Granby, Massachusetts

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Population in 2010: 1,368.
Population change since 2000: +1.8%
Males: 624  (45.7%)
Females: 744  (54.3%)
Median resident age:

43.8 years
Massachusetts median age:

40.3 years

Zip codes: 01033.

Estimated median household income in 2022: $92,469 (it was $51,250 in 2000)
Granby:

$92,469
MA:

$94,488

Estimated per capita income in 2022: $48,187 (it was $21,631 in 2000)

Granby CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2022: $327,101 (it was $137,400 in 2000)
Granby:

$327,101
MA:

$534,700

Mean prices in 2022: all housing units: $406,762; detached houses: $418,541; townhouses or other attached units: $363,334; in 2-unit structures: $269,911; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $561,325; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $236,751; mobile homes: $362,036

Median gross rent in 2022: $893.

March 2022 cost of living index in Granby: 106.3 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2022: 6.8%

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  • Races in Granby, MA (2022)
    • 1,07886.8%White alone
    • 846.8%Hispanic
    • 766.1%Two or more races

Races in Granby 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 Granby, Massachusetts as of April 16, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Granby is 741 to 1.


Crime rates in Granby by year

Type

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

2021

2022

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.0)
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)
1
(15.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(46.6)
1
(16.0)
1
(15.9)
1
(15.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.9)
3
(47.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.7)
3
(47.3)
1
(15.7)
2
(31.8)
2
(31.9)
1
(16.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.0)
1
(15.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
6
(93.3)
7
(112.2)
6
(95.6)
6
(95.5)
9
(142.9)
9
(142.8)
6
(94.4)
7
(109.8)
9
(141.1)
4
(63.0)
8
(125.8)
5
(79.4)
4
(63.9)
3
(49.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
12
(186.6)
20
(320.5)
12
(191.1)
23
(366.1)
13
(206.4)
12
(190.4)
10
(157.3)
13
(203.9)
9
(141.1)
8
(126.0)
3
(47.2)
5
(79.4)
5
(79.8)
6
(99.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
42
(653.0)
57
(913.5)
53
(844.2)
62
(986.9)
58
(921.1)
27
(428.4)
31
(487.7)
34
(533.3)
22
(344.9)
29
(456.9)
15
(235.8)
30
(476.4)
14
(223.5)
16
(265.1)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(15.5)
6
(96.2)
0
(0.0)
6
(95.5)
4
(63.5)
5
(79.3)
3
(47.2)
2
(31.4)
3
(47.0)
4
(63.0)
3
(47.2)
2
(31.8)
1
(16.0)
3
(49.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(32.1)
2
(31.9)
1
(15.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index96.4138.883.8104.685.078.195.660.168.282.654.2100.254.144.7

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 246.1. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Granby, MA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2021, including police officers: 14 (10 officers - 9 male; 1 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.60
Massachusetts average:

2.53
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Ancestries: American (34.1%), Irish (15.3%), French (7.2%), French Canadian (7.0%), Italian (5.8%), German (5.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1768

Elevation: 330 feet

Land area: 3.47 square miles.

Population density: 394 people per square mile   (very low).

Granby, Massachusetts map

46 residents are foreign born (3.8% Europe).

This place:

3.7%
Massachusetts:

17.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2022: $7,950 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2022: $5,000 (1.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chicopee, MA (7.0 miles , pop. 54,653).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (73.4 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (120.1 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

South Hadley, MA (1.9 miles ),
South Amherst, MA (2.4 miles ),
Belchertown, MA (2.5 miles ),
Ludlow, MA (2.5 miles ),
Holyoke, MA (2.5 miles ),
Chicopee, MA (2.6 miles ),
Hadley, MA (2.7 miles ),
Easthampton, MA (2.7 miles )

Latitude: 42.26 N, Longitude: 72.52 W

Area code: 413

Distribution of median household income in Granby, MA in 2022
Distribution of house value in Granby, MA in 2022
Granby satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2022: 12 buildings, average cost: $339,500
  • 2021: 11 buildings, average cost: $345,400
  • 2020: 10 buildings, average cost: $277,500
  • 2019: 4 buildings, average cost: $262,900
  • 2018: 7 buildings, average cost: $234,000
  • 2017: 14 buildings, average cost: $233,000
  • 2016: 7 buildings, average cost: $202,300
  • 2015: 6 buildings, average cost: $257,200
  • 2014: 10 buildings, average cost: $236,600
  • 2013: 9 buildings, average cost: $266,000
  • 2012: 9 buildings, average cost: $222,200
  • 2011: 15 buildings, average cost: $277,400
  • 2010: 12 buildings, average cost: $242,800
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $230,300
  • 2008: 9 buildings, average cost: $182,400
  • 2007: 11 buildings, average cost: $190,400
  • 2006: 19 buildings, average cost: $258,400
  • 2005: 23 buildings, average cost: $230,700
  • 2004: 33 buildings, average cost: $227,800
  • 2003: 38 buildings, average cost: $163,200
  • 2002: 27 buildings, average cost: $189,800
  • 2001: 23 buildings, average cost: $166,600
  • 2000: 24 buildings, average cost: $146,400
  • 1999: 25 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 1998: 24 buildings, average cost: $133,500
  • 1997: 22 buildings, average cost: $112,700
Number of permits per 10,000 Granby, MA residents
Average permit cost in Granby, MA
Unemployment in December 2023:
Here:

3.1%
Massachusetts:

3.5%
Most common industries in Granby, MA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (16.2%)
  • Public administration (12.8%)
  • Educational services (12.6%)
  • Construction (6.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.6%)
  • U. S. Postal service (5.1%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (12.6%)
  • Public administration (9.8%)
  • U. S. Postal service (8.3%)
  • Health care (8.0%)
  • Educational services (6.9%)
  • Repair & maintenance (6.0%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (5.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (23.9%)
  • Educational services (18.1%)
  • Public administration (15.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.7%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (5.8%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.1%)
  • Social assistance (3.8%)
Most common occupations in Granby, MA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.6%)
  • Registered nurses (4.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (8.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.0%)
  • Engineers (4.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (9.1%)
  • Registered nurses (9.1%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.7%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (4.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.1%)

Average climate in Granby, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Granby, Massachusetts average temperatures Granby, Massachusetts average precipitation Granby, Massachusetts humidity Granby, Massachusetts wind speed Granby, Massachusetts snowfall Granby, Massachusetts sunshine Granby, Massachusetts clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2022 was 76.8. This is about average.

City:

76.8
U.S.:

72.6
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2019 was 0.346. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.346
U.S.:

0.251
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 9.66. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.66
U.S.:

5.11
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2022 was 0.180. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.180
U.S.:

1.515
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2022 was 29.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2022 was 6.52. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.52
U.S.:

8.11

Tornado activity:

Granby-area historical tornado activity is above Massachusetts state average. It is 8% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/3/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.0 miles away from the Granby place center killed 3 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 6/9/1953, a category F4 tornado 23.2 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:

Granby-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Massachusetts state average. It is 70% 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 149.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 166.7 miles away from Granby 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) earthquake occurred 165.5 miles away from Granby 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 97.8 miles away from Granby center
On 10/16/2012 at 23:12:25, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 ML, Depth: 10.0 mi) earthquake occurred 132.3 miles away from Granby 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 14.0 miles away from Granby 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 Hampshire County (21) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 10

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Granby:

  • WINGATE AT SOUTH HADLEY REHAB AND SKILLED NURSING (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; SOUTH HADLEY, MA)
  • FALLS NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; SOUTH HADLEY FALLS, MA)
  • CHICOPEE VNA (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; CHICOPEE, MA)
  • HOLYOKE VISITING NURSE ASSOC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; HOLYOKE, MA)
  • RENAISSANCE MANOR ON CABOT (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; HOLYOKE, MA)
  • HOLYOKE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; HOLYOKE, MA)
  • BIRCH MANOR REHABILITATION AND SKILLED NURSING CTR (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; CHICOPEE, MA)

Amtrak stations near Granby:

  • 9 miles: AMHERST (RAILROAD ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 12 miles: SPRINGFIELD (66 LYMAN ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, snack bar, vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Granby:

  • Mount Holyoke College (about 3 miles; South Hadley, MA; Full-time enrollment: 2,573)
  • Smith College (about 8 miles; Northampton, MA; FT enrollment: 3,549)
  • Holyoke Community College (about 8 miles; Holyoke, MA; FT enrollment: 4,911)
  • University of Massachusetts-Amherst (about 9 miles; Amherst, MA; FT enrollment: 26,583)
  • Western New England University (about 10 miles; Springfield, MA; FT enrollment: 3,477)
  • American International College (about 11 miles; Springfield, MA; FT enrollment: 2,733)
  • Springfield College (about 11 miles; Springfield, MA; FT enrollment: 3,144)

Public high school in Granby:

Private high school in Granby:

  • THE MACDUFFIE SCHOOL (Students: 198, Location: 66 SCHOOL ST, Grades: 6-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Granby:

  • WEST STREET (Students: 338, Location: 14 WEST STREET, Grades: PK-3)
  • EAST MEADOW (Students: 265, Location: 393 EAST STATE STREET, Grades: 4-6)
See full list of schools located in Granby

Library in Granby:

  • GRANBY FREE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $137,710; Location: LIBRARY LANE; 25,517 books; 930 e-books; 1,517 audio materials; 2,309 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 96 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • SAINT HYACINTH COLLEGE AND SEMINARY (Location: 66 SCHOOL ST; Private, not-for-profit) is now the Holyoke Catholic High School

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Granby: Granby Fire Department (A), Granby Townhall (B), Granby Free Public Library (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Granby include: Immaculate Heart of Mary Church (A), Church of Christ (B), Living Gate Evangelical Free Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs and swamps: Hopkinton Reservoir (A), Porter Swamp (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Granby Motel (5 West State St.).

Birthplace of: Zenas Ferry Moody - Politician.

Hampshire 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 Granby and their reported violations in the past:

THE MACDUFFIE SCHOOL (Population served: 260, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Water Quality Parameter M/R - In JUL-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-12-2014)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-12-2014)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (2 times from JAN-28-2013 to MAR-12-2014)
GRANBY HEIGHTS CONDOMINIUMS (Population served: 152, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (2 times from NOV-09-2012 to AUG-16-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-04-2005), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (DEC-28-2005)
BACHELOR KNOLLS (Population served: 101, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-15-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-28-2005), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (DEC-28-2005)
GRANBY HOUSING AUTHORITY (Population served: 61, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (2 times from OCT-03-2011 to OCT-19-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-03-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (2 times from JUN-29-2011 to OCT-03-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
HILLSIDE HEIGHTS OF GRANBY (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2014, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-08-2014)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-14-2014)
Average household size:
This place:

2.5 people
Massachusetts:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

65.4%
Whole state:

63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

7.3%
Whole state:

7.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Banks with branches in Granby (2011 data):

  • Florence Savings Bank: Granby Branch at 68 Pleasant Street, branch established on 2007/06/04. Info updated 2006/11/30: Bank assets: $1,088.0 mil, Deposits: $825.9 mil, headquarters in Florence, MA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Florence Bancorp, Mhc

For population 15 years and over in Granby:

Marital status in Granby, MA
  • Never married: 20.4%
  • Now married: 60.8%
  • Separated: 5.9%
  • Widowed: 7.5%
  • Divorced: 5.4%

For population 25 years and over in Granby:

  • High school or higher: 97.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 51.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.9%
  • Unemployed: 9.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2022
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2022
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
Massachusetts average:

13.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Granby, MA (based on Hampshire County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic50,64322
Mainline Protestant8,45445
Other4,72227
Evangelical Protestant3,12822
Black Protestant291
None91,104-
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: 32
Hampshire County:

2.07 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

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

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 24
This county:

1.55 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Here:

1.94 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 158
Here:

10.22 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

8.76 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Hampshire County:

7.3%
Massachusetts:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

21.7%
Massachusetts:

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

12.3%
Massachusetts:

16.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Granby:

54.8%
Massachusetts:

50.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

53.8%
Massachusetts:

48.0%

Average BMI:
Granby:

28.2
State:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.7%
State:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Granby:

9.2%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.0
Massachusetts:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.2%
Massachusetts:

33.4%

General health condition:
This city:

61.4%
Massachusetts:

57.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Granby:

79.3%
State:

79.2%

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Strongest AM radio stations in Granby:

  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WACE (730 AM; 5 kW; CHICOPEE, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WHYN (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPNI (1430 AM; 5 kW; AMHERST, MA; Owner: WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS RADIO COMPANY)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WSPR (1270 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: ANTONIO F. AND HELENA R. GOIS, TENANTS BY THE ENTIRETY)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WARE (1250 AM; 5 kW; WARE, MA; Owner: SUCCESS SIGNAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Granby:

  • WHYN-FM (93.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRNX (100.9 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS RADIO COMPANY)
  • WFCR (88.5 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • W246AM (97.1 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, LLC)
  • WAMH (89.3 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF AMHERST COLLEGE)
  • WAQY (102.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WCCH (103.5 FM; HOLYOKE, MA; Owner: HOLYOKE COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WLZX (99.3 FM; NORTHAMPTON, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WPKX (97.9 FM; ENFIELD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WEIB (106.3 FM; NORTHAMPTON, MA; Owner: CUTTING EDGE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAAF (107.3 FM; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WEQX (102.7 FM; MANCHESTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSHIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSRS (96.1 FM; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPVQ (95.3 FM; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WMHC (91.5 FM; SOUTH HADLEY, MA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF MOUNT HOLYOKE COLLEGE)
  • WMAS-FM (94.7 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: LAPPIN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WVAY (100.7 FM; WILMINGTON, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WHAI (98.3 FM; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Granby:

  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • WGBY-TV (Channel 57; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WGGB-TV (Channel 40; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: WGGB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WWLP (Channel 22; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: WWLP BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • W67DF (Channel 67; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • W11BJ (Channel 11; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS SITE MANAGEMENT LLC)
  • WUVN (Channel 18; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WTXX (Channel 20; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: WTXX INC.)
  • WVIT (Channel 30; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WEDH (Channel 24; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDMR-LP (Channel 65; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: ZGS HARTFORD, INC.)
  • Granby, Massachusetts
  • Fatal accident count58
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents80
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:22
  • Fatalities61
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents131
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents2
  • Massachusetts average
  • Fatal accident count17796
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents24900
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons5996
  • Fatalities19142
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents40783
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents2002
See more detailed statistics of Granby fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2021 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 26ft / 8.1mTotal length
  • $4,770,000Total costs
  • 30,587Total average daily traffic
  • 2,326Total average daily truck traffic
  • 28,793Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Granby)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Granby, MA)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • 5011, 143 West State St. (Lat: 42.254111 Lon: -72.539583), Type: Pole, Structure height: 45.8 m, Overall height: 47.8 m, Call Sign: WPXE396,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17950.0 MHz, 17765.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/17/2003, Expiration Date: 03/17/2013, Cancellation Date: 12/27/2007, Certifier: Carol L Tacker, Registrant: Cingular Wireless LLC, 5601 Legacy Drive Ms A-3, Plano, TX 75024, Phone: (469) 229-7506, Fax: (469) 229-7295, Email:

  • 5027, 423 East State Street (Lat: 42.267333 Lon: -72.486750), Type: Pole, Structure height: 58.5 m, Call Sign: WPXE401,
    Assigned Frequencies: 19510.0 MHz, 19510.0 MHz, 19550.0 MHz, 19550.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/17/2003, Expiration Date: 03/17/2013, Cancellation Date: 12/27/2007, Certifier: Carol L Tacker, Registrant: Cingular Wireless LLC, 5601 Legacy Drive Ms A-3, Plano, TX 75024, Phone: (469) 229-7506, Fax: (469) 229-7295, Email:

  • GRANBY, 423 East State Street (Lat: 42.267361 Lon: -72.486750), Type: Mast, Structure height: 61 m, Call Sign: WQMG270,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10755.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, Grant Date: 07/29/2010, Expiration Date: 07/29/2020, Cancellation Date: 09/25/2014, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

  • CT33XC596, 143 West State St. (Lat: 42.254139 Lon: -72.538806), Type: Pole, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 47.8 m, Call Sign: WQPU560,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/17/2012, Expiration Date: 08/17/2022, Cancellation Date: 04/06/2022, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: Dla Piper LLP, 500 8th Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20004, Phone: (202) 799-4216, Fax: (202) 799-5616, Email:

  • GRANDBY WEST, 143 West State St. (Lat: 42.254139 Lon: -72.538806), Type: Pole, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 47.8 m, Call Sign: WQQX756,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11545.0 MHz, 11585.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz, 11625.0 MHz, 11665.0 MHz, Grant Date: 02/14/2023, Expiration Date: 03/21/2033, Certifier: John E Monday, Registrant: At&t Services, Inc., 208 S Akard St, 20f, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Email:


FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Granby)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: MCGLASHON STEEN SKYBOLT (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 85 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1QQ, N1QQ, N-1QQ, Serial Number: 1974-77, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 04/25/1980, Certificate Issue Date: 02/03/2020
    Registrant (Individual): James R Gustafson, 218 Batchelor St, Granby, MA 01033
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 177 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3353T, N3353T, N-3353T, Serial Number: 17700653, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 01/03/1968, Certificate Issue Date: 05/13/2003
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Jeffrey C Dwinell, 69 Aldrich St, Granby, MA 01033, Other Owners: Gregory P Dwinell
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8565B, N8565B, N-8565B, Serial Number: 36265, Year manufactured: 1957, Airworthiness Date: 11/06/1957, Certificate Issue Date: 02/08/2007
    Registrant (Individual): James M Quill, 139 Carver St, Granby, MA 01033
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 88663, N88663, N-88663, Serial Number: 16292, Year manufactured: 1946, Certificate Issue Date: 11/29/2012
    Registrant (Individual): James R Gustafson, 218 Batchelor St, Granby, MA 01033

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$303,4403$210,06321$175,1862$96,750
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$142,7002$158,5900$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$159,0206$194,7651$21,100
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$170,4303$166,3400$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$196,1350$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8209.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$159,020
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8209.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Granby, MA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Granby, 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 25. The highest number of fire incidents - 53 took place in 2002, and the least - 4 in 2013. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Granby, MA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (43.2%), and Outside Fires (41.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Granby, MA
    • 18143.2%Structure Fires
    • 17241.1%Outside Fires
    • 4611.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 204.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Granby, MA
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Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Granby, MA
  • 80.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 7.1%Electricity
  • 4.8%Wood
  • 4.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.3%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Granby, MA
  • 53.6%Electricity
  • 46.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Granby compared to Massachusetts state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Granby on our top lists:

  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Turkey (population 500+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest average weight of females"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
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