Winchendon, Massachusetts

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Population in 2010: 4,213. Population change since 2000: -0.8%
Males: 2,225  (52.8%)
Females: 1,988  (47.2%)
Median resident age:  48.3 years
Massachusetts median age:  39.4 years

Zip codes: 01475.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,583 (it was $33,375 in 2000)
Winchendon:

$35,583
MA:

$66,768

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,829 (it was $18,195 in 2000)

Winchendon CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $165,003 (it was $103,100 in 2000)
Winchendon:

$165,003
MA:

$327,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $274,525; Detached houses: $289,213; Townhouses or other attached units: $241,192; In 2-unit structures: $198,132; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $187,930; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $140,188; Mobile homes: $76,552

Median gross rent in 2013: $683.

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  • Races in Winchendon, MA (2010)

    Winchendon races chart
    • 3,72588.4%White alone
    • 2014.8%Hispanic
    • 1343.2%Asian alone
    • 751.8%Black alone
    • 651.5%Two or more races
    • 80.2%American Indian alone
    • 50.1%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Winchendon: 125.6 (high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: French (20.4%), Irish (12.5%), English (10.4%), Italian (8.8%), French Canadian (6.2%), Polish (4.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1764

Elevation: 1000 feet

Land area: 2.28 square miles.

Population density: 1,849 people per square mile   (low).

Winchendon,MA real estate house value index trend

Winchendon, Massachusetts map

For population 25 years and over in Winchendon:

  • High school or higher: 85.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.3%
  • Unemployed: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Winchendon CDP:

  • Never married: 28.2%
  • Now married: 40.0%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 12.3%
  • Divorced: 19.0%

95 residents are foreign born (1.9% Europe, 0.6% Latin America).

This place:

2.5%
Massachusetts:

15.6%



According to our research of Massachusetts and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Winchendon, Massachusetts as of July 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Winchendon to the number of sex offenders is 10,316 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,668 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,456 (1.4%)

Winchendon satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Nashua, NH (29.1 miles , pop. 86,605).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (54.9 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (158.2 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Rindge, NH (2.2 miles ), Baldwinville, MA (2.3 miles ), Ashburnham, MA (2.5 miles ), Royalston, MA (2.6 miles ), Fitzwilliam, NH (2.7 miles ), Templeton, MA (2.7 miles ), South Ashburnham, MA (2.8 miles ), Gardner, MA (2.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 56 buildings, average cost: $85,500
  • 1998: 78 buildings, average cost: $116,200
  • 1999: 61 buildings, average cost: $153,600
  • 2000: 34 buildings, average cost: $124,700
  • 2001: 56 buildings, average cost: $117,400
  • 2002: 35 buildings, average cost: $120,700
  • 2003: 47 buildings, average cost: $121,200
  • 2004: 50 buildings, average cost: $125,900
  • 2005: 49 buildings, average cost: $125,900
  • 2006: 43 buildings, average cost: $125,900
  • 2007: 35 buildings, average cost: $125,900
  • 2008: 26 buildings, average cost: $125,900
  • 2009: 38 buildings, average cost: $125,900
  • 2010: 36 buildings, average cost: $125,900
  • 2011: 26 buildings, average cost: $125,900
  • 2012: 29 buildings, average cost: $125,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.68 N, Longitude: 72.05 W

Area code: 978

Winchendon household income distribution Winchendon home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 18 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.23
Massachusetts average:

2.51
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.3%
Massachusetts:

5.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (28%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (11%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)

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

Average climate in Winchendon, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Winchendon, Massachusetts average temperatures Winchendon, Massachusetts average precipitation Winchendon, Massachusetts humidity Winchendon, Massachusetts wind speed Winchendon, Massachusetts snowfall Winchendon, Massachusetts sunshine Winchendon, Massachusetts clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Winchendon-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Massachusetts state average. It is 18% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.1 miles away from the Winchendon place center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 6/22/1981, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.9 miles away from the place center injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Winchendon-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 145.1 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 150.2 miles away from Winchendon 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 60.8 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 26.1 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 263.4 miles away from Winchendon 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 133.9 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 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: 7, Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 4, Blizzards: 2, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Winchendon topographic map

Birthplace of: Earle E. Partridge - General, William B. Washburn - Politician, Fred Woodcock - Baseball player, William DeWitt Hyde - Religious writer.

Hospitals and medical centers in Winchendon:

  • OPEN ARMS NURSING HOME INC (163 BROWN ST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Winchendon:

  • WACHUSETT MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; GARDNER, MA)
  • BALDWINVILLE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; BALDWINVILLE, MA)
  • NAUKEAG HOSPITAL CORPORATION (Hospital, about 6 miles away; ASHBURNHAM, MA)
  • TEMPLETON DEVELOPMENTAL CENTER (Hospital, about 8 miles away; BALDWINVILLE, MA)
  • HEYWOOD HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; GARDNER, MA)
  • GARDNER VNA (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; GARDNER, MA)
  • GARDNER MANOR (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; GARDNER, MA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Winchendon:

  • Franklin Pierce University (about 7 miles; Rindge, NH; Full-time enrollment: 2,139)
  • Mount Wachusett Community College (about 8 miles; Gardner, MA; FT enrollment: 3,143)
  • Fitchburg State University (about 15 miles; Fitchburg, MA; FT enrollment: 5,010)
  • Keene State College (about 21 miles; Keene, NH; FT enrollment: 5,098)
  • Quinsigamond Community College (about 29 miles; Worcester, MA; FT enrollment: 5,877)
  • Assumption College (about 30 miles; Worcester, MA; FT enrollment: 2,580)
  • Worcester State University (about 31 miles; Worcester, MA; FT enrollment: 5,426)

Public high school in Winchendon:

Private high school in Winchendon:

  • THE WINCHENDON SCHOOL (Students: 250; Location: 172 ASH ST; Grades: 9 - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Winchendon:

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Library in Winchendon:

  • BEALS MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $184,398; Location: 50 PLEASANT ST.; 43,521 books; 1,109 audio materials; 2,037 video materials; 34 state licensed databases; 71 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Winchendon: Winchendon Ambulance Service (A), Winchendon Town Hall (B), Winchendon Fire Department (C), Beals Memorial Library (D), Murdock Middle-High School Library Media Center (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Winchendon Shopping Center (1), Wichendon Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Winchendon: Church of the Unity (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Reservoirs: Tannery Pond (A), Whitney Pond (B), Hunts Pond (C), Millers River Reservoir (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

River: North Branch Millers River (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Winchendon: Hyde Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Countryside Motel (660 Spring Street).

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
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 100. This is worse than average.

City:

100
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.244. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.244
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 1.02. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.02
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.525. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.525
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 37.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

37.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 6.89. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.89
U.S.:

20.22

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 4.40. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.40
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 21.7%
(19.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 36.1% for Black residents, 79.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 62.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Massachusetts:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  61.6%
Whole state:  63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  10.0%
Whole state:  7.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

People in group quarters in Winchendon in 2010:

  • 183 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 32 people in college/university student housing
  • 10 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Winchendon in 2000:

  • 33 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 23 people in nursing homes
  • 16 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 14 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 6 people in religious group quarters
  • 5 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 3 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 3 people in other group homes

Winchendon, Massachusetts environmental map by EPA

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Winchendon compared to Massachusetts state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Winchendon (2011 data):

  • Colonial Co-operative Bank: Winchendon Branch at 1 School Square, branch established on 1975/09/30. Info updated 2010/08/30: Bank assets: $75.3 mil, Deposits: $68.7 mil, headquarters in Gardner, MA, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 3 total offices
  • Athol Savings Bank: Winchendon Branch at 112 Central Street, branch established on 1854/03/31. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $327.4 mil, Deposits: $277.2 mil, headquarters in Athol, MA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 8 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Massachusetts average:

12.9

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (58%)
  • Electricity (21%)
  • Utility gas (15%)
  • Wood (5%)
  • 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 Winchendon CDP (based on Worcester County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic306,925118
Mainline Protestant43,326171
Evangelical Protestant37,511203
Other18,93169
Orthodox7,93515
Black Protestant4976
None383,427-
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: 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%

3.66% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($51,386 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.66%
Massachusetts average:

5.61%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($555 average AGI)
Worcester County:

0.04%
Massachusetts average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Middlesex County, MA  0.97% ($60,516 average AGI)
from Norfolk County, MA  0.24% ($51,162)
from Suffolk County, MA  0.16% ($52,384)


4.08% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($50,030 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.08%
Massachusetts average:

5.85%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($764 average AGI)
Worcester County:

0.08%
Massachusetts average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Middlesex County, MA  0.91% ($52,341 average AGI)
to Suffolk County, MA  0.23% ($46,486)
to Norfolk County, MA  0.22% ($53,668)

Strongest AM radio stations in Winchendon:

  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEIM (1280 AM; 5 kW; FITCHBURG, MA; Owner: LIVEAIR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCAT (700 AM; daytime; 3 kW; ORANGE-ATHOL, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WFGL (960 AM; 3 kW; FITCHBURG, MA; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WGAW (1340 AM; 1 kW; GARDNER, MA; Owner: ANASTOS MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Winchendon:

  • WINQ (97.7 FM; WINCHENDON, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WFEX (92.1 FM; PETERBOROUGH, NH; Owner: FNX BROADCASTING OF NEW HAMPSHIRE LLC)
  • WAHL (99.9 FM; ATHOL, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WXLO (104.5 FM; FITCHBURG, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAAF (107.3 FM; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WHDQ (106.1 FM; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WYRY (104.9 FM; HINSDALE, NH; Owner: TRI-VALLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKNE (103.7 FM; KEENE, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WOQL (98.7 FM; WINCHESTER, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW HAMPSHIRE, LLC)
  • WFCR (88.5 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • WSRS (96.1 FM; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGIR-FM (101.1 FM; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEVN (90.7 FM; KEENE, NH; Owner: NEW HAMPSHIRE PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WVPR (89.5 FM; WINDSOR, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WQLL (96.5 FM; BEDFORD, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WEQX (102.7 FM; MANCHESTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSHIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLMW (90.7 FM; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: KNOWLEDGE FOR LIFE)
  • WZID (95.7 FM; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WJAN (95.1 FM; SUNDERLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • W293AB (106.5 FM; KEENE, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Winchendon:

  • 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.)
  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • WGBH-TV (Channel 2; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WMFP (Channel 62; LAWRENCE, MA; Owner: WSAH LICENSE, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WEKW-TV (Channel 52; KEENE, NH; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)
Winchendon fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Winchendon fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Winchendon)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Lat: 42.688944 Lon: -72.043889, Call Sign: WQJD923
    Assigned Frequencies: 465.087 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/06/2008, Expiration Date: 08/06/2018, Certifier: Allen J Lafrennie
    Registrant: Easton Electronics, 4 Pequot Way, Canton, MA 02021, Phone: (781) 828-1955, Fax: (781) 828-3719, Email:
  • HIGH STREET PS, High Street Pump Station (Lat: 42.666111 Lon: -72.042778), Type: Mast, Structure height: 3 m, Overall height: 5 m, Call Sign: WQNQ609
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.582 MHz, 153.702 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/20/2011, Expiration Date: 04/20/2021, Certifier: Michael Murphy
    Registrant: Tcs Communications Corp, Salisbury, MA 01952, Phone: (978) 465-7932, Fax: (978) 462-8980, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • WINCHENDON, Lat: 42.661750 Lon: -72.041167, Overall height: 33.5 m, Call Sign: WPJE844, Licensee ID: L00004613
    Assigned Frequencies: 10715.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/22/1996, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001
    Registrant: Yankee Microwave Inc, Naples, ME 04055
  • 20021, 26 Hale Street (Lat: 42.673389 Lon: -72.076861), Type: Pole, Structure height: 46 m, Call Sign: WPXE381
    Assigned Frequencies: 19325.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/17/2003, Expiration Date: 03/17/2013, Cancellation Date: 12/27/2007, Certifier: Carol L Tacker
    Registrant: Cingular Wireless LLC, 5601 Legacy Drive Ms A-3, Plano, TX 75024, Phone: (469) 229-7506, Fax: (469) 229-7295, Email:
  • 20002, 62 Elmwood Rd (010346) (Lat: 42.702583 Lon: -72.037833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 92.3 m, Call Sign: WPXE382
    Assigned Frequencies: 17765.0 MHz, 17745.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/17/2003, Expiration Date: 03/17/2013, Cancellation Date: 12/27/2007, Certifier: Carol L Tacker
    Registrant: Cingular Wireless LLC, 5601 Legacy Drive Ms A-3, Plano, TX 75024, Phone: (469) 229-7506, Fax: (469) 229-7295, Email:
  • 20010, 60 Bemis Road (Lat: 42.643833 Lon: -71.995444), Type: Pole, Structure height: 59.5 m, Call Sign: WPXE693
    Assigned Frequencies: 19305.0 MHz, 19325.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/18/2003, Expiration Date: 03/18/2013, Cancellation Date: 12/27/2007, Certifier: Carol L Tacker
    Registrant: Cingular Wireless LLC, 5601 Legacy Drive Ms A-3, Plano, TX 75024, Phone: (469) 229-7506, Fax: (469) 229-7295, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

53 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Winchendon)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: AVIAT AIRCRAFT INC A-1B (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O-360 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 14HY , Serial Number: 2248, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 01/02/2004
    Registrant (Corporation): Fly Tighe LLC, 105 Island Rd, Winchendon, MA 01475
  • Aircraft: HUNT GLENN A SONEX (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AEROVEE 2180 (80 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 414SX , Serial Number: 639, Year manufactured: 2009, Airworthiness Date: 03/10/2010
    Registrant (Individual): Glenn A Hunt, 17 Washington Ave, Winchendon, MA 01475
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 177RG (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-360-A1B6D (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 52579 , Serial Number: 177RG1208, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 05/16/1977
    Registrant (Individual): David L Urquhart, 549 Hale St, Winchendon, MA 01475
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 84688 , Serial Number: 17258578, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 09/08/1969
    Registrant (Individual): Donald L Santini, 43 Pine St, Winchendon, MA 01475

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$177,0754$135,85511$144,5152$88,8901$178,490
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$123,4000$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$157,7105$166,7501$47,9300$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$71,5403$170,8070$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$128,6000$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 7011.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$82,010
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 7011.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 53
  • Hazardous Condition: 46
  • Service Call: 28
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Winchendon

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Winchendon, MA
Businesses in Winchendon, MA
NameCountNameCount
Dunkin Donuts2McDonald's1
Ford1Rite Aid1
GNC1Subway1
MasterBrand Cabinets1YMCA1
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