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Population in 2010: 15,985. Population change since 2000: +9.4%
Males: 7,538  (47.2%)
Females: 8,447  (52.8%)

Median resident age:  39.5 years
Massachusetts median age:  39.2 years

Zip codes: 02351.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $74,812 (it was $57,100 in 2000)
Abington:

$74,812
MA:

$65,339
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $31,717

Abington CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $308,413 (it was $178,900 in 2000)
Abington:

$308,413
MA:

$323,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $376,523; Detached houses: $378,468; Townhouses or other attached units: $366,623; In 2-unit structures: $367,312; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $441,440; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $301,487

Median gross rent in 2012: $1,141.

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  • White alone - 14,863 (93.3%)
  • Asian alone - 359 (2.3%)
  • Black alone - 269 (1.7%)
  • Hispanic - 270 (1.7%)
  • Two or more races - 79 (0.5%)
  • Other race alone - 51 (0.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 39 (0.2%)

Races in Abington detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Abington: 134.0 (high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (33.2%), Italian (10.3%), English (9.1%), German (5.3%), French (3.9%), United States (3.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 108 feet

Land area: 9.94 square miles.

Population density: 1,608 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Abington:

  • High school or higher: 95.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.1%
  • Unemployed: 6.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Abington CDP:

  • Never married: 29.0%
  • Now married: 55.5%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 9.3%

752 residents are foreign born (1.0% Europe, 0.7% Asia, 0.6% Latin America).

This place:  4.7%
Massachusetts:  15.0%



According to our research of Massachusetts and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Abington, Massachusetts as of September 19, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Abington to the number of sex offenders is 8,395 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $4,230 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $3,917 (1.2%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Brockton, MA (4.6 miles , pop. 94,304).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (15.7 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (182.5 miles , pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: Rockland, MA (1.4 miles ), Whitman, MA (1.6 miles ), Holbrook, MA (1.9 miles ), Brockton, MA (2.1 miles ), Hanover, MA (2.1 miles ), Avon, MA (2.2 miles ), Weymouth, MA (2.5 miles ), Weymouth Town, MA (2.5 miles ).

Latitude: 42.12 N, Longitude: 70.95 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -4,132 (-25.9%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 1,228 (14.8%)

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Crime rates in Abington by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 0100000010000
per 100,000 0.06.80.00.00.00.00.00.06.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 52534542103211
per 100,000 32.513.633.819.625.030.824.312.060.317.911.96.26.2
Robberies 12641514878518966
per 100,000 78.140.927.198.287.449.342.648.030.1107.653.537.337.0
Assaults 82N/AN/A32354140334037351534
per 100,000 533.8N/AN/A209.6218.6252.8243.2197.9241.1221.1207.993.3209.7
Burglaries 5011660105966810411411912411210297
per 100,000 325.5790.5405.8687.7599.6419.3632.3683.7717.3741.1665.2634.2598.2
Thefts 100148177138145134145181213236213226244
per 100,000 651.01008.61197.1903.9905.7826.2881.51085.61283.91410.51265.11405.31504.8
Auto thefts 31443128293142212813212317
per 100,000 201.8299.9209.7183.4181.1191.1255.3126.0168.877.7124.7143.0104.8
Arson 6582100300311
per 100,000 39.134.154.113.16.20.00.018.00.00.017.86.26.2
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 239.1N/AN/A201.2197.5181.3195.5178.3251.5222.0188.4158.8182.1

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Crime rate in Abington detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 26 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.42
Massachusetts average:

2.49

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Abington, Massachusetts accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.2%
Massachusetts:

7.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Finance and insurance (14%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Registered nurses (7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Cashiers (4%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Abington-area historical tornado activity is near Massachusetts state average. It is 33% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.9 miles away from the Abington place center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 6/9/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.8 miles away from the place center injured 17 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Abington-area historical earthquake activity is near Massachusetts state average. It is 81% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/2/1994 at 11:27:22, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 69.9 miles away from the city center
On 7/22/2003 at 11:41:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 65.3 miles away from Abington center
On 10/2/1994 at 14:36:36, a magnitude 3.3 (3.1 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 67.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/6/1992 at 15:38:04, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 89.3 miles away from the city center
On 3/22/1996 at 20:22:12, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, 3.1 LG, Depth: 7.4 mi) earthquake occurred 33.3 miles away from Abington center
On 1/10/1999 at 10:52:16, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 1.2 mi) earthquake occurred 49.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Plymouth County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Hurricanes: 4, Blizzards: 2, Floods: 2, Snows: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Abington topographic map

Birthplace of: Jared C. Monti - Army Medal of Honor recipient, William S. McNary - Politician, Pete Smith (1987–98 pitcher) - Baseball player, Simeon Gannett Reed - Businessman, Dan Burke (baseball) - Baseball player, Eugene F. Loud - Politician, Larry Murphy (actor) - Stand-up comedian, Levi Reed - Politician, Lyman Reed Blake - Inventor who devised a sewing machine for sewing the soles of shoes to the vamp of the shoe, Michael Driscoll (baseball) - Baseball player.

Main business address for: ABINGTON BANCORP INC (SAVINGS INSTITUTIONS, NOT FEDERALLY CHARTERED).


Hospitals/medical centers in Abington:

  • COLONY HOUSE HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, 277 WASHINGTON ST)
  • KINDRED NURSING AND REHABILITATION-COLONY HOUSE (Nursing Home, 277 WASHINGTON STREET)
  • MILDRED ALFORD NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, 81 BIRCH STREET)

Political contributions by individuals in Abington, MA

Amtrak stations near Abington:

  • 13 miles: ROUTE 128 (WESTWOOD, UNIVERSITY AVE. & RTE. 128) . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 17 miles: BOSTON (SO. STA) (BOSTON, ATLANTIC AVE. & SUMMER ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities and snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 18 miles: BACK BAY (BOSTON, 145 DARTMOUTH ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plant near Abington:

  • 19 miles: Pilgrim in Plymouth, MA.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Abington:

  • Massasoit Community College (about 4 miles; Brockton, MA; Full-time enrollment: 3,631)
  • Stonehill College (about 9 miles; Easton, MA; FT enrollment: 2,420)
  • Bridgewater State College (about 10 miles; Bridgewater, MA; FT enrollment: 7,943)
  • Curry College (about 12 miles; Milton, MA; FT enrollment: 2,006)
  • University of Massachusetts-Boston (about 15 miles; Boston, MA; FT enrollment: 8,906)
  • Wentworth Institute of Technology (about 17 miles; Boston, MA; FT enrollment: 3,393)
  • Northeastern University (about 17 miles; Boston, MA; FT enrollment: 20,344)

Public high school in Abington:

Public elementary/middle schools in Abington:

Private elementary/middle schools in Abington:

  • ST BRIDGET SCHOOL (Students: 275; Location: 455 PLYMOUTH ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • PRESCHOOL PLAYMATES (Students: 147; Location: 681 RICHARD A FITTS DR; Grades: PK - KG)
See full list of schools located in Abington, School District: ABINGTON

Library in Abington:

  • ABINGTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $467,104; Location: 600 GLINIEWICZ WAY; 64,235 books; 1,849 audio materials; 1,577 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 34 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 93 print serial subscriptions)

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  • Parks in Abington Ames State Forest Cleveland pond Department of Evniromental Managment Linwood st Island Grove Park Park st Abington parks & recreation

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Notable locations in Abington: Abington Station (A), North Abington Depot (B), Strawberry Valley Golf Course (C), Abington Fire Department Station 2 (D), Burton L Wales Public Library (E), Abington Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters (F), North Abington Town Hall (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Abington include: United Church of Christ (A), Saint Marks Lutheran Church (B), Rock Church of Rockland (C), Saint Nicholas Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Bicknell Family Tomb (1), Cushing Family Tomb Site (2), Gould Family Burying Ground Site (3), Hunt Family Tomb Site (4), Island Grove Cemetery (5), Nash Family Tomb (6), Old Church Burying Ground (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Tims Pond (A), Cushing Pond (B), Cleveland Pond (C), Hunts Pond (D), Island Grove Pond (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Abington include: Island Grove Park (1), Ames Nowell State Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

 
Plymouth County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI  SO2 NO2 Ozone  PM2.5 CO  PM10

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 28.8. This is about average.
City:

28.8
U.S.:

32.0
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.39. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.
City:

2.39
U.S.:

2.43
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 12.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.
City:

12.5
U.S.:

9.4
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 26.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.
City:

26.0
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.53. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

8.53
U.S.:

9.59
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.297. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.297
U.S.:

0.334
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 16.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.6 miles away from the city center.
City:

16.4
U.S.:

22.1


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 3.8%
(3.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 6.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 2.2% for other race residents, 8.8% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
Massachusetts:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  67.6%
Whole state:  63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  7.7%
Whole state:  7.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Abington, MA

People in group quarters in Abington in 2010:

  • 86 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 4 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Abington in 2000:

  • 182 people in nursing homes
  • 7 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Abington compared to Massachusetts state average:

Abington, Massachusetts environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.


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Banks with branches in Abington (2011 data):

  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: Abington Savings Bank Branch at 533 Washington Street, branch established on 1853/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/31: Bank assets: $78,146.9 mil, Deposits: $48,042.9 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 718 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Santander, S.A.
  • Abington Bank: at 6 Harrison Avenue, branch established on 1888/01/01. Info updated 2009/01/28: Bank assets: $101.0 mil, Deposits: $83.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 1 total offices
  • Bank of America, National Association: Abington Branch at 93 Brockton Avenue, branch established on 2002/10/15. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Rockland Trust Company: Abington Branch at 381 Centre Ave, branch established on 2007/11/19. Info updated 2009/05/20: Bank assets: $4,974.4 mil, Deposits: $3,903.9 mil, headquarters in Rockland, MA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 67 total offices, Holding Company: Independent Bank Corp.
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Abington Stop And Shop Branch at 375 Centre Street, branch established on 2002/09/18. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Abington travel time to work - commute


Abington mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (48%)
  • Utility gas (37%)
  • Electricity (12%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Abington CDP (based on Plymouth County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 57.75%
Here57.8%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchJewishUnited Church of ChristEpiscopal ChurchUnited Methodist Church
Adherents75.1%8.6%3.5%2.5%1.8%
Congregations17.5%3.5%10.9%6.6%10.0%
NameAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaUnitarian Universalist AssociationAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents1.0%1.0%0.8%0.7%4.9%
Congregations7.0%2.6%6.1%3.9%31.9%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 85
Plymouth County:

1.74 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 139
Plymouth County:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 108
Plymouth County:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 361
Here:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.76 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.9%
Massachusetts:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Plymouth County:

21.7%
Massachusetts:

22.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.3%
State:

16.5%

5.34% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($60,926 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.34%
Massachusetts average:

6.31%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($402 average AGI)
Plymouth County:

0.04%
Massachusetts average:

0.28%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Norfolk County, MA  1.57% ($60,184 average AGI)
from Bristol County, MA  0.84% ($49,926)
from Suffolk County, MA  0.72% ($62,461)


6.02% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($51,677 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.02%
Massachusetts average:

6.91%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($247 average AGI)
Plymouth County:

0.04%
Massachusetts average:

0.11%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Norfolk County, MA  1.28% ($54,265 average AGI)
to Bristol County, MA  1.01% ($42,010)
to Suffolk County, MA  0.60% ($49,190)

Strongest AM radio stations in Abington:

  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WBET (1460 AM; 5 kW; BROCKTON, MA; Owner: KJI BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUNR (1600 AM; 20 kW; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: CHAMPION BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • WAMG (890 AM; 25 kW; DEDHAM, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DEDHAM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WRCA (1330 AM; 25 kW; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: WRCA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMKI (1260 AM; 5 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Abington:

  • WRPS (88.3 FM; ROCKLAND, MA; Owner: ROCKLAND PUBLIC SCHOOLS)
  • WBOT (97.7 FM; BROCKTON, MA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WXKS-FM (107.9 FM; MEDFORD, MA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMJX (106.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WBMX (98.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WBOS (92.9 FM; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WJMN (94.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCRB (102.5 FM; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: CHARLES RIVER BROADCASTING WCRB LICE)
  • WTKK (96.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WROR-FM (105.7 FM; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WGBH (89.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WBUR-FM (90.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF BOSTON UNIVERSITY)
  • WBCN (104.1 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: HEMISPHERE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WZLX (100.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF BOSTON)
  • WODS (103.3 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • W267AI (101.3 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: MCC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WERS (88.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: EMERSON COLLEGE)
  • WATD-FM (95.9 FM; MARSHFIELD, MA; Owner: MARSHFIELD BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WHRB (95.3 FM; CAMBRIDGE, MA; Owner: HARVARD RADIO BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WWBB (101.5 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Abington:

  • WWDP (Channel 46; NORWELL, MA; Owner: NORWELL TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WCVB-TV (Channel 5; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WCVB HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • WGBH-TV (Channel 2; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WHDH-TV (Channel 7; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WHDH-TV)
  • WMFP (Channel 62; LAWRENCE, MA; Owner: WSAH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WSBK-TV (Channel 38; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WLVI-TV (Channel 56; CAMBRIDGE, MA; Owner: WLVI, INC.)
  • WBZ-TV (Channel 4; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WGBX-TV (Channel 44; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WFXT (Channel 25; BOSTON, MA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • WBPX (Channel 68; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTMU-LP (Channel 32; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ZGS BOSTON, INC.)
  • WCEA-LP (Channel 58; BOSTON, MA; Owner: CHANNEL 19 TV CORPORATION)
  • W40BO (Channel 40; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WLNE-TV (Channel 6; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND, INC.)
  • WPRI-TV (Channel 12; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: TVL BROADCASTING OF RHODE ISLAND, LLC)
  • WNAC-TV (Channel 64; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: WNAC, LLC)
  • WJAR (Channel 10; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WUTF (Channel 66; MARLBOROUGH, MA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BOSTON LLC)
  • WLWC (Channel 28; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: C-28 FCC LICENSEE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WSBE-TV (Channel 36; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: RHODE ISLAND PUBLIC TELECOM. AUTHORITY)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WPXQ (Channel 69; BLOCK ISLAND, RI; Owner: OCEAN STATE TELEVISION, L.L.C.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


See more detailed statistics of Abington fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Abington)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Abington, MA)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

43 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Abington)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: AUTOCOPTER FL-1 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 86 mph), Engine: MCCULLOCH 4318A&E/0-100 (72 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 10331 , Serial Number: 3, Year manufactured: 1960
    Registrant (Individual): Eric W Tasker, 696 Summer St, Abington, MA 00000
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20J (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER A&C (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 205MA , Serial Number: 24-3003, Airworthiness Date: 06/25/1986
    Registrant (Individual): Paul D Spiro, 102 Strawberry Ln, Abington, MA 02351
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150H (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 22765 , Serial Number: 15068503, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 03/13/1968
    Registrant (Individual): Roger J Roy, 347 Plymouth St, Abington, MA 02351
  • Aircraft: COSMOS BISON (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 DCDI (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 367RF , Serial Number: B21387, Year manufactured: 2001, Airworthiness Date: 05/10/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Richard Framil, 401 Adams St Apt 3, Abington, MA 02351
  • Aircraft: GRANT FRANKLIN E FRANKLIN GRANT SKYBO (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 396MG , Serial Number: LB-1
    Registrant (Individual): Franklin Grant, 285 Ashland St, Abington, MA 02351
  • Aircraft: LAISTER-KAUFFMAN TG-4A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 60 mph), Engine: None
    N-Number: 58082 , Serial Number: 66, Year manufactured: 1942
    Registrant (Individual): Eric W Tasker, 696 Summer St, Abington, MA 00000
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7133A , Serial Number: 29233, Year manufactured: 1956, Airworthiness Date: 09/25/1956
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Theresa A Grant, 285 Ashland St, Abington, MA 02351, Other Owners: Franklin E Grant



Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED78$250,231100$217,450472$231,18229$94,5174$967,50014$198,071
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED7$216,7146$286,66727$220,5562$207,5000$01$180,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED11$260,90918$226,500131$252,6648$94,5000$03$140,333
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$294,71411$182,72799$238,8894$121,2500$03$274,333
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$196,0004$194,75038$219,0001$151,0000$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 5201.00 , 5202.01, 5202.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED18$266,8338$306,750
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED8$291,0008$262,875
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$315,6671$246,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$239,0001$351,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$318,000

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 5201.00 , 5202.01, 5202.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 105
  • Hazardous Condition: 285
  • Service Call: 12
  • Good Intent Call: 19

Incident types - Abington


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Abington, MA
Businesses in Abington, MA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Subway2
Dairy Queen1T-Mobile2
Dunkin Donuts4Target1
FedEx2U-Haul1
Lowe's1UPS1
MasterBrand Cabinets4Walmart1
Starbucks1Wendy's1
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Top Patent Applicants
  • Robert A. Spitz (9)
  • Richard Kevin Sennett (5)
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