Mattapoisett, Massachusetts

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Population in 2010: 6,045. Population change since 2000: -3.6%
 
Males: 2,943  (48.7%)
Females: 3,102  (51.3%)
Median resident age:  47.7 years
Massachusetts median age:  39.2 years
Estimated median household income in 2015: $78,929 (it was $58,466 in 2000)
Mattapoisett:

$78,929
MA:

$70,628

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $41,758 (it was $28,050 in 2000)

Mattapoisett town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $386,030 (it was $197,900 in 2000)
Mattapoisett:

$386,030
MA:

$352,100

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $399,804; Detached houses: $422,192; Townhouses or other attached units: $348,412; In 2-unit structures: $265,483; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $356,821; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $227,127; Mobile homes: $157,740
  • Races in Mattapoisett, MA (2010)

    Mattapoisett races chart
    • 5,77095.5%White alone
    • 721.2%Two or more races
    • 611.0%Other race alone
    • 570.9%Hispanic
    • 410.7%Black alone
    • 360.6%Asian alone
    • 70.1%American Indian alone
    • 10.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Mattapoisett: 147.7 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (24.3%), English (21.6%), Portuguese (14.2%), French (9.4%), Italian (8.5%), French Canadian (7.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1857

Elevation: 25 feet

Land area: 16.5 square miles.

Population density: 367 people per square mile   (very low).

Mattapoisett, Massachusetts map

For population 25 years and over in Mattapoisett:

  • High school or higher: 88.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 42.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.6%
  • Unemployed: 1.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mattapoisett town:

  • Never married: 22.3%
  • Now married: 60.9%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 6.3%
  • Divorced: 9.5%

120 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.9%
Massachusetts:

12.2%



According to our research of Massachusetts and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Mattapoisett, Massachusetts as of June 22, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Mattapoisett to the number of sex offenders is 1,630 to 1.


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

Mattapoisett town:  1.3% ($2,560)
Massachusetts:  1.3% ($2,336)
Mattapoisett satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: New Bedford, MA (6.9 miles , pop. 93,768).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (48.4 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (169.2 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Mattapoisett Center, MA (0.6 miles ), Marion Center, MA (1.9 miles ), Fairhaven, MA (2.1 miles ), Marion, MA (2.1 miles ), Acushnet Center, MA (2.4 miles ), Acushnet, MA (2.5 miles ), Weweantic, MA (2.6 miles ), New Bedford, MA (2.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 29 buildings, average cost: $135,700
  • 1998: 18 buildings, average cost: $145,900
  • 1999: 12 buildings, average cost: $219,400
  • 2000: 21 buildings, average cost: $190,400
  • 2001: 17 buildings, average cost: $223,800
  • 2002: 50 buildings, average cost: $162,800
  • 2003: 18 buildings, average cost: $280,500
  • 2004: 30 buildings, average cost: $430,900
  • 2005: 32 buildings, average cost: $446,400
  • 2006: 37 buildings, average cost: $307,400
  • 2007: 20 buildings, average cost: $572,100
  • 2008: 14 buildings, average cost: $317,100
  • 2009: 16 buildings, average cost: $250,600
  • 2010: 15 buildings, average cost: $383,900
  • 2011: 18 buildings, average cost: $342,400
  • 2012: 22 buildings, average cost: $397,700
  • 2013: 19 buildings, average cost: $324,700
  • 2014: 24 buildings, average cost: $385,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.65 N, Longitude: 70.80 W

Area code: 508


Crime rates in Mattapoisett by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Murders 000000001000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.015.30.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 010100001001100
per 100,000 0.015.80.015.50.00.00.00.015.30.00.016.316.30.00.0
Robberies 021211101101100
per 100,000 0.031.515.630.915.515.315.40.015.315.40.016.316.30.00.0
Assaults 713139101525108754910
per 100,000 111.1204.9202.7139.3155.1230.130.877.3153.3123.6115.181.565.1144.7159.6
Burglaries 18191689813614172232162313
per 100,000 285.8299.4249.4123.8139.6122.7199.992.8214.6262.6361.7521.8260.2369.8207.5
Theft 688283667476739173657670458448
per 100,000 1,079.71,292.41,293.81,021.21,147.51,166.01,122.71,406.91,119.11,004.01,249.61,141.4731.81,350.7766.2
Auto thefts 244241832622523
per 100,000 31.863.062.430.962.015.3123.046.430.792.732.932.681.332.247.9
Arson 000010000100000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.015.50.00.00.00.015.40.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 286.7) 91.1145.7123.6101.596.3107.179.581.9140.495.3101.0119.084.9111.480.9

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

Crime rate in Mattapoisett detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 18 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.87
Massachusetts average:

2.54
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.3%
Massachusetts:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Health care (4%)
  • Health care (24%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Clothing and accessories, including shoe, stores (4%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (11%)
  • Top executives (6%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (3%)
  • Registered nurses (12%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4%)

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

Average climate in Mattapoisett, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Mattapoisett-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Massachusetts state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 34.2 miles away from the Mattapoisett town center injured 17 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 8/28/1970, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 6.4 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Mattapoisett-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 239.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 134.0 miles away from Mattapoisett 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 245.1 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 178.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 11:27:22, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 89.7 miles away from Mattapoisett center
On 7/22/2003 at 11:41:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 86.9 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 Plymouth County (26) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 9, Hurricanes: 7, Snows: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Mattapoisett topographic map

Birthplace of: Henry Huttleston Rogers - Oil industrialist, Francis Davis Millet - (1846-1912), painter, Gideon Barstow - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers in Mattapoisett:

  • MATTAPOISETT NURSING HOME (79 NORTH STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Mattapoisett:

  • SOUTHCOAST HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; FAIRHAVEN, MA)
  • SOUTHCOAST HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE SERVICES (Hospital, about 5 miles away; FAIRHAVEN, MA)
  • SIPPICAN HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; MARION, MA)
  • OUR LADY'S HAVEN (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; FAIRHAVEN, MA)
  • COMMUNITY NURSE AND HOSPICE CARE (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; FAIRHAVEN, MA)
  • ALDEN COURT NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; FAIRHAVEN, MA)
  • NICHOLS HOUSE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; FAIRHAVEN, MA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mattapoisett:

  • University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth (about 11 miles; North Dartmouth, MA; Full-time enrollment: 7,545)
  • Bristol Community College (about 18 miles; Fall River, MA; FT enrollment: 5,707)
  • Roger Williams University (about 24 miles; Bristol, RI; FT enrollment: 4,375)
  • Cape Cod Community College (about 25 miles; West Barnstable, MA; FT enrollment: 2,491)
  • Bridgewater State University (about 25 miles; Bridgewater, MA; FT enrollment: 9,802)
  • Salve Regina University (about 29 miles; Newport, RI; FT enrollment: 2,349)
  • Massasoit Community College (about 31 miles; Brockton, MA; FT enrollment: 5,442)

Public high school in Mattapoisett:

Public elementary/middle schools in Mattapoisett:

See full list of schools located in Mattapoisett

Library in Mattapoisett:

  • MATTAPOISETT PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $267,206; Location: 7 BARSTOW ST.; 33,466 books; 523 e-books; 2,844 audio materials; 1,702 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 34 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 160 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Mattapoisett: Reservation Country Club (A), Mattapoisett Town Wharf (B), Mattapoisett Fire Department Headquarters (C), Mattapoisett Public Library (D), Mattapoisett Hidtorical Society Building (E), Mattapoisett Town Hall (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Mattapoisett include: Third Meetinghouse (A), Saint Anthonys Church (B), Mattapoisett Congregational Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Hammond Cemetery (1), Barlow Cemetery (2), Cushing Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and swamps: Eel Pond (A), Cedar Swamp (B), Mattapoisett River Marshes (C), Mattapoisett Neck Marshes (D), Eel Pond Marshes (E), Hiller Cove Marshes (F), Little Bear Swamp (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Swift Brook (A), Mattapoisett River (B), Branch Brook (C), Pine Island Brook (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beaches: Brant Beach (A), Mattapoisett Town Beach (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Mattapoisett Historical Society (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 5 Church Street) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Plymouth 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 76.5. This is about average.

City:

76.5
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 6.80. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.80
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
Massachusetts:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  69.5%
Whole state:  63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.8%
Whole state:  7.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

3.6%
Whole state:

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

1.6%
Whole state:

4.4%
4 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
24 people in nursing homes in 2000
14 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Banks with branches in Mattapoisett (2011 data):

  • Webster Bank, National Association: Mattapoisett Branch at 28 County Road, branch established on 1991/05/07. Info updated 2008/12/23: Bank assets: $18,674.3 mil, Deposits: $13,861.5 mil, headquarters in Waterbury, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 167 total offices, Holding Company: Webster Financial Corporation
  • Eastern Bank: Mattapoisett Branch at 29 County Road, branch established on 1974/09/16. Info updated 2011/03/30: Bank assets: $7,812.9 mil, Deposits: $6,295.8 mil, headquarters in Boston, MA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 94 total offices, Holding Company: Eastern Bank Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.5
Massachusetts average:

13.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Mattapoisett town (based on Plymouth County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic165,98535
Mainline Protestant23,72491
Evangelical Protestant13,15996
Other6,12943
Orthodox1,1403
Black Protestant6115
None284,171-
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: 85
Plymouth County:

1.74 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 139
Plymouth County:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 108
Plymouth County:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 361
Here:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
Massachusetts:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Plymouth County:

21.7%
Massachusetts:

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

16.3%
State:

16.5%

4.53% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($57,639 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.53%
Massachusetts average:

5.61%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($550 average AGI)
Plymouth County:

0.03%
Massachusetts average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Norfolk County, MA  1.27% ($58,709 average AGI)
from Bristol County, MA  0.73% ($45,893)
from Suffolk County, MA  0.57% ($65,505)


4.82% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($48,567 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.82%
Massachusetts average:

5.85%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($656 average AGI)
Plymouth County:

0.04%
Massachusetts average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Norfolk County, MA  1.15% ($47,688 average AGI)
to Bristol County, MA  0.79% ($38,878)
to Suffolk County, MA  0.53% ($48,646)

Strongest AM radio stations in Mattapoisett:

  • WBSM (1420 AM; 5 kW; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WNBH (1340 AM; 1 kW; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WAMG (890 AM; 25 kW; DEDHAM, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DEDHAM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WPRO (630 AM; 5 kW; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSAR (1480 AM; 5 kW; FALL RIVER, MA; Owner: BRISTOL COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mattapoisett:

  • WJFD-FM (97.3 FM; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: EDMUND DINIS, TRUSTEE)
  • WCTK (98.1 FM; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFHN (107.1 FM; FAIRHAVEN, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFHL (88.1 FM; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: NEW BEDFORD CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WCIB (101.9 FM; FALMOUTH, MA; Owner: QANTUM OF CAPE COD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WSMU-FM (91.1 FM; NORTH DARTMOUTH, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • WTWV (101.1 FM; MASHPEE, MA; Owner: BOCH BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • WWBB (101.5 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFPB-FM (91.9 FM; FALMOUTH, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • WKKB (100.3 FM; MIDDLETOWN, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWTA (88.5 FM; MARION, MA; Owner: TABOR ACADEMY)
  • WMVY (92.7 FM; TISBURY, MA; Owner: ARITAUR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSNE-FM (93.3 FM; TAUNTON, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPLM-FM (99.1 FM; PLYMOUTH, MA; Owner: PLYMOUTH ROCK BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WPXC (102.9 FM; HYANNIS, MA; Owner: QANTUM OF CAPE COD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WCAI (90.1 FM; WOODS HOLE, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WQRC (99.9 FM; BARNSTABLE, MA; Owner: SANDAB COMMUNICATION LTD. PNR/SHP II)
  • WBOT (97.7 FM; BROCKTON, MA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Mattapoisett:

  • WLWC (Channel 28; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: C-28 FCC LICENSEE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WLNE-TV (Channel 6; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND, INC.)
  • WWDP (Channel 46; NORWELL, MA; Owner: NORWELL TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WNAC-TV (Channel 64; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: WNAC, LLC)
  • WPRI-TV (Channel 12; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: TVL BROADCASTING OF RHODE ISLAND, LLC)
  • WJAR (Channel 10; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSBE-TV (Channel 36; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: RHODE ISLAND PUBLIC TELECOM. AUTHORITY)
  • WPXQ (Channel 69; BLOCK ISLAND, RI; Owner: OCEAN STATE TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • WMFP (Channel 62; LAWRENCE, MA; Owner: WSAH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WSBK-TV (Channel 38; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WLVI-TV (Channel 56; CAMBRIDGE, MA; Owner: WLVI, INC.)
  • WDPX (Channel 58; VINEYARD HAVEN, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • WMPX-LP (Channel 67; DENNIS, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
Mattapoisett fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Mattapoisett fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 41m135ftTotal length
  • $10,461,000Total costs
  • 78,100Total average daily traffic
  • 2,545Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • (Mattapoisett) Industrial Drive (Lat: 41.687056 Lon: -70.806972), Type: Mast, Structure height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: KNKA201
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHzGrant Date: 08/26/2014, Expiration Date: 10/01/2024Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Edward G Roach, Plymouth County (Lat: 41.670361 Lon: -70.829472), Type: 60.6, Overall height: 57.6 m, Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY., NW
  • Edward G Roach, Plymouth County (Lat: 41.670361 Lon: -70.829472), Type: 60.6, Overall height: 57.6 m, Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY., NW
  • Edward G Roach, Plymouth County (Lat: 41.670361 Lon: -70.829472), Type: 60.6, Structure height: 25023 m, Overall height: 57.6 m, Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Lat: 41.663361 Lon: -71.805861, Structure height: 0 m, Call Sign: WPVQ609
    Assigned Frequencies: 75.4400 MHzGrant Date: 10/12/2012, Expiration Date: 07/31/2022, Certifier: Ronald ScottRegistrant: Signal Communications Corporation, 4 Wheeling Ave, Woburn, MA 01801, Phone: (781) 993-0998, Fax: (781) 933-5019, Email:
  • Lat: 41.784639 Lon: -71.124139, Call Sign: WPXV852
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.312 MHz, 456.312 MHzGrant Date: 06/18/2003, Expiration Date: 06/18/2013, Cancellation Date: 08/24/2013, Certifier: Jon O ConnorRegistrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • MATTAPOISETT, Industrial Dr (Lat: 41.687028 Lon: -70.806972), Type: Tower, Structure height: 58.5 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WMQ478
    Assigned Frequencies: 10582.5 MHz, 11365.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHzGrant Date: 01/11/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 02/20/2014Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • Industrial Dr (Lat: 41.687028 Lon: -70.806972), Structure height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WPOP285
    Assigned Frequencies: 19480.0 MHz, 19640.0 MHzGrant Date: 09/15/1998, Expiration Date: 11/30/2007, Cancellation Date: 02/02/2008Registrant: Phone: (508) 898-4992
  • MATTAPOISETT, 50 Industrial Dr (Lat: 41.690917 Lon: -70.802806), Structure height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WPOS396
    Assigned Frequencies: 10553.7 MHzGrant Date: 02/10/2009, Expiration Date: 03/09/2019, Cancellation Date: 05/22/2014, Certifier: Carol L TackerRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

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  • 4 Fairhaven Rd (Lat: 41.993722 Lon: -70.821139), Type: Building, Overall height: 9 m, Call Sign: KIZ693, Licensee ID: L00995620
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHzGrant Date: 03/26/2005, Expiration Date: 06/14/2015, Cancellation Date: 08/15/2015Registrant: Costux Corp, 4 Fairhaven Rd, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, Phone: (508) 758-4224
  • One Park St (Lat: 41.665667 Lon: -70.825306), Type: Building, Overall height: 6 m, Call Sign: WHU891, Licensee ID: L00009866
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHzGrant Date: 10/15/2004, Expiration Date: 12/29/2014, Cancellation Date: 02/28/2015Registrant: Brownell Boat Yard Inc, 1 Park St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739-0744, Phone: (508) 758-3671, Fax: (508) 758-3574, Email:
  • 32 Neds Point Rd (Lat: 41.652056 Lon: -70.796694), Overall height: 5 m, Call Sign: WXZ427, Licensee ID: L00040356
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHzGrant Date: 12/01/1997, Expiration Date: 11/27/2002, Cancellation Date: 03/02/2003Registrant: Mattapoisett Boatyard Inc, 32 Neds Point Rd, Mattapoisett, MA 02739

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Mattapoisett)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-12 (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 82 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2638M , Serial Number: 12-981, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 10/15/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Robert T Macallister, 103 Mattapoisett Neck Rd, Mattapoisett, MA 02739
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6297W , Serial Number: 28-20342, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 09/11/1964
    Registrant (Individual): James W Igoe, 30 Mattapoisett Neck Rd, Mattapoisett, MA 02739

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

MATTAPOISETT WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 7,065, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-30-2013), St Compliance achieved (AUG-30-2013)

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

  • MATTAPOISETT RIVER VALLEY W.D. (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 23
  • Hazardous Condition: 44
  • Service Call: 9
  • Good Intent Call: 4

Incident types - Mattapoisett

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (54%)
  • Utility gas (31%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (8%)
  • Electricity (6%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Solar energy (1%)
Businesses in Mattapoisett, MA
NameCountNameCount
Decora Cabinetry2U-Haul1
Dunkin Donuts1UPS1
FedEx3YMCA1
MasterBrand Cabinets3

Mattapoisett compared to Massachusetts 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 significantly 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.

Mattapoisett on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Registered nurses (population 5,000+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Painters and paperhangers (population 5,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Book stores and news dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (population 5,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Secondary school teachers (population 5,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Retail sales workers except cashiers (population 5,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Clothing and accessories, including shoe, stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Sporting goods, camera, and hobby and toy stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Health care (population 5,000+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Printing and related support activities (population 5,000+)"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Book stores and news dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Department and other general merchandise stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Retail florists (population 5,000+)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Textile mills and textile products (population 5,000+)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #39 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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