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Demographics Analysis

The people of Scituate 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
(Scituate Town, Massachusetts)

Male:

Under 5 years : 635

5 to 9 years : 877

10 to 14 years : 627

15 to 17 years : 349

18 and 19 years : 155

20 years : 100

21 years : 66

22 to 24 years : 159

25 to 29 years : 223

30 to 34 years : 283

35 to 39 years : 638

40 to 44 years : 793

45 to 49 years : 759

50 to 54 years : 565

55 to 59 years : 468

60 and 61 years : 237

62 to 64 years : 440

65 and 66 years : 114

67 to 69 years : 110

70 to 74 years : 353

75 to 79 years : 214

80 to 84 years : 135

85 years and over : 154

Female:

Under 5 years : 620

5 to 9 years : 832

10 to 14 years : 633

15 to 17 years : 370

18 and 19 years : 115

20 years : 39

21 years : 75

22 to 24 years : 185

25 to 29 years : 152

30 to 34 years : 363

35 to 39 years : 690

40 to 44 years : 906

45 to 49 years : 924

50 to 54 years : 601

55 to 59 years : 755

60 and 61 years : 220

62 to 64 years : 464

65 and 66 years : 217

67 to 69 years : 207

70 to 74 years : 466

75 to 79 years : 322

80 to 84 years : 348

85 years and over : 234


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Scituate Town, Massachusetts)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 8,957

Multiple ancestry : 8,318

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 15

Ancestry not reported : 902


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 17,219

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 134

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 568

Not a U.S. citizen : 271


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Scituate Town, Massachusetts)

Total:

Under 5 years : 1,255

5 to 17 years : 3,688

18 to 24 years : 894

25 to 34 years : 1,021

35 to 44 years : 3,027

45 to 54 years : 2,849

55 to 59 years : 1,223

60 and 61 years : 457

62 to 64 years : 904

65 to 74 years : 1,467

75 years and over : 1,407

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 1,185

5 to 17 years : 3,360

18 to 24 years : 665

25 to 34 years : 685

35 to 44 years : 1,715

45 to 54 years : 1,876

55 to 59 years : 843

60 and 61 years : 302

62 to 64 years : 582

65 to 74 years : 990

75 years and over : 960

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 70

5 to 17 years : 250

18 to 24 years : 221

25 to 34 years : 263

35 to 44 years : 1,143

45 to 54 years : 797

55 to 59 years : 278

60 and 61 years : 103

62 to 64 years : 283

65 to 74 years : 351

75 years and over : 297

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 16

35 to 44 years : 30

45 to 54 years : 38

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 42

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 8

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 78

18 to 24 years : 8

25 to 34 years : 57

35 to 44 years : 139

45 to 54 years : 138

55 to 59 years : 102

60 and 61 years : 10

62 to 64 years : 39

65 to 74 years : 118

75 years and over : 150


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Scituate Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 6,110

Female : 7,053

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,978

Female : 2,078

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 68

Female : 66

Foreign born:

Male : 298

Female : 541


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Scituate Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence : 12,942

Born in other state in the United States : 3,933

Native: born outside the United States : 134

Foreign born : 699


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 2,293

Now married, except separated : 4,752

Divorced : 1,126

Separated : 111

Widowed : 932

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 514

Now married, except separated : 2,806

Divorced : 299

Separated : 0

Widowed : 208

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 60

Now married, except separated : 74

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 108

Now married, except separated : 451

Divorced : 93

Separated : 0

Widowed : 141


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 16,193

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 38

Speak English less than "very well" : 69

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 87

Speak English less than "very well" : 49

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 41

Speak English less than "very well" : 29

Portuguese or Portuguese Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 96

Speak English less than "very well" : 165

German:

Speak English "very well" : 46

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 18

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 14

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 24

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 14

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Asian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 23

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hungarian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 13

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Scituate Town, Massachusetts

  • Irish: 7,877   (35.2%)
  • English: 3,194   (14.3%)
  • Italian: 2,576   (11.5%)
  • German: 1,542   (6.9%)
  • United States Or American: 883   (3.9%)
  • French (except Basque): 869   (3.9%)
  • Scottish: 742   (3.3%)
  • Other Groups: 570   (2.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 487   (2.2%)
  • French Canadian: 447   (2.0%)
  • Polish: 445   (2.0%)
  • Swedish: 386   (1.7%)
  • Subsaharan African: 344   (1.5%)
  • Portuguese: 333   (1.5%)
  • Lithuanian: 227   (1.0%)
  • Canadian: 156   (0.7%)
  • Greek: 146   (0.7%)
  • Welsh: 125   (0.6%)
  • Norwegian: 107   (0.5%)
  • Dutch: 104   (0.5%)
  • European: 103   (0.5%)
  • Armenian: 97   (0.4%)
  • Finnish: 90   (0.4%)
  • Danish: 89   (0.4%)
  • Russian: 84   (0.4%)
  • British: 57   (0.3%)
  • Austrian: 53   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 37   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 27   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 27   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 26   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 23   (0.1%)
  • Australian: 20   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 17   (0.1%)
  • Northern European: 15   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 15   (0.1%)
  • Celtic: 14   (0.1%)
  • Romanian: 8   (0.0%)
  • Israeli: 8   (0.0%)
  • Eastern European: 7   (0.0%)
  • Swiss: 7   (0.0%)
  • Slavic: 7   (0.0%)
  • Ukrainian: 5   (0.0%)
  • Yugoslavian: 5   (0.0%)
  • Czech: 5   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Scituate Town, Massachusetts is 18,192



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Scituate Town, Massachusetts: 8,454
Female Population in Scituate Town, Massachusetts: 9,738


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Scituate Town, Massachusetts: 40.6
Median Female Resident Age in Scituate Town, Massachusetts: 44.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Massachusetts is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Scituate Town, Massachusetts


White


Both sexes

45.4

Male

44.4

Female

46.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

28.5

Male

28.5

Female

29.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

43.5

Male

39.5

Female

43.5

Asian


Both sexes

38.3

Male

40.5

Female

37.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

27.5

Male

27.5

Female

44.5

Other


Both sexes

46.3

Male

40.5

Female

49.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.8

Male

18.6

Female

16.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

30.3

Male

24.0

Female

40.1

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

45.5

Male

44.5

Female

46.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Scituate Town, Massachusetts


  • White: 17,708
  • African American: 86
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 100
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 46
  • Two or More Races: 252



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 13   (0.22%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 10   (0.17%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 6   (0.1%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 17   (0.29%)
  • 9th Grade: 32   (0.55%)
  • 10th Grade: 63   (1.09%)
  • 11th Grade: 23   (0.4%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 100   (1.72%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,075   (18.52%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 275   (4.74%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 756   (13.02%)
  • Associate Degree: 447   (7.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 1,927   (33.19%)
  • Master's Degree: 731   (12.59%)
  • Professional School Degree: 227   (3.91%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 104   (1.79%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 16   (0.24%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 10   (0.15%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 11   (0.16%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 35   (0.52%)
  • 9th Grade: 31   (0.46%)
  • 10th Grade: 38   (0.57%)
  • 11th Grade: 7   (0.1%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 117   (1.75%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,469   (21.99%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 395   (5.91%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 931   (13.94%)
  • Associate Degree: 669   (10.01%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 2,086   (31.23%)
  • Master's Degree: 757   (11.33%)
  • Professional School Degree: 78   (1.17%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 30   (0.45%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Schools (Private) In Scituate Town, Massachusetts

  • Inly School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 46 Watch Hill Drive, Scituate, MA 02066, Phone: (781) 545-5544, Students: 160 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Scituate Town, Massachusetts

  • Scituate Town Library


    85 Branch St., Scituate, MA 02066

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Scituate Town, Massachusetts


  • Scituate Historical Society


    Po Box 276, Scituate, MA 02066

  • Scituate Visitors Center Incorporated A Wpa Preservation


    35 Dreamwold Road, Scituate, MA 02066

  • Unitarian Historical Society Inc


    27 Grove St, Scituate, MA 02066
    http://www.uua.org/uuhs

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Scituate Town, Massachusetts


Bar


(1) Bates Rock   (2) Collamore Ledge   (3) Compass Rose Bank   (4) Cowen Rocks   (5) Long Bank   (6) Long Ledge   (7) No Mans Ledge   (8) Smith Rocks   (9) Stellwagen Ledges   (10) Sunken Ledge   (11) The Hazards   (12) Whitcomb Ledge  

Bay


(1) Herring River  

Beach


(1) North Scituate Beach   (2) Peggotty Beach  

Building


(1) Scituate Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters   (2) Scituate Fire Department Station 3   (3) Scituate Police Department   (4) Scituate Town Hall  

Cape


(1) Cedar Point  

Cemetery


(1) Groveland Cemetery   (2) James Cemetery   (3) Meeting House Lane Cemetery   (4) Merritt Cemetery   (5) Union Cemetery  

Census


(1) North Scituate Census Designated Place   (2) Scituate Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Saint Francis Church  

Civil


(1) Town Of Scituate  

Cliff


(1) First Cliff   (2) Second Cliff   (3) Third Cliff  

Dam


(1) Bog Dam   (2) First Herring Brook Reservoir Dam   (3) Old Oaken Bucket Pond Dam  

Harbor


(1) Scituate Harbor  

Island


(1) Bar Rock   (2) Bates Rock   (3) Bear Island   (4) Old Sow   (5) South Entering Rock   (6) Tar Pouch   (7) Well Rock   (8) Wills Island   (9) Wood Island  

Lake


(1) Musquashcut Pond   (2) Sheep Ponds   (3) Tack Factory Pond  

Locale


(1) Egypt Station Historical   (2) Greenbush Station Historical   (3) James Landing   (4) North Scituate Station Historical   (5) Old Oaken Bucket Homestead Historical   (6) Satuit Boat Club   (7) Scituate Country Club   (8) Scituate Harbor Marina   (9) Scituate Harbor Yacht Club   (10) Scituate Light   (11) Scituate North Jetty Light   (12) Scituate Town Pier   (13) Widows Walk Golf Course  

Park


(1) Cushing Memorial State Park  

Populated Place


(1) Egypt   (2) Egypt Beach   (3) First Cliff   (4) Gannett Corners   (5) Greenbush   (6) Hatherly Beach   (7) Little Bridge   (8) Mann Hill Beach   (9) Manson Corner   (10) Minot   (11) Mungo Corner   (12) North Scituate   (13) Old Oaken Bucket Homestead   (14) Rivermoor   (15) Sand Hills   (16) Scituate   (17) Scituate Center   (18) Scituate Station   (19) Second Cliff   (20) Sherman Corner   (21) Shore Acres   (22) Third Cliff  

Post Office


(1) Greenbush Post Office Historical   (2) North Scituate Post Office   (3) North Scituate Post Office Historical   (4) Scituate Post Office Historical  

Reservoir


(1) Assabet Flow Augmentation Pond   (2) Cranberry Bog Reservoir   (3) First Herring Brook Reservoir   (4) Morris Pond   (5) Old Oaken Bucket Pond  

Ridge


(1) Crow Point  

School


(1) Cushing Elementary School   (2) Cushing Hall   (3) Gates Intermediate School   (4) Hatherly Elementary School   (5) Scituate Center Central School   (6) Scituate Center High School   (7) Scituate Center Junior High School   (8) Scituate High School   (9) Wampatuck Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Cove Brook   (2) First Herring Brook   (3) Macombers Creek   (4) Musquashcut Brook   (5) North River   (6) Satuit Brook   (7) South River   (8) Stony Brook  

Summit


(1) Booth Hill   (2) Brushy Hill   (3) Buttonwood Hill   (4) Coleman Hills   (5) Doctors Hill   (6) Hoop Pole Hill   (7) Mann Hill   (8) Pheasant Hill   (9) Pincin Hill   (10) Walnut Tree Hill  

Swamp


(1) North River Marsh   (2) North River Marshes   (3) Satsuit Meadow   (4) Scituate Harbor Marshes   (5) South Swamp  

Tower


(1) Lawson Tower   (2) Scituate Light  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Scituate Town, Massachusetts

02066 (pop. 17,359)


Cities Nearby Scituate Town, Massachusetts

Scituate Cdp, MA  (pop. 5,249) 0.4 Miles
North Scituate Cdp, MA  (pop. 5,605) 1.9 Miles
Marshfield Hills Cdp, MA  (pop. 2,494) 3.4 Miles
Norwell Town, MA  (pop. 10,271) 5.0 Miles
Cohasset Town, MA  (pop. 7,323) 5.1 Miles
Marshfield Town, MA  (pop. 25,415) 6.4 Miles
Marshfield Cdp, MA  (pop. 4,327) 6.9 Miles
North Pembroke Cdp, MA  (pop. 2,807) 7.0 Miles
Ocean Bluff-brant Rock Cdp, MA  (pop. 4,838) 7.5 Miles
Hanover Town, MA  (pop. 13,961) 7.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Scituate Town, Massachusetts

781



Elevation in Scituate Town, Massachusetts is 43.0 ft. (13.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Scituate Town, Massachusetts

Lat: 42.192562 N        Long: -70.739389 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 210   (2.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 210   (2.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 363   (4.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 1,066   (12.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 908   (10.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 1,230   (14.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 1,166   (13.8%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 1,326   (15.7%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 449   (5.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 425   (5.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 189   (2.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 60   (0.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 494   (5.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 350   (4.1%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Scituate Town, Massachusetts)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 6,549

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 382

In 3-person carpool : 90

In 4-person carpool : 16

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 12

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 64

Railroad : 188

Ferryboat : 443

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 18

Walked : 64

Other means : 48

Worked at home : 601


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Scituate Town, Massachusetts)

Less than 5 minutes : 167

5 to 9 minutes : 744

10 to 14 minutes : 695

15 to 19 minutes : 600

20 to 24 minutes : 752

25 to 29 minutes : 311

30 to 34 minutes : 893

35 to 39 minutes : 96

40 to 44 minutes : 298

45 to 59 minutes : 1,046

60 to 89 minutes : 1,661

90 or more minutes : 611


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 2,359

No Social Security income : 4,428


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 1,484

No retirement income : 5,303


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Scituate Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 13

$10,000 to $14,999 : 20

$15,000 to $19,999 : 36

$20,000 to $24,999 : 78

$25,000 to $29,999 : 98

$30,000 to $34,999 : 91

$35,000 to $39,999 : 114

$40,000 to $44,999 : 54

$45,000 to $49,999 : 215

$50,000 to $59,999 : 327

$60,000 to $74,999 : 438

$75,000 to $99,999 : 549

$100,000 to $124,999 : 883

$125,000 to $149,999 : 527

$150,000 to $199,999 : 572

$200,000 or more : 895


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $112,297


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Scituate Town, Massachusetts

  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50.0 kW; Hull, MA; Owner: Cbs Radio East Inc.)
  • WILD (1090 AM; 4.8 kW; Everett, MA; Owner: Radio One Of Boston Licenses, Llc)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50.0 kW; Boston, MA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WESX (1230 AM; 0.45 kW; Lynn, MA; Owner: Principle Boston Holdco Llc)
  • WESX (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Marblehead, MA; Owner: Principle Boston Holdco Llc)
  • WJDA (1300 AM; 1.0 kW; Quincy, MA; Owner: Principle Boston Holdco Llc)
  • WRCA (1330 AM; 25.0 kW; Boston, MA; Owner: Waec License Limited Partnership)
  • WLYN (1360 AM; 0.7 kW; Lynn, MA; Owner: Multicultural Radio Broadcasting Licensee, Llc)
  • WPLM (1390 AM; 5.0 kW; Plymouth, MA; Owner: Plymouth Rock Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WMSX (1410 AM; 1.0 kW; Brockton, MA; Owner: Hispanic Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WXKS (1430 AM; 5.0 kW; Somerville, MA; Owner: Amfm Radio Licenses, L.l.c.)
  • WXBR (1460 AM; 5.0 kW; Brockton, MA; Owner: Btr Boston, Inc.)
  • WVBF (1530 AM; 2.2 kW; Middleboro, MA; Owner: Steven J. Callahan)
  • WUNR (1600 AM; 5.0 kW; Boston, MA; Owner: Champion Broadcasting Systems, Inc.)
  • WUNR (1600 AM; 20.0 kW; Boston, MA; Owner: Champion Broadcasting Systems, Inc.)
  • WEZE (590 AM; 5.0 kW; Somerville, MA; Owner: Pennsylvania Media Associates, Inc.)
  • WJIB (740 AM; 0.25 kW; Cambridge, MA; Owner: Bob Bittner Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50.0 kW; Needham, MA; Owner: Entercom Boston License, Llc)
  • WROL (950 AM; 5.0 kW; Revere, MA; Owner: Sca License Corporation)

FM Radio Stations Near Scituate Town, Massachusetts

  • WZLX (100.7 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Cbs Radio Inc. Of Boston)
  • WFNX (101.7 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Mcc Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • WKLB-FM (102.5 FM; Newton, MA; Owner: Charles River Broadcasting Company)
  • WODS (103.3 FM; Newton, MA; Owner: Cbs Radio East Inc.)
  • WBCN (104.1 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Hemisphere Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WRBB (104.9 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Northeastern University)
  • WROR-FM (105.7 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Greater Boston Radio, Inc.)
  • WMJX (106.7 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Greater Boston Radio, Inc.)
  • WXKS-FM (107.9 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Amfm Radio Licenses, L.l.c.)
  • WMBR (88.1 FM; Cambridge, MA; Owner: Technology Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WRPS (88.3 FM; Rockland, MA; Owner: Rockland Public Schools)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Middleboro, MA; Owner: Home Improvement Ministries)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Middleboro, MA; Owner: Talking Information Center, Incorporated)
  • WERS (88.9 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Emerson College)
  • WGBH (89.7 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Wgbh Educational Foundation)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Brockton, MA; Owner: Brockton Educational Outreach Center Inc)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Brockton, MA; Owner: Easton Community Broadcast Station)
  • WZBC (90.3 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Trustees Of Boston College)
  • WBUR-FM (90.9 FM; Newton, MA; Owner: The Executive Committee Of Trustees Of The Boston University)
  • WBIM-FM (91.5 FM; Bridgewater, MA; Owner: Bridgewater State College)
  • WMFO (91.5 FM; Somerville, MA; Owner: Tufts University)
  • WMLN-FM (91.5 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Curry College)
  • WZLY (91.5 FM; Wellesley, MA; Owner: Wellesley College)
  • NEW (91.7 FM; Marshfield, MA; Owner: University Of Massachusetts)
  • WMWM (91.7 FM; Salem, MA; Owner: Salem State College Board Of Trustees)
  • WUMB-FM (91.9 FM; Quincy, MA; Owner: University Of Massachusetts)
  • WOMR (92.1 FM; Provincetown, MA; Owner: Lower Cape Communications, Inc.)
  • WBOS (92.9 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Greater Boston Radio, Inc.)
  • WMKK (93.7 FM; Peabody, MA; Owner: Entercom Boston License, Llc)
  • WJMN (94.5 FM; Newton, MA; Owner: Amfm Radio Licenses, L.l.c.)
  • WHRB (95.3 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Harvard Radio Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WATD-FM (95.9 FM; Marshfield, MA; Owner: Marshfield Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WTKK (96.9 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Greater Boston Radio, Inc.)
  • WKAF (97.7 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Entercom Boston License, L.l.c.)
  • WBMX (98.5 FM; Newton, MA; Owner: Cbs Radio Stations Inc.)
  • WPLM-FM (99.1 FM; Plymouth, MA; Owner: Plymouth Rock Broadcasting Co., Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Scituate Town, Massachusetts

  • WGBH-TV (Channel 2; Newton, MA; Owner: Wgbh Educational Foundation)
  • WFXT (Channel 25; Needham, MA; Owner: Fox Television Stations Inc.)
  • WFXT (Channel 25; Needham, MA; Owner: Fox Television Stations Inc.)
  • WSBK-TV (Channel 38; Needham, MA; Owner: Cbs Corporatioin)
  • WBZ-TV (Channel 4; Newton, MA; Owner: Cbs Corporaton)
  • WGBX-TV (Channel 44; Newton, MA; Owner: Wgbh Educational Foundation)
  • WWDP (Channel 46; West Bridgewater, MA; Owner: Norwell Television, Llc)
  • WCVB-TV (Channel 5; Newton, MA; Owner: Wcvb Hearst-argyle Tv, Inc.)
  • WLVI-TV (Channel 56; Needham, MA; Owner: Whdh-tv)
  • WLVI-TV (Channel 56; Needham, MA; Owner: Whdh-tv)
  • WBPX (Channel 68; Boston, MA; Owner: Paxson Boston-68 License, Inc.)
  • WHDH-TV (Channel 7; Newton, MA; Owner: Whdh-tv)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Scituate Town, Massachusetts

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 2,260  (47.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 486  (10.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 857  (18.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 80  (1.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 631  (13.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 2,297  (53.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 574  (13.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 1,320  (30.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 7  (0.2%)


(updated 2010)





There are 5 Farms In Scituate Town, Massachusetts


(updated 2008)



Banks In Scituate Town, Massachusetts

Bank Of America, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5,094

Rockland Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $6.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 79

Scituate Federal Savings Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $272.1k
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 5

Hingham Institution For Savings - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 13

Mountainone Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $793.8k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 6

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Scituate Town, Massachusetts

  • Marshfield Municipal George Harlow Field


    (about 7.4 miles in Brant Rock, Massachusetts; Airport Code: MA4)

  • South Weymouth NAS


    (about 10.7 miles in South Weymouth, Massachusetts; Airport Code: NZW)

  • Quincy Airport


    (about 13.9 miles in Quincy, Massachusetts; Airport Code: MQI)

  • Logan International


    (about 18.0 miles in Boston, Massachusetts; Airport Code: BOS)

  • Plymouth Municipal


    (about 19.6 miles in North Carver, Massachusetts; Airport Code: PYM)

  • Nashua Street Heliport


    (about 20.6 miles in Boston, Massachusetts; Airport Code: QQD)

  • Cambridge Airport


    (about 21.1 miles in Boston, Massachusetts; Airport Code: JHY)

  • Norwood Memorial


    (about 22.2 miles in Norwood, Massachusetts; Airport Code: OWD)

  • Woburn Airport


    (about 25.4 miles in Cambridge, Massachusetts; Airport Code: WBN)

  • Taunton Municipal King Field


    (about 26.2 miles in East Taunton, Massachusetts; Airport Code: MA3)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Scituate Town, Massachusetts

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

78.83%

Carpooled

6.74%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.29%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.46%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

5.33%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.12%

Walked

1.41%

Other Means

1.47%

Worked At Home

5.35%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 3,990

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 252

Female householder, no husband present : 668

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,615

Householder not living alone : 262


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 16

Male householder and female partner : 55

Female householder and female partner : 74

Female householder and male partner : 126

All other households : 6,516


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Scituate Town, Massachusetts)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,757

Renter-occupied housing units : 233

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 237

Renter-occupied housing units : 15

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 567

Renter-occupied housing units : 101

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,312

Renter-occupied housing units : 565


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Scituate Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 218

$10,000 to $14,999 : 121

$15,000 to $19,999 : 186

$20,000 to $24,999 : 229

$25,000 to $29,999 : 166

$30,000 to $34,999 : 186

$35,000 to $39,999 : 216

$40,000 to $44,999 : 115

$45,000 to $49,999 : 296

$50,000 to $59,999 : 467

$60,000 to $74,999 : 715

$75,000 to $99,999 : 765

$100,000 to $124,999 : 1,004

$125,000 to $149,999 : 553

$150,000 to $199,999 : 629

$200,000 or more : 921


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Scituate Town, Massachusetts)

Total : 7,942


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Scituate Town, Massachusetts)

Occupied : 6,787

Vacant : 1,155


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Scituate Town, Massachusetts)

Median number of rooms : 7


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Scituate Town, Massachusetts)

Built 2005 or later : 120

Built 2000 to 2004 : 279

Built 1990 to 1999 : 717

Built 1980 to 1989 : 687

Built 1970 to 1979 : 777

Built 1960 to 1969 : 987

Built 1950 to 1959 : 1,540

Built 1940 to 1949 : 556

Built 1939 or earlier : 2,279


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Scituate Town, Massachusetts)

Utility gas : 3,459

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 91

Electricity : 274

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 2,914

Coal or coke : 13

Wood : 36

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Scituate Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 8

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 28

$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 : 12

$100,000 to $124,999 : 10

$125,000 to $149,999 : 6

$150,000 to $174,999 : 0

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 108

$250,000 to $299,999 : 84

$300,000 to $399,999 : 929

$400,000 to $499,999 : 1,546

$500,000 to $749,999 : 2,089

$750,000 to $999,999 : 800

$1,000,000 or more : 253


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Scituate 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 : 164

Home equity loan only : 1,512

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 73

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 2,514

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,610


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $636,800

Built 2000 to 2004 : $707,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $748,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $519,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $609,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $499,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $459,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $437,700

Built 1939 or earlier : $535,300


(updated 2009)







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

Percentage of Family Households in Massachusetts: 63.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Scituate Town, Massachusetts

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 89.73%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 10.27%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Scituate 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 22 22 $4,149,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

22 22 $4,149,500
2000        
  Single Family 21 21 $5,786,750
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 2 6 $562,000
  Five or More Family 1 6 $491,500
  Total

24 33 $6,840,250
2001        
  Single Family 32 32 $7,672,301
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 9 $1,284,400
  Total

33 41 $8,956,701
2002        
  Single Family 49 49 $14,010,900
  Two Family 2 4 $600,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

51 53 $14,610,900
2003        
  Single Family 43 43 $11,576,105
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

43 43 $11,576,105
2004        
  Single Family 27 27 $7,788,420
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

27 27 $7,788,420
2005        
  Single Family 36 36 $11,246,100
  Two Family 1 2 $100,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 34 $7,000,000
  Total

38 72 $18,346,100
2006        
  Single Family 36 36 $9,790,292
  Two Family 1 2 $211,500
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

37 38 $10,001,792


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Scituate Town, MA): $70,868
Median Household Income In 2000 (Massachusetts): $50,502


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Scituate Town): $277,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Massachusetts): $182,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Scituate Town): $809
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Massachusetts): $684


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Scituate Town, Massachusetts

Utility Gas: 50.9%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.7%
Electricity: 3.8%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 42.8%
Coal Or Coke: 0.1%
Wood: 0.4%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
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 Scituate Town, Massachusetts are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Scituate Town, Massachusetts

Norwell Vna Inc


     Address: 91 Longwater Circle, Norwell, Massachusetts 02061
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/31/1985

Interim Health Care Of Boston


     Address: 200 Ledgewood Place, Suite 101, Rockland, Massachusetts 02370
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/18/1982

South Shore Visiting Nurse Association


     Address: 100 Bay State Drive P O Box 90, Braintree, Massachusetts 02184
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Gentiva Health Services


     Address: 100 Congress Stsreet, Quincy, Massachusetts 02169
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/10/2006

Gentiva Health Services - Plymouth


     Address: 40 Court Street, Plymouth, Massachusetts 02360
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/30/2006

Hospitals Close To Scituate Town, Massachusetts

Quincy Medical Center


     Address: 114 Whitwell Street, Quincy, Massachusetts 02169
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Jordan Hospital Inc


     Address: 275 Sandwich Street, Plymouth, Massachusetts 02360
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Brockton Hospital


     Address: 680 Center Street, Brockton, Massachusetts 02302
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Caritas Good Samaritan Medical Center


     Address: 235 North Pearl Street, Brockton, Massachusetts 02301
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Milton Hospital Inc


     Address: 92 Highland Street, Milton, Massachusetts 02186
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Scituate Town, Massachusetts

Life Care Center Of The South Shore


     Address: 309 Driftway Box 830, Scituate, Massachusetts 02066
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 116
     Percent Occupied: 99%

Cardigan Nursing Home


     Address: 59 Country Way, Scituate, Massachusetts 02066
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 59
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Norwell Knoll Nursing Home


     Address: 329 Washington Street, Norwell, Massachusetts 02061
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 71
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Southwood At Norwell Nursing Ctr


     Address: 501 Cordwainer Drive, Norwell, Massachusetts 02061
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 137
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Golden Living Center-cohasset


     Address: 1 Chief Justice Cushing Highway, Cohasset, Massachusetts 02025
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 64
     Percent Occupied: 80%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Scituate Town, Massachusetts

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


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Scituate Town, Massachusetts

    Retired Workers: 2,280
    Disabled Workers: 275
    Widowers Workers: 310
    Spouses Workers: 200
    Children Workers: 205


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Scituate Town, Massachusetts


Charges


Elementary & Secondary Education School Lunch: $406,000
Elementary & Secondary Education School Tuition: $196,000
Elementary & Secondary Education - Other: $19,000
Parks & Recreation: $1,116,000
Sewerage: $1,881,000
Solid Waste Management: $874,000
Sea And Inland Port Facilities: $985,000
All Other: $1,155,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $2,315,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Education: $0
All Other: $81,000


State Intergovernmental


Education: $11,942,000
General Support: $2,307,000
Highways: $701,000
Public Welfare: $4,000
Sewerage: $650,000
All Other: $999,000


Current Operations


Elementary & Secondary Education: $29,902,000
Financial Administration: $754,000
Fire Protection: $3,671,000
Central Staff Services: $728,000
Health Services - Other: $166,000
Regular Highways: $1,913,000
Libraries: $686,000
Natural Resources - Other: $98,000
Parks & Recreation: $1,284,000
Police Protection: $2,772,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $202,000
Welfare - Other: $21,000
Sewerage: $1,677,000
Solid Waste Management: $1,085,000
Sea And Inland Port Facilities: $749,000
General - Other: $8,635,000
Water Utilities: $1,989,000


Construction


Elementary & Secondary Education: $1,507,000
General: $847,000


Other Capital Outlay


Elementary And Secondary Education: $131,000
Fire Protection: $156,000
Central Staff: $1,000
Regular Highways: $1,265,000
Libraries: $1,000
Police Protection: $77,000
General - Other: $26,000


General


Interest On Debt: $1,877,000


Water Utilities


Interest On Debt: $97,000


Intergovernmental To State


General: $8,000
Transit Utilities: $107,000


Intergovernmental To Local Nec


Elementary And Secondary Education: $986,000
Central Staff Services: $5,000
Health: $57,000


Tax


Property: $35,784,000
Other Selective Sales: $176,000
Other License: $708,000


Miscellaneous


Special Assessments: $9,000
Interest Earnings: $469,000
Fines & Forfeits: $75,000
Donations From Private Sources: $203,000
General Revenue, Nec: $500,000


Bond Fund


Cash & Deposits: $8,515,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $16,343,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $25,836,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,946,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,496,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $47,099,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $34,649,000


Short Term Debt Outstanding


Beginning: $17,016,000
End Of Fiscal Year: $5,338,000


(updated 2006)



Plymouth County, Massachusetts Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 53.66%
  • Bush & Cheney 45.27%
  • Other 1.08%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Scituate Town, Massachusetts citizens.

Relocation to Plymouth County, MA

5.34 % of Plymouth County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $60,926

Massachusetts Average 6.31 %

0.04 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $58,221

Massachusetts Average 0.28 %

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

  • Norfolk County , MA 1.57 % ($60,184 AGI )
  • Bristol County , MA 0.84 % ($49,926 AGI )
  • Suffolk County , MA 0.72 % ($62,461 AGI )

Relocation away from Plymouth County, MA

6.02 % of Plymouth 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 $51,677

Massachusetts Average 6.91 %

0.04 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $38,803

Massachusetts Average 0.11 %

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

  • Norfolk County , MA 1.28 % ($54,265 AGI )
  • Bristol County , MA 1.01 % ($42,010 AGI )
  • Suffolk County , MA 0.60 % ($49,190 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 Scituate 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 Scituate Town, Massachusetts directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Scituate 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 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 1 2 3
    per 100,000 0 11 0 6 0 0 0 11 0 11 5 11 16
Robbery 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 5 1 3
    per 100,000 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 11 0 27 5 16
Assault 13 16 4 18 20 18 12 16 23 30 32 20 18
    per 100,000 72 88 22 99 110 99 66 89 128 165 175 109 99
Burglary 29 34 38 42 32 41 50 46 66 49 51 34 26
    per 100,000 162 188 209 232 176 225 276 257 366 270 280 185 143
Larceny Theft 103 67 100 117 114 103 113 140 159 158 135 169 105
    per 100,000 574 370 550 645 628 565 624 783 882 871 740 919 576
Vehicle Theft 5 12 9 21 12 7 4 10 19 16 11 5 4
    per 100,000 28 66 50 116 66 38 22 56 105 88 60 27 22
Arson 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 2 4 0 1 6 0
    per 100,000 6 6 0 0 6 0 6 11 22 0 5 33 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
4 5 1 5 5 5 3 5 6 8 10 6 6
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
35 29 37 45 40 38 42 50 62 56 50 54 34
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
19 17 19 25 22 21 23 27 34 32 30 30 20


(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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