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Population (year 2000): 19,882. Estimated population in July 2005: 21,507 (+8.2% change)
Males: 9,392 (47.2%), Females: 10,490 (52.8%)

Zip codes: .

Median resident age: 40.4 years
Median household income: $83,018 (year 2000)
Median house value: $351,400 (year 2000)

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Races in Hingham:

  • White Non-Hispanic (96.9%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)

Ancestries: Irish (37.2%), English (17.7%), Italian (16.8%), German (7.7%), United States (7.5%), Scottish (4.1%).

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Elevation: 60 feet

Land area: 3.1 square miles

Hingham,

For population 25 years and over in Hingham

  • High school or higher: 96.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 57.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 23.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 33.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hingham town

  • Never married: 19.8%
  • Now married: 65.0%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 8.2%
  • Divorced: 5.7%

3.9% Foreign born (2.5% Europe, 0.5% Asia, 0.5% North America).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: MA (4.6 miles Weymouth, pop. 53,988).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: MA Boston, (15.1 miles pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: York, NY New (233.7 miles pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: MA Hingham, (0.0 miles MA Hull, (3.5 miles MA (4.6 miles Weymouth, MA (5.7 miles Cohasset, MA (7.7 miles Rockland, MA Braintree, (8.0 miles


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 13 buildings, average cost: $181,900
  • 1997: 21 buildings, average cost: $212,600
  • 1998: 22 buildings, average cost: $213,900
  • 1999: 24 buildings, average cost: $246,400
  • 2000: 54 buildings, average cost: $232,300
  • 2001: 13 buildings, average cost: $436,200
  • 2002: 39 buildings, average cost: $323,400
  • 2003: 64 buildings, average cost: $324,700
  • 2004: 61 buildings, average cost: $292,400
  • 2005: 63 buildings, average cost: $355,100

Latitude: 42.24 N, Longitude: 70.89 W

Area codes: 781, 339

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (23.0%), Professional,scientific,management,administrative,and waste management services (17.7%), Finance,insurance,real estate,and rental and leasing (15.5%).


 

Crime in Hingham by Year

Type 1999 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 2
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 10.1
Rapes 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0
Robberies 0 6 0
    per 100,000 0.0 30.2 0.0
Assaults 40 11 12
    per 100,000 201.2 55.3 60.4
Burglaries 69 59 63
    per 100,000 347.0 296.8 316.9
Thefts 222 292 305
    per 100,000 1116.6 1468.7 1534.1
Auto thefts 17 15 17
    per 100,000 85.5 75.4 85.5
116.0 105.7 112.5


Average climate in Hingham, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Hingham,

Hingham-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Massachusetts state average. It is 51% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 43.7 miles away from the Hingham city center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 6/9/1953, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 25.1 miles away from the city center injured 17 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.


Birthplace of: Tony Amonte - NHL player (Calgary Flames, born: Aug 2, 1970), Levi Lincoln - (1749-1820), Atty General, Governor of Massachusetts.


Main business address for: TALBOTS INC (RETAIL-WOMEN'S CLOTHING STORES), OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH & REHABILITATION INC (SERVICES-HEALTH SERVICES).


Hospitals/medical centers near Hingham:
  • SOUTH SHORE HOSPITAL (about 7 miles; SOUTH WEYMOUTH, MA)
  • QUINCY MEDICAL CENTER (about 8 miles; QUINCY, MA)
  • QUINCY MENTAL HEALTH CENTER (about 8 miles; QUINCY, MA)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Hingham:
  • GENERAL EDWARD LAWRENCE LOGAN INTL (about 11 miles; BOSTON, MA; ID: BOS)
  • LAURENCE G HANSCOM FLD (about 32 miles; BEDFORD, MA; ID: BED)
  • THEODORE FRANCIS GREEN STATE (about 52 miles; PROVIDENCE, RI; ID: PVD)
Other public-use airports nearest to Hingham:
  • CRANLAND (about 16 miles; HANSON, MA; ID: 28M)
  • MONPONSETT POND (about 17 miles; HALIFAX, MA; ID: MA6)
  • MARSHFIELD MUNICIPAL - GEORGE HARLOW FIELD (about 19 miles; MARSHFIELD, MA; ID: 3B2)

Amtrak stations near Hingham:
  • 15 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.
  • 15 miles: BOSTON, NORTH STATION (BOSTON, 126 CAUSEWAY ST.). Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area.
  • 16 miles: BACK BAY (BOSTON, 145 DARTMOUTH ST.). Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hingham:
  • QUINCY COLLEGE (about 8 miles; QUINCY, MA; Full-time enrollment: 2,528)
  • UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS-BOSTON (about 14 miles; BOSTON, MA; FT enrollment: 9,248)
  • MASSASOIT COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 14 miles; BROCKTON, MA; FT enrollment: 4,161)
  • BABSON COLLEGE (about 15 miles; WELLESLEY, MA; FT enrollment: 2,659)
  • SUFFOLK UNIVERSITY (about 15 miles; BOSTON, MA; FT enrollment: 5,291)
  • EMERSON COLLEGE (about 16 miles; Boston, MA; FT enrollment: 3,697)
  • BUNKER HILL COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 16 miles; BOSTON, MA; FT enrollment: 3,638)
Public high school in Hingham:
  • HINGHAM HIGH (Students: 966; Location: 17 UNION STREET; Grades: 09 - 12)
Private high school in Hingham:
  • NOTRE DAME ACADEMY SCHOOL (Students: 556; Location: 1073 MAIN STREET; Grades: 9 - 12; Girls only)
Public primary/middle schools in Hingham:
  • HINGHAM MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 858; Location: 1103 MAIN STREET; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • PLYMOUTH RIVER (Students: 597; Location: 200 HIGH STREET; Grades: KG - 05)
  • SOUTH ELEM (Students: 593; Location: 831 MAIN STREET; Grades: PK - 05)
  • WM L FOSTER ELEM (Students: 576; Location: 55 DOWNER AVENUE; Grades: KG - 05)
Private primary/middle schools in Hingham:
  • DERBY ACADEMY (Students: 296; Location: 56 BURDITT AVE; Grades: PK - 9)
  • ST PAUL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 283; Location: 18 FEARING ROAD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • OLD COLONY MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 104; Location: 20 DERBY STREET; Grades: UG - UG)
Library in Hingham:
  • HINGHAM PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,051,642; Location: 66 LEAVITT ST.; 139,143 books; 9,294 audio materials; 8,246 video materials; 335 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Hingham: South Shore Country Club (A), Talbot Field (B), Hingham Public Library (C), Old Ship Meetinghouse (D).

Churches in Hingham include: Hingham Congregational Church (A), New North Church (B).

Cemetery: Saint Pauls Cemetery (1).

Lakes and swamps: Broad Cove (A), Home Meadows (B).

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Tower Brook (A), Accord Brook (B).

Park in Hingham: Lincoln Historic District (1).


Hingham compared to Massachusetts state average:
  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above 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 above 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 significantly above state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Hingham:
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WMKI (1260 AM; 5 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WUNR (1600 AM; 20 kW; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: CHAMPION BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRCA (1330 AM; 25 kW; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: WRCA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WEZE (590 AM; 5 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: NEW ENGLAND CONTINENTAL MEDIA, INC.)
  • WROL (950 AM; 5 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WAMG (890 AM; 25 kW; DEDHAM, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DEDHAM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WJDA (1300 AM; 1 kW; QUINCY, MA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hingham:
  • 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.)
  • W267AI (101.3 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: MCC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBCN (104.1 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: HEMISPHERE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WZLX (100.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF BOSTON)
  • WERS (88.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: EMERSON COLLEGE)
  • WHRB (95.3 FM; CAMBRIDGE, MA; Owner: HARVARD RADIO BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WBMX (98.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WBOS (92.9 FM; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WJMN (94.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCRB (102.5 FM; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: CHARLES RIVER BROADCASTING WCRB LICE)
  • WTKK (96.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WROR-FM (105.7 FM; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WGBH (89.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WBUR-FM (90.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF BOSTON UNIVERSITY)
  • WODS (103.3 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WATD-FM (95.9 FM; MARSHFIELD, MA; Owner: MARSHFIELD BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WBOT (97.7 FM; BROCKTON, MA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQSX (93.7 FM; LAWRENCE, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WUMB-FM (91.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)

TV broadcast stations around Hingham:
  • WBPX (Channel 68; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • WCVB-TV (Channel 5; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WCVB HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • WGBH-TV (Channel 2; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WTMU-LP (Channel 32; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ZGS BOSTON, INC.)
  • WCEA-LP (Channel 58; BOSTON, MA; Owner: CHANNEL 19 TV CORPORATION)
  • WHDH-TV (Channel 7; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WHDH-TV)
  • WWDP (Channel 46; NORWELL, MA; Owner: NORWELL TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WMFP (Channel 62; LAWRENCE, MA; Owner: WSAH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WSBK-TV (Channel 38; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WLVI-TV (Channel 56; CAMBRIDGE, MA; Owner: WLVI, INC.)
  • WBZ-TV (Channel 4; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WGBX-TV (Channel 44; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WFXT (Channel 25; BOSTON, MA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • W40BO (Channel 40; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WLNE-TV (Channel 6; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND, INC.)
  • WUTF (Channel 66; MARLBOROUGH, MA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BOSTON LLC)
  • WPRI-TV (Channel 12; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: TVL BROADCASTING OF RHODE ISLAND, LLC)
  • WNAC-TV (Channel 64; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: WNAC, LLC)
  • WLWC (Channel 28; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: C-28 FCC LICENSEE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WJAR (Channel 10; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFXZ-CA (Channel 24; BOSTON, MA; Owner: BOSTON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WSBE-TV (Channel 36; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: RHODE ISLAND PUBLIC TELECOM. AUTHORITY)

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