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Demographics Analysis

The people of West Brookfield Cdp, 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 Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts)

Male:

Under 5 years : 52

5 to 9 years : 23

10 to 14 years : 56

15 to 17 years : 49

18 and 19 years : 9

20 years : 34

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 14

25 to 29 years : 0

30 to 34 years : 84

35 to 39 years : 74

40 to 44 years : 44

45 to 49 years : 91

50 to 54 years : 62

55 to 59 years : 78

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 75

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 49

70 to 74 years : 22

75 to 79 years : 35

80 to 84 years : 11

85 years and over : 26

Female:

Under 5 years : 32

5 to 9 years : 11

10 to 14 years : 10

15 to 17 years : 11

18 and 19 years : 12

20 years : 28

21 years : 27

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 25

30 to 34 years : 30

35 to 39 years : 43

40 to 44 years : 34

45 to 49 years : 79

50 to 54 years : 80

55 to 59 years : 133

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 11

65 and 66 years : 12

67 to 69 years : 54

70 to 74 years : 22

75 to 79 years : 16

80 to 84 years : 83

85 years and over : 104


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 808

Multiple ancestry : 850

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 87


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,608

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 21

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 83

Not a U.S. citizen : 33


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts)

Total:

Under 5 years : 84

5 to 17 years : 160

18 to 24 years : 124

25 to 34 years : 139

35 to 44 years : 195

45 to 54 years : 312

55 to 59 years : 211

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 86

65 to 74 years : 159

75 years and over : 275

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 84

5 to 17 years : 139

18 to 24 years : 112

25 to 34 years : 85

35 to 44 years : 139

45 to 54 years : 167

55 to 59 years : 199

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 53

65 to 74 years : 137

75 years and over : 238

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 12

25 to 34 years : 54

35 to 44 years : 56

45 to 54 years : 78

55 to 59 years : 12

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 22

75 years and over : 21

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 21

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 : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 67

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 33

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 16


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 676

Female : 677

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 133

Female : 122

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 11

Female : 10

Foreign born:

Male : 68

Female : 48


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence : 1,319

Born in other state in the United States : 244

Native: born outside the United States : 21

Foreign born : 49


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 362

Now married, except separated : 565

Divorced : 68

Separated : 21

Widowed : 174

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 66

Now married, except separated : 146

Divorced : 11

Separated : 11

Widowed : 21

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 100

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 16


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,506

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 44

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Portuguese or Portuguese Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 66

Speak English less than "very well" : 35


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts

  • Irish: 266   (17.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 228   (14.9%)
  • English: 179   (11.7%)
  • Italian: 159   (10.4%)
  • French Canadian: 129   (8.4%)
  • Polish: 107   (7.0%)
  • German: 103   (6.7%)
  • Other Groups: 63   (4.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 45   (2.9%)
  • United States Or American: 32   (2.1%)
  • Scottish: 28   (1.8%)
  • Welsh: 28   (1.8%)
  • Swedish: 27   (1.8%)
  • Portuguese: 22   (1.4%)
  • Lithuanian: 21   (1.4%)
  • Canadian: 20   (1.3%)
  • Greek: 15   (1.0%)
  • Czech: 12   (0.8%)
  • Austrian: 11   (0.7%)
  • British: 8   (0.5%)
  • Eastern European: 7   (0.5%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 6   (0.4%)
  • Slovak: 6   (0.4%)
  • Serbian: 5   (0.3%)
  • Finnish: 5   (0.3%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts is 1,745



(updated 2009)



Male Population in West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts: 888
Female Population in West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts: 857


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts: 45.1
Median Female Resident Age in West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts: 56.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Massachusetts is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts


White


Both sexes

51.9

Male

48.9

Female

55.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

22.0

Male

12.5

Female

36.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

15.5

Male

0.0

Female

15.5

Asian


Both sexes

54.0

Male

24.5

Female

57.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

24.0

Male

34.5

Female

13.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.0

Male

12.8

Female

21.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

19.5

Male

25.0

Female

17.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

52.1

Male

48.9

Female

56.0


(updated 2010)



Races in West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts


  • White: 1,633
  • African American: 11
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 101
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • 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 Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 25   (6.05%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 24   (5.81%)
  • 11th Grade: 20   (4.84%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 12   (2.91%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 104   (25.18%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 39   (9.44%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 91   (22.03%)
  • Associate Degree: 18   (4.36%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 50   (12.11%)
  • Master's Degree: 30   (7.26%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 102   (13.9%)
  • 9th Grade: 11   (1.5%)
  • 10th Grade: 30   (4.09%)
  • 11th Grade: 41   (5.59%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 38   (5.18%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 226   (30.79%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 51   (6.95%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 103   (14.03%)
  • Associate Degree: 23   (3.13%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 73   (9.95%)
  • Master's Degree: 24   (3.27%)
  • Professional School Degree: 7   (0.95%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 5   (0.68%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Schools (Private) In West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts

  • Warren Sda Elementary School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: 1570 Southbridge Road, West Brookfield, MA 01585, Phone: (413) 436-9245, Students: 10 )

Public Libraries (Central) In West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts

  • Merriam-gilbert Public Library


    3 West Main St., West Brookfield, MA 01585

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to West Brookfield Cdp, 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 Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts.

Area Features of West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts


Airport


(1) Ware Airport  

Building


(1) West Brookfield Fire Department   (2) West Brookfield Police Department   (3) West Brookfield Rescue Squad   (4) West Brookfield Town Hall  

Cemetery


(1) Taylor Cemetery  

Census


(1) West Brookfield Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) First Congregational Church   (2) Sacred Heart Of Jesus Church  

Civil


(1) Town Of West Brookfield  

Dam


(1) Beaudry Pond Dam   (2) Brookhaven Lake Dam   (3) Lamberton Brook Dam  

Forest


(1) West Brookfield State Forest  

Lake


(1) Wickaboag Pond  

Locale


(1) Ragged Hill Orchard  

Park


(1) West Brookfield Center Historic District  

Populated Place


(1) Marks Garrison   (2) West Brookfield  

Reservoir


(1) Beaudry Pond   (2) Brookhaven Lake   (3) Lamberton Brook Reservoir  

School


(1) West Brookfield Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Bradish Brook   (2) Lamberton Brook   (3) Mill Brook   (4) Pierce Brook   (5) Sucker Brook  

Summit


(1) Coys Hill   (2) Foster Hill   (3) Ragged Hill   (4) Whortleberry Hill   (5) Wigwam Hill  

Tower


(1) Ware-am Ware  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts

01585 (pop. 5,617)


Cities Nearby West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts

West Brookfield Town, MA  (pop. 3,883) 0.8 Miles
Warren Cdp, MA  (pop. 1,520) 2.9 Miles
Brookfield Town, MA  (pop. 3,409) 3.5 Miles
Warren Town, MA  (pop. 5,248) 3.6 Miles
North Brookfield Cdp, MA  (pop. 2,314) 3.9 Miles
North Brookfield Town, MA  (pop. 5,048) 4.1 Miles
East Brookfield Cdp, MA  (pop. 1,379) 4.9 Miles
East Brookfield Town, MA  (pop. 2,141) 5.0 Miles
Ware Cdp, MA  (pop. 5,679) 5.4 Miles
New Braintree Town, MA  (pop. 1,104) 5.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts

508



Elevation in West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts is 604.0 ft. (184.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts

Lat: 42.235478 N        Long: -72.146138 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 26   (5.1%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 36   (7.1%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 79   (15.5%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 89   (17.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 59   (11.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 50   (9.8%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 42   (8.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 22   (4.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 5   (1.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 12   (2.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 10   (2.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 38   (7.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 41   (8.1%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 766

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 11

In 3-person carpool : 11

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 14

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 79

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 14


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts)

Less than 5 minutes : 195

5 to 9 minutes : 57

10 to 14 minutes : 55

15 to 19 minutes : 81

20 to 24 minutes : 54

25 to 29 minutes : 57

30 to 34 minutes : 44

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 96

45 to 59 minutes : 83

60 to 89 minutes : 118

90 or more minutes : 41


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts)

With Social Security income : 243

No Social Security income : 382


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts)

With retirement income : 153

No retirement income : 472


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(West Brookfield Cdp, 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 : 9

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $44,999 : 0

$45,000 to $49,999 : 11

$50,000 to $59,999 : 55

$60,000 to $74,999 : 99

$75,000 to $99,999 : 86

$100,000 to $124,999 : 95

$125,000 to $149,999 : 11

$150,000 to $199,999 : 21

$200,000 or more : 42


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $90,774


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts

  • WCMX (1000 AM; 1.0 kW; Leominster, MA; Owner: Twin City Baptist Temple, Inc.)
  • WCTF (1170 AM; 1.0 kW; Vernon, CT; Owner: Family Stations, Inc.)
  • WNEB (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Worcester, MA; Owner: Blount Masscom, Inc.)
  • WARE (1250 AM; 5.0 kW; West Brookfield, MA; Owner: Success Signal Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WSPR (1270 AM; 5.0 kW; Springfield, MA; Owner: Davidson Media Station Wspr Licensee, Llc)
  • WEIM (1280 AM; 5.0 kW; Fitchburg, MA; Owner: Central Broadcasting Company, Llc)
  • WORC (1310 AM; 5.0 kW; Worcester, MA; Owner: Gois Broadcasting Llc)
  • WGAW (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Gardner, MA; Owner: County Broadcasting Company, Llc)
  • WINY (1350 AM; 5.0 kW; Putnam, CT; Owner: Osbrey Broadcasting Company)
  • WPNI (1430 AM; 5.0 kW; Amherst, MA; Owner: 6 Johnson Road Licenses, Inc.)
  • WVEI (1440 AM; 5.0 kW; Worcester, MA; Owner: Entercom Boston License, Llc)
  • WMAS (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; West Springfield, MA; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WACM (1490 AM; 0.47 kW; West Springfield, MA; Owner: Davidson Media Station Wacm Licensee, Llc)
  • WHNP (1600 AM; 2.5 kW; East Longmeadow, MA; Owner: Saga Communications Of New England, Llc)
  • WHYN (560 AM; 5.0 kW; Holyoke, MA; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WTAG (580 AM; 5.0 kW; Holden, MA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WJOE (700 AM; 2.5 kW; Orange, MA; Owner: County Broadcasting Company, Llc)
  • WACE (730 AM; 5.0 kW; Chicopee, MA; Owner: Carter Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WVNE (760 AM; 8.6 kW; North Brookfield, MA; Owner: Blount Masscom, Inc.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50.0 kW; Leicester, MA; Owner: Carter Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WFGL (960 AM; 2.5 kW; Fitchburg, MA; Owner: Csn International)
  • WESO (970 AM; 1.0 kW; Southbridge, MA; Owner: Money Matters Radio, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts

  • WRNX (100.9 FM; Granby, MA; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WCCH (103.5 FM; Holyoke, MA; Owner: Holyoke Community College)
  • WNEK-FM (105.1 FM; Springfield, MA; Owner: Western New England College)
  • WVEI-FM (105.5 FM; Holyoke, MA; Owner: Entercom Springfield License, Llc)
  • WAAF (107.3 FM; Boylston, MA; Owner: Entercom Boston License, Llc)
  • WAAF (107.3 FM; Paxton, MA; Owner: Entercom Boston License, Llc)
  • WCHC (88.1 FM; Worcester, MA; Owner: College Of The Holy Cross)
  • WFCR (88.5 FM; Amherst, MA; Owner: University Of Massachusetts)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Leominster, MA; Owner: Centro De Intercesion Y Adoracion Internacional, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Fitchburg, MA; Owner: Horizon Christian Fellowship)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Leominster, MA; Owner: Prayers For Life, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Leominster, MA; Owner: Three Pyramids Inc.)
  • WAMH (89.3 FM; Amherst, MA; Owner: Trustees Of Amherst College)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Hampden, MA; Owner: Morgan Brook Christian Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Stafford, CT; Owner: Nehemiahs Neighbors Church)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; New Salem, MA; Owner: Athol Orange Community Television, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; New Salem, MA; Owner: Franklin County Christian Ministries)
  • WSCB (89.9 FM; Springfield, MA; Owner: The President & Trustee Of Springfield College)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Westminster, MA; Owner: Horizon Christian Fellowship)
  • WYCM (90.1 FM; Charlton, MA; Owner: Christian Mix Radio, Inc.)
  • WICN (90.5 FM; Boylston, MA; Owner: Wicn Public Radio, Inc)
  • WTCC (90.7 FM; Springfield, MA; Owner: Springfield Technical Community College)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Vernon, CT; Owner: Northeast Hartford Acorn)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Vernon, CT; Owner: Wnyc Radio)
  • NEW (91.1 FM; North Brookfield, MA; Owner: Galaxy Radio, Inc.)
  • WBVC (91.1 FM; Pomfret, CT; Owner: Pomfret School)
  • WMUA (91.1 FM; Amherst, MA; Owner: University Of Massachusetts)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Petersham, MA; Owner: Northeast Gospel Broadcasting Inc.)
  • WCUW (91.3 FM; Worcester, MA; Owner: Wuw, Inc.)
  • WXPL (91.3 FM; Fitchburg, MA; Owner: Fitchburg State College)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; West Brookfield, MA; Owner: Amfmtech Educational Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; West Brookfield, MA; Owner: Home Improvement Ministries)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Douglas, MA; Owner: Horizon Christian Fellowship)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Uxbridge, MA; Owner: Rhode Island Public Radio)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Warren, MA; Owner: The Exec. Comm. Of Trts)
  • WMHC (91.5 FM; South Hadley, MA; Owner: Trustees Of Mount Holyoke College)
  • WAIC (91.9 FM; Springfield, MA; Owner: American International College)
  • WBPR (91.9 FM; Spencer, MA; Owner: University Of Massachusetts)
  • WOZQ (91.9 FM; Northampton, MA; Owner: Trustees Of The Smith College)
  • WHYN-FM (93.1 FM; Holyoke, MA; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WMAS-FM (94.7 FM; West Springfield, MA; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WXRB (95.1 FM; Dudley, MA; Owner: Wxrb-fm Educational Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WSRS (96.1 FM; Paxton, MA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WORC-FM (98.9 FM; Quinebaug, CT; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)

TV Broadcast Stations Near West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts

  • WUNI (Channel 27; Boylston, MA; Owner: Entravision Holdings, Llc)
  • WGGB-TV (Channel 40; Holyoke, MA; Owner: Gormally Broadcasting, Llc)
  • WYDN (Channel 48; Paxton, MA; Owner: Educational Public Tv Corporation)
  • WGBY-TV (Channel 57; Holyoke, MA; Owner: Wgbh Educational Foundation)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 79  (27.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 59  (20.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 28  (9.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 25  (8.8%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 102  (39.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 74  (28.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 78  (29.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 27 Farms In West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts


(updated 2008)



Banks In West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts

Country Bank For Savings - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 15

North Brookfield Savings Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $258.7k
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 7

(updated 2014)







Airports Near West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts

  • Southbridge Municipal


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

  • Worcester Regional


    (about 14.1 miles in Worcester, Massachusetts; Airport Code: ORH)

  • Westover AFB


    (about 19.8 miles in Chicopee, Massachusetts; Airport Code: CEF)

  • Westover ARB Metropolitan


    (about 20.1 miles in Chicopee, Massachusetts; Airport Code: CEF)

  • Sterling Airport


    (about 22.4 miles in Sterling, Massachusetts; Airport Code: RQM)

  • Gardner Municipal


    (about 22.7 miles in East Templeton, Massachusetts; Airport Code: GDM)

  • Orange Municipal


    (about 24.2 miles in Orange, Massachusetts; Airport Code: JZB)

  • Northampton Airport


    (about 24.6 miles in Northampton, Massachusetts; Airport Code: MA5)

  • Fitchburg Municipal


    (about 29.6 miles in Leominster, Massachusetts; Airport Code: UXO)

  • Westfield Barnes Regional


    (about 29.6 miles in Westfield, Massachusetts; Airport Code: BAF)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

88.64%

Carpooled

2.08%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.76%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

4.92%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

3.60%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including West Brookfield Cdp, 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 Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 375

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 11

Female householder, no husband present : 43

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 175

Householder not living alone : 21


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 11

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 614


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 364

Renter-occupied housing units : 11

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 11

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 32

Renter-occupied housing units : 11

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 98

Renter-occupied housing units : 98


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 11

$10,000 to $14,999 : 31

$15,000 to $19,999 : 33

$20,000 to $24,999 : 32

$25,000 to $29,999 : 22

$30,000 to $34,999 : 9

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $44,999 : 0

$45,000 to $49,999 : 11

$50,000 to $59,999 : 76

$60,000 to $74,999 : 134

$75,000 to $99,999 : 66

$100,000 to $124,999 : 95

$125,000 to $149,999 : 42

$150,000 to $199,999 : 21

$200,000 or more : 42


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts)

Total : 761


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts)

Occupied : 625

Vacant : 136


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 0

Built 1990 to 1999 : 97

Built 1980 to 1989 : 22

Built 1970 to 1979 : 57

Built 1960 to 1969 : 36

Built 1950 to 1959 : 95

Built 1940 to 1949 : 0

Built 1939 or earlier : 454


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts)

Utility gas : 216

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 20

Electricity : 87

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 272

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 30

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(West Brookfield Cdp, 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 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 10

$100,000 to $124,999 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 22

$150,000 to $174,999 : 22

$175,000 to $199,999 : 21

$200,000 to $249,999 : 142

$250,000 to $299,999 : 136

$300,000 to $399,999 : 98

$400,000 to $499,999 : 12

$500,000 to $749,999 : 31

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(West Brookfield Cdp, 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 : 41

Home equity loan only : 44

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 35

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 210

Housing units without a mortgage : 164


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 :

Built 1980 to 1989 : $237,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $232,900

Built 1960 to 1969 :

Built 1950 to 1959 : $258,500

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $270,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts: 56.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Massachusetts: 63.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 97.01%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 2.99%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in West Brookfield Cdp, 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 12 12 $1,800,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

12 12 $1,800,000
2000        
  Single Family 13 13 $1,900,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

13 13 $1,900,000
2001        
  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
2002        
  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
2003        
  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
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

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

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

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (West Brookfield Cdp, MA): $41,875
Median Household Income In 2000 (Massachusetts): $50,502


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (West Brookfield Cdp): $135,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Massachusetts): $182,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (West Brookfield Cdp): $493
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Massachusetts): $684


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts

Utility Gas: 37.3%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.1%
Electricity: 10.6%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 49.4%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.6%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts

Quaboag Valley Vna


     Address: 42b Wright Street, Palmer, Massachusetts 01069
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/7/1966

Auburn District Nursing Assn


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

Excel Home Care Services Inc


     Address: 185 West Avenue, Suite 103, Ludlow, Massachusetts 01056
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/17/2007

Overlook Vna - Worcester


     Address: 67 Millbrook Street, Worcester, Massachusetts 01606
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 9/4/1997

Acclaim Home Health Care, Inc


     Address: 237 Chandler Street, Worcester, Massachusetts 01609
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/11/2006

Hospitals Close To West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts

Baystate Mary Lane Hospital


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

Wing Memorial Hospital And Medical Center


     Address: 40 Wright Street, Palmer, Massachusetts 01069
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Harrington Memorial Hospital


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

Adcare Hospital Of Worcester Inc


     Address: 107 Lincoln Street, Worcester, Massachusetts 01605
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

Umass Memorial Medical Center Inc


     Address: 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts

Quaboag On The Common


     Address: 47 East Main Street, West Brookfield, Massachusetts 01585
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 135
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Palmer Healthcare Center


     Address: 250 Shearer Street, Palmer, Massachusetts 01069
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 61
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Overlook Masonic Health Center


     Address: Masonic Home Road Po Box 1000, Charlton, Massachusetts 01507
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 132
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Radius Healthcare-southbridge


     Address: 84 Chapin Street, Southbridge, Massachusetts 01550
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 143
     Percent Occupied: 99%

Life Care Center Of Auburn


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



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts

Name: Vermont Yankee
Address: PO Box 157, Governor Hunt Road; Vernon, VT 05354
Distance: 41 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts

    Retired Workers: 580
    Disabled Workers: 145
    Widowers Workers: 85
    Spouses Workers: 45
    Children Workers: 55


(updated 2007)



Worcester County, Massachusetts Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 56.41%
  • Bush & Cheney 42.30%
  • Other 1.30%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

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

Relocation to Worcester County, MA

4.47 % of Worcester County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $50,737

Massachusetts Average 6.31 %

0.14 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $13,888

Massachusetts Average 0.28 %

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

  • Middlesex County , MA 1.37 % ($58,665 AGI )
  • Norfolk County , MA 0.29 % ($58,509 AGI )
  • Suffolk County , MA 0.18 % ($52,994 AGI )

Relocation away from Worcester County, MA

4.90 % of Worcester County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $51,085

Massachusetts Average 6.91 %

0.08 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $39,302

Massachusetts Average 0.11 %

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

  • Middlesex County , MA 0.91 % ($51,723 AGI )
  • Norfolk County , MA 0.25 % ($49,788 AGI )
  • Suffolk County , MA 0.22 % ($45,031 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Massachusetts

Low Bracket: $0 (5.30%)
High Bracket: Unlimited (5.30%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Massachusetts

5.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts is based on over 50 years of data.





















Storms In West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
08/03/2005, 03:35 pm 0 0 $5K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
08/14/2005, 03:53 pm 0 0 $5K --
         





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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 Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in West Brookfield Cdp, Massachusetts

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Rape 1 2 1 0 1 0 n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 26 52 26 0 26 0 n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Robbery 2 0 1 0 2 0 n/a 1 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 52 0 26 0 51 0 n/a 26 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Assault 8 13 3 10 8 11 n/a 7 5 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 209 338 77 257 206 281 n/a 183 130 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Burglary 25 23 26 19 10 13 n/a 15 6 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 654 597 669 488 257 332 n/a 392 156 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Larceny Theft 32 31 27 29 27 25 n/a 37 24 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 837 805 695 746 695 638 n/a 967 622 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Vehicle Theft 8 6 5 3 3 6 n/a 3 1 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 209 156 129 77 77 153 n/a 78 26 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Arson 2 0 1 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 52 0 26 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
3 4 1 3 3 3 n/a 2 1 n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
17 15 15 13 10 11 n/a 14 8 n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
10 9 8 8 6 7 n/a 8 5 n/a n/a n/a n/a


(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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