Ashfield, Massachusetts

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Population in 2010: 1,737. Population change since 2000: -3.5%
 
Males: 853  (49.1%)
Females: 884  (50.9%)
Median resident age:  48.9 years
Massachusetts median age:  39.2 years

Zip codes: 01330.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $67,882 (it was $52,875 in 2000)
Ashfield:

$67,882
MA:

$66,768

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $38,728 (it was $26,483 in 2000)

Ashfield town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $262,078 (it was $143,900 in 2000)
Ashfield:

$262,078
MA:

$327,200
  • Races in Ashfield, MA (2010)

    Ashfield races chart
    • 1,65095.0%White alone
    • 321.8%Two or more races
    • 311.8%Hispanic
    • 80.5%American Indian alone
    • 90.5%Asian alone
    • 60.3%Black alone
    • 10.06%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Ashfield: 107.3 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (22.7%), Irish (18.8%), German (14.8%), French (8.7%), Italian (7.3%), Polish (6.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1765

Elevation: 1244 feet

Land area: 40.3 square miles.

Population density: 43 people per square mile   (very low).

Ashfield,MA real estate house value index trend

Ashfield, Massachusetts map

For population 25 years and over in Ashfield:

  • High school or higher: 94.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 46.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 22.2%
  • Unemployed: 3.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ashfield town:

  • Never married: 22.6%
  • Now married: 57.8%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

53 residents are foreign born (1.2% Europe, 0.7% North America, 0.6% Latin America, 0.4% Asia).

This town:

2.9%
Massachusetts:

15.6%



According to our research of Massachusetts and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Ashfield, Massachusetts as of December 08, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Ashfield to the number of sex offenders is 1,827 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Ashfield town:  1.4% ($1,986)
Massachusetts:  1.3% ($2,336)
Ashfield satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chicopee, MA (26.7 miles , pop. 54,653).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (88.7 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (128.3 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Conway, MA (2.3 miles ), Buckland, MA (2.4 miles ), Plainfield, MA (2.4 miles ), Goshen, MA (2.5 miles ), Shelburne Falls, MA (2.6 miles ), Hawley, MA (2.6 miles ), Cummington, MA (2.6 miles ), Charlemont, MA (2.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $65,500
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $103,200
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $122,000
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $238,800
  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $117,700
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $149,300
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $198,300
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $222,200
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $251,000
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $190,300
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $313,000
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $187,100
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $265,300
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $318,200
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $112,500
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $151,800
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $248,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.52 N, Longitude: 72.81 W

Area code: 413


Crime rates in Ashfield by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2011 2012
Murders 200001000
per 100,000 109.70.00.00.00.054.80.00.00.0
Rapes 000000001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.056.9
Robberies 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 110204310
per 100,000 54.955.40.0110.20.0219.1165.157.20.0
Burglaries 1206265512
per 100,000 658.30.0331.3110.2326.8273.8275.257.2113.8
Thefts 98302711168
per 100,000 493.7443.5165.70.0108.9383.4605.4915.3455.3
Auto thefts 100010000
per 100,000 54.90.00.00.054.50.00.00.00.0
Arson 00000N/AN/A00
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0N/AN/A0.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.2) 309.229.730.730.632.5193.278.753.673.8

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Ashfield detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.57
Massachusetts average:

2.51
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.7%
Massachusetts:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (16%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Health care (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Health care (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Social assistance (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Carpenters (5%)
  • Art and design workers (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (3%)
  • Top executives (3%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)
  • Media and communication equipment workers (4%)

Work and jobs in Ashfield: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Ashfield, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Ashfield-area historical tornado activity is above Massachusetts state average. It is 14% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/29/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.6 miles away from the Ashfield town center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 8/28/1973, a category F4 tornado 32.1 miles away from the town center killed 4 people and injured 36 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ashfield-area historical earthquake activity is near Massachusetts state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 125.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 143.5 miles away from Ashfield center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 91.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.7 miles away from the city center
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 29.5 miles away from Ashfield center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 225.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Franklin County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ashfield topographic map

Birthplace of: William S. Clark - Chemist, Cecil B. DeMille - (1881-1959), movie director, Henry Franklin Kilburn - Architect, Alvan Clark - Astronomer, Henry Clay Payne - Politician, Robert E. Clary - Brigadier general in the Army during the Civil War, Samuel Parker (missionary) - Christian missionary.

Hospitals and medical centers near Ashfield:

  • ANCHORAGE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SHELBURNE, MA)
  • BUCKLEY-GREENFIELD HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; GREENFIELD, MA)
  • CHARLENE MANOR EXTENDED CARE FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; GREENFIELD, MA)
  • GENTIVA HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; GREENFIELD, MA)
  • HOSPICE OF FRANKLIN COUNTY, INC (Hospital, about 12 miles away; GREENFIELD, MA)
  • FRANKLIN CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; GREENFIELD, MA)
  • HOME CARE PRN INC (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; GREENFIELD, MA)

Amtrak station near Ashfield:

  • 19 miles: AMHERST (RAILROAD ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ashfield:

  • Smith College (about 17 miles; Northampton, MA; Full-time enrollment: 3,549)
  • University of Massachusetts-Amherst (about 18 miles; Amherst, MA; FT enrollment: 26,583)
  • Mount Holyoke College (about 22 miles; South Hadley, MA; FT enrollment: 2,573)
  • Holyoke Community College (about 24 miles; Holyoke, MA; FT enrollment: 4,911)
  • Williams College (about 25 miles; Williamstown, MA; FT enrollment: 2,141)
  • Westfield State University (about 27 miles; Westfield, MA; FT enrollment: 5,548)
  • Springfield Technical Community College (about 31 miles; Springfield, MA; FT enrollment: 4,750)

Public elementary/middle school in Ashfield:

See full list of schools located in Ashfield

Library in Ashfield:

  • BELDING MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $48,650; Location: 244 MAIN ST.; 16,001 books; 220 audio materials; 875 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 25 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Ashfield has a historical society that maintains a museum and a web site at www.ashfieldhistorical.org Cecil B. DeMillle was indeed born here, but only because his parents happened to be passing through town.

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Notable location: Ashfield Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Ashfield include: Saint Johns Episcopal Church (A), First Congregational Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Ashfield Plain Cemetery (1), Hill Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Twining Brook Pond (A), Wauban Pond (B), Ford Pond (C), Upper Reservoir (D), Lower Reservoir (E), Ashfield Pond (F), Williams Pond (G), Bear Swamp (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Taylor Brook (A), Billings Brook (B), Ford Brook (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Franklin 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)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 75.5. This is about average.

City:

75.5
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.90. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.90
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
Massachusetts:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  62.8%
Whole state:  63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  12.0%
Whole state:  7.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 2.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

7.6%
Whole state:

9.3%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

2.7%
Whole state:

4.4%
2 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Massachusetts average:

13.1

Ashfield travel time to work - commute Ashfield mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Ashfield town (based on Franklin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic16,50915
Mainline Protestant4,61738
Evangelical Protestant2,07920
Other1,58021
None46,587-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 26
Franklin County:

3.63 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
Franklin County:

1.67 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Franklin County:

3.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 58
Here:

8.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.5%
Massachusetts:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Franklin County:

22.2%
Massachusetts:

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

15.1%
State:

16.5%

6.07% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,154 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.07%
Massachusetts average:

5.61%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($130 average AGI)
Franklin County:

0.03%
Massachusetts average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Hampshire County, MA  1.74% ($33,774 average AGI)
from Worcester County, MA  0.81% ($33,513)
from Hampden County, MA  0.42% ($30,770)


5.95% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,267 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.95%
Massachusetts average:

5.85%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($160 average AGI)
Franklin County:

0.05%
Massachusetts average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Hampshire County, MA  1.52% ($37,079 average AGI)
to Worcester County, MA  0.80% ($33,573)
to Hampden County, MA  0.42% ($35,024)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ashfield:

  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIZZ (1520 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: P. & M. RADIO, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WHYN (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WACE (730 AM; 5 kW; CHICOPEE, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WPNI (1430 AM; 5 kW; AMHERST, MA; Owner: WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS RADIO COMPANY)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ashfield:

  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WRSI (93.9 FM; TURNERS FALLS, MA; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, LLC)
  • WHAI (98.3 FM; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WPVQ (95.3 FM; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WHYN-FM (93.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRNX (100.9 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS RADIO COMPANY)
  • WFCR (88.5 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • WVAY (100.7 FM; WILMINGTON, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WEQX (102.7 FM; MANCHESTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSHIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLZX (99.3 FM; NORTHAMPTON, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WJAN (95.1 FM; SUNDERLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGAJ (91.7 FM; DEERFIELD, MA; Owner: TRUATEES OF DEERFIELD ACADEMY)
  • WAMH (89.3 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF AMHERST COLLEGE)
  • WRSY (101.5 FM; MARLBORO, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WMNB (100.1 FM; NORTH ADAMS, MA; Owner: BERKSHIRE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WEIB (106.3 FM; NORTHAMPTON, MA; Owner: CUTTING EDGE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WZEC (97.5 FM; HOOSICK FALLS, NY; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, LLC)
  • W246AM (97.1 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, LLC)
  • WYRY (104.9 FM; HINSDALE, NH; Owner: TRI-VALLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHDQ (106.1 FM; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Ashfield:

  • W35BK (Channel 35; PLAINFIELD, MA; Owner: LYDIA SYLVANE STOCKWELL)
  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WWLP (Channel 22; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: WWLP BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WCDC-TV (Channel 19; ADAMS, MA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF ALBANY, INC.)

Ashfield fatal accident list:

Dec 2, 2004 05:00 AM, Pfersick Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 28, 1992 87:99 PM, West Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jul 17, 1988 06:40 PM, Rte.112, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jul 15, 1985 87:99 PM, Baptist Cr, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 23, 1982 09:30 PM, 116, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 30, 1978 03:25 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 14m46ftTotal length
  • $3,884,000Total costs
  • 10,180Total average daily traffic
  • 396Total average daily truck traffic
  • 16,077Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11900-1909
  • 51930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 32000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Ashfield, MA

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Ashfield Fire Station Main St (Lat: 42.505083 Lon: -72.810917), Call Sign: KCE577
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.5400 MHzGrant Date: 05/22/2015, Expiration Date: 06/26/2025Registrant: Universal Licensing Service, 3419 Via Lido 609, Newport Beach, CA 92663-3908, Phone: (877) 677-3639, Fax: (949) 723-2025
  • Highway Carage Route 116 (Lat: 42.521194 Lon: -72.803694), Call Sign: WRD877
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.995 MHzGrant Date: 04/12/1999, Expiration Date: 06/28/2004, Cancellation Date: 08/29/2004Registrant: Ashfield, Town Of, Ashfield, MA 01330, Phone: (413) 628-4441

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ashfield)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: CIRRUS DESIGN CORP SR22 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550 SERIES (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 246GM , Serial Number: 0260, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 07/11/2002
    Registrant (Corporation): Veteran Flyers Inc, 891 Bug Hill Rd, Ashfield, MA 01330
  • Aircraft: JON E STARK KITFOX IV (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: 2 Cycle
    N-Number: 594ZS , Serial Number: 1442
    Registrant (Individual): Jon E Stark, 267 Buckland Rd, Ashfield, MA 01330
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7734D , Serial Number: 22-5411, Year manufactured: 1957, Airworthiness Date: 07/11/1957
    Registrant (Individual): Michael F Purcell, 266 Ranney Corner Rd, Ashfield, MA 01330
  • Aircraft: BEECH 58 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 165 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550 SERIES (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8051U , Serial Number: TH-1607, Year manufactured: 1990, Airworthiness Date: 11/28/1990
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Christian J Chandler, 278 Watson Spruce Corner Rd, Ashfield, MA 01330, Other Owners: Cara E Chandler
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8590T , Serial Number: 52490, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 12/30/1959
    Registrant (Individual): Christian J Chandler, Po Box 555, Ashfield, MA 01330
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 120 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 89809 , Serial Number: 8858, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 04/28/1960
    Registrant (Individual): John L Roske, 1301 Conway Rd, Ashfield, MA 01330
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9242K , Serial Number: 12019, Year manufactured: 1944, Airworthiness Date: 04/09/1999
    Registrant (Individual): Christian J Chandler, Po Box 555, Ashfield, MA 01330

Drinking water stations with addresses in Ashfield and their reported violations in the past:

ASHFIELD WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 450, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-04-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (55%)
  • Wood (26%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12%)
  • Electricity (5%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)

Ashfield compared to Massachusetts state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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  • Christopher R. Gray (3)
  • James M. Lombino (3)
  • John E. Madocks (2)

Total of 11 patent applications in 2008-2016.