Shutesbury, Massachusetts

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Population in 2010: 1,771.
Population change since 2000: -2.2%
 
Males: 845  (47.7%)
Females: 926  (52.3%)
Median resident age:

45.6 years
Massachusetts median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 01072.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $87,206 (it was $60,438 in 2000)
Shutesbury:

$87,206
MA:

$77,385

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $43,525 (it was $26,260 in 2000)

Shutesbury town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $307,509 (it was $162,100 in 2000)
Shutesbury:

$307,509
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
March 2019 cost of living index in Shutesbury: 104.4 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Shutesbury, MA (2010)
    • 1,59590.1%White alone
    • 553.1%Two or more races
    • 553.1%Hispanic
    • 372.1%Black alone
    • 191.1%Asian alone
    • 70.4%American Indian alone
    • 30.2%Other race alone

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

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Ancestries: English (22.6%), Irish (18.6%), German (14.0%), Polish (11.3%), Italian (8.3%), French (6.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1761

Elevation: 1225 feet

Land area: 26.6 square miles.

Population density: 67 people per square mile   (very low).

Shutesbury, Massachusetts map

50 residents are foreign born (0.9% Europe, 0.6% North America, 0.5% Asia, 0.4% Latin America).

This town:

2.8%
Massachusetts:

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

1.9% ($3,120)
Massachusetts:

1.3% ($2,336)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chicopee, MA (21.0 miles , pop. 54,653).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (69.1 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (133.6 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Leverett, MA (2.0 miles ),
Pelham, MA (2.1 miles ),
North Amherst, MA (2.3 miles ),
New Salem, MA (2.5 miles ),
Amherst Center, MA (2.6 miles ),
Amherst, MA (2.6 miles ),
Sunderland, MA (2.6 miles ),
Wendell, MA (2.6 miles )

Latitude: 42.45 N, Longitude: 72.43 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 413

Distribution of median household income in Shutesbury, MA in 2017
Shutesbury satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $109,400
  • 1998: 11 buildings, average cost: $136,800
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $155,900
  • 2000: 7 buildings, average cost: $134,200
  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $130,600
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $129,800
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $157,300
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $193,200
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $220,000
  • 2006: 11 buildings, average cost: $264,500
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $196,900
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $131,700
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $262,700
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $362,300
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $237,500
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $183,500
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $142,000
  • 2017: 5 buildings, average cost: $303,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Shutesbury, MA residents
Average permit cost in Shutesbury, MA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.0%
Massachusetts:

3.1%
Unemployment by year
Most common industries in Shutesbury, MA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (32.7%)
  • Health care (11.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.3%)
  • Public administration (5.8%)
  • Construction (5.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.0%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (3.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (26.0%)
  • Construction (10.6%)
  • Health care (9.1%)
  • Public administration (7.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (2.9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (2.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (39.8%)
  • Health care (14.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.9%)
  • Public administration (4.0%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (3.0%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (3.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.0%)
Most common occupations in Shutesbury, MA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Postsecondary teachers (8.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.4%)
  • Media and communications workers (3.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.1%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Postsecondary teachers (9.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.4%)
  • Media and communications workers (3.7%)
  • Carpenters (3.5%)
  • Social scientists and related workers (2.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (10.0%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (6.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.1%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (5.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.9%)
  • Registered nurses (4.9%)

Average climate in Shutesbury, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 72.7. This is about average.

City:

72.7
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.318. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.318
U.S.:

0.267
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.406. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.406
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.0
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 11.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.97
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Shutesbury-area historical tornado activity is above Massachusetts state average. It is 9% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.4 miles away from the Shutesbury town center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 10/3/1979, a category F4 tornado 30.9 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Shutesbury-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 141.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 155.0 miles away from Shutesbury 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 83.9 miles away from Shutesbury 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 10.6 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 115.2 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 256.4 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).
Shutesbury topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Shutesbury:

  • HOSPICE OF THE FISHER HOME (Hospital, about 6 miles away; AMHERST, MA)
  • CENTER FOR EXTENDED CARE AT AMHERST (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; AMHERST, MA)
  • COZY CORNER NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SUNDERLAND, MA)
  • HADLEY AT ELAINE CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; HADLEY, MA)
  • QUABBIN VALLEY HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; ATHOL, MA)
  • GENTIVA HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; GREENFIELD, MA)
  • HOME CARE PRN INC (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; GREENFIELD, MA)

Amtrak station near Shutesbury:

  • 7 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.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Shutesbury:

  • University of Massachusetts-Amherst (about 7 miles; Amherst, MA; Full-time enrollment: 26,583)
  • Smith College (about 14 miles; Northampton, MA; FT enrollment: 3,549)
  • Mount Holyoke College (about 16 miles; South Hadley, MA; FT enrollment: 2,573)
  • Holyoke Community College (about 21 miles; Holyoke, MA; FT enrollment: 4,911)
  • Western New England University (about 24 miles; Springfield, MA; FT enrollment: 3,477)
  • American International College (about 25 miles; Springfield, MA; FT enrollment: 2,733)
  • Springfield College (about 25 miles; Springfield, MA; FT enrollment: 3,144)

Public elementary/middle school in Shutesbury:

See full list of schools located in Shutesbury

Library in Shutesbury:

  • M. N. SPEAR MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $49,917; Location: COOLEYVILLE RD.; 9,957 books; 868 audio materials; 1,939 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 31 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Shutesbury Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Shutesbury include: Shutesbury Community Church (A), North Leverett Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Shutesbury Cemetery (1), West Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Lake Wyola (A), Dudleys Pond (B), Leonards Pond (C), Ames Pond (D), Atkins Reservoir (E), Baker Reservoir (F), Lake Wyola Reservoir (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Town Farm Brook (A), Tyler Brook (B), Baker Brook (C), Cobb Brook (D), Dean Brook (E), Keyup Brook (F), Nurse Brook (G), Osgood Brook (H), Rocky Run (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Herbert Baxter Adams - Educator and historian, Paul Dillingham - Politician.

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

2.5 people
Massachusetts:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

67.6%
Whole state:

63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

9.4%
Whole state:

7.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 2.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

3.8%
Whole state:

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

2.0%
Whole state:

4.4%
9 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Shutesbury:

Marital status in Shutesbury, MA
  • Never married: 25.9%
  • Now married: 59.4%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 2.2%
  • Divorced: 11.1%

For population 25 years and over in Shutesbury:

  • High school or higher: 97.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 62.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 38.1%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
Massachusetts average:

13.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Shutesbury, 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
Here:

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
Here:

1.67 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

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

3.21 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

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

8.10 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

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

7.5%
Massachusetts:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

22.2%
State:

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

15.1%
State:

16.5%

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)

Strongest AM radio stations in Shutesbury:

  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPNI (1430 AM; 5 kW; AMHERST, MA; Owner: WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS RADIO COMPANY)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WIZZ (1520 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: P. & M. RADIO, LLC)
  • WCAT (700 AM; daytime; 3 kW; ORANGE-ATHOL, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS 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.)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Shutesbury:

  • WFCR (88.5 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • WAMH (89.3 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF AMHERST COLLEGE)
  • W246AM (97.1 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, LLC)
  • WHYN-FM (93.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRNX (100.9 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS RADIO COMPANY)
  • WPVQ (95.3 FM; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WHAI (98.3 FM; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WGAJ (91.7 FM; DEERFIELD, MA; Owner: TRUATEES OF DEERFIELD ACADEMY)
  • WLZX (99.3 FM; NORTHAMPTON, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WAAF (107.3 FM; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WRSI (93.9 FM; TURNERS FALLS, MA; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, LLC)
  • WJDF (97.3 FM; ORANGE, MA; Owner: DEANE BROTHERS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WMUA (91.1 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • WAHL (99.9 FM; ATHOL, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WYRY (104.9 FM; HINSDALE, NH; Owner: TRI-VALLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEQX (102.7 FM; MANCHESTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSHIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFEX (92.1 FM; PETERBOROUGH, NH; Owner: FNX BROADCASTING OF NEW HAMPSHIRE LLC)
  • WJAN (95.1 FM; SUNDERLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSRS (96.1 FM; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Shutesbury:

  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WUTF (Channel 66; MARLBOROUGH, MA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BOSTON LLC)
  • WWLP (Channel 22; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: WWLP BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • W67DF (Channel 67; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WGGB-TV (Channel 40; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: WGGB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WGBY-TV (Channel 57; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)

Shutesbury fatal accident list:

May 27, 1995 09:20 PM, Locks Pond, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jul 22, 1995 00:41 AM, Prescott, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 26, 1976 04:15 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Oct 26, 1975 04:15 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3ft / 0.8mTotal length
  • $550,000Total costs
  • 200Total average daily traffic
  • 2Total average daily truck traffic
  • 0Total future (year 21) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • SHUTESBURY, Near Intersection Of Wendle & Leverett Road (Lat: 42.451750 Lon: -72.409250), Type: Tower, Structure height: 18 m, Call Sign: WQDI992,
    Assigned Frequencies: 942.775 MHz, Grant Date: 09/08/2005, Expiration Date: 09/08/2015, Cancellation Date: 11/14/2015, Certifier: Russell Sienkiewcz, Registrant: New England Communications Systems, Inc., 15 Industrial Park Place, Middletown, CT 06457, Phone: (860) 632-2678, Fax: (860) 613-0559, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Shutesbury)

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

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 7. The highest number of fire incidents - 20 took place in 2018, and the least - 2 in 2007. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Shutesbury, MA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (72.2%), and Outside Fires (13.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Shutesbury, MA
    • 8372.2%Structure Fires
    • 1613.9%Outside Fires
    • 1412.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 21.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Shutesbury, MA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Shutesbury, MA
  • 51.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 21.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 20.1%Wood
  • 4.8%Electricity
  • 1.1%Coal or coke
  • 0.7%Other fuel
  • 0.4%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Shutesbury, MA
  • 41.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 29.6%Wood
  • 18.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.8%Electricity
  • 2.6%Other fuel


Shutesbury 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.
  • 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.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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