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Demographics Analysis

The people of Grafton 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
(Grafton Town, Massachusetts)

Male:

Under 5 years : 638

5 to 9 years : 595

10 to 14 years : 442

15 to 17 years : 464

18 and 19 years : 159

20 years : 72

21 years : 120

22 to 24 years : 255

25 to 29 years : 427

30 to 34 years : 619

35 to 39 years : 746

40 to 44 years : 761

45 to 49 years : 700

50 to 54 years : 447

55 to 59 years : 571

60 and 61 years : 173

62 to 64 years : 272

65 and 66 years : 107

67 to 69 years : 133

70 to 74 years : 115

75 to 79 years : 203

80 to 84 years : 71

85 years and over : 25

Female:

Under 5 years : 859

5 to 9 years : 680

10 to 14 years : 672

15 to 17 years : 429

18 and 19 years : 227

20 years : 21

21 years : 117

22 to 24 years : 307

25 to 29 years : 748

30 to 34 years : 648

35 to 39 years : 756

40 to 44 years : 684

45 to 49 years : 770

50 to 54 years : 641

55 to 59 years : 557

60 and 61 years : 200

62 to 64 years : 152

65 and 66 years : 114

67 to 69 years : 228

70 to 74 years : 165

75 to 79 years : 214

80 to 84 years : 168

85 years and over : 63


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Grafton Town, Massachusetts)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 8,983

Multiple ancestry : 7,182

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 25

Ancestry not reported : 1,345


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 15,451

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 82

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 161

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 903

Not a U.S. citizen : 938


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Grafton Town, Massachusetts)

Total:

Under 5 years : 1,497

5 to 17 years : 3,282

18 to 24 years : 1,278

25 to 34 years : 2,442

35 to 44 years : 2,947

45 to 54 years : 2,558

55 to 59 years : 1,128

60 and 61 years : 373

62 to 64 years : 424

65 to 74 years : 862

75 years and over : 744

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 1,466

5 to 17 years : 2,502

18 to 24 years : 844

25 to 34 years : 1,396

35 to 44 years : 1,797

45 to 54 years : 1,652

55 to 59 years : 763

60 and 61 years : 234

62 to 64 years : 217

65 to 74 years : 667

75 years and over : 517

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 31

5 to 17 years : 536

18 to 24 years : 311

25 to 34 years : 483

35 to 44 years : 651

45 to 54 years : 651

55 to 59 years : 209

60 and 61 years : 63

62 to 64 years : 167

65 to 74 years : 114

75 years and over : 180

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 92

18 to 24 years : 31

25 to 34 years : 16

35 to 44 years : 32

45 to 54 years : 64

55 to 59 years : 8

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 : 152

18 to 24 years : 92

25 to 34 years : 547

35 to 44 years : 467

45 to 54 years : 191

55 to 59 years : 148

60 and 61 years : 76

62 to 64 years : 40

65 to 74 years : 81

75 years and over : 47


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Grafton Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 5,562

Female : 6,493

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,672

Female : 1,724

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 98

Female : 145

Foreign born:

Male : 783

Female : 1,058


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Grafton Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence : 11,331

Born in other state in the United States : 3,159

Native: born outside the United States : 179

Foreign born : 1,004


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 2,736

Now married, except separated : 4,465

Divorced : 768

Separated : 235

Widowed : 462

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 938

Now married, except separated : 1,681

Divorced : 241

Separated : 55

Widowed : 140

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 121

Now married, except separated : 65

Divorced : 22

Separated : 9

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 232

Now married, except separated : 1,238

Divorced : 106

Separated : 36

Widowed : 99


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 13,846

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 375

Speak English less than "very well" : 196

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 142

Speak English less than "very well" : 41

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 24

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Portuguese or Portuguese Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 133

Speak English less than "very well" : 62

German:

Speak English "very well" : 31

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Greek:

Speak English "very well" : 47

Speak English less than "very well" : 18

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 16

Speak English less than "very well" : 28

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 74

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 18

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Armenian:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 13

Persian:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Gujarati:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hindi:

Speak English "very well" : 130

Speak English less than "very well" : 81

Urdu:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 92

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 29

Speak English less than "very well" : 60

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 33

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 4

Other Asian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 249

Speak English less than "very well" : 52

Other Pacific Island languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 21

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 18

Speak English less than "very well" : 26

African languages:

Speak English "very well" : 76

Speak English less than "very well" : 31

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 10


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Grafton Town, Massachusetts

  • Irish: 4,014   (20.8%)
  • Italian: 2,459   (12.7%)
  • English: 2,141   (11.1%)
  • French (except Basque): 2,129   (11.0%)
  • French Canadian: 1,662   (8.6%)
  • Polish: 1,211   (6.3%)
  • German: 1,045   (5.4%)
  • Other Groups: 983   (5.1%)
  • United States Or American: 511   (2.6%)
  • Scottish: 491   (2.5%)
  • Swedish: 468   (2.4%)
  • Russian: 247   (1.3%)
  • Dutch: 235   (1.2%)
  • Lithuanian: 217   (1.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 194   (1.0%)
  • Greek: 189   (1.0%)
  • Canadian: 154   (0.8%)
  • Portuguese: 146   (0.8%)
  • Arab: 144   (0.7%)
  • European: 83   (0.4%)
  • Norwegian: 80   (0.4%)
  • Finnish: 72   (0.4%)
  • Armenian: 66   (0.3%)
  • Albanian: 56   (0.3%)
  • Assyrian/chaldean/syriac: 40   (0.2%)
  • British: 29   (0.2%)
  • Welsh: 28   (0.1%)
  • Danish: 26   (0.1%)
  • Subsaharan African: 23   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 21   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 20   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 16   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 16   (0.1%)
  • Swiss: 16   (0.1%)
  • Latvian: 13   (0.1%)
  • Iranian: 13   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 12   (0.1%)
  • Northern European: 7   (0.0%)
  • Slovene: 7   (0.0%)
  • Scandinavian: 6   (0.0%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 5   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Grafton Town, Massachusetts is 17,535



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Grafton Town, Massachusetts: 8,115
Female Population in Grafton Town, Massachusetts: 9,420


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Grafton Town, Massachusetts: 36.7
Median Female Resident Age in Grafton Town, Massachusetts: 35.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Massachusetts is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Grafton Town, Massachusetts


White


Both sexes

40.6

Male

40.3

Female

40.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

36.4

Male

34.3

Female

39.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

38.5

Male

44.0

Female

33.5

Asian


Both sexes

33.8

Male

35.1

Female

32.9

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

49.5

Male

45.5

Female

53.5

Other


Both sexes

32.8

Male

29.0

Female

35.3

Two or More Races


Both sexes

14.9

Male

15.3

Female

14.7

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

29.5

Male

29.0

Female

29.7

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

40.8

Male

40.4

Female

41.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Grafton Town, Massachusetts


  • White: 15,673
  • African American: 400
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 1,264
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 87
  • Two or More Races: 111



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 26   (0.55%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 6   (0.13%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 71   (1.5%)
  • 9th Grade: 72   (1.52%)
  • 10th Grade: 87   (1.84%)
  • 11th Grade: 149   (3.14%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 127   (2.68%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,253   (26.45%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 272   (5.74%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 567   (11.97%)
  • Associate Degree: 310   (6.54%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 1,189   (25.09%)
  • Master's Degree: 455   (9.6%)
  • Professional School Degree: 87   (1.84%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 67   (1.41%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 34   (0.64%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 16   (0.3%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 91   (1.72%)
  • 9th Grade: 69   (1.3%)
  • 10th Grade: 84   (1.58%)
  • 11th Grade: 82   (1.55%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 101   (1.9%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,454   (27.42%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 333   (6.28%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 773   (14.58%)
  • Associate Degree: 574   (10.83%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 1,112   (20.97%)
  • Master's Degree: 398   (7.51%)
  • Professional School Degree: 147   (2.77%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 34   (0.64%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Schools (Private) In Grafton Town, Massachusetts

  • Silver Spruce Montessori School


    ( Grades: K-2, Location: 44 Old Upton Road, Grafton, MA 01519, Phone: (508) 839-2300, Students: 33 )

  • Touchstone Community School


    ( Grades: UG-UG, Location: 54 Leland Street, Grafton, MA 01519, Phone: (508) 839-0038, )

Public Libraries (Central) In Grafton Town, Massachusetts

  • Grafton Public Library


    35 Grafton Common, Grafton, MA 01519

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Grafton Town, Massachusetts


  • Historic Elmwood A North Dakota Non-profit Corporation


    Po Box 263, Grafton, ND 58237

  • Taylor County Historical & Genealog Ical Society


    107 West Main Street, Grafton, WV 26354

  • The Nature Museum At Grafton Incorporated


    Po Box 38, Grafton, VT 05146

  • Thunder On The Tygarts Foundation Inc


    3576 Webster Pike, Grafton, WV 26354

  • Township Of Grafton Historical Society


    Po Box 173, Grafton, NH 03240

  • Walsh County Historical Society


    14160 68th St Ne, Grafton, ND 58237

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Grafton Town, Massachusetts


Building


(1) Grafton Fire Department   (2) Grafton Police Department  

Cemetery


(1) Riverside Cemetery   (2) Saint Phillips Cemetery  

Church


(1) Baptist Church Of Grafton   (2) Saint Phillips Church  

Civil


(1) Hassanamisco Reservation   (2) Town Of Grafton  

Dam


(1) Lake Ripple Dam 47   (2) Silver Lake Dam  

Park


(1) John H Chafee Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor  

Populated Place


(1) Grafton   (2) Kittville  

Reservoir


(1) Cider Millpond   (2) Lake Ripple   (3) Silver Lake  

School


(1) Grafton Intermediate School   (2) Grafton Memorial Senior High School   (3) Grafton Middle School  

Stream


(1) Axtell Brook   (2) Miscoe Brook  

Summit


(1) Brigham Hill   (2) George Hill   (3) Keith Hill   (4) Pigeon Hill   (5) Potter Hill   (6) Tower Hill  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Grafton Town, Massachusetts

01519 (pop. 5,712)


Cities Nearby Grafton Town, Massachusetts

Millbury Town, MA  (pop. 13,628) 3.6 Miles
Upton Town, MA  (pop. 6,602) 5.1 Miles
Upton-west Upton Cdp, MA  (pop. 2,471) 5.1 Miles
Shrewsbury Town, MA  (pop. 36,094) 5.5 Miles
Sutton Town, MA  (pop. 9,124) 5.7 Miles
Westborough Cdp, MA  (pop. 3,978) 5.7 Miles
Westborough Town, MA  (pop. 18,427) 5.8 Miles
Northbridge Town, MA  (pop. 14,587) 6.6 Miles
Worcester City, MA  (pop. 182,386) 6.9 Miles
Whitinsville Cdp, MA  (pop. 7,151) 6.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in Grafton Town, Massachusetts

508



Elevation in Grafton Town, Massachusetts is 328.0 ft. (100.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Grafton Town, Massachusetts

Lat: 42.210561 N        Long: -71.695101 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 131   (1.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 118   (1.6%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 214   (2.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 749   (10.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 1,034   (13.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 1,315   (17.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 1,330   (17.8%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 726   (9.7%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 416   (5.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 416   (5.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 147   (2.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 11   (0.1%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 509   (6.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 376   (5.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Grafton Town, Massachusetts)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 7,367

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 483

In 3-person carpool : 126

In 4-person carpool : 58

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 38

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 98

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 18

Subway or elevated : 39

Railroad : 241

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 24

Motorcycle : 15

Bicycle : 29

Walked : 59

Other means : 64

Worked at home : 496


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Grafton Town, Massachusetts)

Less than 5 minutes : 186

5 to 9 minutes : 564

10 to 14 minutes : 603

15 to 19 minutes : 991

20 to 24 minutes : 1,145

25 to 29 minutes : 456

30 to 34 minutes : 1,626

35 to 39 minutes : 187

40 to 44 minutes : 347

45 to 59 minutes : 968

60 to 89 minutes : 1,298

90 or more minutes : 288


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 1,201

No Social Security income : 5,009


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 1,093

No retirement income : 5,117


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Grafton Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 9

$10,000 to $14,999 : 19

$15,000 to $19,999 : 51

$20,000 to $24,999 : 141

$25,000 to $29,999 : 74

$30,000 to $34,999 : 77

$35,000 to $39,999 : 103

$40,000 to $44,999 : 62

$45,000 to $49,999 : 162

$50,000 to $59,999 : 377

$60,000 to $74,999 : 278

$75,000 to $99,999 : 747

$100,000 to $124,999 : 588

$125,000 to $149,999 : 447

$150,000 to $199,999 : 858

$200,000 or more : 409


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $103,796


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Grafton Town, Massachusetts

  • WCMX (1000 AM; 1.0 kW; Leominster, MA; Owner: Twin City Baptist Temple, Inc.)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40.0 kW; Framingham, MA; Owner: Wbix Corp.)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 2.5 kW; Ashland, MA; Owner: Wbix Corp.)
  • WBNW (1120 AM; 5.0 kW; Maynard, MA; Owner: Money Matters Radio, Inc.)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 10.0 kW; Framingham, MA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WNEB (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Worcester, MA; Owner: Blount Masscom, Inc.)
  • WOON (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Woonsocket, RI; Owner: O-n Radio, Inc.)
  • WARE (1250 AM; 5.0 kW; West Brookfield, MA; Owner: Success Signal Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WEIM (1280 AM; 5.0 kW; Fitchburg, MA; Owner: Central Broadcasting Company, Llc)
  • WRNI (1290 AM; 10.0 kW; North Providence, RI; Owner: Wrni Foundation)
  • WORC (1310 AM; 5.0 kW; Worcester, MA; Owner: Gois Broadcasting Llc)
  • WGAW (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Gardner, MA; Owner: County Broadcasting Company, Llc)
  • WINY (1350 AM; 5.0 kW; Putnam, CT; Owner: Osbrey Broadcasting Company)
  • WNRI (1380 AM; 2.5 kW; Woonsocket, RI; Owner: Bouchard Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WVEI (1440 AM; 5.0 kW; Worcester, MA; Owner: Entercom Boston License, Llc)
  • WMRC (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Hopedale, MA; Owner: First Class Radio Corp.)
  • 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)
  • WTAG (580 AM; 5.0 kW; Holden, MA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WSRO (650 AM; 0.25 kW; Framingham, MA; Owner: Langer Broadcasting Group, Llc)
  • WVNE (760 AM; 8.6 kW; North Brookfield, MA; Owner: Blount Masscom, Inc.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50.0 kW; Leicester, MA; Owner: Carter Broadcasting Corporation)
  • 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)
  • WFGL (960 AM; 2.5 kW; Fitchburg, MA; Owner: Csn International)
  • WESO (970 AM; 1.0 kW; Southbridge, MA; Owner: Money Matters Radio, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Grafton Town, Massachusetts

  • WKLB-FM (102.5 FM; Newton, MA; Owner: Charles River Broadcasting Company)
  • WODS (103.3 FM; Newton, MA; Owner: Cbs Radio East Inc.)
  • WWKX (106.3 FM; Woonsocket, RI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WAAF (107.3 FM; Boylston, MA; Owner: Entercom Boston License, Llc)
  • WAAF (107.3 FM; Paxton, MA; Owner: Entercom Boston License, Llc)
  • WCHC (88.1 FM; Worcester, MA; Owner: College Of The Holy Cross)
  • WGAO (88.3 FM; Franklin, MA; Owner: Dean College)
  • WIQH (88.3 FM; Concord, MA; Owner: Concord-carlisle Regional School District)
  • WJMF (88.7 FM; Smithfield, RI; Owner: Bryant University)
  • WJMF (88.7 FM; Smithfield, RI; Owner: Bryant University)
  • WHAB (89.1 FM; Acton, MA; Owner: Acton-boxborough Regional School District)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Leominster, MA; Owner: Centro De Intercesion Y Adoracion Internacional, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Lunenburg, MA; Owner: Christian Educational Association)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Fitchburg, MA; Owner: Horizon Christian Fellowship)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Leominster, MA; Owner: Prayers For Life, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Leominster, MA; Owner: Three Pyramids Inc.)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Westminster, MA; Owner: Horizon Christian Fellowship)
  • WYCM (90.1 FM; Charlton, MA; Owner: Christian Mix Radio, Inc.)
  • WICN (90.5 FM; Boylston, MA; Owner: Wicn Public Radio, Inc)
  • WBUR-FM (90.9 FM; Newton, MA; Owner: The Executive Committee Of Trustees Of The Boston University)
  • NEW (91.1 FM; North Brookfield, MA; Owner: Galaxy Radio, Inc.)
  • WBVC (91.1 FM; Pomfret, CT; Owner: Pomfret School)
  • WCUW (91.3 FM; Worcester, MA; Owner: Wuw, Inc.)
  • WDJM-FM (91.3 FM; Framingham, MA; Owner: Framingham State College)
  • WDOM (91.3 FM; North Providence, RI; Owner: Providence College)
  • WXPL (91.3 FM; Fitchburg, MA; Owner: Fitchburg State College)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; West Brookfield, MA; Owner: Amfmtech Educational Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Burrillville, RI; Owner: Bryant University)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; West Brookfield, MA; Owner: Home Improvement Ministries)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Douglas, MA; Owner: Horizon Christian Fellowship)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Uxbridge, MA; Owner: Rhode Island Public Radio)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Warren, MA; Owner: The Exec. Comm. Of Trts)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Milford, MA; Owner: The Marconi Broadcasting Foundation)
  • WZLY (91.5 FM; Wellesley, MA; Owner: Wellesley College)
  • NEW (91.7 FM; Shirley, MA; Owner: Living Proof, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.7 FM; Maynard, MA; Owner: University Of Massachusetts)
  • WAVM (91.7 FM; Maynard, MA; Owner: Maynard)
  • WAVM (91.7 FM; Maynard, MA; Owner: Maynard)
  • WBPR (91.9 FM; Spencer, MA; Owner: University Of Massachusetts)
  • WJMN (94.5 FM; Newton, MA; Owner: Amfm Radio Licenses, L.l.c.)
  • WXRB (95.1 FM; Dudley, MA; Owner: Wxrb-fm Educational Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WSRS (96.1 FM; Paxton, MA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WYAJ (97.7 FM; Sudbury, MA; Owner: Sudbury Valley Broadcasting Foundation)
  • WBMX (98.5 FM; Newton, MA; Owner: Cbs Radio Stations Inc.)
  • WORC-FM (98.9 FM; Quinebaug, CT; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WHHB (99.9 FM; Holliston, MA; Owner: Holliston High School)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Grafton Town, Massachusetts

  • 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.)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; Boylston, MA; Owner: Entravision Holdings, Llc)
  • 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)
  • WYDN (Channel 48; Paxton, MA; Owner: Educational Public Tv Corporation)
  • 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)
  • WUTF-TV (Channel 66; Hudson, MA; Owner: Telefutura Boston Llc)
  • WHDH-TV (Channel 7; Newton, MA; Owner: Whdh-tv)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Grafton Town, Massachusetts

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,757  (42.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 281  (6.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 755  (18.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 667  (16.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,823  (47.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 509  (13.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 1,237  (32.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 12  (0.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 33  (0.9%)


(updated 2010)





There are 20 Farms In Grafton Town, Massachusetts


(updated 2008)



Banks In Grafton Town, Massachusetts

Savers Co-operative Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $458k
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 6

Unibank For Savings - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 11

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Grafton Town, Massachusetts

  • Worcester Regional


    (about 10.0 miles in Worcester, Massachusetts; Airport Code: ORH)

  • Marlboro Airport


    (about 13.2 miles in Marlborough, Massachusetts; Airport Code: MXG)

  • Sterling Airport


    (about 15.6 miles in Sterling, Massachusetts; Airport Code: RQM)

  • Southbridge Municipal


    (about 18.9 miles in Sturbridge, Massachusetts; Airport Code: QSO)

  • Minute Man Air Field


    (about 19.5 miles in Acton, Massachusetts; Airport Code: MMN)

  • Sheraton Inn Heliport


    (about 20.4 miles in Acton, Massachusetts; Airport Code: BXC)

  • North Central State


    (about 22.6 miles in Smithfield, Rhode Island; Airport Code: SFZ)

  • Fitchburg Municipal


    (about 24.0 miles in Leominster, Massachusetts; Airport Code: UXO)

  • Boston City Heliport


    (about 24.3 miles in Newton, Massachusetts; Airport Code: JBC)

  • Waltham Hospital Heliport


    (about 25.9 miles in South Waltham, Massachusetts; Airport Code: WLM)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Grafton Town, Massachusetts

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

86.25%

Carpooled

7.09%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

1.03%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

1.12%

Other Means

0.09%

Worked At Home

4.41%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 3,596

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 235

Female householder, no husband present : 571

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,402

Householder not living alone : 406


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 24

Male householder and female partner : 191

Female householder and female partner : 34

Female householder and male partner : 231

All other households : 5,730


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Grafton Town, Massachusetts)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,282

Renter-occupied housing units : 314

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 189

Renter-occupied housing units : 46

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 432

Renter-occupied housing units : 139

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 988

Renter-occupied housing units : 820


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Grafton Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 106

$10,000 to $14,999 : 142

$15,000 to $19,999 : 260

$20,000 to $24,999 : 102

$25,000 to $29,999 : 123

$30,000 to $34,999 : 209

$35,000 to $39,999 : 244

$40,000 to $44,999 : 142

$45,000 to $49,999 : 197

$50,000 to $59,999 : 540

$60,000 to $74,999 : 422

$75,000 to $99,999 : 936

$100,000 to $124,999 : 741

$125,000 to $149,999 : 573

$150,000 to $199,999 : 918

$200,000 or more : 555


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Grafton Town, Massachusetts)

Total : 6,492


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Grafton Town, Massachusetts)

Occupied : 6,210

Vacant : 282


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Grafton Town, Massachusetts)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Grafton Town, Massachusetts)

Built 2005 or later : 251

Built 2000 to 2004 : 756

Built 1990 to 1999 : 755

Built 1980 to 1989 : 917

Built 1970 to 1979 : 658

Built 1960 to 1969 : 522

Built 1950 to 1959 : 959

Built 1940 to 1949 : 265

Built 1939 or earlier : 1,409


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Grafton Town, Massachusetts)

Utility gas : 2,952

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 17

Electricity : 754

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 2,419

Coal or coke : 9

Wood : 50

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 9

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Grafton 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 : 13

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 24

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 50

$150,000 to $174,999 : 41

$175,000 to $199,999 : 96

$200,000 to $249,999 : 602

$250,000 to $299,999 : 597

$300,000 to $399,999 : 1,627

$400,000 to $499,999 : 948

$500,000 to $749,999 : 739

$750,000 to $999,999 : 137

$1,000,000 or more : 17


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Grafton 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 : 213

Home equity loan only : 1,112

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 75

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 2,461

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,030


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $349,400

Built 2000 to 2004 : $558,600

Built 1990 to 1999 : $442,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $335,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $391,600

Built 1960 to 1969 : $341,100

Built 1950 to 1959 : $298,100

Built 1940 to 1949 : $328,500

Built 1939 or earlier : $337,600


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Grafton Town, Massachusetts: 68.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Massachusetts: 63.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Grafton Town, Massachusetts

Institutionalized population


  • Juvenile facilities : 12.09%
  • Other institutional facilities : 3.3%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 4.4%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 80.22%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Grafton 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 265 265 $43,424,061
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 6 $260,000
  Total

266 271 $43,684,061
2000        
  Single Family 95 95 $14,493,652
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 21 $300,000
  Total

96 116 $14,793,652
2001        
  Single Family 166 166 $23,487,856
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

166 166 $23,487,856
2002        
  Single Family 96 96 $17,318,379
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 2 10 $460,900
  Total

98 106 $17,779,279
2003        
  Single Family 165 165 $28,763,481
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

165 165 $28,763,481
2004        
  Single Family 288 288 $49,251,155
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

288 288 $49,251,155
2005        
  Single Family 259 259 $42,887,230
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 15 $2,024,000
  Total

260 274 $44,911,230
2006        
  Single Family 88 88 $13,349,800
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

88 88 $13,349,800


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Grafton Town, MA): $56,020
Median Household Income In 2000 (Massachusetts): $50,502


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Grafton Town): $178,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Massachusetts): $182,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Grafton Town): $625
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Massachusetts): $684


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Grafton Town, Massachusetts

Utility Gas: 44.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 2.2%
Electricity: 13.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 39.1%
Coal Or Coke: 0.1%
Wood: 1.1%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.3%


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



Health Care Centers Close To Grafton Town, Massachusetts

Vna Care Network


     Address: 120 Thomas Street, Worcester, Massachusetts 01608
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Overlook Vna - Worcester


     Address: 67 Millbrook Street, Worcester, Massachusetts 01606
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 9/4/1997

Acclaim Home Health Care, Inc


     Address: 237 Chandler Street, Worcester, Massachusetts 01609
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/11/2006

Umass Memorial Home Health


     Address: 650 Lincoln Street, Worcester, Massachusetts 01605
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 8/18/1967

Interim Health Care Of Worcester


     Address: 65 James Street, Suite 201, Worcester, Massachusetts 01603
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/18/1982

Hospitals Close To Grafton Town, Massachusetts

Adcare Hospital Of Worcester Inc


     Address: 107 Lincoln Street, Worcester, Massachusetts 01605
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

Umass Memorial Medical Center Inc


     Address: 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Vincent Hospital


     Address: 123 Summer Street, Worcester, Massachusetts 01608
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Milford Regional Medical Center


     Address: 14 Prospect Street, Milford, Massachusetts 01757
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Marlborough Hospital


     Address: 157 Union Street, Marlborough, Massachusetts 01752
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Grafton Town, Massachusetts

Radius Healthcare-millbury


     Address: 29 Main Street, Millbury, Massachusetts 01527
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 100
     Percent Occupied: 72%

Millbury Health Care Center


     Address: 312 Millbury Avenue, Millbury, Massachusetts 01527
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 140
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Westborough Health Care Center


     Address: 5 Colonial Drive, Westborough, Massachusetts 01581
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 115
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Beaumont Rehab & Skilled Nursing Ctr - Westbor


     Address: One Lyman Street, Westborough, Massachusetts 01581
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 149
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Shrewsbury Nursing & Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 40 Julio Drive, Shrewsbury, Massachusetts 01545
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 82
     Percent Occupied: 80%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Grafton Town, Massachusetts

Name: Vermont Yankee
Address: PO Box 157, Governor Hunt Road; Vernon, VT 05354
Distance: 57 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Grafton Town, Massachusetts

    Retired Workers: 485
    Disabled Workers: 95
    Widowers Workers: 65
    Spouses Workers: 35
    Children Workers: 60


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Grafton Town, Massachusetts


Charges


Elementary & Secondary Education School Lunch: $388,000
Elementary & Secondary Education School Tuition: $49,000
Elementary & Secondary Education - Other: $60,000
Parks & Recreation: $12,000
Sewerage: $1,294,000
All Other: $177,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Education: $24,000
All Other: $41,000


State Intergovernmental


Education: $16,654,000
General Support: $1,649,000
Highways: $22,000
Sewerage: $17,000
All Other: $806,000


Current Operations


Elementary & Secondary Education: $22,659,000
Financial Administration: $599,000
Fire Protection: $317,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $137,000
Central Staff Services: $543,000
General Public Buildings: $305,000
Health Services - Other: $261,000
Regular Highways: $1,273,000
Libraries: $486,000
Natural Resources - Other: $77,000
Parks & Recreation: $159,000
Police Protection: $1,565,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $192,000
Welfare - Other: $29,000
Sewerage: $845,000
Solid Waste Management: $765,000
General - Other: $4,309,000


Construction


Parks & Recreation: $4,000


Other Capital Outlay


Elementary And Secondary Education: $260,000
Fire Protection: $30,000
Central Staff: $29,000
General Public Building: $3,387,000
Regular Highways: $501,000
Parks & Recreation: $18,000
Sewerage: $407,000
General - Other: $824,000


General


Interest On Debt: $661,000


Intergovernmental To State


General: $8,000
Transit Utilities: $92,000


Intergovernmental To Local Nec


Elementary And Secondary Education: $1,093,000
Health: $4,000


Tax


Property: $23,483,000
Other Selective Sales: $177,000
Other License: $385,000


Miscellaneous


Property Sale Other: $3,387,000
Interest Earnings: $624,000
Fines & Forfeits: $13,000
Donations From Private Sources: $98,000
General Revenue, Nec: $144,000


Bond Fund


Cash & Deposits: $2,624,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $12,653,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $16,637,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,814,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $11,304,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,118,000


Short Term Debt Outstanding


Beginning: $14,370,000
End Of Fiscal Year: $3,025,000


(updated 2006)



Worcester County, Massachusetts Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 56.41%
  • Bush & Cheney 42.30%
  • Other 1.30%



(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 Grafton Town, Massachusetts citizens.

Relocation to Worcester County, MA

4.47 % of Worcester County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $50,737

Massachusetts Average 6.31 %

0.14 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $13,888

Massachusetts Average 0.28 %

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

  • Middlesex County , MA 1.37 % ($58,665 AGI )
  • Norfolk County , MA 0.29 % ($58,509 AGI )
  • Suffolk County , MA 0.18 % ($52,994 AGI )

Relocation away from Worcester County, MA

4.90 % of Worcester 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 $51,085

Massachusetts Average 6.91 %

0.08 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $39,302

Massachusetts Average 0.11 %

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

  • Middlesex County , MA 0.91 % ($51,723 AGI )
  • Norfolk County , MA 0.25 % ($49,788 AGI )
  • Suffolk County , MA 0.22 % ($45,031 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 Grafton 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 Grafton Town, Massachusetts directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Grafton Town, Massachusetts

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 3 n/a n/a n/a 1 2 0 0 3 4 2 1 2
    per 100,000 20 n/a n/a n/a 6 12 0 0 17 22 11 6 11
Robbery 3 n/a n/a n/a 1 3 0 0 1 4 1 1 4
    per 100,000 20 n/a n/a n/a 6 18 0 0 6 22 6 6 22
Assault 19 n/a n/a n/a 14 20 12 7 12 19 17 20 16
    per 100,000 127 n/a n/a n/a 86 118 68 39 67 106 95 111 88
Burglary 26 n/a n/a n/a 21 29 41 58 40 38 43 40 40
    per 100,000 174 n/a n/a n/a 129 171 231 325 222 212 241 222 220
Larceny Theft 53 n/a n/a n/a 60 43 73 61 53 49 87 69 76
    per 100,000 354 n/a n/a n/a 369 253 411 341 294 274 487 384 418
Vehicle Theft 7 n/a n/a n/a 11 11 11 17 6 9 5 7 5
    per 100,000 47 n/a n/a n/a 68 65 62 95 33 50 28 39 27
Arson 0 n/a n/a n/a 1 2 0 1 0 0 2 2 0
    per 100,000 0 n/a n/a n/a 6 12 0 6 0 0 11 11 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
6 n/a n/a n/a 4 6 3 2 4 7 5 6 6
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
22 n/a n/a n/a 23 21 31 34 25 24 34 30 30
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
14 n/a n/a n/a 14 14 17 18 14 15 20 18 18


(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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