Newbury, Massachusetts

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Population in 2010: 6,666. Population change since 2000: -0.8%
 
Males: 3,251  (48.8%)
Females: 3,415  (51.2%)
Median resident age:  46.4 years
Massachusetts median age:  39.2 years

Zip codes: 01951.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $97,973 (it was $74,836 in 2000)
Newbury:

$97,973
MA:

$66,768

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $44,374 (it was $34,640 in 2000)

Newbury town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $458,725 (it was $273,700 in 2000)
Newbury:

$458,725
MA:

$327,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $393,075; Detached houses: $436,926; Townhouses or other attached units: $289,224; In 2-unit structures: $296,633; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $317,900; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $191,779; Mobile homes: $132,803
  • Races in Newbury, MA (2010)

    Newbury races chart
    • 6,46897.0%White alone
    • 671.0%Hispanic
    • 570.9%Two or more races
    • 430.6%Asian alone
    • 150.2%Black alone
    • 100.2%American Indian alone
    • 60.09%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Newbury: 148.7 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (25.9%), English (25.0%), Italian (14.3%), German (8.2%), French (7.6%), Polish (6.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1635

Land area: 24.2 square miles.

Population density: 275 people per square mile   (very low).

Newbury,MA real estate house value index trend

For population 25 years and over in Newbury:

  • High school or higher: 95.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 43.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.2%
  • Unemployed: 1.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Newbury town:

  • Never married: 21.9%
  • Now married: 60.2%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 10.9%

286 residents are foreign born (1.7% Europe, 1.2% North America, 0.8% Latin America, 0.5% Asia).

This town:

4.3%
Massachusetts:

15.6%

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

Newbury town:  1.0% ($2,726)
Massachusetts:  1.3% ($2,336)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Haverhill, MA (11.8 miles , pop. 58,969).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (34.1 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (205.4 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Newburyport, MA (1.6 miles ), Salisbury, MA (2.0 miles ), Rowley, MA (2.1 miles ), West Newbury, MA (2.5 miles ), Amesbury, MA (2.5 miles ), Seabrook, NH (2.7 miles ), Amesbury Town, MA (2.7 miles ), Ipswich, MA (2.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 37 buildings, average cost: $121,200
  • 1998: 7 buildings, average cost: $219,700
  • 1999: 18 buildings, average cost: $194,000
  • 2000: 25 buildings, average cost: $152,400
  • 2001: 20 buildings, average cost: $138,000
  • 2002: 11 buildings, average cost: $145,400
  • 2003: 22 buildings, average cost: $152,300
  • 2004: 62 buildings, average cost: $228,700
  • 2005: 14 buildings, average cost: $313,800
  • 2006: 19 buildings, average cost: $167,600
  • 2007: 18 buildings, average cost: $242,000
  • 2008: 18 buildings, average cost: $269,700
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $263,800
  • 2010: 9 buildings, average cost: $335,600
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $342,900
  • 2012: 16 buildings, average cost: $407,300
  • 2013: 15 buildings, average cost: $451,100
  • 2014: 16 buildings, average cost: $332,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.78 N, Longitude: 70.85 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 978


Crime rates in Newbury by Year
Type 2002 2005 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2014
Murders 00000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 01021012
per 100,000 0.014.60.028.814.20.014.928.9
Robberies 01100000
per 100,000 0.014.614.30.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults N/A129175106
per 100,000 N/A174.7128.714.499.572.8149.186.7
Burglaries 161422151011199
per 100,000 235.3203.9314.6215.8142.1160.2283.3130.1
Thefts 3427263028372727
per 100,000 500.0393.2371.9431.7398.0539.0402.6390.3
Auto thefts 62043510
per 100,000 88.229.10.057.642.672.814.90.0
Arson 10111000
per 100,000 14.70.014.314.414.20.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 285.7) N/A86.769.765.463.055.382.167.9

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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 Newbury detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 11 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.61
Massachusetts average:

2.51
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.0%
Massachusetts:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (14%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Health care (4%)
  • Computer and electronic products (4%)
  • Health care (19%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores (3%)
  • Food and beverage stores (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (10%)
  • Top executives (7%)
  • Engineers (5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4%)
  • Computer specialists (3%)
  • Operations specialties managers except financial managers (3%)
  • Registered nurses (8%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Business operations specialists (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3%)

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

Average climate in Newbury, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Newbury-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 F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.3 miles away from the Newbury town center injured 5 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 9/29/1974, a category F3 tornado 21.0 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Newbury-area historical earthquake activity is near Massachusetts state average. It is 90% 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 62.3 miles away from the city center
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 193.2 miles away from Newbury 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 185.7 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 255.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/3/2006 at 00:07:38, a magnitude 4.3 (3.8 MB, 3.8 MW, 4.3 LG, Depth: 4.0 mi) earthquake occurred 173.4 miles away from Newbury center
On 7/22/2003 at 11:41:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.8 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 42.1 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 Essex County (27) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 10

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 10, Hurricanes: 4, Snows: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Water Main Break: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Birthplace of: Francis Carr (District of Maine politician) - Politician, William Henry Moody - Politician, Edward Little (philanthropist) - Philanthropist, Leonard Woods (college president) - President of Bowdein College, Theophilus Bradbury - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers near Newbury:

  • BRIGHAM MANOR CONV HOME (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; NEWBURYPORT, MA)
  • KINDRED NURSING AND REHABILITATION-BRIGHAM (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; NEWBURYPORT, MA)
  • HOME HEALTH CARE OF GT NEWBURYPORT (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; NEWBURYPORT, MA)
  • PORT HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; NEWBURYPORT, MA)
  • FMC OF NEWBURYPORT (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; NEWBURYPORT, MA)
  • ANNA JAQUES HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; NEWBURYPORT, MA)
  • ANNA JAQUES HOSPITAL SUBACUTE UNIT (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; NEWBURYPORT, MA)

Amtrak stations near Newbury:

  • 12 miles: HAVERHILL (WASHINGTON ST. @ RAILROAD SQUARE) . Services: ticket office.
  • 15 miles: EXETER (60 LINCOLN ST.) . Services: ticket office.

Operable nuclear power plant near Newbury:

  • 8 miles: Seabrook in Seabrook, NH.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Newbury:

  • Northern Essex Community College (about 10 miles; Haverhill, MA; Full-time enrollment: 4,737)
  • North Shore Community College (about 15 miles; Danvers, MA; FT enrollment: 5,195)
  • Endicott College (about 16 miles; Beverly, MA; FT enrollment: 4,064)
  • Merrimack College (about 16 miles; North Andover, MA; FT enrollment: 2,734)
  • Salem State University (about 20 miles; Salem, MA; FT enrollment: 8,027)
  • University of New Hampshire-Main Campus (about 25 miles; Durham, NH; FT enrollment: 15,243)
  • University of Massachusetts-Lowell (about 26 miles; Lowell, MA; FT enrollment: 12,341)

Public elementary/middle school in Newbury:

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Notable locations in Newbury: Old Newbury Golf Club (A), Coffin House Museum (B), Newbury Fire Department (C), Byfield Fire Department (D), Triton Regional High School Library (E), Newbury Town Library (F), Byfield Town Hall (G), Coffin House (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Newbury: Adelynrood Retreat (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: First Burial Ground (1), Old Town Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Quills Pond (A), Parker River Reservoir (B), Parker River Marshes (C), Little River Marshes (D), Plum Island River Marshes (E), Floating Island (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Plumbush Creek (A), Pine Island Creek (B), Wheeler Brook (C), Parker River (D), Little River (E), Jericho Creek (F), Mill River (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Newbury: Downfall Wildlife Management Area (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Blue Inn at the Beach (20 Fordham Way) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 92.1. This is worse than average.

City:

92.1
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.189. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.189
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 7.23. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.23
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.861. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.861
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 29.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 16.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.29. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.29
U.S.:

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

Percentage of family households:
This town:  70.9%
Whole state:  63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.1%
Whole state:  7.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

3.1%
Whole state:

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

1.2%
Whole state:

4.4%
101 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
4 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional) in 2010
37 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children in 2000

Banks with branches in Newbury (2011 data):

  • Newburyport Five Cents Savings Bank: Newbury Branch at 27 High Road, branch established on 1977/03/21. Info updated 2012/02/07: Bank assets: $634.6 mil, Deposits: $460.4 mil, headquarters in Newburyport, MA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Newburyport Five Cents Bancorp Mhc

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Massachusetts average:

13.1

Newbury travel time to work - commute Newbury 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 Newbury town (based on Essex County data)

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
Essex County:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This 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.
State:

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

7.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
Massachusetts:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Essex County:

23.7%
Massachusetts:

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

20.7%
State:

16.5%

4.48% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($53,907 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.48%
Massachusetts average:

5.61%

0.12% of residents moved from foreign countries ($954 average AGI)
Essex County:

0.12%
Massachusetts average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Middlesex County, MA  1.31% ($62,521 average AGI)
from Suffolk County, MA  0.63% ($57,017)
from Rockingham County, NH  0.32% ($44,575)


4.62% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($50,422 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.62%
Massachusetts average:

5.85%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($558 average AGI)
Essex County:

0.10%
Massachusetts average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Middlesex County, MA  1.15% ($52,127 average AGI)
to Suffolk County, MA  0.56% ($50,288)
to Rockingham County, NH  0.40% ($53,749)

Strongest AM radio stations in Newbury:

  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WNBP (1450 AM; 1 kW; NEWBURYPORT, MA; Owner: RADIO NEWBURYPORT, LLC)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 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)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGIP (1540 AM; 5 kW; EXETER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDER (1320 AM; 10 kW; DERRY, NH; Owner: BLOUNT COMMUNICATIONS, INC. OF NH)
  • WRCA (1330 AM; 25 kW; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: WRCA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAMG (890 AM; 25 kW; DEDHAM, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DEDHAM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WNSH (1570 AM; 5 kW; BEVERLY, MA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Newbury:

  • WNEF (91.7 FM; NEWBURYPORT, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • WXRV (92.5 FM; HAVERHILL, MA; Owner: BEANPOT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WSAK (102.1 FM; HAMPTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQSX (93.7 FM; LAWRENCE, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBOQ (104.9 FM; GLOUCESTER, MA; Owner: MARLIN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WKLB-FM (99.5 FM; LOWELL, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • W227AM (93.3 FM; ANDOVER, 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.)
  • WHEB (100.3 FM; PORTSMOUTH, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBOS (92.9 FM; BROOKLINE, 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)
  • WERZ (107.1 FM; EXETER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBUR-FM (90.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF BOSTON UNIVERSITY)
  • WGIR-FM (101.1 FM; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Newbury:

  • WHDN-LP (Channel 26; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GUENTER MARKSTEINER)
  • WFXZ-CA (Channel 24; BOSTON, MA; Owner: BOSTON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • 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.)
  • WMEA-TV (Channel 26; BIDDEFORD, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • 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)
  • WBPX (Channel 68; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • WFXT (Channel 25; BOSTON, MA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • WUTF (Channel 66; MARLBOROUGH, MA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BOSTON LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WNDS (Channel 50; DERRY, NH; Owner: CTV OF DERRY, INC)
Newbury fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of Newbury fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 18Number of bridges
  • 83m272ftTotal length
  • $19,705,000Total costs
  • 372,727Total average daily traffic
  • 28,968Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11920-1929
  • 41950-1959
  • 51970-1979
  • 31990-1999
  • 52000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Newbury, MA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Newbury)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Scotland Rd. (Lat: 42.782028 Lon: -70.924500), Type: Tower, Structure height: 61 m, Call Sign: WPLA792
    Assigned Frequencies: 862.037 MHz, 862.062 MHz, 862.087 MHz, 862.112 MHz, 862.137 MHz, 862.162 MHz, 862.187 MHz, 862.212 MHz, 862.237 MHz, 862.262 MHz... (+148 more)Grant Date: 02/28/2012, Expiration Date: 02/06/2022Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20191, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • SCOTLAND ROAD, Scotland Road (Lat: 42.781917 Lon: -70.923806), Type: Tower, Structure height: 55 m, Overall height: 56 m, Call Sign: KNCC595
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.815 MHzGrant Date: 04/19/2013, Expiration Date: 02/02/2023Registrant: Tcs Communications Corp., 85 Lafayette Road, Salisbury, MA 01952, Phone: (978) 465-0793, Email:
  • S P Barracks Rt 95 Int Scotland Rd (Lat: 42.780917 Lon: -70.924222), Call Sign: KCB929, Licensee ID: L00003516
    Assigned Frequencies: 44.7400 MHzGrant Date: 04/17/2012, Expiration Date: 06/09/2022Registrant: Massachusetts, Commonwealth Of, 470 Worcester Rd, Framingham, MA 01702, Phone: (508) 462-7481
  • S P Barracks Rt 95 Int Scotland Rd (Lat: 42.780917 Lon: -70.924222), Call Sign: KVG823, Licensee ID: L00003516
    Assigned Frequencies: 42.3400 MHz, 42.4400 MHzGrant Date: 04/17/2012, Expiration Date: 06/15/2022Registrant: Massachusetts, Commonwealth Of, 470 Worcester Rd, Framingham, MA 01702, Phone: (508) 462-7481
  • 34 High Road (Lat: 42.798694 Lon: -70.862000), Call Sign: WRR623, Licensee ID: L00103151
    Assigned Frequencies: 150.845 MHzGrant Date: 10/26/2004, Expiration Date: 11/27/2014, Cancellation Date: 01/31/2015Registrant: Noyes Citgo Service, 34 High Rd, Newbury, MA 01951, Phone: (978) 465-9871

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • BOS2704, 196 Scotland Rd ( 305115 ) (Lat: 42.787083 Lon: -70.918000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57.6 m, Overall height: 59.1 m, Call Sign: WQJE533
    Assigned Frequencies: 11285.0 MHzGrant Date: 08/11/2008, Expiration Date: 08/11/2018, Cancellation Date: 01/27/2010, Certifier: Joseph M Sandri Jr.Registrant: Fibertower Corporation, 1667 K Street Nw, Suite 250, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 223-1028, Fax: (202) 315-3415, Email:
  • BS73XC024, 31 Boston Rd (Lat: 42.781778 Lon: -70.880750), Type: Tower, Structure height: 46.3 m, Call Sign: WQPU540
    Assigned Frequencies: 23025.0 MHz, 23025.0 MHz, 23025.0 MHz, 23025.0 MHzGrant Date: 08/17/2012, Expiration Date: 08/17/2022, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • BS03XC155, 196 Scotland Rd ( 305115 ) (Lat: 42.787083 Lon: -70.918000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57.6 m, Overall height: 59.1 m, Call Sign: WQPW337
    Assigned Frequencies: 17765.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 17765.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 17765.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 17765.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHzGrant Date: 08/29/2012, Expiration Date: 08/29/2022, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

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  • Plum Island Tpke Plum Island Drawbridge (Lat: 42.644528 Lon: -70.082806), Type: Building, Overall height: 3 m, Call Sign: KGA245
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.650 MHz, 156.800 MHzGrant Date: 03/21/1994, Expiration Date: 03/21/1999, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001Registrant: State Of Massachusetts, 519 Appleton St, Arlington, MA 02174
  • 20 Northern Blvd (Lat: 42.800083 Lon: -70.809222), Type: Building, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: KXS279
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.550 MHz, 156.800 MHzGrant Date: 07/19/1994, Expiration Date: 07/19/1999, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001Registrant: Brendan Stokes, 20 Northern Blvd Plum Island, Newbury, MA 01951

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Newbury)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28R-200 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2696R , Serial Number: 28R-35248, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 05/02/1969
    Registrant (Individual): Diane M Bowen, 21 High Rd, Newbury, MA 01951
  • 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: 55633 , Serial Number: 28-7325447, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 04/27/1973
    Registrant (Corporation): Plum Island Aviation Inc, C/O Bryan T Milliren / 21 High Rd, Newbury, MA 01951
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 11AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 86005 , Serial Number: 11AC-424, Year manufactured: 1946
    Registrant (Partnership): James F Jr Mcmeniman, 42 Georgetown Rd, W Newbury, MA 01985, Other Owners: David Fairbanks

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (65%)
  • Utility gas (13%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10%)
  • Electricity (7%)
  • Wood (4%)

Newbury 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 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.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Newbury on our top lists:

  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Mathematical science occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Supervisors of transportation and material moving workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Occupational and physical therapist assistants and aides (population 5,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Media and communication equipment workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Data processing, libraries, and other information services (population 5,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Architects, surveyors, and cartographers (population 5,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Art and design workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries (population 5,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Electronic shopping and mail-order houses (population 5,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Drugs, sundries, and chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Printing and related support activities (population 5,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Leather and allied products (population 5,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Drugs, sundries, and chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children (population 1,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Retail florists (population 5,000+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Apparel, fabrics, and notions merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of thefts per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #100 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Management of companies and enterprises (population 5,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox adherents"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox congregations (pop. 50,000+)"
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