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Demographics Analysis

The people of Heath 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
(Heath Town, Massachusetts)

Male:

Under 5 years : 7

5 to 9 years : 19

10 to 14 years : 12

15 to 17 years : 4

18 and 19 years : 4

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 3

25 to 29 years : 10

30 to 34 years : 29

35 to 39 years : 26

40 to 44 years : 32

45 to 49 years : 7

50 to 54 years : 14

55 to 59 years : 34

60 and 61 years : 3

62 to 64 years : 15

65 and 66 years : 8

67 to 69 years : 13

70 to 74 years : 2

75 to 79 years : 3

80 to 84 years : 6

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 13

5 to 9 years : 11

10 to 14 years : 0

15 to 17 years : 19

18 and 19 years : 9

20 years : 2

21 years : 9

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 8

30 to 34 years : 10

35 to 39 years : 20

40 to 44 years : 14

45 to 49 years : 20

50 to 54 years : 32

55 to 59 years : 22

60 and 61 years : 4

62 to 64 years : 8

65 and 66 years : 5

67 to 69 years : 18

70 to 74 years : 6

75 to 79 years : 13

80 to 84 years : 5

85 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Heath Town, Massachusetts)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 214

Multiple ancestry : 246

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 39


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 482

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 11

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 6

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Heath Town, Massachusetts)

Total:

Under 5 years : 20

5 to 17 years : 65

18 to 24 years : 27

25 to 34 years : 57

35 to 44 years : 92

45 to 54 years : 73

55 to 59 years : 56

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 23

65 to 74 years : 52

75 years and over : 27

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 20

5 to 17 years : 49

18 to 24 years : 21

25 to 34 years : 42

35 to 44 years : 74

45 to 54 years : 38

55 to 59 years : 31

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 7

65 to 74 years : 17

75 years and over : 14

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 16

18 to 24 years : 6

25 to 34 years : 15

35 to 44 years : 18

45 to 54 years : 35

55 to 59 years : 22

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 16

65 to 74 years : 21

75 years and over : 13

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

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 : 11

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 3

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 3

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Heath Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 171

Female : 142

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 72

Female : 97

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 8

Female : 3

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 6


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Heath Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence : 313

Born in other state in the United States : 169

Native: born outside the United States : 11

Foreign born : 3


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 82

Now married, except separated : 134

Divorced : 26

Separated : 3

Widowed : 22

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 13

Now married, except separated : 120

Divorced : 8

Separated : 3

Widowed : 9

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 8

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 3

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 6

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 453

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 12

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Heath Town, Massachusetts

  • English: 157   (15.1%)
  • Irish: 153   (14.8%)
  • Italian: 132   (12.7%)
  • French (except Basque): 126   (12.2%)
  • German: 120   (11.6%)
  • French Canadian: 69   (6.7%)
  • United States Or American: 49   (4.7%)
  • Scottish: 35   (3.4%)
  • Polish: 33   (3.2%)
  • European: 24   (2.3%)
  • Scotch-irish: 23   (2.2%)
  • Swedish: 18   (1.7%)
  • Other Groups: 18   (1.7%)
  • Russian: 18   (1.7%)
  • Arab: 14   (1.4%)
  • Norwegian: 8   (0.8%)
  • Dutch: 7   (0.7%)
  • Lithuanian: 7   (0.7%)
  • Finnish: 6   (0.6%)
  • Ukrainian: 4   (0.4%)
  • Portuguese: 3   (0.3%)
  • Swiss: 2   (0.2%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 2   (0.2%)
  • Eastern European: 2   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Danish: 2   (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Northern European: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Heath Town, Massachusetts is 499



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Heath Town, Massachusetts: 251
Female Population in Heath Town, Massachusetts: 248


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Heath Town, Massachusetts: 42.4
Median Female Resident Age in Heath Town, Massachusetts: 47.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Massachusetts is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Heath Town, Massachusetts


White


Both sexes

50.2

Male

49.9

Female

50.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

39.5

Male

28.5

Female

39.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

44.5

Male

44.5

Female

0.0

Asian


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

40.5

Male

0.0

Female

40.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.0

Male

19.5

Female

12.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

38.5

Male

16.5

Female

51.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

50.3

Male

50.3

Female

50.2


(updated 2010)



Races in Heath Town, Massachusetts


  • White: 496
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 3
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.73%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 5   (1.82%)
  • 9th Grade: 10   (3.65%)
  • 10th Grade: 6   (2.19%)
  • 11th Grade: 8   (2.92%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 14   (5.11%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 78   (28.47%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 25   (9.12%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 23   (8.39%)
  • Associate Degree: 19   (6.93%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 53   (19.34%)
  • Master's Degree: 17   (6.2%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (0.73%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 12   (4.38%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (0.78%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 5   (1.94%)
  • 9th Grade: 4   (1.55%)
  • 10th Grade: 4   (1.55%)
  • 11th Grade: 3   (1.16%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 13   (5.04%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 90   (34.88%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 11   (4.26%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 43   (16.67%)
  • Associate Degree: 10   (3.88%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 39   (15.12%)
  • Master's Degree: 29   (11.24%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 5   (1.94%)


(updated 2010)





Public Libraries (Central) In Heath Town, Massachusetts

  • Heath Free Public Library


    1 East Main Street, Heath, MA 01346

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Heath Town, Massachusetts


  • Heath Community Arts Council


    301 Central Pkwy, Heath, OH 43056

  • Heath Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 698, Heath, MA 01346

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Heath Town, Massachusetts


Building


(1) Heath Fire Department   (2) Heath Police Department  

Cemetery


(1) Center Cemetery   (2) Maple Grove Cemetery   (3) South Cemetery  

Civil


(1) Town Of Heath  

Dam


(1) Mohawk Beach Estates Dam  

Locale


(1) Fort Shirley Historical  

Mine


(1) Davis Mine  

Populated Place


(1) Dell   (2) Heath   (3) North Heath  

Post Office


(1) Davis Post Office Historical   (2) Heath Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Davenport Brook Reservoir  

Stream


(1) Burrington Brook   (2) Burton Brook   (3) Carley Brook   (4) Davis Mine Brook   (5) Dickenson Brook   (6) Heath Brook   (7) Maxwell Brook   (8) Tatro Brook   (9) Underwood Brook   (10) West Branch Brook  

Summit


(1) Burnt Hill   (2) Porter Hill   (3) Todd Mountain   (4) Underwood Hill  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Heath Town, Massachusetts

01346 (pop. 290)


Cities Nearby Heath Town, Massachusetts

Charlemont Town, MA  (pop. 1,134) 4.2 Miles
Rowe Town, MA  (pop. 418) 4.8 Miles
Colrain Town, MA  (pop. 1,818) 5.2 Miles
Buckland Town, MA  (pop. 2,127) 6.1 Miles
Shelburne Falls Cdp, MA  (pop. 1,914) 6.6 Miles
Monroe Town, MA  (pop. 144) 8.3 Miles
Shelburne Town, MA  (pop. 2,075) 8.4 Miles
Hawley Town, MA  (pop. 384) 8.8 Miles
Leyden Town, MA  (pop. 741) 9.7 Miles
Florida Town, MA  (pop. 822) 9.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in Heath Town, Massachusetts

413



Elevation in Heath Town, Massachusetts is 1,887.0 ft. (575.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Heath Town, Massachusetts

Lat: 42.679919 N        Long: -72.817902 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 28   (6.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 32   (7.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 25   (6.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 48   (11.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 31   (7.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 49   (11.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 59   (14.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 47   (11.4%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 19   (4.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 13   (3.2%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 5   (1.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 2   (0.5%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 33   (8.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 20   (4.9%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Heath Town, Massachusetts)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 210

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 26

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

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 : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 2

Bicycle : 19

Walked : 0

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 27


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Heath Town, Massachusetts)

Less than 5 minutes : 11

5 to 9 minutes : 3

10 to 14 minutes : 8

15 to 19 minutes : 9

20 to 24 minutes : 25

25 to 29 minutes : 6

30 to 34 minutes : 67

35 to 39 minutes : 4

40 to 44 minutes : 31

45 to 59 minutes : 67

60 to 89 minutes : 17

90 or more minutes : 9


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 66

No Social Security income : 145


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 41

No retirement income : 170


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Heath Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 7

$10,000 to $14,999 : 12

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 9

$25,000 to $29,999 : 4

$30,000 to $34,999 : 5

$35,000 to $39,999 : 4

$40,000 to $44,999 : 10

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 2

$60,000 to $74,999 : 33

$75,000 to $99,999 : 44

$100,000 to $124,999 : 13

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 5

$200,000 or more : 6


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $73,125


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Heath Town, Massachusetts

  • WUPE (1110 AM; 5.0 kW; Pittsfield, MA; Owner: Vox Communications Group Llc)
  • WNAW (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Clarksburg, MA; Owner: Berkshire Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WHMQ (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Greenfield, MA; Owner: Saga Communications Of New England, Llc)
  • WBRK (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Pittsfield, MA; Owner: Wbrk, Inc.)
  • WBTN (1370 AM; 1.0 kW; North Bennington, VT; Owner: Southern Vermont College)
  • WBEC (1420 AM; 1.0 kW; Pittsfield, MA; Owner: Vox Communications Group Llc)
  • WPNI (1430 AM; 5.0 kW; Amherst, MA; Owner: 6 Johnson Road Licenses, Inc.)
  • WTSA (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Brattleboro, VT; Owner: Four Seasons Media, Inc.)
  • WKVT (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Brattleboro, VT; Owner: Saga Communications Of New England, Llc)
  • WIZZ (1520 AM; 10.0 kW; Greenfield, MA; Owner: P. & M. Radio, Llc)
  • WJOE (700 AM; 2.5 kW; Orange, MA; Owner: County Broadcasting Company, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Heath Town, Massachusetts

  • WUPE-FM (100.1 FM; Clarksburg, MA; Owner: Berkshire Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WTHK (100.7 FM; Mount Snow, VT; Owner: Nassau Broadcasting Iii, Llc)
  • WRSY (101.5 FM; Marlboro, VT; Owner: Saga)
  • WBRK-FM (101.7 FM; Pittsfield, MA; Owner: Wbrk, Inc.)
  • WFCR (88.5 FM; Amherst, MA; Owner: University Of Massachusetts)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Richmond, NH; Owner: Franklin County Christian Ministries)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Marlboro, VT; Owner: Granite State Educational Fellowship)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Brattleboro, VT; Owner: Vermont Public Radio)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Brattleboro, VT; Owner: Vinikoor Family Foundation, Inc.)
  • WAMH (89.3 FM; Amherst, MA; Owner: Trustees Of Amherst College)
  • WTBR-FM (89.7 FM; Pittsfield, MA; Owner: Pittsfield Public School Committee)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; New Salem, MA; Owner: Athol Orange Community Television, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; New Salem, MA; Owner: Franklin County Christian Ministries)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Wardsboro, VT; Owner: Nehemiahs Neighbors)
  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; Adams, MA; Owner: Wamc)
  • WJJW (91.1 FM; Clarksburg, MA; Owner: Massachusetts College)
  • WMUA (91.1 FM; Amherst, MA; Owner: University Of Massachusetts)
  • 940926MA (91.3 FM; Dalton, MA; Owner: Granite State Educl. Fellowship,inc.)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Williamsburg, MA; Owner: Nehemiahs Neighbors Church)
  • WNMH (91.5 FM; Northfield, MA; Owner: Northfield Mount Hermon School)
  • NEW (91.7 FM; Hinsdale, MA; Owner: Calvary Chapel Of The Berkshires)
  • WGAJ (91.7 FM; Deerfield, MA; Owner: Trustees Of Deerfield Academy)
  • WCFM (91.9 FM; Williamstown, MA; Owner: The President & Trustees Of Williams College)
  • WOZQ (91.9 FM; Northampton, MA; Owner: Trustees Of The Smith College)
  • WKVT-FM (92.7 FM; Marlboro, VT; Owner: Saga Communications Of New England, Llc)
  • WRSI (93.9 FM; Deerfield, MA; Owner: Saga)
  • WBTN-FM (94.3 FM; Shaftsbury, VT; Owner: Vermont Public Radio)
  • WPVQ (95.3 FM; Bernardston, MA; Owner: Saga)
  • WHAI (98.3 FM; Greenfield, MA; Owner: Saga Communications Of New England, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Heath Town, Massachusetts

  • WCDC-TV (Channel 19; Adams, MA; Owner: Young Broadcasting Of Albany, Inc.)
  • WNYA (Channel 51; Pittsfield, MA; Owner: Venture Technologies Group, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Heath Town, Massachusetts

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 67  (26.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 41  (16.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 34  (13.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 5  (2.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 59  (23.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 86  (43.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 29  (14.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 77  (38.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 13 Farms In Heath Town, Massachusetts


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Heath Town, Massachusetts

  • Turners Falls


    (about 16.2 miles in Millers Falls, Massachusetts; Airport Code: MA2)

  • Deerfield Valley Regional


    (about 17.3 miles in Mount Snow, Vermont; Airport Code: VT1)

  • Mount Snow


    (about 17.3 miles in Mount Snow, Vermont; Airport Code: VT1)

  • Harriman-and-West


    (about 18.0 miles in Williamstown, Massachusetts; Airport Code: NAD)

  • William H. Morse State


    (about 26.2 miles in North Bennington, Vermont; Airport Code: JZU)

  • Northampton Airport


    (about 26.5 miles in Northampton, Massachusetts; Airport Code: MA5)

  • Orange Municipal


    (about 28.0 miles in Orange, Massachusetts; Airport Code: JZB)

  • Pittsfield Municipal


    (about 29.8 miles in Pittsfield, Massachusetts; Airport Code: PSF)

  • Dillant Hopkins


    (about 31.6 miles in Keene, New Hampshire; Airport Code: EEN)

  • Barnes Municipal


    (about 36.3 miles in Montgomery, Massachusetts; Airport Code: BAF)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Heath Town, Massachusetts

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

74.55%

Carpooled

15.99%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

2.03%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

7.43%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 134

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 7

Female householder, no husband present : 13

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 40

Householder not living alone : 17


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 15

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 4

All other households : 192


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Heath Town, Massachusetts)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 120

Renter-occupied housing units : 14

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 7

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 10

Renter-occupied housing units : 3

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 47

Renter-occupied housing units : 10


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Heath Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 15

$10,000 to $14,999 : 15

$15,000 to $19,999 : 3

$20,000 to $24,999 : 22

$25,000 to $29,999 : 7

$30,000 to $34,999 : 11

$35,000 to $39,999 : 7

$40,000 to $44,999 : 13

$45,000 to $49,999 : 4

$50,000 to $59,999 : 2

$60,000 to $74,999 : 40

$75,000 to $99,999 : 48

$100,000 to $124,999 : 13

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 5

$200,000 or more : 6


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Heath Town, Massachusetts)

Total : 562


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Heath Town, Massachusetts)

Occupied : 211

Vacant : 351


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Heath Town, Massachusetts)

Median number of rooms : 4


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Heath Town, Massachusetts)

Built 2005 or later : 3

Built 2000 to 2004 : 16

Built 1990 to 1999 : 39

Built 1980 to 1989 : 150

Built 1970 to 1979 : 176

Built 1960 to 1969 : 56

Built 1950 to 1959 : 11

Built 1940 to 1949 : 0

Built 1939 or earlier : 111


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Heath Town, Massachusetts)

Utility gas : 0

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 21

Electricity : 9

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 91

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 86

Solar energy : 4

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Heath 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 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 3

$70,000 to $79,999 : 2

$80,000 to $89,999 : 4

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 15

$125,000 to $149,999 : 7

$150,000 to $174,999 : 45

$175,000 to $199,999 : 14

$200,000 to $249,999 : 21

$250,000 to $299,999 : 31

$300,000 to $399,999 : 14

$400,000 to $499,999 : 20

$500,000 to $749,999 : 3

$750,000 to $999,999 : 5

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Heath 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 : 8

Home equity loan only : 26

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 89

Housing units without a mortgage : 61


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $200,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $175,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $173,400

Built 1960 to 1969 : $171,900

Built 1950 to 1959 :

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $287,500


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Heath Town, Massachusetts: 65.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Massachusetts: 63.0%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Heath Town, MA): $50,536
Median Household Income In 2000 (Massachusetts): $50,502


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Heath Town): $122,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Massachusetts): $182,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Heath Town): $664
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Massachusetts): $684


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Heath Town, Massachusetts

Utility Gas: 1.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 15.3%
Electricity: 5.8%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 51.4%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 26.5%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

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

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Heath Town, Massachusetts

Function Full Time
Employees
Full Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Employees
Part Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Hours
Avg Yearly
Wage (F/T)
Avg Hourly
Wage (P/T)
Totals for Government 5 $12,171 8 $7,237 500 $29,210 $14.47
Financial Administration 0 $0 1 $935 35 $0 $26.71
Other Government Administration 1 $2,126 0 $0 0 $25,512 --
Police Protection - Officers 0 $0 2 $1,572 102 $0 $15.41
Streets and Highways 4 $10,045 0 $0 0 $30,135 --
Health 0 $0 1 $948 44 $0 $21.55
Solid Waste Management 0 $0 1 $531 53 $0 $10.02
Local Libraries 0 $0 1 $1,497 111 $0 $13.49
Other and Unallocable 0 $0 2 $1,754 155 $0 $11.32

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Heath Town, Massachusetts

Gentiva Health Services


     Address: 1 Arch Place, 2nd Floor, Greenfield, Massachusetts 01301
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/5/1996

Vna Hospice Of North Berkshire


     Address: 535 Curran Memorial Highway, North Adams, Massachusetts 01247
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Vna & Hospice Of Svhc


     Address: 160 Benmont Avenue Suite 17, Bennington, Vermont 05201
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 9/14/1971

Vna & Hospice Of Cooley Dickinson


     Address: 168 Industrial Drive, Northampton, Massachusetts 01060
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Servicenet Homecare


     Address: 216 North King Street, Northampton, Massachusetts 01060
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 4/20/1999

Hospitals Close To Heath Town, Massachusetts

Baystate Franklin Medical Center


     Address: 164 High Street, Greenfield, Massachusetts 01301
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

North Adams Regional Hospital


     Address: 71 Hospital Avenue, North Adams, Massachusetts 01247
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital


     Address: 17 Belmont Ave, Brattleboro, Vermont 05301
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Southwestern Vermont Medical Center


     Address: 100 Hospital Drive, Bennington, Vermont 05201
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

"cooley Dickinson Hospital Inc,the"


     Address: 30 Locust Street, Northampton, Massachusetts 01060
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Heath Town, Massachusetts

Charlene Manor Extended Care Facility


     Address: 130 Colrain Road, Greenfield, Massachusetts 01301
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 119
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Buckley-greenfield Healthcare Center


     Address: 95 Laurel Street, Greenfield, Massachusetts 01301
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 119
     Percent Occupied: 99%

Poet's Seat Health Care Center


     Address: 359 High Street, Greenfield, Massachusetts 01301
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 61
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Farren Care Center


     Address: 340 Motague City Road, Turners Falls, Massachusetts 01376
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 122
     Percent Occupied: 100%

North Adams Commons Nursing & Rehabilitation C


     Address: 175 Franklin Street, North Adams, Massachusetts 01247
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 109
     Percent Occupied: 92%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Heath Town, Massachusetts

Name: Vermont Yankee
Address: PO Box 157, Governor Hunt Road; Vernon, VT 05354
Distance: 16 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Heath Town, Massachusetts

    Retired Workers: 40
    Disabled Workers: 10
    Widowers Workers: 5
    Spouses Workers: 5
    Children Workers: 5


(updated 2007)



Franklin County, Massachusetts Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 68.35%
  • Bush & Cheney 29.58%
  • Other 2.07%



(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 Heath Town, Massachusetts citizens.

Relocation to Franklin County, MA

6.21 % of Franklin County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $37,741

Massachusetts Average 6.31 %

0.06 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $13,412

Massachusetts Average 0.28 %

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

  • Hampshire County , MA 1.75 % ($34,745 AGI )
  • Worcester County , MA 0.92 % ($35,238 AGI )
  • Hampden County , MA 0.49 % ($30,775 AGI )

Relocation away from Franklin County, MA

6.50 % of Franklin 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 $34,013

Massachusetts Average 6.91 %

0.06 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $22,056

Massachusetts Average 0.11 %

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

  • Hampshire County , MA 1.46 % ($32,244 AGI )
  • Worcester County , MA 0.76 % ($29,892 AGI )
  • Hampden County , MA 0.53 % ($35,603 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 Heath 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 Heath 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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