Wendell, Massachusetts

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Population in 2010: 848.
Population change since 2000: -14.0%
 
Males: 421  (49.6%)
Females: 427  (50.4%)
Median resident age:

47.8 years
Massachusetts median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 01379.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $63,265 (it was $43,846 in 2000)
Wendell:

$63,265
MA:

$77,385

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $32,654 (it was $19,701 in 2000)

Wendell town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $199,378 (it was $105,100 in 2000)
Wendell:

$199,378
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 Wendell: 97.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Wendell, MA (2010)
    • 80494.8%White alone
    • 202.4%Hispanic
    • 101.2%Black alone
    • 60.7%Asian alone
    • 40.5%Two or more races
    • 30.4%American Indian alone
    • 10.1%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Massachusetts and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Wendell, Massachusetts as of May 25, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Wendell is 424 to 1.


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Ancestries: English (16.6%), Irish (15.3%), German (11.2%), French (7.7%), Polish (7.7%), United States (7.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1781

Elevation: 1164 feet

Land area: 32.0 square miles.

Population density: 27 people per square mile   (very low).

Wendell, Massachusetts map

15 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.5%
Massachusetts:

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

1.7% ($1,785)
Massachusetts:

1.3% ($2,336)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chicopee, MA (27.9 miles , pop. 54,653).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (68.6 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (140.2 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Erving, MA (2.1 miles ),
Orange, MA (2.3 miles ),
Millers Falls, MA (2.3 miles ),
New Salem, MA (2.5 miles ),
Shutesbury, MA (2.6 miles ),
Leverett, MA (2.7 miles ),
Montague, MA (2.7 miles ),
Gill, MA (3.0 miles )

Latitude: 42.55 N, Longitude: 72.40 W

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $131,500
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $131,500
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $131,500
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $131,500
  • 2001: 7 buildings, average cost: $131,500
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $99,900
  • 2003: 7 buildings, average cost: $99,900
  • 2004: 7 buildings, average cost: $99,900
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $99,900
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $99,900
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $99,900
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $99,900
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $99,900
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $99,900
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $99,900
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $99,900
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $99,900
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $99,900
  • 2015: 4 buildings, average cost: $99,900
  • 2016: 4 buildings, average cost: $99,900
  • 2017: 4 buildings, average cost: $99,900
Number of permits per 10,000 Wendell, MA residents
Average permit cost in Wendell, MA
Most common industries in Wendell, MA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (22.6%)
  • Health care (10.8%)
  • Construction (9.2%)
  • Social assistance (3.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (17.5%)
  • Educational services (16.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.0%)
  • Paper (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (28.1%)
  • Health care (17.7%)
  • Social assistance (6.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (3.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (2.9%)
Most common occupations in Wendell, MA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.9%)
  • Carpenters (3.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.6%)
  • Registered nurses (3.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Carpenters (6.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Registered nurses (6.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.2%)
  • Child care workers (4.2%)

Average climate in Wendell, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 68.6. This is about average.

City:

68.6
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.353. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.353
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.95. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.95
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Wendell-area historical tornado activity is above Massachusetts state average. It is 11% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.8 miles away from the Wendell 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 37.8 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:

Wendell-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 138.0 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 149.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 77.2 miles away from Wendell 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 15.2 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 116.3 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 261.7 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).
Wendell topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Wendell:

  • QUABBIN VALLEY HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; ATHOL, MA)
  • ATHOL MEMORIAL HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE (Hospital, about 10 miles away; ATHOL, MA)
  • ATHOL MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 10 miles away; ATHOL, MA)
  • NURSE'S HOUSE CALL - GREENFIELD (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; GREENFIELD, MA)
  • YANKEE FAMILY DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; GREENFIELD, MA)
  • POET'S SEAT HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; GREENFIELD, MA)
  • BAYSTATE FRANKLIN MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; GREENFIELD, MA)

Amtrak station near Wendell:

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

Operable nuclear power plant near Wendell:

  • 17 miles: Vermont Yankee in Vernon, VT.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wendell:

  • University of Massachusetts-Amherst (about 14 miles; Amherst, MA; Full-time enrollment: 26,583)
  • Smith College (about 21 miles; Northampton, MA; FT enrollment: 3,549)
  • Mount Wachusett Community College (about 22 miles; Gardner, MA; FT enrollment: 3,143)
  • Mount Holyoke College (about 23 miles; South Hadley, MA; FT enrollment: 2,573)
  • Franklin Pierce University (about 24 miles; Rindge, NH; FT enrollment: 2,139)
  • Keene State College (about 27 miles; Keene, NH; FT enrollment: 5,098)
  • Holyoke Community College (about 28 miles; Holyoke, MA; FT enrollment: 4,911)

Library in Wendell:

  • WENDELL FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $41,032; Location: 2 LOCKESVILLAGE RD.; 12,350 books; 310 audio materials; 2,000 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 39 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Wendell: Wendell Fire Department (A), Wendell Town Hall (B), Erving Town Hall (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Lakes and reservoirs: Tyler Pond (A), Sibley Swamp (B), Wickett Pond (C), Bowens Pond (D), Fiske Pond (E), Ruggles Pond (F), Plympton Brook Reservoir (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Wickett Brook (A), Fisher Brook (B), Whetstone Brook (C), Plympton Brook (D), Fiske Brook (E), Baker Brook (F), Briggs Brook (G), Gate Hill Brook (H), Mormon Hollow Brook (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: James C. Greenough - Educator and college president, Scott Woodward - College football player (Massachusetts Minutemen).

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:

2.2 people
Massachusetts:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

58.3%
Whole state:

63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

14.1%
Whole state:

7.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 2.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

10.2%
Whole state:

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

4.3%
Whole state:

4.4%
5 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
50 people in religious group quarters in 2000
48 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Wendell:

Marital status in Wendell, MA
  • Never married: 30.3%
  • Now married: 45.7%
  • Separated: 4.5%
  • Widowed: 4.5%
  • Divorced: 15.0%

For population 25 years and over in Wendell:

  • High school or higher: 92.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 41.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 17.3%
  • Unemployed: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
Massachusetts average:

13.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Wendell, 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
Franklin County:

3.63 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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
Here:

3.21 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

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

8.10 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

8.76 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.5%
State:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

22.2%
Massachusetts:

22.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.1%
Massachusetts:

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 Wendell:

  • WCAT (700 AM; daytime; 3 kW; ORANGE-ATHOL, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIZZ (1520 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: P. & M. RADIO, LLC)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WPNI (1430 AM; 5 kW; AMHERST, MA; Owner: WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS RADIO COMPANY)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHYN (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wendell:

  • WJDF (97.3 FM; ORANGE, MA; Owner: DEANE BROTHERS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WFCR (88.5 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • WAMH (89.3 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF AMHERST COLLEGE)
  • 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)
  • WYRY (104.9 FM; HINSDALE, NH; Owner: TRI-VALLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W246AM (97.1 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, LLC)
  • WAHL (99.9 FM; ATHOL, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WGAJ (91.7 FM; DEERFIELD, MA; Owner: TRUATEES OF DEERFIELD ACADEMY)
  • WHYN-FM (93.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRSI (93.9 FM; TURNERS FALLS, MA; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, LLC)
  • WFEX (92.1 FM; PETERBOROUGH, NH; Owner: FNX BROADCASTING OF NEW HAMPSHIRE LLC)
  • WRNX (100.9 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS RADIO COMPANY)
  • WOQL (98.7 FM; WINCHESTER, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW HAMPSHIRE, LLC)
  • WEQX (102.7 FM; MANCHESTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSHIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WAAF (107.3 FM; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WVAY (100.7 FM; WILMINGTON, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WJAN (95.1 FM; SUNDERLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRSY (101.5 FM; MARLBORO, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Wendell:

  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WUTF (Channel 66; MARLBOROUGH, MA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BOSTON LLC)

Wendell fatal accident list:

May 11, 2010 00:29 AM, West Orange Road, Lat: 42.597514, Lon: -72.354411, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Apr 6, 2002 08:20 PM, Lockes Village Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Nov 11, 1991 12:35 AM, Montagu Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 13ft / 4.0mTotal length
  • $2,528,000Total costs
  • 17,716Total average daily traffic
  • 12,003Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Wendell)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • STATION, Lat: 42.533417 Lon: -72.466194, Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WNTR640,
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.818 MHz, Grant Date: 09/06/2018, Expiration Date: 10/12/2028, Registrant: Utilities Technology Council, 1129 20th Street Nw, Suite 350, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 872-0030, Fax: (202) 872-1331, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: KA1RKI, Licensee ID: L01340369, Grant Date: 08/11/2017, Expiration Date: 11/03/2027, Certifier: Rita E Jean, Registrant: Rita E Jean, 19 Morse Village Rd, Wendell, MA 01379-9704
  • Call Sign: KA1RKJ, Licensee ID: L00439681, Grant Date: 08/11/2017, Expiration Date: 11/03/2027, Certifier: Roland L Jean Sr, Registrant: Roland L Jean Sr, 19 Morse Village Rd, Wendell, MA 01379-9704
  • Call Sign: N1WGQ, Grant Date: 12/05/1995, Expiration Date: 12/05/2005, Cancellation Date: 12/06/2007, Registrant: John M Davis, 252 New Salem Rd, Wendell, MA 01379
  • Call Sign: KB1EUI, Licensee ID: L00202417, Grant Date: 02/01/2000, Expiration Date: 02/01/2010, Cancellation Date: 02/02/2012, Certifier: James D Delaronde, Registrant: James D Delaronde, 39 Old Farley Rd, Wendell, MA 01379
  • Call Sign: KB1OOK, Licensee ID: L01252236, Grant Date: 12/30/2016, Expiration Date: 03/02/2027, Certifier: Kathleen O'Kane, Registrant: Kathleen O\'Kane, Wendell, MA 01379
  • Call Sign: KC1KKY, Licensee ID: L02221853, Grant Date: 10/25/2018, Expiration Date: 10/25/2028, Certifier: Asa Q De Roode, Registrant: Asa Q De Roode, Wendell, MA 01379-0932

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

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 7. The highest number of fire incidents - 16 took place in 2006, and the least - 1 in 2003. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Wendell, MA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (50.4%), and Outside Fires (39.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Wendell, MA
    • 6250.4%Structure Fires
    • 4839.0%Outside Fires
    • 97.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 43.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Wendell, MA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Wendell, MA
  • 51.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 35.4%Wood
  • 10.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.6%Electricity
  • 0.6%Solar energy
  • 0.3%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Wendell, MA
  • 48.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 25.0%Wood
  • 14.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 12.5%Electricity


Wendell compared to Massachusetts state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly 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.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
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