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Population (year 2000): 13,801. Estimated population in July 2005: 13,847 (+0.3% change)
Males: 6,770 (49.1%), Females: 7,031 (50.9%)

Median resident age: 38.2 years
Median household income: $78,092 (year 2000)
Median house value: $237,100 (year 2000)

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Races in Holliston:

  • White Non-Hispanic (95.7%)
  • Hispanic (1.4%)
  • Black (0.9%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)

Ancestries: Irish (29.4%), Italian (18.3%), English (17.8%), German (9.7%), French (5.6%), Polish (5.6%).

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Elevation: 188 feet

Holliston,

For population 25 years and over in Holliston

  • High school or higher: 96.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 50.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 18.8%
  • Unemployed: 2.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 32.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Holliston town

  • Never married: 20.5%
  • Now married: 67.1%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 4.6%
  • Divorced: 6.6%

5.3% Foreign born (1.7% Europe, 1.3% Latin America, 1.2% North America, 1.0% Asia).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: MA (6.9 miles Framingham, pop. 66,910).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: MA Boston, (24.6 miles pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: York, NY New (200.1 miles pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: MA Medway, (4.5 miles MA (4.6 miles Sherborn, MA (5.0 miles Ashland, MA Millis, (5.1 miles MA Millis-Clicquot, (5.3 miles MA (6.7 miles Hopkinton, MA (6.9 miles Framingham,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 50 buildings, average cost: $143,200
  • 1997: 39 buildings, average cost: $152,500
  • 1998: 48 buildings, average cost: $165,700
  • 1999: 48 buildings, average cost: $168,900
  • 2000: 51 buildings, average cost: $185,700
  • 2001: 27 buildings, average cost: $172,600
  • 2002: 31 buildings, average cost: $210,200
  • 2003: 35 buildings, average cost: $211,900
  • 2004: 26 buildings, average cost: $235,500
  • 2005: 50 buildings, average cost: $293,600

Latitude: 42.20 N, Longitude: 71.42 W

Area codes: 508, 774

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (25.2%), Manufacturing (13.4%), Professional,scientific,management,administrative,and waste management services (12.7%).


 

Crime in Holliston by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Rapes 0 0 0 0 2 2
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 14.5 14.5
Robberies 0 0 0 1 0 2
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 7.2 0.0 14.5
Assaults 2 2 5 5 9 15
    per 100,000 14.5 14.5 36.2 36.2 65.2 108.7
Burglaries 8 14 11 17 18 15
    per 100,000 58.0 101.4 79.7 123.2 130.4 108.7
Thefts 39 18 35 68 49 26
    per 100,000 282.6 130.4 253.6 492.7 355.0 188.4
Auto thefts 2 1 4 8 8 5
    per 100,000 14.5 7.2 29.0 58.0 58.0 36.2
19.4 15.8 25.3 42.4 46.8 49.9


Average climate in Holliston, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Holliston,

Holliston-area historical tornado activity is near Massachusetts state average. It is 26% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.5 miles away from the Holliston 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 18.6 miles away from the city center injured 17 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.


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Main business address for: HARVARD BIOSCIENCE INC (LABORATORY ANALYTICAL INSTRUMENTS).


Hospitals/medical centers near Holliston:
  • MILFORD WHITINSVILLE REG HOSPITAL (about 8 miles; MILFORD, MA)
  • METROWEST MEDICAL CENTER (about 9 miles; FRAMINGHAM, MA)
  • MEDFIELD STATE HOSPITAL (about 9 miles; MEDFIELD, MA)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Holliston:
  • LAURENCE G HANSCOM FLD (about 21 miles; BEDFORD, MA; ID: BED)
  • WORCESTER REGIONAL (about 31 miles; WORCESTER, MA; ID: ORH)
  • GENERAL EDWARD LAWRENCE LOGAN INTL (about 32 miles; BOSTON, MA; ID: BOS)
Other public-use airports nearest to Holliston:
  • NORFOLK (about 8 miles; NORFOLK, MA; ID: 32M)
  • HOPEDALE INDUSTRIAL PARK (about 9 miles; HOPEDALE, MA; ID: 1B6)
  • MARLBORO (about 11 miles; MARLBORO, MA; ID: 9B1)

Amtrak stations near Holliston:
  • 6 miles: FRAMINGHAM (443 WAVERLY ST.). Services: public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 20 miles: ROUTE 128 (WESTWOOD, UNIVERSITY AVE. & RTE. 128). Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Holliston:
  • FRAMINGHAM STATE COLLEGE (about 9 miles; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Full-time enrollment: 4,185)
  • WELLESLEY COLLEGE (about 13 miles; WELLESLEY, MA; FT enrollment: 2,241)
  • MASSACHUSETTS BAY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 13 miles; WELLESLEY HILLS, MA; FT enrollment: 2,938)
  • BRANDEIS UNIVERSITY (about 18 miles; WALTHAM, MA; FT enrollment: 4,444)
  • BENTLEY COLLEGE (about 20 miles; WALTHAM, MA; FT enrollment: 4,651)
  • BOSTON COLLEGE (about 20 miles; CHESTNUT HILL, MA; FT enrollment: 13,341)
  • BRYANT COLLEGE (about 22 miles; SMITHFIELD, RI; FT enrollment: 2,926)
Public high school in Holliston:
  • HOLLISTON HIGH (Students: 854; Location: 370 HOLLIS STREET; Grades: 09 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Holliston:
  • PLACENTINO ELEMENTARY (Students: 786; Location: 235 WOODLAND STREET; Grades: PK - 03)
  • ROBERT H. ADAMS MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 772; Location: 323 WOODLAND STREET; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • MILLER SCHOOL (Students: 705; Location: 235 WOODLAND STREET; Grades: 03 - 05)
Library in Holliston:
  • HOLLISTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $424,618; Location: 752 WASHINGTON ST.; 55,565 books; 2,304 audio materials; 1,364 video materials; 157 serial subscriptions)

Holliston 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 below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage 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 above state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Holliston:
  • WAMG (890 AM; 25 kW; DEDHAM, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DEDHAM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WSRO (650 AM; 2 kW; ASHLAND, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING GROUP, LLC)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WRCA (1330 AM; 25 kW; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: WRCA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUNR (1600 AM; 20 kW; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: CHAMPION BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WNTN (1550 AM; 10 kW; NEWTON, MA; Owner: COLT COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Holliston:
  • WHHB (99.9 FM; HOLLISTON, MA; Owner: HOLLISTON HIGH SCHOOL)
  • WBMX (98.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS 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.)
  • WBOS (92.9 FM; BROOKLINE, 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.)
  • 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.)
  • WWBB (101.5 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGAO (88.3 FM; FRANKLIN, MA; Owner: DEAN COLLEGE)
  • WWKX (106.3 FM; WOONSOCKET, RI; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WAAF (107.3 FM; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBCN (104.1 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: HEMISPHERE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WZLX (100.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF BOSTON)
  • W267AI (101.3 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: MCC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WERS (88.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: EMERSON COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Holliston:
  • WCVB-TV (Channel 5; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WCVB HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • WGBH-TV (Channel 2; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WUTF (Channel 66; MARLBOROUGH, MA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BOSTON LLC)
  • WBZ-TV (Channel 4; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WGBX-TV (Channel 44; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WMFP (Channel 62; LAWRENCE, MA; Owner: WSAH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WHDH-TV (Channel 7; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WHDH-TV)
  • WSBK-TV (Channel 38; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WLVI-TV (Channel 56; CAMBRIDGE, MA; Owner: WLVI, INC.)
  • WFXT (Channel 25; BOSTON, MA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • W40BO (Channel 40; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WNAC-TV (Channel 64; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: WNAC, LLC)
  • WPRI-TV (Channel 12; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: TVL BROADCASTING OF RHODE ISLAND, LLC)
  • WBPX (Channel 68; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • WLNE-TV (Channel 6; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND, INC.)
  • WJAR (Channel 10; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWDP (Channel 46; NORWELL, MA; Owner: NORWELL TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WTMU-LP (Channel 32; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ZGS BOSTON, INC.)
  • WCEA-LP (Channel 58; BOSTON, MA; Owner: CHANNEL 19 TV CORPORATION)
  • WSBE-TV (Channel 36; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: RHODE ISLAND PUBLIC TELECOM. AUTHORITY)
  • WPXQ (Channel 69; BLOCK ISLAND, RI; Owner: OCEAN STATE TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • WFXZ-CA (Channel 24; BOSTON, MA; Owner: BOSTON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WRIW-LP (Channel 50; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: ZGS PROVIDENCE, INC.)

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