Salisbury, Massachusetts

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Population in 2010: 4,869. Population change since 2000: +8.6%
Males: 2,408  (49.5%)
Females: 2,461  (50.5%)
Median resident age:  47.8 years
Massachusetts median age:  39.4 years

Zip codes: 01952.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $70,154 (it was $41,961 in 2000)
Salisbury:

$70,154
MA:

$66,768

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $36,402 (it was $21,345 in 2000)

Salisbury CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $315,848 (it was $180,800 in 2000)
Salisbury:

$315,848
MA:

$327,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $356,610; Detached houses: $357,104; Townhouses or other attached units: $321,650; In 2-unit structures: $399,555; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $484,762; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $246,422; Mobile homes: $151,777

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,005.

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  • Races in Salisbury, MA (2010)

    Salisbury races chart
    • 4,64595.4%White alone
    • 761.6%Hispanic
    • 611.3%Two or more races
    • 420.9%Asian alone
    • 230.5%Black alone
    • 130.3%Other race alone
    • 80.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Salisbury: 135.4 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (21.2%), French (13.5%), English (11.0%), Italian (9.6%), German (5.7%), Scottish (4.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1639

Elevation: 25 feet

Land area: 5.90 square miles.

Population density: 826 people per square mile   (low).

Salisbury,MA real estate house value index trend

Salisbury, Massachusetts map

For population 25 years and over in Salisbury:

  • High school or higher: 93.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 31.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.1%
  • Unemployed: 2.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Salisbury CDP:

  • Never married: 30.6%
  • Now married: 49.1%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 3.7%
  • Divorced: 14.1%

129 residents are foreign born (1.0% Europe, 0.8% Asia).

This place:

2.6%
Massachusetts:

15.6%



According to our research of Massachusetts and other state lists there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Salisbury, Massachusetts as of August 31, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Salisbury to the number of sex offenders is 1,076 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,236 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,861 (1.2%)

Salisbury satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Haverhill, MA (13.3 miles , pop. 58,969).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (38.1 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (208.5 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Newburyport, MA (1.7 miles ), Seabrook, NH (1.8 miles ), Seabrook Beach, NH (1.8 miles ), Newbury, MA (2.0 miles ), Amesbury, MA (2.2 miles ), Hampton Beach, NH (2.2 miles ), Amesbury Town, MA (2.5 miles ), Hampton Falls, NH (2.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 37 buildings, average cost: $91,900
  • 1998: 30 buildings, average cost: $84,900
  • 1999: 26 buildings, average cost: $118,400
  • 2000: 23 buildings, average cost: $139,300
  • 2001: 24 buildings, average cost: $140,800
  • 2002: 33 buildings, average cost: $138,700
  • 2003: 22 buildings, average cost: $197,700
  • 2004: 112 buildings, average cost: $72,300
  • 2005: 128 buildings, average cost: $102,800
  • 2006: 98 buildings, average cost: $144,200
  • 2007: 25 buildings, average cost: $249,100
  • 2008: 13 buildings, average cost: $186,500
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $212,200
  • 2010: 20 buildings, average cost: $221,500
  • 2011: 10 buildings, average cost: $214,500
  • 2012: 14 buildings, average cost: $225,100
  • 2013: 45 buildings, average cost: $165,700
  • 2014: 57 buildings, average cost: $166,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.84 N, Longitude: 70.84 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 978

Salisbury household income distribution Salisbury home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 18 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.65
Massachusetts average:

2.51
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.8%
Massachusetts:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (21%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Salisbury, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Salisbury-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Massachusetts state average. It is 53% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.3 miles away from the Salisbury place center injured 5 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 9/29/1974, a category F3 tornado 23.9 miles away from the place center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Salisbury-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 59.7 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 192.2 miles away from Salisbury 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 183.7 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 259.7 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 170.4 miles away from Salisbury 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 41.6 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).
Salisbury topographic map

Birthplace of: Caleb Cushing - Politician, Bob Corkum - Ice hockey player, Hannah Webster Foster - novelist.

Hospitals and medical centers in Salisbury:

  • GREENLEAF HOUSE NURSING HOME (197 ELM ST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Salisbury:

  • HOME HEALTH CARE OF GT NEWBURYPORT (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; NEWBURYPORT, MA)
  • FMC OF NEWBURYPORT (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; NEWBURYPORT, MA)
  • BRIGHAM MANOR CONV HOME (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; NEWBURYPORT, MA)
  • KINDRED NURSING AND REHABILITATION-BRIGHAM (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; NEWBURYPORT, MA)
  • ANNA JAQUES HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; NEWBURYPORT, MA)
  • ANNA JAQUES HOSPITAL SUBACUTE UNIT (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; NEWBURYPORT, MA)
  • PORT HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; NEWBURYPORT, MA)

Amtrak stations near Salisbury:

  • 12 miles: EXETER (60 LINCOLN ST.) . Services: ticket office.
  • 14 miles: HAVERHILL (WASHINGTON ST. @ RAILROAD SQUARE) . Services: ticket office.

Operable nuclear power plant near Salisbury:

  • 4 miles: Seabrook in Seabrook, NH.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Salisbury:

  • Northern Essex Community College (about 12 miles; Haverhill, MA; Full-time enrollment: 4,737)
  • North Shore Community College (about 19 miles; Danvers, MA; FT enrollment: 5,195)
  • Merrimack College (about 19 miles; North Andover, MA; FT enrollment: 2,734)
  • Endicott College (about 20 miles; Beverly, MA; FT enrollment: 4,064)
  • University of New Hampshire-Main Campus (about 21 miles; Durham, NH; FT enrollment: 15,243)
  • Salem State University (about 24 miles; Salem, MA; FT enrollment: 8,027)
  • University of Massachusetts-Lowell (about 28 miles; Lowell, MA; FT enrollment: 12,341)

Public elementary/middle school in Salisbury:

See full list of schools located in Salisbury

Library in Salisbury:

  • SALISBURY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $176,738; Location: 17 ELM STREET; 31,302 books; 1,394 audio materials; 395 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 34 state licensed databases; 3 other licensed databases; 105 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Salisbury: North Pier Light (A), Salisbury Fire Department (B), Salisbury Public Library (C), Salisbury Elementary School Library (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Salisbury include: Star of the Sea Chapel (A), Hope Chapel (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Maplewood Cemetery (1), First Cemetery (2), Long Hill Cemetery (3), Green Street Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Rivers and creeks: Little River (A), Shad Creek (B), Fox Island Creek (C), Morrill Creek (D), Dead Creek (E), Allen Creek (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Salisbury: Salisbury Beach State Reservation (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Joe's Playland-Midway Arcade (Arcades & Amusements; 10 Broadway).

Hotels: Ocean Gate Motel (233 Beach Road), Michael's Oceanfront Motel (40 Central Avenue), Knotty Pine Motel (123 Beach Road), Beach Road Grove Cabins (148 Beach Road), Hilton's Dunes Motel (162 Beach Road), Driftwood Motel (229 Beach Road), Casino Motel Oceanside (406 North End Boulevard), Beachway Motel (82 Beach Road), Shoreline Motel (41 Atlantic Avenue).

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 2013 was 85.8. This is about average.

City:

85.8
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 6.65. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.65
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.861. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.861
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 16.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.24. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.24
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 10.1%
(9.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.2 people
Massachusetts:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  56.0%
Whole state:  63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  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
29 people in nursing homes in 2000
7 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children in 2000

Banks with branches in Salisbury (2011 data):

  • Institution for Savings in Newburyport and Its Vicinity: Salisbury Branch at 7 Bridge Road, branch established on 2006/10/16. 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
  • TD Bank, National Association: Crossroads Plaza Branch at 6 Merrill Street, branch established on 1991/12/02. 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
  • Newburyport Five Cents Savings Bank: Salisbury Branch at Merrill Street And Route 110, branch established on 1971/09/30. Info updated 2012/02/07: Bank assets: $634.6 mil, Deposits: $460.4 mil, headquarters in Newburyport, MA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Newburyport Five Cents Bancorp Mhc

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Massachusetts average:

12.9

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Salisbury 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%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.2%
Massachusetts:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Salisbury:

43.4%
State:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Salisbury:

29.1
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Salisbury:

26.9%
Massachusetts:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Salisbury:

9.4%
Massachusetts:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Salisbury:

6.8
Massachusetts:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.6%
Massachusetts:

33.4%

General health condition:
Salisbury:

53.8%
Massachusetts:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.8%
Massachusetts:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Salisbury, MA Residents

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 Salisbury:

  • WNBP (1450 AM; 1 kW; NEWBURYPORT, MA; Owner: RADIO NEWBURYPORT, LLC)
  • 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)
  • WGIP (1540 AM; 5 kW; EXETER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDER (1320 AM; 10 kW; DERRY, NH; Owner: BLOUNT COMMUNICATIONS, INC. OF NH)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRCA (1330 AM; 25 kW; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: WRCA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WGIN (930 AM; 10 kW; ROCHESTER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAMG (890 AM; 25 kW; DEDHAM, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DEDHAM LICENSEE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Salisbury:

  • WSAK (102.1 FM; HAMPTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNEF (91.7 FM; NEWBURYPORT, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • WXRV (92.5 FM; HAVERHILL, MA; Owner: BEANPOT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WHEB (100.3 FM; PORTSMOUTH, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WERZ (107.1 FM; EXETER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKLB-FM (99.5 FM; LOWELL, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WQSX (93.7 FM; LAWRENCE, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WXKS-FM (107.9 FM; MEDFORD, MA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMJX (106.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WBOQ (104.9 FM; GLOUCESTER, MA; Owner: MARLIN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • W227AM (93.3 FM; ANDOVER, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WBMX (98.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WUBB (95.3 FM; YORK CENTER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • WGIR-FM (101.1 FM; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGBH (89.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Salisbury:

  • WHDN-LP (Channel 26; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GUENTER MARKSTEINER)
  • WFXZ-CA (Channel 24; BOSTON, MA; Owner: BOSTON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WMEA-TV (Channel 26; BIDDEFORD, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC 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.)
  • 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)
  • WBPX (Channel 68; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • WFXT (Channel 25; BOSTON, MA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • 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)
  • WNDS (Channel 50; DERRY, NH; Owner: CTV OF DERRY, INC)
Salisbury fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of Salisbury fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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  • TERRENCE MARENGI, 10 Old Elm Street (Lat: 42.845000 Lon: -70.895556), Type: 66.0, Overall height: 59 m, Registrant: 9784657932, Terrytcs@aol.Com, 85 LAFAYETTE RD

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • OLD ELM ST. TOWER, 10 Old Elm Street (Rear) (Lat: 42.845139 Lon: -70.894056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 55 m, Overall height: 59 m, Call Sign: WNEC687
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.955 MHzGrant Date: 11/04/2010, Expiration Date: 11/08/2020Registrant: Tcs Communications Corp, Salisbury, MA 01952, Phone: (978) 465-7932, Fax: (978) 462-8980, Email:
  • SAPD, Salisbury Police Dept Railroad Ave (Lat: 42.841472 Lon: -70.817833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 12.2 m, Overall height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WNGF719
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.675 MHzGrant Date: 01/19/2013, Expiration Date: 03/24/2023Registrant: 2-Way Communs. Service, Inc., 23 River Road, Newington, NH 03801-2832, Phone: (603) 431-6288, Fax: (603) 431-4832, Email:
  • 44 Main St (Lat: 42.874806 Lon: -70.873389), Call Sign: KFB411
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.470 MHzGrant Date: 12/20/1996, Expiration Date: 01/17/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/05/2002Registrant: Dons Sales & Service Inc, 44 Main St, Salisbury, MA 01952, Phone: (508) 462-8262

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • SALISBURY, 10 Old Elm Street (Lat: 42.845111 Lon: -70.893917), Type: Mast, Structure height: 55.5 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WPON695
    Assigned Frequencies: 10657.5 MHz, 10667.5 MHz, 6165.10 MHzGrant Date: 03/16/2010, Expiration Date: 04/17/2020, Cancellation Date: 12/29/2015, Certifier: Carol L TackerRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
  • Salisbury, 95 Lafayette Rd. (Lat: 42.853333 Lon: -70.873056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 49.4 m, Call Sign: WPUI530
    Assigned Frequencies: 11138.1 MHzGrant Date: 03/12/2002, Expiration Date: 03/12/2012, Cancellation Date: 01/06/2012, Certifier: Richard A CraigRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • 105 Ferry Rd (Lat: 42.818139 Lon: -70.852000), Type: Building, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: WHD583, Licensee ID: L00003296
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.475 MHz, 156.500 MHz, 156.800 MHzGrant Date: 09/11/2001, Expiration Date: 10/28/2011, Cancellation Date: 12/31/2011Registrant: Marine Towing & Charter Serv Inc, 105 Ferry Rd, Salisbury, MA 01952
  • Bridge Rd (Lat: 42.821194 Lon: -70.875889), Type: Building, Overall height: 5 m, Call Sign: WHU658, Licensee ID: L00005878
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 156.950 MHzGrant Date: 10/13/1998, Expiration Date: 12/21/2003, Cancellation Date: 02/22/2004Registrant: Clipper Marine Inc, 12 Upland Rd, Newburyport, MA 01950

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Salisbury)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: PFOUTS ALFRED L SKYOTE (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 13DX , Serial Number: 27, Airworthiness Date: 05/19/1986
    Registrant (Individual): Dennis P Dowling, 19 Bridge Rd, Salisbury, MA 01952
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 121 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1521C , Serial Number: 30221, Airworthiness Date: 03/09/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Glen H Macdougall, 29 Old Elm St, Salisbury, MA 01952
  • Aircraft: STRAUSHEIM GEORGE GLENN RV-4 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-320 SERIES (150 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 379GS , Serial Number: 2098, Airworthiness Date: 03/06/2002
    Registrant (Individual): Dennis P Dowling, 19 Bridge Rd, Salisbury, MA 01952
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-161 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 38970 , Serial Number: 28-7716302, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 07/28/1977
    Registrant (Individual): Nathan Gary Aldrich, 170 Beach Rd Unit 61, Salisbury, MA 01952
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5289X , Serial Number: 5233, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 03/03/1999
    Registrant (Individual): Dennis P Dowling, 19 Bridge Rd, Salisbury, MA 01952
  • Aircraft: RAYTHEON AIRCRAFT COMPANY HAWKER 850XP (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 15, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: HONEYWELL TFE-731-5BR1H (4750 Pounds of Thrust) (Turbo-fan)
    N-Number: 676AH , Serial Number: 258831, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 02/10/2007
    Registrant (Corporation): Bank Of America Na, C/O Moondance Llc / 9 Fanaras Dr, Salisbury, MA 01952
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 210B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 141 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9723X , Serial Number: 21058023, Year manufactured: 1962, Airworthiness Date: 06/01/1962
    Registrant (Individual): Donald R Paquette, 28 Ferry Rd, Salisbury, MA 01952

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
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 ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED8$246,66942$183,679108$215,9375$145,8941$2,897,39041$236,4251$205,300
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$366,6709$217,8039$196,9941$455,9300$04$217,6550$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$379,54013$187,45754$253,5575$125,7360$023$240,4011$86,520
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$05$224,59629$251,7830$00$06$252,1070$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$09$190,2510$00$02$227,7950$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 2671.01 , 2671.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$315,8731$389,1102$283,245
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$225,1301$285,5301$207,810
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$03$180,8370$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 2671.01 , 2671.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

SALISBURY WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 20,000, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-01-2008)
  • One regular monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Salisbury that have no violations reported:

  • RINGS ISLAND WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 250, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 31
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Salisbury, MA

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (65%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (15%)
  • Electricity (15%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Wood (1%)
Businesses in Salisbury, MA
NameCountNameCount
CVS1Penske1
Dairy Queen1Sprint Nextel1
Dunkin Donuts3Subway1
FedEx1U-Haul1
Ford1UPS1

Salisbury 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.

Salisbury on our top lists:

  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children (population 1,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox adherents"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox congregations (pop. 50,000+)"
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