Rowley, Massachusetts

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Population in 2010: 1,416. Population change since 2000: -1.3%
Males: 612  (43.2%)
Females: 804  (56.8%)
Median resident age:  51.4 years
Massachusetts median age:  39.4 years

Zip codes: 01969.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $71,320 (it was $47,031 in 2000)
Rowley:

$71,320
MA:

$66,768

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $33,866 (it was $21,343 in 2000)

Rowley CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $391,438 (it was $244,500 in 2000)
Rowley:

$391,438
MA:

$327,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $393,075; Detached houses: $436,926; Townhouses or other attached units: $289,224; In 2-unit structures: $296,633; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $317,900; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $191,779; Mobile homes: $132,803

Median gross rent in 2013: $851.

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  • Races in Rowley, MA (2010)

    Rowley races chart
    • 1,36996.7%White alone
    • 181.3%Hispanic
    • 120.8%Two or more races
    • 90.6%Asian alone
    • 50.4%Black alone
    • 30.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Rowley: 135.8 (high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (25.8%), English (16.2%), United States (10.7%), Italian (10.1%), French (6.0%), German (5.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1639

Elevation: 50 feet

Land area: 1.75 square miles.

Population density: 807 people per square mile   (low).

Rowley,MA real estate house value index trend

Rowley, Massachusetts map

For population 25 years and over in Rowley:

  • High school or higher: 92.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.6%
  • Unemployed: 1.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 36.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rowley CDP:

  • Never married: 17.9%
  • Now married: 61.3%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 12.0%

49 residents are foreign born (2.8% Latin America, 0.5% Europe).

This place:

3.4%
Massachusetts:

15.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,882 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $5,214 (1.7%)

Rowley satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Haverhill, MA (11.3 miles , pop. 58,969).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (29.5 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (201.6 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Ipswich, MA (1.8 miles ), Newbury, MA (2.1 miles ), Georgetown, MA (2.3 miles ), Boxford, MA (2.5 miles ), Newburyport, MA (2.5 miles ), Topsfield, MA (2.6 miles ), West Newbury, MA (2.6 miles ), Hamilton, MA (2.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 29 buildings, average cost: $125,500
  • 1998: 68 buildings, average cost: $143,500
  • 1999: 62 buildings, average cost: $142,500
  • 2000: 10 buildings, average cost: $158,100
  • 2001: 9 buildings, average cost: $173,600
  • 2002: 18 buildings, average cost: $195,000
  • 2003: 36 buildings, average cost: $200,100
  • 2004: 66 buildings, average cost: $290,900
  • 2005: 31 buildings, average cost: $272,800
  • 2006: 10 buildings, average cost: $271,200
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $386,800
  • 2008: 15 buildings, average cost: $215,000
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $162,900
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $237,800
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $330,500
  • 2012: 11 buildings, average cost: $374,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.72 N, Longitude: 70.88 W

Area code: 978

Rowley household income distribution Rowley home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 15 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.83
Massachusetts average:

2.51
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.9%
Massachusetts:

5.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (21%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Information (5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (31%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (29%)
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Transportation occupations (4%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (4%)
  • Community and social service occupations (3%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (36%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (12%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Rowley, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Rowley-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Massachusetts state average. It is 50% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/29/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.8 miles away from the Rowley place center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/9/1953, a category F3 tornado 18.0 miles away from the place center injured 5 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Rowley-area historical earthquake activity is near Massachusetts state average. It is 90% 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 65.2 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 194.1 miles away from Rowley 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 187.6 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 251.6 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 177.3 miles away from Rowley 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 43.5 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 Essex County (27) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 10

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 10, Hurricanes: 4, Snows: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Water Main Break: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rowley topographic map

Birthplace of: Spencer Phips - Acting governor of the Province of Massachusetts Bay, Henry Harriman (Mormon) - Mormon missionary, Jeremiah Chaplin - University president, Parker Cleaveland - Geologist.

Hospitals and medical centers in Rowley:

  • SEA VIEW CONVALESCENT AND NURSING HOME (50 MANSION DRIVE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Rowley:

  • STEPHEN CALDWELL MEM CONV HOME (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; IPSWICH, MA)
  • CALDWELL SKILLED NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; IPSWICH, MA)
  • BRIGHAM MANOR CONV HOME (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; NEWBURYPORT, MA)
  • KINDRED NURSING AND REHABILITATION-BRIGHAM (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; NEWBURYPORT, MA)
  • PORT HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; NEWBURYPORT, MA)
  • HOME HEALTH CARE OF GT NEWBURYPORT (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; NEWBURYPORT, MA)
  • ANNA JAQUES HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; NEWBURYPORT, MA)

Heliports located in Rowley:

Amtrak stations near Rowley:

  • 12 miles: HAVERHILL (WASHINGTON ST. @ RAILROAD SQUARE) . Services: ticket office.
  • 19 miles: EXETER (60 LINCOLN ST.) . Services: ticket office.
  • 20 miles: WOBURN (100 ATLANTIC AVE.) . Services: ticket office.

Operable nuclear power plant near Rowley:

  • 12 miles: Seabrook in Seabrook, NH.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rowley:

  • North Shore Community College (about 10 miles; Danvers, MA; Full-time enrollment: 5,195)
  • Northern Essex Community College (about 11 miles; Haverhill, MA; FT enrollment: 4,737)
  • Endicott College (about 12 miles; Beverly, MA; FT enrollment: 4,064)
  • Merrimack College (about 14 miles; North Andover, MA; FT enrollment: 2,734)
  • Salem State University (about 15 miles; Salem, MA; FT enrollment: 8,027)
  • University of Massachusetts-Lowell (about 24 miles; Lowell, MA; FT enrollment: 12,341)
  • Middlesex Community College (about 25 miles; Bedford, MA; FT enrollment: 6,040)

Private high school in Rowley:

  • SOLSTICE SCHOOL (Students: 35; Location: 12 BOWLERY DR; Grades: 8 - 12)

Public elementary/middle school in Rowley:

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Library in Rowley:

  • ROWLEY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $205,211; Location: 141 MAIN ST.; 33,112 books; 2,081 audio materials; 1,456 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 34 state licensed databases; 3 other licensed databases; 80 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: Rowley Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Rowley: First Congregational Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Rowley Burial Ground (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Egypt River (A), Muddy Run (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Essex County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 80.8. This is about average.

City:

80.8
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.185. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.185
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 6.65. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.65
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.94. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.94
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 29.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 7.84. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.84
U.S.:

9.14

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

ROWLEY WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 6,000, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-25-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (DEC-11-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-08-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-20-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Notification, Public - In MAY-2010, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-29-2010)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-27-2006)
  • Water Quality Parameter M/R - In JAN-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-27-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-27-2006)
  • 25 regular monitoring violations
POWWOW JUNCTION (Serves NH, Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 4.3%
(4.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.4 people
Massachusetts:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  68.6%
Whole state:  63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.5%
Whole state:  7.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

Rowley, Massachusetts environmental map by EPA

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Rowley 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.

Banks with branches in Rowley (2011 data):

  • TD Bank, National Association: Rowley Branch at 174 Newburyport Turnpike, branch established on 1965/06/11. 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
  • Institution for Savings in Newburyport and Its Vicinity: Rowley Branch at 312 Haverhill Street, branch established on 2007/10/01. Info updated 2007/07/16: Bank assets: $1,303.4 mil, Deposits: $1,053.1 mil, headquarters in Newburyport, MA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 9 total offices
  • The First National Bank of Ipswich: Route 1 Rowley Branch at 144 Newburyport Turnpike, branch established on 1998/09/12. Info updated 2010/06/01: Bank assets: $282.6 mil, Deposits: $223.7 mil, headquarters in Ipswich, MA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Brookline Bancorp, Inc.
  • Georgetown Savings Bank: Rowley Branch at 303 Haverhill Street, branch established on 1999/01/04. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $199.4 mil, Deposits: $152.6 mil, headquarters in Georgetown, MA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices

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

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (47%)
  • Utility gas (47%)
  • Electricity (4%)
  • Wood (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Neighborhood in Rowley (Rowley, Massachusetts Neighborhood Map):

Religion statistics for Rowley CDP (based on Essex County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic341,97055
Mainline Protestant33,710140
Evangelical Protestant20,925160
Other15,88263
Orthodox11,59013
Black Protestant3763
None318,706-
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: 145
Essex County:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 144
Essex County:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 95
Essex County:

1.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 557
Here:

7.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
Massachusetts:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Essex County:

23.7%
Massachusetts:

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

20.7%
State:

16.5%

4.48% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($53,907 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.48%
Massachusetts average:

5.61%

0.12% of residents moved from foreign countries ($954 average AGI)
Essex County:

0.12%
Massachusetts average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Middlesex County, MA  1.31% ($62,521 average AGI)
from Suffolk County, MA  0.63% ($57,017)
from Rockingham County, NH  0.32% ($44,575)


4.62% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($50,422 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.62%
Massachusetts average:

5.85%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($558 average AGI)
Essex County:

0.10%
Massachusetts average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Middlesex County, MA  1.15% ($52,127 average AGI)
to Suffolk County, MA  0.56% ($50,288)
to Rockingham County, NH  0.40% ($53,749)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rowley:

  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNSH (1570 AM; 5 kW; BEVERLY, MA)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRCA (1330 AM; 25 kW; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: WRCA LICENSE, LLC)
  • 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)
  • WDER (1320 AM; 10 kW; DERRY, NH; Owner: BLOUNT COMMUNICATIONS, INC. OF NH)
  • WEZE (590 AM; 5 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: NEW ENGLAND CONTINENTAL MEDIA, INC.)
  • WNBP (1450 AM; 1 kW; NEWBURYPORT, MA; Owner: RADIO NEWBURYPORT, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rowley:

  • WXRV (92.5 FM; HAVERHILL, MA; Owner: BEANPOT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQSX (93.7 FM; LAWRENCE, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBOQ (104.9 FM; GLOUCESTER, MA; Owner: MARLIN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WNEF (91.7 FM; NEWBURYPORT, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • WKLB-FM (99.5 FM; LOWELL, 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.)
  • WSAK (102.1 FM; HAMPTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W227AM (93.3 FM; ANDOVER, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WBMX (98.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS 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.)
  • WBOS (92.9 FM; BROOKLINE, 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)
  • 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 Rowley:

  • WHDN-LP (Channel 26; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GUENTER MARKSTEINER)
  • WFXZ-CA (Channel 24; BOSTON, MA; Owner: BOSTON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • 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.)
  • WBPX (Channel 68; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 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.)
  • WTMU-LP (Channel 32; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ZGS BOSTON, INC.)
  • WCEA-LP (Channel 58; BOSTON, MA; Owner: CHANNEL 19 TV CORPORATION)
  • WUTF (Channel 66; MARLBOROUGH, MA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BOSTON LLC)
  • WMEA-TV (Channel 26; BIDDEFORD, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • W40BO (Channel 40; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WNDS (Channel 50; DERRY, NH; Owner: CTV OF DERRY, INC)
  • Rowley, Massachusetts
  • Fatal accident count28
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents43
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:11
  • Fatalities33
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents69
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • 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 Rowley fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Rowley)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Rear Of 84 Central St (Lat: 42.719528 Lon: -70.882833), Call Sign: KFE446
    Assigned Frequencies: 31.8800 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/17/2000, Expiration Date: 11/26/2005, Cancellation Date: 06/10/2004
    Registrant: Rowley Ready Mix Inc, Rowley, MA 01969, Phone: (508) 948-2544
  • Lat: 42.715611 Lon: -70.904250, Call Sign: WQQI208
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.337 MHz, 462.237 MHz, 462.287 MHz, 462.387 MHz, 462.437 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/19/2012, Expiration Date: 12/19/2022, Certifier: Stephen J Capone
    Registrant: Radio Solutions, Inc, 70 Accord Park Drive, Norwell, MA 02061, Phone: (781) 331-1008, Fax: (781) 561-7770, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • ROWLEY, Prospect Hill Off Haverhill St (Lat: 42.705278 Lon: -70.891944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WMS408
    Assigned Frequencies: 10567.5 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/11/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • ROWLEY, Haverhill Street (Route 133) (Lat: 42.705000 Lon: -70.891944), Type: Mast, Structure height: 55.2 m, Overall height: 56.1 m, Call Sign: WPQT462
    Assigned Frequencies: 6363.40 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/05/2000, Expiration Date: 10/05/2010, Cancellation Date: 04/28/2010, Certifier: Carol L Tacker
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 5601 Legacy Drive Ms A-3, Plano, TX 75024, Phone: (469) 229-7471, Fax: (469) 229-7297, Email:
  • ROWLEY, 124 Haverhill St (Lat: 42.704861 Lon: -70.891917), Type: Mast, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 55.8 m, Call Sign: WQOQ920
    Assigned Frequencies: 6363.40 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/03/2012, Expiration Date: 01/03/2022, Certifier: John E Monday
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

40 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Rowley)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: LUSCOMBE 8A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 86 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 25355 , Serial Number: 1231, Year manufactured: 1940, Airworthiness Date: 10/29/1957
    Registrant (Individual): William L Hawkesworth, 208 Central St, Rowley, MA 01969
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150J (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 50709 , Serial Number: 15069499, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 09/12/1968
    Registrant (Individual): Mario J Rodrigues, 46 Bennett Hill Rd, Rowley, MA 01969

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
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$213,2104$229,98823$271,4571$209,570
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$388,4000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$210,1804$302,9280$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$02$334,0150$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$275,8200$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 2701.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$234,8601$188,700
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 2701.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 35
  • Hazardous Condition: 55
  • Service Call: 17

Incident types - Rowley

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Rowley, MA
Businesses in Rowley, MA
NameCountNameCount
CVS1McDonald's1
Dunkin Donuts1Nike1
FedEx1T.J.Maxx1
Jones New York1UPS1

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