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Demographics Analysis

The people of Freetown 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
(Freetown Town, Massachusetts)

Male:

Under 5 years : 195

5 to 9 years : 358

10 to 14 years : 415

15 to 17 years : 304

18 and 19 years : 127

20 years : 73

21 years : 33

22 to 24 years : 165

25 to 29 years : 214

30 to 34 years : 218

35 to 39 years : 383

40 to 44 years : 477

45 to 49 years : 280

50 to 54 years : 405

55 to 59 years : 344

60 and 61 years : 174

62 to 64 years : 168

65 and 66 years : 80

67 to 69 years : 85

70 to 74 years : 56

75 to 79 years : 67

80 to 84 years : 37

85 years and over : 28

Female:

Under 5 years : 289

5 to 9 years : 194

10 to 14 years : 356

15 to 17 years : 215

18 and 19 years : 86

20 years : 35

21 years : 111

22 to 24 years : 66

25 to 29 years : 194

30 to 34 years : 238

35 to 39 years : 426

40 to 44 years : 456

45 to 49 years : 381

50 to 54 years : 399

55 to 59 years : 271

60 and 61 years : 191

62 to 64 years : 144

65 and 66 years : 65

67 to 69 years : 49

70 to 74 years : 101

75 to 79 years : 38

80 to 84 years : 6

85 years and over : 16


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Freetown Town, Massachusetts)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 4,849

Multiple ancestry : 3,510

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 9

Ancestry not reported : 645


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 8,495

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 10

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 331

Not a U.S. citizen : 177


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Freetown Town, Massachusetts)

Total:

Under 5 years : 484

5 to 17 years : 1,842

18 to 24 years : 696

25 to 34 years : 864

35 to 44 years : 1,742

45 to 54 years : 1,465

55 to 59 years : 615

60 and 61 years : 365

62 to 64 years : 312

65 to 74 years : 436

75 years and over : 192

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 372

5 to 17 years : 1,708

18 to 24 years : 549

25 to 34 years : 735

35 to 44 years : 1,259

45 to 54 years : 1,134

55 to 59 years : 446

60 and 61 years : 274

62 to 64 years : 260

65 to 74 years : 360

75 years and over : 149

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 112

5 to 17 years : 113

18 to 24 years : 137

25 to 34 years : 78

35 to 44 years : 306

45 to 54 years : 217

55 to 59 years : 102

60 and 61 years : 56

62 to 64 years : 33

65 to 74 years : 52

75 years and over : 43

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 10

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 11

18 to 24 years : 10

25 to 34 years : 51

35 to 44 years : 177

45 to 54 years : 114

55 to 59 years : 67

60 and 61 years : 35

62 to 64 years : 19

65 to 74 years : 24

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Freetown Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 3,755

Female : 3,491

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 622

Female : 627

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 10

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 299

Female : 209


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Freetown Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence : 7,027

Born in other state in the United States : 1,212

Native: born outside the United States : 10

Foreign born : 417


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,615

Now married, except separated : 3,456

Divorced : 364

Separated : 64

Widowed : 157

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 254

Now married, except separated : 601

Divorced : 76

Separated : 55

Widowed : 57

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 10

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 21

Now married, except separated : 452

Divorced : 14

Separated : 0

Widowed : 10


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 7,627

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 66

Speak English less than "very well" : 21

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 29

Speak English less than "very well" : 34

French Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 106

Speak English less than "very well" : 23

Portuguese or Portuguese Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 534

Speak English less than "very well" : 33

German:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 9

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 15

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Freetown Town, Massachusetts

  • Portuguese: 2,722   (26.0%)
  • English: 1,473   (14.0%)
  • French (except Basque): 1,424   (13.6%)
  • Irish: 1,133   (10.8%)
  • French Canadian: 836   (8.0%)
  • Polish: 631   (6.0%)
  • Italian: 550   (5.2%)
  • German: 302   (2.9%)
  • United States Or American: 230   (2.2%)
  • Subsaharan African: 202   (1.9%)
  • Other Groups: 174   (1.7%)
  • Scottish: 148   (1.4%)
  • Swedish: 90   (0.9%)
  • Arab: 85   (0.8%)
  • Canadian: 78   (0.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 64   (0.6%)
  • Swiss: 62   (0.6%)
  • Lithuanian: 51   (0.5%)
  • Armenian: 37   (0.4%)
  • Welsh: 34   (0.3%)
  • European: 24   (0.2%)
  • Norwegian: 23   (0.2%)
  • Danish: 21   (0.2%)
  • Dutch: 19   (0.2%)
  • British: 17   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 15   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 12   (0.1%)
  • Eastern European: 10   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Icelander: 7   (0.1%)
  • Russian: 5   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Freetown Town, Massachusetts is 9,013



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Freetown Town, Massachusetts: 4,686
Female Population in Freetown Town, Massachusetts: 4,327


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Freetown Town, Massachusetts: 37.9
Median Female Resident Age in Freetown Town, Massachusetts: 39.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Massachusetts is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Freetown Town, Massachusetts


White


Both sexes

42.8

Male

41.9

Female

43.8

Black or African American


Both sexes

23.5

Male

19.0

Female

39.8

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

39.5

Male

42.5

Female

34.5

Asian


Both sexes

33.5

Male

28.5

Female

35.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

39.3

Male

32.8

Female

42.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

20.5

Male

14.8

Female

34.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

17.5

Male

15.6

Female

19.4

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.0

Male

42.1

Female

43.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Freetown Town, Massachusetts


  • White: 8,666
  • African American: 166
  • American Indian: 24
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 130
  • Two or More Races: 27



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 67   (2.45%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 12   (0.44%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 115   (4.21%)
  • 9th Grade: 103   (3.77%)
  • 10th Grade: 136   (4.98%)
  • 11th Grade: 32   (1.17%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 83   (3.04%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,012   (37.06%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 107   (3.92%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 328   (12.01%)
  • Associate Degree: 177   (6.48%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 381   (13.95%)
  • Master's Degree: 167   (6.11%)
  • Professional School Degree: 5   (0.18%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (0.22%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 77   (2.61%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 31   (1.05%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 105   (3.56%)
  • 9th Grade: 70   (2.37%)
  • 10th Grade: 78   (2.64%)
  • 11th Grade: 26   (0.88%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 68   (2.3%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 964   (32.66%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 183   (6.2%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 293   (9.93%)
  • Associate Degree: 383   (12.97%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 496   (16.8%)
  • Master's Degree: 148   (5.01%)
  • Professional School Degree: 30   (1.02%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Public Libraries (Branch) In Freetown Town, Massachusetts

  • Guilford H. Hathaway Library


    6 North Main Street, Assonet, MA 02702

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Freetown Town, Massachusetts


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Freetown Town, Massachusetts


Bay


(1) Shepherds Cove  

Building


(1) Freetown Fire Department Station 3 Headquarters  

Cape


(1) Bryants Neck  

Cemetery


(1) Assonet Burying Ground   (2) Lawton Cemetery   (3) Richmond Cemetery   (4) Winslow Cemetery  

Church


(1) Saint Bernards Church  

Civil


(1) Town Of Freetown  

Crossing


(1) Interchange Thirty-five   (2) Interchange Thirty-six  

Dam


(1) Forge Pond Dam   (2) Terry Brook Pond Dam  

Forest


(1) Freetown Fall River State Forest  

Island


(1) Pine Island   (2) Wescott Island  

Locale


(1) Assonet Station Historical   (2) Camp Merriwood   (3) Crystal Spring Station Historical  

Populated Place


(1) Assonet   (2) Assonet Bay Shores   (3) Buffington Corner   (4) Camp Merriwood  

Post Office


(1) Assonet Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Forge Pond   (2) Terry Brook Pond  

School


(1) Crystal Springs School  

Stream


(1) Rattlesnake Brook  

Summit


(1) Breakneck Hill   (2) Jacobs Mountain   (3) Profile Rock   (4) Whippoorwill Mountain  

Swamp


(1) Cedar Swamp   (2) Copicut Swamp  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Freetown Town, Massachusetts

02702 (pop. 4,084)


Cities Nearby Freetown Town, Massachusetts

Berkley Town, MA  (pop. 6,409) 4.5 Miles
Lakeville Town, MA  (pop. 10,460) 5.5 Miles
Somerset Town, MA  (pop. 18,503) 6.7 Miles
Somerset Cdp, MA  (pop. 18,503) 6.7 Miles
Dighton Town, MA  (pop. 6,668) 7.2 Miles
North Lakeville Cdp, MA  (pop. 2,531) 7.7 Miles
Acushnet Town, MA  (pop. 10,372) 8.0 Miles
Fall River City, MA  (pop. 88,714) 8.1 Miles
North Westport Cdp, MA  (pop. 4,566) 8.4 Miles
Acushnet Center Cdp, MA  (pop. 3,374) 8.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Freetown Town, Massachusetts

508



Elevation in Freetown Town, Massachusetts is 92.0 ft. (28.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Freetown Town, Massachusetts

Lat: 41.772870 N        Long: -71.027159 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 169   (3.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 86   (1.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 263   (5.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 450   (9.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 492   (10.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 783   (16.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 741   (16.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 401   (8.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 309   (6.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 279   (6.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 55   (1.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 15   (0.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 284   (6.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 317   (6.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Freetown Town, Massachusetts)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 4,418

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 242

In 3-person carpool : 21

In 4-person carpool : 7

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 27

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 38

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 10

Ferryboat : 11

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 7

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 9

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 146


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Freetown Town, Massachusetts)

Less than 5 minutes : 57

5 to 9 minutes : 150

10 to 14 minutes : 358

15 to 19 minutes : 1,008

20 to 24 minutes : 856

25 to 29 minutes : 353

30 to 34 minutes : 604

35 to 39 minutes : 112

40 to 44 minutes : 223

45 to 59 minutes : 542

60 to 89 minutes : 322

90 or more minutes : 205


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 597

No Social Security income : 2,451


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 507

No retirement income : 2,541


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Freetown Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 23

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 13

$20,000 to $24,999 : 119

$25,000 to $29,999 : 44

$30,000 to $34,999 : 64

$35,000 to $39,999 : 98

$40,000 to $44,999 : 63

$45,000 to $49,999 : 61

$50,000 to $59,999 : 132

$60,000 to $74,999 : 283

$75,000 to $99,999 : 434

$100,000 to $124,999 : 526

$125,000 to $149,999 : 266

$150,000 to $199,999 : 222

$200,000 or more : 101


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $92,905


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Freetown 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 Freetown Town, Massachusetts

  • WKKB (100.3 FM; Tiverton, RI; Owner: Davidson Media Station Wkkb Licensee, Llc)
  • WFRQ (101.1 FM; Mashpee, MA; Owner: Nassau Broadcasting Iii, Llc)
  • WWBB (101.5 FM; Seekonk, MA; Owner: Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc.)
  • WCIB (101.9 FM; Falmouth, MA; Owner: Qantum Of Cape Cod License Company, Llc)
  • 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; Mashpee, MA; Owner: Cape Christian Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; East Falmouth, MA; Owner: Horizon Christian Fellowship)
  • 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)
  • WFPB-FM (91.9 FM; East Falmouth, 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 Freetown 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 Freetown Town, Massachusetts

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 742  (30.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 340  (13.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 390  (16.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 7  (0.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 454  (18.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 931  (38.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 516  (21.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 808  (33.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 8 Farms In Freetown Town, Massachusetts


(updated 2008)



Banks In Freetown Town, Massachusetts

Santander Bank, N.a. - 1 Branches


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

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Freetown Town, Massachusetts

  • Taunton Municipal King Field


    (about 7.0 miles in East Taunton, Massachusetts; Airport Code: MA3)

  • New Bedford Regional


    (about 7.5 miles in Acushnet, Massachusetts; Airport Code: EWB)

  • Plymouth Municipal


    (about 18.0 miles in North Carver, Massachusetts; Airport Code: PYM)

  • Mansfield Municipal


    (about 18.0 miles in Mansfield, Massachusetts; Airport Code: QMN)

  • Theodore Francis Green State


    (about 20.8 miles in Warwick, Rhode Island; Airport Code: PVD)

  • Newport State


    (about 21.2 miles in Middletown, Rhode Island; Airport Code: NPT)

  • Quonset State


    (about 23.3 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)

  • North Central State


    (about 26.1 miles in Smithfield, Rhode Island; Airport Code: SFZ)

  • South Weymouth NAS


    (about 26.3 miles in South Weymouth, Massachusetts; Airport Code: NZW)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Freetown Town, Massachusetts

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

86.35%

Carpooled

7.25%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.21%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.13%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

2.25%

Other Means

0.56%

Worked At Home

3.25%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 2,205

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 101

Female householder, no husband present : 143

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 444

Householder not living alone : 155


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 130

Female householder and female partner : 18

Female householder and male partner : 36

All other households : 2,864


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Freetown Town, Massachusetts)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,130

Renter-occupied housing units : 75

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 78

Renter-occupied housing units : 23

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 131

Renter-occupied housing units : 12

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 420

Renter-occupied housing units : 179


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Freetown Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 91

$10,000 to $14,999 : 45

$15,000 to $19,999 : 68

$20,000 to $24,999 : 169

$25,000 to $29,999 : 57

$30,000 to $34,999 : 86

$35,000 to $39,999 : 117

$40,000 to $44,999 : 82

$45,000 to $49,999 : 108

$50,000 to $59,999 : 193

$60,000 to $74,999 : 299

$75,000 to $99,999 : 546

$100,000 to $124,999 : 582

$125,000 to $149,999 : 282

$150,000 to $199,999 : 222

$200,000 or more : 101


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Freetown Town, Massachusetts)

Total : 3,254


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Freetown Town, Massachusetts)

Occupied : 3,048

Vacant : 206


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Freetown Town, Massachusetts)

Median number of rooms : 7


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Freetown Town, Massachusetts)

Built 2005 or later : 55

Built 2000 to 2004 : 230

Built 1990 to 1999 : 451

Built 1980 to 1989 : 485

Built 1970 to 1979 : 954

Built 1960 to 1969 : 341

Built 1950 to 1959 : 255

Built 1940 to 1949 : 130

Built 1939 or earlier : 353


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Freetown Town, Massachusetts)

Utility gas : 209

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 284

Electricity : 119

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 2,318

Coal or coke : 10

Wood : 108

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Freetown Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 20

$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 : 56

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $174,999 : 38

$175,000 to $199,999 : 71

$200,000 to $249,999 : 279

$250,000 to $299,999 : 303

$300,000 to $399,999 : 1,063

$400,000 to $499,999 : 588

$500,000 to $749,999 : 275

$750,000 to $999,999 : 59

$1,000,000 or more : 7


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Freetown 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 : 137

Home equity loan only : 702

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 44

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,263

Housing units without a mortgage : 613


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $447,000

Built 2000 to 2004 : $434,200

Built 1990 to 1999 : $374,100

Built 1980 to 1989 : $393,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $351,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $248,400

Built 1950 to 1959 : $298,100

Built 1940 to 1949 : $333,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $324,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Freetown Town, Massachusetts: 80.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Massachusetts: 63.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Freetown Town, Massachusetts

Institutionalized population


  • Juvenile facilities : 36.96%
  • Other institutional facilities : 52.17%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 10.87%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Freetown 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 46 46 $5,818,900
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

46 46 $5,818,900
2000        
  Single Family 43 43 $6,019,667
  Two Family 1 2 $230,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

44 45 $6,249,667
2001        
  Single Family 27 27 $3,932,350
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

27 27 $3,932,350
2002        
  Single Family 53 53 $9,278,038
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

53 53 $9,278,038
2003        
  Single Family 57 57 $9,771,018
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

57 57 $9,771,018
2004        
  Single Family 41 41 $6,995,584
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

41 41 $6,995,584
2005        
  Single Family 25 25 $4,927,105
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

25 25 $4,927,105
2006        
  Single Family 22 22 $3,758,800
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

22 22 $3,758,800


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Freetown Town, MA): $64,576
Median Household Income In 2000 (Massachusetts): $50,502


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Freetown Town): $163,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Massachusetts): $182,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Freetown Town): $612
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Massachusetts): $684


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Freetown Town, Massachusetts

Utility Gas: 7.4%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 10.4%
Electricity: 3.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 76.4%
Coal Or Coke: 0.9%
Wood: 1.4%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.2%


(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 Freetown Town, Massachusetts are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Freetown Town, Massachusetts

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

Morton Home Care


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

Community Nurse & Hospice Care


     Address: 62 Center St, Fairhaven, Massachusetts 02719
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Hospitals Close To Freetown Town, Massachusetts

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

Morton Hospital & Medical Center


     Address: 88 Washington Street, Taunton, Massachusetts 02780
     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 Freetown Town, Massachusetts

Island Terrace Nursing Home


     Address: 57 Long Point Road, Box 1237, Lakeville, Massachusetts 02347
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 77
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Clifton Rehabilitation Nursing Center


     Address: 500 Wilbur Avenue, Somerset, Massachusetts 02725
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 138
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Somerset Ridge


     Address: 455 Brayton Avenue, Somerset, Massachusetts 02726
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 126
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Golden Living Center-oak Hill


     Address: 76 North Street, Middleboro, Massachusetts 02346
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 118
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Hannah B G Shaw Home For The Aged


     Address: 299 Wareham Street Po Box 390, Middleboro, Massachusetts 02346
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 20
     Percent Occupied: 100%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Freetown Town, Massachusetts

Name: Pilgrim
Address: Rocky Hill Road; Plymouth, MA 02360
Distance: 22 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Freetown Town, Massachusetts

    Retired Workers: 395
    Disabled Workers: 100
    Widowers Workers: 35
    Spouses Workers: 20
    Children Workers: 60


(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 Freetown 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 Freetown 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 Freetown Town, Massachusetts directly or research local government web sites.



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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