Russell, Massachusetts

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Population in 2010: 1,775. Population change since 2000: +7.1%
 
Males: 873  (49.2%)
Females: 902  (50.8%)
Median resident age:  40.4 years
Massachusetts median age:  39.2 years

Zip codes: 01071.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $60,440 (it was $46,600 in 2000)
Russell:

$60,440
MA:

$70,628

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $29,498 (it was $21,318 in 2000)

Russell town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $210,084 (it was $120,700 in 2000)
Russell:

$210,084
MA:

$352,100

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $217,613; Detached houses: $226,494; Townhouses or other attached units: $188,112; In 2-unit structures: $188,690; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $174,251; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $149,619; Mobile homes: $49,052
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  • Races in Russell, MA (2010)

    Russell races chart
    • 1,70195.8%White alone
    • 462.6%Hispanic
    • 120.7%Black alone
    • 80.5%Two or more races
    • 50.3%Asian alone
    • 20.1%American Indian alone
    • 10.06%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Russell: 128.9 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: French (18.6%), Irish (18.3%), Polish (15.2%), English (13.5%), Italian (10.0%), French Canadian (8.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1792

Elevation: 300 feet

Land area: 17.6 square miles.

Population density: 101 people per square mile   (very low).

Russell,MA real estate house value index trend

Russell, Massachusetts map

For population 25 years and over in Russell:

  • High school or higher: 83.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Russell town:

  • Never married: 25.2%
  • Now married: 60.5%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 4.5%
  • Divorced: 8.2%

69 residents are foreign born (3.0% Europe, 0.8% Asia).

This town:

4.2%
Massachusetts:

12.2%



According to our research of Massachusetts and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Russell, Massachusetts as of November 23, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Russell to the number of sex offenders is 1,769 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


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

Russell town:  1.4% ($1,716)
Massachusetts:  1.3% ($2,336)
Russell satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chicopee, MA (13.5 miles , pop. 54,653).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (90.9 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (105.5 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Montgomery, MA (1.9 miles ), Blandford, MA (2.2 miles ), Westfield, MA (2.4 miles ), Granville, MA (2.6 miles ), Huntington, MA (2.6 miles ), Southampton, MA (2.7 miles ), Chester, MA (3.0 miles ), Southwick, MA (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $137,500
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $170,000
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $165,000
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $213,300
  • 2001: 7 buildings, average cost: $159,500
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $179,800
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $185,000
  • 2004: 9 buildings, average cost: $222,200
  • 2005: 9 buildings, average cost: $225,000
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $200,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.17 N, Longitude: 72.85 W

Area code: 413

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.57
Massachusetts average:

2.64
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.9%
Massachusetts:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Paper (11%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Metal and metal products (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Food and beverage stores (4%)
  • Truck transportation (4%)
  • Health care (18%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Paper (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (10%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Carpenters (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5%)
  • Cashiers (4%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (4%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Russell, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Russell-area historical tornado activity is above Massachusetts state average. It is 10% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/3/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.2 miles away from the Russell town center killed 3 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 5/29/1995, a category F4 tornado 16.3 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Russell-area historical earthquake activity is near Massachusetts state average. It is 88% 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 144.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 166.4 miles away from Russell 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 112.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 208.7 miles away from Russell 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 32.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hampden County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Hurricanes: 5, Snowstorms: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Blizzards: 2, Snows: 2, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Russell topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Russell:

  • NOBLE VISITING NURSE (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; WESTFIELD, MA)
  • NOBLE HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 6 miles away; WESTFIELD, MA)
  • GOVERNORS CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; WESTFIELD, MA)
  • WESTFIELD CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; WESTFIELD, MA)
  • MOUNTAIN VIEW HLTHCRE - OLD DON'T USE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MONTGOMERY, MA)
  • RENAISSANCE MANOR OF WESTFIELD (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; WESTFIELD, MA)
  • WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 9 miles away; WESTFIELD, MA)

Amtrak station near Russell:

  • 14 miles: SPRINGFIELD (66 LYMAN ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, snack bar, vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Russell:

  • Westfield State University (about 4 miles; Westfield, MA; Full-time enrollment: 5,548)
  • Holyoke Community College (about 11 miles; Holyoke, MA; FT enrollment: 4,911)
  • Springfield Technical Community College (about 15 miles; Springfield, MA; FT enrollment: 4,750)
  • Smith College (about 16 miles; Northampton, MA; FT enrollment: 3,549)
  • American International College (about 16 miles; Springfield, MA; FT enrollment: 2,733)
  • Mount Holyoke College (about 16 miles; South Hadley, MA; FT enrollment: 2,573)
  • Bay Path College (about 16 miles; Longmeadow, MA; FT enrollment: 2,085)

Library in Russell:

  • RUSSELL PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $58,489; Location: 162 MAIN ST.; 5,394 books; 283 audio materials; 515 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 30 state licensed databases; 28 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Russell: Russell Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters (A), Russell Town Hall (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Russell Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Hampden 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 77.9. This is about average.

City:

77.9
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.151. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.151
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 9.83. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.83
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.46. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.46
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 27.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 13.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.6
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.34. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.34
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This town:  2.7 people
Massachusetts:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  75.9%
Whole state:  63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  9.5%
Whole state:  7.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

9.0%
Whole state:

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

3.4%
Whole state:

4.4%

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Massachusetts average:

13.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Russell town (based on Hampden County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic223,68565
Mainline Protestant21,96288
Evangelical Protestant19,438114
Other9,14031
Orthodox3,40610
Black Protestant2,49116
None183,368-
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: 90
Hampden County:

1.95 / 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): 86
Hampden County:

1.87 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 112
Hampden County:

2.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 335
Here:

7.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
Massachusetts:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Hampden County:

25.9%
Massachusetts:

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

16.2%
State:

16.5%

3.02% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,163 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.02%
Massachusetts average:

5.61%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($391 average AGI)
Hampden County:

0.06%
Massachusetts average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Hampshire County, MA  0.68% ($38,844 average AGI)
from Hartford County, CT  0.27% ($44,964)
from Worcester County, MA  0.21% ($37,569)


3.70% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,954 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.70%
Massachusetts average:

5.85%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($347 average AGI)
Hampden County:

0.05%
Massachusetts average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Hampshire County, MA  0.68% ($38,874 average AGI)
to Hartford County, CT  0.34% ($52,978)
to Worcester County, MA  0.23% ($42,061)

Strongest AM radio stations in Russell:

  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHYN (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WACE (730 AM; 5 kW; CHICOPEE, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WSPR (1270 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: ANTONIO F. AND HELENA R. GOIS, TENANTS BY THE ENTIRETY)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Russell:

  • WAQY (102.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WHYN-FM (93.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRNX (100.9 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS RADIO COMPANY)
  • WPKX (97.9 FM; ENFIELD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WFCR (88.5 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WCCH (103.5 FM; HOLYOKE, MA; Owner: HOLYOKE COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WTIC-FM (96.5 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WWUH (91.3 FM; WEST HARTFORD, CT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HARTFORD)
  • WCCC-FM (106.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MARLIN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WAMH (89.3 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF AMHERST COLLEGE)
  • WHVP (91.1 FM; HUDSON, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WLZX (99.3 FM; NORTHAMPTON, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WAMQ (105.1 FM; GREAT BARRINGTON, MA; Owner: WAMC)
  • W246AM (97.1 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, LLC)
  • WEQX (102.7 FM; MANCHESTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSHIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBEC-FM (105.5 FM; PITTSFIELD, MA; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, LLC)
  • WJMJ (88.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ST. THOMAS SEMINARY)
  • WEIB (106.3 FM; NORTHAMPTON, MA; Owner: CUTTING EDGE BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Russell:

  • WWLP (Channel 22; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: WWLP BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • W67DF (Channel 67; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • W11BJ (Channel 11; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS SITE MANAGEMENT LLC)
  • WUVN (Channel 18; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WTXX (Channel 20; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: WTXX INC.)
  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • WVIT (Channel 30; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WEDH (Channel 24; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDMR-LP (Channel 65; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: ZGS HARTFORD, INC.)
  • WFSB (Channel 3; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WGGB-TV (Channel 40; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: WGGB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WGBY-TV (Channel 57; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WHCT-LP (Channel 38; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • W12CL (Channel 12; GRANBY, CT; Owner: SALVATORE MINNITI)
  • Russell, Massachusetts
  • Fatal accident count11
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents17
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:4
  • Fatalities15
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents31
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Massachusetts average
  • Fatal accident count100
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents140
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons33
  • Fatalities107
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents230
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents13
See more detailed statistics of Russell fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 17Number of bridges
  • 65m213ftTotal length
  • $19,417,000Total costs
  • 122,980Total average daily traffic
  • 19,034Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21910-1919
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 111950-1959
  • 11970-1979
  • 11980-1989
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Russell, MA

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 87 Main St (Lat: 42.189528 Lon: -72.852889), Call Sign: KTZ275
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.5200 MHzGrant Date: 12/22/1997, Expiration Date: 02/25/2003, Cancellation Date: 06/01/2003Registrant: Russell, Town Of, 87 Main St, Russell, MA 01071
  • 87 Main St (Lat: 42.189528 Lon: -72.852889), Call Sign: KBV985
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.5600 MHzGrant Date: 05/12/2015, Expiration Date: 07/23/2025Registrant: Russell Fire Department, 165 Main Street, Russell, MA 01071, Phone: (413) 862-3345, Fax: (413) 862-3108, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • CT13XC231, 760 Westfield Rd. (Lat: 42.172778 Lon: -72.838028), Type: Pole, Structure height: 48.8 m, Overall height: 50.3 m, Call Sign: WQPU419
    Assigned Frequencies: 10735.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHzGrant Date: 08/16/2012, Expiration Date: 08/16/2022, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • STATION, Russell Stage Rd And Route 20 (Lat: 42.187306 Lon: -72.858139), Overall height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WEE328
    Assigned Frequencies: 958.500 MHzGrant Date: 10/02/2008, Expiration Date: 12/23/2018Registrant: Captain, Phone: (508) 820-2121

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KA1GPU, Licensee ID: L01143548, Grant Date: 08/28/2006, Expiration Date: 11/22/2016, Certifier: Maureen A Baillargeon, Registrant: Maureen A Baillargeon, 17 Hillcrest Ln, Russell, MA 01071
  • Call Sign: N1TOV, Grant Date: 11/21/1994, Expiration Date: 11/21/2004, Cancellation Date: 11/22/2006, Registrant: Steve E Rettie, 184 Main St, Russell, MA 01071
  • Call Sign: N1UOU, Grant Date: 03/15/1995, Expiration Date: 03/15/2005, Cancellation Date: 03/16/2007, Registrant: Lori J Ordog, Main St, Russell, MA 01071
  • Call Sign: KC1BTF, Licensee ID: L01861406, Grant Date: 04/28/2014, Expiration Date: 04/28/2024, Certifier: Amanda L Gosselin, Registrant: Amanda L Gosselin, Russell, MA 01071

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

RUSSELL WATER DEPT (Population served: 1,228, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-27-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-20-2012)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 24
  • Hazardous Condition: 16
  • Service Call: 7

Incident types - Russell

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Russell, MA

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (78%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7%)
  • Wood (6%)
  • Electricity (6%)
  • Other fuel (2%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Russell compared to Massachusetts state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage 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.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2017.