Topsfield, Massachusetts

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Population in 2010: 2,717. Population change since 2000: -3.9%
Males: 1,264  (46.5%)
Females: 1,453  (53.5%)
Median resident age:  46.9 years
Massachusetts median age:  39.4 years

Zip codes: 01983.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $129,713 (it was $84,898 in 2000)
Topsfield:

$129,713
MA:

$70,628

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $62,472 (it was $34,953 in 2000)

Topsfield CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $515,105 (it was $302,400 in 2000)
Topsfield:

$515,105
MA:

$352,100

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $440,532; Detached houses: $481,878; Townhouses or other attached units: $348,066; In 2-unit structures: $309,383; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $342,200; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $236,838; Mobile homes: $129,865

Median gross rent in 2015: $329.

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  • Races in Topsfield, MA (2010)

    Topsfield races chart
    • 2,61696.3%White alone
    • 371.4%Hispanic
    • 291.1%Two or more races
    • 220.8%Asian alone
    • 80.3%Black alone
    • 40.1%Other race alone
    • 10.04%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Topsfield: 131.3 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Topsfield, MA City Guides:

Ancestries: Irish (28.6%), Italian (13.7%), English (9.0%), American (8.5%), Polish (7.3%), French Canadian (5.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1650

Elevation: 63 feet

Land area: 2.76 square miles.

Population density: 983 people per square mile   (low).

Topsfield,MA real estate house value index trend

Topsfield, Massachusetts map

For population 25 years and over in Topsfield:

  • High school or higher: 96.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 61.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 33.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Topsfield CDP:

  • Never married: 17.1%
  • Now married: 68.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 7.8%

177 residents are foreign born (3.2% Europe, 1.3% Latin America).

This place:

5.8%
Massachusetts:

15.5%



According to our research of Massachusetts and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Topsfield, Massachusetts as of November 19, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Topsfield to the number of sex offenders is 6,144 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $7,078 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $7,281 (1.3%)

Topsfield satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lynn, MA (11.4 miles , pop. 89,050).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (23.0 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (195.0 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Boxford, MA (1.7 miles ), Middleton, MA (2.0 miles ), Wenham, MA (2.2 miles ), Danvers, MA (2.2 miles ), Hamilton, MA (2.2 miles ), Georgetown, MA (2.5 miles ), Ipswich, MA (2.6 miles ), Beverly, MA (2.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 22 buildings, average cost: $243,000
  • 1998: 22 buildings, average cost: $260,300
  • 1999: 17 buildings, average cost: $342,900
  • 2000: 16 buildings, average cost: $289,800
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $327,000
  • 2002: 10 buildings, average cost: $267,800
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $350,400
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $500,000
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $606,500
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $400,000
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $618,800
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $1,095,000
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $414,500
  • 2010: 21 buildings, average cost: $335,100
  • 2011: 23 buildings, average cost: $342,400
  • 2012: 27 buildings, average cost: $316,000
  • 2013: 31 buildings, average cost: $332,800
  • 2014: 6 buildings, average cost: $572,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.64 N, Longitude: 70.96 W

Area code: 978

Topsfield household income distribution Topsfield home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 12 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.66
Massachusetts average:

2.54
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.8%
Massachusetts:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (15%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Information (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Educational services (30%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (9%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (5%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (22%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (5%)
  • Legal occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Topsfield, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Topsfield-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Massachusetts state average. It is 47% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/29/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.5 miles away from the Topsfield place center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 37.2 miles away from the place center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

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

On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 67.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 193.2 miles away from Topsfield 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 188.4 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 246.6 miles away from the city center
On 10/3/2006 at 00:07:38, a magnitude 4.3 (3.8 MB, 3.8 MW, 4.3 LG, Depth: 4.0 mi) earthquake occurred 183.8 miles away from Topsfield center
On 7/22/2003 at 11:41:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.8 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 48.3 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 Essex County (33) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 20
Emergencies Declared: 13

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 11, Hurricanes: 6, Snowstorms: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Snows: 3, Blizzards: 2, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Water Main Break: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Topsfield topographic map

Birthplace of: Ryan Bourque - Ice hockey player, Asahel Huntington - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers in Topsfield:

  • MASCONOMET HEALTHCARE CENTER (123 HIGH STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Topsfield:

  • CHARLES V HOGAN REGIONAL CENTER (Hospital, about 4 miles away; HATHORNE, MA)
  • CEDAR GLEN CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; DANVERS, MA)
  • CEDAR GLEN NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; DANVERS, MA)
  • HUNT NURS AND RET HOME INC (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; DANVERS, MA)
  • HUNT NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; DANVERS, MA)
  • HUNT HOSPITAL,THE (Hospital, about 5 miles away; DANVERS, MA)
  • NORTH SHORE REHABILITATION AND SNC (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; DANVERS, MA)

Amtrak stations near Topsfield:

  • 12 miles: HAVERHILL (WASHINGTON ST. @ RAILROAD SQUARE) . Services: ticket office.
  • 13 miles: WOBURN (100 ATLANTIC AVE.) . Services: ticket office.
  • 20 miles: BOSTON, NORTH STATION (BOSTON, 126 CAUSEWAY ST.) . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area.

Operable nuclear power plant near Topsfield:

  • 18 miles: Seabrook in Seabrook, NH.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Topsfield:

  • North Shore Community College (about 3 miles; Danvers, MA; Full-time enrollment: 5,195)
  • Endicott College (about 9 miles; Beverly, MA; FT enrollment: 4,064)
  • Merrimack College (about 9 miles; North Andover, MA; FT enrollment: 2,734)
  • Salem State University (about 11 miles; Salem, MA; FT enrollment: 8,027)
  • Northern Essex Community College (about 12 miles; Haverhill, MA; FT enrollment: 4,737)
  • Middlesex Community College (about 19 miles; Bedford, MA; FT enrollment: 6,040)
  • Tufts University (about 19 miles; Medford, MA; FT enrollment: 9,041)

Public elementary/middle schools in Topsfield:

See full list of schools located in Topsfield

Library in Topsfield:

  • TOPSFIELD TOWN LIBRARY (Operating income: $571,798; Location: 1 SOUTH COMMON STREET; 54,976 books; 5,315 audio materials; 3,333 video materials; 9 local licensed databases; 34 state licensed databases; 3 other licensed databases; 144 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Topsfield: Topsfield Station (A), Topsfield Fire Department (B), Topsfield Town Library (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 90.3. This is worse than average.

City:

90.3
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.235. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.235
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 10.0. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.0
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.33. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.33
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 29.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 15.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.6
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.91. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.91
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 2.1%
(2.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.7 people
Massachusetts:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  74.6%
Whole state:  63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  2.9%
Whole state:  7.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
116 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
84 people in nursing homes in 2000
4 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Topsfield, Massachusetts environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Topsfield (2011 data):

  • People's United Bank: Topsfield Branch at 15 Main Street, branch established on 1990/03/05. 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
  • TD Bank, National Association: Topsfield Branch at 16 Main Street, branch established on 1955/08/04. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: Topsfield Branch at 20 Main Street, branch established on 1959/08/17. 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.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Massachusetts average:

12.8

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012 2016

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Topsfield CDP (based on Essex County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic341,97055
Mainline Protestant33,710140
Evangelical Protestant20,925160
Other15,88263
Orthodox11,59013
Black Protestant3763
None318,706-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 145
Essex County:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 144
Essex County:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 95
Essex County:

1.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 557
Here:

7.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
Massachusetts:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Essex County:

23.7%
Massachusetts:

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

20.7%
State:

16.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Topsfield:

51.1%
State:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Topsfield:

46.1%
State:

47.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.0
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Topsfield:

24.5%
Massachusetts:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Topsfield:

5.4%
Massachusetts:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Topsfield:

6.8
Massachusetts:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.1%
State:

33.4%

General health condition:
Topsfield:

57.0%
Massachusetts:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

74.2%
Massachusetts:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Topsfield, MA Residents

4.48% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($53,907 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.48%
Massachusetts average:

5.61%

0.12% of residents moved from foreign countries ($954 average AGI)
Essex County:

0.12%
Massachusetts average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Middlesex County, MA  1.31% ($62,521 average AGI)
from Suffolk County, MA  0.63% ($57,017)
from Rockingham County, NH  0.32% ($44,575)


4.62% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($50,422 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.62%
Massachusetts average:

5.85%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($558 average AGI)
Essex County:

0.10%
Massachusetts average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Middlesex County, MA  1.15% ($52,127 average AGI)
to Suffolk County, MA  0.56% ($50,288)
to Rockingham County, NH  0.40% ($53,749)

Strongest AM radio stations in Topsfield:

  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WNSH (1570 AM; 5 kW; BEVERLY, MA)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • WRCA (1330 AM; 25 kW; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: WRCA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WROL (950 AM; 5 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WEZE (590 AM; 5 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: NEW ENGLAND CONTINENTAL MEDIA, INC.)
  • WAMG (890 AM; 25 kW; DEDHAM, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DEDHAM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUNR (1600 AM; 20 kW; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: CHAMPION BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Topsfield:

  • WQSX (93.7 FM; LAWRENCE, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WXRV (92.5 FM; HAVERHILL, MA; Owner: BEANPOT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WBMT (88.3 FM; BOXFORD, MA; Owner: MASCONOMET REGIONAL SCHOOL SYSTEM)
  • WKLB-FM (99.5 FM; LOWELL, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, 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.)
  • W227AM (93.3 FM; ANDOVER, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WBOQ (104.9 FM; GLOUCESTER, MA; Owner: MARLIN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WBOS (92.9 FM; BROOKLINE, 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)
  • 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.)
  • WBUR-FM (90.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF BOSTON UNIVERSITY)
  • WERS (88.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: EMERSON COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Topsfield:

  • WFXZ-CA (Channel 24; BOSTON, MA; Owner: BOSTON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WCVB-TV (Channel 5; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WCVB HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • WGBH-TV (Channel 2; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WHDH-TV (Channel 7; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WHDH-TV)
  • WBPX (Channel 68; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • WMFP (Channel 62; LAWRENCE, MA; Owner: WSAH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WSBK-TV (Channel 38; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WLVI-TV (Channel 56; CAMBRIDGE, MA; Owner: WLVI, INC.)
  • WHDN-LP (Channel 26; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GUENTER MARKSTEINER)
  • 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.)
  • WTMU-LP (Channel 32; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ZGS BOSTON, INC.)
  • WCEA-LP (Channel 58; BOSTON, MA; Owner: CHANNEL 19 TV CORPORATION)
  • WUTF (Channel 66; MARLBOROUGH, MA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BOSTON LLC)
  • W40BO (Channel 40; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WMEA-TV (Channel 26; BIDDEFORD, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WNDS (Channel 50; DERRY, NH; Owner: CTV OF DERRY, INC)
  • WWDP (Channel 46; NORWELL, MA; Owner: NORWELL TELEVISION, LLC)
Topsfield fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of Topsfield fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • $732,000Total costs
  • 35,150Total average daily traffic
  • 2,572Total average daily truck traffic
  • 69,055Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Topsfield)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Topsfield, MA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 37 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Topsfield)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Topsfield)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 8 (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 ORIGINATED2$430,99510$330,10563$313,6893$230,1601$199,280
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$04$299,6101$59,7800$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$364,6409$390,8101$148,4001$567,310
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$393,7906$341,8851$367,1801$631,970
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$327,5400$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 2141.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$328,600
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 2141.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

TOPSFIELD WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 5,305, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-01-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (DEC-12-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-31-2007), St Compliance achieved (NOV-06-2007)
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
EAGLE TOR TRUST (Address: 46 WENHAM ST , Population served: 38, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (JAN-28-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-31-2007), St Compliance achieved (NOV-06-2007)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (MAR-17-2006), St Compliance achieved (DEC-15-2006)
  • 25 regular monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 108
  • Hazardous Condition: 46
  • Good Intent Call: 10

Incident types - Topsfield

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Topsfield, MA

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (51%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (33%)
  • Electricity (12%)
  • Other fuel (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Topsfield, MA
NameCountNameCount
Curves1True Value1
Dunkin Donuts1UPS2
FedEx3

Topsfield compared to Massachusetts state average:

  • Median household income 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 below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Topsfield on our top lists:

  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Ireland (population 500+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox adherents"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox congregations (pop. 50,000+)"
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Total of 393 patent applications in 2008-2017.