Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts

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Population in 2010: 1,731.
Population change since 2000: -11.3%
Males: 781  (45.2%)
Females: 950  (54.8%)
Median resident age:

54.3 years
Massachusetts median age:

39.5 years

Zip codes: 01370.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $52,425 (it was $36,333 in 2000)
Shelburne Falls:

$52,425
MA:

$77,385

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $30,443 (it was $18,367 in 2000)

Shelburne Falls CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $213,986 (it was $112,800 in 2000)
Shelburne Falls:

$213,986
MA:

$385,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $274,694; detached houses: $284,849; townhouses or other attached units: $330,679; in 2-unit structures: $180,687; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $426,269; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $91,125; mobile homes: $120,410

Median gross rent in 2017: $841.

March 2019 cost of living index in Shelburne Falls: 89.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 17.2%
(13.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.3% for Black residents, 78.1% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Shelburne Falls, MA (2010)
    • 1,63594.5%White alone
    • 362.1%Two or more races
    • 261.5%Asian alone
    • 251.4%Hispanic
    • 60.3%Black alone
    • 30.2%American Indian alone

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

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Shelburne Falls, MA City Guides:

Ancestries: American (14.2%), English (13.9%), Irish (8.8%), European (7.2%), German (6.0%), Italian (6.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 420 feet

Land area: 2.54 square miles.

Population density: 682 people per square mile   (low).

Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts map

105 residents are foreign born (1.3% Asia).

This place:

6.5%
Massachusetts:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,251 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,070 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chicopee, MA (31.0 miles , pop. 54,653).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (86.4 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (135.0 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Buckland, MA (1.3 miles ),
Shelburne, MA (1.6 miles ),
Colrain, MA (2.2 miles ),
Heath, MA (2.6 miles ),
Ashfield, MA (2.6 miles ),
Charlemont, MA (2.6 miles ),
Conway, MA (2.6 miles ),
Greenfield, MA (2.7 miles )

Latitude: 42.61 N, Longitude: 72.74 W

Area code: 413

Distribution of median household income in Shelburne Falls, MA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Shelburne Falls, MA in 2017
Shelburne Falls satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.0%
Massachusetts:

3.1%
Most common industries in Shelburne Falls, MA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (14.5%)
  • Health care (7.2%)
  • Construction (7.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.7%)
  • Public administration (5.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.8%)
  • Educational services (11.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (8.3%)
  • Public administration (4.9%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.5%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (17.6%)
  • Health care (10.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (8.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.3%)
  • Public administration (5.5%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (3.9%)
Most common occupations in Shelburne Falls, MA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.2%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (6.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Registered nurses (5.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.5%)
  • Cashiers (3.7%)
  • Life, physical, and social science technicians (3.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.5%)

Average climate in Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 60.5. This is better than average.

City:

60.5
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.97. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.97
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Shelburne Falls-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Massachusetts state average. It is 15% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.4 miles away from the Shelburne Falls place center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 8/28/1973, a category F4 tornado 37.0 miles away from the place center killed 4 people and injured 36 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Shelburne Falls-area historical earthquake activity is near Massachusetts state average. It is 89% 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 123.3 miles away from Shelburne Falls 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 139.1 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 84.5 miles away from Shelburne Falls 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 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 29.5 miles away from Shelburne Falls 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 232.3 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 Franklin County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 10

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 4, Snowstorms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Snows: 2, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Shelburne Falls topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Shelburne Falls:

  • ANCHORAGE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SHELBURNE, MA)
  • CHARLENE MANOR EXTENDED CARE FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; GREENFIELD, MA)
  • BUCKLEY-GREENFIELD HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; GREENFIELD, MA)
  • HOSPICE OF FRANKLIN COUNTY, INC (Hospital, about 7 miles away; GREENFIELD, MA)
  • FRANKLIN CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; GREENFIELD, MA)
  • GENTIVA HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; GREENFIELD, MA)
  • HOME CARE PRN INC (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; GREENFIELD, MA)

Amtrak stations near Shelburne Falls:

  • 19 miles: BRATTLEBORO (VERNON RD.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.
  • 20 miles: AMHERST (RAILROAD ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plant near Shelburne Falls:

  • 16 miles: Vermont Yankee in Vernon, VT.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Shelburne Falls:

  • University of Massachusetts-Amherst (about 19 miles; Amherst, MA; Full-time enrollment: 26,583)
  • Smith College (about 21 miles; Northampton, MA; FT enrollment: 3,549)
  • Williams College (about 25 miles; Williamstown, MA; FT enrollment: 2,141)
  • Mount Holyoke College (about 26 miles; South Hadley, MA; FT enrollment: 2,573)
  • Holyoke Community College (about 29 miles; Holyoke, MA; FT enrollment: 4,911)
  • Keene State College (about 33 miles; Keene, NH; FT enrollment: 5,098)
  • Westfield State University (about 33 miles; Westfield, MA; FT enrollment: 5,548)

Public high school in Shelburne Falls:

Public elementary/middle school in Shelburne Falls:

See full list of schools located in Shelburne Falls

Library in Shelburne Falls:

  • ARMS LIBRARY (Operating income: $64,661; Location: CORNER BRIDGE & MAIN STS.; 18,093 books; 231 audio materials; 303 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 64 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Shelburne Falls: Shelburne Falls Fire District (A), Arms Library Association Library (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Shelburne Falls: Trinity Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Arms Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoirs: Number 3 Forebay Reservoir (A), Deerfield River Reservoir (B), Albert Davenport Pond (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Shelburne Falls: Shelburne Falls Historic District (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Oxbow Resort Motel (Mohawk Trail), Red Rose Motel (1701 Route 2).

Birthplace of: Epaphroditus Ransom - Politician, Jim Andrews - Baseball player, Seth Glier - Singer-songwriter.

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

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

SHELBURNE FALLS FIRE DISTRICT (Population served: 1,976, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-10-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-03-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This place:

2.1 people
Massachusetts:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

51.1%
Whole state:

63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

11.5%
Whole state:

7.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
27 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
50 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse in 2000
44 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Shelburne Falls (2011 data):

  • Greenfield Co-operative Bank: Shelburne Falls Branch at 33-37 Bridge Road, branch established on 2010/02/10. Info updated 2008/12/09: Bank assets: $308.4 mil, Deposits: $260.0 mil, headquarters in Greenfield, MA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Greenfield Bancorp Mhc
  • People's United Bank: Shelburne Falls Branch at 90 Bridge Street, branch established on 1887/01/01. Info updated 2012/02/16: Bank assets: $27,319.3 mil, Deposits: $20,835.4 mil, headquarters in Bridgeport, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 374 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Shelburne Falls:

Marital status in Shelburne Falls, MA
  • Never married: 34.0%
  • Now married: 43.2%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 14.5%

For population 25 years and over in Shelburne Falls:

  • High school or higher: 89.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 38.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.7
Massachusetts average:

12.7

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Shelburne Falls
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Shelburne Falls, MA (based on Franklin County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic16,50915
Mainline Protestant4,61738
Evangelical Protestant2,07920
Other1,58021
None46,587-
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: 26
This county:

3.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Franklin County:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
Franklin County:

1.67 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Franklin County:

3.21 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 58
Franklin County:

8.10 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

8.76 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Franklin County:

7.5%
Massachusetts:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Franklin County:

22.2%
Massachusetts:

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

15.1%
State:

16.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Shelburne Falls:

53.5%
Massachusetts:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Shelburne Falls:

47.7%
Massachusetts:

47.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

25.8
Massachusetts:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Shelburne Falls:

21.4%
Massachusetts:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Shelburne Falls:

11.6%
Massachusetts:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Shelburne Falls:

6.8
Massachusetts:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

28.1%
Massachusetts:

33.4%

General health condition:
Here:

56.6%
Massachusetts:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Shelburne Falls:

82.8%
State:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Shelburne Falls, MA Residents

5.49% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($45,963 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.49%
Massachusetts average:

5.79%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Hampshire County, MA  1.59% ($43,790 average AGI)
from Worcester County, MA  0.66% ($34,201)
from Hampden County, MA  0.44% ($40,594)


6.07% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($42,410 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.07%
Massachusetts average:

6.31%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Hampshire County, MA  1.39% ($42,432 average AGI)
to Worcester County, MA  0.78% ($38,071)
to Hampden County, MA  0.50% ($35,000)

Businesses in Shelburne Falls, MA

  • La-Z-Boy: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Shelburne Falls:

  • WIZZ (1520 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: P. & M. RADIO, LLC)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHMQ (1240 AM; 1 kW; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS 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)
  • WHYN (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Shelburne Falls:

  • WRSI (93.9 FM; TURNERS FALLS, MA; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, LLC)
  • WHAI (98.3 FM; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WPVQ (95.3 FM; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WVAY (100.7 FM; WILMINGTON, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WRSY (101.5 FM; MARLBORO, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WGAJ (91.7 FM; DEERFIELD, MA; Owner: TRUATEES OF DEERFIELD ACADEMY)
  • WEQX (102.7 FM; MANCHESTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSHIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJAN (95.1 FM; SUNDERLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFCR (88.5 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • WYRY (104.9 FM; HINSDALE, NH; Owner: TRI-VALLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHYN-FM (93.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRNX (100.9 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS RADIO COMPANY)
  • WKVT-FM (92.7 FM; BRATTLEBORO, VT; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WAMH (89.3 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF AMHERST COLLEGE)
  • WMNB (100.1 FM; NORTH ADAMS, MA; Owner: BERKSHIRE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WZEC (97.5 FM; HOOSICK FALLS, NY; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, LLC)
  • WLZX (99.3 FM; NORTHAMPTON, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WHDQ (106.1 FM; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WCMK (91.9 FM; PUTNEY, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES INC)

TV broadcast stations around Shelburne Falls:

  • W35BK (Channel 35; PLAINFIELD, MA; Owner: LYDIA SYLVANE STOCKWELL)
  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts
  • Fatal accident count31
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents48
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:15
  • Fatalities32
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents71
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents2
  • Massachusetts average
  • Fatal accident count12033
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents16694
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons4029
  • Fatalities12980
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents27662
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents904
See more detailed statistics of Shelburne Falls fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • (Shelburne Se) 128g Old Albany Rd (Lat: 42.570861 Lon: -72.644694), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 59.5 m, Call Sign: KNKN860
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, Grant Date: 08/30/2011, Expiration Date: 10/01/2021, Certifier: John T Scott IiiRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • David J Fenton, 202 Cooper Lane (Lat: 42.609389 Lon: -72.716694), Type: 24.3, Overall height: 24.3 m, Registrant: Kevin.Delaney@induscom.Com, Phone: (781) 319-1011
  • David J Fenton, 202 Cooper Lane (Lat: 42.609389 Lon: -72.716694), Type: 24.3, Overall height: 24.3 m, Registrant: Kevin.Delaney@induscom.Com, Phone: (781) 319-1011

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Buckland State Forest Off Bray Rd (Lat: 42.577028 Lon: -72.752861), Call Sign: KCE227, Licensee ID: L00003516,
    Assigned Frequencies: 42.4400 MHz, 42.4600 MHz, 44.7400 MHz, Grant Date: 03/01/2012, Expiration Date: 05/19/2022, Registrant: Massachusetts, Commonwealth Of, 470 Worcester Rd, Framingham, MA 01701, Phone: (413) 625-9752
  • Off Cooper Land 1.5 Mi Ese (Lat: 42.597306 Lon: -72.711472), Structure height: 56 m, Call Sign: KNDL797,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.350 MHz, 451.425 MHz, Grant Date: 03/19/2005, Expiration Date: 05/17/2015, Cancellation Date: 03/09/2012, Registrant: Verizon New England, Shawmut Ave And Nash, Fl 02, New Bedford, MA 02746, Phone: (508) 991-3525, Fax: (617) 743-7361, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • SHELBURNE, 1.9 Km Ese Of (Lat: 42.597306 Lon: -72.711472), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 59.1 m, Call Sign: WMS843,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17840.0 MHz, Grant Date: 01/25/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 02/25/2014, Certifier: John T Scott Iii, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • BUCKLAND, Near Intersection Of Nilman And Bray Road (Lat: 42.577028 Lon: -72.752861), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WQDI990,
    Assigned Frequencies: 943.375 MHz, Grant Date: 09/08/2005, Expiration Date: 09/08/2015, Cancellation Date: 11/14/2015, Certifier: Russell Seinkiewcz, Registrant: New England Communications Systems, Inc., 15 Industrial Park Place, Middletown, CT 06457, Phone: (860) 632-2678, Fax: (860) 613-0559, Email:
  • MASSAMET, State Park, Off Of Route 2 (Lat: 42.607028 Lon: -72.716472), Type: Tower, Structure height: 21.3 m, Call Sign: WQEE291,
    Assigned Frequencies: 19405.0 MHz, 10653.7 MHz, Grant Date: 10/09/2015, Expiration Date: 01/05/2026, Certifier: Linda Dunlavy, Registrant: Franklin Regional Council Of Governments, 12 Olive Street, Suite 2, Greenfield, MA 01301, Phone: (413) 774-3167, Fax: (413) 774-3169, Email:
  • SHELBURNE BA, 289 Mohawk Trail (Lat: 42.595611 Lon: -72.728444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WQNL913,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10562.5 MHz, Grant Date: 03/18/2011, Expiration Date: 03/18/2021, Certifier: Charles B Sutherland, Registrant: Commonwealth Of Massachusetts Department Of State Police, 470 Worcester Road, Framingham, MA 01702, Phone: (508) 820-2264
  • BRAY HILL, 112 Bray Road (Lat: 42.577111 Lon: -72.753056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WQNL915,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10627.5 MHz, 10617.5 MHz, Grant Date: 03/18/2011, Expiration Date: 03/18/2021, Certifier: Charles B Sutherland, Registrant: Commonwealth Of Massachusetts Department Of State Police, 470 Worcester Road, Framingham, MA 01702, Phone: (508) 820-2264
  • STATION, State Police Barracks Route 2 (Lat: 42.595361 Lon: -72.728694), Structure height: 13.7 m, Call Sign: WEE329,
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.600 MHz, Grant Date: 10/30/2018, Expiration Date: 12/23/2028, Registrant: Massachusetts State Police, 470 Worchester Rd, Framingham, MA 01701, Phone: (508) 820-2222, Email:
  • STATION, Buckland State Forest Off Bray Rd (Lat: 42.577028 Lon: -72.752861), Overall height: 33.5 m, Call Sign: WEE330,
    Assigned Frequencies: 953.000 MHz, Grant Date: 10/30/2018, Expiration Date: 12/23/2028, Registrant: Massachusetts State Police, 470 Worchester Rd, Framingham, MA 01701, Phone: (508) 820-2222, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Shelburne Falls)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: BEECH 23 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 113 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2398Q , Serial Number: M-477, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 06/25/1963, Certificate Issue Date: 03/15/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Kitchell Lee, 108 Main St, Shelburne Falls, MA 01370
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-24-250 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 135 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7613P , Serial Number: 24-2824, Year manufactured: 1961, Airworthiness Date: 08/18/1961, Certificate Issue Date: 04/21/1999
    Registrant (Individual): Randolph L Simpson, 30 Frank Williams Rd, Shelburne Falls, MA 01370
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-30 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 139 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-320 SERIES (150 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7632Y , Serial Number: 30-709, Airworthiness Date: 02/24/1965, Certificate Issue Date: 03/16/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Kitchell Lee, 108 Main St, Shelburne Falls, MA 01370
  • 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: 7656A , Serial Number: 32553, Year manufactured: 1956, Airworthiness Date: 07/28/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 05/25/2006
    Registrant (Individual): Jon Stark, 22 Severance St, Shelburne Falls, MA 01370
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8201W , Serial Number: 28-2330, Airworthiness Date: 03/29/1965, Certificate Issue Date: 04/02/2018
    Registrant (Partnership): General Partnership 8201w, 8 Pleasant St, Shelburne Falls, MA 01370
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 91553 , Serial Number: 17261500, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 03/12/1973, Certificate Issue Date: 04/13/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Josiah J L Jr Simpson, 30 Frank Williams Rd, Shelburne Falls, MA 01370

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$202,2904$185,2651$71,240
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$209,0400$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
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Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0415.00

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2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 10. The highest number of reported fires - 20 took place in 2007, and the least - 5 in 2012. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Shelburne Falls, MA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (54.8%), and Outside Fires (29.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Shelburne Falls, MA
    • 9254.8%Structure Fires
    • 4929.2%Outside Fires
    • 158.9%Other
    • 127.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Shelburne Falls, MA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Shelburne Falls, MA
  • 80.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 9.8%Wood
  • 5.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.2%Other fuel
  • 1.1%Coal or coke
  • 1.1%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Shelburne Falls, MA
  • 56.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 17.2%Electricity
  • 11.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.7%Utility gas
  • 4.7%Wood
  • 3.0%Other fuel


Shelburne Falls 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.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Shelburne Falls on our top lists:

  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse (population 1,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest average weight of females"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
There are 7 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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