Orleans, Massachusetts

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Population in 2010: 1,621. Population change since 2000: -5.5%
Males: 802  (49.5%)
Females: 819  (50.5%)
Median resident age:  61.0 years
Massachusetts median age:  39.4 years

Zip codes: 02653.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $33,464 (it was $30,238 in 2000)
Orleans:

$33,464
MA:

$66,768

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $29,236 (it was $23,033 in 2000)

Orleans CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $395,785 (it was $170,100 in 2000)
Orleans:

$395,785
MA:

$327,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $448,140; Detached houses: $462,886; Townhouses or other attached units: $433,585; In 2-unit structures: $297,670; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $265,158; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $210,796; Mobile homes: $57,714

Median gross rent in 2013: $801.

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  • Races in Orleans, MA (2010)

    Orleans races chart
    • 1,53394.6%White alone
    • 291.8%Hispanic
    • 251.5%Two or more races
    • 161.0%Black alone
    • 100.6%Other race alone
    • 60.4%Asian alone
    • 20.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Orleans: 128.1 (high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: English (22.2%), Irish (18.6%), Italian (9.5%), United States (5.9%), German (4.9%), Polish (4.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1797

Elevation: 60 feet

Land area: 2.29 square miles.

Population density: 706 people per square mile   (low).

Orleans,MA real estate house value index trend

Orleans, Massachusetts map

For population 25 years and over in Orleans:

  • High school or higher: 99.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 36.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.6%
  • Unemployed: 0.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Orleans CDP:

  • Never married: 29.7%
  • Now married: 45.1%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 12.6%
  • Divorced: 12.1%

111 residents are foreign born (3.5% Latin America, 2.6% Europe, 1.2% Asia).

This place:

7.7%
Massachusetts:

15.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,487 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,834 (0.5%)

Orleans satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: New Bedford, MA (49.3 miles , pop. 93,768).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (67.1 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (211.6 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Eastham, MA (1.9 miles ), North Eastham, MA (2.1 miles ), Brewster, MA (2.1 miles ), East Harwich, MA (2.4 miles ), West Chatham, MA (2.7 miles ), Harwich, MA (2.8 miles ), Chatham, MA (2.8 miles ), Harwich Center, MA (2.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 53 buildings, average cost: $212,600
  • 1998: 57 buildings, average cost: $225,700
  • 1999: 69 buildings, average cost: $256,700
  • 2000: 48 buildings, average cost: $309,600
  • 2001: 36 buildings, average cost: $324,000
  • 2002: 44 buildings, average cost: $292,300
  • 2003: 45 buildings, average cost: $349,200
  • 2004: 38 buildings, average cost: $413,400
  • 2005: 27 buildings, average cost: $463,900
  • 2006: 23 buildings, average cost: $493,000
  • 2007: 21 buildings, average cost: $181,200
  • 2008: 41 buildings, average cost: $419,500
  • 2009: 18 buildings, average cost: $424,700
  • 2010: 12 buildings, average cost: $442,300
  • 2011: 15 buildings, average cost: $691,500
  • 2012: 19 buildings, average cost: $867,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.79 N, Longitude: 70.00 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,226 (+155.0%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 248 (38.9%)

Area codes: 508, 774

Orleans household income distribution Orleans home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 23 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.89
Massachusetts average:

2.51

Orleans tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.0%
Massachusetts:

5.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (27%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Other services, except public administration (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (27%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Community and social service occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (36%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (5%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Transportation occupations (3%)

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

Average climate in Orleans, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Orleans-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Massachusetts state average. It is 91% 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 143.7 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 266.2 miles away from Orleans 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 186.4 miles away from the city 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 264.7 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 200.0 miles away from Orleans 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 68.0 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 Barnstable County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 6

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

Birthplace of: George C. Higgins - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers near Orleans:

  • PLEASANT BAY NURSING AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; BREWSTER, MA)
  • BREWSTER MANOR NURSING RET HOME (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; BREWSTER, MA)
  • EPOCH SENIOR HEALTHCARE OF BREWSTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; BREWSTER, MA)
  • BROAD REACH HOSPICE (Hospital, about 7 miles away; NORTH CHATHAM, MA)
  • LIBERTY COMMONS (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; NORTH CHATHAM, MA)
  • EPOCH SENIOR HEALTHCARE OF HARWICH (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; HARWICH, MA)
  • HOSPICE OF VNA OF CEN AND OUTER CAPE COD (Hospital, about 11 miles away; SOUTH DENNIS, MA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Orleans:

  • Cape Cod Community College (about 19 miles; West Barnstable, MA; Full-time enrollment: 2,491)
  • Bridgewater State University (about 52 miles; Bridgewater, MA; FT enrollment: 9,802)
  • University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth (about 54 miles; North Dartmouth, MA; FT enrollment: 7,545)
  • Massasoit Community College (about 55 miles; Brockton, MA; FT enrollment: 5,442)
  • Bristol Community College (about 59 miles; Fall River, MA; FT enrollment: 5,707)
  • Stonehill College (about 59 miles; Easton, MA; FT enrollment: 2,563)
  • Quincy College (about 61 miles; Quincy, MA; FT enrollment: 3,184)

Public elementary/middle schools in Orleans:

See full list of schools located in Orleans, map of school districts: NAUSET

Library in Orleans:

  • SNOW LIBRARY (Operating income: $549,052; Location: 67 MAIN ST.; 60,136 books; 4,163 audio materials; 3,199 video materials; 15 local licensed databases; 34 state licensed databases; 106 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Orleans: Rock Harbor Range Light (A), Orleans Shopping Plaza (B), Cranberry Cove Plaza (C), Hilltop Plaza (D), French Cable Station Museum (E), Orleans Fire Department (F), Nauset Regional Middle School Library (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Orleans Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes and swamps: Cedar Pond (A), Boland Pond (B), Little Namskaket River Marshes (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Orleans: Eldredge Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: French Cable Station Museum in Orleans (41 South Orleans Road).

Hotels: Cove Motel at Orleans (13 South Orleans Road), Governor Prence Inn (66 Route 6A), Bed & Breakfast Cape Cod (PO Box 1312), Family House B&B (15 Pine Ridge Lane), Inn at Pleasant Bay Inc (South Orleans Road), Old Tavern Motel & Inn (RR 6 Box A), Ridgewood Motel & Cottages (10 Quanset Road), A Little Inn On Pleasant Bay (654 S Orleans Rd), Skaket Beach Motel (RR 6 Box A).

Courts: Barnstable Second District Court (Rock Harbor Road), Orleans District Court - Orleans District Court Tty Only (237 Rock Harbor # 2).

Barnstable 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 2012 was 99.1. This is worse than average.

City:

99.1
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 2.30. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.30
U.S.:

6.58

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 36.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

36.8
U.S.:

32.0

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

  • ORLEANS WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 17,670, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.4%
(7.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This place:  1.9 people
Massachusetts:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  42.7%
Whole state:  63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.7%
Whole state:  7.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.9% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
32 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
49 people in homes for the mentally ill in 2000
4 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse in 2000

Orleans, Massachusetts environmental map by EPA

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Orleans compared to Massachusetts state average:

  • Median household income below 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.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Orleans (2011 data):

  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Orleans Branch at 56 Main Street, branch established on 1972/07/10; Orleans Stop & Shop at 10 Route 6a, branch established on 2003/10/03. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • The Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank: Operations Center, Orleans Branch at 19 West Road, branch established on 1963/04/22; Orleans Branch at 97 Rt 6a, branch established on 1998/06/30. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $2,106.5 mil, Deposits: $1,831.3 mil, headquarters in Harwich Port, MA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 17 total offices
  • Rockland Trust Company: Rt 28 At Main St Branch at 70 Main Street, branch established on 1925/01/01. Info updated 2009/05/20: Bank assets: $4,974.4 mil, Deposits: $3,903.9 mil, headquarters in Rockland, MA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 67 total offices, Holding Company: Independent Bank Corp.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Orleans Branch at Route 28 And Cove Road, branch established on 1982/10/25. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • TD Bank, National Association: Orleans-Main Street Branch at 40 Main Street, branch established on 1931/02/01. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: Orleans Branch at 51 Main Street, branch established on 1864/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/31: Bank assets: $78,146.9 mil, Deposits: $48,042.9 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 718 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Santander, S.A.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Orleans, Massachusetts:

  • Orleans Holiday Motel, 48 Rt 6a, Orleans, MA 02653 , Phone: (508) 255-1514
  • Ridgewood Motel & Cottages, P O Box 82, Orleans, MA 02662 , Phone: (508) 955-0473
  • Skaket Beach Motel, 203 Cranberry Hwy, Orleans, MA 02653 , Phone: (508) 255-1020
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Orleans, Massachusetts

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
Massachusetts average:

12.9

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (34%)
  • Electricity (28%)
  • Utility gas (24%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12%)
  • Wood (1%)

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 Orleans CDP (based on Barnstable County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic86,37018
Mainline Protestant18,16568
Evangelical Protestant5,28146
Other4,73432
Orthodox8103
None100,528-
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: 68
Barnstable County:

3.06 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 75
Barnstable County:

3.38 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 57
Barnstable County:

2.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 413
Here:

18.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
Massachusetts:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Barnstable County:

19.6%
Massachusetts:

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

13.8%
State:

16.5%

4.67% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($63,162 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.67%
Massachusetts average:

5.61%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($666 average AGI)
Barnstable County:

0.07%
Massachusetts average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Plymouth County, MA  0.53% ($47,137 average AGI)
from Middlesex County, MA  0.39% ($89,653)
from Norfolk County, MA  0.33% ($85,930)


4.59% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($50,649 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.59%
Massachusetts average:

5.85%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($552 average AGI)
Barnstable County:

0.06%
Massachusetts average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Plymouth County, MA  0.57% ($45,574 average AGI)
to Middlesex County, MA  0.33% ($52,435)
to Suffolk County, MA  0.32% ($63,306)

Strongest AM radio stations in Orleans:

  • WFPB (1170 AM; daytime; 1 kW; ORLEANS, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING 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)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRCA (1330 AM; 25 kW; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: WRCA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBUR (1240 AM; 1 kW; WEST YARMOUTH, MA; Owner: THE EXEC. COMM. OF TRTS. BOSTON U)

Strongest FM radio stations in Orleans:

  • WKPE-FM (104.7 FM; ORLEANS, MA; Owner: CRB WKPE LIC CORP.)
  • WFCC-FM (107.5 FM; CHATHAM, MA; Owner: CHARLES RIVER B/CING WFCC LIC. CORP.)
  • WDVT (93.5 FM; HARWICH PORT, MA; Owner: BOCH BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • WCOD-FM (106.1 FM; HYANNIS, MA; Owner: BOCH BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • WOCN-FM (103.9 FM; SOUTH YARMOUTH, MA; Owner: SANDAB COMMUNICATIONS LTD. PARTNERSHIP II)
  • WCCT-FM (90.3 FM; HARWICH, MA; Owner: CAPE COD REGIONAL TECH HIGH SCHOOL)
  • WXTK (95.1 FM; WEST YARMOUTH, MA; Owner: BOCH BROADCASTING LTD. PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPXC (102.9 FM; HYANNIS, MA; Owner: QANTUM OF CAPE COD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WQRC (99.9 FM; BARNSTABLE, MA; Owner: SANDAB COMMUNICATION LTD. PNR/SHP II)
  • WCDJ (102.3 FM; TRURO, MA; Owner: TRURO WIRELESS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Orleans:

  • W08CH (Channel 8; HYANNIS, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WDPX (Channel 58; VINEYARD HAVEN, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • WMPX-LP (Channel 67; DENNIS, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • Orleans, Massachusetts
  • Fatal accident count19
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents25
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:8
  • Fatalities19
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents42
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents4
  • Massachusetts average
  • Fatal accident count98
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents137
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons33
  • Fatalities105
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents225
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents12
See more detailed statistics of Orleans fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Orleans)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • PARKS BASE, 18 Bayridge Lane (Lat: 41.777222 Lon: -70.008056), Type: Mast, Structure height: 7 m, Overall height: 9 m, Call Sign: WNZL776
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.040 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/10/2012, Expiration Date: 05/20/2022
    Registrant: Rdc Communications, Inc, 19 Dupont Ave, S. Yarmouth, MA 02664, Phone: (508) 394-2405, Fax: (508) 394-1535, Email:
  • Off Main St Cove Rd (Lat: 41.791778 Lon: -69.993361), Call Sign: WRH358
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.925 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/06/1999, Expiration Date: 08/21/2004, Cancellation Date: 06/10/2004
    Registrant: Ronald F Thistle, 203 Main St Rte 28, West Harwich, MA 02671-0115, Phone: (508) 432-7133
  • Lat: 41.763139 Lon: -69.990000, Call Sign: WPSH414
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.375 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/26/2011, Expiration Date: 04/25/2021, Certifier: Charles E Medchill
    Registrant: Badger Meter Inc, 4545 W Brown Deer Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53223-0099, Phone: (800) 876-3837, Fax: (888) 371-5982
  • Lat: 41.781583 Lon: -69.993444, Call Sign: WQJF506
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.612 MHz, 451.687 MHz, 451.737 MHz, 451.762 MHz, 452.412 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/19/2008, Expiration Date: 08/19/2018, Certifier: Diane Carreiro
    Registrant: Bearcom Operating LP, Dallas, TX 75355-9001, Phone: (214) 765-7136, Fax: (214) 355-1714, Email:
  • 45 Cranberry Highway (Lat: 41.792583 Lon: -69.985444), Call Sign: WQQP602
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.620 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/07/2013, Expiration Date: 02/07/2023, Certifier: Todd P Walker
    Registrant: Rdc Communications Inc., 19 Dupont Ave, South Yarmouth, MA 02664, Phone: (508) 394-2405, Fax: (508) 394-1535, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 41.675111 Lon: -69.949472, Call Sign: BLP00714
    Assigned Frequencies: 26.1000 MHz, 161.625 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/13/1985, Expiration Date: 04/01/1989, Cancellation Date: 09/24/2000
    Registrant: The Community Of Jesus, Inc, 5 Bayview Drive, Orleans, MA 02653

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

57 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Orleans)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 1066R , Serial Number: 17263020, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 03/05/1974
    Registrant (Individual): James C Ford, 48 Tonset Rd, Orleans, MA 02653
  • 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: 4713C , Serial Number: 28-7225574, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 08/29/1972
    Registrant (Individual): Claus Becker, 7 Gesner Ln, Orleans, MA 02653
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 7GCBC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5031Y , Serial Number: 1068-79, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 12/07/2001
    Registrant (Individual): Timothy J Brady, 59 Pershing Ln, Orleans, MA 02653
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 71029 , Serial Number: 18049, Year manufactured: 1946
    Registrant (Corporation): Nauset Airways Inc, Capt Linnell Road, Orleans, MA 02653

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
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 Value
LOANS ORIGINATED11$261,39437$299,9982$172,90021$308,185
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$1,021,8400$01$189,200
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$271,9505$317,5922$488,1952$608,980
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$03$286,1900$01$404,090
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0104.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$236,130
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
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Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0104.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 48
  • Hazardous Condition: 59
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 5

Incident types - Orleans

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Businesses in Orleans, MA
NameCountNameCount
CVS2Rodeway Inn1
Curves1SAS Shoes1
Decora Cabinetry4Shaw's1
Dunkin Donuts1Staples1
FedEx1Starbucks1
GNC1Stop & Shop1
H&R Block1T-Mobile1
Jones New York1T.J.Maxx1
MasterBrand Cabinets7The Room Place1
New Balance1Toyota1
Nike1True Value1
Penske1U-Haul1
RadioShack1UPS2
Rite Aid1Wendy's1

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  • #90 (02653) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of English first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
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