Sherborn, Massachusetts

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Population in 2010: 4,119.
Population change since 2000: -1.9%
 
Males: 2,004  (48.7%)
Females: 2,115  (51.3%)
Median resident age:

45.5 years
Massachusetts median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 01770.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $190,578 (it was $121,693 in 2000)
Sherborn:

$190,578
MA:

$75,297

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $87,173 (it was $58,055 in 2000)

Sherborn town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $984,893 (it was $504,100 in 2000)
Sherborn:

$984,893
MA:

$366,900

Mean prices in 2016: all housing units: $558,963; detached houses: $588,791; townhouses or other attached units: $472,958; in 2-unit structures: $538,498; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $523,263; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $366,173; mobile homes: $72,079
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  • Races in Sherborn, MA (2010)
    • 3,84593.3%White alone
    • 1373.3%Asian alone
    • 571.4%Hispanic
    • 531.3%Two or more races
    • 160.4%Black alone
    • 100.2%Other race alone
    • 10.02%American Indian alone

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

Crime rates in Sherborn by year

Type

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(23.7)
1
(23.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.1)
1
(23.2)
1
(23.2)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.2)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
4
(94.7)
2
(47.0)
2
(47.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(46.7)
0
(0.0)
5
(120.7)
2
(47.6)
1
(23.6)
5
(116.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.2)
5
(115.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
15
(354.9)
7
(164.6)
28
(663.8)
13
(306.0)
7
(166.0)
11
(260.8)
12
(280.3)
17
(399.9)
15
(362.0)
9
(214.3)
13
(306.9)
9
(210.3)
9
(208.3)
3
(69.5)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
13
(307.6)
12
(282.2)
12
(284.5)
11
(258.9)
14
(332.0)
11
(260.8)
15
(350.4)
17
(399.9)
10
(241.3)
18
(428.7)
23
(543.0)
14
(327.1)
9
(208.3)
10
(231.6)
7
(162.1)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(118.3)
3
(70.6)
0
(0.0)
2
(47.1)
1
(23.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(46.7)
3
(70.6)
5
(120.7)
1
(23.8)
3
(70.8)
1
(23.4)
2
(46.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(47.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(47.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.6)87.956.767.354.426.828.746.749.668.843.679.653.045.144.248.2

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Sherborn, MA

Crime rate in Sherborn detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 15 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.24
Massachusetts average:

2.40
March 2016 cost of living index in Sherborn: 163.4 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (26.3%), Irish (19.3%), Italian (13.2%), German (10.3%), Polish (6.0%), Scottish (5.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1674

Elevation: 175 feet

Land area: 16.0 square miles.

Population density: 258 people per square mile   (very low).

Sherborn,MA real estate house value index trend

Sherborn, Massachusetts map

249 residents are foreign born (2.5% Europe, 2.0% Asia, 0.7% North America).

This town:

5.9%
Massachusetts:

12.2%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Sherborn town:

1.2% ($6,108)
Massachusetts:

1.3% ($2,336)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Framingham, MA (5.5 miles , pop. 66,910).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (15.8 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (161.0 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Holliston, MA (2.0 miles ),
Natick, MA (2.1 miles ),
Millis-Clicquot, MA (2.1 miles ),
Millis, MA (2.1 miles ),
Medfield, MA (2.1 miles ),
Ashland, MA (2.2 miles ),
Dover, MA (2.2 miles ),
Framingham, MA (2.3 miles )
.

Latitude: 42.23 N, Longitude: 71.37 W

Distribution of median household income in Sherborn, MA in 2016
Sherborn satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $111,800
  • 1998: 8 buildings, average cost: $114,200
  • 1999: 9 buildings, average cost: $455,600
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $316,700
  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $518,100
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $409,700
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $405,600
  • 2004: 13 buildings, average cost: $464,800
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $515,700
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $609,800
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $626,100
  • 2008: 6 buildings, average cost: $550,200
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $490,300
  • 2012: 5 buildings, average cost: $844,200
  • 2013: 8 buildings, average cost: $575,600
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $530,500
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $530,500
  • 2016: 10 buildings, average cost: $303,100
  • 2017: 10 buildings, average cost: $554,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Sherborn, MA residents
Average permit cost in Sherborn, MA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

1.8%
Massachusetts:

3.1%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Sherborn, MA
Historical housing units in Sherborn, MA
Most common industries in Sherborn, MA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (16.6%)
  • Health care (13.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (12.4%)
  • Educational services (11.0%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (3.0%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (2.9%)
  • Computer & electronic products (2.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (17.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (15.8%)
  • Health care (10.6%)
  • Educational services (5.0%)
  • Data processing, libraries, other information services (3.6%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (3.2%)
  • Computer & electronic products (2.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (19.2%)
  • Health care (17.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (15.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.7%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (3.7%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Sherborn, MA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Top executives (10.2%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (4.4%)
  • Other financial specialists (4.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Top executives (15.5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (11.6%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (6.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.4%)
  • Other financial specialists (5.3%)
  • Computer specialists (4.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (10.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Registered nurses (6.9%)
  • Teachers, preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school (5.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.5%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (3.8%)

Average climate in Sherborn, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Sherborn, Massachusetts average temperatures Sherborn, Massachusetts average precipitation Sherborn, Massachusetts humidity Sherborn, Massachusetts wind speed Sherborn, Massachusetts snowfall Sherborn, Massachusetts sunshine Sherborn, Massachusetts clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 77.2. This is about average.

City:

77.2
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.246. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.246
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 8.84. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.84
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.540. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.540
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.49. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.49
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Sherborn-area historical tornado activity is near Massachusetts state average. It is 36% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.0 miles away from the Sherborn town 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 15.3 miles away from the town center injured 17 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sherborn-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 191.5 miles away from Sherborn 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 88.5 miles away from Sherborn 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 195.6 miles away from Sherborn 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 223.1 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 47.0 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 171.0 miles away from Sherborn 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 Middlesex County (31) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 14

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 9, Hurricanes: 6, Snowstorms: 6, Winter Storms: 5, Blizzards: 2, Snows: 2, Explosion: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Water Main Break: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sherborn topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Sherborn:

  • MEDFIELD STATE HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 4 miles away; MEDFIELD, MA)
  • TIMOTHY DANIELS HOUSE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; HOLLISTON, MA)
  • KINDRED TRANSITIONAL CARE AND REHABILITATION-ELIOT (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; NATICK, MA)
  • BETHANY SKILLED NURSING FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; FRAMINGHAM, MA)
  • LEONARD MORSE HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 4 miles away; NATICK, MA)
  • MARY ANN MORSE NURSING AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; NATICK, MA)
  • RIVERBEND OF SOUTH NATICK (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; S NATICK, MA)

Heliports located in Sherborn:

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Amtrak stations near Sherborn:

  • 4 miles: FRAMINGHAM (443 WAVERLY ST.) . Services: public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 12 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.
  • 18 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 Sherborn:

  • Wellesley College (about 6 miles; Wellesley, MA; Full-time enrollment: 2,658)
  • Framingham State University (about 6 miles; Framingham, MA; FT enrollment: 5,743)
  • Babson College (about 7 miles; Wellesley, MA; FT enrollment: 3,230)
  • Massachusetts Bay Community College (about 8 miles; Wellesley Hills, MA; FT enrollment: 3,636)
  • Brandeis University (about 12 miles; Waltham, MA; FT enrollment: 6,966)
  • Boston College (about 13 miles; Chestnut Hill, MA; FT enrollment: 12,070)
  • Curry College (about 14 miles; Milton, MA; FT enrollment: 2,586)

Public elementary/middle school in Sherborn:

  • PINE HILL (Students: 476, Location: 1 PINE HILL LANE, Grades: PK-5)
See full list of schools located in Sherborn

Library in Sherborn:

  • SHERBORN LIBRARY (Operating income: $376,669; Location: 4 SANGER ST.; 45,265 books; 4 e-books; 4,400 audio materials; 1,570 video materials; 31 state licensed databases; 147 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Sherborn: Dowse Orchards (A), Sherborn Fire Department (B), Sherborn Library (C), Sherborn Town Hall (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Sherborn include: Unitarian Universalist Church (A), Pilgrim Church (B), Saint Marys Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Brush Hill Burying Ground (1), Clara Barton Burying Ground (2), Plain Burying Ground (3), Central Burying Ground (4), Old South Burying Ground (5), Sherborn Reformatory for Women-Annex Cemetery (6), West Burying Ground (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Farm Pond (A), Little Farm Pond (B), Leland Millpond (C), Dirty Meadow Swamp (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Parks in Sherborn include: Sherborn Center Historic District (1), Rocky Narrows Reservation (2), Edwards Plain-Dowses Corner Historic District (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Alexander Oliver - Continental Army officer, Chad Urmston - Musician.

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

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

  • LELAND FARMS (Address: TOWN HALL , Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.9 people
Massachusetts:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

81.9%
Whole state:

63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

3.1%
Whole state:

7.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

2.3%
Whole state:

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

0.3%
Whole state:

4.4%

Banks with branches in Sherborn (2011 data):

  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: Sherborn Branch at 31 North Main Street, branch established on 1978/04/10. Info updated 2012/01/31: Bank assets: $78,146.9 mil, Deposits: $48,042.9 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 718 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Santander, S.A.

For population 15 years and over in Sherborn:

Marital status in Sherborn, MA
  • Never married: 17.3%
  • Now married: 74.3%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 4.1%
  • Divorced: 3.4%

For population 25 years and over in Sherborn:

  • High school or higher: 98.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 75.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 36.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 35.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
Massachusetts average:

13.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Sherborn, MA (based on Middlesex County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic718,209107
Mainline Protestant70,053269
Other68,480199
Evangelical Protestant41,270304
Orthodox23,64128
Black Protestant2,2768
None579,156-
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: 251
Middlesex County:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.03 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 314
Middlesex County:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 203
Here:

1.38 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,153
Middlesex County:

7.84 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

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

7.8%
Massachusetts:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Middlesex County:

21.5%
State:

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

18.0%
Massachusetts:

16.5%

6.33% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($87,519 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.33%
Massachusetts average:

5.79%

0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,206 average AGI)
Middlesex County:

0.09%
Massachusetts average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Suffolk County, MA  1.44% ($85,882 average AGI)
from Essex County, MA  0.62% ($66,782)
from Norfolk County, MA  0.57% ($104,103)


7.01% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($98,266 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.01%
Massachusetts average:

6.31%

0.13% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,907 average AGI)
Middlesex County:

0.13%
Massachusetts average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Suffolk County, MA  1.21% ($121,025 average AGI)
to Essex County, MA  0.77% ($88,059)
to Worcester County, MA  0.60% ($72,434)

Businesses in Sherborn, MA

  • Dunkin Donuts: 1
  • FedEx: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Sherborn:

  • WAMG (890 AM; 25 kW; DEDHAM, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DEDHAM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WSRO (650 AM; 2 kW; ASHLAND, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING GROUP, LLC)
  • WRCA (1330 AM; 25 kW; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: WRCA LICENSE, 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.)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNTN (1550 AM; 10 kW; NEWTON, MA; Owner: COLT COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sherborn:

  • WBMX (98.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WJMN (94.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCRB (102.5 FM; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: CHARLES RIVER BROADCASTING WCRB LICE)
  • WTKK (96.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WROR-FM (105.7 FM; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WBOS (92.9 FM; BROOKLINE, 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)
  • WODS (103.3 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WHHB (99.9 FM; HOLLISTON, MA; Owner: HOLLISTON HIGH SCHOOL)
  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • WZLY (91.5 FM; WELLESLEY, MA; Owner: WELLESLEY COLLEGE)
  • WAAF (107.3 FM; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WWBB (101.5 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHRB (95.3 FM; CAMBRIDGE, MA; Owner: HARVARD RADIO BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Sherborn:

  • WCVB-TV (Channel 5; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WCVB HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • WGBH-TV (Channel 2; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WBZ-TV (Channel 4; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WGBX-TV (Channel 44; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WMFP (Channel 62; LAWRENCE, MA; Owner: WSAH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WSBK-TV (Channel 38; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WHDH-TV (Channel 7; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WHDH-TV)
  • WLVI-TV (Channel 56; CAMBRIDGE, MA; Owner: WLVI, INC.)
  • WFXT (Channel 25; BOSTON, MA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • W40BO (Channel 40; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WUTF (Channel 66; MARLBOROUGH, MA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BOSTON LLC)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WBPX (Channel 68; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTMU-LP (Channel 32; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ZGS BOSTON, INC.)
  • WCEA-LP (Channel 58; BOSTON, MA; Owner: CHANNEL 19 TV CORPORATION)
  • WWDP (Channel 46; NORWELL, MA; Owner: NORWELL TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WNAC-TV (Channel 64; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: WNAC, LLC)
  • WPRI-TV (Channel 12; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: TVL BROADCASTING OF RHODE ISLAND, LLC)
  • WLNE-TV (Channel 6; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND, INC.)
  • WJAR (Channel 10; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSBE-TV (Channel 36; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: RHODE ISLAND PUBLIC TELECOM. AUTHORITY)
  • WPXQ (Channel 69; BLOCK ISLAND, RI; Owner: OCEAN STATE TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • WFXZ-CA (Channel 24; BOSTON, MA; Owner: BOSTON BROADCASTING CORP.)
Sherborn fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Sherborn fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3ft / 0.8mTotal length
  • $614,000Total costs
  • 2,990Total average daily traffic
  • 89Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,722Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • BOS1211, 16 Kendell Ave (Lat: 42.270444 Lon: -71.385194), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WQFD459,
    Assigned Frequencies: 19320.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, Grant Date: 06/20/2006, Expiration Date: 06/20/2016, Cancellation Date: 01/25/2007, Certifier: Eric M Botto, Registrant: Fibertower Corporation, 1730 Rhode Island Avenue N.W., Suite 317, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (703) 873-4175, Fax: (202) 315-3415, Email:
  • MA-BOS5433A, 16 Kendall Avenue (Lat: 42.270417 Lon: -71.385167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 60.9 m, Call Sign: WQMC833,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, 23025.0 MHz, 11135.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 11175.0 MHz, 23125.0 MHz, Grant Date: 06/30/2010, Expiration Date: 06/30/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • SHERBORN, Kendall And Speen Sts (Lat: 42.270444 Lon: -71.385194), Type: Tower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WHO995,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10835.0 MHz, 10667.5 MHz, Grant Date: 03/02/2010, Expiration Date: 04/01/2020, Cancellation Date: 06/20/2017, Certifier: Carol L Tacker, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard Street, Rm 1016, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Sherborn)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CIRRUS DESIGN CORP SR22 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550-N (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2247R , Serial Number: 4534, Year manufactured: 2017, Airworthiness Date: 10/05/2017, Certificate Issue Date: 11/06/2017
    Registrant (LLC): Sherborn Aviation LLC, 26 Parks Dr, Sherborn, MA 01770
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2502R , Serial Number: 18258202, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 05/04/1967, Certificate Issue Date: 09/21/2000
    Registrant (Co-Owned): John W Lovell, 1 Bridle Path, Sherborn, MA 01770, Other Owners: Peter H Bruen
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 7202G , Serial Number: 17258902, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 12/17/1969, Certificate Issue Date: 08/14/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Benjamin R Urmston, 79 Hollis St, Sherborn, MA 01770
  • Aircraft: KIRCHNER LANCAIR IV P (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550 SERIES (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 776CM , Serial Number: 1, Year manufactured: 1998, Airworthiness Date: 09/18/1998, Certificate Issue Date: 09/15/2005
    Registrant (LLC): Newman Air LLC, 16 Nason Hill Ln, Sherborn, MA 01770
  • Aircraft: BEECH V35A (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8309N , Serial Number: D-8720, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 02/07/1968, Certificate Issue Date: 03/18/1987
    Registrant (Individual): Michael Jay Newman, 16 Nason Hill Ln, Sherborn, MA 01770

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 18
  • Hazardous Condition: 60
  • Service Call: 8
  • Good Intent Call: 10
Fire incident types in Sherborn, MA

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sherborn, MA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Sherborn, MA
  • 71.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 22.0%Utility gas
  • 3.9%Electricity
  • 0.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%Wood
  • 0.5%Solar energy
  • 0.4%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Sherborn, MA
  • 59.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 40.8%Electricity


Sherborn compared to Massachusetts state average:

  • Median household income significantly above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above 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.
  • Renting percentage significantly 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.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
There are 11 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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