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Population in 2010: 4,875. Population change since 2000: +9.8%
 

Males: 2,206  (45.3%)
Females: 2,669  (54.7%)

Median resident age:  26.8 years
Massachusetts median age:  39.2 years

Zip codes: 01984.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $119,154 (it was $90,524 in 2000)
Wenham:

$119,154
MA:

$65,339
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $49,252

Wenham town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $600,577 (it was $357,100 in 2000)
Wenham:

$600,577
MA:

$323,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $766,185; Detached houses: $794,270; Townhouses or other attached units: $881,190; In 2-unit structures: $529,834; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $766,636; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $330,446
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Wenham races chart
  • White alone - 4,607 (94.5%)
  • Hispanic - 95 (1.9%)
  • Asian alone - 82 (1.7%)
  • Two or more races - 38 (0.8%)
  • Black alone - 29 (0.6%)
  • Other race alone - 16 (0.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 4 (0.08%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 4 (0.08%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Wenham: 338.9 (very high, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: Irish (23.6%), English (22.5%), German (10.9%), Italian (8.8%), United States (5.7%), French (5.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1643

Land area: 7.72 square miles.

Population density: 632 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Wenham:

  • High school or higher: 94.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 50.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 19.7%
  • Unemployed: 30.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wenham town:

  • Never married: 21.5%
  • Now married: 62.9%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 9.7%
  • Divorced: 4.6%

177 residents are foreign born (2.3% Europe, 1.4% North America).

This town:  4.0%
Massachusetts:  15.0%



According to our research of Massachusetts and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Wenham, Massachusetts as of July 31, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Wenham to the number of sex offenders is 4,778 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Wenham town:  1.2% ($4,148)
Massachusetts:  1.3% ($2,336)
Wenham satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lynn, MA (9.6 miles , pop. 89,050).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (22.1 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (204.7 miles , pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: Hamilton, MA (1.1 miles ), Beverly, MA (1.7 miles ), Danvers, MA (2.0 miles ), Topsfield, MA (2.2 miles ), Essex, MA (2.3 miles ), Ipswich, MA (2.4 miles ), Manchester-by-the-Sea, MA (2.4 miles ), Salem, MA (2.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $384,900
  • 1998: 18 buildings, average cost: $234,900
  • 1999: 22 buildings, average cost: $260,100
  • 2000: 20 buildings, average cost: $251,600
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $231,400
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $417,200
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $376,600
  • 2004: 7 buildings, average cost: $493,400
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $606,700
  • 2006: 15 buildings, average cost: $376,500
  • 2007: 18 buildings, average cost: $388,500
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $433,000
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $400,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $400,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $302,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 42.60 N, Longitude: 70.88 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 978

Wenham household income distribution Wenham home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Wenham by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 01100111000
per 100,000 0.022.422.50.00.021.721.721.40.00.00.0
Robberies 01011021000
per 100,000 0.022.40.022.521.40.043.421.40.00.00.0
Assaults 61120441423
per 100,000 133.522.422.545.00.086.886.821.485.040.860.6
Burglaries 181477261836374
per 100,000 400.4314.0157.4157.6555.8390.565.1128.663.8142.780.8
Thefts 2522131623242514272427
per 100,000 556.2493.4292.3360.3491.7520.7542.5300.1573.9489.3545.7
Auto thefts 12441420302
per 100,000 22.244.989.990.121.486.843.40.063.80.040.4
Arson 01000001000
per 100,000 0.022.40.00.00.00.00.021.40.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 296.0) 81.877.354.450.369.393.380.550.851.439.244.5

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 11 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.02
Massachusetts average:

2.49

This town's Wikipedia profile

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.3%
Massachusetts:

7.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Computer and electronic products (4%)
  • Educational services (28%)
  • Health care (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
  • Social assistance (4%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Business operations specialists (7%)
  • Top executives (7%)
  • Computer specialists (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6%)
  • Financial managers (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (12%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Operations specialties managers except financial managers (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)

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

Average climate in Wenham, Massachusetts

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Tornado activity:

Wenham-area historical tornado activity is near Massachusetts state average. It is 26% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/29/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.5 miles away from the Wenham town 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 38.9 miles away from the town center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Wenham-area historical earthquake activity is above Massachusetts state average. It is 74% 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 72.2 miles away from the city 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 45.0 miles away from Wenham center
On 10/2/1994 at 11:27:22, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 73.6 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 61.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/10/1999 at 10:52:16, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 1.2 mi) earthquake occurred 17.4 miles away from Wenham 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 70.4 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 Essex County (27) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 10

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 9, Hurricanes: 4, Floods: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Water Main Break: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wenham topographic map

Birthplace of: Joe Batchelder - Baseball player.


Hospitals/medical centers near Wenham:

  • NORTH SHORE REGIONAL DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; BEVERLY, MA)
  • A B L VISITING NURSING CERTIFIED (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; BEVERLY, MA)
  • BLUEBERYHILL HEALTHCARE N H (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; BEVERLY, MA)

Political contributions by individuals in Wenham, MA

Amtrak stations near Wenham:

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

Operable nuclear power plant near Wenham:

  • 20 miles: Seabrook in Seabrook, NH.

College/University in Wenham:

  • Gordon College (Full-time enrollment: 1,553; Location: 255 Grapevine Rd; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.gordon.edu; Offers Master's degree)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wenham:

  • Endicott College (about 4 miles; Beverly, MA; Full-time enrollment: 2,250)
  • North Shore Community College (about 5 miles; Danvers, MA; FT enrollment: 3,635)
  • Salem State College (about 7 miles; Salem, MA; FT enrollment: 6,236)
  • Northern Essex Community College (about 17 miles; Haverhill, MA; FT enrollment: 2,865)
  • Bunker Hill Community College (about 19 miles; Boston, MA; FT enrollment: 3,767)
  • Tufts University (about 19 miles; Medford, MA; FT enrollment: 9,397)
  • Suffolk University (about 20 miles; Boston, MA; FT enrollment: 6,901)

Public elementary/middle school in Wenham:

Private elementary/middle school in Wenham:

  • NOTRE DAME CHILDREN'S CLASS (Students: 61; Location: 74 GRAPEVINE RD; Grades: PK - 2)
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Notable locations in Wenham: Iron Rail Girls Camp (A), Wenham Townhall (B), Wenham Fire Department (C), Jenks Learning Resource Center (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Wenham include: Wenham Church (A), First Church in Wenhem (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Lakes and swamps: Cedar Pond (A), Muddy Pond (B), Coy Pond (C), Wenham Lake (D), Pleasant Pond (E), Wenham Swamp (F). Display/hide their locations 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
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AQI  SO2 NO2 Ozone  PM2.5 CO  PM10

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 28.2. This is about average.
City:

28.2
U.S.:

32.0
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.39. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

2.39
U.S.:

2.43
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 10.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.3
U.S.:

9.4
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 26.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

26.4
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.31. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

8.31
U.S.:

9.59
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.264. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.264
U.S.:

0.334
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 15.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.7 miles away from the city center.
City:

15.2
U.S.:

22.1

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

WENHAM WATER DEPT. (Population served: 3651, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-1998, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUL-01-1998)

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

  • BLUEBERRY KNOLL ESTATES (Serves NH, Population served: 32, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Average household size:
This town:  2.7 people
Massachusetts:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  73.2%
Whole state:  63.0%

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

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

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

3.3%
Whole state:

9.3%

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

1.1%
Whole state:

4.4%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Wenham, MA

1,241 people in college/university student housing in 2010
12 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Wenham in 2000:

  • 951 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 8 people in other group homes
  • 4 people in homes for the physically handicapped

Wenham compared to Massachusetts state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age 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 below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (59%)
  • Utility gas (26%)
  • Electricity (13%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (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 Wenham town (based on Essex County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 64.47%
Here64.5%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchJewishUnited Church of ChristEpiscopal ChurchGreek Orthodox Archdiocese of America
Adherents77.8%4.7%3.3%3.0%2.2%
Congregations18.5%7.7%13.0%7.4%1.6%
NameUnited Methodist ChurchAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAAssemblies of GodChurch of the NazareneOther
Adherents1.9%1.1%0.7%0.6%4.7%
Congregations8.2%6.3%4.2%1.9%31.2%
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: 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%

5.06% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($54,508 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.06%
Massachusetts average:

6.31%

0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($565 average AGI)
Essex County:

0.09%
Massachusetts average:

0.28%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Middlesex County, MA  1.65% ($62,439 average AGI)
from Suffolk County, MA  0.90% ($54,644)
from Rockingham County, NH  0.35% ($42,167)


5.73% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($52,620 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.73%
Massachusetts average:

6.91%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($831 average AGI)
Essex County:

0.08%
Massachusetts average:

0.11%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Middlesex County, MA  1.26% ($47,527 average AGI)
to Rockingham County, NH  0.72% ($57,207)
to Suffolk County, MA  0.57% ($50,542)

Strongest AM radio stations in Wenham:

  • 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)
  • WROL (950 AM; 5 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRCA (1330 AM; 25 kW; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: WRCA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WEZE (590 AM; 5 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: NEW ENGLAND CONTINENTAL MEDIA, INC.)
  • WESX (1230 AM; 1 kW; SALEM, MA; Owner: NORTH SHORE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WAMG (890 AM; 25 kW; DEDHAM, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DEDHAM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WUNR (1600 AM; 20 kW; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: CHAMPION BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wenham:

  • WQSX (93.7 FM; LAWRENCE, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBOQ (104.9 FM; GLOUCESTER, MA; Owner: MARLIN BROADCASTING, 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.)
  • WXRV (92.5 FM; HAVERHILL, MA; Owner: BEANPOT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WBMX (98.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WKLB-FM (99.5 FM; LOWELL, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, 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.)
  • W267AI (101.3 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: MCC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBCN (104.1 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: HEMISPHERE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WZLX (100.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF BOSTON)
  • WERS (88.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: EMERSON COLLEGE)
  • WGBH (89.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WBUR-FM (90.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF BOSTON UNIVERSITY)
  • W227AM (93.3 FM; ANDOVER, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WHRB (95.3 FM; CAMBRIDGE, MA; Owner: HARVARD RADIO BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Wenham:

  • WCVB-TV (Channel 5; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WCVB HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • WGBH-TV (Channel 2; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WFXZ-CA (Channel 24; BOSTON, MA; Owner: BOSTON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WBPX (Channel 68; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • WHDH-TV (Channel 7; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WHDH-TV)
  • 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.)
  • WBZ-TV (Channel 4; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WGBX-TV (Channel 44; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WTMU-LP (Channel 32; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ZGS BOSTON, INC.)
  • WFXT (Channel 25; BOSTON, MA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • WCEA-LP (Channel 58; BOSTON, MA; Owner: CHANNEL 19 TV CORPORATION)
  • WHDN-LP (Channel 26; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GUENTER MARKSTEINER)
  • 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)
  • WWDP (Channel 46; NORWELL, MA; Owner: NORWELL TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WNDS (Channel 50; DERRY, NH; Owner: CTV OF DERRY, INC)

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

Wenham, Massachusetts:
  • Fatal accident count: 17
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 20
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 8
  • Fatalities: 18
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 39
  • 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 Wenham fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 3 meters (10ft)
Total costs: $2,147,000
Total average daily traffic: 6,200
Total average daily truck traffic: 744
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 9,792

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Lat: 42.603417 Lon: -70.881139, Call Sign: WPVJ837
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.512 MHz, 456.512 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/19/2012, Expiration Date: 06/28/2022, Certifier: Darrin Perry
    Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239
  • Lat: 42.608528 Lon: -70.886528, Call Sign: WQDL626
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1000 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/26/2005, Expiration Date: 09/26/2015, Certifier: Brian O'Donoghue
    Registrant: Primex Wireless, N3211 County Road H, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (262) 248-3000

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • GRAPEVINE, 255 Grapevine Road (Lat: 42.589722 Lon: -70.825000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 18.5 m, Overall height: 38.5 m, Call Sign: WQAL419
    Assigned Frequencies: 21875.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/28/2004, Expiration Date: 06/28/2014, Certifier: Russell Leathe
    Registrant: Peak Networks Inc., 32 Third Ave., Burlington, MA 01803, Phone: (781) 425-6500, Fax: (781) 270-5023
  • Gordon College, MA, 280 Grapevine Road (Lat: 42.589722 Lon: -70.825000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WQIW700
    Assigned Frequencies: 11345.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/04/2008, Expiration Date: 06/04/2018, Certifier: Dave Spaulding
    Registrant: Consolidated Spectrum Services, 231 Sagamore Road, Gilford, NH 03249, Phone: (603) 293-0002, Fax: (603) 293-0002, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Wenham)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CIRRUS DESIGN CORP SR22 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550-N (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 664TW , Serial Number: 3707, Year manufactured: 2010, Airworthiness Date: 12/15/2010
    Registrant (Individual): T Williams Iii Roberts, 55 Dodges Row, Wenham, MA 01984
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-34-220T (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-360 SER (225 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8467X , Serial Number: 34-8233034, Year manufactured: 1981, Airworthiness Date: 12/10/1981
    Registrant (Individual): Philip E Steeves, Four Virginia Pl, Wenham, MA 01984


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 23
  • Hazardous Condition: 35
  • Service Call: 11
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Wenham


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

Wenham on our top lists:

  • #17 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest median household income and median resident age less than 35"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that had a sunburn in the past 12 months"
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Paul Sullivan (12)
  • Richard J. Roberts (11)
  • David S. Lee (9)
  • Andrew Buckler (7)
  • Tom Bishop (6)
  • Sriharsa Pradhan (5)
  • Ralph L. D'Ambrosio (5)
  • Peter Staats (5)
  • Huimin Kong (4)
  • Chudi Guan (4)

Total of 104 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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