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Demographics Analysis

The people of Montague 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
(Montague Town, Massachusetts)

Male:

Under 5 years : 160

5 to 9 years : 169

10 to 14 years : 229

15 to 17 years : 253

18 and 19 years : 77

20 years : 92

21 years : 19

22 to 24 years : 199

25 to 29 years : 214

30 to 34 years : 215

35 to 39 years : 201

40 to 44 years : 341

45 to 49 years : 322

50 to 54 years : 368

55 to 59 years : 414

60 and 61 years : 92

62 to 64 years : 146

65 and 66 years : 56

67 to 69 years : 118

70 to 74 years : 117

75 to 79 years : 87

80 to 84 years : 101

85 years and over : 70

Female:

Under 5 years : 188

5 to 9 years : 151

10 to 14 years : 225

15 to 17 years : 113

18 and 19 years : 162

20 years : 31

21 years : 78

22 to 24 years : 244

25 to 29 years : 161

30 to 34 years : 335

35 to 39 years : 149

40 to 44 years : 327

45 to 49 years : 313

50 to 54 years : 353

55 to 59 years : 425

60 and 61 years : 61

62 to 64 years : 190

65 and 66 years : 59

67 to 69 years : 132

70 to 74 years : 109

75 to 79 years : 128

80 to 84 years : 173

85 years and over : 84


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Montague Town, Massachusetts)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 3,737

Multiple ancestry : 3,864

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 57

Ancestry not reported : 593


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 7,881

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 49

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 33

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 180

Not a U.S. citizen : 108


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Montague Town, Massachusetts)

Total:

Under 5 years : 348

5 to 17 years : 1,140

18 to 24 years : 902

25 to 34 years : 925

35 to 44 years : 1,018

45 to 54 years : 1,356

55 to 59 years : 839

60 and 61 years : 153

62 to 64 years : 336

65 to 74 years : 591

75 years and over : 643

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 315

5 to 17 years : 1,095

18 to 24 years : 584

25 to 34 years : 703

35 to 44 years : 686

45 to 54 years : 951

55 to 59 years : 678

60 and 61 years : 78

62 to 64 years : 227

65 to 74 years : 400

75 years and over : 448

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 11

5 to 17 years : 41

18 to 24 years : 295

25 to 34 years : 139

35 to 44 years : 286

45 to 54 years : 349

55 to 59 years : 138

60 and 61 years : 70

62 to 64 years : 89

65 to 74 years : 148

75 years and over : 150

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 22

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 26

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 5

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 18

75 years and over : 11

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 4

18 to 24 years : 23

25 to 34 years : 83

35 to 44 years : 46

45 to 54 years : 30

55 to 59 years : 23

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 20

65 to 74 years : 25

75 years and over : 34


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Montague Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 3,114

Female : 3,051

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 733

Female : 983

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 60

Female : 22

Foreign born:

Male : 153

Female : 135


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Montague Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence : 5,837

Born in other state in the United States : 1,463

Native: born outside the United States : 59

Foreign born : 133


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,817

Now married, except separated : 2,113

Divorced : 704

Separated : 153

Widowed : 310

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 529

Now married, except separated : 727

Divorced : 275

Separated : 53

Widowed : 100

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 23

Now married, except separated : 11

Divorced : 26

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 33

Now married, except separated : 225

Divorced : 19

Separated : 0

Widowed : 11


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 7,303

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 207

Speak English less than "very well" : 90

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 73

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 23

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 28

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 84

Speak English less than "very well" : 11

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 15

Speak English less than "very well" : 24

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 22

Other Asian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 14

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 9


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Montague Town, Massachusetts

  • Polish: 1,789   (18.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 1,422   (14.5%)
  • English: 1,239   (12.6%)
  • Irish: 1,210   (12.3%)
  • German: 780   (7.9%)
  • Other Groups: 623   (6.3%)
  • French Canadian: 557   (5.7%)
  • Italian: 387   (3.9%)
  • Scottish: 297   (3.0%)
  • United States Or American: 249   (2.5%)
  • Swedish: 182   (1.9%)
  • Scotch-irish: 146   (1.5%)
  • Russian: 121   (1.2%)
  • Lithuanian: 109   (1.1%)
  • Eastern European: 106   (1.1%)
  • Welsh: 81   (0.8%)
  • Dutch: 66   (0.7%)
  • Czech: 52   (0.5%)
  • Norwegian: 42   (0.4%)
  • Greek: 35   (0.4%)
  • Ukrainian: 34   (0.3%)
  • Portuguese: 33   (0.3%)
  • Austrian: 33   (0.3%)
  • Canadian: 30   (0.3%)
  • Armenian: 26   (0.3%)
  • Swiss: 22   (0.2%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 21   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 19   (0.2%)
  • British: 17   (0.2%)
  • Belgian: 15   (0.2%)
  • Danish: 15   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 14   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 11   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 10   (0.1%)
  • European: 9   (0.1%)
  • Northern European: 8   (0.1%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 7   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Montague Town, Massachusetts is 8,251



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Montague Town, Massachusetts: 4,060
Female Population in Montague Town, Massachusetts: 4,191


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Montague Town, Massachusetts: 43.4
Median Female Resident Age in Montague Town, Massachusetts: 44.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Massachusetts is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Montague Town, Massachusetts


White


Both sexes

44.7

Male

43.3

Female

45.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

32.3

Male

36.3

Female

27.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

38.5

Male

39.5

Female

34.5

Asian


Both sexes

33.8

Male

31.5

Female

39.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

30.5

Male

0.0

Female

30.5

Other


Both sexes

21.5

Male

21.7

Female

21.3

Two or More Races


Both sexes

16.2

Male

14.5

Female

17.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

21.7

Male

21.5

Female

22.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

45.3

Male

44.0

Female

46.4


(updated 2010)



Races in Montague Town, Massachusetts


  • White: 7,492
  • African American: 278
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 166
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 74
  • Two or More Races: 241



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 13   (0.48%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 6   (0.22%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 35   (1.28%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 69   (2.53%)
  • 9th Grade: 85   (3.12%)
  • 10th Grade: 115   (4.22%)
  • 11th Grade: 61   (2.24%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 54   (1.98%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,005   (36.89%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 115   (4.22%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 386   (14.17%)
  • Associate Degree: 212   (7.78%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 326   (11.97%)
  • Master's Degree: 142   (5.21%)
  • Professional School Degree: 51   (1.87%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 49   (1.8%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 36   (1.15%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 16   (0.51%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 29   (0.93%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 70   (2.24%)
  • 9th Grade: 126   (4.03%)
  • 10th Grade: 96   (3.07%)
  • 11th Grade: 75   (2.4%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 48   (1.54%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,178   (37.7%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 311   (9.95%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 307   (9.82%)
  • Associate Degree: 290   (9.28%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 341   (10.91%)
  • Master's Degree: 158   (5.06%)
  • Professional School Degree: 11   (0.35%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 33   (1.06%)


(updated 2010)





Public Libraries (Branch) In Montague Town, Massachusetts

  • Montague Center Library


    17 Center Street, Montague, MA 01351

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Montague Town, Massachusetts


  • Montague County Courthouse Heritage Society


    Po Box 172, Montague, TX 76251

  • Montague Depot Museum


    230 N 11th St, Montague, CA 96064

  • Montague Historic Preservation


    Po Box 383, Montague, CA 96064

  • Montague Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 905, Montague, MA 01351

  • Montague Museum And Historical Association


    8778 Ferry St, Montague, MI 49437

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Montague Town, Massachusetts


Building


(1) Montague Fire Department   (2) Montague Town Hall  

Cemetery


(1) Chestnut Hill Cemetery   (2) Elm Grove Cemetery   (3) Locust Hill Cemetery   (4) Old South Cemetery  

Church


(1) First Congregational Church  

Civil


(1) Town Of Montague  

Dam


(1) Cranberry Pond Dam  

Forest


(1) Mount Toby State Forest  

Locale


(1) Massachusetts State Fish Hatchery   (2) Rices Ferry Historical  

Park


(1) Lake Minola Park   (2) Montague Wildlife Management Area  

Populated Place


(1) Lake Pleasant   (2) Montague   (3) Montague Station  

Post Office


(1) Lake Pleasant Post Office   (2) Montague Post Office  

Reserve


(1) Montague State Wildlife Management Area  

Reservoir


(1) Lake Pleasant  

School


(1) Montague Center School  

Stream


(1) Cranberry Pond Brook   (2) Goddard Brook   (3) Hannegan Brook   (4) Pond Brook   (5) Spaulding Brook  

Summit


(1) Bare Hill   (2) Chestnut Hill   (3) Harvey Hill   (4) Quarry Hill   (5) Stoddard Hill   (6) Taylor Hill  

Swamp


(1) Catamount Swamp  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Montague Town, Massachusetts

01351 (pop. 2,349)


Cities Nearby Montague Town, Massachusetts

Millers Falls Cdp, MA  (pop. 1,351) 2.3 Miles
Turners Falls Cdp, MA  (pop. 4,430) 2.3 Miles
Greenfield Cdp, MA  (pop. 13,128) 3.6 Miles
Greenfield Town, MA  (pop. 17,862) 4.0 Miles
Erving Town, MA  (pop. 1,863) 4.7 Miles
Gill Town, MA  (pop. 1,499) 4.8 Miles
Deerfield Town, MA  (pop. 4,724) 5.4 Miles
Leverett Town, MA  (pop. 1,914) 6.5 Miles
South Deerfield Cdp, MA  (pop. 1,638) 7.2 Miles
Wendell Town, MA  (pop. 951) 7.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Montague Town, Massachusetts

413



Elevation in Montague Town, Massachusetts is 331.0 ft. (101.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Montague Town, Massachusetts

Lat: 42.569490 N        Long: -72.535659 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 95   (2.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 94   (2.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 221   (5.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 362   (9.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 425   (10.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 462   (11.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 621   (15.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 462   (11.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 264   (6.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 175   (4.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 121   (3.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 91   (2.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 336   (8.4%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 249   (6.3%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Montague Town, Massachusetts)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 3,287

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 412

In 3-person carpool : 21

In 4-person carpool : 40

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 10

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 39

Walked : 182

Other means : 13

Worked at home : 85


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Montague Town, Massachusetts)

Less than 5 minutes : 246

5 to 9 minutes : 436

10 to 14 minutes : 643

15 to 19 minutes : 680

20 to 24 minutes : 705

25 to 29 minutes : 211

30 to 34 minutes : 329

35 to 39 minutes : 85

40 to 44 minutes : 106

45 to 59 minutes : 202

60 to 89 minutes : 135

90 or more minutes : 226


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 1,223

No Social Security income : 2,561


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 682

No retirement income : 3,102


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Montague Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 115

$10,000 to $14,999 : 78

$15,000 to $19,999 : 48

$20,000 to $24,999 : 38

$25,000 to $29,999 : 58

$30,000 to $34,999 : 212

$35,000 to $39,999 : 64

$40,000 to $44,999 : 168

$45,000 to $49,999 : 139

$50,000 to $59,999 : 116

$60,000 to $74,999 : 235

$75,000 to $99,999 : 491

$100,000 to $124,999 : 162

$125,000 to $149,999 : 75

$150,000 to $199,999 : 65

$200,000 or more : 27


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $60,880


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Montague Town, Massachusetts

  • WZBK (1220 AM; 1.0 kW; Keene, NH; Owner: Saga Communications Of New Hampshire, Llc)
  • WHMQ (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Greenfield, MA; Owner: Saga Communications Of New England, Llc)
  • WARE (1250 AM; 5.0 kW; West Brookfield, MA; Owner: Success Signal Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WKBK (1290 AM; 5.0 kW; Keene, NH; Owner: Saga Communications Of New England, Llc)
  • WGAW (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Gardner, MA; Owner: County Broadcasting Company, 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)
  • WXNH (540 AM; 0.43 kW; Fitzwilliam, NH; Owner: Steven Wendell)
  • WHYN (560 AM; 5.0 kW; Holyoke, MA; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50.0 kW; Montgomery, MA; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WJOE (700 AM; 2.5 kW; Orange, MA; Owner: County Broadcasting Company, Llc)
  • WACE (730 AM; 5.0 kW; Chicopee, MA; Owner: Carter Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WZNH (870 AM; 0.78 kW; Fitzwilliam, NH; Owner: Steven Wendell)

FM Radio Stations Near Montague Town, Massachusetts

  • WRNX (100.9 FM; Granby, MA; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WRSY (101.5 FM; Marlboro, VT; Owner: Saga)
  • WCCH (103.5 FM; Holyoke, MA; Owner: Holyoke Community College)
  • WVEI-FM (105.5 FM; Holyoke, MA; Owner: Entercom Springfield License, Llc)
  • 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)
  • WSKB (89.5 FM; Montgomery, MA; Owner: Trustees Of Westfield State College)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; New Salem, MA; Owner: Athol Orange Community Television, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Marlborough, NH; Owner: Christian Mix Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; New Salem, MA; Owner: Franklin County Christian Ministries)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Troy, NH; Owner: Granite State Educational Fellowship)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Keene, NH; Owner: Southwest Radio Church Of The Air, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Keene, NH; Owner: Vinikoor Family Foundation, Inc.)
  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; Adams, MA; Owner: Wamc)
  • WMUA (91.1 FM; Amherst, MA; Owner: University Of Massachusetts)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Williamsburg, MA; Owner: Nehemiahs Neighbors Church)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Petersham, MA; Owner: Northeast Gospel Broadcasting Inc.)
  • WKNH (91.3 FM; Keene, NH; Owner: Keene State College)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; West Brookfield, MA; Owner: Amfmtech Educational Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; West Brookfield, MA; Owner: Home Improvement Ministries)
  • WMHC (91.5 FM; South Hadley, MA; Owner: Trustees Of Mount Holyoke College)
  • WNMH (91.5 FM; Northfield, MA; Owner: Northfield Mount Hermon School)
  • WGAJ (91.7 FM; Deerfield, MA; Owner: Trustees Of Deerfield Academy)
  • 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)
  • WHYN-FM (93.1 FM; Holyoke, MA; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WTSM (93.5 FM; Keene, NH; Owner: Great Eastern Radio, Llc)
  • WRSI (93.9 FM; Deerfield, MA; Owner: Saga)
  • WPVQ (95.3 FM; Bernardston, MA; Owner: Saga)
  • WSNI (97.7 FM; Keene, NH; Owner: Saga Communications Of New England, Llc)
  • WSNI (97.7 FM; Fitzwilliam, NH; Owner: Saga Communications Of New England, Llc)
  • WHAI (98.3 FM; Greenfield, MA; Owner: Saga Communications Of New England, Llc)
  • WINQ (98.7 FM; Keene, NH; Owner: Saga Communications Of New Hampshire, Llc)
  • WNYN-FM (99.9 FM; Royalston, MA; Owner: County Broadcasting Company, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Montague Town, Massachusetts

  • WCDC-TV (Channel 19; Adams, MA; Owner: Young Broadcasting Of Albany, Inc.)
  • WGGB-TV (Channel 40; Holyoke, MA; Owner: Gormally Broadcasting, Llc)
  • WGBY-TV (Channel 57; Holyoke, MA; Owner: Wgbh Educational Foundation)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Montague Town, Massachusetts

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 577  (26.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 298  (13.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 290  (13.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 12  (0.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 444  (20.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 685  (33.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 435  (21.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 720  (35.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 14  (0.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 13  (0.6%)


(updated 2010)





There are 23 Farms In Montague Town, Massachusetts


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Montague Town, Massachusetts

  • Turners Falls


    (about 1.6 miles in Millers Falls, Massachusetts; Airport Code: MA2)

  • Orange Municipal


    (about 12.6 miles in Orange, Massachusetts; Airport Code: JZB)

  • Northampton Airport


    (about 17.1 miles in Northampton, Massachusetts; Airport Code: MA5)

  • Westover AFB


    (about 25.7 miles in Chicopee, Massachusetts; Airport Code: CEF)

  • Westover ARB Metropolitan


    (about 26.0 miles in Chicopee, Massachusetts; Airport Code: CEF)

  • Dillant Hopkins


    (about 26.4 miles in Keene, New Hampshire; Airport Code: EEN)

  • Gardner Municipal


    (about 26.5 miles in East Templeton, Massachusetts; Airport Code: GDM)

  • Barnes Municipal


    (about 29.8 miles in Montgomery, Massachusetts; Airport Code: BAF)

  • Deerfield Valley Regional


    (about 29.8 miles in Mount Snow, Vermont; Airport Code: VT1)

  • Mount Snow


    (about 29.8 miles in Mount Snow, Vermont; Airport Code: VT1)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Montague Town, Massachusetts

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

79.64%

Carpooled

12.89%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.39%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.51%

Walked

2.60%

Other Means

0.73%

Worked At Home

3.24%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,482

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 118

Female householder, no husband present : 491

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,298

Householder not living alone : 395


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 10

Male householder and female partner : 149

Female householder and female partner : 49

Female householder and male partner : 73

All other households : 3,503


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Montague Town, Massachusetts)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,194

Renter-occupied housing units : 288

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 42

Renter-occupied housing units : 76

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 165

Renter-occupied housing units : 326

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 684

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,009


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Montague Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 376

$10,000 to $14,999 : 290

$15,000 to $19,999 : 242

$20,000 to $24,999 : 135

$25,000 to $29,999 : 162

$30,000 to $34,999 : 348

$35,000 to $39,999 : 192

$40,000 to $44,999 : 287

$45,000 to $49,999 : 212

$50,000 to $59,999 : 239

$60,000 to $74,999 : 322

$75,000 to $99,999 : 571

$100,000 to $124,999 : 192

$125,000 to $149,999 : 92

$150,000 to $199,999 : 97

$200,000 or more : 27


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Montague Town, Massachusetts)

Total : 3,934


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Montague Town, Massachusetts)

Occupied : 3,784

Vacant : 150


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Montague Town, Massachusetts)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Montague Town, Massachusetts)

Built 2005 or later : 14

Built 2000 to 2004 : 25

Built 1990 to 1999 : 151

Built 1980 to 1989 : 422

Built 1970 to 1979 : 453

Built 1960 to 1969 : 344

Built 1950 to 1959 : 526

Built 1940 to 1949 : 426

Built 1939 or earlier : 1,573


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Montague Town, Massachusetts)

Utility gas : 898

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 180

Electricity : 414

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 1,951

Coal or coke : 35

Wood : 290

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 16


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Montague Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 10

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 10

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 9

$50,000 to $59,999 : 11

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 18

$80,000 to $89,999 : 8

$90,000 to $99,999 : 40

$100,000 to $124,999 : 64

$125,000 to $149,999 : 242

$150,000 to $174,999 : 334

$175,000 to $199,999 : 243

$200,000 to $249,999 : 566

$250,000 to $299,999 : 220

$300,000 to $399,999 : 212

$400,000 to $499,999 : 49

$500,000 to $749,999 : 41

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 8


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Montague 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 : 76

Home equity loan only : 308

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 999

Housing units without a mortgage : 702


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $241,100

Built 1980 to 1989 : $242,400

Built 1970 to 1979 : $183,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $211,100

Built 1950 to 1959 : $191,100

Built 1940 to 1949 : $208,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $173,600


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Montague Town, Massachusetts: 57.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Massachusetts: 63.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Montague Town, Massachusetts

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 85.21%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 14.79%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Montague Town, MA): $33,750
Median Household Income In 2000 (Massachusetts): $50,502


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Montague Town): $112,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Massachusetts): $182,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Montague Town): $491
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Massachusetts): $684


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Montague Town, Massachusetts

Utility Gas: 17.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 5.7%
Electricity: 14.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 57.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.2%
Wood: 4.3%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.7%
No Fuel Used: 0.6%


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



Health Care Centers Close To Montague Town, Massachusetts

Gentiva Health Services


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

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

Providence Homecare


     Address: 1236 Main Street Suite 101, Holyoke, Massachusetts 01040
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/18/1996

Holyoke Visiting Nurse Assoc


     Address: 113 Hampden Street, Holyoke, Massachusetts 01040
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Hospitals Close To Montague Town, Massachusetts

Baystate Franklin Medical Center


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

Athol Memorial Hospital


     Address: 2033 Main Street, Athol, Massachusetts 01331
     Hospital Type: Critical Access 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

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital


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

Baystate Mary Lane Hospital


     Address: 85 South Street, Ware, Massachusetts 01082
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Montague Town, Massachusetts

Farren Care Center


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

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%

Cozy Corner Nursing Home, Inc


     Address: 61 Old Amherst Road, P O Box 405, Sunderland, Massachusetts 01375
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 43
     Percent Occupied: 77%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Montague Town, Massachusetts

Name: Vermont Yankee
Address: PO Box 157, Governor Hunt Road; Vernon, VT 05354
Distance: 13 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Montague Town, Massachusetts

    Retired Workers: 245
    Disabled Workers: 45
    Widowers Workers: 30
    Spouses Workers: 20
    Children Workers: 25


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

Crime in Montague Town, Massachusetts

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a 1 n/a 0 1 0 n/a 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 12 n/a 0 12 0 n/a 0 0 0 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 1 3 7 n/a 10 0 7 4
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 12 36 84 n/a 124 0 82 48
Robbery n/a n/a n/a 3 n/a 2 2 2 n/a 1 4 1 3
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 36 n/a 24 24 24 n/a 12 47 12 36
Assault n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 35 17 40 n/a 22 56 30 38
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 414 203 481 n/a 273 660 351 451
Burglary n/a n/a n/a 69 n/a 58 59 59 n/a 47 75 81 72
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 819 n/a 686 706 709 n/a 584 884 948 855
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a 66 n/a 90 87 116 n/a 84 132 127 147
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 783 n/a 1,064 1,041 1,395 n/a 1,044 1,555 1,487 1,746
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a 7 n/a 13 5 11 n/a 7 6 6 3
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 83 n/a 154 60 132 n/a 87 71 70 36
Arson n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 1 2 6 n/a 7 3 2 2
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 12 24 72 n/a 87 35 23 24
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a 1 n/a 10 6 12 n/a 8 15 10 11
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a 36 n/a 41 38 48 n/a 36 54 54 56
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a 18 n/a 25 22 30 n/a 22 35 32 34


(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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