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Demographics Analysis

The people of Wellfleet 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
(Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts)

Male:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 9 years : 41

10 to 14 years : 185

15 to 17 years : 0

18 and 19 years : 32

20 years : 0

21 years : 6

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 4

30 to 34 years : 47

35 to 39 years : 107

40 to 44 years : 28

45 to 49 years : 139

50 to 54 years : 103

55 to 59 years : 122

60 and 61 years : 75

62 to 64 years : 64

65 and 66 years : 57

67 to 69 years : 57

70 to 74 years : 63

75 to 79 years : 95

80 to 84 years : 44

85 years and over : 11

Female:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 9 years : 43

10 to 14 years : 68

15 to 17 years : 37

18 and 19 years : 3

20 years : 41

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 68

25 to 29 years : 73

30 to 34 years : 42

35 to 39 years : 67

40 to 44 years : 194

45 to 49 years : 105

50 to 54 years : 180

55 to 59 years : 201

60 and 61 years : 147

62 to 64 years : 82

65 and 66 years : 128

67 to 69 years : 39

70 to 74 years : 143

75 to 79 years : 18

80 to 84 years : 68

85 years and over : 14


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,809

Multiple ancestry : 1,060

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 6

Ancestry not reported : 166


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,976

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 12

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 39

Not a U.S. citizen : 14


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts)

Total:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 374

18 to 24 years : 150

25 to 34 years : 166

35 to 44 years : 396

45 to 54 years : 527

55 to 59 years : 323

60 and 61 years : 222

62 to 64 years : 146

65 to 74 years : 487

75 years and over : 250

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 302

18 to 24 years : 126

25 to 34 years : 51

35 to 44 years : 237

45 to 54 years : 255

55 to 59 years : 171

60 and 61 years : 92

62 to 64 years : 56

65 to 74 years : 214

75 years and over : 106

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 72

18 to 24 years : 18

25 to 34 years : 115

35 to 44 years : 159

45 to 54 years : 252

55 to 59 years : 144

60 and 61 years : 130

62 to 64 years : 90

65 to 74 years : 273

75 years and over : 113

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 12

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 6

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 20

55 to 59 years : 8

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 19


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 701

Female : 909

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 542

Female : 824

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 12

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 25

Female : 28


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence : 1,610

Born in other state in the United States : 1,330

Native: born outside the United States : 12

Foreign born : 39


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 379

Now married, except separated : 808

Divorced : 39

Separated : 6

Widowed : 94

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 402

Now married, except separated : 569

Divorced : 273

Separated : 7

Widowed : 62

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 12

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 6

Now married, except separated : 27

Divorced : 0

Separated : 20

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,964

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 21

Speak English less than "very well" : 23

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 19

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 14


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts

  • English: 814   (20.9%)
  • Irish: 703   (18.1%)
  • German: 334   (8.6%)
  • Portuguese: 282   (7.3%)
  • Italian: 254   (6.5%)
  • French (except Basque): 207   (5.3%)
  • Other Groups: 166   (4.3%)
  • Swedish: 135   (3.5%)
  • Scottish: 133   (3.4%)
  • Polish: 118   (3.0%)
  • Scotch-irish: 78   (2.0%)
  • French Canadian: 63   (1.6%)
  • Dutch: 61   (1.6%)
  • European: 58   (1.5%)
  • Russian: 53   (1.4%)
  • Welsh: 43   (1.1%)
  • United States Or American: 41   (1.1%)
  • Norwegian: 32   (0.8%)
  • Finnish: 27   (0.7%)
  • Greek: 23   (0.6%)
  • Austrian: 23   (0.6%)
  • Armenian: 22   (0.6%)
  • Swiss: 21   (0.5%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 20   (0.5%)
  • Lithuanian: 19   (0.5%)
  • Czech: 16   (0.4%)
  • Slovak: 16   (0.4%)
  • Northern European: 15   (0.4%)
  • Arab: 14   (0.4%)
  • Latvian: 12   (0.3%)
  • Hungarian: 12   (0.3%)
  • Eastern European: 12   (0.3%)
  • Ukrainian: 11   (0.3%)
  • Canadian: 10   (0.3%)
  • Danish: 10   (0.3%)
  • Scandinavian: 7   (0.2%)
  • Belgian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Estonian: 4   (0.1%)
  • British: 4   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 4   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 4   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts is 3,041



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts: 1,280
Female Population in Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts: 1,761


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts: 53.4
Median Female Resident Age in Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts: 53.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Massachusetts is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts


White


Both sexes

54.1

Male

52.9

Female

54.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

32.7

Male

31.8

Female

46.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

36.5

Male

39.0

Female

25.5

Asian


Both sexes

36.3

Male

36.3

Female

35.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

44.3

Male

57.0

Female

38.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

16.8

Male

23.5

Female

14.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

33.5

Male

32.5

Female

34.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

54.3

Male

53.2

Female

55.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts


  • White: 2,991
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 14
  • Two or More Races: 36



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 6   (0.62%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 4   (0.41%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 24   (2.46%)
  • 9th Grade: 13   (1.33%)
  • 10th Grade: 41   (4.21%)
  • 11th Grade: 18   (1.85%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 9   (0.92%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 247   (25.36%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 19   (1.95%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 114   (11.7%)
  • Associate Degree: 81   (8.32%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 182   (18.69%)
  • Master's Degree: 94   (9.65%)
  • Professional School Degree: 73   (7.49%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 49   (5.03%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 4   (0.34%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 21   (1.81%)
  • 11th Grade: 4   (0.34%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 11   (0.95%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 286   (24.63%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 57   (4.91%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 215   (18.52%)
  • Associate Degree: 101   (8.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 272   (23.43%)
  • Master's Degree: 146   (12.58%)
  • Professional School Degree: 30   (2.58%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 14   (1.21%)


(updated 2010)





Public Libraries (Central) In Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts

  • Wellfleet Public Library


    55 West Main Street, Wellfleet, MA 02667

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts


  • Cape Cod Modern House Trust Inc


    Po Box 1191, Wellfleet, MA 02667

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts


Bar


(1) Buoy Rocks   (2) Davis South Shoal   (3) Jeremy Point   (4) Lieutenant Island Bar   (5) Old Saw   (6) Smalley Bar  

Bay


(1) Drummer Cove   (2) Duck Creek   (3) Loagy Bay   (4) Silver Spring Harbor   (5) Wellfleet Harbor  

Beach


(1) Cahoon Hollow Beach   (2) Duck Harbor Beach   (3) Maguire Landing Beach   (4) Mayo Beach   (5) Newcomb Hollow Beach   (6) White Crest Beach  

Building


(1) Cape Cod National Seashore Headquarters   (2) Marconi Station Site   (3) Wellfleet Fire Department   (4) Wellfleet Historical Society Museum   (5) Wellfleet Police Department   (6) Wellfleet Town Hall  

Cape


(1) Great Island   (2) Old Wharf Point   (3) Pleasant Point   (4) Shirttail Point   (5) The Gut  

Cemetery


(1) Oakdale Cemetery   (2) Pleasant Hill Cemetery   (3) South Wellfleet Cemetery  

Church


(1) First Congregational Church   (2) Saint James Chuch  

Civil


(1) Town Of Wellfleet  

Cliff


(1) Indian Neck  

Island


(1) Lieutenant Island  

Lake


(1) Duck Pond   (2) Dyer Pond   (3) Great Pond   (4) Gull Pond   (5) Herring Pond   (6) Higgins Pond   (7) Kinnacum Pond   (8) Long Pond   (9) Northeast Pond   (10) Perch Pond   (11) Southeast Pond   (12) Spectacle Pond   (13) Turtle Pond   (14) Williams Pond  

Locale


(1) Brook Village Historical   (2) Cahoon Hollow United States Life Saving Station Historical   (3) Maguire Landing   (4) Mayos Beach Light   (5) Wellfleet Harbor Breakwater Light   (6) Wellfleet Town Pier  

Park


(1) Audubon Bird Sanctuary   (2) Cape Cod National Seashore  

Populated Place


(1) Cahoon Hollow   (2) Camp Mar Vel Historical   (3) Fresh Brook   (4) Le Count Hollow Historical   (5) Mayo Beach   (6) Newcomb Hollow   (7) South Wellfleet   (8) Wellfleet   (9) Wellfleet By The Sea  

Range


(1) Camp Wellfleet Dunes  

School


(1) Nauset Regional School  

Stream


(1) Blackfish Creek   (2) Fresh Brook   (3) Herring River   (4) Mill Creek  

Summit


(1) Cannon Hill   (2) Great Beach Hill   (3) Griffin Island   (4) Gross Hill   (5) Little Beach Hill   (6) Merrick Island  

Swamp


(1) Blackfish Creek Marshes   (2) Duck Harbor   (3) Herring River Marshes   (4) Indian Neck Marshes   (5) Loagy Bay Marshes  

Trail


(1) Great Island Trail  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts

02667 (pop. 2,752)


Cities Nearby Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts

North Eastham Cdp, MA  (pop. 1,688) 5.0 Miles
Eastham Town, MA  (pop. 5,488) 5.9 Miles
Truro Town, MA  (pop. 1,938) 6.8 Miles
Orleans Cdp, MA  (pop. 1,797) 9.3 Miles
Orleans Town, MA  (pop. 6,282) 10.2 Miles
Brewster Cdp, MA  (pop. 2,171) 11.3 Miles
Brewster Town, MA  (pop. 10,059) 12.5 Miles
Provincetown Cdp, MA  (pop. 3,177) 12.6 Miles
Provincetown Town, MA  (pop. 3,407) 12.6 Miles
East Dennis Cdp, MA  (pop. 2,976) 14.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts

508



Elevation in Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts is 69.0 ft. (21.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts

Lat: 41.922412 N        Long: -70.014845 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 4   (0.3%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 11   (0.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 31   (2.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 87   (7.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 78   (6.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 196   (16.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 229   (19.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 216   (18.1%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 83   (6.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 83   (6.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 57   (4.8%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 25   (2.1%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 50   (4.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 45   (3.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,318

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 39

In 3-person carpool : 4

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 : 50

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 5

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 130

Other means : 19

Worked at home : 59


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts)

Less than 5 minutes : 296

5 to 9 minutes : 213

10 to 14 minutes : 332

15 to 19 minutes : 81

20 to 24 minutes : 96

25 to 29 minutes : 54

30 to 34 minutes : 223

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 66

45 to 59 minutes : 129

60 to 89 minutes : 0

90 or more minutes : 75


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 627

No Social Security income : 966


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 414

No retirement income : 1,179


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 14

$15,000 to $19,999 : 6

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 25

$35,000 to $39,999 : 170

$40,000 to $44,999 : 16

$45,000 to $49,999 : 44

$50,000 to $59,999 : 14

$60,000 to $74,999 : 98

$75,000 to $99,999 : 207

$100,000 to $124,999 : 105

$125,000 to $149,999 : 65

$150,000 to $199,999 : 82

$200,000 or more : 73


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $79,629


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts

  • WBUR (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; West Yarmouth, MA; Owner: The Executive Committee Of Trustees Of The Boston University)

FM Radio Stations Near Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts

  • WKPE-FM (103.9 FM; Bass River, MA; Owner: Sandab Communication Limited Partnership Ii)
  • WCOD-FM (106.1 FM; South Dennis, MA; Owner: Qantum Of Cape Cod License Company, Llc)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Bass River, MA; Owner: Cape Cod Community Television)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; South Dennis, MA; Owner: Emerson College)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; East Dennis, MA; Owner: Nehemiahs Neighbors)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Eastham, MA; Owner: The Exec. Comm. Of Trts)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; East Harwich, MA; Owner: Nantucket Public Radio, Inc.)
  • WCCT-FM (90.3 FM; East Harwich, MA; Owner: Cape Cod Regional Tech High School)
  • WSDH (91.5 FM; East Sandwich, MA; Owner: Sandwich, Massachusetts Public Schools)
  • WOMR (92.1 FM; Provincetown, MA; Owner: Lower Cape Communications, Inc.)
  • WXTK (95.1 FM; West Yarmouth, MA; Owner: Qantum Of Cape Cod License Company, Llc)
  • WRZE (96.3 FM; South Dennis, MA; Owner: Qantum Of Cape Cod License Company, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 160  (24.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 93  (14.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 70  (10.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 37  (5.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 231  (34.7%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 262  (38.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 161  (23.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 221  (32.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 10  (1.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 11  (1.6%)


(updated 2010)





There are 21 Farms In Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts


(updated 2008)



Banks In Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts

The Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.5m
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 18

Seamen's Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $332.2k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 5

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts

  • Lprovincetown Municipal


    (about 14.8 miles in Provincetown, Massachusetts; Airport Code: PVC)

  • Provincetown Municipal


    (about 14.8 miles in Provincetown, Massachusetts; Airport Code: PVC)

  • Chatham Municipal


    (about 16.2 miles in Chatham, Massachusetts; Airport Code: UBF)

  • Barnstable Municipal-Boardman/Polando Field


    (about 22.2 miles in Hyannis, Massachusetts; Airport Code: HYA)

  • Cape Cod CGAS


    (about 31.9 miles in Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts; Airport Code: FMH)

  • Otis AFB


    (about 31.9 miles in Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts; Airport Code: FMH)

  • Marshfield Municipal George Harlow Field


    (about 35.9 miles in Brant Rock, Massachusetts; Airport Code: MA4)

  • Plymouth Municipal


    (about 36.7 miles in North Carver, Massachusetts; Airport Code: PYM)

  • Nantucket Memorial


    (about 46.1 miles in Nantucket, Massachusetts; Airport Code: ACK)

  • Katama Airpark


    (about 47.0 miles in Edgartown, Massachusetts; Airport Code: MA1)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

75.92%

Carpooled

12.42%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.38%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.23%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

2.30%

Other Means

0.38%

Worked At Home

8.36%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 669

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 14

Female householder, no husband present : 236

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 523

Householder not living alone : 151


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 13

Female householder and male partner : 56

All other households : 1,524


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 669

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 14

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 87

Renter-occupied housing units : 149

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 457

Renter-occupied housing units : 217


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 12

$10,000 to $14,999 : 123

$15,000 to $19,999 : 30

$20,000 to $24,999 : 74

$25,000 to $29,999 : 17

$30,000 to $34,999 : 52

$35,000 to $39,999 : 190

$40,000 to $44,999 : 51

$45,000 to $49,999 : 67

$50,000 to $59,999 : 123

$60,000 to $74,999 : 184

$75,000 to $99,999 : 249

$100,000 to $124,999 : 112

$125,000 to $149,999 : 102

$150,000 to $199,999 : 121

$200,000 or more : 86


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts)

Total : 4,269


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts)

Occupied : 1,593

Vacant : 2,676


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts)

Built 2005 or later : 74

Built 2000 to 2004 : 167

Built 1990 to 1999 : 444

Built 1980 to 1989 : 847

Built 1970 to 1979 : 486

Built 1960 to 1969 : 564

Built 1950 to 1959 : 783

Built 1940 to 1949 : 243

Built 1939 or earlier : 661


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts)

Utility gas : 42

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 468

Electricity : 150

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 817

Coal or coke : 21

Wood : 60

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 19

No fuel used : 16


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 25

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 14

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $174,999 : 6

$175,000 to $199,999 : 17

$200,000 to $249,999 : 107

$250,000 to $299,999 : 14

$300,000 to $399,999 : 159

$400,000 to $499,999 : 104

$500,000 to $749,999 : 444

$750,000 to $999,999 : 241

$1,000,000 or more : 96


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Wellfleet 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 : 0

Home equity loan only : 108

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 4

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 408

Housing units without a mortgage : 707


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $675,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $693,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $660,400

Built 1970 to 1979 : $386,600

Built 1960 to 1969 : $347,700

Built 1950 to 1959 : $750,000

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $489,600


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts: 53.0%

Percentage of Family Households in Massachusetts: 63.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Wellfleet 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 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
2000        
  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
2001        
  Single Family 48 48 $8,784,200
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

48 48 $8,784,200
2002        
  Single Family 50 50 $8,415,250
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

50 50 $8,415,250
2003        
  Single Family 42 42 $11,319,681
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

42 42 $11,319,681
2004        
  Single Family 54 54 $12,756,332
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

54 54 $12,756,332
2005        
  Single Family 23 23 $9,036,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

23 23 $9,036,000
2006        
  Single Family 15 15 $3,952,883
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

15 15 $3,952,883


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Wellfleet Town, MA): $43,558
Median Household Income In 2000 (Massachusetts): $50,502


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Wellfleet Town): $234,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Massachusetts): $182,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Wellfleet Town): $667
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Massachusetts): $684


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts

Utility Gas: 0.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 9.4%
Electricity: 11.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 72.9%
Coal Or Coke: 0.8%
Wood: 4.5%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.4%


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



Health Care Centers Close To Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts

Gentiva Health Services


     Address: 23 V2 Whites Path, South Yarmouth, Massachusetts 02664
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/1/1996

Gentiva Health Services - Plymouth


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

Centrus Premier Home Care


     Address: 225 Water Street Suite 407, Plymouth, Massachusetts 02360
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/8/1989

Vineyard Nursing Association


     Address: P O Box 2568 Linton Lane, Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts 02557
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 1/8/1985

Norwell Vna Inc


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

Hospitals Close To Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts

Jordan Hospital Inc


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

Falmouth Hospital


     Address: 67 & 100 Ter Heun Drive, Falmouth, Massachusetts 02540
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nantucket Cottage Hospital


     Address: 57 Prospect Street, Nantucket, Massachusetts 02554
     Hospital Type: Critical Access 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

Nursing Homes Close To Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts

Epoch Senior Healthcare Of Brewster


     Address: 873 Harwich Road, Brewster, Massachusetts 02631
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 162
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Pleasant Bay Nursing & Rehabilitation


     Address: 383 South Orleans Road, Brewster, Massachusetts 02631
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 117
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Cape End Manor


     Address: 100 Alden Street, Provincetown, Massachusetts 02657
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 36
     Percent Occupied: 82%

Epoch Senior Healthcare Of Harwich


     Address: 111 Headwaters Drive, Harwich, Massachusetts 02645
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 121
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Eagle Pond Rehabilitation & Living Center


     Address: 1 Love Lane, South Dennis, Massachusetts 02660
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 129
     Percent Occupied: 91%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts

Name: Pilgrim
Address: Rocky Hill Road; Plymouth, MA 02360
Distance: 32 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts

    Retired Workers: 475
    Disabled Workers: 65
    Widowers Workers: 55
    Spouses Workers: 35
    Children Workers: 15


(updated 2007)



Barnstable County, Massachusetts Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 54.60%
  • Bush & Cheney 44.29%
  • Other 1.11%



(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 Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts citizens.

Relocation to Barnstable County, MA

5.20 % of Barnstable County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $70,076

Massachusetts Average 6.31 %

0.18 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $21,260

Massachusetts Average 0.28 %

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

  • Plymouth County , MA 0.59 % ($50,745 AGI )
  • Middlesex County , MA 0.49 % ($89,656 AGI )
  • Norfolk County , MA 0.41 % ($87,563 AGI )

Relocation away from Barnstable County, MA

5.84 % of Barnstable 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 $56,844

Massachusetts Average 6.91 %

0.06 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $44,000

Massachusetts Average 0.11 %

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

  • Plymouth County , MA 0.62 % ($63,660 AGI )
  • Middlesex County , MA 0.37 % ($60,586 AGI )
  • Suffolk County , MA 0.36 % ($48,529 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 Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts is based on over 50 years of data.























Hurricanes And Storms In Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts

  • Extratropical Storm: GORDON - September 2000 - Wind Speed: 30 Knots
  • Extratropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 50 Knots



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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 Wellfleet Town, Massachusetts directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Wellfleet 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 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 35 0 0 71 0 0 0 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 71 0 0 0 0 0 35 0 36 0
Assault 9 10 5 10 4 8 7 10 3 7 9 5 4
    per 100,000 326 359 177 353 141 282 250 364 109 248 325 180 146
Burglary 20 22 11 11 9 11 6 24 34 16 17 19 13
    per 100,000 724 790 389 388 318 387 214 874 1,233 567 614 685 473
Larceny Theft 58 54 49 28 47 71 51 40 32 45 32 32 24
    per 100,000 2,100 1,940 1,734 988 1,659 2,501 1,823 1,457 1,160 1,596 1,156 1,154 874
Vehicle Theft 1 0 3 1 0 1 3 2 2 1 5 2 1
    per 100,000 36 0 106 35 0 35 107 73 73 35 181 72 36
Arson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 2
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 36 0 0 36 36 73
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
2 3 1 3 1 2 2 3 0 2 2 2 1
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
20 19 16 10 14 21 15 17 17 16 14 14 10
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
11 11 9 7 8 11 9 10 9 9 8 8 6


(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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