Concord, Massachusetts

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Population in 2010: 17,668.
Population change since 2000: +4.0%
 
Males: 8,961  (50.7%)
Females: 8,707  (49.3%)
Median resident age:

46.9 years
Massachusetts median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 01742.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $155,393 (it was $95,897 in 2000)
Concord:

$155,393
MA:

$77,385

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $82,562 (it was $51,477 in 2000)

Concord town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $930,440 (it was $444,400 in 2000)
Concord:

$930,440
MA:

$385,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $591,306; detached houses: $624,642; townhouses or other attached units: $582,852; in 2-unit structures: $505,697; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $595,078; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $363,031; mobile homes: $95,409
March 2019 cost of living index in Concord: 160.9 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in Concord, MA (2010)
    • 15,40287.2%White alone
    • 7084.0%Asian alone
    • 6483.7%Black alone
    • 6553.7%Hispanic
    • 2151.2%Two or more races
    • 320.2%Other race alone
    • 80.05%American Indian alone

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

Crime rates in Concord by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(5.9)
1
(5.9)
1
(6.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.7)
2
(11.1)
1
(5.1)
1
(5.1)
0
(0.0)
2
(9.9)
0
(0.0)
3
(15.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(11.4)
1
(5.6)
2
(11.5)
1
(5.6)
1
(5.1)
1
(5.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
19
(112.6)
15
(88.6)
12
(71.6)
11
(62.7)
8
(44.9)
4
(22.9)
10
(55.6)
15
(77.2)
8
(40.5)
9
(44.9)
15
(74.3)
14
(69.3)
5
(25.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
38
(225.2)
35
(206.7)
58
(345.9)
88
(501.6)
33
(185.4)
53
(303.6)
20
(111.1)
20
(102.9)
21
(106.3)
31
(154.8)
19
(94.1)
9
(44.6)
8
(41.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
174
(1,031)
150
(885.8)
178
(1,062)
182
(1,037)
173
(971.7)
117
(670.2)
149
(828.0)
162
(833.5)
135
(683.4)
97
(484.4)
113
(559.7)
93
(460.6)
100
(513.9)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(29.6)
2
(11.8)
4
(23.9)
3
(17.1)
2
(11.2)
1
(5.7)
1
(5.6)
2
(10.3)
4
(20.3)
3
(15.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.0)
3
(15.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
4
(23.6)
1
(6.0)
2
(11.4)
1
(5.6)
1
(5.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(10.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)86.773.387.793.963.461.163.062.550.140.453.235.842.1

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City-data.com crime index in Concord, MA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 42 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.64
Massachusetts average:

2.42
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Concord, MA City Guides:

Ancestries: English (23.6%), Irish (21.0%), Italian (10.9%), German (8.7%), French (4.5%), Scottish (4.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1635

Elevation: 141 feet

Land area: 24.9 square miles.

Population density: 709 people per square mile   (low).

Concord, Massachusetts map

1,399 residents are foreign born (3.7% Europe, 2.3% Asia, 1.4% Latin America).

This town:

8.2%
Massachusetts:

12.2%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Concord town:

1.0% ($4,362)
Massachusetts:

1.3% ($2,336)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waltham, MA (8.9 miles , pop. 59,226).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (17.3 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (170.5 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

West Concord, MA (1.2 miles ),
Acton, MA (1.9 miles ),
Lincoln, MA (2.1 miles ),
Maynard, MA (2.1 miles ),
Carlisle, MA (2.3 miles ),
Sudbury, MA (2.4 miles ),
Bedford, MA (2.4 miles ),
Boxborough, MA (2.7 miles )

Latitude: 42.46 N, Longitude: 71.37 W

Area code: 978

Distribution of median household income in Concord, MA in 2017
Concord satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 31 buildings, average cost: $369,600
  • 1998: 31 buildings, average cost: $388,100
  • 1999: 27 buildings, average cost: $443,300
  • 2000: 24 buildings, average cost: $543,000
  • 2001: 23 buildings, average cost: $488,900
  • 2002: 29 buildings, average cost: $421,900
  • 2003: 19 buildings, average cost: $554,400
  • 2004: 25 buildings, average cost: $481,100
  • 2005: 18 buildings, average cost: $571,000
  • 2006: 20 buildings, average cost: $548,200
  • 2007: 27 buildings, average cost: $479,900
  • 2008: 14 buildings, average cost: $478,300
  • 2009: 32 buildings, average cost: $492,300
  • 2010: 78 buildings, average cost: $267,000
  • 2011: 35 buildings, average cost: $415,100
  • 2012: 35 buildings, average cost: $471,900
  • 2013: 42 buildings, average cost: $470,500
  • 2014: 43 buildings, average cost: $562,800
  • 2015: 54 buildings, average cost: $506,400
  • 2016: 54 buildings, average cost: $457,200
  • 2017: 44 buildings, average cost: $543,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Concord, MA residents
Average permit cost in Concord, MA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.2%
Massachusetts:

3.1%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Concord, MA
Historical housing units in Concord, MA
Most common industries in Concord, MA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (19.3%)
  • Educational services (12.8%)
  • Health care (10.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.5%)
  • Computer & electronic products (5.3%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (4.3%)
  • Construction (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (23.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.5%)
  • Computer & electronic products (7.3%)
  • Educational services (6.8%)
  • Health care (6.7%)
  • Construction (5.3%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (20.1%)
  • Health care (14.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (13.8%)
  • Social assistance (5.2%)
  • Public administration (4.4%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (4.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Concord, MA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.4%)
  • Computer specialists (7.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Top executives (4.1%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.1%)
  • Engineers (3.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Computer specialists (8.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.7%)
  • Top executives (6.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.7%)
  • Engineers (5.5%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.4%)
  • Computer specialists (5.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.0%)

Average climate in Concord, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Concord, Massachusetts average temperatures Concord, Massachusetts average precipitation Concord, Massachusetts humidity Concord, Massachusetts wind speed Concord, Massachusetts snowfall Concord, Massachusetts sunshine Concord, Massachusetts clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 75.6. This is about average.

City:

75.6
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.235. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.235
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 10.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.3
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.527. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.527
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.56. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.56
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Concord-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Massachusetts state average. It is 32% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.2 miles away from the Concord town center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 10/3/1970, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.8 miles away from the town center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Concord-area historical earthquake activity is near Massachusetts state average. It is 89% 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 181.9 miles away from the city 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 73.0 miles away from Concord 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 183.1 miles away from Concord center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 238.3 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 46.7 miles away from Concord 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 168.7 miles away from Concord 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 Middlesex County (31) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 14

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 9, Hurricanes: 6, Snowstorms: 6, Winter Storms: 5, Blizzards: 2, Snows: 2, Explosion: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Water Main Break: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Concord topographic map

Main business address for: ONESOURCE INFORMATION SERVICES INC (SERVICES-COMPUTER PROCESSING & DATA PREPARATION).

Hospitals and medical centers in Concord:

  • RIVERCREST LTC FACILITY (DEACONESS RD)
  • WALDEN HOUSE HEALTHCARE N H (785 MAIN ST)
  • DCI WALDEN POND (56 B WINTHROP STREET)

Amtrak stations near Concord:

  • 13 miles: WOBURN (100 ATLANTIC AVE.) . Services: ticket office.
  • 13 miles: FRAMINGHAM (443 WAVERLY ST.) . Services: public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, taxi stand, 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.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Concord:

  • Middlesex Community College (about 7 miles; Bedford, MA; Full-time enrollment: 6,040)
  • Brandeis University (about 9 miles; Waltham, MA; FT enrollment: 6,966)
  • Bentley University (about 10 miles; Waltham, MA; FT enrollment: 5,229)
  • Massachusetts Bay Community College (about 12 miles; Wellesley Hills, MA; FT enrollment: 3,636)
  • Framingham State University (about 12 miles; Framingham, MA; FT enrollment: 5,743)
  • Wellesley College (about 12 miles; Wellesley, MA; FT enrollment: 2,658)
  • Babson College (about 13 miles; Wellesley, MA; FT enrollment: 3,230)

Public high school in Concord:

Private high schools in Concord:

  • MIDDLESEX SCHOOL (Students: 375, Location: 1400 LOWELL RD, Grades: 9-12)
  • WALDEN STREET SCHOOL (Students: 28, Location: 160 WALDEN ST, Grades: UG-12, Girls only)

Public elementary/middle schools in Concord:

  • CONCORD MIDDLE (Students: 600, Location: 835 OLD MARLBORO ROAD, Grades: 6-8)
  • THOREAU (Students: 445, Location: 29 PRAIRIE STREET, Grades: PK-5)
  • ALCOTT (Students: 429, Location: 93 LAUREL STREET, Grades: PK-5)
  • WILLARD (Students: 384, Location: 185 POWDER MILL RD, Grades: PK-5)
See full list of schools located in Concord

Library in Concord:

  • CONCORD FREE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,941,534; Location: 129 MAIN STREET; 247,223 books; 15,277 audio materials; 6,626 video materials; 17 local licensed databases; 31 state licensed databases; 3 other licensed databases; 500 print serial subscriptions; 22 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Concord: Site of Thoreaus Cabin (A), West Concord Station (B), Concord Depot (C), Concord Country Club (D), The Wayside (E), Old Manse (F), Wright Tavern (G), Emerson House (H), Orchard House (I), Concord Fire Department Station 2 (J), North Bridge Visitor Center (K), Thoreau Lyceum (L), Concord Free Public Library (M), Concord Antiquarian Society (N), Alcott House Museum (O), Antiquarian House (P), Warburg Library (Q), Concord Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters (R), Concord Museum (S), Concord Museum Library (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Concord Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Main business address in Concord: ONESOURCE INFORMATION SERVICES INC (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Concord include: West Concord Union Church (A), Unitarian Congregational Church (B), Trinity Episcopal Church (C), Redeemer Presbyterian Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Bernards Cemetery (1), Sleepy Hollow Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: White Pond (A), Fairhaven Bay (B), Fairyland Pond (C), Goose Pond (D), Little Goose Pond (E), Walden Pond (F), Crosby Pond (G), Concord Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Sudbury River (A), Assabet River (B), Fort Pond Brook (C), Nashoba Brook (D), Second Division Brook (E), Dakins Brook (F), Dugan Brook (G), Mill Brook (H), Sawmill Brook (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Concord include: Willard Common (1), Concord Battleground (2), Concord Monument Square-Lexington Road Historic District (3), Concord Playground (4), Walden Pond State Reservation (5), Minute Man Monument (6), Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Emerson R W Memorial House (Museums; 28 Cambridge Turnpike) (1), HAPPENINGS- INC. (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; PO Box 573) (2), Concord Town - Libraries- Fowler Branch (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 1322 Main Street) (3), Concord Land Conservation Trust (Recreation Areas; 44 Main Street) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Five Chimneys Furnished Apartments (1694 Main Street) (1), Best Western Historic Concord (740 Elm Street) (2), North Bridge Inn (21 Monument Street) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Concord District Court - Jury Line (305 Walden Street) (1), Concord District Court (305 Walden Street) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: Cass Sunstein - Blogger, Henry David Thoreau - (1817-1862), writer, Transcendentalist philosopher, Steve Carell - Actor, Bob Diamond (banker) - Banker, Jenna Shoemaker - Triathlete, Hal Gill - NHL player (Boston Bruins, born: Apr 6, 1975), David Duggan (American football) - Football coach, Karl Stevens - Artist, Gordon S. Wood - Historian, Mike Fucito - Soccer player.

Middlesex County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

CONCORD WATER DEPT (Population served: 15,934, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-1992, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • 13 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.5 people
Massachusetts:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

69.2%
Whole state:

63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

3.5%
Whole state:

7.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

3.9%
Whole state:

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

1.7%
Whole state:

4.4%

People in group quarters in Concord in 2010:

  • 1,394 people in state prisons
  • 278 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 14 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 12 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Concord in 2000:

  • 1,048 people in state prisons
  • 335 people in nursing homes
  • 20 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 9 people in other group homes
  • 4 people in religious group quarters

Banks with branches in Concord (2011 data):

  • RBS Citizens, National Association: West Concord Office at 1134 Main Street, branch established on 1968/06/10; Concord Branch at 97 Lowell Road, branch established on 1889/01/01. 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
  • Bank of America, National Association: Concord Center Branch at 52 Main Street, branch established on 1952/04/12. 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
  • Middlesex Savings Bank: Concord Branch at 64 Main Street, branch established on 1982/02/01. Info updated 2009/07/16: Bank assets: $4,034.8 mil, Deposits: $3,490.0 mil, headquarters in Natick, MA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 33 total offices, Holding Company: Middlesex Bancorp Mhc
  • Cambridge Savings Bank: Concord Branch at 202 Sudbury Road, branch established on 2005/04/04. Info updated 2007/01/05: Bank assets: $2,316.4 mil, Deposits: $1,902.8 mil, headquarters in Cambridge, MA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 18 total offices, Holding Company: Cambridge Financial Group, Inc.
  • Cambridge Trust Company: Main Street Branch at 75 Main Street, branch established on 1990/10/19. Info updated 2006/09/29: Bank assets: $1,275.9 mil, Deposits: $1,129.9 mil, headquarters in Cambridge, MA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Cambridge Bancorp
  • TD Bank, National Association: Concord Branch at 59 Walden Street, branch established on 1997/12/03. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The

For population 15 years and over in Concord:

Marital status in Concord, MA
  • Never married: 23.6%
  • Now married: 61.2%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 5.8%
  • Divorced: 8.1%

For population 25 years and over in Concord:

  • High school or higher: 93.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 66.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 34.7%
  • Unemployed: 2.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
Massachusetts average:

13.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Concord, MA (based on Middlesex County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic718,209107
Mainline Protestant70,053269
Other68,480199
Evangelical Protestant41,270304
Orthodox23,64128
Black Protestant2,2768
None579,156-
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: 251
This county:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Middlesex County:

0.03 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 314
Middlesex County:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 203
Middlesex County:

1.38 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,153
Middlesex County:

7.84 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

8.76 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Middlesex County:

7.8%
Massachusetts:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Middlesex County:

21.5%
Massachusetts:

22.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Middlesex County:

18.0%
State:

16.5%

6.33% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($87,519 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.33%
Massachusetts average:

5.79%

0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,206 average AGI)
Middlesex County:

0.09%
Massachusetts average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Suffolk County, MA  1.44% ($85,882 average AGI)
from Essex County, MA  0.62% ($66,782)
from Norfolk County, MA  0.57% ($104,103)


7.01% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($98,266 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.01%
Massachusetts average:

6.31%

0.13% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,907 average AGI)
Middlesex County:

0.13%
Massachusetts average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Suffolk County, MA  1.21% ($121,025 average AGI)
to Essex County, MA  0.77% ($88,059)
to Worcester County, MA  0.60% ($72,434)
Businesses in Concord, MA
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Goodwill2
Best Western1MasterBrand Cabinets2
CVS1Rite Aid1
Dunkin Donuts3Starbucks1
FedEx6True Value1
GNC1UPS6

Strongest AM radio stations in Concord:

  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBNW (1120 AM; 5 kW; CONCORD, MA; Owner: MONEY MATTERS RADIO, INC.)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRCA (1330 AM; 25 kW; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: WRCA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WAMG (890 AM; 25 kW; DEDHAM, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DEDHAM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WNTN (1550 AM; 10 kW; NEWTON, MA; Owner: COLT COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUNR (1600 AM; 20 kW; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: CHAMPION BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • WBPS (1150 AM; 5 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF BOSTON LICENSEE, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Concord:

  • WBMX (98.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS 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)
  • WBOS (92.9 FM; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WBUR-FM (90.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF BOSTON UNIVERSITY)
  • WODS (103.3 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WYAJ (97.7 FM; SUDBURY, MA; Owner: SUDBURY VALLEY B'CASTING FOUNDATION)
  • WBCN (104.1 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: HEMISPHERE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WZLX (100.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF BOSTON)
  • WIQH (88.3 FM; CONCORD, MA; Owner: CONCORD-CARLISLE REG. SCHOOL DIST.)
  • W267AI (101.3 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: MCC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WERS (88.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: EMERSON COLLEGE)
  • WKLB-FM (99.5 FM; LOWELL, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • W227AM (93.3 FM; ANDOVER, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WHRB (95.3 FM; CAMBRIDGE, MA; Owner: HARVARD RADIO BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Concord:

  • WUTF (Channel 66; MARLBOROUGH, MA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BOSTON LLC)
  • WCVB-TV (Channel 5; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WCVB HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • WGBH-TV (Channel 2; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WBZ-TV (Channel 4; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WGBX-TV (Channel 44; 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.)
  • WFXT (Channel 25; BOSTON, MA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • W40BO (Channel 40; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • 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)
  • WFXZ-CA (Channel 24; BOSTON, MA; Owner: BOSTON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WNDS (Channel 50; DERRY, NH; Owner: CTV OF DERRY, INC)
  • WWDP (Channel 46; NORWELL, MA; Owner: NORWELL TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WNAC-TV (Channel 64; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: WNAC, LLC)
  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • WPRI-TV (Channel 12; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: TVL BROADCASTING OF RHODE ISLAND, LLC)
  • WLNE-TV (Channel 6; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND, INC.)
  • WJAR (Channel 10; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Concord fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 20Number of bridges
  • 131ft / 39.8mTotal length
  • $27,139,000Total costs
  • 435,310Total average daily traffic
  • 32,911Total average daily truck traffic
  • 826,312Total future (year 21) average daily traffic
New bridges in Concord, MA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 5Before 1900
  • 31900-1909
  • 21930-1939
  • 21950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Concord, MA
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 59 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Concord)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Concord, MA)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 182 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Concord)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 6 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Concord)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 109 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 53. The highest number of fires - 88 took place in 2005, and the least - 17 in 2003. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Concord, MA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (48.0%), and Outside Fires (33.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Concord, MA
    • 42948.0%Structure Fires
    • 29633.1%Outside Fires
    • 9310.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 768.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Concord, MA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Concord, Massachusetts:

  • Best Western At Historic Concord, 740 Elm St, Concord, Massachusetts 01742 , Phone: (978) 369-6100, Fax: (978) 371-1656
  • Residence Inn Boston Concord, 320 Baker Ave, Concord, Massachusetts 01742 , Phone: (978) 341-0003, Fax: (978) 341-0004
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Concord, Massachusetts
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Concord, MA
  • 54.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 40.7%Utility gas
  • 3.7%Electricity
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Concord, MA
  • 45.6%Utility gas
  • 36.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 14.5%Electricity
  • 3.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Concord compared to Massachusetts state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage 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.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Concord on our top lists:

  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: business operations specialists (population 5,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: social scientists and related workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: media and communication equipment workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: computer specialists (population 5,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: architects, surveyors, and cartographers (population 5,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: radio, tv, and computer stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: architects, surveyors, and cartographers (population 5,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: data processing, libraries, and other information services (population 5,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: sporting goods, camera, and hobby and toy stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: electronic shopping and mail-order houses (population 5,000+)"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries (population 5,000+)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: computer and electronic products (population 5,000+)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: social assistance (population 5,000+)"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries (population 5,000+)"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: pharmacies and drug stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #91 (01742) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest 2012 average net capital gain/loss (pop 5,000+)"
  • #93 (01742) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of taxpayers reporting net capital gain/loss in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox adherents"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox congregations"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
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