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Population (year 2000): 41,303. Estimated population in July 2005: 41,804 (+1.2% change)
Males: 19,860 (48.1%), Females: 21,443 (51.9%)

Median resident age: 36.3 years
Median household income: $44,893 (year 2000)
Median house value: $140,500 (year 2000)

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Races in Leominster:

  • White Non-Hispanic (81.5%)
  • Hispanic (11.0%)
  • Other race (4.3%)
  • Black (3.7%)
  • Two or more races (2.2%)
  • Other Asian (1.1%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: Italian (19.2%), Irish (18.3%), French (16.5%), French Canadian (11.2%), English (8.7%), German (5.5%).

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Elevation: 400 feet

Land area: 28.9 square miles

Leominster,

For population 25 years and over in Leominster

  • High school or higher: 81.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.9%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 25.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Leominster city

  • Never married: 26.8%
  • Now married: 54.1%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 10.4%

10.4% Foreign born (4.2% Latin America, 2.1% Asia, 1.8% North America, 1.6% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: +3,398 (+9.0%).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: MA Worcester, (18.2 miles pop. 172,648).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: MA Boston, (47.8 miles pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: York, NY New (194.9 miles pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: MA Fitchburg, (5.0 miles MA (5.1 miles Lunenburg, MA Sterling, (6.2 miles MA (7.1 miles Shirley, MA (7.4 miles Lancaster, Lancaster, MA (7.6 miles South


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 127 buildings, average cost: $83,400
  • 1997: 91 buildings, average cost: $97,300
  • 1998: 109 buildings, average cost: $93,600
  • 1999: 67 buildings, average cost: $112,200
  • 2000: 61 buildings, average cost: $112,600
  • 2001: 58 buildings, average cost: $112,500
  • 2002: 58 buildings, average cost: $218,000
  • 2003: 105 buildings, average cost: $165,500
  • 2004: 73 buildings, average cost: $181,200
  • 2005: 44 buildings, average cost: $193,700

Latitude: 42.53 N, Longitude: 71.75 W

Area code: 978


Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (25.5%), Educational,health and social services (20.2%), Retail trade (11.3%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,506 (-3.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 7,167 (36.1%)


 

Crime in Leominster by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003
Murders 0 0 1 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 2.4 0.0 0.0
Rapes 3 8 8 6 9
    per 100,000 7.3 19.4 19.4 14.5 21.8
Robberies 16 16 14 28 26
    per 100,000 38.7 38.7 33.9 67.8 62.9
Assaults 53 62 64 29 24
    per 100,000 128.3 150.1 155.0 70.2 58.1
Burglaries 183 242 215 151 184
    per 100,000 443.1 585.9 520.5 365.6 445.5
Thefts 1,201 1,009 990 888 829
    per 100,000 2907.8 2442.9 2396.9 2150.0 2007.1
Auto thefts 117 116 110 93 91
    per 100,000 283.3 280.9 266.3 225.2 220.3
210.2 210.6 204.9 169.8 168.3


Average climate in Leominster, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Leominster,

Leominster-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Massachusetts state average. It is 8% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.4 miles away from the Leominster city center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 6/22/1981, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.2 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.


Birthplace of: Johnny Appleseed - (1774-1847).


Hospital/medical center in Leominster:
  • HEALTH ALLIANCE HOSPITALS INC (60 HOSPITAL ROAD)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Leominster:
  • CLINTON HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION (about 9 miles; CLINTON, MA)
  • DEACONESS - NASHOBA HOSPITAL (about 12 miles; AYER, MA)
  • WORCESTER COUNTY HOSPITAL (about 14 miles; BOYLSTON, MA)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Leominster:
  • WORCESTER REGIONAL (about 20 miles; WORCESTER, MA; ID: ORH)
  • LAURENCE G HANSCOM FLD (about 33 miles; BEDFORD, MA; ID: BED)
  • MANCHESTER (about 36 miles; MANCHESTER, NH; ID: MHT)
Other public-use airports nearest to Leominster:
  • FITCHBURG MUNI (about 2 miles; FITCHBURG, MA; ID: FIT)
  • SHIRLEY (about 8 miles; SHIRLEY, MA; ID: 9B4)
  • STERLING (about 8 miles; STERLING, MA; ID: 3B3)

Amtrak station near Leominster:
  • 19 miles: WORCESTER (WORCHESTER, 45 SHREWSBURY ST.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Housing and Community Development(Local) 8 $14,213 $21,319 1 $1,497
Natural Resources 5 $16,994 $40,785 0 $0
Water Supply 16 $65,598 $49,198 0 $0
Elementary and Secondary - Instruction 684 $2,435,901 $42,735 50 $60,792
Elementary and Secondary - Other Total 147 $544,532 $44,451 60 $33,536
Local Libraries 16 $52,244 $39,183 0 $0
Other and Unallocable 21 $66,975 $38,271 6 $6,524
Financial Administration 17 $58,206 $41,086 1 $1,563
Other Government Administration 11 $29,869 $32,584 2 $2,361
Police Protection - Officers 91 $572,457 $75,488 8 $2,618
Streets and Highways 24 $73,761 $36,880 0 $0
Welfare 3 $10,297 $41,188 1 $1,107
Firefighters 82 $365,060 $53,423 1 $1,107
Health 6 $19,736 $39,472 0 $0
Sewerage 6 $22,118 $44,236 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 3 $13,588 $54,352 0 $0
Totals for Government 1140 $4,361,551 $45,911 130 $111,106


Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Leominster:
  • FITCHBURG STATE COLLEGE (about 5 miles; FITCHBURG, MA; Full-time enrollment: 3,660)
  • QUINSIGAMOND COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 16 miles; WORCESTER, MA; FT enrollment: 3,359)
  • MOUNT WACHUSETT COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 17 miles; GARDNER, MA; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • WORCESTER POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE (about 18 miles; WORCESTER, MA; FT enrollment: 3,426)
  • ASSUMPTION COLLEGE (about 18 miles; WORCESTER, MA; FT enrollment: 2,356)
  • WORCESTER STATE COLLEGE (about 19 miles; WORCESTER, MA; FT enrollment: 3,846)
  • COLLEGE OF THE HOLY CROSS (about 20 miles; WORCESTER, MA; FT enrollment: 2,808)
Public high schools in Leominster:
  • LEOMINSTER SENIOR HIGH (Students: 1,230; Location: 122 GRANITE STREET; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • LEOMINSTER CTR TECH EDUC (Students: 633; Location: 122 GRANITE STREET; Grades: 09 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Leominster:
  • JOHNNY APPLESEED (Students: 723; Location: 845 MAIN STREET; Grades: KG - 04)
  • SKY VIEW MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 708; Location: 500 KENNEDY WAY; Grades: 05 - 08)
  • SAMOSET SCHOOL (Students: 635; Location: 100 DECICCO DR; Grades: 05 - 08)
  • NORTHWEST (Students: 609; Location: 45 STEARNS AVENUE; Grades: 01 - 04)
  • FALL BROOK (Students: 601; Location: 25 DECICCO DR; Grades: 01 - 04)
  • SOUTHEAST MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 584; Location: 95 VISCOLOID AVENUE; Grades: 05 - 08)
  • BENNETT (Students: 280; Location: 145 PLEASANT STREET; Grades: PK - KG)
  • PRIEST STREET (Students: 225; Location: 115 PRIEST STREET; Grades: PK - KG)
Private primary/middle schools in Leominster:
  • JULIE COUNTRY DAY SCHOOL (Students: 282; Location: 365 LINDELL AVENUE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST LEO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 272; Location: 120 MAIN STREET; Grades: KG - 8)
  • SAINT ANNA SCHOOL (Students: 221; Location: 199 LANCASTER STREET; Grades: PK - 8)
  • NORTHWEST CHILD DEV CT (Students: 94; Location: 194 ARLINGTON ST; Grades: PK - KG)
  • KINGS CORNER DAY NUR - KIND 1 (Students: 40; Location: 20 NORWOOD AVENUE; Grades: PK - KG)
  • PICCOLO MONDO CHILD CARE AND L (Students: 15; Location: 680 MECHANIC STREET; Grades: KG - KG)
Library in Leominster:
  • LEOMINSTER PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $867,245; Location: 30 WEST ST.; 112,537 books; 3,222 audio materials; 3,120 video materials; 221 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Leominster: Mid-City Searstown (A), Monoosnock Country Club (B), Victory Northgate Plaza (C), Grand View Country Club (D), Health Alliance Hospital Library (E), Masonic Hall (F), Leominster Chamber Office (G), Leominster Public Library (H).

Shopping Centers: Leominster Plaza Shopping Center (1), Market Basket Plaza Shopping Center (2), Searstown Mall Shopping Center (3), Victory Northgate Plaza Shopping Center (4).

Churches in Leominster include: Leominster Spanish Seventh Day Church (A), Leominster United Methodist Church (B), Church of Christ (C), Congregation Agudas Achim (D), Congregation Church of Christ (E), Saint Leos Parish Church (F), Saint Anns Parish Church (G), First Baptist Church (H).

Cemeteries: Evergreen Cemetery (1), Saint Leo Cemetery (2), Pine Grove Cemetery (3).

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Rocky Pond (A), Haynes Reservoir (B), Morse Reservoir (C), Goodfellow Pond (D), Smith Pond (E), Simonds Pond (F), Notown Reservoir (G), Colburns Reservoir (H).

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Monoosnoc Brook (A), Fall Brook (B).

Parks in Leominster include: Desantis Field (1), Harris Field (2), Fournier Park (3), Monument Square Historic District (4).

Post office: (A).  


Leominster compared to Massachusetts state average:
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Leominster:
  • WCMX (1000 AM; daytime; 1 kW; LEOMINSTER, MA; Owner: TWIN CITY BAPTIST TEMPLE, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEIM (1280 AM; 5 kW; FITCHBURG, MA; Owner: LIVEAIR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFGL (960 AM; 3 kW; FITCHBURG, MA; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTAG (580 AM; 5 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WAMG (890 AM; 25 kW; DEDHAM, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DEDHAM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WAZN (1470 AM; 7 kW; MARLBOROUGH, MA; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Leominster:
  • WXLO (104.5 FM; FITCHBURG, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAAF (107.3 FM; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFEX (92.1 FM; PETERBOROUGH, NH; Owner: FNX BROADCASTING OF NEW HAMPSHIRE LLC)
  • WSRS (96.1 FM; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGIR-FM (101.1 FM; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQLL (96.5 FM; BEDFORD, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WLMW (90.7 FM; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: KNOWLEDGE FOR LIFE)
  • WBMX (98.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WZID (95.7 FM; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • 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)
  • WICN (90.5 FM; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: WICN PUBLIC RADIO, INC)
  • WBUR-FM (90.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF BOSTON UNIVERSITY)
  • WXKS-FM (107.9 FM; MEDFORD, MA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WINQ (97.7 FM; WINCHENDON, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WMJX (106.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Leominster:
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WUTF (Channel 66; MARLBOROUGH, MA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BOSTON LLC)
  • WCVB-TV (Channel 5; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WCVB HEARST-ARGYLE TV, 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.)
  • WBZ-TV (Channel 4; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WGBX-TV (Channel 44; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • 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.)
  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • W40BO (Channel 40; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WNDS (Channel 50; DERRY, NH; Owner: CTV OF DERRY, INC)
  • WCRN-LP (Channel 34; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

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