Dennis, Massachusetts

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Population in 2010: 2,407.
Population change since 2000: -14.0%
Males: 1,186  (49.3%)
Females: 1,221  (50.7%)
Median resident age:

65.4 years
Massachusetts median age:

39.5 years

Zip codes: 02638.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $79,537 (it was $51,286 in 2000)
Dennis:

$79,537
MA:

$77,385

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $44,665 (it was $27,113 in 2000)

Dennis CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $507,684 (it was $225,300 in 2000)
Dennis:

$507,684
MA:

$385,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $478,893; detached houses: $496,570; townhouses or other attached units: $364,339; in 2-unit structures: $543,046; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $365,806; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $227,982; mobile homes: $52,082

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,340.

March 2019 cost of living index in Dennis: 120.8 (high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 5.3%
(4.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Dennis, MA (2010)
    • 2,30795.8%White alone
    • 361.5%Hispanic
    • 170.7%Two or more races
    • 130.5%Black alone
    • 120.5%Other race alone
    • 80.3%American Indian alone
    • 80.3%Asian alone
    • 60.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Massachusetts and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Dennis, Massachusetts as of December 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Dennis is 633 to 1.


Crime rates in Dennis by year

Type

2005

2006

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.3)
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)
5
(31.1)
2
(12.5)
5
(32.5)
9
(58.2)
10
(65.7)
5
(35.0)
0
(0.0)
13
(91.7)
10
(71.1)
11
(78.6)
9
(64.7)
7
(50.1)
8
(57.7)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
7
(43.5)
7
(43.8)
7
(45.4)
15
(96.9)
6
(39.4)
6
(42.0)
6
(41.9)
8
(56.4)
4
(28.4)
2
(14.3)
1
(7.2)
2
(14.3)
1
(7.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
69
(429.2)
53
(331.5)
67
(434.9)
62
(400.6)
58
(381.3)
53
(370.8)
43
(300.2)
59
(416.3)
52
(369.5)
39
(278.6)
47
(338.0)
49
(350.6)
54
(389.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
147
(914.3)
175
(1,095)
166
(1,078)
240
(1,551)
231
(1,519)
208
(1,455)
256
(1,787)
211
(1,489)
114
(810.0)
86
(614.2)
76
(546.6)
86
(615.3)
55
(396.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
281
(1,748)
351
(2,196)
333
(2,161)
379
(2,449)
392
(2,577)
324
(2,267)
267
(1,864)
276
(1,947)
237
(1,684)
223
(1,593)
228
(1,640)
191
(1,367)
164
(1,182)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
28
(174.2)
26
(162.6)
19
(123.3)
10
(64.6)
13
(85.5)
9
(63.0)
4
(27.9)
18
(127.0)
10
(71.1)
17
(121.4)
16
(115.1)
14
(100.2)
12
(86.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
5
(31.1)
0
(0.0)
4
(26.0)
4
(25.8)
2
(13.1)
4
(28.0)
2
(14.0)
3
(21.2)
2
(14.2)
2
(14.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)271.6279.4298.3367.4356.9312.3274.5365.8269.0239.3234.6220.2208.1

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City-data.com crime index in Dennis, MA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 53 (44 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.17
Massachusetts average:

2.42
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Ancestries: Irish (23.4%), Italian (14.9%), American (13.0%), English (8.5%), Cape Verdean (5.5%), Scottish (5.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1793

Elevation: 24 feet

Land area: 4.90 square miles.

Population density: 491 people per square mile   (low).

Dennis, Massachusetts map

137 residents are foreign born (2.5% Africa, 2.0% Europe).

This place:

5.5%
Massachusetts:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,256 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,750 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: New Bedford, MA (38.4 miles , pop. 93,768).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (61.1 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (200.6 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

East Dennis, MA (1.5 miles ),
Yarmouth Port, MA (1.5 miles ),
South Dennis, MA (1.7 miles ),
South Yarmouth, MA (2.2 miles ),
Yarmouth, MA (2.2 miles ),
West Dennis, MA (2.3 miles ),
Northwest Harwich, MA (2.4 miles ),
Dennis Port, MA (2.4 miles )

Latitude: 41.74 N, Longitude: 70.20 W

Area codes: 508, 774

Distribution of median household income in Dennis, MA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Dennis, MA in 2017
Dennis satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 99 buildings, average cost: $173,200
  • 1998: 79 buildings, average cost: $185,800
  • 1999: 106 buildings, average cost: $181,700
  • 2000: 89 buildings, average cost: $201,400
  • 2001: 77 buildings, average cost: $233,600
  • 2002: 108 buildings, average cost: $180,900
  • 2003: 59 buildings, average cost: $263,800
  • 2004: 69 buildings, average cost: $275,500
  • 2005: 60 buildings, average cost: $277,900
  • 2006: 50 buildings, average cost: $304,100
  • 2007: 56 buildings, average cost: $311,100
  • 2008: 36 buildings, average cost: $458,100
  • 2009: 18 buildings, average cost: $435,300
  • 2010: 27 buildings, average cost: $411,200
  • 2011: 27 buildings, average cost: $428,800
  • 2012: 26 buildings, average cost: $464,000
  • 2013: 37 buildings, average cost: $436,000
  • 2014: 61 buildings, average cost: $295,800
  • 2015: 50 buildings, average cost: $370,800
  • 2016: 5 buildings, average cost: $590,000
  • 2017: 54 buildings, average cost: $351,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Dennis, MA residents
Average permit cost in Dennis, MA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.4%
Massachusetts:

3.1%
Most common industries in Dennis, MA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.3%)
  • Educational services (9.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.9%)
  • Construction (6.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.1%)
  • Public administration (5.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (12.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (11.6%)
  • Public administration (8.5%)
  • Educational services (6.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.9%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (4.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (24.7%)
  • Educational services (11.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.0%)
  • Data processing, libraries, other information services (6.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.1%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (5.2%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.9%)
Most common occupations in Dennis, MA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (9.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (3.4%)
  • Other financial specialists (2.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (2.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (13.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.6%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (3.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.7%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (2.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (2.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (7.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Registered nurses (4.4%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.0%)

Average climate in Dennis, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 54.9. This is better than average.

City:

54.9
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 2.30. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.30
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 35.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

35.1
U.S.:

33.3

Earthquake activity:

Dennis-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Massachusetts state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 141.4 miles away from the city center
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 260.1 miles away from the city 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 182.0 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 260.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/22/2003 at 11:41:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.8 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 72.3 miles away from Dennis center
On 10/3/2006 at 00:07:38, a magnitude 4.3 (3.8 MB, 3.8 MW, 4.3 LG, Depth: 4.0 mi) earthquake occurred 208.2 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 Barnstable County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Snows: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Dennis topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Dennis:

  • OLSTEN KIMBERLY QUALITY CARE (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; YARMOUTH PORT, MA)
  • WINDSOR NURSING AND RETIREMENT HOME (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SOUTH YARMOUTH, MA)
  • HOSPICE OF VNA OF CEN AND OUTER CAPE COD (Hospital, about 5 miles away; SOUTH DENNIS, MA)
  • CAPE COD ARTIFICIAL KIDNEY CENTER (BMA CAPE COD) (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; YARMOUTH, MA)
  • MAYFLOWER PLACE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; WEST YARMOUTH, MA)
  • VNA OF CAPE COD (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; HYANNIS, MA)
  • BAYADA NURSES (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; HYANNIS, MA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dennis:

  • Cape Cod Community College (about 8 miles; West Barnstable, MA; Full-time enrollment: 2,491)
  • University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth (about 43 miles; North Dartmouth, MA; FT enrollment: 7,545)
  • Bridgewater State University (about 44 miles; Bridgewater, MA; FT enrollment: 9,802)
  • Massasoit Community College (about 47 miles; Brockton, MA; FT enrollment: 5,442)
  • Bristol Community College (about 48 miles; Fall River, MA; FT enrollment: 5,707)
  • Stonehill College (about 51 miles; Easton, MA; FT enrollment: 2,563)
  • Quincy College (about 55 miles; Quincy, MA; FT enrollment: 3,184)

Library in Dennis:

  • DENNIS MEMORIAL LIBRARY ASSOC. (Operating income: $113,427; Location: OLD BASS RIVER RD.; 14,917 books; 1 e-books; 1,539 audio materials; 1,262 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 34 state licensed databases; 27 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Dennis Fire Department Station 2 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Paddock Cemetery (1), Hall Cemetery (2), Howes Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and swamps: Scargo Lake (A), Run Pond (B), Flax Pond (C), Clam Pools (D), Bass Hole Marshes (E), Black Flats (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beaches: Mayflower Beach (A), Corporation Beach (B), Chapin Memorial Beach (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Dennis Town - Libraries- South Dennis Free Public (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 389 Main Street).

Hotel: Scargo Manor (909 Main STREET; Route 6A).

Birthplace of: Amy Jo Johnson - Actress and singer, Arthur B. Jenks - Politician, Nathaniel Freeman (physician) - Politician.

Barnstable County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.0 people
Massachusetts:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

61.2%
Whole state:

63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

3.9%
Whole state:

7.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households
2 people in other workers' dormitories in 2000

Banks with branches in Dennis (2011 data):

  • TD Bank, National Association: Dennis Branch at 700 Main Street (Route 6a), branch established on 1979/12/03. 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 Dennis:

Marital status in Dennis, MA
  • Never married: 14.8%
  • Now married: 71.0%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 5.7%

For population 25 years and over in Dennis:

  • High school or higher: 96.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 49.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 25.7%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
Massachusetts average:

12.7

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Dennis
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Dennis, MA (based on Barnstable County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic86,37018
Mainline Protestant18,16568
Evangelical Protestant5,28146
Other4,73432
Orthodox8103
None100,528-
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: 68
Barnstable County:

3.06 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Barnstable County:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 75
This county:

3.38 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 57
Barnstable County:

2.57 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 413
This county:

18.60 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

8.76 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.9%
State:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

19.6%
Massachusetts:

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

13.8%
Massachusetts:

16.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Dennis:

50.8%
State:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

48.7%
State:

47.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

30.0
Massachusetts:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

22.6%
Massachusetts:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

19.9%
Massachusetts:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Massachusetts:

6.8

Overweight people:
Dennis:

45.0%
State:

33.4%

General health condition:
Dennis:

53.0%
Massachusetts:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Dennis:

75.5%
Massachusetts:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Dennis, MA Residents

5.38% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($104,551 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.38%
Massachusetts average:

5.79%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($479 average AGI)
Barnstable County:

0.06%
Massachusetts average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Plymouth County, MA  0.59% ($68,616 average AGI)
from Middlesex County, MA  0.57% ($168,344)
from Norfolk County, MA  0.45% ($160,147)


5.10% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($68,700 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.10%
Massachusetts average:

6.31%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($670 average AGI)
Barnstable County:

0.07%
Massachusetts average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Plymouth County, MA  0.63% ($60,223 average AGI)
to Middlesex County, MA  0.36% ($63,791)
to Norfolk County, MA  0.31% ($69,731)

Businesses in Dennis, MA

  • Lane Furniture: 1
  • Subway: 1
  • UPS: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Dennis:

  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBUR (1240 AM; 1 kW; WEST YARMOUTH, MA; Owner: THE EXEC. COMM. OF TRTS. BOSTON U)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WFPB (1170 AM; daytime; 1 kW; ORLEANS, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAMG (890 AM; 25 kW; DEDHAM, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DEDHAM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRCA (1330 AM; 25 kW; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: WRCA LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dennis:

  • WCOD-FM (106.1 FM; HYANNIS, MA; Owner: BOCH BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • WOCN-FM (103.9 FM; SOUTH YARMOUTH, MA; Owner: SANDAB COMMUNICATIONS LTD. PARTNERSHIP II)
  • WXTK (95.1 FM; WEST YARMOUTH, MA; Owner: BOCH BROADCASTING LTD. PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPXC (102.9 FM; HYANNIS, MA; Owner: QANTUM OF CAPE COD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WQRC (99.9 FM; BARNSTABLE, MA; Owner: SANDAB COMMUNICATION LTD. PNR/SHP II)
  • WKPE-FM (104.7 FM; ORLEANS, MA; Owner: CRB WKPE LIC CORP.)
  • WFCC-FM (107.5 FM; CHATHAM, MA; Owner: CHARLES RIVER B/CING WFCC LIC. CORP.)
  • WDVT (93.5 FM; HARWICH PORT, MA; Owner: BOCH BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • WCCT-FM (90.3 FM; HARWICH, MA; Owner: CAPE COD REGIONAL TECH HIGH SCHOOL)
  • WKKL (90.7 FM; WEST BARNSTABLE, MA; Owner: CAPE COD COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WCIB (101.9 FM; FALMOUTH, MA; Owner: QANTUM OF CAPE COD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WSDH (91.5 FM; SANDWICH, MA; Owner: SANDWICH MASS. PUBLIC SCHOOLS)
  • WTWV (101.1 FM; MASHPEE, MA; Owner: BOCH BROADCASTING, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Dennis:

  • W08CH (Channel 8; HYANNIS, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WDPX (Channel 58; VINEYARD HAVEN, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • WMPX-LP (Channel 67; DENNIS, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • WLWC (Channel 28; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: C-28 FCC LICENSEE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
Dennis fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Dennis fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Dennis)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • REPEATER, 105 Hockum Rock Rd. (Lat: 41.732500 Lon: -70.177222), Type: Tank, Structure height: 37.2 m, Overall height: 41.2 m, Call Sign: KYY951,
    Assigned Frequencies: 460.062 MHz, Grant Date: 10/15/2015, Expiration Date: 11/05/2025, Registrant: Federal License Management, 1784 E. 3rd Street Suite 269, Williamsport, PA 17701-3862, Phone: (570) 505-3894, Fax: (570) 651-9032, Email:
  • 78 Hokum Rock Rd (Lat: 41.732333 Lon: -70.181694), Call Sign: KRM530, Licensee ID: L00031538,
    Assigned Frequencies: 43.0000 MHz, Grant Date: 11/21/2012, Expiration Date: 12/01/2022, Registrant: William J Depatie, 78 Hokum Rock Rd, Dennis, MA 02638, Phone: (508) 385-5860
  • Lat: 41.697222 Lon: -70.155556, Call Sign: WQBF368,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.730 MHz, Grant Date: 09/30/2004, Expiration Date: 09/30/2014, Cancellation Date: 12/06/2014, Certifier: Jeffery R Chase, Registrant: Rdc Communications, Inc., 19 Dupont Ave, S. Yarmouth, MA 02664, Phone: (508) 394-2405, Fax: (508) 394-1535, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • DENNIS, 105 Hokum Rock Rd (Lat: 41.732667 Lon: -70.177472), Type: Tank, Structure height: 37.2 m, Call Sign: WMM715,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10558.1 MHz, Grant Date: 01/11/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 02/20/2014, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • STATION, Lt 2 Theophious F Smith Rd At Watb Fm Site (Lat: 41.691750 Lon: -70.144722), Overall height: 99.1 m, Call Sign: WNTP738,
    Assigned Frequencies: 957.950 MHz, 957.950 MHz, Grant Date: 12/24/1992, Expiration Date: 12/24/1997, Phone: (617) 834-4400
  • BS73XC038, 57 Theopolis Smith Rd (Ma04780-A) (Lat: 41.691806 Lon: -70.146611), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 70.1 m, Overall height: 74.7 m, Call Sign: WQQM996,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10855.0 MHz, 17765.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 17765.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 17765.0 MHz, 17765.0 MHz, Grant Date: 01/30/2013, Expiration Date: 01/30/2023, Cancellation Date: 07/24/2014, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • HYN0010, 27 Commodity Road (Lat: 41.729167 Lon: -70.166694), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 56.4 m, Call Sign: WQRQ699,
    Assigned Frequencies: 19450.0 MHz, 19430.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 19390.0 MHz, 19555.0 MHz, 19450.0 MHz, 19430.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 19390.0 MHz, 19555.0 MHz... (+15 more), Grant Date: 07/09/2013, Expiration Date: 07/09/2023, Cancellation Date: 06/25/2014, Certifier: Dan Menser, Registrant: T-Mobile License LLC, 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4840, Email:
  • HYN0011, 57 Theopolis Smith Rd (Ma04780-A) (Lat: 41.691806 Lon: -70.146611), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 70.1 m, Overall height: 74.7 m, Call Sign: WQRQ760,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17890.0 MHz, 23180.0 MHz, 17840.0 MHz, 23030.0 MHz, 17890.0 MHz, 23180.0 MHz, 17840.0 MHz, 23030.0 MHz, 17890.0 MHz, 23180.0 MHz... (+10 more), Grant Date: 07/10/2013, Expiration Date: 07/10/2023, Cancellation Date: 06/25/2014, Certifier: Dan Menser, Registrant: T-Mobile License LLC, 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4840, Email:
  • BARNSTABLE, Lat: 41.798806 Lon: -70.211056, Type: Building, Structure height: 10 m, Overall height: 12 m, Call Sign: WQVK773, Licensee ID: L01184639,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/13/2015, Expiration Date: 03/13/2025, Certifier: Thomas Wierimaa, Registrant: Onvoy Spectrum, LLC

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Dennis)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: BLADE CHROMA (Category: Land, Engines: 4), Engine: Electric
    N-Number: 785QP , Serial Number: 191790962435, Certificate Issue Date: 08/26/2016
    Registrant (Individual): Robert R Prall, 23 Schooner Rd, Dennis, MA 02638
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172F (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8549U , Serial Number: 17252449, Airworthiness Date: 02/13/1965, Certificate Issue Date: 05/11/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Rocco R Scala, 33 Fieldstone Dr, Dennis, MA 02638

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$255,54638$369,718187$282,4928$146,506135$328,894
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$02$245,4608$351,4961$12,4903$365,387
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$02$180,13044$358,8213$20,49321$288,393
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$03$465,62029$224,8372$158,51512$207,431
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$06$289,3300$02$317,990

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0113.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$332,4001$332,400
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$332,4001$332,400
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0113.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Dennis, MA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Dennis, MA - Value

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 12. The highest number of fires - 27 took place in 2018, and the least - 5 in 2002. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Dennis, MA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (76.8%), and Outside Fires (14.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Dennis, MA
    • 16276.8%Structure Fires
    • 3014.2%Outside Fires
    • 115.2%Other
    • 83.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Dennis, MA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Dennis, MA
  • 72.1%Utility gas
  • 25.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.8%Electricity
  • 1.0%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Dennis, MA
  • 66.7%Utility gas
  • 17.1%Electricity
  • 16.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Dennis compared to Massachusetts state average:

  • Median house value above 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 significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
There are 4 pilots and 9 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
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  • Richard Maw (4)
  • Henry Max Schleinitz (3)
  • Paula S. Wilbert (2)
  • Thomas C. Moran (1)
  • Edward Lawrence Sinofsky (1)

Total of 27 patent applications in 2008-2020.