Yarmouth, Massachusetts

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Population in 2010: 23,793. Population change since 2000: -4.1%
 
Males: 11,067  (46.5%)
Females: 12,726  (53.5%)
Median resident age:  51.4 years
Massachusetts median age:  39.2 years

Zip codes: 02673.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $57,288 (it was $39,808 in 2000)
Yarmouth:

$57,288
MA:

$70,628

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $35,621 (it was $22,731 in 2000)

Yarmouth town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $318,794 (it was $151,200 in 2000)
Yarmouth:

$318,794
MA:

$352,100

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $488,729; Detached houses: $503,182; Townhouses or other attached units: $366,547; In 2-unit structures: $432,223; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $332,798; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $254,410; Mobile homes: $69,628
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  • Races in Yarmouth, MA (2010)

    Yarmouth races chart
    • 21,69891.2%White alone
    • 6212.6%Hispanic
    • 4481.9%Black alone
    • 4251.8%Two or more races
    • 2811.2%Other race alone
    • 2581.1%Asian alone
    • 590.2%American Indian alone
    • 30.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Yarmouth: 128.7 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (27.0%), English (19.2%), Italian (10.6%), German (8.3%), French (5.9%), Scottish (5.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1639

Elevation: 30 feet

Land area: 24.2 square miles.

Population density: 981 people per square mile   (low).

Yarmouth,MA real estate house value index trend

Yarmouth, Massachusetts map

For population 25 years and over in Yarmouth:

  • High school or higher: 90.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Yarmouth town:

  • Never married: 19.8%
  • Now married: 55.6%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 11.7%
  • Divorced: 11.3%

1,420 residents are foreign born (2.2% Europe, 2.1% Latin America, 0.7% Asia).

This town:

5.7%
Massachusetts:

12.2%



According to our research of Massachusetts and other state lists there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Yarmouth, Massachusetts as of September 25, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Yarmouth to the number of sex offenders is 2,385 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


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

Yarmouth town:  1.0% ($1,468)
Massachusetts:  1.3% ($2,336)
Yarmouth satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: New Bedford, MA (37.0 miles , pop. 93,768).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (63.6 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (198.4 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: South Yarmouth, MA (1.0 miles ), West Yarmouth, MA (1.4 miles ), Yarmouth Port, MA (1.6 miles ), West Dennis, MA (1.7 miles ), South Dennis, MA (2.0 miles ), Dennis Port, MA (2.0 miles ), Dennis, MA (2.2 miles ), East Dennis, MA (2.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 105 buildings, average cost: $139,200
  • 1998: 105 buildings, average cost: $181,000
  • 1999: 119 buildings, average cost: $155,800
  • 2000: 86 buildings, average cost: $168,600
  • 2001: 61 buildings, average cost: $255,900
  • 2002: 49 buildings, average cost: $229,900
  • 2003: 61 buildings, average cost: $261,500
  • 2004: 82 buildings, average cost: $220,200
  • 2005: 96 buildings, average cost: $247,100
  • 2006: 54 buildings, average cost: $263,000
  • 2007: 27 buildings, average cost: $274,800
  • 2008: 33 buildings, average cost: $299,600
  • 2009: 26 buildings, average cost: $202,700
  • 2010: 33 buildings, average cost: $246,400
  • 2011: 19 buildings, average cost: $212,100
  • 2012: 17 buildings, average cost: $231,000
  • 2013: 23 buildings, average cost: $522,500
  • 2014: 30 buildings, average cost: $406,100

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.67 N, Longitude: 70.22 W


Crime rates in Yarmouth by Year
Type 2001 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Murders 00000001100000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.04.24.30.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 214710467912175171016
per 100,000 8.055.427.940.216.124.729.337.551.171.020.871.642.267.9
Robberies 414118111417212218681112
per 100,000 16.055.443.832.144.457.671.187.593.675.225.033.746.451.0
Assaults 53139110139N/AN/A14296N/A127136177177187
per 100,000 212.6550.3437.8558.2N/AN/A594.1399.8N/A530.5566.9745.7747.4794.1
Burglaries 143247124237318269240349408400287200202115
per 100,000 573.7977.9493.5951.71,283.91,106.81,004.11,453.61,736.31,670.91,196.3842.6852.9488.3
Theft 406380407320387406675581390370422446358265
per 100,000 1,628.91,504.51,619.81,285.01,562.41,670.52,823.92,419.81,659.71,545.61,759.01,879.01,511.61,125.3
Auto thefts 2723213031363432151815221922
per 100,000 108.391.183.6120.5125.2148.1142.2133.363.875.262.592.780.293.4
Arson N/AN/A423878557247
per 100,000 N/AN/A15.98.012.132.929.333.321.320.929.28.416.929.7
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 283.7) 160.2293.2229.0281.1300.9307.6358.2353.7352.2370.3296.7358.1323.8315.1

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

Crime rate in Yarmouth detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 74 (61 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.59
Massachusetts average:

2.54
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.9%
Massachusetts:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Health care (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Health care (25%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Food and beverage stores (3%)
  • Public administration (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Carpenters (5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (7%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Cashiers (4%)

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

Average climate in Yarmouth, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Earthquake activity:

Yarmouth-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Massachusetts state average. It is 91% 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 262.2 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 144.9 miles away from Yarmouth 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 177.4 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 263.1 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 76.9 miles away from Yarmouth center
On 10/3/2006 at 00:07:38, a magnitude 4.3 (3.8 MB, 3.8 MW, 4.3 LG, Depth: 4.0 mi) earthquake occurred 212.7 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 Barnstable County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Snows: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Yarmouth topographic map

Birthplace of: Joe Sherman - Baseball player, Joseph Eldridge Hamblin - Union Army general, Kevin Reed - College basketball player (Maine Black Bears).

Hospitals and medical centers in Yarmouth:

  • CAPE COD ARTIFICIAL KIDNEY CENTER (BMA CAPE COD) (241 WILLOW STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Yarmouth:

  • WINDSOR NURSING AND RETIREMENT HOME (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; SOUTH YARMOUTH, MA)
  • MAYFLOWER PLACE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WEST YARMOUTH, MA)
  • CAPE COD HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; HYANNIS, MA)
  • HYANNIS SKILLED CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; HYANNIS, MA)
  • LEWIS BAY CONV HOME (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; HYANNIS, MA)
  • HYANNIS CONVALESCENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; HYANNIS, MA)
  • OLSTEN KIMBERLY QUALITY CARE (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; YARMOUTH PORT, MA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Yarmouth:

  • Cape Cod Community College (about 7 miles; West Barnstable, MA; Full-time enrollment: 2,491)
  • University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth (about 41 miles; North Dartmouth, MA; FT enrollment: 7,545)
  • Bridgewater State University (about 45 miles; Bridgewater, MA; FT enrollment: 9,802)
  • Bristol Community College (about 47 miles; Fall River, MA; FT enrollment: 5,707)
  • Massasoit Community College (about 49 miles; Brockton, MA; FT enrollment: 5,442)
  • Stonehill College (about 52 miles; Easton, MA; FT enrollment: 2,563)
  • Roger Williams University (about 55 miles; Bristol, RI; FT enrollment: 4,375)

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Notable locations in Yarmouth: Bass River West Jetty Light (A), Bass River Golf Club (B), Christmas Tree Plaza (C), South Yarmouth Plaza (D), Boy Scout Camp (E), Baxters Mill (F), South Dennis Station (G), Medical Services Ambulances (H), Cape Cod Ambulance (I), Yarmouth Fire Department Station 3 (J), Yarmouth Fire Department Station 2 (K), Yarmouth Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters (L), Cape Cod Coliseum (M), Chandler Gray House (N), Colonel John Thacher House (O), Winslow-Crocker House (P), South Yarmouth Station (Q). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Ancient Cemetery (1), Georgetown Cemetery (2), Woodside Cemetery (3), Pine Grove Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Howes Pond (A), Labans Pond (B), Seine Pond (C), Plashes Pond (D), Perch Pond (E), Mill Pond (F), Miller Pond (G), Matthews Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Short Wharf Creek (A), Chase Garden Creek (B), Clays Creek (C), Parkers River (D), Pine Island Creek (E), Whites Brook (F), Town Brook (G), Thornton Brook (H), Plashes Brook (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beaches: Bass River Beach (A), Parkers River Beach (B), Thachers Beach (C), Sea Gull Beach (D), Bay View Street Beach (E), Grays Beach (F), Englewood Beach (G), Salt Box Beach (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Blueberry Manor (438 Route 6A) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Barnstable County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 65.3. This is about average.

City:

65.3
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 2.30. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.30
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 35.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

35.6
U.S.:

32.0
Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
Massachusetts:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  57.7%
Whole state:  63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.3%
Whole state:  7.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

7.5%
Whole state:

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

3.7%
Whole state:

4.4%

People in group quarters in Yarmouth in 2010:

  • 101 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 46 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 12 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 10 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Yarmouth in 2000:

  • 179 people in nursing homes
  • 120 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 100 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 21 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 16 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 12 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 8 people in other group homes
  • 6 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 4 people in religious group quarters

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Massachusetts average:

13.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Yarmouth town (based on Barnstable County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic86,37018
Mainline Protestant18,16568
Evangelical Protestant5,28146
Other4,73432
Orthodox8103
None100,528-
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: 68
Barnstable County:

3.06 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

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

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 75
Barnstable County:

3.38 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 57
Barnstable County:

2.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 413
Here:

18.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
Massachusetts:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Barnstable County:

19.6%
Massachusetts:

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

13.8%
State:

16.5%

4.67% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($63,162 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.67%
Massachusetts average:

5.61%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($666 average AGI)
Barnstable County:

0.07%
Massachusetts average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Plymouth County, MA  0.53% ($47,137 average AGI)
from Middlesex County, MA  0.39% ($89,653)
from Norfolk County, MA  0.33% ($85,930)


4.59% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($50,649 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.59%
Massachusetts average:

5.85%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($552 average AGI)
Barnstable County:

0.06%
Massachusetts average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Plymouth County, MA  0.57% ($45,574 average AGI)
to Middlesex County, MA  0.33% ($52,435)
to Suffolk County, MA  0.32% ($63,306)

Strongest AM radio stations in Yarmouth:

  • WBUR (1240 AM; 1 kW; WEST YARMOUTH, MA; Owner: THE EXEC. COMM. OF TRTS. BOSTON U)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAMG (890 AM; 25 kW; DEDHAM, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DEDHAM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WFPB (1170 AM; daytime; 1 kW; ORLEANS, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRCA (1330 AM; 25 kW; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: WRCA LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Yarmouth:

  • WXTK (95.1 FM; WEST YARMOUTH, MA; Owner: BOCH BROADCASTING LTD. PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOCN-FM (103.9 FM; SOUTH YARMOUTH, MA; Owner: SANDAB COMMUNICATIONS LTD. PARTNERSHIP II)
  • WCOD-FM (106.1 FM; HYANNIS, MA; Owner: BOCH BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • WPXC (102.9 FM; HYANNIS, MA; Owner: QANTUM OF CAPE COD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WQRC (99.9 FM; BARNSTABLE, MA; Owner: SANDAB COMMUNICATION LTD. PNR/SHP II)
  • WKPE-FM (104.7 FM; ORLEANS, MA; Owner: CRB WKPE LIC CORP.)
  • WFCC-FM (107.5 FM; CHATHAM, MA; Owner: CHARLES RIVER B/CING WFCC LIC. CORP.)
  • WDVT (93.5 FM; HARWICH PORT, MA; Owner: BOCH BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • WKKL (90.7 FM; WEST BARNSTABLE, MA; Owner: CAPE COD COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WCIB (101.9 FM; FALMOUTH, MA; Owner: QANTUM OF CAPE COD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WCCT-FM (90.3 FM; HARWICH, MA; Owner: CAPE COD REGIONAL TECH HIGH SCHOOL)
  • WTWV (101.1 FM; MASHPEE, MA; Owner: BOCH BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • WRZE (96.3 FM; NANTUCKET, MA; Owner: QANTUM OF CAPE COD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WSDH (91.5 FM; SANDWICH, MA; Owner: SANDWICH MASS. PUBLIC SCHOOLS)
  • WFPB-FM (91.9 FM; FALMOUTH, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)

TV broadcast stations around Yarmouth:

  • WDPX (Channel 58; VINEYARD HAVEN, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • W08CH (Channel 8; HYANNIS, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WMPX-LP (Channel 67; DENNIS, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • WLWC (Channel 28; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: C-28 FCC LICENSEE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Yarmouth fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 42m138ftTotal length
  • $16,803,000Total costs
  • 306,800Total average daily traffic
  • 20,252Total average daily truck traffic
  • 401,774Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1Before 1900
  • 11940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 31970-1979
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Yarmouth, MA
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Yarmouth)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Yarmouth, MA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Yarmouth)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Hazardous Condition: 2

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (72%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (19%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Yarmouth, MA
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1UPS1
Goodwill1Walgreens1

Yarmouth compared to Massachusetts state average:

  • Unemployed percentage 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 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.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Yarmouth on our top lists:

  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Health care (population 5,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Cashiers (population 5,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Painters and paperhangers (population 5,000+)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Gasoline stations (population 5,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Food processing workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (population 5,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Carpenters (population 5,000+)"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Special education teachers (population 5,000+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Vending machine operators (population 5,000+)"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other workers' dormitories (population 1,000+)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 100 high-educated but low-earning cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Music stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Brazil (population 500+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest average weight of females"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2017.