For population 25 years and over in Natick:
For population 15 years and over in Natick town:
3,168 residents are foreign born (3.7% Europe, 3.1% Asia, 1.7% Latin America, 1.2% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Framingham, MA (3.8 miles , pop. 66,910).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (13.7 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (172.3 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Cochituate, MA (1.6 miles ), Wellesley, MA (1.9 miles ), Framingham, MA (1.9 miles ), Wayland, MA (1.9 miles ), Sherborn, MA (2.1 miles ), Dover, MA (2.3 miles ), Weston, MA (2.4 miles ), Ashland, MA (2.4 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.29 N, Longitude: 71.35 W
Area codes: 508, 774
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Natick detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 67 (55 officers).
Natick tourist attractions:
Work and jobs in Natick: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Natick, Massachusetts
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Natick-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Massachusetts state average. It is 4% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.5 miles away from the Natick town 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 18.4 miles away from the town center injured 17 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Natick-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Massachusetts state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 84.6 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 47.4 miles away from Natick center
On 7/22/2003 at 11:41:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 75.6 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 14:36:36, a magnitude 3.3 (3.1 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 44.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/6/1992 at 15:38:04, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 72.4 miles away from Natick center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 76.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Middlesex County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 10
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Hurricanes: 4, Floods: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Water Main Break: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Alfred S. Hartwell - Politician, James Bamford - Investigative journalist, Keene Fitzpatrick - Track coach, Eddie Mahan - Football and baseball player and coach, Jonathan Richman - Rock singer, Meg Mallon - Professional golfer, Arthur E. Martell - Chemist, Brian Moran - Politician, Dottie Green - Baseball player, Kent Austin - Football coach.
Main business address for: VISION SCIENCES INC /DE/ (ELECTROMEDICAL & ELECTROTHERAPEUTIC APPARATUS), BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORP (SURGICAL & MEDICAL INSTRUMENTS & APPARATUS), BJS WHOLESALE CLUB INC (RETAIL-VARIETY STORES), COGNEX CORP (INDUSTRIAL INSTRUMENTS FOR MEASUREMENT, DISPLAY, AND CONTROL).
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Heliports located in Natick:
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Local government website: natickma.org
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.29. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 13.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.4 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 25.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.96. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.338. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 16.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Natick and their reported violations in the past:NATICK WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 32170, Groundwater):
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Natick that have no violations reported:
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
People in group quarters in Natick in 2010:
People in group quarters in Natick in 2000:
Natick compared to Massachusetts state average:
Banks with branches in Natick (2011 data):
Fire-safe hotels and motels in Natick, Massachusetts:
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1996 Presidential Elections Results
2000 Presidential Elections Results
2008 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Natick town (based on Middlesex County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 73.63%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 251
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 314
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 203
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,153
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.07% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($52,906 average adjusted gross income)
0.52% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,266 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.59% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($62,506 average adjusted gross income)
0.16% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,062 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Natick fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 31See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Natick, MA
Total length: 110 meters (361ft)
Total costs: $33,855,000
Total average daily traffic: 867,830
Total average daily truck traffic: 58,965
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Natick)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Natick, MA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 121 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Natick)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Natick)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 15 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Natick, MA
Total of 1147 patent applications in 2008-2014.