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Demographics Analysis

The people of Leicester 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
(Leicester Town, Massachusetts)

Male:

Under 5 years : 407

5 to 9 years : 263

10 to 14 years : 334

15 to 17 years : 244

18 and 19 years : 188

20 years : 105

21 years : 45

22 to 24 years : 136

25 to 29 years : 204

30 to 34 years : 303

35 to 39 years : 433

40 to 44 years : 416

45 to 49 years : 481

50 to 54 years : 447

55 to 59 years : 443

60 and 61 years : 98

62 to 64 years : 141

65 and 66 years : 30

67 to 69 years : 73

70 to 74 years : 183

75 to 79 years : 122

80 to 84 years : 64

85 years and over : 115

Female:

Under 5 years : 190

5 to 9 years : 262

10 to 14 years : 631

15 to 17 years : 304

18 and 19 years : 261

20 years : 26

21 years : 66

22 to 24 years : 178

25 to 29 years : 201

30 to 34 years : 309

35 to 39 years : 486

40 to 44 years : 455

45 to 49 years : 440

50 to 54 years : 458

55 to 59 years : 333

60 and 61 years : 101

62 to 64 years : 254

65 and 66 years : 82

67 to 69 years : 103

70 to 74 years : 138

75 to 79 years : 221

80 to 84 years : 215

85 years and over : 111


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Leicester Town, Massachusetts)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 5,431

Multiple ancestry : 4,588

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 23

Ancestry not reported : 1,058


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 10,499

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 65

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

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 348

Not a U.S. citizen : 161


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Leicester Town, Massachusetts)

Total:

Under 5 years : 597

5 to 17 years : 2,038

18 to 24 years : 1,005

25 to 34 years : 1,017

35 to 44 years : 1,790

45 to 54 years : 1,826

55 to 59 years : 776

60 and 61 years : 199

62 to 64 years : 395

65 to 74 years : 609

75 years and over : 848

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 597

5 to 17 years : 1,792

18 to 24 years : 856

25 to 34 years : 808

35 to 44 years : 1,419

45 to 54 years : 1,333

55 to 59 years : 629

60 and 61 years : 155

62 to 64 years : 343

65 to 74 years : 413

75 years and over : 749

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 231

18 to 24 years : 135

25 to 34 years : 55

35 to 44 years : 236

45 to 54 years : 360

55 to 59 years : 118

60 and 61 years : 26

62 to 64 years : 44

65 to 74 years : 161

75 years and over : 39

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 50

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 1

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 26

75 years and over : 15

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 15

18 to 24 years : 14

25 to 34 years : 104

35 to 44 years : 135

45 to 54 years : 133

55 to 59 years : 29

60 and 61 years : 17

62 to 64 years : 8

65 to 74 years : 9

75 years and over : 45


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Leicester Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 4,359

Female : 4,735

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 621

Female : 784

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 20

Female : 72

Foreign born:

Male : 275

Female : 234


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Leicester Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence : 8,658

Born in other state in the United States : 1,338

Native: born outside the United States : 29

Foreign born : 298


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 2,021

Now married, except separated : 3,684

Divorced : 831

Separated : 39

Widowed : 609

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 286

Now married, except separated : 740

Divorced : 151

Separated : 7

Widowed : 44

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 12

Now married, except separated : 65

Divorced : 15

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 131

Now married, except separated : 275

Divorced : 41

Separated : 9

Widowed : 53


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 9,581

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 238

Speak English less than "very well" : 74

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 99

Speak English less than "very well" : 8

Portuguese or Portuguese Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 22

Speak English less than "very well" : 29

German:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Greek:

Speak English "very well" : 35

Speak English less than "very well" : 11

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 47

Speak English less than "very well" : 7

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 31

Speak English less than "very well" : 19

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 19

Speak English less than "very well" : 12

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 42

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 64

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Pacific Island languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 30

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 50

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hebrew:

Speak English "very well" : 43

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

African languages:

Speak English "very well" : 22

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Leicester Town, Massachusetts

  • Irish: 2,575   (20.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 2,164   (17.2%)
  • English: 1,355   (10.8%)
  • Italian: 1,169   (9.3%)
  • French Canadian: 766   (6.1%)
  • Swedish: 657   (5.2%)
  • Polish: 587   (4.7%)
  • German: 460   (3.7%)
  • Other Groups: 445   (3.5%)
  • Lithuanian: 370   (2.9%)
  • United States Or American: 328   (2.6%)
  • Scottish: 306   (2.4%)
  • Armenian: 202   (1.6%)
  • Subsaharan African: 184   (1.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 170   (1.3%)
  • Finnish: 155   (1.2%)
  • Dutch: 124   (1.0%)
  • Canadian: 63   (0.5%)
  • Albanian: 55   (0.4%)
  • Portuguese: 53   (0.4%)
  • Russian: 47   (0.4%)
  • British: 40   (0.3%)
  • European: 39   (0.3%)
  • Welsh: 36   (0.3%)
  • Hungarian: 34   (0.3%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 28   (0.2%)
  • Belgian: 24   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 24   (0.2%)
  • Arab: 19   (0.2%)
  • Turkish: 16   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 15   (0.1%)
  • Swiss: 14   (0.1%)
  • Danish: 14   (0.1%)
  • Icelander: 14   (0.1%)
  • Czech: 12   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Norwegian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Assyrian/chaldean/syriac: 6   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Leicester Town, Massachusetts is 11,100



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Leicester Town, Massachusetts: 5,275
Female Population in Leicester Town, Massachusetts: 5,825


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Leicester Town, Massachusetts: 39.7
Median Female Resident Age in Leicester Town, Massachusetts: 40.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Massachusetts is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Leicester Town, Massachusetts


White


Both sexes

41.5

Male

40.7

Female

42.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

25.0

Male

25.5

Female

25.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

45.5

Male

46.5

Female

42.0

Asian


Both sexes

31.4

Male

31.5

Female

31.3

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

16.3

Male

12.5

Female

16.5

Other


Both sexes

29.3

Male

27.2

Female

29.9

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.6

Male

15.3

Female

21.9

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.0

Male

21.5

Female

23.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.9

Male

41.2

Female

42.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Leicester Town, Massachusetts


  • White: 10,323
  • African American: 299
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 201
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 147
  • Two or More Races: 130



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 24   (0.74%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 8   (0.25%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 32   (0.99%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 143   (4.42%)
  • 9th Grade: 54   (1.67%)
  • 10th Grade: 90   (2.78%)
  • 11th Grade: 76   (2.35%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 125   (3.86%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,129   (34.89%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 250   (7.73%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 535   (16.53%)
  • Associate Degree: 217   (6.71%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 380   (11.74%)
  • Master's Degree: 130   (4.02%)
  • Professional School Degree: 17   (0.53%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 26   (0.8%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 16   (0.45%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 6   (0.17%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 15   (0.42%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 125   (3.5%)
  • 9th Grade: 55   (1.54%)
  • 10th Grade: 101   (2.82%)
  • 11th Grade: 84   (2.35%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 99   (2.77%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,271   (35.54%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 228   (6.38%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 485   (13.56%)
  • Associate Degree: 260   (7.27%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 616   (17.23%)
  • Master's Degree: 155   (4.33%)
  • Professional School Degree: 53   (1.48%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 7   (0.2%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Schools (Private) In Leicester Town, Massachusetts

  • Mccauley Nazareth Home


    ( Grades: 2-8, Location: 77 Mulberry Street, Leicester, MA 01524, Phone: (508) 892-4886, Students: 12 )

  • Archway, Inc.


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 77 Mulberry Street, Leicester, MA 01524, Phone: (508) 892-4707, Students: 4 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Leicester Town, Massachusetts

  • Leicester Public Library


    1136 Main St., Leicester, MA 01524

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Leicester Town, Massachusetts


  • Leicester Historical Society


    C/o Leicester Senior Center, Leicester, MA 01524

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Leicester Town, Massachusetts


Building


(1) Leicester Emergency Medical Service   (2) Leicester Fire Department   (3) Leicester High School Library   (4) Leicester Police Department   (5) Leicester Public Library   (6) Paul Swan Library  

Cemetery


(1) Pine Grove Cemetery   (2) Quaker Cemetery  

Church


(1) Church Of Christ  

Civil


(1) Town Of Leicester  

Dam


(1) Burncoat Pond Dam   (2) Kettle Brook Reservoir Number 2 Dam   (3) Sargent Pond Dam   (4) Shaw Pond Dam  

Lake


(1) Grosvenor Reservoir  

Locale


(1) Hillcrest Country Club   (2) Mannville Historical   (3) Strawberry Hills Golf Course  

Park


(1) Russell Memorial Park  

Populated Place


(1) Leicester  

Post Office


(1) Leicester Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Ashwith Pond   (2) Burncoat Pond   (3) Cedar Meadow Pond   (4) Dutton Pond   (5) Kettle Brook Reservoir Number Two   (6) Sargent Pond  

School


(1) Leicester High School   (2) Leicester Junior College   (3) Leicester Middle School   (4) Leicester Primary School  

Summit


(1) Ballard Hill   (2) Carey Hill   (3) Gately Hill   (4) Leicester Hill   (5) Maple Hill   (6) Mount Pleasant  

Tower


(1) Wayw-fm Worcester   (2) Wcrn-am Cherry Valley  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Leicester Town, Massachusetts

01524 (pop. 6,135)


Cities Nearby Leicester Town, Massachusetts

Auburn Town, MA  (pop. 16,473) 3.9 Miles
Spencer Town, MA  (pop. 12,032) 4.5 Miles
Spencer Cdp, MA  (pop. 5,731) 4.6 Miles
Paxton Town, MA  (pop. 4,786) 5.5 Miles
Worcester City, MA  (pop. 182,386) 6.0 Miles
Charlton Town, MA  (pop. 12,596) 7.2 Miles
East Brookfield Cdp, MA  (pop. 1,379) 7.3 Miles
Oxford Town, MA  (pop. 13,813) 7.4 Miles
East Brookfield Town, MA  (pop. 2,141) 7.5 Miles
Millbury Town, MA  (pop. 13,628) 7.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in Leicester Town, Massachusetts

508



Elevation in Leicester Town, Massachusetts is 915.0 ft. (279.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Leicester Town, Massachusetts

Lat: 42.228643 N        Long: -71.907448 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 192   (3.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 189   (3.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 261   (4.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 548   (10.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 670   (12.4%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 878   (16.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 819   (15.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 617   (11.4%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 240   (4.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 191   (3.5%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 16   (0.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 49   (0.9%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 393   (7.3%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 355   (6.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Leicester Town, Massachusetts)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 4,915

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 380

In 3-person carpool : 75

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 : 34

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 45

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 17

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 142

Other means : 9

Worked at home : 103


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Leicester Town, Massachusetts)

Less than 5 minutes : 185

5 to 9 minutes : 363

10 to 14 minutes : 608

15 to 19 minutes : 682

20 to 24 minutes : 1,245

25 to 29 minutes : 283

30 to 34 minutes : 937

35 to 39 minutes : 127

40 to 44 minutes : 59

45 to 59 minutes : 712

60 to 89 minutes : 222

90 or more minutes : 194


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 1,203

No Social Security income : 2,552


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 853

No retirement income : 2,902


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Leicester Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 51

$15,000 to $19,999 : 41

$20,000 to $24,999 : 119

$25,000 to $29,999 : 18

$30,000 to $34,999 : 128

$35,000 to $39,999 : 64

$40,000 to $44,999 : 148

$45,000 to $49,999 : 34

$50,000 to $59,999 : 254

$60,000 to $74,999 : 445

$75,000 to $99,999 : 424

$100,000 to $124,999 : 343

$125,000 to $149,999 : 443

$150,000 to $199,999 : 174

$200,000 or more : 51


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $79,281


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Leicester 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)
  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • 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 Leicester Town, Massachusetts

  • 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)
  • 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 (89.5 FM; Hampden, MA; Owner: Morgan Brook Christian Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Stafford, CT; Owner: Nehemiahs Neighbors Church)
  • 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 (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)
  • NEW (91.1 FM; North Brookfield, MA; Owner: Galaxy Radio, Inc.)
  • WBVC (91.1 FM; Pomfret, CT; Owner: Pomfret School)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Petersham, MA; Owner: Northeast Gospel Broadcasting Inc.)
  • WCUW (91.3 FM; Worcester, MA; Owner: Wuw, Inc.)
  • WDJM-FM (91.3 FM; Framingham, MA; Owner: Framingham State 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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 Leicester Town, Massachusetts

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

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Leicester Town, Massachusetts

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 708  (24.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 357  (12.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 545  (19.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 551  (19.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,096  (40.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 528  (19.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 944  (34.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 9  (0.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 14  (0.5%)


(updated 2010)





There are 12 Farms In Leicester Town, Massachusetts


(updated 2008)



Banks In Leicester Town, Massachusetts

Country Bank For Savings - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.7m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 15

Spencer Savings Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $432.4k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 6

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Leicester Town, Massachusetts

  • Worcester Regional


    (about 3.3 miles in Worcester, Massachusetts; Airport Code: ORH)

  • Southbridge Municipal


    (about 11.0 miles in Sturbridge, Massachusetts; Airport Code: QSO)

  • Sterling Airport


    (about 14.8 miles in Sterling, Massachusetts; Airport Code: RQM)

  • Marlboro Airport


    (about 21.8 miles in Marlborough, Massachusetts; Airport Code: MXG)

  • Gardner Municipal


    (about 22.9 miles in East Templeton, Massachusetts; Airport Code: GDM)

  • Fitchburg Municipal


    (about 23.7 miles in Leominster, Massachusetts; Airport Code: UXO)

  • Minute Man Air Field


    (about 25.5 miles in Acton, Massachusetts; Airport Code: MMN)

  • Sheraton Inn Heliport


    (about 25.6 miles in Acton, Massachusetts; Airport Code: BXC)

  • North Central State


    (about 30.1 miles in Smithfield, Rhode Island; Airport Code: SFZ)

  • Orange Municipal


    (about 30.6 miles in Orange, Massachusetts; Airport Code: JZB)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Leicester Town, Massachusetts

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

83.56%

Carpooled

10.69%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

1.36%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.20%

Subway Or Elevated

0.09%

Railroad

0.15%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.13%

Walked

1.67%

Other Means

0.49%

Worked At Home

1.67%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 2,163

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 199

Female householder, no husband present : 375

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 849

Householder not living alone : 169


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 119

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 122

All other households : 3,514


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Leicester Town, Massachusetts)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,048

Renter-occupied housing units : 115

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 150

Renter-occupied housing units : 49

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 253

Renter-occupied housing units : 122

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 678

Renter-occupied housing units : 340


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Leicester Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 98

$10,000 to $14,999 : 102

$15,000 to $19,999 : 133

$20,000 to $24,999 : 169

$25,000 to $29,999 : 103

$30,000 to $34,999 : 197

$35,000 to $39,999 : 69

$40,000 to $44,999 : 180

$45,000 to $49,999 : 90

$50,000 to $59,999 : 328

$60,000 to $74,999 : 573

$75,000 to $99,999 : 572

$100,000 to $124,999 : 404

$125,000 to $149,999 : 462

$150,000 to $199,999 : 210

$200,000 or more : 65


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Leicester Town, Massachusetts)

Total : 4,151


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Leicester Town, Massachusetts)

Occupied : 3,755

Vacant : 396


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Leicester Town, Massachusetts)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Leicester Town, Massachusetts)

Built 2005 or later : 140

Built 2000 to 2004 : 193

Built 1990 to 1999 : 476

Built 1980 to 1989 : 320

Built 1970 to 1979 : 448

Built 1960 to 1969 : 459

Built 1950 to 1959 : 732

Built 1940 to 1949 : 183

Built 1939 or earlier : 1,200


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Leicester Town, Massachusetts)

Utility gas : 101

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 163

Electricity : 399

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 2,860

Coal or coke : 20

Wood : 129

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 83

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Leicester 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 : 20

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 15

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 14

$100,000 to $124,999 : 55

$125,000 to $149,999 : 133

$150,000 to $174,999 : 118

$175,000 to $199,999 : 253

$200,000 to $249,999 : 750

$250,000 to $299,999 : 582

$300,000 to $399,999 : 768

$400,000 to $499,999 : 276

$500,000 to $749,999 : 111

$750,000 to $999,999 : 17

$1,000,000 or more : 17


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Leicester 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 : 99

Home equity loan only : 574

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 20

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,668

Housing units without a mortgage : 768


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $289,600

Built 2000 to 2004 : $320,700

Built 1990 to 1999 : $363,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $293,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $301,600

Built 1960 to 1969 : $241,100

Built 1950 to 1959 : $218,400

Built 1940 to 1949 : $230,600

Built 1939 or earlier : $236,300


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Leicester Town, Massachusetts: 71.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Massachusetts: 63.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Leicester Town, Massachusetts

Institutionalized population


  • Juvenile facilities : 9.09%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 15.84%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 65.69%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 9.38%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Leicester 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 41 41 $4,476,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

41 41 $4,476,000
2000        
  Single Family 44 44 $5,519,900
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

44 44 $5,519,900
2001        
  Single Family 41 41 $5,535,503
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

41 41 $5,535,503
2002        
  Single Family 34 34 $5,240,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

34 34 $5,240,500
2003        
  Single Family 37 37 $6,154,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

37 37 $6,154,000
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2005        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2006        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Leicester Town, MA): $55,039
Median Household Income In 2000 (Massachusetts): $50,502


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Leicester Town): $126,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Massachusetts): $182,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Leicester Town): $537
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Massachusetts): $684


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Leicester Town, Massachusetts

Utility Gas: 2.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 3.7%
Electricity: 16.8%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 75.4%
Coal Or Coke: 0.2%
Wood: 1.8%
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 Leicester Town, Massachusetts are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Leicester Town, Massachusetts

Auburn District Nursing Assn


     Address: 191 Pakachoag Street, Auburn, Massachusetts 01501
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/14/1967

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

Hospitals Close To Leicester 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

Harrington Memorial Hospital


     Address: 100 South Street, Southbridge, Massachusetts 01550
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Hubbard Regional Hospital


     Address: 340 Thompson Road, Webster, Massachusetts 01570
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Leicester Town, Massachusetts

Life Care Center Of Auburn


     Address: 14 Masonic Circle, Auburn, Massachusetts 01501
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 141
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Notre Dame Long Term Care Center


     Address: 559 Plantation Street, Worcester, Massachusetts 01605
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 122
     Percent Occupied: 99%

Golden Living Center-the Hermitage


     Address: 383 Mill Street, Worcester, Massachusetts 01602
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 97
     Percent Occupied: 96%

University Commons Nursing Care Center


     Address: 378 Plantation Street, Worcester, Massachusetts 01605
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 136
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Knollwood Nursing Center


     Address: 87 Briarwood Circle, Worcester, Massachusetts 01606
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 77
     Percent Occupied: 94%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Leicester Town, Massachusetts

Name: Vermont Yankee
Address: PO Box 157, Governor Hunt Road; Vernon, VT 05354
Distance: 48 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Leicester Town, Massachusetts

    Retired Workers: 725
    Disabled Workers: 160
    Widowers Workers: 95
    Spouses Workers: 40
    Children Workers: 105


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Leicester Town, Massachusetts


Charges


Elementary & Secondary Education School Lunch: $391,000
Elementary & Secondary Education School Tuition: $206,000
Elementary & Secondary Education - Other: $30,000
All Other: $335,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Education: $18,000
All Other: $29,000


State Intergovernmental


Education: $10,244,000
General Support: $1,832,000
Health & Hospitals: $24,000
Highways: $268,000
Public Welfare: $7,000
All Other: $157,000


Local Intergovernmental


All Other: $22,000


Current Operations


Elementary & Secondary Education: $17,801,000
Financial Administration: $464,000
Fire Protection: $203,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $44,000
Central Staff Services: $271,000
General Public Buildings: $205,000
Health Services - Other: $389,000
Regular Highways: $892,000
Libraries: $158,000
Natural Resources - Other: $8,000
Parks & Recreation: $9,000
Police Protection: $1,394,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $151,000
Welfare - Other: $35,000
Solid Waste Management: $18,000
General - Other: $2,957,000


Construction


General Public Buildings: $414,000
Regular Highways: $297,000
Water Utilities: $34,000


Other Capital Outlay


Elementary And Secondary Education: $57,000
Fire Protection: $15,000
General Public Building: $655,000
Health - Other: $87,000
Regular Highways: $65,000
Police Protection: $67,000


General


Interest On Debt: $492,000


Water Utilities


Interest On Debt: $61,000


Intergovernmental To State


General: $8,000
Transit Utilities: $71,000


Intergovernmental To Local Nec


Elementary And Secondary Education: $1,062,000
Health: $2,000


Tax


Property: $10,748,000
Other Selective Sales: $310,000
Other License: $227,000


Miscellaneous


Interest Earnings: $632,000
Fines & Forfeits: $3,000
Donations From Private Sources: $90,000
General Revenue, Nec: $174,000


Bond Fund


Cash & Deposits: $310,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $5,671,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $14,543,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $132,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,419,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $15,146,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $16,433,000


Short Term Debt Outstanding


Beginning: $104,000
End Of Fiscal Year: $643,000


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

Crime in Leicester Town, Massachusetts

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 3 3 1 1 1 2 4 2 4 5 2 4 1
    per 100,000 29 28 9 9 9 18 36 18 36 45 18 36 9
Robbery 1 2 3 3 2 2 1 2 3 0 2 1 0
    per 100,000 10 19 28 28 18 18 9 18 27 0 18 9 0
Assault 6 20 9 17 22 17 22 20 21 22 10 13 12
    per 100,000 57 189 84 157 202 154 199 181 189 199 91 117 107
Burglary 14 22 39 38 30 28 35 34 37 26 43 42 17
    per 100,000 133 208 362 351 276 254 316 308 333 235 390 378 152
Larceny Theft 84 74 67 70 77 105 128 122 194 168 121 119 223
    per 100,000 798 698 622 647 708 952 1,156 1,105 1,744 1,517 1,096 1,071 1,994
Vehicle Theft 5 8 11 23 15 14 15 14 7 11 17 10 10
    per 100,000 48 75 102 213 138 127 135 127 63 99 154 90 89
Arson 0 1 0 1 1 1 1 3 2 2 1 1 1
    per 100,000 0 9 0 9 9 9 9 27 18 18 9 9 9
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
3 6 3 5 6 5 7 6 7 7 4 5 3
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
26 26 29 33 31 37 45 43 60 52 46 43 63
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
14 16 16 19 19 21 26 25 34 29 25 24 33


(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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