Lynnfield, Massachusetts

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Population in 2010: 11,596.
Population change since 2000: +0.5%
Males: 5,592  (48.2%)
Females: 6,004  (51.8%)
Median resident age:

43.3 years
Massachusetts median age:

39.7 years

Zip codes: 01940.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $136,021 (it was $80,626 in 2000)
Lynnfield:

$136,021
MA:

$85,843

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $67,365 (it was $39,560 in 2000)

Lynnfield CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $761,512 (it was $317,200 in 2000)
Lynnfield:

$761,512
MA:

$418,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $638,310; detached houses: $645,125; townhouses or other attached units: $718,433; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $216,237; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $400,716

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,812.

March 2019 cost of living index in Lynnfield: 138.8 (high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 2.0%
(2.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 1.3% for Black residents, 0.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.0% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Lynnfield, MA (2019)
    • 11,49288.5%White alone
    • 5834.5%Asian alone
    • 3362.6%Hispanic
    • 2351.8%Two or more races
    • 820.6%Black alone

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



According to our research of Massachusetts and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Lynnfield, Massachusetts as of November 28, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Lynnfield is 12,645 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Lynnfield by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(16.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(17.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.6)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
5
(43.0)
2
(17.5)
3
(26.4)
2
(17.4)
3
(25.1)
2
(17.1)
1
(8.5)
1
(8.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(30.9)
2
(15.3)
1
(7.6)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
12
(103.3)
15
(131.2)
7
(61.6)
4
(34.8)
6
(50.2)
9
(77.1)
6
(50.9)
1
(8.4)
8
(63.3)
7
(54.1)
4
(30.9)
5
(38.3)
2
(15.2)
2
(15.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
62
(533.8)
116
(1,015)
29
(255.3)
15
(130.4)
36
(301.2)
63
(540.0)
30
(254.4)
14
(117.6)
18
(142.5)
20
(154.4)
14
(108.1)
5
(38.3)
4
(30.4)
8
(60.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
96
(826.5)
93
(813.7)
114
(1,004)
165
(1,435)
142
(1,188)
159
(1,363)
70
(593.7)
111
(932.8)
72
(569.8)
77
(594.6)
71
(548.4)
93
(713.1)
86
(654.4)
68
(517.9)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
15
(129.1)
8
(70.0)
9
(79.2)
3
(26.1)
7
(58.6)
6
(51.4)
6
(50.9)
8
(67.2)
3
(23.7)
6
(46.3)
5
(38.6)
6
(46.0)
3
(22.8)
1
(7.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(17.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.8)
1
(8.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.6)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index114.3140.798.780.8124.3117.058.355.147.349.163.547.241.528.6

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Lynnfield, MA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 26 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.60
Massachusetts average:

2.37
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Ancestries: Italian (26.9%), Irish (21.3%), English (6.9%), American (6.3%), Greek (4.2%), European (2.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1814

Elevation: 98 feet

Land area: 10.1 square miles.

Population density: 1,143 people per square mile   (low).

Lynnfield, Massachusetts map

1,033 residents are foreign born (2.3% Europe, 1.9% Latin America, 1.0% Asia).

This place:

8.0%
Massachusetts:

16.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $8,925 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $9,781 (1.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lynn, MA (5.3 miles , pop. 89,050).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (14.6 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (187.4 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Wakefield, MA (1.7 miles ),
Peabody, MA (1.9 miles ),
Reading, MA (2.0 miles ),
Saugus, MA (2.1 miles ),
Stoneham, MA (2.2 miles ),
Melrose, MA (2.3 miles ),
Middleton, MA (2.3 miles ),
Danvers, MA (2.3 miles )

Latitude: 42.53 N, Longitude: 71.03 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,050 (-8.1%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 1,109 (16.7%)

Area codes: 781, 339

Distribution of median household income in Lynnfield, MA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Lynnfield, MA in 2019
Lynnfield satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 14 buildings, average cost: $212,000
  • 1998: 15 buildings, average cost: $302,700
  • 1999: 15 buildings, average cost: $315,700
  • 2000: 12 buildings, average cost: $276,800
  • 2001: 12 buildings, average cost: $283,800
  • 2002: 18 buildings, average cost: $276,500
  • 2003: 12 buildings, average cost: $343,000
  • 2004: 9 buildings, average cost: $318,200
  • 2005: 12 buildings, average cost: $376,200
  • 2006: 11 buildings, average cost: $406,800
  • 2007: 26 buildings, average cost: $484,700
  • 2008: 17 buildings, average cost: $479,200
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $413,000
  • 2010: 18 buildings, average cost: $308,400
  • 2011: 12 buildings, average cost: $455,100
  • 2012: 16 buildings, average cost: $446,500
  • 2013: 29 buildings, average cost: $347,500
  • 2014: 26 buildings, average cost: $372,400
  • 2015: 24 buildings, average cost: $404,600
  • 2016: 19 buildings, average cost: $386,100
  • 2017: 14 buildings, average cost: $380,100
  • 2018: 7 buildings, average cost: $342,900
  • 2019: 18 buildings, average cost: $392,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Lynnfield, MA residents
Average permit cost in Lynnfield, MA
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.8%
Massachusetts:

6.2%
Most common industries in Lynnfield, MA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (11.1%)
  • Educational services (9.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.8%)
  • Construction (5.8%)
  • Public administration (3.8%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (3.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (12.4%)
  • Construction (8.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.4%)
  • Health care (7.3%)
  • Public administration (4.5%)
  • Educational services (4.4%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (16.8%)
  • Educational services (15.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.3%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.6%)
  • Social assistance (3.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.5%)
Most common occupations in Lynnfield, MA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.5%)
  • Top executives (5.3%)
  • Computer specialists (4.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Top executives (9.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (9.0%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Computer specialists (5.3%)
  • Engineers (4.4%)
  • Lawyers (3.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.9%)
  • Registered nurses (4.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.8%)

Average climate in Lynnfield, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Lynnfield, Massachusetts environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 75.6. This is about average.

City:

75.6
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.236. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.236
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 10.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.9
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.527. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.527
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 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 7.24. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.24
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Lynnfield-area historical tornado activity is near Massachusetts state average. It is 44% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.6 miles away from the Lynnfield place center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 9/29/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.8 miles away from the place center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lynnfield-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Massachusetts state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 191.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 193.9 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 73.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/16/2012 at 23:12:25, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 ML, Depth: 10.0 mi) earthquake occurred 76.3 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) earthquake occurred 191.2 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 239.6 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 Essex County (33) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 20
Emergencies Declared: 13

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 11, Hurricanes: 6, Snowstorms: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Snows: 3, Blizzards: 2, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Water Main Break: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lynnfield topographic map

Main business address for: INVESTORS CAPITAL HOLDINGS LTD (INVESTORS, NEC).

Hospitals and medical centers near Lynnfield:

  • ROSEWOOD NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; PEABODY, MA)
  • KIRKWOOD NH - OLD (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WAKEFIELD, MA)
  • JEWISH REHAB CTR FOR THE AGED OF THE NORTH SHORE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; PEABODY, MA)
  • VNA OF MIDDLESEX EAST (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; WAKEFIELD, MA)
  • GUARDIAN NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; WAKEFIELD, MA)
  • FOREST MANOR NURS HOME (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; GREENWOOD, MA)
  • VINE HOMECARE AND STAFFING (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; DANVERS, MA)

Amtrak stations near Lynnfield:

  • 6 miles: WOBURN (100 ATLANTIC AVE.) . Services: ticket office.
  • 12 miles: BOSTON, NORTH STATION (BOSTON, 126 CAUSEWAY ST.) . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area.
  • 13 miles: BOSTON (SO. STA) (BOSTON, ATLANTIC AVE. & SUMMER ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities and snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lynnfield:

  • North Shore Community College (about 6 miles; Danvers, MA; Full-time enrollment: 5,195)
  • Salem State University (about 8 miles; Salem, MA; FT enrollment: 8,027)
  • Tufts University (about 10 miles; Medford, MA; FT enrollment: 9,041)
  • Endicott College (about 10 miles; Beverly, MA; FT enrollment: 4,064)
  • Bunker Hill Community College (about 11 miles; Boston, MA; FT enrollment: 8,814)
  • Merrimack College (about 11 miles; North Andover, MA; FT enrollment: 2,734)
  • Lesley University (about 12 miles; Cambridge, MA; FT enrollment: 4,317)

Public high school in Lynnfield:

  • LYNNFIELD HIGH (Students: 628, Location: 275 ESSEX STREET, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Lynnfield:

Private elementary/middle school in Lynnfield:

  • OUR LADY OF ASSUMPTION SCHOOL (Students: 407, Location: 40 GROVE ST, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Lynnfield

Library in Lynnfield:

  • LYNNFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $761,854; Location: 18 SUMMER ST.; 62,530 books; 3,445 audio materials; 3,539 video materials; 8 local licensed databases; 34 state licensed databases; 11 other licensed databases; 167 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Lynnfield: Colonial Golf and Country Club (A), Lynnfield Center Golf Club (B), Sagamore Springs Golf Club (C), Lynnfield Fire Department Station 2 (D), Summer Street School Library (E), Lynnfield Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Lynnfield: INVESTORS CAPITAL HOLDINGS LTD (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Lynnfield include: Centre Congregational Church (A), Calvary Temple (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Lakes and reservoirs: Nells Pond (A), Pillings Pond (B), Hawkes Pond (C), Ipswich River Reservoir (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Tourist attraction: Lynnfield Historical Soc (617 Main).

Birthplace of: Asa T. Newhall - Politician, Dana Quigley - Professional golfer, Brian Flynn (ice hockey) - Ice hockey player, Tim Harrod - Comedy writer.

Essex County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

LYNNFIELD WATER DIST. (MWRA) (Population served: 3,300, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-04-2013)
VERDANT PASTURES (Serves NH, Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Average household size:
This place:

2.8 people
Massachusetts:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

78.2%
Whole state:

63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

2.7%
Whole state:

7.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
7 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
3 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
8 people in homes for the physically handicapped in 2000
4 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Lynnfield (2011 data):

  • Eastern Bank: Lynnfield Branch at 45 Salem Street, branch established on 1984/10/20; Lynnfield Branch Route One at 771 Salem Street, branch established on 1826/01/01. Info updated 2011/03/30: Bank assets: $7,812.9 mil, Deposits: $6,295.8 mil, headquarters in Boston, MA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 94 total offices, Holding Company: Eastern Bank Corporation
  • The Savings Bank: Colonial Shopping Center Branch at 584 Main Street, branch established on 1976/09/20; South Lynnfield Branch at 1105 Summer Street, branch established on 2000/06/06. Info updated 2009/07/02: Bank assets: $443.8 mil, Deposits: $385.0 mil, headquarters in Wakefield, MA, positive income, 9 total offices
  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: Lynnfield Branch at 16 Center Street, branch established on 1965/02/17. Info updated 2012/01/31: Bank assets: $78,146.9 mil, Deposits: $48,042.9 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 718 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Santander, S.A.
  • Wakefield Co-operative Bank: Lynnfield Branch at 596 Main Street, branch established on 1955/01/01. Info updated 2007/08/31: Bank assets: $154.1 mil, Deposits: $132.3 mil, headquarters in Wakefield, MA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 2 total offices
  • Bank of America, National Association: Lynnfield Branch at 2 Box Square, branch established on 1961/05/01. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Lynnfield:

Marital status in Lynnfield, MA
  • Never married: 23.2%
  • Now married: 63.5%
  • Separated: 0.1%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 5.8%

For population 25 years and over in Lynnfield:

  • High school or higher: 96.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 55.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 24.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Massachusetts average:

12.7

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Lynnfield
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Lynnfield, MA (based on Essex County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic341,97055
Mainline Protestant33,710140
Evangelical Protestant20,925160
Other15,88263
Orthodox11,59013
Black Protestant3763
None318,706-
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: 145
Essex County:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Essex County:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 144
This 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.
Massachusetts:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 557
Essex County:

7.60 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

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

8.4%
State:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Essex County:

23.7%
State:

22.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

20.7%
Massachusetts:

16.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Lynnfield:

55.1%
Massachusetts:

50.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

53.6%
Massachusetts:

48.0%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.0
Massachusetts:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
Lynnfield:

18.5%
Massachusetts:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

7.4%
Massachusetts:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

7.0
Massachusetts:

6.8

Overweight people:
Lynnfield:

35.6%
State:

33.4%

General health condition:
Here:

60.0%
Massachusetts:

57.1%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.6%
Massachusetts:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lynnfield, MA Residents

4.63% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($78,981 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.63%
Massachusetts average:

5.79%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($629 average AGI)
Essex County:

0.03%
Massachusetts average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Middlesex County, MA  1.58% ($88,059 average AGI)
from Suffolk County, MA  0.77% ($91,101)
from Rockingham County, NH  0.31% ($57,814)


5.00% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($70,979 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.00%
Massachusetts average:

6.31%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,049 average AGI)
Essex County:

0.07%
Massachusetts average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Middlesex County, MA  1.25% ($66,782 average AGI)
to Rockingham County, NH  0.58% ($74,166)
to Suffolk County, MA  0.53% ($81,995)
Businesses in Lynnfield, MA
NameCountNameCount
Dunkin Donuts2Nissan1
FedEx2Penske1
Justice1UPS3

Strongest AM radio stations in Lynnfield:

  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WROL (950 AM; 5 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WNSH (1570 AM; 5 kW; BEVERLY, MA)
  • WEZE (590 AM; 5 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: NEW ENGLAND CONTINENTAL MEDIA, INC.)
  • WRCA (1330 AM; 25 kW; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: WRCA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WILD (1090 AM; daytime; 5 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: RADIO ONE OF BOSTON LICENSES, LLC)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXKS (1430 AM; 5 kW; EVERETT, MA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WUNR (1600 AM; 20 kW; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: CHAMPION BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lynnfield:

  • WQSX (93.7 FM; LAWRENCE, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, 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.)
  • WFNX (101.7 FM; LYNN, MA; Owner: MCC BROADCASTING COMPANY, 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)
  • WBMX (98.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WERS (88.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: EMERSON COLLEGE)
  • WJMN (94.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCRB (102.5 FM; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: CHARLES RIVER BROADCASTING WCRB LICE)
  • WTKK (96.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WROR-FM (105.7 FM; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WBOS (92.9 FM; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WKLB-FM (99.5 FM; LOWELL, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WGBH (89.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WHRB (95.3 FM; CAMBRIDGE, MA; Owner: HARVARD RADIO BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WBUR-FM (90.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF BOSTON UNIVERSITY)
  • W227AM (93.3 FM; ANDOVER, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WODS (103.3 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Lynnfield:

  • WCVB-TV (Channel 5; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WCVB HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • WBPX (Channel 68; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • WGBH-TV (Channel 2; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WHDH-TV (Channel 7; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WHDH-TV)
  • WMFP (Channel 62; LAWRENCE, MA; Owner: WSAH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTMU-LP (Channel 32; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ZGS BOSTON, INC.)
  • WCEA-LP (Channel 58; BOSTON, MA; Owner: CHANNEL 19 TV CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • WFXT (Channel 25; BOSTON, MA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • WFXZ-CA (Channel 24; BOSTON, MA; Owner: BOSTON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • W40BO (Channel 40; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WUTF (Channel 66; MARLBOROUGH, MA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BOSTON LLC)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WHDN-LP (Channel 26; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GUENTER MARKSTEINER)
  • WWDP (Channel 46; NORWELL, MA; Owner: NORWELL TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WNDS (Channel 50; DERRY, NH; Owner: CTV OF DERRY, INC)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Lynnfield fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 66ft / 19.8mTotal length
  • $31,990,000Total costs
  • 644,688Total average daily traffic
  • 70,284Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,227,590Total future (year 2012) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 4 Pine St (Lat: 42.527583 Lon: -71.068944), Call Sign: KCJ308, Licensee ID: L00058061,
    Assigned Frequencies: 35.1000 MHz, Grant Date: 04/22/1997, Expiration Date: 05/07/2002, Cancellation Date: 09/08/2002, Registrant: John De Luca, 4 Pine St, Lynnfield, MA 01940, Phone: (617) 334-4964
  • Rt 1 .8 Mi S Of Rt 128 (Lat: 42.508139 Lon: -71.013944), Structure height: 8 m, Call Sign: WNXI800,
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.203 MHz, Grant Date: 08/06/2001, Expiration Date: 09/19/2011, Cancellation Date: 08/08/2001, Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street, N.W. Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4130, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • Lat: 42.510833 Lon: -71.035833, Call Sign: WPSJ475,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.512 MHz, 457.762 MHz, 462.187 MHz, 467.462 MHz, Grant Date: 05/07/2011, Expiration Date: 05/21/2021, Certifier: Frederic W Hoit, Registrant: United Parcel Service, 911 Grade Lane Bldg. 1 Rm. 203, Louisville, KY 40213, Phone: (502) 359-1402, Fax: (502) 359-1700, Email:
  • Lat: 42.554528 Lon: -71.039472, Call Sign: WPSK317,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.187 MHz, 457.187 MHz, Grant Date: 03/02/2011, Expiration Date: 05/29/2021, Certifier: Signature On File, Registrant: Cara Enterprises, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:
  • Lat: 42.512083 Lon: -71.005444, Call Sign: WQNH307,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.487 MHz, 452.712 MHz, 452.787 MHz, 456.462 MHz, 456.587 MHz, Grant Date: 12/05/2020, Expiration Date: 02/04/2031, Certifier: Mark Hoch, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern, Suite E # 501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • Lat: 42.533056 Lon: -71.018889, Call Sign: WRCL382, Licensee ID: L02120225,
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.400 MHz, Grant Date: 10/30/2018, Expiration Date: 10/30/2028, Certifier: David Delucia, Registrant: David Delucia, 4 Melvin St, Wakefield, MA 01880, Phone: (781) 820-2499, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • MA-BOS5183A, 5 Rear Broadway (Lat: 42.510111 Lon: -71.004194), Type: Tank, Structure height: 19.8 m, Call Sign: WQMB453,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11545.0 MHz, 11625.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/04/2020, Expiration Date: 06/17/2030, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • MA-BOS6002A, 63 Bay State Road (Lat: 42.528500 Lon: -71.071861), Type: Pole, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 32 m, Call Sign: WQMF327,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11055.0 MHz, 11135.0 MHz, 17815.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 17815.0 MHz, 17815.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, Grant Date: 09/01/2020, Expiration Date: 07/22/2030, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

44 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lynnfield)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Lynnfield)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
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 ORIGINATED19$380,78998$345,031623$305,94921$180,7146$231,667
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$014$334,92947$319,0432$51,5000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$351,0006$482,833104$368,3658$264,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$335,00013$375,46280$298,8250$02$140,500
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$03$622,66716$371,4381$185,0000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 2091.00 , 2092.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED9$370,6676$378,167
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$385,3332$343,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$382,0004$368,250
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$398,5000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 2091.00 , 2092.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Lynnfield, MA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Lynnfield, MA - Value

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

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 93. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 137 took place in 2003, and the least - 58 in 2008. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Lynnfield, MA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (65.6%), and Outside Fires (26.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Lynnfield, MA
    • 1,04365.6%Structure Fires
    • 41726.2%Outside Fires
    • 1157.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 140.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Lynnfield, MA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Lynnfield, MA
  • 53.2%Utility gas
  • 42.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Lynnfield, MA
  • 56.5%Utility gas
  • 26.3%Electricity
  • 13.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Lynnfield compared to Massachusetts state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above 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 above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Lynnfield on our top lists:

  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Armenia (population 500+)"
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  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Syria (population 500+)"
  • #69 (01940) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Greek first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #75 (01940) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Irish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox adherents"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox congregations (pop. 50,000+)"
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Total of 408 patent applications in 2008-2022.