Holbrook, Massachusetts

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Population in 2010: 10,791.
Population change since 2000: +0.1%
Males: 5,326  (49.4%)
Females: 5,465  (50.6%)
Median resident age:

44.3 years
Massachusetts median age:

39.5 years

Zip codes: 02343, 02368.

Holbrook Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2017: $86,502 (it was $54,419 in 2000)
Holbrook:

$86,502
MA:

$77,385

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $37,151 (it was $23,379 in 2000)

Holbrook CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $310,519 (it was $148,700 in 2000)
Holbrook:

$310,519
MA:

$385,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $340,634; detached houses: $355,670; townhouses or other attached units: $235,754; in 2-unit structures: $535,966; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $239,917; mobile homes: $213,046

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,127.

March 2019 cost of living index in Holbrook: 134.1 (high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 7.7%
(7.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 7.9% for Black residents, 2.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 1.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Holbrook, MA (2010)
    • 8,72180.8%White alone
    • 9188.5%Black alone
    • 4744.4%Hispanic
    • 3102.9%Asian alone
    • 2362.2%Two or more races
    • 1081.0%Other race alone
    • 220.2%American Indian alone
    • 20.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Massachusetts and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Holbrook, Massachusetts as of August 08, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Holbrook is 2,220 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Holbrook by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

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)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
3
(27.7)
6
(55.9)
3
(27.7)
4
(37.7)
6
(55.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(27.1)
2
(18.1)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
5
(46.3)
2
(18.5)
9
(83.9)
13
(120.2)
6
(56.5)
18
(165.8)
20
(182.4)
11
(100.4)
9
(81.3)
3
(27.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
13
(120.3)
7
(64.6)
6
(55.9)
36
(332.8)
49
(461.6)
37
(340.8)
22
(200.7)
28
(255.5)
27
(244.0)
18
(162.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
50
(462.9)
76
(701.1)
81
(755.3)
85
(785.8)
75
(706.5)
42
(386.8)
80
(729.7)
74
(675.2)
13
(117.5)
17
(153.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
117
(1,083)
131
(1,208)
153
(1,427)
175
(1,618)
149
(1,404)
109
(1,004)
144
(1,314)
100
(912.5)
108
(976.1)
85
(769.1)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
15
(138.9)
9
(83.0)
18
(167.8)
11
(101.7)
20
(188.4)
8
(73.7)
2
(18.2)
9
(82.1)
8
(72.3)
8
(72.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
N/AN/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/AN/A1
(9.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)124.8144.6204.5252.7260.1235.2199.9171.5148.0102.5

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City-data.com crime index in Holbrook, MA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 24 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.08
Massachusetts average:

2.42
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Ancestries: Irish (22.2%), Italian (11.5%), American (6.6%), Cape Verdean (6.1%), English (3.0%), Portuguese (3.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1872

Elevation: 212 feet

Land area: 7.35 square miles.

Population density: 1,468 people per square mile   (low).

Holbrook, Massachusetts map

1,653 residents are foreign born (6.9% Latin America, 3.0% Europe, 2.3% Africa).

This place:

14.8%
Massachusetts:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $4,965 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $5,037 (1.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Brockton, MA (4.6 miles , pop. 94,304).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (12.6 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (173.5 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Avon, MA (1.6 miles ),
Randolph, MA (1.6 miles ),
Abington, MA (1.9 miles ),
Braintree Town, MA (2.0 miles ),
Braintree, MA (2.1 miles ),
Brockton, MA (2.1 miles ),
Stoughton, MA (2.3 miles ),
Weymouth, MA (2.3 miles )

Latitude: 42.15 N, Longitude: 71.01 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -3,411 (-30.6%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 692 (11.8%)

Distribution of median household income in Holbrook, MA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Holbrook, MA in 2017
Holbrook satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 29 buildings, average cost: $113,200
  • 1998: 41 buildings, average cost: $115,100
  • 1999: 29 buildings, average cost: $121,800
  • 2000: 15 buildings, average cost: $129,200
  • 2001: 31 buildings, average cost: $138,900
  • 2002: 28 buildings, average cost: $178,300
  • 2003: 27 buildings, average cost: $210,400
  • 2004: 25 buildings, average cost: $346,200
  • 2005: 13 buildings, average cost: $519,300
  • 2006: 9 buildings, average cost: $578,300
  • 2007: 9 buildings, average cost: $591,100
  • 2008: 14 buildings, average cost: $353,300
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $291,500
  • 2010: 11 buildings, average cost: $308,300
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $308,300
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $266,700
  • 2013: 12 buildings, average cost: $311,800
  • 2014: 10 buildings, average cost: $341,000
  • 2015: 4 buildings, average cost: $296,300
  • 2016: 6 buildings, average cost: $356,500
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $267,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Holbrook, MA residents
Average permit cost in Holbrook, MA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.6%
Massachusetts:

3.1%
Most common industries in Holbrook, MA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.8%)
  • Construction (8.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.1%)
  • Educational services (4.8%)
  • Public administration (4.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.4%)
  • Educational services (5.1%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (22.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (12.5%)
  • Public administration (6.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.3%)
  • Educational services (4.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.2%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.9%)
Most common occupations in Holbrook, MA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.4%)
  • Computer specialists (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Computer specialists (4.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (10.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.8%)
  • Registered nurses (5.7%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.9%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.6%)

Average climate in Holbrook, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Holbrook, Massachusetts environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 76.2. This is about average.

City:

76.2
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.237. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.237
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 7.22. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.22
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.527. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.527
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.53. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.53
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

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

On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.1 miles away from the Holbrook place 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 11.9 miles away from the place center injured 17 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Holbrook-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 209.6 miles away from Holbrook 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 98.2 miles away from Holbrook 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 211.5 miles away from Holbrook 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 213.5 miles away from Holbrook 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 66.3 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 66.3 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 Norfolk County (31) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 13

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 10, Hurricanes: 6, Snowstorms: 5, Snows: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Explosion: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Main Break: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Holbrook topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Holbrook:

  • HOLBROOK NURSING HOME (45 SOUTH FRANKLIN STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Holbrook:

  • MASS RESPIRATORY HOSP HC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; BRAINTREE, MA)
  • KINDRED HOSPITAL NORTHEAST - BRAINTREE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; BRAINTREE, MA)
  • MASSACHUSETTS RESPIRATORY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 2 miles away; BRAINTREE, MA)
  • PREFERRED HOME HEALTHCARE SERVICES, INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; RANDOLPH, MA)
  • HEALTH CARE STAFFING AND HOME CARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; RANDOLPH, MA)
  • CEDAR HILL HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; RANDOLPH, MA)
  • GREENWOOD TERRACE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; BROCKTON, MA)

Amtrak stations near Holbrook:

  • 9 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.
  • 15 miles: BACK BAY (BOSTON, 145 DARTMOUTH ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 15 miles: BOSTON (SO. STA) (BOSTON, ATLANTIC AVE. & SUMMER ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities and snack bar, 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 Holbrook:

  • Massasoit Community College (about 6 miles; Brockton, MA; Full-time enrollment: 5,442)
  • Stonehill College (about 7 miles; Easton, MA; FT enrollment: 2,563)
  • Quincy College (about 8 miles; Quincy, MA; FT enrollment: 3,184)
  • Curry College (about 9 miles; Milton, MA; FT enrollment: 2,586)
  • Bridgewater State University (about 12 miles; Bridgewater, MA; FT enrollment: 9,802)
  • University of Massachusetts-Boston (about 12 miles; Boston, MA; FT enrollment: 12,625)
  • Wentworth Institute of Technology (about 14 miles; Boston, MA; FT enrollment: 4,418)

Public high school in Holbrook:

Public elementary/middle schools in Holbrook:

  • JOHN F KENNEDY (Students: 459, Location: 339 PLYMOUTH STREET, Grades: PK-3)
  • SOUTH (Students: 342, Location: 719 SO. FRANKLIN STREET, Grades: 4-6)

Private elementary/middle schools in Holbrook:

  • ST JOSEPH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 259, Location: 143 S FRANKLIN ST, Grades: PK-8)
  • LIGHTHOUSE BAPTIST CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 10, Location: 217 CENTRE ST, Grades: 1-8)
See full list of schools located in Holbrook

Library in Holbrook:

  • HOLBROOK PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $407,159; Location: 2 PLYMOUTH ST.; 40,641 books; 2,462 audio materials; 1,256 video materials; 5 local licensed databases; 34 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 79 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Holbrook: New Highland Plaza (A), Holbrook Fire Department (B), Holbrook Public Library (C), Holbrook Townhall (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Angelo's Shopping Center (1), Angelos Shopping Center (2), New Highland Plaza Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Holbrook include: Church of Christ (A), Winthrop Congregational Church (B), Temple Beth Shalom (C), Holbrook United Methodist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Wendell Cemetery (1), Union Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Sylvan Lake (A), Lake Holbrook (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Gary Wilde - Writer, Arthur Holbrook Wellman - Academic, Ollie Hanson - Baseball player.

Norfolk 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 Holbrook and their reported violations in the past:

RANDOLPH/HOLBROOK WATER BOARD (Population served: 41,935, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Single Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In FEB-2008, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-12-2008), St Compliance achieved (MAR-12-2008)
HOLBROOK PUBLIC WORKS DEPT (Population served: 10,791, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-30-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-18-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-18-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-04-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUL-26-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (DEC-06-2007), St Compliance achieved (DEC-06-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-18-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Notification, State - In JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-04-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUL-26-2010)
Average household size:
This place:

2.6 people
Massachusetts:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

69.2%
Whole state:

63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

6.4%
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: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Holbrook in 2010:

  • 27 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 7 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Holbrook in 2000:

  • 31 people in nursing homes
  • 16 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 10 people in religious group quarters

Banks with branches in Holbrook (2011 data):

  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: Angelo's Shopping Center Branch at 778 South Franklin Street, branch established on 1991/01/07. 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.
  • Colonial Federal Savings Bank: 802 South Franklin Street Branch at 802 South Franklin Street, branch established on 1889/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $295.2 mil, Deposits: $249.1 mil, headquarters in Quincy, MA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 4 total offices
  • Holbrook Co-operative Bank: Holbrook Co-Operative Bank at 95 North Franklin Street, branch established on 1888/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $92.9 mil, Deposits: $84.3 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices
  • Randolph Savings Bank: Holbrook Branch at 50 South Franklin Street, branch established on 1851/01/01. Info updated 2010/02/02: Bank assets: $383.0 mil, Deposits: $324.9 mil, headquarters in Randolph, MA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Randolph Bancorp

For population 15 years and over in Holbrook:

Marital status in Holbrook, MA
  • Never married: 34.7%
  • Now married: 52.6%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 4.1%
  • Divorced: 7.6%

For population 25 years and over in Holbrook:

  • High school or higher: 95.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.0
Massachusetts average:

12.7

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Holbrook
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Holbrook, MA (based on Norfolk County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic355,32152
Mainline Protestant33,086115
Other30,59375
Evangelical Protestant11,32389
Orthodox3,5399
None236,988-
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: 108
This county:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
Norfolk County:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 134
Norfolk County:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 103
Norfolk County:

1.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 556
Here:

8.48 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

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

7.1%
Massachusetts:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Norfolk County:

19.1%
Massachusetts:

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

12.9%
Massachusetts:

16.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

52.1%
Massachusetts:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Holbrook:

50.2%
Massachusetts:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Holbrook:

28.4
Massachusetts:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Holbrook:

21.4%
Massachusetts:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.1%
Massachusetts:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Holbrook:

6.9
Massachusetts:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.0%
Massachusetts:

33.4%

General health condition:
Holbrook:

58.5%
State:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.1%
Massachusetts:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Holbrook, MA Residents

7.30% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($91,666 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.30%
Massachusetts average:

5.79%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,409 average AGI)
Norfolk County:

0.05%
Massachusetts average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Suffolk County, MA  2.01% ($93,487 average AGI)
from Middlesex County, MA  1.26% ($105,279)
from Plymouth County, MA  0.76% ($61,444)


7.90% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($106,200 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.90%
Massachusetts average:

6.31%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,548 average AGI)
Norfolk County:

0.09%
Massachusetts average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Suffolk County, MA  1.59% ($142,190 average AGI)
to Middlesex County, MA  1.30% ($104,103)
to Plymouth County, MA  1.12% ($73,217)
Businesses in Holbrook, MA
NameCountNameCount
Burger King1Stop & Shop1
CVS2U-Haul2
Dunkin Donuts2UPS1
FedEx2Walgreens1

Strongest AM radio stations in Holbrook:

  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WUNR (1600 AM; 20 kW; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: CHAMPION BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBET (1460 AM; 5 kW; BROCKTON, MA; Owner: KJI BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WAMG (890 AM; 25 kW; DEDHAM, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DEDHAM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WRCA (1330 AM; 25 kW; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: WRCA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMKI (1260 AM; 5 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Holbrook:

  • WBOT (97.7 FM; BROCKTON, MA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WXKS-FM (107.9 FM; MEDFORD, MA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMJX (106.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WBOS (92.9 FM; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WBMX (98.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WJMN (94.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCRB (102.5 FM; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: CHARLES RIVER BROADCASTING WCRB LICE)
  • WTKK (96.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WROR-FM (105.7 FM; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WGBH (89.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WBUR-FM (90.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF BOSTON UNIVERSITY)
  • WODS (103.3 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBCN (104.1 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: HEMISPHERE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WZLX (100.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF BOSTON)
  • W267AI (101.3 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: MCC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WERS (88.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: EMERSON COLLEGE)
  • WHRB (95.3 FM; CAMBRIDGE, MA; Owner: HARVARD RADIO BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WRPS (88.3 FM; ROCKLAND, MA; Owner: ROCKLAND PUBLIC SCHOOLS)
  • WUMB-FM (91.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • WWBB (101.5 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Holbrook:

  • WWDP (Channel 46; NORWELL, MA; Owner: NORWELL TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WCVB-TV (Channel 5; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WCVB HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • WGBH-TV (Channel 2; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WHDH-TV (Channel 7; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WHDH-TV)
  • WSBK-TV (Channel 38; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WMFP (Channel 62; LAWRENCE, MA; Owner: WSAH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WLVI-TV (Channel 56; CAMBRIDGE, MA; Owner: WLVI, INC.)
  • WFXT (Channel 25; BOSTON, MA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • WBZ-TV (Channel 4; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WGBX-TV (Channel 44; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WBPX (Channel 68; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTMU-LP (Channel 32; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ZGS BOSTON, INC.)
  • WCEA-LP (Channel 58; BOSTON, MA; Owner: CHANNEL 19 TV CORPORATION)
  • W40BO (Channel 40; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WLNE-TV (Channel 6; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND, INC.)
  • WPRI-TV (Channel 12; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: TVL BROADCASTING OF RHODE ISLAND, LLC)
  • WNAC-TV (Channel 64; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: WNAC, LLC)
  • WUTF (Channel 66; MARLBOROUGH, MA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BOSTON LLC)
  • WJAR (Channel 10; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSBE-TV (Channel 36; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: RHODE ISLAND PUBLIC TELECOM. AUTHORITY)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WLWC (Channel 28; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: C-28 FCC LICENSEE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WPXQ (Channel 69; BLOCK ISLAND, RI; Owner: OCEAN STATE TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • WFXZ-CA (Channel 24; BOSTON, MA; Owner: BOSTON BROADCASTING CORP.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Holbrook fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

5
  • MELINDA HAZEN, Eholbrook Substn Weymouth St (Lat: 42.164833 Lon: -70.979500), Type: 30.0, Overall height: 30 m, Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, Black@khlaw.Com, , Washi-ngton, Phone: (202) 434-4130
  • Chris Kelly, Eholbrook Substn Weymouth St (Lat: 42.164833 Lon: -70.979500), Type: 30.0, Overall height: 30 m, Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, Black@khlaw.Com, , Washi-ngton, Phone: (202) 434-4130
  • Chris Kelly, Eholbrook Substn Weymouth St (Lat: 42.164833 Lon: -70.979500), Type: 30.0, Overall height: 30 m, Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, Black@khlaw.Com, , Washi-ngton, Phone: (202) 434-4130
  • William R Sproles, Eholbrook Substn Weymouth St (Lat: 42.164833 Lon: -70.979500), Type: 30.0, Overall height: 30 m, Registrant: National Grid Usa Service Company, Inc., William.Sproles@us.Ngrid.Com, , Westb-orough, Phone: (508) 389-4600
  • William R Sproles, Eholbrook Substn Weymouth St (Lat: 42.164833 Lon: -70.979500), Type: 30.0, Overall height: 30 m, Registrant: National Grid Usa Service Co., Inc., William.Sproles@us.Ngrid.Com, , Walth-am, Phone: (781) 907-3621

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • N Franklin St Town Hall (Lat: 42.159833 Lon: -70.993667), Call Sign: KDP274,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.040 MHz, Grant Date: 02/24/2005, Expiration Date: 04/06/2015, Cancellation Date: 06/06/2015, Registrant: Town Of Holbrook Public Works Department, 50 North Franklin Street, Holbrook, MA 02343, Phone: (781) 767-6461, Email:
  • Eholbrook Substn Weymouth St (Lat: 42.164833 Lon: -70.979500), Type: Pole, Structure height: 30 m, Overall height: 34 m, Call Sign: WPKG250,
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.0800 MHz, 48.1400 MHz, 48.4800 MHz, Grant Date: 02/11/1997, Expiration Date: 02/11/2002, Cancellation Date: 08/08/2001, Certifier: Neil D Deegan, Registrant: Keller And Heckman, 1001 G St Fnw Ste 500 W, Washington, DC 20000-1, Fax: (202) 434-4646
  • 300 South Franklin Street (Lat: 42.146111 Lon: -71.008889), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 50 m, Call Sign: WQGC947,
    Assigned Frequencies: 482.275 MHz, 482.300 MHz, 472.875 MHz, Grant Date: 09/16/2016, Expiration Date: 12/13/2026, Certifier: Thomas J Ronayne Iii, Registrant: Norfolk County Fire Dispatch, 300 South Franklin Street, Holbrook, MA 02343, Phone: (781) 767-6461, Fax: (781) 767-6888, Email:
  • Lat: 42.146000 Lon: -71.009278, Call Sign: WRBZ427,
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.850 MHz, 457.262 MHz, 462.237 MHz, 467.237 MHz, 469.725 MHz, Grant Date: 08/01/2018, Expiration Date: 08/01/2028, Certifier: Steve Hooke, Registrant: Comtronics Corporation, 1230 Furnace Brook Pkwy., Quincy, MA 02169, Phone: (617) 770-0212, Fax: (617) 770-0429, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • BOS0815, 143 S. Franklin (Lat: 42.150694 Lon: -71.005000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WQBP482, Licensee ID: L01728370,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10835.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10875.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/17/2004, Expiration Date: 11/17/2014, 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:
  • Holbrook, 153 South Franklin Street (Lat: 42.150667 Lon: -71.005056), Type: Pole, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WQCP356,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10567.5 MHz, Grant Date: 04/21/2005, Expiration Date: 04/21/2015, Cancellation Date: 02/19/2014, Certifier: Richard A Craig, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • HOLBROOKFD, 300 South Franklin St (Lat: 42.146056 Lon: -71.009278), Type: Mast, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 48 m, Call Sign: WQTA788,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10815.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, Grant Date: 12/19/2013, Expiration Date: 12/19/2023, Certifier: Daniel C O Leary, Registrant: Greater Boston Police Council, 2 Winter St., Wlatham, MA 02451, Phone: (617) 755-9911, Email:
  • HOLBROOK TOWER, 300 South Franklin Street (Lat: 42.145972 Lon: -71.009333), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 50 m, Call Sign: WQZC965,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz... (+10 more), Grant Date: 04/10/2017, Expiration Date: 04/10/2027, Certifier: Stephan A Hooke, Registrant: Norfolk County Fire Dispatch, 300 South Franklin Street, Holbrook, MA 02343, Phone: (781) 767-6461, Fax: (781) 767-6888, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

46 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Holbrook)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3026Q , Serial Number: 18258026, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 03/01/1967, Certificate Issue Date: 04/05/2006
    Registrant (Individual): Donald K Stewart, 555 Plymouth St, Holbrook, MA 02343

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED59$230,91550$206,840230$215,42613$118,8461$303,0002$120,5003$107,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$235,0000$020$208,1502$6,0000$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED11$211,45511$166,63695$233,07411$66,4550$08$201,6250$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$213,0007$185,14351$202,4515$225,6000$03$268,6670$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$262,0000$026$224,7691$8,0000$01$237,0000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 4211.00 , 4212.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED10$233,3007$243,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$186,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$234,7502$293,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 4211.00 , 4212.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Holbrook, MA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Holbrook, MA - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 53. The highest number of fires - 95 took place in 2007, and the least - 29 in 2014. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Holbrook, MA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (51.1%), and Outside Fires (32.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Holbrook, MA
    • 45751.1%Structure Fires
    • 28732.1%Outside Fires
    • 819.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 707.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Holbrook, MA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Holbrook, MA
  • 50.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 39.6%Utility gas
  • 4.6%Electricity
  • 3.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.9%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Holbrook, MA
  • 42.4%Electricity
  • 39.3%Utility gas
  • 11.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.8%No fuel used
  • 2.5%Other fuel
  • 1.2%Wood


Holbrook compared to Massachusetts state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Holbrook on our top lists:

  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Dominican Republic (population 500+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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