Raynham Center, Massachusetts

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Population in 2010: 4,100. Population change since 2000: +12.9%
Males: 2,085  (50.9%)
Females: 2,015  (49.1%)
Median resident age:  34.3 years
Massachusetts median age:  39.4 years

Zip codes: 02767.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $77,339 (it was $64,464 in 2000)
Raynham Center:

$77,339
MA:

$66,768

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $29,215 (it was $24,131 in 2000)

Raynham Center CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $292,805 (it was $167,700 in 2000)
Raynham Center:

$292,805
MA:

$327,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $299,290; Detached houses: $298,665

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,496.

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  • Races in Raynham Center, MA (2010)

    Raynham Center races chart
    • 3,74291.3%White alone
    • 1092.7%Black alone
    • 882.1%Two or more races
    • 671.6%Asian alone
    • 611.5%Hispanic
    • 210.5%Other race alone
    • 120.3%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Raynham Center: 133.1 (high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (21.0%), Portuguese (11.8%), Italian (7.2%), German (6.7%), English (5.9%), French (5.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 50 feet

Land area: 4.26 square miles.

Population density: 962 people per square mile   (low).

Raynham Center,MA real estate house value index trend

Raynham Center, Massachusetts map

For population 25 years and over in Raynham Center:

  • High school or higher: 93.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 36.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.9%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Raynham Center CDP:

  • Never married: 34.9%
  • Now married: 53.5%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 3.6%
  • Divorced: 6.9%

339 residents are foreign born (1.8% Africa, 1.0% Europe).

This place:

7.2%
Massachusetts:

15.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,294 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,937 (1.4%)

Raynham Center satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Taunton, MA (3.3 miles , pop. 55,976).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (27.1 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (164.9 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Raynham, MA (0.0 miles ), Taunton, MA (1.8 miles ), Bridgewater, MA (2.3 miles ), West Bridgewater, MA (2.5 miles ), North Lakeville, MA (2.6 miles ), Middleborough Center, MA (2.6 miles ), Berkley, MA (2.8 miles ), Norton, MA (2.8 miles ).

Latitude: 41.93 N, Longitude: 71.04 W

Raynham Center household income distribution Raynham Center home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.1%
Massachusetts:

5.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Utilities (6%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (19%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Raynham Center, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Raynham Center-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Massachusetts state average. It is 57% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.5 miles away from the Raynham Center place 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 35.3 miles away from the place center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Raynham Center-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 217.8 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 112.1 miles away from Raynham Center 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 222.3 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 199.1 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 69.5 miles away from Raynham Center 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)
Raynham Center topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Raynham Center:

  • GOLDEN LIVING CENTER-WEDGEMERE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; TAUNTON, MA)
  • WEDGEMERE CONV HOME (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; TAUNTON, MA)
  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF RAYNHAM (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; RAYNHAM, MA)
  • LONGMEADOW NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; TAUNTON, MA)
  • MARIAN MANOR OF TAUNTON (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; TAUNTON, MA)
  • MORTON HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; TAUNTON, MA)
  • TAUNTON STATE HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 4 miles away; TAUNTON, MA)

Amtrak station near Raynham Center:

  • 20 miles: ROUTE 128 (WESTWOOD, UNIVERSITY AVE. & RTE. 128) . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plant near Raynham Center:

  • 20 miles: Pilgrim in Plymouth, MA.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Raynham Center:

  • Bridgewater State University (about 6 miles; Bridgewater, MA; Full-time enrollment: 9,802)
  • Stonehill College (about 10 miles; Easton, MA; FT enrollment: 2,563)
  • Massasoit Community College (about 11 miles; Brockton, MA; FT enrollment: 5,442)
  • Bristol Community College (about 16 miles; Fall River, MA; FT enrollment: 5,707)
  • Brown University (about 20 miles; Providence, RI; FT enrollment: 8,458)
  • Rhode Island School of Design (about 21 miles; Providence, RI; FT enrollment: 2,714)
  • Johnson & Wales University-Providence (about 21 miles; Providence, RI; FT enrollment: 10,898)

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Notable locations in Raynham Center: Raynham Fire Department (A), Raynham Townhall (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Raynham Center: Saint Anns Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Kings Pond (A), Jones Pond (B), Hewitt Pond (C), Gushee Pond (D), Tracy Pond (E), Johnson Pond (F), Forge River Reservoir (G), Titicut Swamp (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Damlot Brook (A), Pine Swamp Brook (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Bristol 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 99.7. This is worse than average.

City:

99.7
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.228. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.228
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 10.1. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.1
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.935. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.935
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 30.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 14.1. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.1
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.12. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.12
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 0.0130. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0130
U.S.:

0.0147
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 11.2%
(9.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.8% for Black residents, 13.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 36.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.7 people
Massachusetts:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  76.6%
Whole state:  63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.7%
Whole state:  7.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
4 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010
3 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Raynham Center compared to Massachusetts state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • House age below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
Massachusetts average:

12.9

Raynham Center travel time to work - commute Raynham Center mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (49%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (43%)
  • Electricity (4%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Raynham Center CDP (based on Bristol County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic286,11372
Evangelical Protestant18,765128
Mainline Protestant18,24683
Other7,80733
Orthodox1,5654
Black Protestant5115
None215,278-
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: 109
Bristol County:

2.00 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 105
Bristol County:

1.93 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 128
Bristol County:

2.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 447
Here:

8.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.5%
Massachusetts:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Bristol County:

26.9%
Massachusetts:

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

14.4%
State:

16.5%

Strongest AM radio stations in Raynham Center:

  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WBET (1460 AM; 5 kW; BROCKTON, MA; Owner: KJI BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WPEP (1570 AM; 1 kW; TAUNTON, MA; Owner: ANASTOS MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • 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)
  • WAMG (890 AM; 25 kW; DEDHAM, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DEDHAM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPRO (630 AM; 5 kW; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDDZ (550 AM; 5 kW; PAWTUCKET, RI; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Raynham Center:

  • WBOT (97.7 FM; BROCKTON, MA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WWBB (101.5 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSNE-FM (93.3 FM; TAUNTON, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • WBRU (95.5 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: BROWN BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WHJY (94.1 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPLM-FM (99.1 FM; PLYMOUTH, MA; Owner: PLYMOUTH ROCK BROADCASTING CO., 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.)

TV broadcast stations around Raynham Center:

  • WWDP (Channel 46; NORWELL, MA; Owner: NORWELL TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WLNE-TV (Channel 6; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WLWC (Channel 28; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: C-28 FCC LICENSEE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WSBE-TV (Channel 36; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: RHODE ISLAND PUBLIC TELECOM. AUTHORITY)
  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • WFXT (Channel 25; BOSTON, MA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • WBPX (Channel 68; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • W40BO (Channel 40; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WPXQ (Channel 69; BLOCK ISLAND, RI; Owner: OCEAN STATE TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • 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)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WRIW-LP (Channel 50; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: ZGS PROVIDENCE, INC.)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KA1ZVR, Licensee ID: L00514027
    Grant Date: 05/08/2002, Expiration Date: 08/04/2012
    Registrant: Alan W Kenney, Raynham Center, MA 02768
  • Call Sign: N1OIP, Licensee ID: L00596879
    Grant Date: 12/08/2012, Expiration Date: 02/16/2023
    Registrant: Robert A Pribusauskas, Raynham Center, MA 02768

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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED8$308,07920$240,188100$239,6804$145,0081$179,2501$84,870
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$318,2001$176,6306$278,3270$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$286,0802$75,70026$292,7501$63,9000$01$80,610
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$247,90515$268,2331$15,4000$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$06$211,9670$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 6122.00

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 ORIGINATED2$310,3302$357,195
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$145,170
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$02$297,225
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$376,200
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 6122.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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