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Population in 2010: 1,802. Population change since 2000: +26.4%
Males: 818  (45.4%)
Females: 984  (54.6%)

Median resident age:  45.2 years
Massachusetts median age:  39.2 years

Zip codes: 02332.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $115,088 (it was $105,683 in 2000)
Duxbury:

$115,088
MA:

$65,339
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $85,253

Duxbury CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $947,214 (it was $515,900 in 2000)
Duxbury:

$947,214
MA:

$323,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $1,003,092; Detached houses: $1,003,092

Median gross rent in 2012: $923.

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  • White alone - 1,761 (97.7%)
  • Asian alone - 13 (0.7%)
  • Hispanic - 13 (0.7%)
  • Black alone - 5 (0.3%)
  • Two or more races - 6 (0.3%)
  • Other race alone - 2 (0.1%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.06%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 1 (0.06%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Duxbury: 144.1 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (24.9%), German (16.3%), English (15.2%), Scottish (6.4%), Italian (5.9%), Polish (5.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1637

Elevation: 36 feet

Land area: 2.17 square miles.

Population density: 829 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Duxbury:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 80.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 38.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 43.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Duxbury CDP:

  • Never married: 13.6%
  • Now married: 67.8%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 9.5%
  • Divorced: 7.2%

25 residents are foreign born

This place:  1.9%
Massachusetts:  15.0%



According to our research of Massachusetts and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Duxbury, Massachusetts as of September 21, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Duxbury to the number of sex offenders is 14,362 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $10,001 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $9,784 (1.0%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Weymouth, MA (18.0 miles , pop. 53,988).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (28.8 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (192.2 miles , pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: South Duxbury, MA (1.4 miles ), Green Harbor-Cedar Crest, MA (1.5 miles ), Marshfield, MA (2.0 miles ), Ocean Bluff-Brant Rock, MA (2.0 miles ), Kingston, MA (2.0 miles ), North Plymouth, MA (2.2 miles ), Plymouth, MA (2.5 miles ), North Pembroke, MA (2.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 41 buildings, average cost: $166,400
  • 1998: 35 buildings, average cost: $172,300
  • 1999: 36 buildings, average cost: $180,600
  • 2000: 27 buildings, average cost: $185,400
  • 2001: 29 buildings, average cost: $199,600
  • 2002: 40 buildings, average cost: $244,300
  • 2003: 39 buildings, average cost: $221,900
  • 2004: 27 buildings, average cost: $269,600
  • 2005: 23 buildings, average cost: $266,400
  • 2006: 26 buildings, average cost: $323,800
  • 2007: 41 buildings, average cost: $281,200
  • 2008: 22 buildings, average cost: $291,900
  • 2009: 15 buildings, average cost: $326,400
  • 2010: 12 buildings, average cost: $516,200
  • 2011: 25 buildings, average cost: $279,500
  • 2012: 32 buildings, average cost: $277,500

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Latitude: 42.04 N, Longitude: 70.67 W

Area code: 781

Duxbury household income distribution Duxbury home values distribution

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 35 (28 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.83
Massachusetts average:

2.49

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

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.2%
Massachusetts:

7.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (27%)
  • Construction (22%)
  • Information (12%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (41%)
  • Educational services (22%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (15%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Top executives (11%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (11%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (9%)
  • Financial managers (8%)
  • Lawyers (7%)
  • Accountants and auditors (6%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (11%)
  • Art and design workers (9%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)

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Tornado activity:

Duxbury-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Massachusetts state average. It is 52% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 27.1 miles away from the Duxbury place center injured 17 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 46.9 miles away from the place center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Duxbury-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Massachusetts state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 60.4 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) earthquake occurred 84.8 miles away from Duxbury center
On 3/22/1996 at 20:22:12, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, 3.1 LG, Depth: 7.4 mi) earthquake occurred 38.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/6/1992 at 15:38:04, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 99.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 14:36:36, a magnitude 3.3 (3.1 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 82.1 miles away from Duxbury center
On 1/10/1999 at 10:52:16, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 1.2 mi) earthquake occurred 57.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)

Natural disasters:

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

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Hurricanes: 4, Blizzards: 2, Floods: 2, Snows: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Pat Leahy (ice hockey) - Ice hockey player, Peleg Wadsworth - Continental Army officer, Stet Howland - Rock drummer, George Partridge - Politician, Peleg Sprague (Maine politician) - Federal judge, William H. Kent - Politician, Chris Ajemian - Lacrosse player, Jim Manganello - Soccer player, Mark Murphy (ice hockey) - Ice hockey player.


Hospitals/medical centers in Duxbury:

  • BAY PATH AT DUXBURY NURSING AND REHABILITATION CTR (Nursing Home, 308 KINGSTOWN WAY)
  • DUXBURY HOUSE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, 298 KINGS TOWN WAY)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Duxbury:

  • CRANBERRY HOSPICE (Hospital, about 5 miles away; PLYMOUTH, MA)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE OF PLYMOUTH CORDAGE (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; PLYMOUTH, MA)
  • CENTRUS PREMIER HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; PLYMOUTH, MA)

Political contributions by individuals in Duxbury, MA

Operable nuclear power plant near Duxbury:

  • 7 miles: Pilgrim in Plymouth, MA.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Duxbury:

  • Bridgewater State College (about 16 miles; Bridgewater, MA; Full-time enrollment: 7,943)
  • Massasoit Community College (about 17 miles; Brockton, MA; FT enrollment: 3,631)
  • Stonehill College (about 23 miles; Easton, MA; FT enrollment: 2,420)
  • Curry College (about 27 miles; Milton, MA; FT enrollment: 2,006)
  • University of Massachusetts-Boston (about 27 miles; Boston, MA; FT enrollment: 8,906)
  • Emerson College (about 30 miles; Boston, MA; FT enrollment: 4,146)
  • Suffolk University (about 30 miles; Boston, MA; FT enrollment: 6,901)

Public high school in Duxbury:

Public elementary/middle schools in Duxbury:

Private elementary/middle schools in Duxbury:

  • BAY FARM MONTESSORI ACADEMY (Students: 188; Location: 145 LORING ST; Grades: PK - 6)
  • GOOD SHEPHERD CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 89; Location: 2 TREMONT ST; Grades: PK - 7)
See full list of schools located in Duxbury, School District: DUXBURY

Library in Duxbury:

  • DUXBURY FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,205,855; Location: 77 ALDEN STREET; 110,177 books; 4,742 audio materials; 5,284 video materials; 27 local licensed databases; 34 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 294 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Duxbury: Duxbury Yacht Club (A), Duxbury Middle School Media Center (B), Duxbury High School Media Center (C), Carl A Weyerhaeuser Library (D), Duxbury Art Complex (E), Duxbury Free Library (F), John Alden House (G), Windsor House Museum (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Duxbury include: Saint John the Evangelist Church (A), Pilgrim Church of Duxbury (B), First Parish Unitarian Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Episcopal Church Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoirs and swamps: Bluefish River Reservoir (A), Bluefish River Marshes (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

River: Bluefish River (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Beach: Shipyard Lane Beach (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Duxbury Art Complex Inc Museum (189 Alden Street), Alden House Museum (105 Alden Street).

Hotel: Duxbury Clipper (11 South Station Street).

 
Plymouth County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 29.2. This is about average.
City:

29.2
U.S.:

32.0
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.92. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 24.2 miles away from the city center.
City:

1.92
U.S.:

2.43
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.45. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

8.45
U.S.:

9.59

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

DUXBURY WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 15716, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 6.5%
(6.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This place:  2.8 people
Massachusetts:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  79.8%
Whole state:  63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  2.3%
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: 0.0% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Duxbury, MA

Duxbury compared to Massachusetts state average:

Duxbury, Massachusetts environmental map by EPA

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  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value significantly 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 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.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.


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Banks with branches in Duxbury (2011 data):

  • Rockland Trust Company: Duxbury Branch at 290 Kingstown Way, branch established on 1995/01/18; Duxbury Branch at 27 Bay Road At Hall's Corner, branch established on 1962/01/03. Info updated 2009/05/20: Bank assets: $4,974.4 mil, Deposits: $3,903.9 mil, headquarters in Rockland, MA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 67 total offices, Holding Company: Independent Bank Corp.
  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: Duxbury Branch at 64 Depot Street, branch established on 1962/04/30. Info updated 2012/01/31: Bank assets: $78,146.9 mil, Deposits: $48,042.9 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 718 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Santander, S.A.
  • Eastern Bank: Depot Street Branch at 19 Depot Street, branch established on 1977/09/19. Info updated 2011/03/30: Bank assets: $7,812.9 mil, Deposits: $6,295.8 mil, headquarters in Boston, MA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 94 total offices, Holding Company: Eastern Bank Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Duxbury travel time to work - commute


Duxbury mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (74%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (24%)
  • Electricity (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

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

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

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

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

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 85
Plymouth County:

1.74 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

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

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

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

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
Massachusetts:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Plymouth County:

21.7%
Massachusetts:

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

16.3%
State:

16.5%

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

Here:

5.34%
Massachusetts average:

6.31%

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

0.04%
Massachusetts average:

0.28%


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


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

Here:

6.02%
Massachusetts average:

6.91%

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

0.04%
Massachusetts average:

0.11%


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

Strongest AM radio stations in Duxbury:

  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPLM (1390 AM; 5 kW; PLYMOUTH, MA; Owner: PLYMOUTH ROCK BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAMG (890 AM; 25 kW; DEDHAM, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DEDHAM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WRCA (1330 AM; 25 kW; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: WRCA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUNR (1600 AM; 20 kW; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: CHAMPION BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • WBET (1460 AM; 5 kW; BROCKTON, MA; Owner: KJI BROADCASTING, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Duxbury:

  • WATD-FM (95.9 FM; MARSHFIELD, MA; Owner: MARSHFIELD BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WPLM-FM (99.1 FM; PLYMOUTH, MA; Owner: PLYMOUTH ROCK BROADCASTING CO., 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.)
  • WBMX (98.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WBOS (92.9 FM; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WJMN (94.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCRB (102.5 FM; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: CHARLES RIVER BROADCASTING WCRB LICE)
  • WTKK (96.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WROR-FM (105.7 FM; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WGBH (89.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WBOT (97.7 FM; BROCKTON, MA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WBUR-FM (90.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF BOSTON UNIVERSITY)
  • WWBB (101.5 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBCN (104.1 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: HEMISPHERE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WZLX (100.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF BOSTON)
  • W267AI (101.3 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: MCC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WODS (103.3 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WERS (88.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: EMERSON COLLEGE)
  • WHRB (95.3 FM; CAMBRIDGE, MA; Owner: HARVARD RADIO BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Duxbury:

  • WWDP (Channel 46; NORWELL, MA; Owner: NORWELL TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WCVB-TV (Channel 5; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WCVB HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • WGBH-TV (Channel 2; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WHDH-TV (Channel 7; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WHDH-TV)
  • WMFP (Channel 62; LAWRENCE, MA; Owner: WSAH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WSBK-TV (Channel 38; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WLVI-TV (Channel 56; CAMBRIDGE, MA; Owner: WLVI, INC.)
  • WLWC (Channel 28; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: C-28 FCC LICENSEE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WBZ-TV (Channel 4; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WGBX-TV (Channel 44; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WFXT (Channel 25; BOSTON, MA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • WBPX (Channel 68; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • WLNE-TV (Channel 6; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND, INC.)
  • WTMU-LP (Channel 32; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ZGS BOSTON, INC.)
  • WCEA-LP (Channel 58; BOSTON, MA; Owner: CHANNEL 19 TV CORPORATION)
  • WPRI-TV (Channel 12; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: TVL BROADCASTING OF RHODE ISLAND, LLC)
  • WNAC-TV (Channel 64; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: WNAC, LLC)
  • W40BO (Channel 40; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WJAR (Channel 10; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WUTF (Channel 66; MARLBOROUGH, MA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BOSTON LLC)
  • WSBE-TV (Channel 36; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: RHODE ISLAND PUBLIC TELECOM. AUTHORITY)
Duxbury, Massachusetts:
  • Fatal accident count: 52
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 70
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 26
  • Fatalities: 54
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 102
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Massachusetts average:
  • Fatal accident count: 96
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 135
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 31
  • Fatalities: 103
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 219
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 12
See more detailed statistics of Duxbury fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Duxbury)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Duxbury, MA)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

4
  • 397 Washington St (Lat: 42.036222 Lon: -70.671694), Type: Building, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: KVR467, Licensee ID: L00093822
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 157.025 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/18/2004, Expiration Date: 01/12/2015
    Registrant: Battelle Memorial Institute, 505 King Ave, Columbus, OH 43201, Phone: (614) 424-3282, Fax: (614) 424-4278, Email:
  • 553 Washington St (Lat: 42.079556 Lon: -70.670583), Overall height: 10 m, Call Sign: WHU637, Licensee ID: L00002646
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 156.925 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/01/2003, Expiration Date: 01/26/2013, Cancellation Date: 03/30/2013
    Registrant: Long Point Marine Inc, 553 Washington St, Duxbury, MA 02332
  • 98 King Caesar Rd (Lat: 42.035389 Lon: -70.666139), Type: Building, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: WHV606
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 157.025 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/18/1997, Expiration Date: 04/24/2002, Cancellation Date: 07/28/2002
    Registrant: Lee M Kennedy, 98 King Caesar Rd, Duxbury, MA 02332
  • 553 Washington St. (Lat: 42.046111 Lon: -70.671111), Type: Bant, Structure height: 10.3 m, Overall height: 14.9 m, Call Sign: WQQZ918
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.925 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 156.450 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/02/2013, Expiration Date: 04/02/2023, Certifier: Lawrence W Martin
    Registrant: Long Point Marine Inc., 553 Washington St., Duxbury, MA 02332, Phone: (781) 934-5302, Fax: (781) 934-9894, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

61 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Duxbury)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Duxbury)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)


Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
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 ORIGINATED2$413,21514$440,34791$371,7455$346,7104$302,745
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$409,0708$360,8791$118,7600$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$254,2702$308,19516$445,8971$317,0801$245,880
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$367,18014$398,8551$301,3402$300,790
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$04$248,9680$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 5071.03 , 5071.04

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$214,3700$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$386,140
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 5071.03 , 5071.04

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 39
  • Hazardous Condition: 97
  • Service Call: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Duxbury


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Duxbury, MA

Most common first names in Duxbury, MA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John10978.0 years
Mary10582.2 years
William9075.4 years
Robert6575.2 years
Margaret5882.9 years
Helen5884.2 years
Dorothy5382.9 years
George5276.4 years
Elizabeth5283.3 years
Joseph5076.1 years
Most common last names in Duxbury, MA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
White1877.3 years
Peterson1883.6 years
Randall1776.6 years
Smith1777.8 years
Sullivan1578.9 years
Johnson1478.0 years
Loring1478.0 years
Murphy1380.3 years
Chandler1278.0 years
Holmes1182.9 years
Businesses in Duxbury, MA
NameCountNameCount
Dunkin Donuts1Rite Aid1
FedEx6Talbots1
Jones New York1UPS2
MasterBrand Cabinets1

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Top Patent Applicants
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  • Glenn Bushee (14)
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Total of 190 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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