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Population in 2010: 1,573. Population change since 2000: +21.7%
Males: 590  (37.5%)
Females: 983  (62.5%)
Median resident age:  49.0 years
Massachusetts median age:  39.4 years

Zip codes: 02538, 02558.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $45,231 (it was $31,250 in 2000)
Onset:

$45,231
MA:

$66,768

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $32,941 (it was $18,088 in 2000)

Onset CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $261,774 (it was $118,600 in 2000)
Onset:

$261,774
MA:

$327,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $253,403; Detached houses: $249,735

Median gross rent in 2013: $962.

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  • Races in Onset, MA (2010)

    Onset races chart
    • 1,09269.4%White alone
    • 1499.5%Black alone
    • 1419.0%Other race alone
    • 1288.1%Two or more races
    • 382.4%Hispanic
    • 161.0%Asian alone
    • 90.6%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Onset: 137.4 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Subsaharan African (25.1%), Italian (11.3%), Irish (10.6%), Portuguese (9.9%), French (7.6%), English (6.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 30 feet

Land area: 1.08 square miles.

Population density: 1,452 people per square mile   (low).

Onset,MA real estate house value index trend

Onset, Massachusetts map

For population 25 years and over in Onset:

  • High school or higher: 89.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 8.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Onset CDP:

  • Never married: 51.9%
  • Now married: 27.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 11.8%
  • Divorced: 9.0%

22 residents are foreign born (2.4% Latin America, 0.7% Asia).

This place:

2.4%
Massachusetts:

15.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,932 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,239 (0.8%)

Onset satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: New Bedford, MA (15.4 miles , pop. 93,768).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (45.4 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (178.0 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Wareham, MA (1.3 miles ), Buzzards Bay, MA (1.6 miles ), Bourne, MA (1.6 miles ), Wareham Center, MA (1.7 miles ), Monument Beach, MA (1.8 miles ), White Island Shores, MA (1.9 miles ), Weweantic, MA (2.0 miles ), Pocasset, MA (2.1 miles ).

Latitude: 41.75 N, Longitude: 70.66 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 508

Onset household income distribution Onset home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.7%
Massachusetts:

5.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Utilities (35%)
  • Accommodation and food services (24%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Other services, except public administration (20%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (24%)
  • Management occupations (22%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Transportation occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (10%)

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

Average climate in Onset, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Onset-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 34.7 miles away from the Onset place 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 15.9 miles away from the place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Onset-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 241.0 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 130.3 miles away from Onset 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 244.3 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 183.5 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 92.7 miles away from Onset center
On 7/22/2003 at 11:41:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 78.1 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 Plymouth County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Hurricanes: 4, Snows: 3, Blizzards: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Onset topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Onset:

  • KINDRED TRANSITIONAL CARE AND REHABILITA-FORESTVIEW (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WAREHAM, MA)
  • TCU-TOBEY HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WAREHAM, MA)
  • LIGHTHOUSE HOSPICE ASSOCIATION, INC (Hospital, about 3 miles away; WAREHAM, MA)
  • ROYAL CAPE COD NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; BUZZARDS BAY, MA)
  • HOSPICE SERVICES OF MASSACHUSETTS (Hospital, about 4 miles away; WAREHAM, MA)
  • TREMONT HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; WAREHAM, MA)
  • BOURNE MANOR EXTENDED CARE FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; BOURNE, MA)

Operable nuclear power plant near Onset:

  • 15 miles: Pilgrim in Plymouth, MA.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Onset:

  • Cape Cod Community College (about 18 miles; West Barnstable, MA; Full-time enrollment: 2,491)
  • University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth (about 20 miles; North Dartmouth, MA; FT enrollment: 7,545)
  • Bridgewater State University (about 23 miles; Bridgewater, MA; FT enrollment: 9,802)
  • Bristol Community College (about 24 miles; Fall River, MA; FT enrollment: 5,707)
  • Massasoit Community College (about 29 miles; Brockton, MA; FT enrollment: 5,442)
  • Stonehill College (about 31 miles; Easton, MA; FT enrollment: 2,563)
  • Roger Williams University (about 32 miles; Bristol, RI; FT enrollment: 4,375)

Public elementary/middle school in Onset:

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Notable locations in Onset: Onset Town Wharf (A), Onset Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and swamps: Beaver Dam Pond (A), Muddy Cove Marshes (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Harbor Watch Inn (167 Onset Ave), Point Independence Inn (9 Eagle Way).

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 2011 was 74.4. This is about average.

City:

74.4
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2011 was 35.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

35.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 10.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.8
U.S.:

9.1

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

ONSET FIRE DISTRICT (Address: 15 SAND POND ROAD , Population served: 11,099, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-28-2014), St Compliance achieved (FEB-28-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-30-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-30-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-21-2013), St Compliance achieved (FEB-21-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-21-2013), St Compliance achieved (FEB-21-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-18-2012), St Compliance achieved (APR-18-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-31-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-31-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-31-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-31-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In FEB-2013, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-30-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-30-2013)
  • Notification, State - In OCT-2011, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-31-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-31-2012)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-18-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-10-2010)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.2%
(3.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.3% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.2 people
Massachusetts:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  54.2%
Whole state:  63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  10.1%
Whole state:  7.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Onset compared to Massachusetts state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

4.9
Massachusetts average:

12.9

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (77%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (11%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Onset CDP (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 Onset:

  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WBSM (1420 AM; 5 kW; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPLM (1390 AM; 5 kW; PLYMOUTH, MA; Owner: PLYMOUTH ROCK BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • WRCA (1330 AM; 25 kW; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: WRCA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WPRO (630 AM; 5 kW; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Onset:

  • WJFD-FM (97.3 FM; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: EDMUND DINIS, TRUSTEE)
  • WCIB (101.9 FM; FALMOUTH, MA; Owner: QANTUM OF CAPE COD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WTWV (101.1 FM; MASHPEE, MA; Owner: BOCH BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • WCTK (98.1 FM; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFPB-FM (91.9 FM; FALMOUTH, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • 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)
  • WFHN (107.1 FM; FAIRHAVEN, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQRC (99.9 FM; BARNSTABLE, MA; Owner: SANDAB COMMUNICATION LTD. PNR/SHP II)
  • WWBB (101.5 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, 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.)
  • WBMX (98.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WBOS (92.9 FM; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WSDH (91.5 FM; SANDWICH, MA; Owner: SANDWICH MASS. PUBLIC SCHOOLS)
  • WATD-FM (95.9 FM; MARSHFIELD, MA; Owner: MARSHFIELD BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WXTK (95.1 FM; WEST YARMOUTH, MA; Owner: BOCH BROADCASTING LTD. PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKKB (100.3 FM; MIDDLETOWN, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSNE-FM (93.3 FM; TAUNTON, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSMU-FM (91.1 FM; NORTH DARTMOUTH, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)

TV broadcast stations around Onset:

  • WLWC (Channel 28; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: C-28 FCC LICENSEE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WWDP (Channel 46; NORWELL, MA; Owner: NORWELL TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WLNE-TV (Channel 6; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND, INC.)
  • WDPX (Channel 58; VINEYARD HAVEN, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • WCVB-TV (Channel 5; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WCVB HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • WGBH-TV (Channel 2; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WPRI-TV (Channel 12; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: TVL BROADCASTING OF RHODE ISLAND, LLC)
  • WNAC-TV (Channel 64; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: WNAC, LLC)
  • WJAR (Channel 10; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMPX-LP (Channel 67; DENNIS, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WSBE-TV (Channel 36; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: RHODE ISLAND PUBLIC TELECOM. AUTHORITY)
  • 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.)

Onset fatal accident list:

Aug 24, 1990 05:08 PM, E Cntrl Av, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 2, 1983 09:26 PM, Onset Ave, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Water Tank North Of Onset Ave (Lat: 41.750389 Lon: -70.643917), Type: Tank, Structure height: 32 m, Overall height: 39.6 m, Call Sign: KCA410
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.125 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/08/2004, Expiration Date: 03/17/2014
    Registrant: Electronic Sales And Service Inc, 1484 Airport Road, New Bedford, MA 02746, Phone: (508) 992-1516, Fax: (508) 992-1899
  • 23 E Central Ave (Lat: 41.743444 Lon: -70.660861), Call Sign: KMJ928, Licensee ID: L00048064
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.5600 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/19/2012, Expiration Date: 11/10/2022
    Registrant: Wareham, Town Of, 95 Charge Pond Rd, Wareham, MA 02571
  • PUMP STATION 6, Off Of Sand Pond Road (Lat: 41.759722 Lon: -70.645000), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 6 m, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: WQON508, Licensee ID: L00624240
    Assigned Frequencies: 218.025 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/29/2011, Expiration Date: 11/29/2021, Certifier: Paul H Ouellette
    Registrant: Onset Fire / Water District, 15 Sand Pond Rd, Onset, MA 02558, Phone: (508) 295-0603, Fax: (508) 295-0606, Email:
  • PUMP STATION 7, Off Of Sand Pond Road (Lat: 41.763611 Lon: -70.645000), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 6 m, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: WQON509, Licensee ID: L00624240
    Assigned Frequencies: 218.025 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/29/2011, Expiration Date: 11/29/2021, Certifier: Paul H Ouellette
    Registrant: Onset Fire / Water District, 15 Sand Pond Rd, Onset, MA 02558, Phone: (508) 295-0603, Fax: (508) 295-0606, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • Town Pier (Lat: 41.734833 Lon: -70.650583), Type: Building, Overall height: 15 m, Call Sign: WQB412, Licensee ID: L00486816
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 157.025 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/14/2012, Expiration Date: 07/07/2022
    Registrant: Hyannis Harbor Tours, 22 Channel Pt Rd, Hyannis, MA 02601
  • 8 Whittemore Ave (Lat: 41.745556 Lon: -70.661611), Type: Mast, Structure height: 4.9 m, Overall height: 8.5 m, Call Sign: WPUT759, Licensee ID: L00508759
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 156.900 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/01/2002, Expiration Date: 05/01/2012, Cancellation Date: 07/07/2012, Certifier: William C Hobbs
    Registrant: William C Hobbs, 8 Whittemore Ave, Onset, MA 02558, Phone: (508) 295-2226, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Onset)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial 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 ORIGINATED3$216,21710$201,24532$204,5452$47,50014$206,996
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$02$140,3751$143,1600$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$188,0401$288,94014$229,6241$36,0404$266,585
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$205,7301$102,21010$185,3231$101,5602$193,120
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$03$175,9200$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 5453.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$232,9201$182,800
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$286,6500$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 5453.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 62
  • Hazardous Condition: 187
  • Service Call: 32
  • Good Intent Call: 8

Incident types - Onset

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

Businesses in Onset, MA

  • Ace Hardware: 1
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  • Christopher M. Poirier (1)

Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2015.