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Population (year 2000): 6,132. Estimated population in July 2005: 6,344 (+3.5% change)
Males: 3,003 (49.0%), Females: 3,129 (51.0%)

Median resident age: 38.1 years
Median household income: $54,293 (year 2000)
Median house value: $133,600 (year 2000)

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Races in Granby:

  • White Non-Hispanic (96.3%)
  • Hispanic (1.2%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • Other race (0.5%)
  • Black (0.5%)

Ancestries: French (22.4%), Irish (21.2%), Polish (18.2%), French Canadian (17.8%), English (14.8%), German (10.5%).

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Elevation: 330 feet

Land area: 3.5 square miles

Granby,

For population 25 years and over in Granby

  • High school or higher: 89.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.8%
  • Unemployed: 4.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 20.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Granby town

  • Never married: 27.3%
  • Now married: 58.8%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 7.0%

2.4% Foreign born (1.5% Europe, 0.5% Latin America, 0.5% North America).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: MA (7.6 miles Chicopee, pop. 54,653).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: MA Boston, (98.5 miles pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: York, NY New (144.0 miles pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: MA Granby, (0.0 miles Hadley, MA South (3.7 miles Amherst, MA (5.6 miles South MA (7.4 miles Hadley, MA (7.6 miles Chicopee, MA Holyoke, (8.0 miles MA (8.4 miles Belchertown, .


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 22 buildings, average cost: $111,600
  • 1997: 22 buildings, average cost: $112,700
  • 1998: 24 buildings, average cost: $133,500
  • 1999: 25 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2000: 24 buildings, average cost: $146,400
  • 2001: 23 buildings, average cost: $166,600
  • 2002: 27 buildings, average cost: $189,800
  • 2003: 38 buildings, average cost: $163,200
  • 2004: 33 buildings, average cost: $227,800
  • 2005: 23 buildings, average cost: $230,700

Latitude: 42.26 N, Longitude: 72.52 W

Area code: 413

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (31.1%), Manufacturing (12.0%).


 

Crime in Granby by Year

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Rapes 2 2 1 2
    per 100,000 32.6 32.6 16.3 32.6
Robberies 1 1 2 0
    per 100,000 16.3 16.3 32.6 0.0
Assaults 35 16 17 13
    per 100,000 570.8 260.9 277.2 212.0
Burglaries 41 47 29 20
    per 100,000 668.6 766.5 472.9 326.2
Thefts 40 44 45 52
    per 100,000 652.3 717.5 733.9 848.0
Auto thefts 6 8 4 9
    per 100,000 97.8 130.5 65.2 146.8
212.8 162.9 139.4 123.9


Average climate in Granby, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Granby-area historical tornado activity is above Massachusetts state average. It is 9% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/3/1979, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.9 miles away from the Granby city center killed 3 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 6/9/1953, a category 4 tornado 28.3 miles away from the city center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.


Hospitals/medical centers near Granby:
  • HEALTHSOUTH HOSP OF WESTERN MA (about 7 miles; LUDLOW, MA)
  • HOLYOKE HOSPITAL INC (about 9 miles; HOLYOKE, MA)
  • SOLDIERS HOME OF HOLYOKE (about 9 miles; HOLYOKE, MA)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Granby:
  • WESTOVER ARB/METROPOLITAN (about 6 miles; SPRINGFIELD/CHICOPEE, MA; ID: CEF)
  • BARNES MUNI (about 15 miles; WESTFIELD/SPRINGFIELD, MA; ID: BAF)
  • BRADLEY INTL (about 25 miles; WINDSOR LOCKS, CT; ID: BDL)
Other public-use airports nearest to Granby:
  • NORTHAMPTON (about 7 miles; NORTHAMPTON, MA; ID: 7B2)
  • METROPOLITAN (about 16 miles; PALMER, MA; ID: PMX)
  • TURNERS FALLS (about 23 miles; MONTAGUE, MA; ID: 0B5)

Amtrak stations near Granby:
  • 9 miles: AMHERST (RAILROAD ST.). Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 12 miles: SPRINGFIELD (66 LYMAN ST.). Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, snack bar, vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

College/University in Granby:
  • SAINT HYACINTH COLLEGE AND SEMINARY (Location: 66 SCHOOL ST; Private, not-for-profit)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Granby:
  • MOUNT HOLYOKE COLLEGE (about 5 miles; SOUTH HADLEY, MA; Full-time enrollment: 2,029)
  • HOLYOKE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 9 miles; HOLYOKE, MA; FT enrollment: 3,747)
  • WESTERN NEW ENGLAND COLLEGE (about 9 miles; SPRINGFIELD, MA; FT enrollment: 3,285)
  • SMITH COLLEGE (about 10 miles; NORTHAMPTON, MA; FT enrollment: 3,053)
  • SPRINGFIELD COLLEGE (about 10 miles; SPRINGFIELD, MA; FT enrollment: 4,176)
  • UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS-AMHERST (about 11 miles; AMHERST, MA; FT enrollment: 21,468)
  • SPRINGFIELD TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 12 miles; SPRINGFIELD, MA; FT enrollment: 4,026)
Public high school in Granby:
  • GRANBY JR SR HIGH SCH (Students: 507; Location: 385 EAST STATE STREET; Grades: 07 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Granby:
  • WEST ST (Students: 337; Location: 14 WEST STREET; Grades: PK - 03)
  • EAST MEADOW (Students: 295; Location: 393 EAST STATE STREET; Grades: 04 - 06)
Library in Granby:
  • GRANBY FREE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $103,286; Location: LIBRARY LANE; 21,974 books; 404 audio materials; 971 video materials; 94 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Granby: Granby Townhall (A), Granby Free Public Library (B).

Churches in Granby include: Church of Christ (A), Living Gate Evangelical Free Church (B), Immaculate Heart of Mary Church (C).

Reservoirs and swamps: Hopkinton Reservoir (A), Porter Swamp (B).

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Ingraham Brook (A).


Granby compared to Massachusetts state average:
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Granby:
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WACE (730 AM; 5 kW; CHICOPEE, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WPNI (1430 AM; 5 kW; AMHERST, MA; Owner: WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS RADIO COMPANY)
  • WHYN (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WSPR (1270 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: ANTONIO F. AND HELENA R. GOIS, TENANTS BY THE ENTIRETY)
  • WIZZ (1520 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: P. & M. RADIO, LLC)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WHNP (1600 AM; 3 kW; EAST LONGMEADOW, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WARE (1250 AM; 5 kW; WARE, MA; Owner: SUCCESS SIGNAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Granby:
  • WHYN-FM (93.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRNX (100.9 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS RADIO COMPANY)
  • WFCR (88.5 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • W246AM (97.1 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, LLC)
  • WAMH (89.3 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF AMHERST COLLEGE)
  • WAQY (102.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WCCH (103.5 FM; HOLYOKE, MA; Owner: HOLYOKE COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WLZX (99.3 FM; NORTHAMPTON, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WPKX (97.9 FM; ENFIELD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WEIB (106.3 FM; NORTHAMPTON, MA; Owner: CUTTING EDGE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPVQ (95.3 FM; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WAAF (107.3 FM; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMAS-FM (94.7 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: LAPPIN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHAI (98.3 FM; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WMUA (91.1 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • WTIC-FM (96.5 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WWUH (91.3 FM; WEST HARTFORD, CT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HARTFORD)
  • WRSI (93.9 FM; TURNERS FALLS, MA; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Granby:
  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • WWLP (Channel 22; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: WWLP BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • W11BJ (Channel 11; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS SITE MANAGEMENT LLC)
  • W67DF (Channel 67; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WGBY-TV (Channel 57; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WGGB-TV (Channel 40; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: WGGB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WUVN (Channel 18; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WTXX (Channel 20; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: WTXX INC.)
  • WVIT (Channel 30; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WEDH (Channel 24; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDMR-LP (Channel 65; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: ZGS HARTFORD, INC.)

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