Hinsdale, Massachusetts

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Population in 2010: 2,032. Population change since 2000: +8.5%
 
Males: 1,018  (50.1%)
Females: 1,014  (49.9%)
Median resident age:  46.5 years
Massachusetts median age:  39.2 years

Zip codes: 01235.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $55,254 (it was $42,500 in 2000)
Hinsdale:

$55,254
MA:

$70,628

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $27,671 (it was $19,797 in 2000)

Hinsdale town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $213,402 (it was $117,300 in 2000)
Hinsdale:

$213,402
MA:

$352,100

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $275,112; Detached houses: $289,586; Townhouses or other attached units: $344,515; In 2-unit structures: $175,079; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $177,062; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $237,550; Mobile homes: $63,248
  • Races in Hinsdale, MA (2010)

    Hinsdale races chart
    • 1,97697.2%White alone
    • 221.1%Two or more races
    • 180.9%Hispanic
    • 80.4%Black alone
    • 70.3%Asian alone
    • 10.05%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Hinsdale: 103.6 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (23.3%), English (17.0%), German (15.9%), French (15.1%), Italian (13.1%), Polish (9.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1804

Elevation: 1442 feet

Land area: 20.8 square miles.

Population density: 98 people per square mile   (very low).

Hinsdale,MA real estate house value index trend

Hinsdale, Massachusetts map

For population 25 years and over in Hinsdale:

  • High school or higher: 89.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.4%
  • Unemployed: 4.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hinsdale town:

  • Never married: 23.2%
  • Now married: 57.4%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 11.2%

38 residents are foreign born (1.2% Europe, 0.5% Latin America, 0.2% North America).

This town:

2.0%
Massachusetts:

12.2%



According to our research of Massachusetts and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Hinsdale, Massachusetts as of June 22, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Hinsdale to the number of sex offenders is 636 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Hinsdale town:  1.4% ($1,584)
Massachusetts:  1.3% ($2,336)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chicopee, MA (32.5 miles , pop. 54,653).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (103.7 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (116.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Peru, MA (1.8 miles ), Dalton, MA (1.9 miles ), Washington, MA (2.3 miles ), Windsor, MA (2.5 miles ), Pittsfield, MA (2.7 miles ), Middlefield, MA (2.8 miles ), Lanesborough, MA (3.0 miles ), Cheshire, MA (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $39,100
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $39,100
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $39,100
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $39,100
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $39,100
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $39,100
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $39,100
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $39,100
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $39,100
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $39,100
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $39,100
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $39,100
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $39,100
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $39,100

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.44 N, Longitude: 73.11 W

Area code: 413


Crime rates in Hinsdale by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Murders 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00000000001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.048.9
Robberies 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 274N/AN/A9N/A6655
per 100,000 106.3369.4216.3N/AN/A494.0N/A308.5305.2264.6244.6
Burglaries 1258210141217
per 100,000 53.2105.5270.4435.7109.9548.856.1205.750.9105.8831.7
Theft 025121011012
per 100,000 0.0105.5270.454.5109.954.90.051.450.90.0587.1
Auto thefts 12002300100
per 100,000 53.2105.50.00.0109.9164.70.00.050.90.00.0
Arson N/A0N/A0000N/A001
per 100,000 N/A0.0N/A0.00.00.00.0N/A0.00.048.9
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 302.7) 30.196.675.176.364.8152.6104.978.170.760.3169.8

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

0.50
Massachusetts average:

2.55
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.5%
Massachusetts:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (17%)
  • Paper (9%)
  • Repair and maintenance (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Health care (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Food and beverage stores (3%)
  • Health care (23%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Paper (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Carpenters (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Computer specialists (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)
  • Customer service representatives (4%)

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

Average climate in Hinsdale, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hinsdale-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Massachusetts state average. It is 17% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/28/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.7 miles away from the Hinsdale town center killed 4 people and injured 36 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/29/1995, a category F4 tornado 18.6 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hinsdale-area historical earthquake activity is near Massachusetts state average. It is 88% 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 121.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 145.1 miles away from Hinsdale 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 106.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 80.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 210.3 miles away from Hinsdale 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 43.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Berkshire County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
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 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hinsdale topographic map

Birthplace of: Francis E. Warren - Army Medal of Honor recipient, Anne Froelick - Politician, Ashley B. Wright - Politician.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipients born in Hinsdale: Francis E. Warren, James M. Burt.

Hospitals and medical centers in Hinsdale:

  • ASHMERE MANOR NURSING HOME (GEORGE SCHNOPP ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Hinsdale:

  • CRANEVILLE PLACE AT DALTON (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; DALTON, MA)
  • MT GREYLOCK EXTENDED CARE FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; PITTSFIELD, MA)
  • BERKSHIRE MEDICAL CENTER INC Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; PITTSFIELD, MA)
  • BERKSHIRE PLACE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; PITTSFIELD, MA)
  • HOSPICE OF THE BERKSHIRES, INC (Hospital, about 8 miles away; PITTSFIELD, MA)
  • VALLEY VIEW NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; LENOX, MA)
  • CENTER FOR OPTIMUM CARE-BERKSHIRE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; PITTSFIELD, MA)

Amtrak station near Hinsdale:

  • 8 miles: PITTSFIELD (DEPOT ST. BTW NORTH & CENTER STS.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hinsdale:

  • Williams College (about 20 miles; Williamstown, MA; Full-time enrollment: 2,141)
  • Smith College (about 26 miles; Northampton, MA; FT enrollment: 3,549)
  • Westfield State University (about 27 miles; Westfield, MA; FT enrollment: 5,548)
  • Holyoke Community College (about 29 miles; Holyoke, MA; FT enrollment: 4,911)
  • University of Massachusetts-Amherst (about 31 miles; Amherst, MA; FT enrollment: 26,583)
  • Mount Holyoke College (about 31 miles; South Hadley, MA; FT enrollment: 2,573)
  • Hudson Valley Community College (about 35 miles; Troy, NY; FT enrollment: 9,346)

Public elementary/middle school in Hinsdale:

  • KITTREDGE (Students: 216, Location: 80 MAPLE STREET, Grades: PK-5)
See full list of schools located in Hinsdale

Library in Hinsdale:

  • HINSDALE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $50,997; Location: 58 MAPLE ST.; 7,337 books; 390 audio materials; 825 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 25 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Hinsdale: Bas-Ridge Country Club (A), Hinsdale Fire Department (B), Hinsdale Public Library (C), Hinsdale Town Hall (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Saint Patricks Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoirs: Upper Sackett Reservoir (A), Ashmere Lake (B), Cleveland Brook Reservoir (C), Belmont Reservoir (D), Fernwood Reservoir (E), Lower Sackett Reservoir (F), Plunkett Reservoir (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Windsor Brook (A), Tracy Brook (B), Russo Brook (C), Kilburn Brook (D), Frisell Brook (E), Bilodeau Brook (F), Bennett Brook (G), Welsh Brook (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Hinsdale: Stritch Sculpture Garden (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Berkshire 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 61.8. This is better than average.

City:

61.8
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.90. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.90
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
Massachusetts:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  67.3%
Whole state:  63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  8.8%
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
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

8.2%
Whole state:

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

2.6%
Whole state:

4.4%

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Massachusetts average:

13.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2016

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hinsdale town (based on Berkshire County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic50,18732
Mainline Protestant9,89563
Other3,64720
Evangelical Protestant2,81728
Black Protestant2332
Orthodox2252
None64,215-
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: 33
Berkshire County:

2.54 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 21
Berkshire County:

1.61 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 53
Berkshire County:

4.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 195
Here:

15.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.0%
Massachusetts:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Berkshire County:

22.8%
Massachusetts:

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

9.9%
State:

16.5%

3.11% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($46,056 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.11%
Massachusetts average:

5.61%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($441 average AGI)
Berkshire County:

0.04%
Massachusetts average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Hampden County, MA  0.18% ($40,323 average AGI)
from Middlesex County, MA  0.13% ($77,300)
from Hampshire County, MA  0.11% ($24,695)


3.67% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,710 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.67%
Massachusetts average:

5.85%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($772 average AGI)
Berkshire County:

0.07%
Massachusetts average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Hampden County, MA  0.22% ($37,274 average AGI)
to Hampshire County, MA  0.16% ($31,686)
to Middlesex County, MA  0.16% ($33,183)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hinsdale:

  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WUHN (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PITTSFIELD, MA; Owner: WEINER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBRK (1340 AM; 1 kW; PITTSFIELD, MA; Owner: WBRK, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHYN (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WBEC (1420 AM; 1 kW; PITTSFIELD, MA; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, LLC)
  • WIZZ (1520 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: P. & M. RADIO, LLC)
  • WSBS (860 AM; 3 kW; GREAT BARRINGTON, MA; Owner: BERKSHIRE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hinsdale:

  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WBEC-FM (105.5 FM; PITTSFIELD, MA; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, LLC)
  • WUPE (95.9 FM; PITTSFIELD, MA; Owner: WEINER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHVP (91.1 FM; HUDSON, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WZEC (97.5 FM; HOOSICK FALLS, NY; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, LLC)
  • WEQX (102.7 FM; MANCHESTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSHIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJAN (95.1 FM; SUNDERLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHYN-FM (93.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVAY (100.7 FM; WILMINGTON, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WAMQ (105.1 FM; GREAT BARRINGTON, MA; Owner: WAMC)
  • WRNX (100.9 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS RADIO COMPANY)
  • WMNB (100.1 FM; NORTH ADAMS, MA; Owner: BERKSHIRE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WBRK-FM (101.7 FM; PITTSFIELD, MA; Owner: WBRK, INC.)
  • WFCR (88.5 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • WPVQ (95.3 FM; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WAQY (102.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WRSY (101.5 FM; MARLBORO, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WLZX (99.3 FM; NORTHAMPTON, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WAMH (89.3 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF AMHERST COLLEGE)
  • WHAI (98.3 FM; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Hinsdale:

  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • W35BK (Channel 35; PLAINFIELD, MA; Owner: LYDIA SYLVANE STOCKWELL)
  • WCDC-TV (Channel 19; ADAMS, MA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF ALBANY, INC.)
  • W38DL (Channel 38; ADAMS, ETC., MA; Owner: WNYT-TV, LLC)
  • W07AI (Channel 7; PITTSFIELD, ETC., MA; Owner: WNYT-TV, LLC)
  • Hinsdale, Massachusetts
  • Fatal accident count11
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents11
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:3
  • Fatalities12
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents16
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Massachusetts average
  • Fatal accident count100
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents140
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons33
  • Fatalities107
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents230
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents13
See more detailed statistics of Hinsdale fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 17m56ftTotal length
  • $4,662,000Total costs
  • 12,683Total average daily traffic
  • 1,195Total average daily truck traffic
  • 14,561Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11920-1929
  • 31930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 11970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 22000-2009
  • 32010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Hinsdale, MA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Hinsdale)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Fire Hdq Rte 143 & Maple St (Lat: 42.438972 Lon: -73.123167), Call Sign: KNDV352
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.310 MHzGrant Date: 09/20/2012, Expiration Date: 09/25/2022Registrant: 77 Curtis St, Hinsdale, MA 01235, Phone: (413) 655-2645, Email:
  • 450 Michaels Road (Lat: 42.421833 Lon: -73.115944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WPGN359
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.725 MHzGrant Date: 12/17/2014, Expiration Date: 02/09/2025Registrant: 520 Creamery Road, Hinsdale, MA 01235, Phone: (413) 655-8689, Fax: (413) 655-8267, Email:
  • New Windsor Rd (Lat: 42.468417 Lon: -73.093167), Call Sign: WZQ750
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.0400 MHzGrant Date: 10/17/2013, Expiration Date: 11/24/2023Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • STATION, New Windsor Rd (Lat: 42.468694 Lon: -73.092306), Structure height: 3.7 m, Overall height: 6.7 m, Call Sign: WNTG237
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.262 MHzGrant Date: 07/15/2010, Expiration Date: 07/24/2020Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hinsdale)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6468D , Serial Number: 17272819, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 06/01/1979
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Laurence K Shorter, 92 Skyline Trl, Hinsdale, MA 01235, Other Owners: Karen D Shorter

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

HINSDALE WATER DEPT (Population served: 1,800, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In FEB-2012. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-13-2012)
  • 13 regular monitoring violations
SPORTS HAVEN MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 107, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-03-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (2 times from MAR-11-2014 to JUL-03-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (3 times from DEC-13-2013 to JUL-03-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-23-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUN-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-19-2012)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-29-2006), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-10-2006)
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • 25 regular monitoring violations
BISSELVILLE ESTATE (Population served: 74, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-21-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (2 times from JUN-26-2013 to MAY-21-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (2 times from MAY-17-2013 to MAY-21-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (2 times from APR-26-2013 to MAY-21-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (2 times from OCT-26-2012 to MAY-21-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In MAY-2013, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (2 times from JUN-26-2013 to MAY-21-2014)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In MAY-01-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (3 times from MAY-17-2013 to MAY-21-2014)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In APR-2013, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (2 times from APR-26-2013 to MAY-21-2014)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUN-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-19-2012)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUN-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Admin Penalty assessed (OCT-27-2011), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-22-2012)
  • 15 routine major monitoring violations
  • 5 minor monitoring violations
  • 78 regular monitoring violations
  • One other older monitoring violation
ASHMERE WATER SERVICE (Population served: 66, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-11-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-12-2014)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (DEC-06-2006), St Compliance achieved (FEB-03-2010)
  • 4 regular monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (63%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (21%)
  • Wood (8%)
  • Electricity (6%)
  • Utility gas (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Hinsdale compared to Massachusetts state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage 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 below state average.
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