Plympton, Massachusetts

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Population in 2010: 2,820. Population change since 2000: +6.9%
 
Males: 1,384  (49.1%)
Females: 1,436  (50.9%)
Median resident age:  44.4 years
Massachusetts median age:  39.2 years

Zip codes: 02367.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $94,560 (it was $70,045 in 2000)
Plympton:

$94,560
MA:

$70,628

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $36,241 (it was $24,344 in 2000)

Plympton town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $411,193 (it was $210,800 in 2000)
Plympton:

$411,193
MA:

$352,100

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $399,804; Detached houses: $422,192; Townhouses or other attached units: $348,412; In 2-unit structures: $265,483; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $356,821; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $227,127; Mobile homes: $157,740
  • Races in Plympton, MA (2010)

    Plympton races chart
    • 2,70896.0%White alone
    • 361.3%Hispanic
    • 240.9%Two or more races
    • 230.8%Black alone
    • 220.8%Asian alone
    • 50.2%Other race alone
    • 20.07%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Plympton: 144.4 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (28.7%), English (23.7%), Italian (16.6%), French (9.8%), German (8.8%), Scottish (4.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1707

Elevation: 105 feet

Land area: 14.8 square miles.

Population density: 191 people per square mile   (very low).

Plympton,MA real estate house value index trend

Plympton, Massachusetts map

For population 25 years and over in Plympton:

  • High school or higher: 92.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 41.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Plympton town:

  • Never married: 22.6%
  • Now married: 68.3%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 4.5%
  • Divorced: 3.9%

54 residents are foreign born (1.0% Europe, 0.8% North America, 0.3% Africa).

This town:

2.0%
Massachusetts:

12.2%

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

Plympton town:  1.3% ($2,799)
Massachusetts:  1.3% ($2,336)
Plympton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Brockton, MA (13.6 miles , pop. 94,304).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (28.4 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (177.1 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Halifax, MA (1.8 miles ), Kingston, MA (2.2 miles ), North Plymouth, MA (2.5 miles ), South Duxbury, MA (2.6 miles ), Pembroke, MA (2.6 miles ), Plymouth, MA (2.7 miles ), Middleborough, MA (2.7 miles ), Hanson, MA (2.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 9 buildings, average cost: $112,400
  • 1998: 10 buildings, average cost: $116,500
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $102,900
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $105,100
  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $104,600
  • 2002: 12 buildings, average cost: $120,600
  • 2003: 13 buildings, average cost: $118,100
  • 2004: 11 buildings, average cost: $131,000
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $142,600
  • 2006: 17 buildings, average cost: $143,100
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $242,000
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $287,000
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $219,400
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $263,300
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $350,000
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2013: 5 buildings, average cost: $176,800
  • 2014: 6 buildings, average cost: $156,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.97 N, Longitude: 70.80 W


Crime rates in Plympton by Year
Type 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Murders 0000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.035.10.00.0
Robberies 0010110
per 100,000 0.00.035.20.035.134.80.0
Assaults 9462540
per 100,000 320.1143.5211.569.9175.3139.10.0
Burglaries 611123417163
per 100,000 213.4394.7423.01,188.0596.1556.5104.0
Theft 20212238241414
per 100,000 711.2753.5775.51,327.7841.5487.0485.3
Auto thefts 2521110
per 100,000 71.1179.470.534.935.134.80.0
Arson 0102011
per 100,000 0.035.90.069.90.034.834.7
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 253.7) 113.1100.8119.1153.0151.899.526.7

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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 Plympton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 8 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.77
Massachusetts average:

2.54
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.3%
Massachusetts:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (24%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Health care (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Metal and metal products (4%)
  • Health care (19%)
  • Finance and insurance (13%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Public administration (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (8%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Engineers (5%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Business operations specialists (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Customer service representatives (5%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (4%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)

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

Average climate in Plympton, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Plympton-area historical tornado activity is below Massachusetts state average. It is 65% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 21.1 miles away from the Plympton town center injured 17 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 43.3 miles away from the town center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Plympton-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 225.6 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 113.3 miles away from Plympton 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 227.8 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 199.7 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 79.9 miles away from Plympton center
On 7/22/2003 at 11:41:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 68.4 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 (26) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 9, Hurricanes: 7, Snows: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Plympton topographic map

Birthplace of: Deborah Sampson - Continental Army soldier and female wartime crossdresser!!!, Josh Grispi - Martial artist, Samuel C. Wright - Sergeant during the Civil War and recipient of the Medal of Honor, William Bradford (Rhode Island) - Senator.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Plympton: Samuel C. Wright.

Hospitals and medical centers near Plympton:

  • WINGATE AT SILVER LAKE REHAB AND SKILLED NURSING RES (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; KINGSTON, MA)
  • BAY PATH AT DUXBURY NURSING AND REHABILITATION CTR (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; DUXBURY, MA)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE OF PLYMOUTH CORDAGE (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; PLYMOUTH, MA)
  • CRANBERRY HOSPICE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; PLYMOUTH, MA)
  • CENTRUS PREMIER HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; PLYMOUTH, MA)
  • BAY COLONY VISITING NURSE ASSOCIATIOM (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; PEMBROKE, MA)
  • CARE HOME AND HEALTHCARE SERVICES INC (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; PLYMOUTH, MA)

Operable nuclear power plant near Plympton:

  • 8 miles: Pilgrim in Plymouth, MA.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Plympton:

  • Bridgewater State University (about 9 miles; Bridgewater, MA; Full-time enrollment: 9,802)
  • Massasoit Community College (about 13 miles; Brockton, MA; FT enrollment: 5,442)
  • Stonehill College (about 16 miles; Easton, MA; FT enrollment: 2,563)
  • Quincy College (about 23 miles; Quincy, MA; FT enrollment: 3,184)
  • Bristol Community College (about 24 miles; Fall River, MA; FT enrollment: 5,707)
  • Curry College (about 25 miles; Milton, MA; FT enrollment: 2,586)
  • University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth (about 26 miles; North Dartmouth, MA; FT enrollment: 7,545)

Public elementary/middle school in Plympton:

See full list of schools located in Plympton

Library in Plympton:

  • PLYMPTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $102,594; Location: 248 MAIN ST.; 22,191 books; 523 e-books; 2,422 audio materials; 1,323 video materials; 34 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 37 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Plympton: Exodus Medical Transportation (A), Plympton Fire Department (B), Dennett Elementary School Library (C), Deborah Sampson House Museum (D), Plympton Historical Society Building (E), Plympton Public Library (F), Plympton Town Hall (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Plympton include: Silver Lake Chapel (A), Plympton Congregational Church (B), New Covenant Fellowship Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Granny Pond (A), Dennetts Pond (B), Bonney Pond (C), Plympton Bog North Reservoir (D), Plympton Bog West Reservoir (E), Bay State Company Bog Reservoir (F), Annasnappet Brook Reservoir (G), Prospect Bog Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Annasnappet Brook (A), Whetstone Brook (B), Barrows Brook (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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 2013 was 79.1. This is about average.

City:

79.1
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 4.07. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.07
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 32.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 6.25. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.25
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This town:  2.8 people
Massachusetts:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  76.1%
Whole state:  63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.7%
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: 0.4% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

2.1%
Whole state:

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

0.5%
Whole state:

4.4%

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Massachusetts average:

13.1

Plympton travel time to work - commute Plympton 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 Plympton town (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 Plympton:

  • WPLM (1390 AM; 5 kW; PLYMOUTH, MA; Owner: PLYMOUTH ROCK BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • WAMG (890 AM; 25 kW; DEDHAM, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DEDHAM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WBET (1460 AM; 5 kW; BROCKTON, MA; Owner: KJI BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRCA (1330 AM; 25 kW; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: WRCA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WUNR (1600 AM; 20 kW; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: CHAMPION BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Plympton:

  • WPLM-FM (99.1 FM; PLYMOUTH, MA; Owner: PLYMOUTH ROCK BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WATD-FM (95.9 FM; MARSHFIELD, MA; Owner: MARSHFIELD BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WBOT (97.7 FM; BROCKTON, MA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WWBB (101.5 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, 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.)
  • WBCN (104.1 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: HEMISPHERE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WZLX (100.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF BOSTON)
  • W267AI (101.3 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: MCC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WSNE-FM (93.3 FM; TAUNTON, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WERS (88.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: EMERSON COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Plympton:

  • WWDP (Channel 46; NORWELL, MA; Owner: NORWELL TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WLWC (Channel 28; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: C-28 FCC LICENSEE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WCVB-TV (Channel 5; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WCVB HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • WGBH-TV (Channel 2; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WLNE-TV (Channel 6; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WPRI-TV (Channel 12; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: TVL BROADCASTING OF RHODE ISLAND, LLC)
  • WBZ-TV (Channel 4; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WGBX-TV (Channel 44; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WNAC-TV (Channel 64; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: WNAC, LLC)
  • WFXT (Channel 25; BOSTON, MA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • WJAR (Channel 10; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBPX (Channel 68; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • WSBE-TV (Channel 36; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: RHODE ISLAND PUBLIC TELECOM. AUTHORITY)
  • 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.)
  • WUTF (Channel 66; MARLBOROUGH, MA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BOSTON LLC)
Plympton fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of Plympton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • $753,000Total costs
  • 2,900Total average daily traffic
  • 195Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,580Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Plympton)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • BS23XC468, 7 Joey Circle (Lat: 41.952722 Lon: -70.771889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 56.3 m, Overall height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WQPU666
    Assigned Frequencies: 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHzGrant Date: 08/20/2012, Expiration Date: 08/20/2022, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Plympton)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 7715H , Serial Number: 20368, Airworthiness Date: 11/25/1959
    Registrant (Individual): Robert J Letourneau, 132 Maple St, Plympton, MA 02367
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 01/03/1986
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20F (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9542M , Serial Number: 670119, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 11/01/1966
    Registrant (Individual): Brian Gudauskas, 8 Granville Baker Way, Plympton, MA 02367
  • Aircraft: MAULE MXT-7-180A (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 977MG , Serial Number: 21026C
    Registrant (Individual): Robert J Letourneau, 132 Maple St, Plympton, MA 02367

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

CRANBERRY KNOLL (Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-08-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-06-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Notification, State - In OCT-2011, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-08-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-06-2012)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUL-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-31-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-01-2011)
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 26 regular monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 10
  • Hazardous Condition: 30
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Plympton

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Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (75%)
  • Utility gas (12%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Electricity (2%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)

Plympton 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 significantly 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.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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