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Population in 2010: 5,232. Population change since 2000: +14.2%
 

Males: 2,638  (50.4%)
Females: 2,594  (49.6%)

Median resident age:  43.3 years
Massachusetts median age:  39.2 years

Zip codes: 02770.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $83,523 (it was $63,289 in 2000)
Rochester:

$83,523
MA:

$65,339
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $33,828

Rochester town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $340,745 (it was $184,800 in 2000)
Rochester:

$340,745
MA:

$323,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $430,884; Detached houses: $433,877; Townhouses or other attached units: $325,115; In 2-unit structures: $426,762
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Rochester, MA residents, houses, and apartments details

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Rochester races chart
  • White alone - 4,973 (95.0%)
  • Two or more races - 87 (1.7%)
  • Black alone - 51 (1.0%)
  • Other race alone - 44 (0.8%)
  • Hispanic - 40 (0.8%)
  • Asian alone - 33 (0.6%)
  • American Indian alone - 4 (0.08%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Rochester: 418.4 (very high, U.S. average is 100)


Latest news from Rochester, MA collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: English (25.2%), Irish (18.0%), Portuguese (17.2%), French (14.7%), French Canadian (10.5%), Polish (9.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1686

Elevation: 29 feet

Land area: 33.9 square miles.

Population density: 154 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Rochester:

  • High school or higher: 88.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rochester town:

  • Never married: 21.6%
  • Now married: 67.6%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 5.2%

115 residents are foreign born (1.9% Europe, 0.3% Asia, 0.3% Latin America).

This town:  2.5%
Massachusetts:  15.0%



According to our research of Massachusetts and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Rochester, Massachusetts as of December 19, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Rochester to the number of sex offenders is 5,312 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


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

Rochester town:  1.1% ($2,071)
Massachusetts:  1.3% ($2,336)
Rochester satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: New Bedford, MA (9.7 miles , pop. 93,768).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (40.5 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (176.7 miles , pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: West Wareham, MA (2.1 miles ), Weweantic, MA (2.2 miles ), Marion Center, MA (2.4 miles ), Marion, MA (2.4 miles ), Wareham Center, MA (2.4 miles ), Acushnet, MA (2.5 miles ), Acushnet Center, MA (2.7 miles ), Wareham, MA (2.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 22 buildings, average cost: $119,500
  • 1998: 53 buildings, average cost: $138,600
  • 1999: 40 buildings, average cost: $139,300
  • 2000: 62 buildings, average cost: $133,100
  • 2001: 39 buildings, average cost: $220,300
  • 2002: 56 buildings, average cost: $333,400
  • 2003: 54 buildings, average cost: $306,800
  • 2004: 52 buildings, average cost: $253,800
  • 2005: 55 buildings, average cost: $299,100
  • 2006: 15 buildings, average cost: $369,100
  • 2007: 13 buildings, average cost: $386,800
  • 2008: 6 buildings, average cost: $309,100
  • 2009: 11 buildings, average cost: $294,700
  • 2010: 21 buildings, average cost: $341,900
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $216,300
  • 2012: 14 buildings, average cost: $227,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 41.77 N, Longitude: 70.83 W

Area codes: 508, 774

Rochester household income distribution Rochester home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Rochester by Year
Type 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000011010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.018.918.70.019.00.0
Robberies 000101031
per 100,000 0.00.00.018.10.018.70.057.018.8
Assaults 3246108165
per 100,000 59.338.674.9108.5188.6149.618.9114.094.2
Burglaries 261833312620221523
per 100,000 514.3347.0617.7560.6490.5374.1414.8285.0433.3
Thefts 241324294828324137
per 100,000 474.8250.6449.3524.4905.5523.8603.3778.9697.1
Auto thefts 482536032
per 100,000 79.1154.237.490.456.6112.20.057.037.7
Arson 320011300
per 100,000 59.338.60.00.018.918.756.60.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 289.5) 76.256.682.498.4133.1111.059.3115.389.2

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Rochester detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 10 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.88
Massachusetts average:

2.49

This town's Wikipedia profile

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.4%
Massachusetts:

7.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (12%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Metal and metal products (6%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Health care (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Health care (18%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Social assistance (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (10%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Engineers (4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)

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

Average climate in Rochester, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Rochester-area historical tornado activity is 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 27.2 miles away from the Rochester 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 51.1 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:

Rochester-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Massachusetts state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 84.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/22/2003 at 11:41:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 80.8 miles away from Rochester center
On 3/22/1996 at 20:22:12, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, 3.1 LG, Depth: 7.4 mi) earthquake occurred 22.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 14:36:36, a magnitude 3.3 (3.1 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 82.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/10/1999 at 10:52:16, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 1.2 mi) earthquake occurred 74.5 miles away from Rochester center
On 1/10/1999 at 15:20:44, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, 2.9 LG, Depth: 1.3 mi) earthquake occurred 74.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)

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: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Hurricanes: 4, Blizzards: 2, Floods: 2, Snows: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rochester topographic map

Birthplace of: Joseph Bates (Adventist) - Sailor, Timothy Ruggles - Politician, Jonathan Haskell - Acting Adjutant General and acting Inspector General of the Army in 1796.


Hospitals/medical centers near Rochester:

  • SIPPICAN HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; MARION, MA)
  • ISLAND TERRACE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; LAKEVILLE, MA)
  • TREMONT HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; WAREHAM, MA)

Political contributions by individuals in Rochester, MA

located in Rochester:

Operable nuclear power plant near Rochester:

  • 16 miles: Pilgrim in Plymouth, MA.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rochester:

  • University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth (about 13 miles; North Dartmouth, MA; Full-time enrollment: 7,520)
  • Bristol Community College (about 16 miles; Fall River, MA; FT enrollment: 4,315)
  • Bridgewater State College (about 17 miles; Bridgewater, MA; FT enrollment: 7,943)
  • Massasoit Community College (about 23 miles; Brockton, MA; FT enrollment: 3,631)
  • Roger Williams University (about 24 miles; Bristol, RI; FT enrollment: 3,806)
  • Stonehill College (about 25 miles; Easton, MA; FT enrollment: 2,420)
  • Brown University (about 30 miles; Providence, RI; FT enrollment: 8,169)

Public high school in Rochester:

Public elementary/middle school in Rochester:

See full list of schools located in Rochester, map of school districts: OLD ROCHESTER

Library in Rochester:

  • JOSEPH H. PLUMB MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $209,614; Location: 17 CONSTITUTION WAY; 19,757 books; 523 e-books; 2,341 audio materials; 1,474 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 34 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 55 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Rochester: Rochester Golf Course (A), Rochester Fire Department Ambulance Service (B), Rochester Fire Department (C), Rochester Town Hall (D), Joseph H Plumb Memorial Library (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Rochester include: Saint Rose of Lima Church (A), First Congregational Church (B), East Rochester Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Union Cemetery (1), Hillside Cemetery (2), Ashley Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Giffords Pond (A), Snows Pond (B), Snipatuit Pond (C), Harley Millpond (D), Leonards Pond (E), Mill Pond (F), Marys Pond (G), Long Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Black Brook (A), Snipatuit Brook (B), West Branch Sippican River (C), Sherman Brook (D), Doggett Brook (E), Cedar Swamp Brook (F), East Branch Sippican River (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Rochester include: Rochester Wildlife Management Area (1), Camp Snipatuit (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: T & A Amusements (Amusement & Theme Parks; 172 Pierce Street) (1). Display/hide its approximate location 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)
AQI  SO2 Ozone  PM2.5 PM10 CO 

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 30.3. This is about average.
City:

30.3
U.S.:

32.0
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.54. This is about average. There were 44 monitors within city limits.
City:

2.54
U.S.:

2.43
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 24.4. This is about average. There were 39 monitors within city limits.
City:

24.4
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.65. This is about average. There were 28 monitors within city limits.
City:

8.65
U.S.:

9.59
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 21.7. This is about average. There were 39 monitors within city limits.
City:

21.7
U.S.:

22.1
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.416. This is worse than average. There were 44 monitors within city limits.
City:

0.416
U.S.:

0.334


Average household size:
This town:  2.9 people
Massachusetts:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  81.4%
Whole state:  63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.4%
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: 0.2% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

3.1%
Whole state:

9.3%

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

1.2%
Whole state:

4.4%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Rochester, MA

4 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010
4 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Rochester compared to Massachusetts state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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 above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.


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Banks with branches in Rochester (2011 data):

  • Mayflower Co-operative Bank: Rounseville Road Branch at 565 Rounseville Road, branch established on 1989/11/22. Info updated 2007/02/23: Bank assets: $248.0 mil, Deposits: $222.9 mil, headquarters in Middleboro, MA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Mayflower Bancorp, Inc

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (79%)
  • Utility gas (6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)
  • Wood (5%)
  • Electricity (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • Coal or coke (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 Rochester town (based on Plymouth County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 57.75%
Here57.8%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchJewishUnited Church of ChristEpiscopal ChurchUnited Methodist Church
Adherents75.1%8.6%3.5%2.5%1.8%
Congregations17.5%3.5%10.9%6.6%10.0%
NameAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaUnitarian Universalist AssociationAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents1.0%1.0%0.8%0.7%4.9%
Congregations7.0%2.6%6.1%3.9%31.9%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables 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%

5.34% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($60,926 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.34%
Massachusetts average:

6.31%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($402 average AGI)
Plymouth County:

0.04%
Massachusetts average:

0.28%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Norfolk County, MA  1.57% ($60,184 average AGI)
from Bristol County, MA  0.84% ($49,926)
from Suffolk County, MA  0.72% ($62,461)


6.02% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($51,677 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.02%
Massachusetts average:

6.91%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($247 average AGI)
Plymouth County:

0.04%
Massachusetts average:

0.11%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Norfolk County, MA  1.28% ($54,265 average AGI)
to Bristol County, MA  1.01% ($42,010)
to Suffolk County, MA  0.60% ($49,190)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rochester:

  • WBSM (1420 AM; 5 kW; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • WPLM (1390 AM; 5 kW; PLYMOUTH, MA; Owner: PLYMOUTH ROCK BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • 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)
  • WPRO (630 AM; 5 kW; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSAR (1480 AM; 5 kW; FALL RIVER, MA; Owner: BRISTOL COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rochester:

  • WJFD-FM (97.3 FM; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: EDMUND DINIS, TRUSTEE)
  • WCTK (98.1 FM; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFHN (107.1 FM; FAIRHAVEN, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWBB (101.5 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPLM-FM (99.1 FM; PLYMOUTH, MA; Owner: PLYMOUTH ROCK BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WSMU-FM (91.1 FM; NORTH DARTMOUTH, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • WCIB (101.9 FM; FALMOUTH, MA; Owner: QANTUM OF CAPE COD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WSNE-FM (93.3 FM; TAUNTON, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXKS-FM (107.9 FM; MEDFORD, MA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WBMX (98.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WKKB (100.3 FM; MIDDLETOWN, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBOS (92.9 FM; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WMJX (106.7 FM; BOSTON, 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.)
  • WBOT (97.7 FM; BROCKTON, MA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WTWV (101.1 FM; MASHPEE, MA; Owner: BOCH BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • WGBH (89.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Rochester:

  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • WCVB-TV (Channel 5; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WCVB HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • WSBE-TV (Channel 36; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: RHODE ISLAND PUBLIC TELECOM. AUTHORITY)
  • 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.)
  • WPXQ (Channel 69; BLOCK ISLAND, RI; Owner: OCEAN STATE TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • WBPX (Channel 68; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • WDPX (Channel 58; VINEYARD HAVEN, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • WMPX-LP (Channel 67; DENNIS, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Rochester, Massachusetts:
  • Fatal accident count: 27
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 30
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 11
  • Fatalities: 29
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 61
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Massachusetts average:
  • Fatal accident count: 96
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 135
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 31
  • Fatalities: 103
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 219
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 12

See more detailed statistics of Rochester fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Rochester)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Fire Station Hartley Rd (Lat: 41.745667 Lon: -70.866139), Call Sign: KJE934, Licensee ID: L00027394
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.5200 MHz, 33.9000 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/10/1999, Expiration Date: 05/19/2004, Cancellation Date: 07/25/2004
    Registrant: Rochester, Town Of, Fire Station Hartley Rd, Rochester, MA 02770, Phone: (617) 763-2611
  • Garage Corner Cushman & Hartley Rd (Lat: 41.742056 Lon: -70.868361), Call Sign: KUG798, Licensee ID: L00027394
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.4800 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/13/2002, Expiration Date: 06/22/2012, Cancellation Date: 08/25/2012
    Registrant: Rochester, Town Of, Cushman Rd, Rochester, MA 02770, Phone: (508) 763-4336
  • Police Dept (Lat: 41.732333 Lon: -70.822528), Call Sign: WBR964, Licensee ID: L00027394
    Assigned Frequencies: 485.537 MHz, 485.887 MHz, 486.037 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/11/2012, Expiration Date: 03/14/2022, Certifier: Walter V Denham
    Registrant: Rochester, Town Of, Police Dept, Rochester, MA 02770, Phone: (508) 763-5112
  • 22 Cranberry Hwy Rt 28 (Lat: 41.801500 Lon: -70.773639), Call Sign: KBG246, Licensee ID: L00061299
    Assigned Frequencies: 35.1000 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/22/1997, Expiration Date: 02/05/2003, Cancellation Date: 05/11/2003
    Registrant: R F Morse & Son Inc, Cranberry Hwy, West Wareham, MA 02576
  • 59 Hartley Rd. (Lat: 41.745083 Lon: -70.866139), Type: Bant, Structure height: 5 m, Overall height: 7 m, Call Sign: WPUV484
    Assigned Frequencies: 474.425 MHz, 474.750 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/01/2012, Expiration Date: 05/09/2022, Certifier: Scott Ashworth
    Registrant: East Coast Electronics, 57 Slab Bridge Road, Assonet, MA 02702, Phone: (508) 644-5467, Fax: (508) 644-5497, Email:
  • Mattapoisett Well #5 (Lat: 41.710694 Lon: -70.843806), Type: Building, Structure height: 6.1 m, Overall height: 7.6 m, Call Sign: WQID278
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.203 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/08/2008, Expiration Date: 01/08/2018, Certifier: William T Nicholson Jr
    Registrant: Electrical Installations, Inc., 397 Whittier Hwy, Moultonboro, NH 03254, Phone: (603) 253-4525, Fax: (603) 253-6284, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Rochester)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Rochester)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

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