Deerfield, Massachusetts

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Population in 2010: 5,125.
Population change since 2000: +7.9%
 
Males: 2,508  (48.9%)
Females: 2,617  (51.1%)
Median resident age:

45.1 years
Massachusetts median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 01342.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $71,804 (it was $49,764 in 2000)
Deerfield:

$71,804
MA:

$77,385

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $40,699 (it was $24,555 in 2000)

Deerfield town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $288,729 (it was $152,200 in 2000)
Deerfield:

$288,729
MA:

$385,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $274,694; detached houses: $284,849; townhouses or other attached units: $330,679; in 2-unit structures: $180,687; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $426,269; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $91,125; mobile homes: $120,410
March 2019 cost of living index in Deerfield: 104.0 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in Deerfield, MA (2010)
    • 4,78193.3%White alone
    • 1322.6%Hispanic
    • 961.9%Asian alone
    • 771.5%Two or more races
    • 340.7%Black alone
    • 30.06%Other race alone
    • 10.02%American Indian alone
    • 10.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Massachusetts and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Deerfield, Massachusetts as of May 28, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Deerfield is 5,125 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Deerfield by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(41.8)
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
(20.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(41.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.7)
3
(59.6)
1
(20.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(20.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(20.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(21.6)
1
(19.4)
0
(0.0)
2
(39.1)
1
(19.7)
1
(19.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(20.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
11
(229.9)
7
(145.4)
3
(63.0)
15
(313.8)
8
(172.9)
12
(232.7)
8
(154.3)
5
(97.7)
17
(334.6)
7
(139.0)
5
(100.1)
11
(221.3)
5
(99.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
35
(731.5)
32
(664.6)
31
(650.9)
38
(795.0)
40
(864.5)
49
(950.3)
37
(713.5)
16
(312.5)
19
(374.0)
16
(317.6)
6
(120.1)
11
(221.3)
12
(239.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
42
(877.7)
70
(1,454)
69
(1,449)
71
(1,485)
68
(1,470)
50
(969.7)
44
(848.4)
67
(1,309)
37
(728.3)
48
(952.9)
47
(941.1)
41
(824.8)
41
(818.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
7
(146.3)
8
(166.1)
2
(42.0)
0
(0.0)
5
(108.1)
1
(19.4)
3
(57.8)
3
(58.6)
2
(39.4)
2
(39.7)
2
(40.0)
0
(0.0)
6
(119.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(41.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.7)
1
(19.9)
1
(20.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)250.6147.0119.5211.3169.0159.2119.4110.2147.0144.985.392.7101.0

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City-data.com crime index in Deerfield, MA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 10 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.80
Massachusetts average:

2.42
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Deerfield, MA City Guides:

Ancestries: Polish (25.9%), English (19.2%), Irish (16.8%), French (12.0%), German (8.8%), Italian (6.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1677

Elevation: 150 feet

Land area: 32.3 square miles.

Population density: 159 people per square mile   (very low).

Deerfield, Massachusetts map

251 residents are foreign born (2.1% Europe, 1.2% Asia, 1.0% North America, 0.8% Latin America).

This town:

5.3%
Massachusetts:

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

1.4% ($2,133)
Massachusetts:

1.3% ($2,336)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chicopee, MA (24.0 miles , pop. 54,653).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (79.0 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (132.6 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

South Deerfield, MA (1.7 miles ),
Sunderland, MA (2.2 miles ),
Conway, MA (2.2 miles ),
Whately, MA (2.3 miles ),
Greenfield, MA (2.3 miles ),
Montague, MA (2.3 miles ),
Turners Falls, MA (2.5 miles ),
Leverett, MA (2.5 miles )

Latitude: 42.52 N, Longitude: 72.61 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 413

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 9 buildings, average cost: $148,700
  • 1998: 8 buildings, average cost: $197,000
  • 1999: 9 buildings, average cost: $195,200
  • 2000: 15 buildings, average cost: $177,900
  • 2001: 11 buildings, average cost: $232,200
  • 2002: 12 buildings, average cost: $224,300
  • 2003: 19 buildings, average cost: $240,400
  • 2004: 9 buildings, average cost: $165,200
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $212,400
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $279,100
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $215,500
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $232,500
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $322,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $300,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $300,000
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2017: 4 buildings, average cost: $170,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Deerfield, MA residents
Average permit cost in Deerfield, MA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.2%
Massachusetts:

3.1%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Deerfield, MA
Historical housing units in Deerfield, MA
Most common industries in Deerfield, MA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (18.7%)
  • Health care (14.2%)
  • Construction (6.3%)
  • Public administration (6.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.0%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.3%)
  • Educational services (9.8%)
  • Repair & maintenance (7.1%)
  • Public administration (6.9%)
  • Health care (5.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (26.8%)
  • Health care (21.9%)
  • Public administration (5.5%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.2%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (2.9%)
Most common occupations in Deerfield, MA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.2%)
  • Engineers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.2%)
  • Registered nurses (6.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.7%)

Average climate in Deerfield, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 71.2. This is about average.

City:

71.2
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.353. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.353
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.92. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.92
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Deerfield-area historical tornado activity is above Massachusetts state average. It is 11% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.8 miles away from the Deerfield town center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 10/3/1979, a category F4 tornado 32.6 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Deerfield-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 132.1 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 147.1 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 85.2 miles away from Deerfield 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 20.8 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 105.5 miles away from Deerfield 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 264.7 miles away from Deerfield 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 (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 10

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 4, Snowstorms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Snows: 2, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Deerfield topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Deerfield:

  • BUCKLEY-GREENFIELD HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; GREENFIELD, MA)
  • COZY CORNER NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; SUNDERLAND, MA)
  • GENTIVA HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; GREENFIELD, MA)
  • HOME CARE PRN INC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; GREENFIELD, MA)
  • CHARLENE MANOR EXTENDED CARE FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; GREENFIELD, MA)
  • BAYSTATE FRANKLIN MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 6 miles away; GREENFIELD, MA)
  • HOSPICE OF FRANKLIN COUNTY (Hospital, about 6 miles away; GREENFIELD, MA)

Amtrak station near Deerfield:

  • 12 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.

Operable nuclear power plant near Deerfield:

  • 19 miles: Vermont Yankee in Vernon, VT.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Deerfield:

  • University of Massachusetts-Amherst (about 11 miles; Amherst, MA; Full-time enrollment: 26,583)
  • Smith College (about 14 miles; Northampton, MA; FT enrollment: 3,549)
  • Mount Holyoke College (about 19 miles; South Hadley, MA; FT enrollment: 2,573)
  • Holyoke Community College (about 23 miles; Holyoke, MA; FT enrollment: 4,911)
  • American International College (about 29 miles; Springfield, MA; FT enrollment: 2,733)
  • Western New England University (about 29 miles; Springfield, MA; FT enrollment: 3,477)
  • Westfield State University (about 29 miles; Westfield, MA; FT enrollment: 5,548)

Private high schools in Deerfield:

  • DEERFIELD ACADEMY (Students: 633, Location: 7 BOYDEN LN, Grades: 9-12)
  • EAGLEBROOK SCHOOL (Students: 251, Location: 271 PINE NOOK RD, Grades: 6-9, Boys only)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Deerfield: Deerfield Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters (A), Historic Deerfield and Pocumtuck Valley Memorial Library (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Deerfield: First Church of Deerfield (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Old Albany Cemetery (1), Laurel Hill Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: The Oxbow (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Deerfield: Old Deerfield Village Historic District (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Deerfield Museums - Indian House (Memorial), Memorial Hall Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 8 Memorial Street).

Birthplace of: Mark Chmura - Football player, Ralph Hosmer - Botanist, William W. Rice - Politician.

Franklin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

DEERFIELD FIRE DISTRICT (Population served: 1,257, Groundwater under infl of surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
EAGLEBROOK SCHOOL (Population served: 350, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 24 regular monitoring violations
WOOLMAN HILL (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.3 people
Massachusetts:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

65.8%
Whole state:

63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

7.8%
Whole state:

7.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

4.5%
Whole state:

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

1.0%
Whole state:

4.4%

People in group quarters in Deerfield in 2010:

  • 294 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 34 people in college/university student housing
  • 4 people in group homes intended for adults
10 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms in 2000
4 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Deerfield:

Marital status in Deerfield, MA
  • Never married: 24.8%
  • Now married: 57.4%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 8.7%

For population 25 years and over in Deerfield:

  • High school or higher: 89.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 35.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.0
Massachusetts average:

13.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Deerfield, MA (based on Franklin County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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.
State:

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

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

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
Franklin County:

8.10 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

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

7.5%
Massachusetts:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

22.2%
State:

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

15.1%
Massachusetts:

16.5%

5.49% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($45,963 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.49%
Massachusetts average:

5.79%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Hampshire County, MA  1.59% ($43,790 average AGI)
from Worcester County, MA  0.66% ($34,201)
from Hampden County, MA  0.44% ($40,594)


6.07% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($42,410 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.07%
Massachusetts average:

6.31%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Hampshire County, MA  1.39% ($42,432 average AGI)
to Worcester County, MA  0.78% ($38,071)
to Hampden County, MA  0.50% ($35,000)

Strongest AM radio stations in Deerfield:

  • WIZZ (1520 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: P. & M. RADIO, LLC)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHMQ (1240 AM; 1 kW; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WPNI (1430 AM; 5 kW; AMHERST, MA; Owner: WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS RADIO COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WACE (730 AM; 5 kW; CHICOPEE, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WCAT (700 AM; daytime; 3 kW; ORANGE-ATHOL, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Deerfield:

  • WGAJ (91.7 FM; DEERFIELD, MA; Owner: TRUATEES OF DEERFIELD ACADEMY)
  • 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)
  • WFCR (88.5 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • WPVQ (95.3 FM; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WAMH (89.3 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF AMHERST COLLEGE)
  • WHYN-FM (93.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLZX (99.3 FM; NORTHAMPTON, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WRNX (100.9 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS RADIO COMPANY)
  • W246AM (97.1 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, LLC)
  • WVAY (100.7 FM; WILMINGTON, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WEQX (102.7 FM; MANCHESTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSHIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEIB (106.3 FM; NORTHAMPTON, MA; Owner: CUTTING EDGE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYRY (104.9 FM; HINSDALE, NH; Owner: TRI-VALLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJAN (95.1 FM; SUNDERLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRSY (101.5 FM; MARLBORO, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WJDF (97.3 FM; ORANGE, MA; Owner: DEANE BROTHERS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WHDQ (106.1 FM; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WFEX (92.1 FM; PETERBOROUGH, NH; Owner: FNX BROADCASTING OF NEW HAMPSHIRE LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Deerfield:

  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • W35BK (Channel 35; PLAINFIELD, MA; Owner: LYDIA SYLVANE STOCKWELL)
  • WWLP (Channel 22; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: WWLP BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • W67DF (Channel 67; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Deerfield fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Deerfield fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 384ft / 117mTotal length
  • $69,377,000Total costs
  • 198,155Total average daily traffic
  • 15,572Total average daily truck traffic
  • 107,251Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
New bridges in Deerfield, MA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21900-1909
  • 11910-1919
  • 21930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 41960-1969
  • 12000-2009
  • 42010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Deerfield, MA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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  • 76 Old Pinenook Rd (Lat: 42.533194 Lon: -72.591778), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 38.4 m, Overall height: 40.5 m, Call Sign: KNKN769
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, Grant Date: 08/30/2011, Expiration Date: 10/01/2021, Certifier: Michael P GogginRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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  • Douglas I Brandon, Ridge Road Off Pine Nook Road (Lat: 42.533889 Lon: -72.592500), Type: 28.7, Overall height: 28.7 m, Registrant: At&t Wireless Services, Inc., Esther.Hilliard@attws.Com, , Washi-ngton, Phone: (202) 223-9222
  • Douglas I Brandon, Ridge Road Off Pine Nook Road (Lat: 42.533889 Lon: -72.592500), Type: 28.7, Overall height: 28.7 m, Registrant: At&t Wireless Services, Inc., Esther.Hilliard@attws.Com, , Washi-ngton, Phone: (202) 223-9222

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Fire Station Old Deerfield Rd (Lat: 42.543417 Lon: -72.603417), Call Sign: KNEU520, Licensee ID: L00664040,
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.4800 MHz, 33.5400 MHz, Grant Date: 04/08/1998, Expiration Date: 03/15/2003, Cancellation Date: 06/15/2003, Registrant: Deerfield Area Fire Protection District, Main St, Deerfield, MA 01342
  • Hwy Garage Jewit St (Lat: 42.475083 Lon: -72.606472), Call Sign: KNDT811, Licensee ID: L00302093,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.225 MHz, Grant Date: 06/07/2002, Expiration Date: 08/25/2012, Cancellation Date: 10/27/2012, Registrant: Deerfield, Town Of, Town Office Bldg, South Deerfield, MA 01373
  • Pocumtuck Range Near Pocumtuck Rock (Lat: 42.533139 Lon: -72.591472), Structure height: 37 m, Call Sign: WQD978, Licensee ID: L00328770,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.850 MHz, Grant Date: 01/19/2001, Expiration Date: 02/06/2011, Cancellation Date: 03/07/2002, Registrant: Mediaone Of Western New England Inc, Denver, CO 80217, Phone: (413) 584-8661
  • Pocumtuck Rd (Lat: 42.533694 Lon: -72.591750), Type: Tower, Structure height: 37 m, Call Sign: WPMK417,
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.8600 MHz, Grant Date: 06/06/2003, Expiration Date: 08/20/2013, Cancellation Date: 03/16/2012, Certifier: Wayne P Hamel, Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • Lat: 42.546806 Lon: -72.605917, Call Sign: WQFX387,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1600 MHz, 72.1000 MHz, Grant Date: 09/01/2016, Expiration Date: 10/26/2026, Certifier: Chuck Willaims, Registrant: Primex Wireless, Inc., 965 Wells St., Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (262) 249-2327, Fax: (262) 248-0061, Email:
  • Lat: 42.528639 Lon: -72.611361, Call Sign: WQIN619,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.105 MHz, Grant Date: 02/14/2018, Expiration Date: 03/27/2028, Certifier: Brian Nartowicz, Registrant: Atlas License Company, 7202 N. Shadeland Ave Ste 215, Indianapolis, IN 46250-2031, Phone: (317) 813-4865, Fax: (317) 813-4870, Email:
  • 7 Boyden Lane (Lat: 42.544361 Lon: -72.605056), Type: Bant, Structure height: 9 m, Overall height: 12 m, Call Sign: WQOL332,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.825 MHz, Grant Date: 11/04/2011, Expiration Date: 11/04/2021, Certifier: David R Gendron, Registrant: Visiplex, Inc., 100 N Fairway Drive, Suite 120, Vernon Hills, IL 60061, Phone: (847) 918-0250, Fax: (847) 918-0259, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • Pocumtuck Peak, Pocumtuck Peak Ridge Rd. (Lat: 42.533694 Lon: -72.592306), Type: Tower, Structure height: 27 m, Call Sign: WMV430,
    Assigned Frequencies: 947.500 MHz, Grant Date: 02/16/1995, Expiration Date: 04/01/2014, Cancellation Date: 03/19/2007, Registrant: Smithwick & Belendiuk, P.C., 5028 Wisconsin Avenue, Nw Suite 301, Washington, DC 20016, Phone: (202) 363-4050, Fax: (202) 363-4266, Email:
  • Pocumtuck, 76 Old Pine Nook Rd. (Lat: 42.533694 Lon: -72.591750), Type: Tower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Overall height: 40.2 m, Call Sign: WNTX928,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6315.84 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, Grant Date: 12/25/2009, Expiration Date: 02/13/2020, Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • Pocumtuck Peak, Atop Pocumtuck Peak (Lat: 42.533694 Lon: -72.592306), Type: Tower, Structure height: 27 m, Call Sign: WQGK737,
    Assigned Frequencies: 947.500 MHz, Grant Date: 02/16/2007, Expiration Date: 04/01/2022, Certifier: Marcia K Lobaito, Registrant: Smithwick & Belendiuk, P.C., 5028 Wisconsin Avenue, Nw Suite 301, Washington, DC 20016, Phone: (202) 363-4050, Fax: (202) 363-4266, Email:
  • CT13XC244, 76 Pine Nook Rd (Lat: 42.533778 Lon: -72.592500), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 27.4 m, Call Sign: WQPU532,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11345.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/17/2012, Expiration Date: 08/17/2022, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa-0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • Pocumtuck, New Pocumtuck - Old Pine Nook Road (Lat: 42.533194 Lon: -72.591917), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 36.5 m, Overall height: 40.2 m, Call Sign: WQVN233,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6004.50 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, Grant Date: 04/02/2015, Expiration Date: 04/02/2025, Certifier: James Ahrens, Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • Little Meadow Rd., 6 Little Meadow Rd. (Lat: 42.546917 Lon: -72.607556), Type: Bant, Structure height: 7.9 m, Overall height: 11.4 m, Call Sign: WHY893,
    Assigned Frequencies: 948.875 MHz, Grant Date: 07/16/1984, Expiration Date: 04/01/2022, Registrant: Carl E. Smith Consulting Engineers, 2324 N. Cleveland-Massillon Rd., Bath, OH 44210-0807, Phone: (330) 659-4440, Fax: (330) 659-9234

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KA1SBN, Licensee ID: L00406417, Grant Date: 10/12/2011, Expiration Date: 12/31/2021, Registrant: John F Dubino, 33 Upper Road, Deerfield, MA 01342
  • Call Sign: N1GLI, Previous Call Sign: KA1SXO, Licensee ID: L00287478, Grant Date: 04/16/2019, Expiration Date: 04/18/2029, Registrant: Glenn R Nichols, 16 King Philip Ave., S Deerfield, MA 01373
  • Call Sign: N1JJB, Licensee ID: L00339451, Grant Date: 03/23/2001, Expiration Date: 06/18/2011, Cancellation Date: 06/19/2013, Certifier: Eugene R Klos, Registrant: Eugene R Klos, 372 River Rd, Deerfield, MA 01342
  • Call Sign: N1OMH, Grant Date: 02/23/1993, Expiration Date: 02/23/2003, Cancellation Date: 02/24/2005, Registrant: Edward V Hammond, Deerfield, MA 01342
  • Call Sign: N1PAE, Licensee ID: L00637254, Grant Date: 02/11/2003, Expiration Date: 05/11/2013, Cancellation Date: 05/12/2015, Registrant: Paul F Dahowski, 222 State Rd, Deerfield, MA 01342
  • Call Sign: WG1H, Licensee ID: L01268704, Grant Date: 03/29/2017, Expiration Date: 06/20/2027, Certifier: Albert F Mason Iii, Registrant: Albert F Mason Iii, 297 Lower Rd, Deerfield, MA 01342
  • Call Sign: KB1WTQ, Licensee ID: L01691458, Grant Date: 02/24/2012, Expiration Date: 02/24/2022, Certifier: Carolyn S Ness, Registrant: Carolyn S Ness, 10 Old Albany Rd, Deerfield, MA 01342

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

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  • STRICKLAND DAVID, 109 Plain Rd W, S Deerfield, MA 01373
    Certificate: 02-1100 (Individual), Certificate Issue Date: 06/26/2002, Expiration Date: 06/25/2003

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

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 13. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 36 took place in 2009, and the least - 2 in 2011. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Deerfield, MA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (42.3%), and Structure Fires (38.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Deerfield, MA
    • 9042.3%Outside Fires
    • 8238.5%Structure Fires
    • 3114.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 104.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Deerfield, MA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Deerfield, MA
  • 70.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 10.0%Electricity
  • 7.8%Utility gas
  • 6.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.8%Wood
  • 0.5%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Deerfield, MA
  • 45.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 29.8%Utility gas
  • 12.4%Electricity
  • 8.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.0%Wood


Deerfield 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 above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly 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.

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  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: carpenters (population 5,000+)"
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  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: plastics and rubber products (population 5,000+)"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: groceries and related products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
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  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: music stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: health care (population 5,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest average weight of females"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
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