Easton, Massachusetts

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Population in 2010: 23,112. Population change since 2000: +3.6%
 
Males: 11,063  (47.9%)
Females: 12,049  (52.1%)
Median resident age:  39.5 years
Massachusetts median age:  39.2 years

Zip codes: 02375.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $85,049 (it was $69,144 in 2000)
Easton:

$85,049
MA:

$66,768

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $41,296 (it was $30,732 in 2000)

Easton town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $372,875 (it was $205,200 in 2000)
Easton:

$372,875
MA:

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

    Easton races chart
    • 20,78589.9%White alone
    • 7253.1%Black alone
    • 5752.5%Hispanic
    • 5612.4%Asian alone
    • 3261.4%Two or more races
    • 1190.5%Other race alone
    • 170.07%American Indian alone
    • 40.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Easton: 145.3 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (32.8%), Italian (17.4%), English (14.2%), German (7.5%), French (4.9%), Polish (4.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1725

Elevation: 112 feet

Land area: 28.4 square miles.

Population density: 813 people per square mile   (low).

Easton,MA real estate house value index trend

Easton, Massachusetts map

For population 25 years and over in Easton:

  • High school or higher: 93.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 39.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Easton town:

  • Never married: 31.8%
  • Now married: 56.4%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 6.2%

1,021 residents are foreign born (2.2% Europe, 0.9% Asia, 0.7% Latin America, 0.5% North America).

This town:

4.6%
Massachusetts:

15.6%



According to our research of Massachusetts and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Easton, Massachusetts as of July 29, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Easton to the number of sex offenders is 7,668 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 in 2000:

Easton town:  1.4% ($2,838)
Massachusetts:  1.3% ($2,336)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Brockton, MA (5.0 miles , pop. 94,304).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (19.1 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (165.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: West Bridgewater, MA (2.2 miles ), Brockton, MA (2.2 miles ), Stoughton, MA (2.3 miles ), Mansfield Center, MA (2.4 miles ), Mansfield, MA (2.5 miles ), Avon, MA (2.5 miles ), Sharon, MA (2.5 miles ), Norton, MA (2.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 77 buildings, average cost: $165,400
  • 1998: 75 buildings, average cost: $172,600
  • 1999: 61 buildings, average cost: $177,400
  • 2000: 59 buildings, average cost: $191,300
  • 2001: 73 buildings, average cost: $199,800
  • 2002: 110 buildings, average cost: $194,000
  • 2003: 81 buildings, average cost: $218,900
  • 2004: 81 buildings, average cost: $255,000
  • 2005: 78 buildings, average cost: $246,600
  • 2006: 56 buildings, average cost: $270,100
  • 2007: 38 buildings, average cost: $286,600
  • 2008: 17 buildings, average cost: $236,200
  • 2009: 18 buildings, average cost: $341,000
  • 2010: 21 buildings, average cost: $314,300
  • 2011: 18 buildings, average cost: $318,700
  • 2012: 21 buildings, average cost: $317,600
  • 2013: 39 buildings, average cost: $248,000
  • 2014: 24 buildings, average cost: $356,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.05 N, Longitude: 71.11 W

Area codes: 508, 774


Crime rates in Easton by Year
Type 2002 2003 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 010000241555
per 100,000 0.04.40.00.00.00.08.617.54.321.421.320.9
Robberies 62710348105662
per 100,000 26.68.830.443.213.017.434.343.821.525.725.68.4
Assaults 135391111322719202218
per 100,000 57.622.013.038.947.547.7137.1118.481.785.793.975.2
Burglaries 5241323654446567135816769
per 100,000 230.3180.5139.1155.4233.3190.9278.5293.8580.6347.0286.1288.4
Thefts 16611185146131159165153165162160161
per 100,000 735.3488.6369.6630.2566.1689.9707.0670.8709.6694.0683.2672.9
Auto thefts 169711168101516161914
per 100,000 70.939.630.447.569.134.742.965.868.868.581.158.5
Arson 000100200001
per 100,000 0.00.00.04.30.00.08.60.00.00.00.04.2
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 285.2) 73.147.440.062.659.860.499.0107.0104.1102.9100.788.9

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

Crime rate in Easton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 49 (34 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.42
Massachusetts average:

2.55

Easton tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.6%
Massachusetts:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (10%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Health care (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Health care (15%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Social assistance (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5%)
  • Top executives (4%)
  • Operations specialties managers except financial managers (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (3%)

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

Average climate in Easton, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Easton, Massachusetts average temperatures Easton, Massachusetts average precipitation Easton, Massachusetts humidity Easton, Massachusetts wind speed Easton, Massachusetts snowfall Easton, Massachusetts sunshine Easton, Massachusetts clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Easton-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Massachusetts state average. It is 51% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.5 miles away from the Easton town center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 6/9/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.8 miles away from the town center injured 17 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Easton-area historical earthquake activity is near Massachusetts state average. It is 90% 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 210.1 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 103.6 miles away from Easton 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 214.0 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 207.6 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 63.5 miles away from Easton center
On 7/22/2003 at 11:41:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 74.7 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 Bristol County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 4, Snows: 3, Blizzards: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Easton topographic map

Birthplace of: Anselm Tupper - Continental Army officer, Erik Vendt - Swimmer, James H. Turpin - Army Medal of Honor recipient, Jim Craig (ice hockey) - Ice hockey goaltender, Oakes Ames - (1804-1873), Congressman and entrepreneur, Craig Charron - Ice hockey player, John L. Bates - Politician, Ken MacAfee (wide receiver) - Football player.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Easton: James H. Turpin.

Hospitals and medical centers near Easton:

  • STONEHILL MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; NORTH EASTON, MA)
  • EASTON-LINCOLN NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; NORTH EASTON, MA)
  • SOUTHEAST HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; NORTH EASTON, MA)
  • PATHWAYS HEALTHCARE SRVS (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; BROCKTON, MA)
  • PEDIATRIC SERVICES OF AMERICA HOME HEALTHCARE (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; BROCKTON, MA)
  • LIFECARE AT HOME OF MASSACHUSETTS (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; WEST BRIDGEWATER, MA)
  • ADVANTAGE HOME HEALTH CARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; STOUGHTON, MA)

Amtrak station near Easton:

  • 12 miles: ROUTE 128 (WESTWOOD, UNIVERSITY AVE. & RTE. 128) . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.

College/University in Easton:

  • Stonehill College (Full-time enrollment: 2,563; Location: 320 Washington Street; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.stonehill.edu)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Easton:

  • Massasoit Community College (about 7 miles; Brockton, MA; Full-time enrollment: 5,442)
  • Bridgewater State University (about 9 miles; Bridgewater, MA; FT enrollment: 9,802)
  • Curry College (about 14 miles; Milton, MA; FT enrollment: 2,586)
  • Quincy College (about 16 miles; Quincy, MA; FT enrollment: 3,184)
  • University of Massachusetts-Boston (about 19 miles; Boston, MA; FT enrollment: 12,625)
  • Babson College (about 20 miles; Wellesley, MA; FT enrollment: 3,230)
  • Wellesley College (about 20 miles; Wellesley, MA; FT enrollment: 2,658)

Public high school in Easton:

Public elementary/middle schools in Easton:

  • PARKVIEW ELEMENTARY (Students: 456, Location: 50 SPOONER STREET, Grades: PK-2)
  • MOREAU HALL (Students: 304, Location: 360 WASHINGTON STREET, Grades: PK-2)
  • EASTON MIDDLE SCHOOL (Location: 98 COLUMBUS AVENUE, Grades: 6-8)
  • RICHARDSON - OLMSTED SCHOOL (Location: 101 LOTHROP STREET, Grades: 3-5)
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Notable locations in Easton: Easton Country Club (A), Easton Rod and Gun Club (B), Easton Fire Department Station 2 (C), Easton Fire Department Station 3 Headquarters (D), Easton Fire Department Station 1 (E), John F Kennedy Library and Museum (F), Easton Townhall (G), Easton Town Hall (H), Moreau Hall (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Village Stores Shopping Center (1), Shaws Plaza Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Easton: Holy Cross Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Washington Cemetery (1), Easton Cemetery (2), Cynthia Park Cemetery (3), Central Cemetery (4), Howard Cemetery (5), Pine Grove Cemetery (6), Immaculate Conception Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Longwater Pond (A), Little Cedar Swamp (B), Ward Pond (C), Flyaway Pond (D), Dean Pond (E), Leach Pond (F), Old Pond (G), Cabot Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Whitman Brook (A), Mulberry Brook (B), Hockomock River (C), Black Brook (D), Beaver Brook (E), Poquanticut Brook (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 110. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

110
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.275. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.275
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 10.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.3
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.976. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.976
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 29.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 15.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.3
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.70. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.70
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 0.0154. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0154
U.S.:

0.0138
Average household size:
This town:  2.7 people
Massachusetts:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  72.9%
Whole state:  63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.1%
Whole state:  7.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

2.0%
Whole state:

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

1.1%
Whole state:

4.4%

People in group quarters in Easton in 2010:

  • 1,974 people in college/university student housing
  • 164 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 26 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 18 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Easton in 2000:

  • 1,662 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 135 people in nursing homes
  • 5 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 4 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 4 people in religious group quarters

Banks with branches in Easton (2011 data):

  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Easton Shaw's Branch at 690 Depot Street, branch established on 1996/06/11. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Massachusetts average:

13.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Easton town (based on Bristol County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic286,11372
Evangelical Protestant18,765128
Mainline Protestant18,24683
Other7,80733
Orthodox1,5654
Black Protestant5115
None215,278-
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: 109
Bristol County:

2.00 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 105
Bristol County:

1.93 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 128
Bristol County:

2.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 447
Here:

8.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.5%
Massachusetts:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Bristol County:

26.9%
Massachusetts:

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

14.4%
State:

16.5%

3.63% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($44,295 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.63%
Massachusetts average:

5.61%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($160 average AGI)
Bristol County:

0.03%
Massachusetts average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Plymouth County, MA  0.73% ($38,878 average AGI)
from Norfolk County, MA  0.55% ($50,643)
from Providence County, RI  0.45% ($48,971)


3.96% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($46,247 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.96%
Massachusetts average:

5.85%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($354 average AGI)
Bristol County:

0.03%
Massachusetts average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Plymouth County, MA  0.67% ($45,893 average AGI)
to Norfolk County, MA  0.55% ($52,377)
to Providence County, RI  0.40% ($39,571)

Strongest AM radio stations in Easton:

  • WBET (1460 AM; 5 kW; BROCKTON, MA; Owner: KJI BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMSX (1410 AM; 1 kW; BROCKTON, MA; Owner: ANASTOS MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WAMG (890 AM; 25 kW; DEDHAM, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DEDHAM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WUNR (1600 AM; 20 kW; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: CHAMPION BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • WRCA (1330 AM; 25 kW; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: WRCA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Easton:

  • WBOT (97.7 FM; BROCKTON, MA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WSHL-FM (91.3 FM; EASTON, MA; Owner: STONEHILL COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WWBB (101.5 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, 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.)
  • WXKS-FM (107.9 FM; MEDFORD, MA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WGBH (89.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WMJX (106.7 FM; BOSTON, 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.)
  • WSNE-FM (93.3 FM; TAUNTON, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • 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 Easton:

  • 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)
  • WLNE-TV (Channel 6; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WPRI-TV (Channel 12; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: TVL BROADCASTING OF RHODE ISLAND, LLC)
  • WNAC-TV (Channel 64; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: WNAC, 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.)
  • WJAR (Channel 10; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSBE-TV (Channel 36; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: RHODE ISLAND PUBLIC TELECOM. AUTHORITY)
  • WBPX (Channel 68; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • W40BO (Channel 40; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WTMU-LP (Channel 32; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ZGS BOSTON, INC.)
  • WCEA-LP (Channel 58; BOSTON, MA; Owner: CHANNEL 19 TV CORPORATION)
  • WLWC (Channel 28; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: C-28 FCC LICENSEE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WUTF (Channel 66; MARLBOROUGH, MA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BOSTON LLC)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WPXQ (Channel 69; BLOCK ISLAND, RI; Owner: OCEAN STATE TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • WRIW-LP (Channel 50; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: ZGS PROVIDENCE, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Easton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • $1,458,000Total costs
  • 47,500Total average daily traffic
  • 2,728Total average daily truck traffic
  • 86,071Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Lothrop St Fire Sta (Lat: 42.058444 Lon: -71.116167), Call Sign: KNBF359
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.925 MHzGrant Date: 05/17/1996, Expiration Date: 08/04/2001, Cancellation Date: 10/07/2001Registrant: Easton, Town Of, 130 Center St, North Easton, MA 02356, Phone: (508) 230-3350
  • 87 Eastman Street (Lat: 42.024694 Lon: -71.152778), Type: Silo, Structure height: 16.8 m, Overall height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: KGU289
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.6800 MHzGrant Date: 10/20/2012, Expiration Date: 11/10/2022Registrant: Boro Sand & Stone Corp., 192 Plain Street, North Attleboro, MA 02760, Phone: (508) 699-2911, Fax: (508) 695-3251, Email:
  • 320 Washington Street - Donahue Hall (Lat: 42.511111 Lon: -71.081389), Type: Building, Structure height: 12.2 m, Overall height: 17.6 m, Call Sign: WPTD767
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.125 MHzGrant Date: 09/06/2001, Expiration Date: 03/06/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/12/2002, Certifier: Charles A SchwabRegistrant: Stonehill College Campus Police & Safety, 320 Washington Street, N Easton, MA 02357-7168, Phone: (508) 565-1206, Fax: (508) 565-1527, Email:
  • Lat: 42.061111 Lon: -71.081389, Call Sign: WQFS764
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.062 MHzGrant Date: 09/25/2006, Expiration Date: 09/25/2016, Certifier: Joseph B KelleherRegistrant: Easton Electronics, 4 Pequot Way, Canton, MA 02021, Phone: (781) 828-1955, Fax: (781) 828-3719, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • EASTON, Various Locations (Lat: 42.025000 Lon: -71.156667), Type: N/A, Structure height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WPQT492, Licensee ID: L00182257
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.818 MHz, 952.818 MHz, 952.818 MHzGrant Date: 10/06/2000, Expiration Date: 10/06/2010, Cancellation Date: 12/11/2010, Certifier: Fredric L MaclennanRegistrant: Bay State Gas Company
  • NORTH EASTON, 46 Lothrop Street (Lat: 42.055833 Lon: -71.108889), Type: Mast, Structure height: 61 m, Call Sign: WQCK999
    Assigned Frequencies: 10637.5 MHzGrant Date: 03/29/2005, Expiration Date: 03/29/2015, Cancellation Date: 02/19/2014, Certifier: Richard A CraigRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • BOSFP15-01, 459 Foundry Street (Lat: 42.023000 Lon: -71.116056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 47.2 m, Call Sign: WQHK468, Licensee ID: L01728370
    Assigned Frequencies: 11385.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHzGrant Date: 08/21/2007, Expiration Date: 08/21/2017, Cancellation Date: 09/09/2013, Certifier: Joseph M Sandri Jr.Registrant: Fibertower Network Services, Corp., Debtor-In-Possession, 1875 Eye Street, Nw, 5th Floor, Room 505, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 223-1028, Email:
  • BOS1607, 46 Lothrop Street (Lat: 42.055833 Lon: -71.108889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 61 m, Call Sign: WQHQ854, Licensee ID: L01728370
    Assigned Frequencies: 17800.0 MHzGrant Date: 10/10/2007, Expiration Date: 10/10/2017, Cancellation Date: 09/09/2013, Certifier: Joseph M Sandri Jr.Registrant: Fibertower Network Services, Corp., Debtor-In-Possession, 1875 Eye Street, Nw, 5th Floor, Room 505, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 223-1028, Email:
  • EASTON, Lat: 42.025000 Lon: -71.156667, Call Sign: WQOA524
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.818 MHz, 952.818 MHz, 952.818 MHzGrant Date: 07/26/2011, Expiration Date: 01/22/2012, Cancellation Date: 03/24/2012, Certifier: Richard GilmoreRegistrant: Spectrum And Licensing Services, 11 Lee Street, Hanover, PA 17331, Phone: (717) 630-0816, Fax: (717) 637-8300, Email:
  • EASTON, Lat: 42.025000 Lon: -71.156667, Call Sign: WQOI292
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.818 MHz, 952.818 MHz, 952.818 MHzGrant Date: 10/04/2011, Expiration Date: 10/04/2021, Certifier: Richard GilmoreRegistrant: Spectrum And Licensing Services, 11 Lee Street, Hanover, PA 17331, Phone: (717) 630-0816, Fax: (717) 637-8300, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: K1ESQ, Previous Call Sign: KB1DGJ, Licensee ID: L01229178, Grant Date: 11/22/2008, Expiration Date: 11/22/2018, Certifier: Colin W Gillis, Registrant: Colin W Gillis, 670 Depot St., Easton, MA 02334
  • Call Sign: K1WMT, Grant Date: 09/01/1998, Expiration Date: 09/01/2008, Cancellation Date: 09/02/2010, Registrant: Robert F Mahoney, 5 Chandler Way, Easton, MA 02356
  • Call Sign: KC1XH, Grant Date: 10/16/1990, Expiration Date: 10/16/2000, Cancellation Date: 10/17/2002, Registrant: Francis S Mc Keen, 6 Summer St, Easton, MA 02356
  • Call Sign: W1GFB, Licensee ID: L00935766, Grant Date: 11/02/2004, Expiration Date: 01/31/2015, Certifier: Edmund J Malley, Registrant: Edmund J Malley, 87 Rockland St, Easton, MA 02356

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150L (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 66022 , Serial Number: 15075782, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 05/15/1974
    Registrant (Individual): Edward F Lemish, 143 Massapoag Ave, N Easton, MA 02356

Drinking water stations with addresses in Easton that have no violations reported:

  • EASTON WATER DIV (Population served: 23,112, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 25
  • Hazardous Condition: 8

Incident types - Easton

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (44%)
  • Utility gas (35%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Wood (1%)
Businesses in Easton, MA
NameCountNameCount
CVS3Subway1
Dunkin Donuts1T.J.Maxx1
Jones New York1U-Haul1
Starbucks1

Easton compared to Massachusetts state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below 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 significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Easton on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Alcoholic beverages merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Operations specialties managers except financial managers (population 5,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Electronic shopping and mail-order houses (population 5,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Radio, TV, and computer stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Personal and laundry services (population 5,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Accountants and auditors (population 5,000+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Health and personal care, except drug, stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Leather and allied products (population 5,000+)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Alcoholic beverages merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Leather and allied products (population 5,000+)"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Electronic shopping and mail-order houses (population 5,000+)"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Recyclable material merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Other financial specialists (population 5,000+)"
  • #86 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (population 5,000+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Personal appearance workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Other direct selling establishments (population 5,000+)"
  • #100 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (population 5,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents"
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