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Population in 2010: 7,542. Population change since 2000: +33.7%
Males: 3,697  (49.0%)
Females: 3,845  (51.0%)

Median resident age:  41.5 years
Massachusetts median age:  39.2 years

Zip codes: 01568.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $102,615 (it was $78,595 in 2000)
Upton:

$102,615
MA:

$65,339
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $46,497

Upton town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $414,867 (it was $240,000 in 2000)
Upton:

$414,867
MA:

$323,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $502,046; Detached houses: $510,251; Townhouses or other attached units: $338,488; In 2-unit structures: $324,048
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  • White alone - 7,105 (94.2%)
  • Asian alone - 162 (2.1%)
  • Hispanic - 119 (1.6%)
  • Two or more races - 93 (1.2%)
  • Black alone - 52 (0.7%)
  • Other race alone - 6 (0.08%)
  • American Indian alone - 4 (0.05%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 1 (0.01%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Upton: 284.6 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (23.5%), English (18.2%), Italian (16.6%), French (11.9%), United States (9.7%), German (8.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1735

Elevation: 301 feet

Land area: 21.5 square miles.

Population density: 351 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Upton:

  • High school or higher: 90.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 44.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Upton town:

  • Never married: 19.1%
  • Now married: 65.7%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 7.2%

179 residents are foreign born (2.0% Europe, 0.6% Asia).

This town:  3.2%
Massachusetts:  15.0%



According to our research of Massachusetts and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Upton, Massachusetts as of November 23, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Upton to the number of sex offenders is 6,722 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 in 2000:

Upton town:  1.0% ($2,390)
Massachusetts:  1.3% ($2,336)
Upton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Worcester, MA (11.9 miles , pop. 172,648).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (28.5 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (157.0 miles , pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: Upton-West Upton, MA (0.4 miles ), Northbridge, MA (2.2 miles ), Hopedale, MA (2.2 miles ), Milford, MA (2.2 miles ), Grafton, MA (2.2 miles ), Whitinsville, MA (2.3 miles ), Hopkinton, MA (2.4 miles ), Mendon, MA (2.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 28 buildings, average cost: $158,800
  • 1998: 28 buildings, average cost: $137,600
  • 1999: 42 buildings, average cost: $188,500
  • 2000: 54 buildings, average cost: $209,900
  • 2001: 59 buildings, average cost: $272,000
  • 2002: 45 buildings, average cost: $241,100
  • 2003: 43 buildings, average cost: $200,600
  • 2004: 67 buildings, average cost: $161,800
  • 2005: 55 buildings, average cost: $174,100
  • 2006: 48 buildings, average cost: $170,500
  • 2007: 37 buildings, average cost: $171,100
  • 2008: 23 buildings, average cost: $171,000
  • 2009: 19 buildings, average cost: $171,000
  • 2010: 19 buildings, average cost: $171,000
  • 2011: 10 buildings, average cost: $226,700
  • 2012: 7 buildings, average cost: $332,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 42.17 N, Longitude: 71.61 W

Area codes: 508, 774

Upton household income distribution Upton home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Upton by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 000000010000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.015.10.00.00.00.0
Rapes 012110200022
per 100,000 0.017.533.316.416.00.030.30.00.00.026.426.2
Robberies 000000100000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.015.20.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 11811833543526
per 100,000 194.0140.1183.0131.148.046.675.860.344.974.126.478.6
Burglaries 1814141381113127221221
per 100,000 317.5245.1232.9213.1128.1170.9197.1181.0104.8326.2158.1275.0
Thefts 253921371736373038493553
per 100,000 441.0682.8349.4606.5272.2559.4560.9452.6569.0726.5461.3694.1
Auto thefts 83643811112341
per 100,000 141.152.599.865.648.0124.3166.7165.929.944.552.713.1
Arson 022221001010
per 100,000 0.035.033.332.832.015.50.00.015.00.013.20.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.9) 93.694.4105.687.248.055.897.489.843.273.162.688.2

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 17 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.57
Massachusetts average:

2.49

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.3%
Massachusetts:

7.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Computer and electronic products (16%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Repair and maintenance (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Health care (4%)
  • Health care (18%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Top executives (8%)
  • Computer specialists (8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Engineers (5%)
  • Operations specialties managers except financial managers (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Business operations specialists (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Upton-area historical tornado activity is above Massachusetts state average. It is 6% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.9 miles away from the Upton 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 8.2 miles away from the town center injured 17 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Upton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Massachusetts state average. It is 79% 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 91.7 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 36.2 miles away from Upton center
On 7/22/2003 at 11:41:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 90.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 14:36:36, a magnitude 3.3 (3.1 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 33.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/6/1992 at 15:38:04, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 79.6 miles away from Upton center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 62.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Worcester County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 4, Blizzards: 2, Floods: 2, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Fire: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Upton topographic map

Birthplace of: Preston Cloud - Paleontologist, Doc Curley - Baseball player.


Hospital/medical center in Upton:

  • UPTON NURSING CENTER, INC (Nursing Home, 145 MAIN ST PO BOX 1100)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Upton:

  • BEAUMONT N H (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; NORTHBRIDGE, MA)
  • BEAUMONT REHAB AND SKILLED NURSING CTR - NORTHBRIDGE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; NORTHBRIDGE, MA)
  • NORTHBRIDGE NURS RETIREMENT HOME (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; NORTHBRIDGE, MA)

Political contributions by individuals in Upton, MA

Amtrak stations near Upton:

  • 12 miles: WORCESTER (WORCHESTER, 45 SHREWSBURY ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 13 miles: FRAMINGHAM (443 WAVERLY ST.) . Services: public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Local government website: upton.ma.us

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Upton:

  • College of the Holy Cross (about 12 miles; Worcester, MA; Full-time enrollment: 2,897)
  • Clark University (about 13 miles; Worcester, MA; FT enrollment: 2,953)
  • Worcester Polytechnic Institute (about 13 miles; Worcester, MA; FT enrollment: 3,757)
  • Framingham State College (about 13 miles; Framingham, MA; FT enrollment: 3,195)
  • Worcester State College (about 14 miles; Worcester, MA; FT enrollment: 3,643)
  • Quinsigamond Community College (about 14 miles; Worcester, MA; FT enrollment: 4,089)
  • Assumption College (about 14 miles; Worcester, MA; FT enrollment: 2,283)

Public high schools in Upton:

Public elementary/middle school in Upton:

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Library in Upton:

  • UPTON TOWN LIBRARY (Operating income: $199,903; Location: 2 MAIN STREET; 27,856 books; 930 e-books; 1,689 audio materials; 2,581 video materials; 7 local licensed databases; 34 state licensed databases; 83 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Upton: Upton Department of Emergency Medical Services (A), Upton Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Lakes: Mill Pond (A), Pratt Pond (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

 
Worcester 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
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AQI  SO2 NO2 Ozone  PM2.5 CO  PM10

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 31.6. This is about average.
City:

31.6
U.S.:

32.0
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.09. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

1.09
U.S.:

2.43
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 14.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

14.4
U.S.:

9.4
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.81. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

8.81
U.S.:

9.59
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.533. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.533
U.S.:

0.334
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 19.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

19.9
U.S.:

22.1

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

UPTON WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 4073, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In DEC-2004, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-18-2005), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-18-2005)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2004, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-18-2005), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-18-2005)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In AUG-2004, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (AUG-05-2004)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2004, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (AUG-05-2004)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2003, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • Notification, State - In SEP-2003, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-07-2003)
  • Notification, Public - In SEP-2003, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-07-2003)
  • One regular monitoring violation
WILDWOOD LOUNGE INC. (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2002, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-24-2003), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-24-2003)

Average household size:
This town:  2.8 people
Massachusetts:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  76.2%
Whole state:  63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.1%
Whole state:  7.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

3.5%
Whole state:

9.3%

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

2.2%
Whole state:

4.4%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Upton, MA

8 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional) in 2010
36 people in nursing homes in 2000
8 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Upton compared to Massachusetts state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below 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 above 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 above state average.


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Banks with branches in Upton (2011 data):

  • UniBank for Savings: Upton Branch at 113 Main Street, branch established on 1994/10/24. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $1,263.1 mil, Deposits: $1,151.5 mil, headquarters in Whitinsville, MA, positive income, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Ufs Bancorp

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (65%)
  • Utility gas (21%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results



Religion statistics for Upton town (based on Worcester County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 57.43%
Here57.4%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchJewishUnited Church of ChristEpiscopal ChurchUnited Methodist Church
Adherents71.7%4.5%4.4%2.4%2.0%
Congregations24.8%3.4%13.9%5.6%6.6%
NameEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAMuslim EstimateGreek Orthodox Archdiocese of AmericaOther
Adherents1.9%1.5%1.3%1.1%9.1%
Congregations2.8%5.5%0.6%0.9%35.9%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 135
Worcester County:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 140
Worcester County:

1.79 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 174
Worcester County:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 569
Here:

7.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.0%
Massachusetts:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Worcester County:

24.0%
Massachusetts:

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

16.6%
State:

16.5%

4.47% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($50,737 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.47%
Massachusetts average:

6.31%

0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($421 average AGI)
Worcester County:

0.14%
Massachusetts average:

0.28%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Middlesex County, MA  1.37% ($58,665 average AGI)
from Norfolk County, MA  0.29% ($58,509)
from Suffolk County, MA  0.18% ($52,994)


4.90% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($51,085 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.90%
Massachusetts average:

6.91%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($610 average AGI)
Worcester County:

0.08%
Massachusetts average:

0.11%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Middlesex County, MA  0.91% ($51,723 average AGI)
to Norfolk County, MA  0.25% ($49,788)
to Suffolk County, MA  0.22% ($45,031)

Strongest AM radio stations in Upton:

  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAMG (890 AM; 25 kW; DEDHAM, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DEDHAM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WRCA (1330 AM; 25 kW; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: WRCA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTAG (580 AM; 5 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WORC (1310 AM; 5 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CHOWDER BROADCAST GROUP LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Upton:

  • WAAF (107.3 FM; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, 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.)
  • WROR-FM (105.7 FM; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WBOS (92.9 FM; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WSRS (96.1 FM; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGBH (89.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WICN (90.5 FM; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: WICN PUBLIC RADIO, INC)
  • WBUR-FM (90.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF BOSTON UNIVERSITY)
  • WODS (103.3 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWKX (106.3 FM; WOONSOCKET, RI; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WXKS-FM (107.9 FM; MEDFORD, MA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMJX (106.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WWBB (101.5 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHHB (99.9 FM; HOLLISTON, MA; Owner: HOLLISTON HIGH SCHOOL)
  • WXLO (104.5 FM; FITCHBURG, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBCN (104.1 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: HEMISPHERE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WZLX (100.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF BOSTON)

TV broadcast stations around Upton:

  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WUTF (Channel 66; MARLBOROUGH, MA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BOSTON LLC)
  • WCVB-TV (Channel 5; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WCVB HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • WGBH-TV (Channel 2; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WMFP (Channel 62; LAWRENCE, MA; Owner: WSAH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WHDH-TV (Channel 7; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WHDH-TV)
  • WBZ-TV (Channel 4; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WGBX-TV (Channel 44; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WSBK-TV (Channel 38; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WNAC-TV (Channel 64; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: WNAC, LLC)
  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • WPRI-TV (Channel 12; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: TVL BROADCASTING OF RHODE ISLAND, LLC)
  • WBPX (Channel 68; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • WPXQ (Channel 69; BLOCK ISLAND, RI; Owner: OCEAN STATE TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • WLNE-TV (Channel 6; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND, INC.)
  • WWDP (Channel 46; NORWELL, MA; Owner: NORWELL TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WJAR (Channel 10; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSBE-TV (Channel 36; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: RHODE ISLAND PUBLIC TELECOM. AUTHORITY)
  • WTMU-LP (Channel 32; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ZGS BOSTON, INC.)
  • WCEA-LP (Channel 58; BOSTON, MA; Owner: CHANNEL 19 TV CORPORATION)
  • WCRN-LP (Channel 34; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRIW-LP (Channel 50; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: ZGS PROVIDENCE, INC.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Upton, Massachusetts:
  • Fatal accident count: 26
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 32
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 10
  • Fatalities: 32
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 45
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Massachusetts average:
  • Fatal accident count: 96
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 135
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 31
  • Fatalities: 103
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 219
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 12

See more detailed statistics of Upton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 11
Total length: 27 meters (89ft)
Total costs: $5,705,000
Total average daily traffic: 91,937
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,894

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1920-1929: 1
  • 1930-1939: 1
  • 1940-1949: 0
  • 1950-1959: 9
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Upton, MA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 42.150167 Lon: -71.637528, Call Sign: WQBI836
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.512 MHz, 457.512 MHz, 452.187 MHz, 457.187 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/16/2004, Expiration Date: 10/16/2014, Certifier: Meredith Rulan
    Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • BOS1213, Parcel #8 Adams St (Lat: 42.227528 Lon: -71.631028), Type: Tower, Structure height: 32 m, Call Sign: WQFL256, Licensee ID: L01728370
    Assigned Frequencies: 17980.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/08/2006, Expiration Date: 08/08/2016, Certifier: Joseph M Sandri Jr.
    Registrant: Fibertower Network Services, Corp., Debtor-In-Possession, 1875 Eye Street, Nw, 5th Floor, Room 505, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 223-1028, Email:
  • UPTON, Lat: 42.165556 Lon: -71.607778, Call Sign: WQLI587
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.343 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/01/2010, Expiration Date: 02/01/2020, Certifier: Ronald San Souci
    Registrant: Sensus, 450 N Gallatin Avenue, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (800) 638-3748, Fax: (800) 888-2403, Email:
  • BS33XC018, Hartford Avenue (Lat: 42.161194 Lon: -71.641167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.9 m, Call Sign: WQPU710
    Assigned Frequencies: 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/20/2012, Expiration Date: 08/20/2022, Certifier: Kyle B Entz
    Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • UPTON, 1.3 Mi Se Of (Lat: 42.160917 Lon: -71.579222), Overall height: 100 m, Call Sign: WGX495, Licensee ID: L00011882
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz... (+22 more)
    Grant Date: 08/08/1991, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 03/22/2000
    Registrant: Mci Worldcom Network Services Inc, 2270 Lakeside Dr, Richardson, TX 75082

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Upton)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1842J , Serial Number: 28-24277, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 02/28/1968
    Registrant (Individual): Charles H Hopkins, 172 South St, Upton, MA 01568
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 177B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 20151 , Serial Number: 17702637, Airworthiness Date: 03/22/1977
    Registrant (Individual): Roger S Curtis, 169 Pleasant St, Upton, MA 01568
  • Aircraft: BEECH 77 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6702Y , Serial Number: WA-43, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 09/20/1979
    Registrant (Individual): Scott D Morton, Po Box 599, Upton, MA 01568
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6772J , Serial Number: 28-24497, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 04/19/1968
    Registrant (Individual): Mark D Maljanion, 33 Church St, Upton, MA 01568
  • Aircraft: KERSHOW STITS SKYCOUPE SA-7D (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6932 , Serial Number: P479, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 09/16/1977
    Registrant (Individual): Cary Fitch, Po Box 363, W Upton, MA 01587
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150L (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7279G , Serial Number: 15074633, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 04/24/1973
    Registrant (Individual): Rick Martin, 4 Merriam Way, Upton, MA 01568


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 33
  • Hazardous Condition: 38
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Upton


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

Businesses in Upton, MA

  • Dunkin Donuts: 1

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