Sharon, Massachusetts

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Population in 2010: 5,658. Population change since 2000: -4.8%
Males: 2,635  (46.6%)
Females: 3,023  (53.4%)
Median resident age:  41.6 years
Massachusetts median age:  39.4 years

Zip codes: 02067.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $125,178 (it was $74,648 in 2000)
Sharon:

$125,178
MA:

$66,768

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $47,641 (it was $34,453 in 2000)

Sharon CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $365,659 (it was $218,000 in 2000)
Sharon:

$365,659
MA:

$327,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,713.

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  • Races in Sharon, MA (2010)

    Sharon races chart
    • 4,87086.1%White alone
    • 3926.9%Asian alone
    • 1763.1%Black alone
    • 1061.9%Hispanic
    • 911.6%Two or more races
    • 210.4%Other race alone
    • 20.04%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Sharon: 134.8 (high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (13.4%), Russian (7.5%), Italian (6.2%), United States (4.9%), English (4.8%), Polish (4.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1775

Elevation: 302 feet

Land area: 2.99 square miles.

Population density: 1,893 people per square mile   (low).

Sharon,MA real estate house value index trend

Sharon, Massachusetts map

For population 25 years and over in Sharon:

  • High school or higher: 99.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 71.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 39.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sharon CDP:

  • Never married: 23.4%
  • Now married: 64.9%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 3.0%
  • Divorced: 6.5%

808 residents are foreign born (3.6% Europe, 3.0% Asia, 1.4% Latin America).

This place:

13.1%
Massachusetts:

15.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $6,575 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $7,081 (2.0%)

Sharon satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Brockton, MA (8.6 miles , pop. 94,304).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (15.1 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (164.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Walpole, MA (1.9 miles ), Stoughton, MA (2.0 miles ), Canton, MA (2.1 miles ), Foxborough, MA (2.2 miles ), Norwood, MA (2.2 miles ), Easton, MA (2.5 miles ), Mansfield Center, MA (2.5 miles ), Mansfield, MA (2.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 42 buildings, average cost: $146,500
  • 1998: 29 buildings, average cost: $175,500
  • 1999: 37 buildings, average cost: $175,700
  • 2000: 33 buildings, average cost: $180,500
  • 2001: 25 buildings, average cost: $232,500
  • 2002: 16 buildings, average cost: $241,600
  • 2003: 9 buildings, average cost: $271,700
  • 2004: 16 buildings, average cost: $268,800
  • 2005: 18 buildings, average cost: $283,000
  • 2006: 9 buildings, average cost: $286,200
  • 2007: 15 buildings, average cost: $337,400
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $477,700
  • 2009: 12 buildings, average cost: $384,700
  • 2010: 17 buildings, average cost: $318,000
  • 2011: 19 buildings, average cost: $340,300
  • 2012: 32 buildings, average cost: $291,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.12 N, Longitude: 71.18 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,208 (-19.6%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 547 (16.8%)

Area codes: 781, 339

Sharon household income distribution Sharon home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 34 (30 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.67
Massachusetts average:

2.51
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.9%
Massachusetts:

5.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (21%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Educational services (26%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (21%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (12%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (7%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Sharon, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Sharon-area historical tornado activity is near Massachusetts state average. It is 46% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.5 miles away from the Sharon place center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 6/9/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.6 miles away from the place center injured 17 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sharon-area historical earthquake activity is near Massachusetts state average. It is 90% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 204.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 98.1 miles away from Sharon 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 207.8 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 213.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 11:27:22, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 58.3 miles away from Sharon center
On 7/22/2003 at 11:41:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 74.6 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)
Sharon topographic map

Birthplace of: Benjamin Tupper - Continental Army officer, Jack Cosgrove - Football player and coach, John McLaughlin (artist) - Abstract painter, Ernest W. Roberts - Politician, Mildred Allen - Physicist, Pete Seibert - Founder of Vail ski resort in Colorado..

Hospitals and medical centers in Sharon:

  • EPOCH SENIOR HEALTHCARE OF SHARON (259 NORWOOD STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Sharon:

  • CARITAS HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; NORWOOD, MA)
  • HELLENIC NH FOR THE AGED (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; CANTON, MA)
  • HELLENIC NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; CANTON, MA)
  • STOUGHTON PUBLIC HEALTH ASSOCIATION (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; STOUGHTON, MA)
  • KINDRED TRANSITIONAL CARE AND REHAB-HARRINGTON (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; WALPOLE, MA)
  • NORFOLK NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; STOUGHTON, MA)
  • EASTON-LINCOLN NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; NORTH EASTON, MA)

Amtrak stations near Sharon:

  • 7 miles: ROUTE 128 (WESTWOOD, UNIVERSITY AVE. & RTE. 128) . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 17 miles: FRAMINGHAM (443 WAVERLY ST.) . Services: public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 17 miles: BACK BAY (BOSTON, 145 DARTMOUTH ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sharon:

  • Stonehill College (about 7 miles; Easton, MA; Full-time enrollment: 2,563)
  • Curry College (about 10 miles; Milton, MA; FT enrollment: 2,586)
  • Massasoit Community College (about 11 miles; Brockton, MA; FT enrollment: 5,442)
  • Quincy College (about 14 miles; Quincy, MA; FT enrollment: 3,184)
  • Babson College (about 14 miles; Wellesley, MA; FT enrollment: 3,230)
  • Wellesley College (about 14 miles; Wellesley, MA; FT enrollment: 2,658)
  • Bridgewater State University (about 15 miles; Bridgewater, MA; FT enrollment: 9,802)

Public high school in Sharon:

Private high school in Sharon:

  • VICTORY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 14; Location: 67 HIGH PLAIN ST; Grades: KG - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Sharon:

Private elementary/middle schools in Sharon:

  • STRIAR HEBREW ACADEMY (Students: 131; Location: 100 AMES ST; Grades: PK - 6)
  • ISLAMIC ACADEMY OF NEW ENGLAND (Students: 124; Location: 86 CHASE DR; Grades: PK - 5)
See full list of schools located in Sharon

Library in Sharon:

  • SHARON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $802,322; Location: 11 NORTH MAIN ST.; 74,076 books; 4,417 audio materials; 3,586 video materials; 4 local licensed databases; 34 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 172 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Sharon: Sharon Country Club (A), Sharon Ambulance Service (B), Sharon Fire Department (C), Sharon High School Library (D), Sharon Public Library (E), Neipris Library (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Sharon Heights Shopping Center (1), Sharon Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Sharon include: Unitarian Church of Sharon (A), Temple Israel (B), First Congregational Church (C), First Church of Christ Scientist (D), First Baptist Church (E), Evangelical Baptist Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Hammer Shop Pond (A), Manns Pond (B), Sawmill Pond (C), Trowel Shop Pond (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Devils Brook (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Sharon include: Sharon Historic District (1), Sampson Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Motel 8 (395 Old Post Road).

Court: Sharon Town - Fire Department (92 South Main Street).

Norfolk County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 100. This is worse than average.

City:

100
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.228. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.228
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 10.1. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.1
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.935. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.935
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 30.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 14.1. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.1
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.12. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.12
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 0.0130. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0130
U.S.:

0.0147

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

SHARON WATER DEPT (Population served: 17,471, Groundwater under infl of surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-18-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-18-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Water Quality Parameter M/R - In JUL-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-20-2011), St Compliance achieved (DEC-01-2011)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 4.2%
(5.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.5% for Black residents, 9.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 4.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.8 people
Massachusetts:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  81.0%
Whole state:  63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.0%
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: 0.3% of all households
4 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Sharon, Massachusetts environmental map by EPA

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Sharon compared to Massachusetts state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Banks with branches in Sharon (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: Sharon Branch at 15 Post Office Square, branch established on 1952/08/18. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Sharon Shaw's Branch at 720 South Main Street, branch established on 1997/05/19. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • Dedham Institution for Savings: Sharon Branch at 45 South Main Street, branch established on 2000/10/02. Info updated 2011/11/08: Bank assets: $1,085.4 mil, Deposits: $938.2 mil, headquarters in Dedham, MA, positive income, 13 total offices
  • Eastern Bank: Sharon Main Office at 7 South Main Street, branch established on 1912/01/01. Info updated 2011/03/30: Bank assets: $7,812.9 mil, Deposits: $6,295.8 mil, headquarters in Boston, MA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 94 total offices, Holding Company: Eastern Bank Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Massachusetts average:

12.9

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (63%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (33%)
  • Electricity (4%)
  • Wood (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 Sharon CDP (based on Norfolk County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic355,32152
Mainline Protestant33,086115
Other30,59375
Evangelical Protestant11,32389
Orthodox3,5399
None236,988-
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: 108
Norfolk County:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
This county:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 134
Norfolk County:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 103
Norfolk County:

1.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 556
Here:

8.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.1%
Massachusetts:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Norfolk County:

19.1%
Massachusetts:

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

12.9%
State:

16.5%

Strongest AM radio stations in Sharon:

  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAMG (890 AM; 25 kW; DEDHAM, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DEDHAM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WUNR (1600 AM; 20 kW; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: CHAMPION BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WRCA (1330 AM; 25 kW; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: WRCA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBET (1460 AM; 5 kW; BROCKTON, MA; Owner: KJI BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMKI (1260 AM; 5 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sharon:

  • WBMX (98.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WBOS (92.9 FM; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WJMN (94.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCRB (102.5 FM; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: CHARLES RIVER BROADCASTING WCRB LICE)
  • WTKK (96.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WROR-FM (105.7 FM; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WGBH (89.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WBUR-FM (90.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF BOSTON UNIVERSITY)
  • WBOT (97.7 FM; BROCKTON, MA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WODS (103.3 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, 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.)
  • WWBB (101.5 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBCN (104.1 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: HEMISPHERE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WZLX (100.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF BOSTON)
  • W267AI (101.3 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: MCC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WERS (88.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: EMERSON COLLEGE)
  • WHRB (95.3 FM; CAMBRIDGE, MA; Owner: HARVARD RADIO BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WSNE-FM (93.3 FM; TAUNTON, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWKX (106.3 FM; WOONSOCKET, RI; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Sharon:

  • WWDP (Channel 46; NORWELL, MA; Owner: NORWELL TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WCVB-TV (Channel 5; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WCVB HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • WGBH-TV (Channel 2; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WSBK-TV (Channel 38; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WMFP (Channel 62; LAWRENCE, MA; Owner: WSAH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WHDH-TV (Channel 7; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WHDH-TV)
  • 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.)
  • W40BO (Channel 40; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WBPX (Channel 68; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WTMU-LP (Channel 32; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ZGS BOSTON, INC.)
  • WCEA-LP (Channel 58; BOSTON, MA; Owner: CHANNEL 19 TV CORPORATION)
  • WJAR (Channel 10; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WUTF (Channel 66; MARLBOROUGH, MA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BOSTON LLC)
  • WSBE-TV (Channel 36; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: RHODE ISLAND PUBLIC TELECOM. AUTHORITY)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WLWC (Channel 28; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: C-28 FCC LICENSEE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WPXQ (Channel 69; BLOCK ISLAND, RI; Owner: OCEAN STATE TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • WRIW-LP (Channel 50; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: ZGS PROVIDENCE, INC.)
Sharon fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Sharon fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Sharon)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Sharon, MA)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • BOS1831, 0 Farnham Road (4bn0444b) (Lat: 42.114500 Lon: -71.192111), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.3 m, Call Sign: WQNX693, Licensee ID: L01728370
    Assigned Frequencies: 11685.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/29/2011, Expiration Date: 06/29/2021, Certifier: Joseph M Sandri Jr.
    Registrant: Fibertower Network Services, Corp., Debtor-In-Possession, 1875 Eye Street, Nw, 5th Floor, Room 505, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 223-1028, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

74 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Sharon)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Sharon)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

17 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED6$284,25324$263,752123$244,6356$136,4331$127,870
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$02$296,7907$253,4961$1,2500$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$243,2004$187,57032$248,7811$9,4001$188,670
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$184,2803$218,96316$258,6731$109,6900$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$212,4905$290,5840$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 4143.00

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$445,0305$305,628
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$403,6602$297,730
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$137,270
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 4143.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 66
  • Hazardous Condition: 166
  • Service Call: 6
  • Good Intent Call: 10

Incident types - Sharon

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Businesses in Sharon, MA
NameCountNameCount
CVS1H&R Block1
Dunkin Donuts1Holiday Inn1
Econo Lodge1Rite Aid1
FedEx3Shaw's1
GNC1UPS3

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