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Demographics Analysis

The people of West Bridgewater 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
(West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts)

Male:

Under 5 years : 195

5 to 9 years : 209

10 to 14 years : 154

15 to 17 years : 145

18 and 19 years : 80

20 years : 67

21 years : 35

22 to 24 years : 126

25 to 29 years : 89

30 to 34 years : 182

35 to 39 years : 246

40 to 44 years : 235

45 to 49 years : 415

50 to 54 years : 209

55 to 59 years : 140

60 and 61 years : 99

62 to 64 years : 227

65 and 66 years : 59

67 to 69 years : 95

70 to 74 years : 115

75 to 79 years : 68

80 to 84 years : 69

85 years and over : 35

Female:

Under 5 years : 161

5 to 9 years : 231

10 to 14 years : 187

15 to 17 years : 110

18 and 19 years : 37

20 years : 77

21 years : 15

22 to 24 years : 155

25 to 29 years : 89

30 to 34 years : 135

35 to 39 years : 272

40 to 44 years : 234

45 to 49 years : 306

50 to 54 years : 275

55 to 59 years : 188

60 and 61 years : 58

62 to 64 years : 175

65 and 66 years : 64

67 to 69 years : 105

70 to 74 years : 101

75 to 79 years : 100

80 to 84 years : 98

85 years and over : 200


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,794

Multiple ancestry : 3,467

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 8

Ancestry not reported : 398


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 6,435

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 187

Not a U.S. citizen : 45


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts)

Total:

Under 5 years : 356

5 to 17 years : 1,036

18 to 24 years : 592

25 to 34 years : 495

35 to 44 years : 987

45 to 54 years : 1,205

55 to 59 years : 328

60 and 61 years : 157

62 to 64 years : 402

65 to 74 years : 539

75 years and over : 570

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 344

5 to 17 years : 991

18 to 24 years : 568

25 to 34 years : 433

35 to 44 years : 788

45 to 54 years : 1,056

55 to 59 years : 284

60 and 61 years : 136

62 to 64 years : 309

65 to 74 years : 454

75 years and over : 437

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 12

5 to 17 years : 36

18 to 24 years : 12

25 to 34 years : 51

35 to 44 years : 106

45 to 54 years : 124

55 to 59 years : 36

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 93

65 to 74 years : 32

75 years and over : 126

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 : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 9

18 to 24 years : 12

25 to 34 years : 11

35 to 44 years : 93

45 to 54 years : 25

55 to 59 years : 8

60 and 61 years : 14

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 53

75 years and over : 7


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,856

Female : 2,944

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 276

Female : 359

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 162

Female : 70


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence : 5,707

Born in other state in the United States : 578

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 161


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,253

Now married, except separated : 2,352

Divorced : 568

Separated : 161

Widowed : 368

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 97

Now married, except separated : 347

Divorced : 29

Separated : 14

Widowed : 118

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 23

Now married, except separated : 193

Divorced : 7

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 6,145

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 32

Speak English less than "very well" : 43

Portuguese or Portuguese Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 29

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 15

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 14

Armenian:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 18

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts

  • Irish: 2,088   (26.3%)
  • English: 1,262   (15.9%)
  • Italian: 1,094   (13.8%)
  • Swedish: 448   (5.6%)
  • Other Groups: 433   (5.5%)
  • French (except Basque): 410   (5.2%)
  • German: 334   (4.2%)
  • United States Or American: 290   (3.7%)
  • French Canadian: 235   (3.0%)
  • Portuguese: 232   (2.9%)
  • Scottish: 215   (2.7%)
  • Polish: 206   (2.6%)
  • Scotch-irish: 148   (1.9%)
  • Lithuanian: 120   (1.5%)
  • Dutch: 97   (1.2%)
  • Canadian: 70   (0.9%)
  • Greek: 60   (0.8%)
  • Armenian: 34   (0.4%)
  • Arab: 32   (0.4%)
  • Danish: 28   (0.4%)
  • Subsaharan African: 27   (0.3%)
  • Russian: 19   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 15   (0.2%)
  • Welsh: 15   (0.2%)
  • Finnish: 12   (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Northern European: 6   (0.1%)
  • Albanian: 5   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts is 6,667



(updated 2009)



Male Population in West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts: 3,294
Female Population in West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts: 3,373


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts: 42.6
Median Female Resident Age in West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts: 44.6


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Massachusetts is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts


White


Both sexes

44.3

Male

42.9

Female

45.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

42.5

Male

43.0

Female

42.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

39.8

Male

49.5

Female

27.0

Asian


Both sexes

35.9

Male

38.0

Female

33.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

32.5

Male

27.0

Female

37.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.5

Male

18.0

Female

18.9

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

27.2

Male

26.3

Female

30.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

44.5

Male

43.1

Female

45.6


(updated 2010)



Races in West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts


  • White: 6,446
  • African American: 103
  • American Indian: 38
  • Asian: 68
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 12
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 6   (0.28%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 8   (0.37%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 5   (0.23%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 35   (1.63%)
  • 9th Grade: 48   (2.23%)
  • 10th Grade: 23   (1.07%)
  • 11th Grade: 21   (0.98%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 66   (3.07%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 823   (38.26%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 236   (10.97%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 280   (13.02%)
  • Associate Degree: 136   (6.32%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 341   (15.85%)
  • Master's Degree: 100   (4.65%)
  • Professional School Degree: 17   (0.79%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (0.28%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 21   (0.84%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 13   (0.52%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 14   (0.56%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 44   (1.76%)
  • 9th Grade: 46   (1.84%)
  • 10th Grade: 90   (3.61%)
  • 11th Grade: 11   (0.44%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 106   (4.25%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 795   (31.88%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 186   (7.46%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 390   (15.64%)
  • Associate Degree: 305   (12.23%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 345   (13.83%)
  • Master's Degree: 103   (4.13%)
  • Professional School Degree: 19   (0.76%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (0.24%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Schools (Private) In West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts

  • New England Baptist Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 560 North Main Street, West Bridgewater, MA 02379, Phone: (508) 584-5188, Students: 146 )

  • Small World Montessori


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 395 West Street, West Bridgewater, MA 02379, Phone: (508) 584-0222, Students: 20 )

  • Children's World Learning Center


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 393 W Center Street, West Bridgewater, MA 02379, Phone: (508) 587-3212, Students: 15 )

  • Magic Touch Nursery Pre School Center


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: Po Box 285, West Bridgewater, MA 02379, Phone: (508) 584-2228, Students: 2 )

Public Libraries (Central) In West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts

  • West Bridgewater Public Library


    80 Howard Street, West Bridgewater, MA 02379

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to West Bridgewater 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 West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts.

Area Features of West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts


Airport


(1) Brockton Airport Historical   (2) Veracka Heliport  

Building


(1) West Bridgewater Fire Department   (2) West Bridgewater Police Department   (3) West Bridgewater Public Library   (4) West Bridgewater Town Hall  

Cemetery


(1) Pine Hill Cemetery   (2) Pleasant Hill Cemetery  

Church


(1) Cochesett United Methodist Church   (2) First Church   (3) Holy Tabernacle Church   (4) Saint Ann Parish Church   (5) West Bridgewater Baptist Church  

Civil


(1) Town Of West Bridgewater  

Crossing


(1) Interchange Thirty  

Dam


(1) Mill Pond Dam   (2) West Meadow Brook Dam  

Locale


(1) Bridgewater Industrial Park   (2) Brockton Country Club   (3) Brockton Golf Club   (4) Center Shopping Plaza   (5) Cochesett Station Historical   (6) Matfield Station Historical   (7) Pine Valley Golf Club   (8) Pine Valley Golf Club Historical   (9) Southgate Plaza   (10) Town Farm Historical   (11) Wedgewood Country Club   (12) West Bridgewater Station Historical   (13) West Shopping Center  

Park


(1) West Meadow Wildlife Reservation  

Populated Place


(1) Bennetts Corner   (2) Brooks Place   (3) Cochesett   (4) Elm Square   (5) Manleys Corner   (6) Matfield   (7) Matfield Corner   (8) Matfield Junction   (9) West Bridgewater   (10) West Meadow   (11) Westdale  

Post Office


(1) Cochesett Post Office Historical   (2) Matfield Post Office Historical   (3) West Bridgewater Post Office Historical   (4) Westdale Post Office Historical  

Reservoir


(1) Mill Pond   (2) Town River Reservoir   (3) West Meadow Brook Pond  

School


(1) Howard Seminary   (2) Howard Spring Street School   (3) Jerusalem School Historical   (4) New England Baptist Academy   (5) Rose L Macdonald School   (6) West Bridgewater High School   (7) West Bridgewater Junior-senior High School  

Stream


(1) Black Betty Brook   (2) Black Brook   (3) Coweeset Brook   (4) Edson Brook   (5) Queset Brook   (6) West Meadow Brook  

Swamp


(1) Flaggy Meadow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts

02379 (pop. 6,629)


Cities Nearby West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts

Bridgewater Cdp, MA  (pop. 7,102) 3.2 Miles
Bridgewater Town, MA  (pop. 26,562) 3.8 Miles
East Bridgewater Town, MA  (pop. 13,886) 4.0 Miles
Brockton City, MA  (pop. 93,971) 4.2 Miles
Easton Town, MA  (pop. 23,553) 4.8 Miles
Whitman Town, MA  (pop. 14,104) 5.9 Miles
Raynham Center Cdp, MA  (pop. 4,404) 6.3 Miles
Raynham Town, MA  (pop. 13,492) 6.3 Miles
Avon Town, MA  (pop. 4,349) 7.0 Miles
Abington Cdp, MA  (pop. 16,399) 7.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts

508



Elevation in West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts is 85.0 ft. (26.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts

Lat: 42.021950 N        Long: -71.018781 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 132   (4.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 91   (2.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 273   (8.4%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 296   (9.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 368   (11.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 480   (14.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 399   (12.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 268   (8.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 168   (5.1%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 183   (5.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 74   (2.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 31   (0.9%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 279   (8.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 223   (6.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,848

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 217

In 3-person carpool : 19

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 : 15

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

Subway or elevated : 21

Railroad : 58

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 28

Bicycle : 10

Walked : 46

Other means : 17

Worked at home : 85


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts)

Less than 5 minutes : 147

5 to 9 minutes : 376

10 to 14 minutes : 525

15 to 19 minutes : 458

20 to 24 minutes : 371

25 to 29 minutes : 158

30 to 34 minutes : 280

35 to 39 minutes : 115

40 to 44 minutes : 255

45 to 59 minutes : 332

60 to 89 minutes : 218

90 or more minutes : 44


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 930

No Social Security income : 1,403


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 486

No retirement income : 1,847


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 10

$10,000 to $14,999 : 30

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 53

$25,000 to $29,999 : 59

$30,000 to $34,999 : 24

$35,000 to $39,999 : 78

$40,000 to $44,999 : 36

$45,000 to $49,999 : 61

$50,000 to $59,999 : 128

$60,000 to $74,999 : 298

$75,000 to $99,999 : 232

$100,000 to $124,999 : 306

$125,000 to $149,999 : 196

$150,000 to $199,999 : 132

$200,000 or more : 108


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $82,014


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts

  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50.0 kW; Hull, MA; Owner: Cbs Radio East Inc.)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40.0 kW; Framingham, MA; Owner: Wbix Corp.)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 2.5 kW; Ashland, MA; Owner: Wbix Corp.)
  • WILD (1090 AM; 4.8 kW; Everett, MA; Owner: Radio One Of Boston Licenses, Llc)
  • WPMZ (1110 AM; 5.0 kW; East Providence, RI; Owner: Video Mundo Broadcasting Co., Llc)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 10.0 kW; Framingham, MA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50.0 kW; Boston, MA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WSTL (1220 AM; 1.0 kW; Providence, RI; Owner: New England Christian Media, Inc.)
  • WOON (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Woonsocket, RI; Owner: O-n Radio, Inc.)
  • WRNI (1290 AM; 10.0 kW; North Providence, RI; Owner: Wrni Foundation)
  • 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)
  • WNBH (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; New Bedford, MA; Owner: Hall Communications, Inc.)
  • WNRI (1380 AM; 2.5 kW; Woonsocket, RI; Owner: Bouchard Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WPLM (1390 AM; 5.0 kW; Plymouth, MA; Owner: Plymouth Rock Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WHTB (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Fall River, MA; Owner: Sne Broadcasting, Ltd.)
  • WMSX (1410 AM; 1.0 kW; Brockton, MA; Owner: Hispanic Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WBSM (1420 AM; 5.0 kW; New Bedford, MA; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • 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.)
  • WSAR (1480 AM; 5.0 kW; Somerset, MA; Owner: Bristol County Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WMRC (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Hopedale, MA; Owner: First Class Radio Corp.)
  • WVBF (1530 AM; 2.2 kW; Middleboro, MA; Owner: Steven J. Callahan)
  • WARV (1590 AM; 5.0 kW; Warwick, RI; Owner: Blount Communications, Inc.)
  • 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.)
  • WDDZ (550 AM; 0.5 kW; Central Falls, RI; Owner: Radio Disney Group, Llc)
  • WDDZ (550 AM; 1.0 kW; Central Falls, RI; Owner: Radio Disney Group, Llc)
  • WEZE (590 AM; 5.0 kW; Somerville, MA; Owner: Pennsylvania Media Associates, Inc.)
  • WSRO (650 AM; 0.25 kW; Framingham, MA; Owner: Langer Broadcasting Group, Llc)
  • 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)
  • WAMG (890 AM; 6.0 kW; Ashland, MA; Owner: J Sports Licensee Llc)
  • WROL (950 AM; 5.0 kW; Revere, MA; Owner: Sca License Corporation)

FM Radio Stations Near West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts

  • WKKB (100.3 FM; Tiverton, RI; Owner: Davidson Media Station Wkkb Licensee, Llc)
  • WZLX (100.7 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Cbs Radio Inc. Of Boston)
  • WWBB (101.5 FM; Seekonk, MA; Owner: Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc.)
  • 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)
  • WWLI (105.1 FM; Providence, RI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WROR-FM (105.7 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Greater Boston Radio, Inc.)
  • WWKX (106.3 FM; Woonsocket, RI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WMJX (106.7 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Greater Boston Radio, Inc.)
  • WFHN (107.1 FM; New Bedford, MA; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WXKS-FM (107.9 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Amfm Radio Licenses, L.l.c.)
  • WELH (88.1 FM; Seekonk, MA; Owner: The Wheeler School)
  • WELH (88.1 FM; Seekonk, MA; Owner: The Wheeler School)
  • WFHL (88.1 FM; Fairhaven, MA; Owner: New Bedford Christian Radio, Inc.)
  • WMBR (88.1 FM; Cambridge, MA; Owner: Technology Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WGAO (88.3 FM; Franklin, MA; Owner: Dean College)
  • WQRI (88.3 FM; Bristol, RI; Owner: Roger Williams University)
  • WRPS (88.3 FM; Rockland, MA; Owner: Rockland Public Schools)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Dartmouth, MA; Owner: Academy Of The Immaculate, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Middleboro, MA; Owner: Home Improvement Ministries)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Middleboro, MA; Owner: Talking Information Center, Incorporated)
  • WWTA (88.5 FM; Marion, MA; Owner: Tabor Academy)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Bourne, MA; Owner: The Exec. Comm. Of Trts)
  • WJMF (88.7 FM; Smithfield, RI; Owner: Bryant University)
  • WJMF (88.7 FM; Smithfield, RI; Owner: Bryant University)
  • WERS (88.9 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Emerson College)
  • WUMD (89.3 FM; Dartmouth, MA; Owner: University Of Massachusetts)
  • 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)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Fall River, MA; Owner: Fall River & New Bedford Outreach Center Inc)
  • 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)
  • WTKL (91.1 FM; Dartmouth, MA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • WDJM-FM (91.3 FM; Framingham, MA; Owner: Framingham State College)
  • WDOM (91.3 FM; North Providence, RI; Owner: Providence College)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Milford, MA; Owner: The Marconi Broadcasting Foundation)
  • 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)
  • WUMB-FM (91.9 FM; Quincy, MA; Owner: University Of Massachusetts)
  • WPRO-FM (92.3 FM; Providence, RI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WBOS (92.9 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Greater Boston Radio, Inc.)
  • WSNE-FM (93.3 FM; Seekonk, MA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WHJY (94.1 FM; East Providence, RI; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • 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.)
  • WBRU (95.5 FM; Providence, RI; Owner: Brown Broadcasting Service, Inc.)
  • WBRU (95.5 FM; East Providence, RI; Owner: Brown Broadcasting Service, Inc.)
  • WATD-FM (95.9 FM; Marshfield, MA; Owner: Marshfield Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WTKK (96.9 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Greater Boston Radio, Inc.)
  • WJFD-FM (97.3 FM; Fairhaven, MA; Owner: Wjfd-fm, Inc.)
  • WKAF (97.7 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Entercom Boston License, L.l.c.)
  • WCTK (98.1 FM; New Bedford, MA; Owner: Hall Communications, Inc.)
  • WBMX (98.5 FM; Newton, MA; Owner: Cbs Radio Stations Inc.)
  • WPLM-FM (99.1 FM; Plymouth, MA; Owner: Plymouth Rock Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WHHB (99.9 FM; Holliston, MA; Owner: Holliston High School)

TV Broadcast Stations Near West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts

  • WJAR (Channel 10; Seekonk, MA; Owner: Media General Communications Holdings, Llc)
  • WPRI-TV (Channel 12; Rehoboth, MA; Owner: Tvl Broadcasting Of Rhode Island, Llc)
  • 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.)
  • WSBE-TV (Channel 36; Providence, RI; Owner: Rhode Island Public Telecom. Authority)
  • 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)
  • WLNE-TV (Channel 6; Tiverton, RI; Owner: Global Broadcasting Of Southern New England Llc)
  • WNAC-TV (Channel 64; Seekonk, MA; Owner: Wnac, Llc)
  • WBPX (Channel 68; Boston, MA; Owner: Paxson Boston-68 License, Inc.)
  • WHDH-TV (Channel 7; Newton, MA; Owner: Whdh-tv)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 461  (26.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 232  (13.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 363  (20.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 338  (19.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 646  (41.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 272  (17.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 589  (37.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 7  (0.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 19 Farms In West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts


(updated 2008)



Banks In West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts

Mansfield Co-operative Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $433.2k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 5

Bridgewater Savings Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $499.8k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 8

(updated 2014)







Airports Near West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts

  • Mansfield Municipal


    (about 9.3 miles in Mansfield, Massachusetts; Airport Code: QMN)

  • South Weymouth NAS


    (about 9.6 miles in South Weymouth, Massachusetts; Airport Code: NZW)

  • Taunton Municipal King Field


    (about 10.2 miles in East Taunton, Massachusetts; Airport Code: MA3)

  • Norwood Memorial


    (about 14.1 miles in Norwood, Massachusetts; Airport Code: OWD)

  • Quincy Airport


    (about 15.8 miles in Quincy, Massachusetts; Airport Code: MQI)

  • Plymouth Municipal


    (about 16.8 miles in North Carver, Massachusetts; Airport Code: PYM)

  • Marshfield Municipal George Harlow Field


    (about 18.5 miles in Brant Rock, Massachusetts; Airport Code: MA4)

  • Cambridge Airport


    (about 19.0 miles in Boston, Massachusetts; Airport Code: JHY)

  • Logan International


    (about 23.6 miles in Boston, Massachusetts; Airport Code: BOS)

  • Nashua Street Heliport


    (about 24.0 miles in Boston, Massachusetts; Airport Code: QQD)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

86.56%

Carpooled

5.63%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

1.48%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.15%

Subway Or Elevated

0.15%

Railroad

2.47%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

1.93%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

1.63%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,374

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 101

Female householder, no husband present : 276

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 436

Householder not living alone : 146


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 115

Female householder and female partner : 8

Female householder and male partner : 66

All other households : 2,144


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,335

Renter-occupied housing units : 39

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 101

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 135

Renter-occupied housing units : 141

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 419

Renter-occupied housing units : 163


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 63

$10,000 to $14,999 : 122

$15,000 to $19,999 : 60

$20,000 to $24,999 : 94

$25,000 to $29,999 : 89

$30,000 to $34,999 : 46

$35,000 to $39,999 : 103

$40,000 to $44,999 : 60

$45,000 to $49,999 : 87

$50,000 to $59,999 : 151

$60,000 to $74,999 : 333

$75,000 to $99,999 : 275

$100,000 to $124,999 : 350

$125,000 to $149,999 : 163

$150,000 to $199,999 : 196

$200,000 or more : 141


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts)

Total : 2,481


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts)

Occupied : 2,333

Vacant : 148


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts)

Built 2005 or later : 60

Built 2000 to 2004 : 90

Built 1990 to 1999 : 234

Built 1980 to 1989 : 213

Built 1970 to 1979 : 331

Built 1960 to 1969 : 308

Built 1950 to 1959 : 358

Built 1940 to 1949 : 305

Built 1939 or earlier : 582


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts)

Utility gas : 913

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 110

Electricity : 107

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 1,180

Coal or coke : 7

Wood : 8

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 8

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 13

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 14

$20,000 to $24,999 : 10

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 7

$40,000 to $49,999 : 15

$50,000 to $59,999 : 11

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 8

$100,000 to $124,999 : 51

$125,000 to $149,999 : 44

$150,000 to $174,999 : 99

$175,000 to $199,999 : 22

$200,000 to $249,999 : 165

$250,000 to $299,999 : 237

$300,000 to $399,999 : 678

$400,000 to $499,999 : 351

$500,000 to $749,999 : 255

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 10


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(West Bridgewater 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 : 51

Home equity loan only : 349

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 21

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 868

Housing units without a mortgage : 701


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts)

Built 2005 or later : $168,100

Built 2000 to 2004 : $546,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $436,600

Built 1980 to 1989 : $195,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $350,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $341,600

Built 1950 to 1959 : $293,200

Built 1940 to 1949 : $290,400

Built 1939 or earlier : $353,900


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts: 70.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Massachusetts: 63.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in West Bridgewater 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 25 25 $3,419,400
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

25 25 $3,419,400
2000        
  Single Family 28 28 $4,757,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

28 28 $4,757,000
2001        
  Single Family 23 23 $3,789,490
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

23 23 $3,789,490
2002        
  Single Family 22 22 $4,172,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

22 22 $4,172,000
2003        
  Single Family 14 14 $3,246,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

14 14 $3,246,000
2004        
  Single Family 11 11 $2,094,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 11 $2,094,000
2005        
  Single Family 9 9 $1,913,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

9 9 $1,913,500
2006        
  Single Family 6 6 $1,587,900
  Two Family 1 2 $284,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 8 $1,871,900


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (West Bridgewater Town, MA): $55,958
Median Household Income In 2000 (Massachusetts): $50,502


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (West Bridgewater Town): $171,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Massachusetts): $182,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (West Bridgewater Town): $700
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Massachusetts): $684


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts

Utility Gas: 32.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 6.1%
Electricity: 4.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 56.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.4%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.2%
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 West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts

Lifecare At Home Of Massachusetts


     Address: 319 Manley Street, West Bridgewater, Massachusetts 02379
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/13/1994

Brockton Vna


     Address: 500 Belmont Street, Suite 200, Brockton, Massachusetts 02301
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Pediatric Services Of America Home Healthcare


     Address: 20 Minuteman Way, Suite 2, Brockton, Massachusetts 02301
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/20/1996

Pointecare Home Health Agency


     Address: 35 Christy Place, Brockton, Massachusetts 02301
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/17/1999

Stoughton Public Health Association


     Address: 10 Pearl Street, Stoughton, Massachusetts 02072
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 9/8/1966

Hospitals Close To West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts

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

Morton Hospital & Medical Center


     Address: 88 Washington Street, Taunton, Massachusetts 02780
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

"caritas Norwood Hospital, Inc"


     Address: 800 Washington Street, Norwood, Massachusetts 02062
     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 West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts

Life Care Center Of West Bridgewater


     Address: 765 West Center Street, West Bridgewater, Massachusetts 02379
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 148
     Percent Occupied: 99%

Bridgewater Nursing Home


     Address: 16 Pleasant Street, Bridgewater, Massachusetts 02324
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 42
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Sachem Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 66 Central Street, East Bridgewater, Massachusetts 02333
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 113
     Percent Occupied: 92%

St Joseph Manor Nursing Home


     Address: 215 Thatcher Street, Brockton, Massachusetts 02302
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 117
     Percent Occupied: 99%

Baypointe Rehabilitation & Skilled Care Center


     Address: 50 Christy Place, Brockton, Massachusetts 02301
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 167
     Percent Occupied: 99%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts

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


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts

    Retired Workers: 985
    Disabled Workers: 145
    Widowers Workers: 105
    Spouses Workers: 60
    Children Workers: 85


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts


Charges


Elementary & Secondary Education School Lunch: $171,000
Elementary & Secondary Education School Tuition: $78,000
Elementary & Secondary Education - Other: $16,000
Solid Waste Management: $79,000
All Other: $576,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $1,050,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Education: $7,000


State Intergovernmental


Education: $2,198,000
General Support: $708,000
Highways: $241,000
Sewerage: $74,000
All Other: $408,000


Current Operations


Elementary & Secondary Education: $11,453,000
Financial Administration: $526,000
Fire Protection: $1,227,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $44,000
Central Staff Services: $224,000
General Public Buildings: $29,000
Health Services - Other: $85,000
Regular Highways: $561,000
Libraries: $298,000
Natural Resources - Other: $17,000
Parks & Recreation: $179,000
Police Protection: $1,682,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $127,000
Welfare - Other: $40,000
Sewerage: $63,000
Solid Waste Management: $214,000
General - Other: $2,694,000
Water Utilities: $729,000


Construction


Elementary & Secondary Education: $80,000
Regular Highways: $323,000


Other Capital Outlay


Elementary And Secondary Education: $87,000
Fire Protection: $12,000
General Public Building: $14,000
Regular Highways: $15,000
Police Protection: $70,000
General - Other: $329,000
Water Utilities: $47,000


General


Interest On Debt: $337,000


Water Utilities


Interest On Debt: $100,000


Intergovernmental To State


Elementary And Secondary Education: $431,000
General: $6,000
Transit Utilities: $41,000


Intergovernmental To Local Nec


Elementary And Secondary Education: $751,000
Central Staff Services: $2,000
Health: $26,000


Tax


Property: $14,095,000
Other Selective Sales: $90,000
Other License: $245,000


Miscellaneous


Interest Earnings: $83,000
Fines & Forfeits: $9,000
Donations From Private Sources: $36,000
General Revenue, Nec: $61,000


Bond Fund


Cash & Deposits: $20,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $2,258,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $12,683,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $200,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,035,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $8,722,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,557,000


Short Term Debt Outstanding


Beginning: $245,000
End Of Fiscal Year: $553,000


(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 West Bridgewater 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 West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
10/28/2006, 12:00 am 0 0 $10K --
08/14/2005, 04:07 pm 0 0 $20K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
08/02/2006, 05:25 pm 0 0 $75K --
08/02/2003, 02:36 pm 0 0 $15K --
05/21/1996, 03:15 pm 0 60 $4M --
         





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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 West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in West Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0
Rape n/a n/a 3 n/a 1 n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a 2 0 1
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 44 n/a 15 n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a 29 0 14
Robbery n/a n/a 3 n/a 3 n/a n/a 1 n/a n/a 5 2 4
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 44 n/a 44 n/a n/a 15 n/a n/a 72 29 57
Assault n/a n/a 4 n/a 4 n/a n/a 6 n/a n/a 9 7 18
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 58 n/a 59 n/a n/a 90 n/a n/a 129 100 258
Burglary n/a n/a 37 n/a 26 n/a n/a 24 n/a n/a 36 31 23
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 541 n/a 381 n/a n/a 359 n/a n/a 517 442 330
Larceny Theft n/a n/a 136 n/a 110 n/a n/a 101 n/a n/a 141 110 111
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 1,988 n/a 1,612 n/a n/a 1,512 n/a n/a 2,026 1,568 1,593
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a 28 n/a 12 n/a n/a 8 n/a n/a 11 8 8
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 409 n/a 176 n/a n/a 120 n/a n/a 158 114 115
Arson n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 n/a n/a 2 n/a n/a 0 1 2
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 n/a n/a 30 n/a n/a 0 14 29
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a 3 n/a 2 n/a n/a 2 n/a n/a 4 2 6
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a 50 n/a 37 n/a n/a 34 n/a n/a 47 38 36
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a 26 n/a 20 n/a n/a 18 n/a n/a 26 20 21


(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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