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Population (year 2000): 20,377. Estimated population in July 2005: 20,297 (-0.4% change)
Males: 9,611 (47.2%), Females: 10,766 (52.8%)

Median resident age: 41.9 years
Median household income: $73,968 (year 2000)
Median house value: $340,700 (year 2000)

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Races in Marblehead:

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

Ancestries: Irish (24.2%), English (21.2%), Italian (9.6%), German (9.0%), Russian (6.2%), United States (5.1%).

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Elevation: 65 feet

Land area: 4.5 square miles

Marblehead,

For population 25 years and over in Marblehead

  • High school or higher: 96.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 61.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 25.7%
  • Unemployed: 2.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 32.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Marblehead town

  • Never married: 21.3%
  • Now married: 61.6%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 8.9%

6.7% Foreign born (4.8% Europe, 0.7% North America).



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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: MA Lynn, (6.5 miles pop. 89,050).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: MA Boston, (19.7 miles pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: York, NY New (243.8 miles pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: MA Marblehead, (0.0 miles MA Salem, (2.8 miles MA (3.3 miles Swampscott, MA (4.5 miles Beverly, MA Lynn, (6.5 miles MA (6.6 miles Nahant, .


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 26 buildings, average cost: $231,600
  • 1997: 24 buildings, average cost: $284,400
  • 1998: 33 buildings, average cost: $236,900
  • 1999: 17 buildings, average cost: $226,600
  • 2000: 16 buildings, average cost: $255,700
  • 2001: 17 buildings, average cost: $349,500
  • 2002: 14 buildings, average cost: $300,000
  • 2003: 12 buildings, average cost: $220,600
  • 2004: 25 buildings, average cost: $369,300
  • 2005: 29 buildings, average cost: $289,800

Latitude: 42.50 N, Longitude: 70.86 W

Area codes: 781, 339

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (21.5%), Professional,scientific,management,administrative,and waste management services (18.0%), Finance,insurance,real estate,and rental and leasing (12.5%), Retail trade (10.4%).


 

Crime in Marblehead 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 2 0 1 0 1 0
    per 100,000 9.8 0.0 4.9 0.0 4.9 0.0
Robberies 0 3 1 3 2 2
    per 100,000 0.0 14.7 4.9 14.7 9.8 9.8
Assaults 17 13 13 16 10 1
    per 100,000 83.4 63.8 63.8 78.5 49.1 4.9
Burglaries 25 10 25 13 35 18
    per 100,000 122.7 49.1 122.7 63.8 171.8 88.3
Thefts 279 190 226 194 188 158
    per 100,000 1369.2 932.4 1109.1 952.1 922.6 775.4
Auto thefts 8 14 19 7 10 3
    per 100,000 39.3 68.7 93.2 34.4 49.1 14.7
87.1 63.4 76.6 65.4 67.6 42.3


Average climate in Marblehead, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Marblehead,

Marblehead-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Massachusetts state average. It is 46% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/29/1974, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 24.6 miles away from the Marblehead city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/9/1953, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 47.1 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.


Birthplace of: Elbridge Gerry - (1813-1886), lawyer, Congressman from Maine, Estelle Parsons - (born 1927), actress.


Main business address for: FIRST MARBLEHEAD CORP (PERSONAL CREDIT INSTITUTIONS).


Hospitals/medical centers near Marblehead:
  • SALEM HOSPITAL CORPORATION,THE (about 3 miles; SALEM, MA)
  • SHAUGHNESSY-KAPLAN REHAB HOSP HOSP (about 3 miles; SALEM, MA)
  • BEVERLY HOSPITAL (about 5 miles; BEVERLY, MA)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Marblehead:
  • GENERAL EDWARD LAWRENCE LOGAN INTL (about 14 miles; BOSTON, MA; ID: BOS)
  • LAURENCE G HANSCOM FLD (about 30 miles; BEDFORD, MA; ID: BED)
  • PEASE INTERNATIONAL TRADEPORT (about 40 miles; PORTSMOUTH, NH; ID: PSM)
Other public-use airports nearest to Marblehead:
  • BEVERLY MUNI (about 7 miles; BEVERLY, MA; ID: BVY)
  • PLUM ISLAND (about 20 miles; NEWBURYPORT, MA; ID: 2B2)
  • LAWRENCE MUNI (about 24 miles; LAWRENCE, MA; ID: LWM)

Amtrak stations near Marblehead:
  • 17 miles: BOSTON, NORTH STATION (BOSTON, 126 CAUSEWAY ST.). Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area.
  • 17 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.
  • 18 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 Marblehead:
  • SALEM STATE COLLEGE (about 3 miles; SALEM, MA; Full-time enrollment: 5,917)
  • NORTH SHORE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 8 miles; DANVERS, MA; FT enrollment: 3,663)
  • BUNKER HILL COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 17 miles; BOSTON, MA; FT enrollment: 3,638)
  • SUFFOLK UNIVERSITY (about 17 miles; BOSTON, MA; FT enrollment: 5,291)
  • EMERSON COLLEGE (about 18 miles; Boston, MA; FT enrollment: 3,697)
  • TUFTS UNIVERSITY (about 18 miles; MEDFORD, MA; FT enrollment: 8,627)
  • UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS-BOSTON (about 19 miles; BOSTON, MA; FT enrollment: 9,248)
Public high school in Marblehead:
  • MARBLEHEAD HIGH (Students: 934; Location: 2 HUMPHREY STREET; Grades: 09 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Marblehead:
  • MARBLEHEAD MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 856; Location: 93 VILLAGE STREET; Grades: 05 - 08)
  • MALCOLM L BELL (Students: 415; Location: 40 BALDWIN RD; Grades: PK - 04)
  • GLOVER (Students: 315; Location: 3 MAPLE STREET; Grades: KG - 04)
  • L H COFFIN (Students: 216; Location: 1 TURNER RD; Grades: KG - 04)
  • MARBLEHEAD COMMUNITY CHARTER SCHOOL (Students: 177; Location: 17 LIME STREET; Grades: 05 - 08)
  • ELBRIDGE GERRY (Students: 157; Location: 50 ELM STREET; Grades: KG - 02)
  • DR SAMUEL C EVELETH (Students: 123; Location: 3 BROOK RD; Grades: KG - 02)
Private primary/middle schools in Marblehead:
  • THE TOWER SCHOOL (Students: 306; Location: 75 W SHORE DR; Grades: PK - 9)
  • DEVEREUX SCHOOL (Students: 37; Location: 44 SMITH; Grades: PK - 3)
Library in Marblehead:
  • ABBOT PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $793,827; Location: 235 PLEASANT ST.; 105,665 books; 6,346 audio materials; 2,747 video materials; 267 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Marblehead: Eastern Yacht Club (A), Marblehead Light (B), Boston Yacht Club (C), Corinthian Yacht Club (D), Dolphin Yacht Club (E), Fort Sewall (F), Abbot Hall (G), Abbott Public Library (H), Hooper Mansion (I), Jewish Community Center (J), Hearth and Eagle House (K), Grand Army of the Republic Museum (L), Central Fire Station (M).

Churches in Marblehead include: Temple Sinai (A), Clifton Lutheran Church (B), Star of the Sea Catholic Church (C), Saint Stephens Methodist Church (D).

Cemeteries: Harbor View Cemetery (1), Waterside Cemetery (2), Old Burial Hill Cemetery (3).

Lakes and reservoirs: Ware Pond (A), Black Joe Pond (B), Flag Pond (C), Redds Pond (D), Oliver Pond (E), Bobby Harris Pond (F).

Parks in Marblehead include: Gatchell Green (1), Audubon Bird Sanctuary (2), Chandler-Hovey Park (3), Crocker Park (4), Goldthwait Reservation (5), Hobbs Playground (6), Gerry Playground (7), Fountain Park (8), Seaside Park (9).

Beaches: Greystone Beach (A), Riverhead Beach (B), Back Beach (C), Garmet Beach (D), Devereux Beach (E), Old Churm (F), Gas House Basin (G), Fort Beach (H).


Marblehead 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Marblehead:
  • WESX (1230 AM; 1 kW; SALEM, MA; Owner: NORTH SHORE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WNSH (1570 AM; 5 kW; BEVERLY, MA)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WROL (950 AM; 5 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WEZE (590 AM; 5 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: NEW ENGLAND CONTINENTAL MEDIA, INC.)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRCA (1330 AM; 25 kW; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: WRCA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WILD (1090 AM; daytime; 5 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: RADIO ONE OF BOSTON LICENSES, LLC)
  • WUNR (1600 AM; 20 kW; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: CHAMPION BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Marblehead:
  • WQSX (93.7 FM; LAWRENCE, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMWM (91.7 FM; SALEM, MA; Owner: SALEM STATE COLLEGE BD OF TRUSTEES)
  • 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.)
  • WBOQ (104.9 FM; GLOUCESTER, MA; Owner: MARLIN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • 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)
  • WFNX (101.7 FM; LYNN, MA; Owner: MCC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WODS (103.3 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Marblehead:
  • 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)
  • 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.)
  • WFXZ-CA (Channel 24; BOSTON, MA; Owner: BOSTON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • W40BO (Channel 40; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WHDN-LP (Channel 26; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GUENTER MARKSTEINER)
  • WWDP (Channel 46; NORWELL, MA; Owner: NORWELL TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WUTF (Channel 66; MARLBOROUGH, MA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BOSTON LLC)

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