; Owner: Hall Communications, Inc.)
  • WPLM-FM (99.1 FM; Plymouth, MA; Owner: Plymouth Rock Broadcasting Co., Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Berkley 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)
  • WSBE-TV (Channel 36; Providence, RI; Owner: Rhode Island Public Telecom. Authority)
  • WWDP (Channel 46; West Bridgewater, MA; Owner: Norwell Television, Llc)
  • WLNE-TV (Channel 6; Tiverton, RI; Owner: Global Broadcasting Of Southern New England Llc)
  • WNAC-TV (Channel 64; Seekonk, MA; Owner: Wnac, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Berkley Town, Massachusetts

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 454  (27.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 184  (11.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 284  (17.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 386  (23.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 587  (39.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 224  (14.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 498  (33.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 15  (1.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 30  (2.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 44 Farms In Berkley Town, Massachusetts


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Berkley Town, Massachusetts

  • Taunton Municipal King Field


    (about 4.6 miles in East Taunton, Massachusetts; Airport Code: MA3)

  • New Bedford Regional


    (about 12.0 miles in Acushnet, Massachusetts; Airport Code: EWB)

  • Mansfield Municipal


    (about 13.6 miles in Mansfield, Massachusetts; Airport Code: QMN)

  • Plymouth Municipal


    (about 18.9 miles in North Carver, Massachusetts; Airport Code: PYM)

  • Theodore Francis Green State


    (about 19.1 miles in Warwick, Rhode Island; Airport Code: PVD)

  • North Central State


    (about 22.4 miles in Smithfield, Rhode Island; Airport Code: SFZ)

  • Newport State


    (about 22.8 miles in Middletown, Rhode Island; Airport Code: NPT)

  • Quonset State


    (about 23.4 miles in North Kingstown, Rhode Island; Airport Code: ZXU)

  • Quonset State Air Reserve National Guard Helipad


    (about 23.4 miles in North Kingstown, Rhode Island; Airport Code: NCO)

  • South Weymouth NAS


    (about 23.4 miles in South Weymouth, Massachusetts; Airport Code: NZW)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Berkley Town, Massachusetts

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

88.12%

Carpooled

6.57%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.58%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.19%

Railroad

0.19%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

1.58%

Other Means

0.45%

Worked At Home

2.32%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Berkley 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
(Berkley Town, Massachusetts)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,485

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 59

Female householder, no husband present : 142

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 196

Householder not living alone : 138


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 16

Male householder and female partner : 55

Female householder and female partner : 5

Female householder and male partner : 102

All other households : 1,842


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Berkley Town, Massachusetts)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,461

Renter-occupied housing units : 24

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 59

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 142

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 303

Renter-occupied housing units : 31


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Berkley Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 7

$10,000 to $14,999 : 88

$15,000 to $19,999 : 43

$20,000 to $24,999 : 60

$25,000 to $29,999 : 89

$30,000 to $34,999 : 39

$35,000 to $39,999 : 29

$40,000 to $44,999 : 36

$45,000 to $49,999 : 87

$50,000 to $59,999 : 125

$60,000 to $74,999 : 218

$75,000 to $99,999 : 413

$100,000 to $124,999 : 353

$125,000 to $149,999 : 249

$150,000 to $199,999 : 120

$200,000 or more : 64


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Berkley Town, Massachusetts)

Total : 2,125


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Berkley Town, Massachusetts)

Occupied : 2,020

Vacant : 105


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Berkley Town, Massachusetts)

Median number of rooms : 7


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Berkley Town, Massachusetts)

Built 2005 or later : 28

Built 2000 to 2004 : 186

Built 1990 to 1999 : 529

Built 1980 to 1989 : 528

Built 1970 to 1979 : 401

Built 1960 to 1969 : 52

Built 1950 to 1959 : 101

Built 1940 to 1949 : 86

Built 1939 or earlier : 214


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Berkley Town, Massachusetts)

Utility gas : 64

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 176

Electricity : 42

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 1,634

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 66

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 38

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Berkley Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 8

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 20

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$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 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $174,999 : 27

$175,000 to $199,999 : 27

$200,000 to $249,999 : 124

$250,000 to $299,999 : 296

$300,000 to $399,999 : 849

$400,000 to $499,999 : 363

$500,000 to $749,999 : 152

$750,000 to $999,999 : 67

$1,000,000 or more : 32


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Berkley 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 : 111

Home equity loan only : 429

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,048

Housing units without a mortgage : 377


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $417,600

Built 2000 to 2004 : $460,200

Built 1990 to 1999 : $368,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $363,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $303,700

Built 1960 to 1969 : $283,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $326,600

Built 1940 to 1949 : $305,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $325,900


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Berkley Town, Massachusetts: 82.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Massachusetts: 63.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Berkley Town, Massachusetts

Institutionalized population


  • Juvenile facilities : 56.25%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 43.75%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Berkley 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 40 40 $4,574,403
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

40 40 $4,574,403
2000        
  Single Family 43 43 $4,964,276
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

43 43 $4,964,276
2001        
  Single Family 70 70 $8,998,070
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

70 70 $8,998,070
2002        
  Single Family 49 49 $7,360,380
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

49 49 $7,360,380
2003        
  Single Family 34 34 $5,467,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

34 34 $5,467,000
2004        
  Single Family 32 32 $5,397,260
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

32 32 $5,397,260
2005        
  Single Family 25 25 $5,388,914
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

25 25 $5,388,914
2006        
  Single Family 19 19 $3,565,700
  Two Family 4 8 $1,360,000
  Three and Four Family 2 8 $904,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

25 35 $5,829,700


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Berkley Town, MA): $66,295
Median Household Income In 2000 (Massachusetts): $50,502


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Berkley Town): $167,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Massachusetts): $182,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Berkley Town): $858
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Massachusetts): $684


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Berkley Town, Massachusetts

Utility Gas: 4.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 4.9%
Electricity: 7.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 79.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 3.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.4%
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 Berkley Town, Massachusetts are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Berkley Town, Massachusetts

Morton Home Care


     Address: 2005 Bay Street, Taunton, Massachusetts 02780
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 5/30/1997

Gentiva Health Services


     Address: 275 Martine Street, Suite 104, Fall River, Massachusetts 02723
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/8/1991

Vna Of Southeastern Ma Inc


     Address: 502 Bedford Street, Fall River, Massachusetts 02720
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Overlook Vna - New Bedford


     Address: One Merrills Wharf, Bourne Counting House, New Bedford, Massachusetts 02745
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 9/3/1996

Saranna Homecare, Inc.


     Address: 334 East Ave, Pawtucket, Rhode Island 02860
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/8/1999

Hospitals Close To Berkley Town, Massachusetts

Morton Hospital & Medical Center


     Address: 88 Washington Street, Taunton, Massachusetts 02780
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Anne's Hospital Corporation


     Address: 795 Middle Street, Fall River, Massachusetts 02721
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

"southcoast Hospital Group, Inc"


     Address: 363 Highland Avenue, Fall River, Massachusetts 02720
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Memorial Hospital Of Rhode Island


     Address: 111 Brewster Street, Pawtucket, Rhode Island 02860
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Sturdy Memorial Hospital


     Address: 211 Park Street, Attleboro, Massachusetts 02703
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Berkley Town, Massachusetts

Golden Living Center-wedgemere


     Address: 146 Dean Street, Taunton, Massachusetts 02780
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 91
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Longmeadow Of Taunton


     Address: 68 Dean Street - Rear, Taunton, Massachusetts 02780
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 95
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Marian Manor Of Taunton


     Address: 33 Summer Street, Taunton, Massachusetts 02780
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 112
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Taunton Nursing Home


     Address: 350 Norton Avenue, Taunton, Massachusetts 02780
     Ownership: Government - City
     Number of Residents: 92
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Tcu-morton Hospital


     Address: 88 Washington Street - 3rd Floor, Taunton, Massachusetts 02780
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 20
     Percent Occupied: 95%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Berkley Town, Massachusetts

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


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Berkley Town, Massachusetts

    Retired Workers: 415
    Disabled Workers: 130
    Widowers Workers: 55
    Spouses Workers: 25
    Children Workers: 100


(updated 2007)



Bristol County, Massachusetts Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 63.49%
  • Bush & Cheney 35.44%
  • 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 Berkley Town, Massachusetts citizens.

Relocation to Bristol County, MA

4.30 % of Bristol County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $46,521

Massachusetts Average 6.31 %

0.07 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $20,523

Massachusetts Average 0.28 %

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

  • Plymouth County , MA 0.91 % ($42,010 AGI )
  • Norfolk County , MA 0.72 % ($55,997 AGI )
  • Providence County , RI 0.54 % ($52,356 AGI )

Relocation away from Bristol County, MA

4.91 % of Bristol 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 $47,049

Massachusetts Average 6.91 %

0.04 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $27,919

Massachusetts Average 0.11 %

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

  • Plymouth County , MA 0.74 % ($49,926 AGI )
  • Norfolk County , MA 0.60 % ($49,149 AGI )
  • Providence County , RI 0.50 % ($43,081 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 Berkley 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 Berkley Town, Massachusetts directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Berkley Town, Massachusetts

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 2 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 16 0 0 31 0 15 0 0 31 0
Robbery n/a n/a n/a 1 0 0 2 1 0 1 1 0 1
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 16 0 0 31 15 0 15 16 0 15
Assault n/a n/a n/a 9 6 9 11 6 20 5 3 5 8
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 144 95 140 169 92 303 77 47 77 122
Burglary n/a n/a n/a 42 8 15 30 39 41 36 49 36 21
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 671 126 234 462 598 621 552 760 556 321
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a 27 28 23 18 33 33 44 55 36 23
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 432 442 359 277 506 500 674 853 556 352
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a 14 4 7 3 3 8 3 5 3 1
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 224 63 109 46 46 121 46 78 46 15
Arson n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 15 15 31 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a 3 2 2 4 2 5 2 1 2 2
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a 21 10 11 13 19 21 21 28 19 11
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a 12 6 7 8 10 13 11 14 10 7


(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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