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Population (year 2000): 13,837. Estimated population in July 2005: 13,949 (+0.8% change)
Males: 6,818 (49.3%), Females: 7,019 (50.7%)

Zip codes: .

Median resident age: 37.8 years
Median household income: $76,962 (year 2000)
Median house value: $270,300 (year 2000)

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Races in North Reading:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.0%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)
  • Chinese (0.6%)

Ancestries: Irish (30.0%), Italian (24.6%), English (16.2%), German (6.3%), French (6.2%), United States (5.7%).

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Elevation: 100 feet

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For population 25 years and over in North Reading

  • High school or higher: 92.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 41.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.3%
  • Unemployed: 0.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 30.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in North Reading town

  • Never married: 22.4%
  • Now married: 65.3%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 5.7%
  • Divorced: 5.8%

5.7% Foreign born (2.7% Europe, 1.1% Asia, 1.0% Latin America).



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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: MA Malden, (10.2 miles pop. 56,340).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: MA Boston, (17.5 miles pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: York, NY New (234.1 miles pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: MA (4.0 miles Reading, MA (4.5 miles Middleton, MA (4.8 miles Lynnfield, MA (5.1 miles Wakefield, MA (6.4 miles Wilmington,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 55 buildings, average cost: $233,400
  • 1997: 61 buildings, average cost: $190,800
  • 1998: 74 buildings, average cost: $278,200
  • 1999: 65 buildings, average cost: $221,400
  • 2000: 38 buildings, average cost: $286,600
  • 2001: 33 buildings, average cost: $339,000
  • 2002: 43 buildings, average cost: $269,900
  • 2003: 43 buildings, average cost: $338,900
  • 2004: 41 buildings, average cost: $294,900
  • 2005: 32 buildings, average cost: $329,900

Latitude: 42.58 N, Longitude: 71.08 W

Area code: 978

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (21.2%), Professional,scientific,management,administrative,and waste management services (12.6%), Manufacturing (11.9%).


 

Crime in North Reading by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2003
Murders 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Rapes 1 0 0 1
    per 100,000 7.2 0.0 0.0 7.2
Robberies 2 1 2 2
    per 100,000 14.5 7.2 14.5 14.5
Assaults 1 4 4 9
    per 100,000 7.2 28.9 28.9 65.0
Burglaries 11 13 10 32
    per 100,000 79.5 94.0 72.3 231.3
Thefts 70 35 34 59
    per 100,000 505.9 252.9 245.7 426.4
Auto thefts 7 5 9 0
    per 100,000 50.6 36.1 65.0 0.0
38.5 27.5 30.2 53.5


Average climate in North Reading, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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North Reading-area historical tornado activity is near Massachusetts state average. It is 34% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/29/1974, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.9 miles away from the North Reading 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 35.8 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.


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Hospitals/medical centers near North Reading:
  • NEW ENGLAND REHAB HOSP (about 9 miles; WOBURN, MA)
  • VENCOR HOSPITAL NORTH SHORE (about 9 miles; PEABODY, MA)
  • WINCHESTER HOSPITAL (about 10 miles; WINCHESTER, MA)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to North Reading:
  • LAURENCE G HANSCOM FLD (about 16 miles; BEDFORD, MA; ID: BED)
  • GENERAL EDWARD LAWRENCE LOGAN INTL (about 17 miles; BOSTON, MA; ID: BOS)
  • MANCHESTER (about 35 miles; MANCHESTER, NH; ID: MHT)
Other public-use airports nearest to North Reading:
  • LAWRENCE MUNI (about 11 miles; LAWRENCE, MA; ID: LWM)
  • MERRIMACK VALLEY (about 12 miles; METHUEN, MA; ID: MA2)
  • BEVERLY MUNI (about 13 miles; BEVERLY, MA; ID: BVY)

Amtrak stations near North Reading:
  • 7 miles: WOBURN (100 ATLANTIC AVE.). Services: ticket office.
  • 14 miles: HAVERHILL (WASHINGTON ST. @ RAILROAD SQUARE). Services: ticket office.
  • 15 miles: BOSTON, NORTH STATION (BOSTON, 126 CAUSEWAY ST.). Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to North Reading:
  • MERRIMACK COLLEGE (about 8 miles; NORTH ANDOVER, MA; Full-time enrollment: 2,384)
  • NORTH SHORE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 10 miles; DANVERS, MA; FT enrollment: 3,663)
  • TUFTS UNIVERSITY (about 11 miles; MEDFORD, MA; FT enrollment: 8,627)
  • SALEM STATE COLLEGE (about 14 miles; SALEM, MA; FT enrollment: 5,917)
  • BUNKER HILL COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 14 miles; BOSTON, MA; FT enrollment: 3,638)
  • HARVARD UNIVERSITY (about 14 miles; CAMBRIDGE, MA; FT enrollment: 20,531)
  • LESLEY UNIVERSITY (about 14 miles; CAMBRIDGE, MA; FT enrollment: 3,700)
Public high school in North Reading:
  • NORTH READING HIGH (Students: 655; Location: 189 PARK STREET; Grades: 09 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in North Reading:
  • NORTH READING MIDDLE (Students: 619; Location: 19 SHERMAN ROAD; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • J TURNER HOOD (Students: 515; Location: 298A HAVERHILL; Grades: PK - 05)
  • L D BATCHELDER (Students: 445; Location: 2 PEABODY STREET; Grades: KG - 05)
  • E ETHEL LITTLE SCHOOL (Students: 430; Location: 7 BARBERRY LANE; Grades: PK - 05)
Library in North Reading:
  • FLINT MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $382,129; Location: 147 PARK ST.; 57,475 books; 3,652 audio materials; 1,887 video materials; 217 serial subscriptions)

North Reading compared to Massachusetts state average:
  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly 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 North Reading:
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEZE (590 AM; 5 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: NEW ENGLAND CONTINENTAL MEDIA, INC.)
  • WRCA (1330 AM; 25 kW; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: WRCA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WROL (950 AM; 5 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • WNSH (1570 AM; 5 kW; BEVERLY, MA)
  • WUNR (1600 AM; 20 kW; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: CHAMPION BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • WXKS (1430 AM; 5 kW; EVERETT, MA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in North Reading:
  • WQSX (93.7 FM; LAWRENCE, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WKLB-FM (99.5 FM; LOWELL, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • W227AM (93.3 FM; ANDOVER, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WXRV (92.5 FM; HAVERHILL, MA; Owner: BEANPOT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WFNX (101.7 FM; LYNN, MA; Owner: MCC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WBOS (92.9 FM; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WROR-FM (105.7 FM; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WGBH (89.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WBUR-FM (90.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF BOSTON UNIVERSITY)
  • WHRB (95.3 FM; CAMBRIDGE, MA; Owner: HARVARD RADIO BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around North Reading:
  • WFXZ-CA (Channel 24; BOSTON, MA; Owner: BOSTON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WCVB-TV (Channel 5; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WCVB HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • WGBH-TV (Channel 2; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WBPX (Channel 68; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WTMU-LP (Channel 32; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ZGS BOSTON, INC.)
  • WCEA-LP (Channel 58; BOSTON, MA; Owner: CHANNEL 19 TV CORPORATION)
  • WFXT (Channel 25; BOSTON, MA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • W40BO (Channel 40; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WUTF (Channel 66; MARLBOROUGH, MA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BOSTON LLC)
  • WHDN-LP (Channel 26; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GUENTER MARKSTEINER)
  • WWDP (Channel 46; NORWELL, MA; Owner: NORWELL TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WNDS (Channel 50; DERRY, NH; Owner: CTV OF DERRY, INC)

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