Edgartown, Massachusetts

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Population in 2010: 4,067.
Population change since 2000: +7.6%
 
Males: 2,092  (51.4%)
Females: 1,975  (48.6%)
Median resident age:

44.8 years
Massachusetts median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 02539.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $77,239 (it was $50,407 in 2000)
Edgartown:

$77,239
MA:

$77,385

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $41,479 (it was $25,740 in 2000)

Edgartown town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $683,094 (it was $324,000 in 2000)
Edgartown:

$683,094
MA:

$385,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $858,303; detached houses: $848,329; townhouses or other attached units: $892,760; in 2-unit structures: $684,270; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $641,691
March 2019 cost of living index in Edgartown: 135.3 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in Edgartown, MA (2010)
    • 3,55087.3%White alone
    • 1934.7%Other race alone
    • 1032.5%Two or more races
    • 992.4%Hispanic
    • 852.1%Black alone
    • 190.5%Asian alone
    • 170.4%American Indian alone
    • 10.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Massachusetts and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Edgartown, Massachusetts as of June 02, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Edgartown is 2,034 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Edgartown by year

Type

2005

2006

2008

2010

2011

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(49.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
5
(114.4)
3
(68.9)
2
(46.3)
4
(91.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(24.7)
1
(24.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
6
(152.7)
7
(176.8)
8
(203.3)
10
(247.0)
7
(171.1)
8
(188.1)
14
(323.3)
21
(480.7)
6
(137.8)
14
(323.8)
22
(504.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
16
(407.2)
14
(353.6)
25
(635.3)
45
(1,111)
45
(1,100)
32
(752.6)
12
(277.1)
18
(412.0)
12
(275.6)
11
(254.5)
11
(252.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
75
(1,909)
115
(2,905)
69
(1,753)
115
(2,840)
104
(2,542)
89
(2,093)
76
(1,755)
97
(2,220)
87
(1,998)
57
(1,319)
78
(1,790)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(25.5)
0
(0.0)
9
(228.7)
6
(148.2)
7
(171.1)
8
(188.1)
7
(161.6)
4
(91.6)
1
(23.0)
3
(69.4)
2
(45.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(24.7)
1
(24.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)137.4176.3173.6299.6233.9189.1167.2312.7183.7177.9274.3

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City-data.com crime index in Edgartown, MA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 18 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.89
Massachusetts average:

2.53
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Edgartown, MA City Guides:

Ancestries: English (23.9%), Irish (17.1%), Portuguese (10.7%), Italian (9.7%), French (8.8%), German (6.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1671

Elevation: 17 feet

Land area: 27.0 square miles.

Population density: 151 people per square mile   (very low).

Edgartown, Massachusetts map

328 residents are foreign born (5.3% Latin America, 1.4% Europe, 1.3% Asia).

This town:

8.7%
Massachusetts:

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

0.4% ($1,419)
Massachusetts:

1.3% ($2,336)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: New Bedford, MA (28.3 miles , pop. 93,768).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (71.3 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Queens, NY (178.0 miles , pop. 2,229,379).

Nearest cities:

Oak Bluffs, MA (2.3 miles ),
Vineyard Haven, MA (2.6 miles ),
Tisbury, MA (2.6 miles ),
West Tisbury, MA (2.6 miles ),
Chilmark, MA (3.4 miles ),
Falmouth, MA (3.5 miles ),
Woods Hole, MA (3.5 miles ),
Teaticket, MA (3.6 miles )

Latitude: 41.38 N, Longitude: 70.52 W

Area codes: 508, 774

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

Edgartown tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 50 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 1998: 56 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 1999: 60 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2000: 58 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2001: 58 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2002: 67 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2003: 66 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2004: 87 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2005: 70 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2006: 63 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2007: 50 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2008: 30 buildings, average cost: $564,500
  • 2009: 41 buildings, average cost: $715,400
  • 2010: 50 buildings, average cost: $548,100
  • 2011: 36 buildings, average cost: $679,500
  • 2012: 29 buildings, average cost: $876,800
  • 2013: 40 buildings, average cost: $871,600
  • 2014: 49 buildings, average cost: $931,300
  • 2015: 36 buildings, average cost: $1,110,100
  • 2016: 42 buildings, average cost: $1,004,400
  • 2017: 56 buildings, average cost: $743,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Edgartown, MA residents
Average permit cost in Edgartown, MA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

8.6%
Massachusetts:

3.1%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Edgartown, MA
Historical housing units in Edgartown, MA
Most common industries in Edgartown, MA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (15.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.6%)
  • Health care (7.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.9%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (5.7%)
  • Educational services (5.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (24.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (7.8%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (7.4%)
  • Public administration (5.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (13.8%)
  • Health care (11.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (11.4%)
  • Educational services (7.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.4%)
  • Personal & laundry services (5.2%)
  • Construction (5.0%)
Most common occupations in Edgartown, MA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.3%)
  • Art and design workers (4.0%)
  • Customer service representatives (3.8%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6.7%)
  • Carpenters (5.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.9%)
  • Legal support workers (6.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.7%)
  • Art and design workers (5.6%)
  • Registered nurses (5.6%)
  • Cashiers (5.4%)

Average climate in Edgartown, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 55.9. This is better than average.

City:

55.9
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 36.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

36.1
U.S.:

33.3

Earthquake activity:

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

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 157.7 miles away from Edgartown 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 263.3 miles away from Edgartown center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 156.5 miles away from Edgartown 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 268.9 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 112.3 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) earthquake occurred 99.6 miles away from Edgartown 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 Dukes County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 7

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Edgartown:

  • BARNSTABLE COUNTY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 4 miles away; POCASSET, MA)
  • CAPE COD AND ISLANDS MENTAL HEALTH CENTER (Hospital, about 4 miles away; POCASSET, MA)
  • COLONIAL CARE CERTIFIED, INC (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; FALMOUTH, MA)
  • FALMOUTH NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; FALMOUTH, MA)
  • ROYAL NURSING CENTER, LLC (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; FALMOUTH, MA)
  • FALMOUTH CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; FALMOUTH, MA)
  • VNA OF UPPER CAPE COD INC (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; FALMOUTH, MA)

Airports located in Edgartown:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Edgartown:

  • Cape Cod Community College (about 24 miles; West Barnstable, MA; Full-time enrollment: 2,491)
  • University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth (about 31 miles; North Dartmouth, MA; FT enrollment: 7,545)
  • Bristol Community College (about 39 miles; Fall River, MA; FT enrollment: 5,707)
  • Salve Regina University (about 41 miles; Newport, RI; FT enrollment: 2,349)
  • Roger Williams University (about 43 miles; Bristol, RI; FT enrollment: 4,375)
  • Bridgewater State University (about 48 miles; Bridgewater, MA; FT enrollment: 9,802)
  • University of Rhode Island (about 53 miles; Kingston, RI; FT enrollment: 14,656)

Public elementary/middle school in Edgartown:

See full list of schools located in Edgartown

Library in Edgartown:

  • EDGARTOWN FREE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $451,678; Location: 58 NORTH WATER ST.; 31,301 books; 19 e-books; 2,194 audio materials; 3,711 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 34 state licensed databases; 169 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Edgartown: Cape Poge Light (A), Edgartown Harbor Light (B), Katama Wharf (C), Edgartown Golf Club (D), Edgartown Yacht Club (E), Memorial Wharf (F), On Time Ferry (G), Edgartown Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters (H), Edgartown Fire Department Station 2 (I), Dale Huntington Library (J), Doctor Daniel Fisher House Museum (K), Dukes County Courthouse (L), Dukes County Historical Museum (M), Dukes County Historical Society Building (N), Dukes County Law Library (O), Edgartown Public Library (P), Edgartown Town Hall (Q), Edgartown Visitors Center (R), Foster Maritime Gallery (S), Vincent House Museum (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Edgartown include: Saint Elizabeth Church (A), Saint Andrews Episcopal Church (B), Old Whaling Church (C), Federated Church (D), Edgartown United Methodist Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Westside Cemetery (1), Town Hill Burying Ground (2), New Westside Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and swamps: Sheriffs Pond (A), Oyster Pond (B), Paqua Pond (C), Little Pond (D), Pocha Pond (E), Jacobs Pond (F), Trapps Pond (G), Jobs Neck Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Edgartown include: Edgartown Memorial Park (1), Long Point Wildlife Refuge (2), Wasque Reservation (3), Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary (4), Edgartown Village Historic District (5), Caroline Tuthill Preserve (6), Cape Pogue Reservation (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beaches: East Beach (A), Chappaquiddick Beach (B), Lighthouse Beach (C), Edgartown Beach (D), Katama County Beach (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Martha's Vineyard Preservation Trust (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 99 Main Street) (1), Point Way Inn (Recreation Areas; 104 Main Street) (2), Classic Aviators (Tours & Charters; 12 Mattakesett Rd) (3), Biplane Rides of Martha's Vineyard (Tours & Charters; 12 Herring Creek Road) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Lightkeepers Inn (18 North Summer Street) (1), Colonial Inn of Marthas Vineyard (38 North Water) (2), Edgartown Heritage Hotel (227 Upper Main Street) (3), Chadwick Inn (67 Winter Street) (4), Colonial Inn (38 N Water St) (5), Inn At 148 Main Street- The (148 Main Street) (6), Harborside Inn (1 South Water) (7), Martha's Vineyard Concierge (1 Starbuck Neck Road) (8), Harbor View Hotel The (131 North Water Street) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Mass Commonwealth - Trial Courts- Juvenile Court Dept- Edgartown Juvenile C (12 Mariners Way) (1), Commonwealth of Massachusetts Trial Court (81 Main Street) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: Ben Pease - Slave trader, Thomas Walker (naval officer) - Navy Vice Admiral, Thomas Walker - (1919-2003), Army officer.

Dukes 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 Edgartown that have no violations reported:

  • EDGARTOWN WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 14,000, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.3 people
Massachusetts:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

59.9%
Whole state:

63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

7.4%
Whole state:

7.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

4.2%
Whole state:

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

2.2%
Whole state:

4.4%
30 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
3 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010

People in group quarters in Edgartown in 2000:

  • 34 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 20 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 11 people in nursing homes

Banks with branches in Edgartown (2011 data):

  • Martha's Vineyard Savings Bank: at 78 Main Street, branch established on 1955/04/15; Four Flags Condominium Branch at Unit #10, Vineyard Haven Road, Post Office Square, branch established on 1998/07/08. Info updated 2007/11/16: Bank assets: $526.2 mil, Deposits: $431.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 8 total offices
  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: Edgartown Branch at 19 Main Street, branch established on 1983/06/01; Triangle Branch at 260 Edgartown Road, branch established on 1988/06/06. 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.
  • The Edgartown National Bank: Upper Main Street Branch at 251 Upper Main Street, branch established on 1982/05/10; at 2 South Water Street, branch established on 1905/09/02. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $132.0 mil, Deposits: $104.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Island Bancorp, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Edgartown:

Marital status in Edgartown, MA
  • Never married: 26.8%
  • Now married: 54.3%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 11.8%

For population 25 years and over in Edgartown:

  • High school or higher: 89.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 35.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Massachusetts average:

13.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Edgartown, MA (based on Dukes County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic2,8961
Mainline Protestant1,61012
Other1,1576
Evangelical Protestant3103
None10,562-
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: 13
Dukes County:

8.41 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Dukes County:

1.94 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Dukes County:

1.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 55
Dukes County:

35.59 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

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

8.1%
State:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Dukes County:

19.1%
Massachusetts:

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

14.6%
State:

16.5%

5.25% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($74,748 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.25%
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 Middlesex County, MA  0.41% ($120,028 average AGI)
from Norfolk County, MA  0.26% ($76,435)
from Barnstable County, MA  0.25% ($35,409)


5.20% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($72,852 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.20%
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 Barnstable County, MA  0.54% ($52,723 average AGI)
to Middlesex County, MA  0.35% ($91,333)
to Suffolk County, MA  0.28% ($81,625)
Businesses in Edgartown, MA
NameCountNameCount
Clarion1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Dairy Queen1Stop & Shop2
FedEx3UPS2

Strongest AM radio stations in Edgartown:

  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WAMG (890 AM; 25 kW; DEDHAM, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DEDHAM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WBSM (1420 AM; 5 kW; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRCA (1330 AM; 25 kW; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: WRCA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Edgartown:

  • WMVY (92.7 FM; TISBURY, MA; Owner: ARITAUR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCAI (90.1 FM; WOODS HOLE, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WCIB (101.9 FM; FALMOUTH, MA; Owner: QANTUM OF CAPE COD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WRZE (96.3 FM; NANTUCKET, MA; Owner: QANTUM OF CAPE COD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WPXC (102.9 FM; HYANNIS, MA; Owner: QANTUM OF CAPE COD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WTWV (101.1 FM; MASHPEE, MA; Owner: BOCH BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • WJFD-FM (97.3 FM; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: EDMUND DINIS, TRUSTEE)
  • WCTK (98.1 FM; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WXTK (95.1 FM; WEST YARMOUTH, MA; Owner: BOCH BROADCASTING LTD. PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQRC (99.9 FM; BARNSTABLE, MA; Owner: SANDAB COMMUNICATION LTD. PNR/SHP II)
  • WFPB-FM (91.9 FM; FALMOUTH, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • WNAN (91.1 FM; NANTUCKET, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Edgartown:

  • WLWC (Channel 28; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: C-28 FCC LICENSEE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WDPX (Channel 58; VINEYARD HAVEN, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • WMPX-LP (Channel 67; DENNIS, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
Edgartown fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Edgartown fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 33ft / 9.8mTotal length
  • $3,229,000Total costs
  • 45,165Total average daily traffic
  • 1,909Total average daily truck traffic
  • 14,213Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Edgartown, MA
  • 54.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 25.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 13.0%Electricity
  • 4.7%Wood
  • 0.9%Other fuel
  • 0.6%Solar energy
  • 0.5%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Edgartown, MA
  • 38.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 35.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 26.5%Electricity


Edgartown 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 above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Edgartown on our top lists:

  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Brazil (population 500+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other workers' dormitories (population 1,000+)"
  • #58 (02539) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of taxpayers reporting profit/loss from business in 2012 (pop 1,000+)"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election"
There are 14 pilots and 5 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Carol A. Smith (11)
  • David Weagle (6)
  • Warren W. Adams (5)
  • Brian M. Mann (5)
  • Timothy Frost Creato (3)
  • Reiner G. Fenske (3)
  • Michael J. Creato (2)
  • Brian Mann (1)
  • Waren W. Adams (1)
  • Adam Christian Natusch (1)

Total of 38 patent applications in 2008-2020.