Nahant, Massachusetts

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Population in 2010: 3,410.
Population change since 2000: -6.1%
Males: 1,542  (45.2%)
Females: 1,868  (54.8%)
Median resident age:

49.9 years
Massachusetts median age:

39.5 years

Zip codes: 01908.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $93,738 (it was $64,052 in 2000)
Nahant:

$93,738
MA:

$77,385

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $62,442 (it was $41,807 in 2000)

Nahant CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $561,778 (it was $286,500 in 2000)
Nahant:

$561,778
MA:

$385,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $487,640; detached houses: $540,255; townhouses or other attached units: $351,647; in 2-unit structures: $468,894; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $258,278; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $245,957; mobile homes: $113,673

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,337.

March 2019 cost of living index in Nahant: 140.2 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 4.2%
(4.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 13.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Nahant, MA (2010)
    • 3,25795.5%White alone
    • 581.7%Asian alone
    • 521.5%Hispanic
    • 200.6%Two or more races
    • 150.4%Black alone
    • 50.1%Other race alone
    • 30.09%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Massachusetts and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Nahant, Massachusetts as of May 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Nahant is 3,514 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Nahant by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(83.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.9)
0
(0.0)
3
(85.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.6)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.6)
1
(28.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
17
(470.9)
N/A8
(225.7)
8
(228.2)
6
(169.1)
7
(195.0)
4
(116.6)
6
(173.1)
7
(202.3)
6
(173.2)
5
(143.0)
4
(114.8)
10
(285.7)
5
(142.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
8
(221.6)
5
(138.4)
5
(141.1)
5
(142.7)
10
(281.8)
13
(362.1)
10
(291.5)
9
(259.6)
4
(115.6)
4
(115.5)
10
(286.0)
3
(86.1)
5
(142.9)
1
(28.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
42
(1,163)
32
(885.7)
36
(1,016)
22
(627.7)
23
(648.3)
22
(612.8)
25
(728.7)
25
(721.1)
13
(375.6)
15
(433.0)
11
(314.6)
20
(574.1)
20
(571.4)
6
(170.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.7)
2
(56.4)
3
(85.6)
1
(28.2)
3
(83.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.9)
1
(28.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(57.4)
2
(57.1)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.6)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)222.7141.4108.6110.481.795.572.981.689.062.4129.956.5126.045.8

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City-data.com crime index in Nahant, MA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 13 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.42
Massachusetts average:

2.42
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Ancestries: Irish (24.1%), Italian (20.3%), Greek (9.3%), English (5.1%), German (4.6%), Brazilian (4.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1853

Elevation: 50 feet

Land area: 1.24 square miles.

Population density: 2,740 people per square mile   (average).

Nahant, Massachusetts map

269 residents are foreign born (4.4% Europe, 2.5% Latin America, 2.0% Asia).

This place:

7.6%
Massachusetts:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $5,624 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $5,592 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lynn, MA (3.5 miles , pop. 89,050).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (11.0 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (187.4 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Swampscott, MA (1.9 miles ),
Lynn, MA (1.9 miles ),
Revere, MA (2.0 miles ),
Winthrop Town, MA (2.0 miles ),
Winthrop, MA (2.1 miles ),
Saugus, MA (2.2 miles ),
Chelsea, MA (2.4 miles ),
Marblehead, MA (2.4 miles )

Latitude: 42.43 N, Longitude: 70.93 W

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $165,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $300,000
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $140,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $160,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $350,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $359,000
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $391,300
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $410,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $400,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $222,500
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $330,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $1,359,000
  • 2017: 3 buildings, average cost: $248,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Nahant, MA residents
Average permit cost in Nahant, MA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.1%
Massachusetts:

3.1%
Most common industries in Nahant, MA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (14.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (12.0%)
  • Educational services (9.6%)
  • Public administration (5.0%)
  • Construction (4.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (15.2%)
  • Construction (8.4%)
  • Health care (7.9%)
  • Educational services (7.8%)
  • Public administration (5.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.8%)
  • Educational services (11.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.3%)
  • Public administration (4.9%)
  • Computer & electronic products (4.4%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Nahant, MA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (10.3%)
  • Lawyers (5.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.7%)
  • Accountants and auditors (3.0%)
  • Engineers (3.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (10.9%)
  • Lawyers (7.6%)
  • Engineers (5.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (9.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.1%)
  • Accountants and auditors (4.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Registered nurses (3.5%)
  • Customer service representatives (3.4%)

Average climate in Nahant, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Nahant, Massachusetts average temperatures Nahant, Massachusetts average precipitation Nahant, Massachusetts humidity Nahant, Massachusetts wind speed Nahant, Massachusetts snowfall Nahant, Massachusetts sunshine Nahant, Massachusetts clear and cloudy days

Nahant, 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 75.0. This is about average.

City:

75.0
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.238. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.238
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 11.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.3
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.527. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.527
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.57. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.57
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Nahant-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Massachusetts state average. It is 50% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.5 miles away from the Nahant place center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 9/29/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.2 miles away from the place center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Nahant-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 201.9 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 81.6 miles away from Nahant 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 199.8 miles away from Nahant 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 231.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 11:27:22, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 69.1 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 51.9 miles away from Nahant 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 Essex County (33) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 20
Emergencies Declared: 13

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 11, Hurricanes: 6, Snowstorms: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Snows: 3, Blizzards: 2, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Water Main Break: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Nahant topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Nahant:

  • JESMOND NURSING HOME (271 NAHANT ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Nahant:

  • CRESTVIEW MANOR NURSING HOME I (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; LYNN, MA)
  • NEIGHBORHOOD HOME CARE LLC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; LYNN, MA)
  • ALL CARE VNA-GREATER LYNN INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; LYNN, MA)
  • ALL CARE HOSPICE INC (Hospital, about 3 miles away; LYNN, MA)
  • OAK ISLAND SKILLED NURSING CTR (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; REVERE, MA)
  • AVALON N H (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; LYNN, MA)
  • ANN CARROLL NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; LYNN, MA)

Amtrak stations near Nahant:

  • 9 miles: BOSTON, NORTH STATION (BOSTON, 126 CAUSEWAY ST.) . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area.
  • 9 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.
  • 10 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.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Nahant:

  • Salem State University (about 6 miles; Salem, MA; Full-time enrollment: 8,027)
  • Bunker Hill Community College (about 9 miles; Boston, MA; FT enrollment: 8,814)
  • Suffolk University (about 9 miles; Boston, MA; FT enrollment: 6,982)
  • Emerson College (about 9 miles; Boston, MA; FT enrollment: 4,657)
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (about 10 miles; Cambridge, MA; FT enrollment: 13,548)
  • University of Massachusetts-Boston (about 10 miles; Boston, MA; FT enrollment: 12,625)
  • Berklee College of Music (about 10 miles; Boston, MA; FT enrollment: 4,726)

Public elementary/middle school in Nahant:

  • JOHNSON (Students: 215, Location: 290 CASTLE ROAD, Grades: PK-6)
See full list of schools located in Nahant

Library in Nahant:

  • NAHANT PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $189,072; Location: 15 PLEASANT ST.; 68,888 books; 540 audio materials; 441 video materials; 79 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Nahant: Kelly Green Golf Course (A), Sandy Point Light (B), Black Marsh Channel Light (C), Upper Turn Light (D), Nahant Townhall (E), Nahant Fire Department (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Lake: Bear Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Nahant: Jackson Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Beaches: Pond Beach (A), Long Beach (B), Short Beach (C), Josephs Beach (D), Black Rock Beach (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Selective Hotel Reservation (44 Pond Street).

Birthplace of: Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. - Politician, Barbra Fuller - Film actor, William F. Johnson - Politician.

Essex County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

NAHANT WATER DEPT. (MWRA) (Population served: 3,700, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-1992, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
Average household size:
This place:

2.2 people
Massachusetts:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

59.8%
Whole state:

63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

5.9%
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: 0.3% of all households
54 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
55 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Nahant (2011 data):

  • Equitable Co-operative Bank: Nahant Branch at 28 Nahant Road, branch established on 1996/06/17. Info updated 2010/01/11: Bank assets: $101.4 mil, Deposits: $79.2 mil, headquarters in Lynn, MA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 2 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Nahant:

Marital status in Nahant, MA
  • Never married: 27.0%
  • Now married: 47.6%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 9.9%
  • Divorced: 14.1%

For population 25 years and over in Nahant:

  • High school or higher: 97.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 51.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 24.9%
  • Unemployed: 1.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.0
Massachusetts average:

12.7

Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Nahant
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Nahant, MA (based on Essex County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic341,97055
Mainline Protestant33,710140
Evangelical Protestant20,925160
Other15,88263
Orthodox11,59013
Black Protestant3763
None318,706-
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: 145
Here:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Essex County:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 144
Essex County:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 95
Essex County:

1.30 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 557
Here:

7.60 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

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

8.4%
Massachusetts:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

23.7%
Massachusetts:

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

20.7%
State:

16.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

55.5%
Massachusetts:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

54.4%
Massachusetts:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Nahant:

28.3
Massachusetts:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Nahant:

19.5%
State:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Nahant:

8.2%
Massachusetts:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Nahant:

7.0
Massachusetts:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

35.5%
Massachusetts:

33.4%

General health condition:
Nahant:

61.4%
Massachusetts:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.0%
State:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Nahant, MA Residents

4.63% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($78,981 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.63%
Massachusetts average:

5.79%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($629 average AGI)
Essex County:

0.03%
Massachusetts average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Middlesex County, MA  1.58% ($88,059 average AGI)
from Suffolk County, MA  0.77% ($91,101)
from Rockingham County, NH  0.31% ($57,814)


5.00% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($70,979 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.00%
Massachusetts average:

6.31%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,049 average AGI)
Essex County:

0.07%
Massachusetts average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Middlesex County, MA  1.25% ($66,782 average AGI)
to Rockingham County, NH  0.58% ($74,166)
to Suffolk County, MA  0.53% ($81,995)

Businesses in Nahant, MA

  • Dunkin Donuts: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Nahant:

  • WROL (950 AM; 5 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WEZE (590 AM; 5 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: NEW ENGLAND CONTINENTAL MEDIA, INC.)
  • WILD (1090 AM; daytime; 5 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: RADIO ONE OF BOSTON LICENSES, LLC)
  • WXKS (1430 AM; 5 kW; EVERETT, MA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WRCA (1330 AM; 25 kW; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: WRCA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLYN (1360 AM; 1 kW; LYNN, MA; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUNR (1600 AM; 20 kW; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: CHAMPION BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Nahant:

  • 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.)
  • WQSX (93.7 FM; LAWRENCE, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • W267AI (101.3 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: MCC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBCN (104.1 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: HEMISPHERE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WZLX (100.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF BOSTON)
  • WHRB (95.3 FM; CAMBRIDGE, MA; Owner: HARVARD RADIO BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WERS (88.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: EMERSON COLLEGE)
  • WFNX (101.7 FM; LYNN, MA; Owner: MCC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBMX (98.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WBOS (92.9 FM; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, 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.)
  • WMBR (88.1 FM; CAMBRIDGE, MA; Owner: TECHNOLOGY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBOQ (104.9 FM; GLOUCESTER, MA; Owner: MARLIN BROADCASTING, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Nahant:

  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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.)
  • WBZ-TV (Channel 4; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WGBX-TV (Channel 44; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WFXT (Channel 25; BOSTON, MA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • W40BO (Channel 40; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WUTF (Channel 66; MARLBOROUGH, MA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BOSTON LLC)
  • WFXZ-CA (Channel 24; BOSTON, MA; Owner: BOSTON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WWDP (Channel 46; NORWELL, MA; Owner: NORWELL TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WHDN-LP (Channel 26; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GUENTER MARKSTEINER)
  • 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)
Nahant fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Nahant fatal accident list:

Mar 18, 1980 05:45 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Fire Dept 68 Flash Rd (Lat: 42.420917 Lon: -70.932833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 12 m, Call Sign: KJF873,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.070 MHz, 154.370 MHz, Grant Date: 11/04/2005, Expiration Date: 11/08/2015, Cancellation Date: 01/09/2016, Registrant: National License Corp, 9050 Briarclift Road, Indianapolis, IN 46256, Phone: (317) 849-5866, Fax: (317) 841-3328, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • East Point (Lat: 42.418694 Lon: -70.907278), Type: Building, Overall height: 14 m, Call Sign: WRV308, Licensee ID: L00021677,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz, Grant Date: 07/26/2000, Expiration Date: 07/06/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/07/2006, Registrant: Northeastern University Marine Science Center, East Point, Nahant, MA 01908

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: ROLLADEN-SCHNEIDER LS8-18 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 818JK , Serial Number: 8344, Year manufactured: 2000, Airworthiness Date: 02/24/2001, Certificate Issue Date: 11/27/2013
    Registrant (Individual): Harry W Detrich, 10 Valley Rd, Nahant, MA 01908

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED6$273,50021$307,524138$300,4494$242,00010$282,900
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$324,0001$120,00013$280,1541$230,0002$257,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$216,5002$192,00037$416,8385$36,0003$294,667
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$06$249,16721$331,5241$417,0002$107,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$08$520,8750$02$67,500

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 2011.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$357,0001$247,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$277,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 2011.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Nahant, MA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Nahant, 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 14. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 19 took place in 2003, and the least - 6 in 2007. The data has a constant trend.
    Fire incident types in Nahant, MA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (52.4%), and Outside Fires (35.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Nahant, MA
    • 12152.4%Structure Fires
    • 8235.5%Outside Fires
    • 219.1%Other
    • 73.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Nahant, MA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Nahant, MA
  • 78.1%Utility gas
  • 16.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.2%Electricity
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Nahant, MA
  • 44.7%Utility gas
  • 35.6%Electricity
  • 15.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.8%Other fuel


Nahant compared to Massachusetts state average:

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