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Demographics Analysis

The people of Westwood 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
(Westwood Town, Massachusetts)

Male:

Under 5 years : 537

5 to 9 years : 581

10 to 14 years : 702

15 to 17 years : 319

18 and 19 years : 103

20 years : 40

21 years : 40

22 to 24 years : 114

25 to 29 years : 135

30 to 34 years : 133

35 to 39 years : 403

40 to 44 years : 604

45 to 49 years : 652

50 to 54 years : 591

55 to 59 years : 473

60 and 61 years : 113

62 to 64 years : 187

65 and 66 years : 165

67 to 69 years : 63

70 to 74 years : 158

75 to 79 years : 176

80 to 84 years : 259

85 years and over : 227

Female:

Under 5 years : 349

5 to 9 years : 733

10 to 14 years : 372

15 to 17 years : 446

18 and 19 years : 155

20 years : 27

21 years : 10

22 to 24 years : 126

25 to 29 years : 92

30 to 34 years : 144

35 to 39 years : 537

40 to 44 years : 669

45 to 49 years : 558

50 to 54 years : 599

55 to 59 years : 454

60 and 61 years : 108

62 to 64 years : 247

65 and 66 years : 175

67 to 69 years : 173

70 to 74 years : 150

75 to 79 years : 312

80 to 84 years : 418

85 years and over : 411


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Westwood Town, Massachusetts)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 8,061

Multiple ancestry : 5,016

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 115

Ancestry not reported : 848


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 12,844

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 62

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 827

Not a U.S. citizen : 307


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Westwood Town, Massachusetts)

Total:

Under 5 years : 886

5 to 17 years : 3,153

18 to 24 years : 615

25 to 34 years : 504

35 to 44 years : 2,213

45 to 54 years : 2,400

55 to 59 years : 927

60 and 61 years : 221

62 to 64 years : 434

65 to 74 years : 884

75 years and over : 1,803

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 742

5 to 17 years : 2,687

18 to 24 years : 572

25 to 34 years : 265

35 to 44 years : 1,229

45 to 54 years : 1,495

55 to 59 years : 613

60 and 61 years : 177

62 to 64 years : 266

65 to 74 years : 588

75 years and over : 989

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 123

5 to 17 years : 341

18 to 24 years : 29

25 to 34 years : 155

35 to 44 years : 642

45 to 54 years : 725

55 to 59 years : 281

60 and 61 years : 23

62 to 64 years : 151

65 to 74 years : 160

75 years and over : 591

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 : 15

55 to 59 years : 6

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 24

75 years and over : 17

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 21

5 to 17 years : 125

18 to 24 years : 14

25 to 34 years : 84

35 to 44 years : 342

45 to 54 years : 165

55 to 59 years : 27

60 and 61 years : 21

62 to 64 years : 17

65 to 74 years : 112

75 years and over : 206


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Westwood Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 4,773

Female : 4,850

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,438

Female : 1,783

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 16

Female : 46

Foreign born:

Male : 548

Female : 586


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Westwood Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence : 9,239

Born in other state in the United States : 3,026

Native: born outside the United States : 62

Foreign born : 924


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,833

Now married, except separated : 4,260

Divorced : 319

Separated : 9

Widowed : 492

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 185

Now married, except separated : 2,092

Divorced : 128

Separated : 27

Widowed : 364

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 53

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 9

Foreign born:

Never married : 54

Now married, except separated : 769

Divorced : 21

Separated : 0

Widowed : 151


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 12,110

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 72

Speak English less than "very well" : 53

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 46

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 49

Speak English less than "very well" : 21

German:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Greek:

Speak English "very well" : 90

Speak English less than "very well" : 8

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 66

Speak English less than "very well" : 33

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 26

Speak English less than "very well" : 14

Armenian:

Speak English "very well" : 14

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Persian:

Speak English "very well" : 94

Speak English less than "very well" : 13

Hindi:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 8

Other Indic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 64

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 61

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 72

Speak English less than "very well" : 22

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 17

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Asian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 55

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 35

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hungarian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 9

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 71

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Westwood Town, Massachusetts

  • Irish: 4,744   (28.4%)
  • Italian: 2,290   (13.7%)
  • English: 1,941   (11.6%)
  • German: 1,191   (7.1%)
  • Other Groups: 914   (5.5%)
  • Polish: 563   (3.4%)
  • United States Or American: 527   (3.2%)
  • Scottish: 470   (2.8%)
  • Arab: 436   (2.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 362   (2.2%)
  • French Canadian: 359   (2.2%)
  • Greek: 341   (2.0%)
  • Swedish: 327   (2.0%)
  • Scotch-irish: 294   (1.8%)
  • Russian: 294   (1.8%)
  • Lithuanian: 182   (1.1%)
  • European: 130   (0.8%)
  • Armenian: 130   (0.8%)
  • Iranian: 119   (0.7%)
  • Canadian: 116   (0.7%)
  • Portuguese: 107   (0.6%)
  • Norwegian: 105   (0.6%)
  • Dutch: 91   (0.5%)
  • Eastern European: 84   (0.5%)
  • Ukrainian: 82   (0.5%)
  • British: 79   (0.5%)
  • Welsh: 59   (0.4%)
  • Northern European: 49   (0.3%)
  • Hungarian: 36   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 34   (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 32   (0.2%)
  • Finnish: 32   (0.2%)
  • Latvian: 29   (0.2%)
  • Icelander: 29   (0.2%)
  • Czech: 20   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 19   (0.1%)
  • Subsaharan African: 19   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 16   (0.1%)
  • Bulgarian: 7   (0.0%)
  • Israeli: 6   (0.0%)
  • Albanian: 5   (0.0%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 5   (0.0%)
  • Romanian: 5   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Westwood Town, Massachusetts is 14,040



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Westwood Town, Massachusetts: 6,775
Female Population in Westwood Town, Massachusetts: 7,265


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Westwood Town, Massachusetts: 42.1
Median Female Resident Age in Westwood Town, Massachusetts: 44.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Massachusetts is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Westwood Town, Massachusetts


White


Both sexes

44.7

Male

43.7

Female

45.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

38.5

Male

37.7

Female

39.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

20.5

Male

18.0

Female

44.5

Asian


Both sexes

39.2

Male

40.4

Female

37.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

33.3

Male

18.5

Female

36.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

10.9

Male

10.6

Female

11.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

31.5

Male

19.3

Female

37.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

44.8

Male

43.8

Female

45.6


(updated 2010)



Races in Westwood Town, Massachusetts


  • White: 13,251
  • African American: 118
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 412
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 6
  • Some Other Race: 32
  • Two or More Races: 221



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 14   (0.31%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 6   (0.13%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 34   (0.76%)
  • 9th Grade: 21   (0.47%)
  • 10th Grade: 29   (0.65%)
  • 11th Grade: 46   (1.03%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 108   (2.43%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 572   (12.86%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 122   (2.74%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 342   (7.69%)
  • Associate Degree: 199   (4.47%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 1,649   (37.06%)
  • Master's Degree: 696   (15.64%)
  • Professional School Degree: 445   (10%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 166   (3.73%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 8   (0.15%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 16   (0.3%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 19   (0.36%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 26   (0.49%)
  • 9th Grade: 20   (0.38%)
  • 10th Grade: 67   (1.27%)
  • 11th Grade: 46   (0.87%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 73   (1.38%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,068   (20.25%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 288   (5.46%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 580   (11%)
  • Associate Degree: 437   (8.28%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 1,614   (30.6%)
  • Master's Degree: 694   (13.16%)
  • Professional School Degree: 233   (4.42%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 86   (1.63%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Schools (Private) In Westwood Town, Massachusetts

  • Mulberry Child Care And Preschool


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 200 Providence Highway, Westwood, MA 02090, Phone: (781) 329-9550, Students: 10 )

  • The Westwood Montessori School


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 738 High Street, Westwood, MA 02090, Phone: (781) 329-5557, Students: 3 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Westwood Town, Massachusetts

  • Islington Branch Library


    280 Washington Street, Westwood, MA 02090

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Westwood Town, Massachusetts

  • Westwood Public Library


    668 High St., Westwood, MA 02090

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Westwood Town, Massachusetts


  • Bergen-rockland Chapter National Railway Historical Society


    Po Box 454, Westwood, NJ 07675

  • Blue Hill Adventures & Quarry Museum


    Po 843, Westwood, MA 02090

  • Westwood Heritage Society-our Home Town Inc


    Po Box 611, Westwood, NJ 07675

  • Westwood Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 2575, Westwood, MA 02090

  • Westwood Museum Inc


    Po Box 355, Westwood, CA 96137

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Westwood Town, Massachusetts


Building


(1) Martha Jones School Library   (2) Westwood Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters   (3) Westwood Fire Department Station 2   (4) Westwood High School Library   (5) Westwood Library   (6) Westwood Police Department   (7) Westwood Public Library  

Church


(1) First Baptist Church Of Westwood   (2) First Parish Of Westwood   (3) Saint Johns Episcopal Church   (4) Westwood Evangelical Free Church  

Civil


(1) Town Of Westwood  

Dam


(1) Noannet Pond Dam  

Hospital


(1) Arbour Health System Westwood Lodge  

Lake


(1) Buckmaster Pond   (2) Lee Pond   (3) Stevens Pond  

Locale


(1) Islington Station   (2) Norfolk Golf Club  

Park


(1) Ellis Gardens Playground   (2) Mcaleer Playground  

Populated Place


(1) Ellis   (2) Islington   (3) Westwood  

Post Office


(1) Islington Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Noannet Pond  

Ridge


(1) Satans Kingdom  

School


(1) Capen School   (2) Deerfield School   (3) E W Thurston Middle School   (4) E W Thurston Middle School   (5) Islington High School   (6) John P Oldham School   (7) Martha Jones School   (8) Oldham School   (9) Paul Hanlon School   (10) Pond Plain School   (11) Westwood High School   (12) William E Sheehan School   (13) Xaverian Brothers High School  

Summit


(1) Cat Rock   (2) Fox Hill   (3) High Rock   (4) Oak Hill   (5) Peaked Rock   (6) Pheasant Hill   (7) Twin Pine Hill  

Swamp


(1) Fisher Meadow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Westwood Town, Massachusetts

02090 (pop. 14,087)


Cities Nearby Westwood Town, Massachusetts

Norwood Town, MA  (pop. 28,823) 2.2 Miles
Norwood Cdp, MA  (pop. 28,823) 2.2 Miles
Dedham Cdp, MA  (pop. 25,079) 2.8 Miles
Dedham Town, MA  (pop. 25,079) 2.8 Miles
Dover Cdp, MA  (pop. 2,715) 3.9 Miles
Dover Town, MA  (pop. 5,663) 4.2 Miles
Needham Cdp, MA  (pop. 29,425) 4.9 Miles
Needham Town, MA  (pop. 29,425) 4.9 Miles
Canton Town, MA  (pop. 21,991) 5.3 Miles
Medfield Cdp, MA  (pop. 6,749) 5.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Westwood Town, Massachusetts

781



Elevation in Westwood Town, Massachusetts is 223.0 ft. (68.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Westwood Town, Massachusetts

Lat: 42.218098 N        Long: -71.206226 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 51   (0.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 73   (1.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 140   (2.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 335   (5.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 563   (9.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 1,076   (17.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 1,049   (17.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 1,393   (22.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 469   (7.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 365   (5.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 143   (2.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 43   (0.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 276   (4.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 207   (3.3%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Westwood Town, Massachusetts)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 4,568

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 293

In 3-person carpool : 12

In 4-person carpool : 27

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 28

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 12

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

Subway or elevated : 59

Railroad : 377

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 14

Walked : 203

Other means : 42

Worked at home : 421


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Westwood Town, Massachusetts)

Less than 5 minutes : 218

5 to 9 minutes : 454

10 to 14 minutes : 619

15 to 19 minutes : 507

20 to 24 minutes : 384

25 to 29 minutes : 302

30 to 34 minutes : 952

35 to 39 minutes : 383

40 to 44 minutes : 625

45 to 59 minutes : 721

60 to 89 minutes : 435

90 or more minutes : 35


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 1,937

No Social Security income : 3,134


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 1,190

No retirement income : 3,881


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Westwood Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 60

$10,000 to $14,999 : 8

$15,000 to $19,999 : 23

$20,000 to $24,999 : 83

$25,000 to $29,999 : 69

$30,000 to $34,999 : 47

$35,000 to $39,999 : 22

$40,000 to $44,999 : 69

$45,000 to $49,999 : 21

$50,000 to $59,999 : 165

$60,000 to $74,999 : 212

$75,000 to $99,999 : 409

$100,000 to $124,999 : 605

$125,000 to $149,999 : 265

$150,000 to $199,999 : 641

$200,000 or more : 1,170


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $137,527


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Westwood 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)
  • WBNW (1120 AM; 5.0 kW; Maynard, MA; Owner: Money Matters Radio, Inc.)
  • 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.)
  • WESX (1230 AM; 0.45 kW; Lynn, MA; Owner: Principle Boston Holdco Llc)
  • WESX (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Marblehead, MA; Owner: Principle Boston Holdco Llc)
  • 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)
  • WLYN (1360 AM; 0.7 kW; Lynn, MA; Owner: Multicultural Radio Broadcasting Licensee, Llc)
  • WNRI (1380 AM; 2.5 kW; Woonsocket, RI; Owner: Bouchard Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WLLH (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Lowell, MA; Owner: J Sports Licensee Llc)
  • WMSX (1410 AM; 1.0 kW; Brockton, MA; Owner: Hispanic Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WXKS (1430 AM; 5.0 kW; Somerville, MA; Owner: Amfm Radio Licenses, L.l.c.)
  • WXBR (1460 AM; 5.0 kW; Brockton, MA; Owner: Btr Boston, Inc.)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50.0 kW; Burlington, MA; Owner: Entercom Boston License, Llc)
  • WJIB (740 AM; 0.25 kW; Cambridge, MA; Owner: Bob Bittner Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WNNW (800 AM; 3.0 kW; Andover, MA; Owner: Costa-eagle Radio Ventures Limited Partnership)
  • 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)
  • WCAP (980 AM; 5.0 kW; Lowell, MA; Owner: Merrimack Valley Radio, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Westwood Town, Massachusetts

  • 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.)
  • WAAF (107.3 FM; Boylston, MA; Owner: Entercom Boston License, Llc)
  • 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)
  • WMBR (88.1 FM; Cambridge, MA; Owner: Technology Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WGAO (88.3 FM; Franklin, MA; Owner: Dean College)
  • WIQH (88.3 FM; Concord, MA; Owner: Concord-carlisle Regional School District)
  • WRPS (88.3 FM; Rockland, MA; Owner: Rockland Public Schools)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Middleboro, MA; Owner: Home Improvement Ministries)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Middleboro, MA; Owner: Talking Information Center, Incorporated)
  • 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)
  • WHAB (89.1 FM; Acton, MA; Owner: Acton-boxborough Regional School District)
  • WGBH (89.7 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Wgbh Educational Foundation)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Brockton, MA; Owner: Brockton Educational Outreach Center Inc)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Brockton, MA; Owner: Easton Community Broadcast Station)
  • WZBC (90.3 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Trustees Of Boston College)
  • WICN (90.5 FM; Boylston, MA; Owner: Wicn Public Radio, Inc)
  • WBUR-FM (90.9 FM; Newton, MA; Owner: The Executive Committee Of Trustees Of The Boston University)
  • 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; Douglas, MA; Owner: Horizon Christian Fellowship)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Uxbridge, MA; Owner: Rhode Island Public Radio)
  • 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)
  • WUML (91.5 FM; Lowell, MA; Owner: University Of Massachusetts, Lowell)
  • WZLY (91.5 FM; Wellesley, MA; Owner: Wellesley College)
  • NEW (91.7 FM; Maynard, MA; Owner: University Of Massachusetts)
  • NEW (91.7 FM; Marshfield, MA; Owner: University Of Massachusetts)
  • WAVM (91.7 FM; Maynard, MA; Owner: Maynard)
  • WAVM (91.7 FM; Maynard, MA; Owner: Maynard)
  • WMWM (91.7 FM; Salem, MA; Owner: Salem State College Board Of Trustees)
  • 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)
  • WMKK (93.7 FM; Peabody, MA; Owner: Entercom Boston License, Llc)
  • 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.)
  • WKAF (97.7 FM; Boston, MA; Owner: Entercom Boston License, L.l.c.)
  • WYAJ (97.7 FM; Sudbury, MA; Owner: Sudbury Valley Broadcasting Foundation)
  • WBMX (98.5 FM; Newton, MA; Owner: Cbs Radio Stations Inc.)
  • WCRB (99.5 FM; Andover, MA; Owner: Nassau Broadcasting Ii, L.l.c.)
  • WHHB (99.9 FM; Holliston, MA; Owner: Holliston High School)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Westwood 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.)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; Boylston, MA; Owner: Entravision Holdings, Llc)
  • 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)
  • WNAC-TV (Channel 64; Seekonk, MA; Owner: Wnac, Llc)
  • WUTF-TV (Channel 66; Hudson, MA; Owner: Telefutura Boston 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 Westwood Town, Massachusetts

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 2,081  (59.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 283  (8.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 602  (17.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 6  (0.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 314  (9.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,751  (57.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 238  (7.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 969  (31.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 5  (0.2%)


(updated 2010)





Amtrak Stations in Westwood Town, Massachusetts

Rail Station(s)


    50 University Ave
    Westwood, Massachusetts 02090

(updated 2008)



There are 5 Farms In Westwood Town, Massachusetts


(updated 2008)



Banks In Westwood Town, Massachusetts

Bank Of America, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.9b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5,094

Dedham Institution For Savings - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.2m
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 12

The Needham Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 6

Peoples Federal Savings Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $605.2k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 8

Citizens Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $100.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 864

Santander Bank, N.a. - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $77.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 702

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Westwood Town, Massachusetts

  • Norwood Memorial


    (about 2.6 miles in Norwood, Massachusetts; Airport Code: OWD)

  • Cambridge Airport


    (about 5.8 miles in Boston, Massachusetts; Airport Code: JHY)

  • Boston City Heliport


    (about 8.3 miles in Newton, Massachusetts; Airport Code: JBC)

  • Waltham Hospital Heliport


    (about 10.4 miles in South Waltham, Massachusetts; Airport Code: WLM)

  • Quincy Airport


    (about 10.8 miles in Quincy, Massachusetts; Airport Code: MQI)

  • Nashua Street Heliport


    (about 12.5 miles in Boston, Massachusetts; Airport Code: QQD)

  • Woburn Airport


    (about 12.7 miles in Cambridge, Massachusetts; Airport Code: WBN)

  • Logan International


    (about 14.3 miles in Boston, Massachusetts; Airport Code: BOS)

  • South Weymouth NAS


    (about 14.4 miles in South Weymouth, Massachusetts; Airport Code: NZW)

  • Mansfield Municipal


    (about 15.0 miles in Mansfield, Massachusetts; Airport Code: QMN)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Westwood Town, Massachusetts

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

78.92%

Carpooled

4.62%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.71%

Railroad

9.02%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.08%

Walked

1.31%

Other Means

0.55%

Worked At Home

4.79%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 3,508

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 124

Female householder, no husband present : 237

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,099

Householder not living alone : 103


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 44

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 77

All other households : 4,950


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Westwood Town, Massachusetts)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,340

Renter-occupied housing units : 168

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 102

Renter-occupied housing units : 22

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 237

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 768

Renter-occupied housing units : 434


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Westwood Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 137

$10,000 to $14,999 : 226

$15,000 to $19,999 : 127

$20,000 to $24,999 : 213

$25,000 to $29,999 : 139

$30,000 to $34,999 : 124

$35,000 to $39,999 : 67

$40,000 to $44,999 : 94

$45,000 to $49,999 : 89

$50,000 to $59,999 : 301

$60,000 to $74,999 : 263

$75,000 to $99,999 : 425

$100,000 to $124,999 : 673

$125,000 to $149,999 : 310

$150,000 to $199,999 : 688

$200,000 or more : 1,195


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Westwood Town, Massachusetts)

Total : 5,271


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Westwood Town, Massachusetts)

Occupied : 5,071

Vacant : 200


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Westwood Town, Massachusetts)

Median number of rooms : 8


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Westwood Town, Massachusetts)

Built 2005 or later : 89

Built 2000 to 2004 : 81

Built 1990 to 1999 : 526

Built 1980 to 1989 : 293

Built 1970 to 1979 : 638

Built 1960 to 1969 : 821

Built 1950 to 1959 : 1,042

Built 1940 to 1949 : 828

Built 1939 or earlier : 953


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Westwood Town, Massachusetts)

Utility gas : 1,843

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 88

Electricity : 416

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 2,695

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 21

No fuel used : 8


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Westwood 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 : 13

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 18

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 7

$150,000 to $174,999 : 20

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 48

$250,000 to $299,999 : 32

$300,000 to $399,999 : 418

$400,000 to $499,999 : 741

$500,000 to $749,999 : 1,783

$750,000 to $999,999 : 916

$1,000,000 or more : 451


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Westwood 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 : 122

Home equity loan only : 1,016

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 20

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,651

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,638


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $1,000,001

Built 2000 to 2004 : $851,600

Built 1990 to 1999 : $839,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $648,400

Built 1970 to 1979 : $776,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $657,400

Built 1950 to 1959 : $601,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $561,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $524,400


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Westwood Town, Massachusetts: 75.5%

Percentage of Family Households in Massachusetts: 63.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Westwood Town, Massachusetts

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 89.29%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 10.71%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Westwood 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 $7,023,400
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

25 25 $7,023,400
2000        
  Single Family 21 21 $7,507,100
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

21 21 $7,507,100
2001        
  Single Family 16 16 $7,539,050
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

16 16 $7,539,050
2002        
  Single Family 12 12 $6,116,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

12 12 $6,116,000
2003        
  Single Family 12 12 $6,581,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

12 12 $6,581,000
2004        
  Single Family 12 12 $4,850,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

12 12 $4,850,000
2005        
  Single Family 11 11 $5,955,200
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 11 $5,955,200
2006        
  Single Family 8 8 $3,103,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 2 102 $9,979,500
  Total

10 110 $13,082,500


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Westwood Town, MA): $87,394
Median Household Income In 2000 (Massachusetts): $50,502


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Westwood Town): $359,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Massachusetts): $182,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Westwood Town): $672
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Massachusetts): $684


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Westwood Town, Massachusetts

Utility Gas: 36.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.8%
Electricity: 4.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 57.4%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.4%
No Fuel Used: 0.1%


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



Health Care Centers Close To Westwood Town, Massachusetts

Caritas Home Care


     Address: 3 Edgewater Drive, Norwood, Massachusetts 02062
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 4/9/1981

Commonwealth Communities Home Health Care Agency


     Address: 50 Kerry Place, Norwood, Massachusetts 02062
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/30/2004

Family Care Extended, Inc


     Address: 687 Highland Avenue, 3rd Floor, Needham, Massachusetts 02494
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/6/2005

North Hill Home Health Care


     Address: 865 Central Ave Suite F-308, Needham, Massachusetts 02492
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 5/8/1997

Hebrew Seniorlife - Home Health Care


     Address: 1 Del Pond Drive, Canton, Massachusetts 02021
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 10/18/1995

Hospitals Close To Westwood Town, Massachusetts

"caritas Norwood Hospital, Inc"


     Address: 800 Washington Street, Norwood, Massachusetts 02062
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital - Needham


     Address: 148 Chestnut Street, Needham, Massachusetts 02494
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Milton Hospital Inc


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

Newton-wellesley Hospital


     Address: 2014 Washington Street, Newton, Massachusetts 02462
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

New England Baptist Hospital


     Address: 125 Parker Hill Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02120
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Westwood Town, Massachusetts

Clark House Nursing Center At Fox Hill


     Address: 30 Longwood Drive, Westwood, Massachusetts 02090
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 66
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Charlwell House


     Address: 305 Walpole Street, Norwood, Massachusetts 02062
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 118
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Ellis Nursing Home (the)


     Address: 135 Ellis Avenue, Norwood, Massachusetts 02062
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 174
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Golden Living Center-norwood


     Address: 460 Washington Street, Norwood, Massachusetts 02062
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 114
     Percent Occupied: 67%

Victoria Haven Nursing Facility


     Address: 137 Nichols Street, Norwood, Massachusetts 02062
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 30
     Percent Occupied: 97%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Westwood Town, Massachusetts

Name: Pilgrim
Address: Rocky Hill Road; Plymouth, MA 02360
Distance: 38 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Westwood Town, Massachusetts

    Retired Workers: 2,070
    Disabled Workers: 155
    Widowers Workers: 315
    Spouses Workers: 190
    Children Workers: 160


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Westwood Town, Massachusetts


Charges


Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $28,000
Elementary & Secondary Education School Lunch: $492,000
Elementary & Secondary Education - Other: $280,000
Parks & Recreation: $145,000
Sewerage: $3,930,000
All Other: $814,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Education: $42,000


State Intergovernmental


Education: $13,216,000
General Support: $817,000
Highways: $557,000
Public Welfare: $21,000
All Other: $262,000


Current Operations


Elementary & Secondary Education: $34,542,000
Financial Administration: $586,000
Fire Protection: $2,168,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $135,000
Central Staff Services: $472,000
General Public Buildings: $536,000
Health Services - Other: $162,000
Regular Highways: $2,177,000
Libraries: $860,000
Natural Resources - Other: $28,000
Parks & Recreation: $249,000
Police Protection: $2,459,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $267,000
Welfare - Other: $51,000
Sewerage: $759,000
Solid Waste Management: $1,450,000
General - Other: $6,970,000


Other Capital Outlay


Elementary And Secondary Education: $3,720,000
Financial Administration: $1,000
Fire Protection: $513,000
Central Staff: $1,000
Health - Other: $1,000
Regular Highways: $539,000
Libraries: $5,000
Parks & Recreation: $1,000
Police Protection: $100,000
Protective Inspection & Regulation, Nec: $1,000
Welfare - Other: $2,000
Sewerage: $523,000
General - Other: $163,000


General


Interest On Debt: $2,230,000


Intergovernmental To State


General: $1,877,000
Transit Utilities: $264,000


Intergovernmental To Local Nec


Elementary And Secondary Education: $674,000
Central Staff Services: $4,000
Health: $49,000


Tax


Property: $43,959,000
Other Selective Sales: $33,000
Other License: $562,000


Miscellaneous


Interest Earnings: $688,000
Fines & Forfeits: $20,000
Donations From Private Sources: $265,000
General Revenue, Nec: $39,000


Bond Fund


Cash & Deposits: $3,794,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $9,717,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $26,093,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,580,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $49,530,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $54,110,000


Short Term Debt Outstanding


Beginning: $5,448,000
End Of Fiscal Year: $275,000


(updated 2006)



Norfolk County, Massachusetts Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 60.21%
  • Bush & Cheney 38.58%
  • Other 1.20%



(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 Westwood Town, Massachusetts citizens.

Relocation to Norfolk County, MA

8.02 % of Norfolk County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $59,555

Massachusetts Average 6.31 %

0.24 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $19,127

Massachusetts Average 0.28 %

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

  • Suffolk County , MA 2.20 % ($55,985 AGI )
  • Middlesex County , MA 1.24 % ($77,454 AGI )
  • Plymouth County , MA 0.94 % ($54,265 AGI )

Relocation away from Norfolk County, MA

8.41 % of Norfolk 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 $67,487

Massachusetts Average 6.91 %

0.12 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $58,278

Massachusetts Average 0.11 %

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

  • Suffolk County , MA 1.59 % ($65,283 AGI )
  • Middlesex County , MA 1.32 % ($73,785 AGI )
  • Plymouth County , MA 1.14 % ($60,184 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 Westwood Town, Massachusetts is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Westwood Town, Massachusetts

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/28/2006, 05:46 pm 0 0 $10K --
08/20/2004, 05:40 pm 0 0 $75K --
08/02/2002, 02:52 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/15/2002, 06:03 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/27/2002, 04:55 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 Westwood Town, Massachusetts directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Westwood 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 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 1 1 2 5 4
    per 100,000 0 7 0 0 14 0 0 14 7 7 14 34 27
Robbery 2 4 5 1 2 2 1 2 2 1 3 2 4
    per 100,000 14 28 35 7 14 14 7 14 14 7 20 13 27
Assault 0 6 10 4 7 10 5 8 14 13 11 20 12
    per 100,000 0 42 70 28 50 72 36 57 98 92 75 135 81
Burglary 23 21 15 26 19 22 22 32 21 34 36 36 17
    per 100,000 162 147 106 185 136 157 160 229 148 240 245 242 114
Larceny Theft 114 115 136 101 106 121 110 114 124 128 89 95 87
    per 100,000 804 805 958 718 758 865 798 815 872 902 605 640 586
Vehicle Theft 9 8 4 15 6 10 17 10 15 8 8 5 7
    per 100,000 63 56 28 107 43 72 123 71 105 56 54 34 47
Arson 0 1 1 1 0 2 0 5 0 1 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 7 7 7 0 14 0 36 0 7 0 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
0 3 4 1 3 3 2 3 4 4 4 7 5
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
37 36 39 36 33 39 37 40 40 43 33 34 28
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
19 20 21 19 18 21 19 22 22 23 19 20 16


(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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