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Norton, Massachusetts
Norton, Massachusetts
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Official seal of Norton, Massachusetts
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Settled: 1669 – Incorporated: 1711
Zip Code(s): 02766 – Area Code(s): 508 / 774
Official website: http://www.nortonma.org/
Location
Location of Norton, Massachusetts
Location in Massachusetts
Government
County Bristol County
Form of Government Open town meeting
Executive office Town Manager
Geography
Area
Total 29.8 mi² / 77.2 km²
Land 28.7 mi² / 74.4 km²
Water 1.1 mi² / 2.9 km²
Coordinates 41°58′00″ N
71°11′15″ W
Elevation 105 ft / 32 m
Time zone Eastern (UTC-5)
Summer (DST) Eastern (UTC-4)
Population
Total (2000) 18036
Density 628.3/mi² / 242.6/km²
Wheaton College campus
Wheaton College campus

Norton is a town in Bristol County, Massachusetts, United States, and comprises the village of Norton Center. As of the censusGR2 of 2000, there were 18,036 people residing in the town. The town is the home of Wheaton College and the Tournament Players Club of Boston, at which the Deutsche Bank Championship, a tournament on the schedule of the PGA Tour, is contested annually on the weekend preceding the Labor Day holiday. Image File history File links Town_Common_Norton_Massachusetts. ... Image File history File links Norton_Massachusetts_seal. ... This article is about the U.S. State. ... // Events Samuel Pepys stopped writing his diary. ... A Municipal Corporation is a legal defintion for a local governing body, including (but not necessarily limited to) cities, counties, and towns. ... 1711 (MDCCXI) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the 11-day slower Julian calendar). ... Mr. ... 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Contents

History

Norton was first settled in 1669. Then called North Taunton for its location on the northern border of Taunton, Massachusetts, the town's name was shortened to Norton upon its official incorporation in 1711. // Events Samuel Pepys stopped writing his diary. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... 1711 (MDCCXI) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the 11-day slower Julian calendar). ...


The bandstand within the town center was originally erected using donated funds during the first Gulf War, in honor of the veterans who served from Norton.


Geography and Transportation

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 77.2 km² (29.8 mi²). 74.4 km² (28.7 mi²) of it is land and 2.9 km² (1.1 mi²) of it (3.72%) is water. Norton is generally low and swampy. The waters of the area are fed by the Wading and Canoe Rivers, both of which feed into the Taunton River downstream. The two largest bodies of water in town are the Norton Reservoir, north of the center of town, and the Winnecunnett Pond on the east (on the north side of I-495), which is fed by the Canoe River and feeds into the Mill River. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census as defined in Title ) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... A square metre (US spelling: square meter) is by definition the area enclosed by a square with sides each 1 metre long. ... A square mile is an English unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (≈1,609 m) in length. ... The Taunton River, historically also called the Taunton Great River, is a river in southern Massachusetts in the United States. ...


The town, an irregular polygon generally oriented from northeast to southwest, is bordered by Easton to the northeast, Taunton to the southeast, Rehoboth to the south, Attleboro to the southwest, and Mansfield to the northwest.   Settled: 1694 â€“ Incorporated: 1725 Zip Code(s): 02356 â€“ Area Code(s): 508 / 774 Official website: http://www. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Rehoboth is a town located in Bristol County, Massachusetts. ...   Settled: 1634 â€“ Incorporated: 1694 Zip Code(s): 02703 â€“ Area Code(s): 508 / 774 Official website: http://www. ... Mansfield is a town located in Bristol County, Massachusetts. ...


The town is bisected southeast to northwest by Interstate 495, as well as Route 140 from north to south and Route 123 from southwest to northeast. Interstate 495's Exit 10 links the highway with Route 123. Exit 9 (Bay Street, Taunton) and Exit 11 (Route 140, Mansfield/Norton) are just over the town lines. Route 140 and Route 123 intersect at the center of town, by the town green. Although it is not officially signed as such, many fans attending concerts and events at the Tweeter Center for the Performing Arts, just over the line in Mansfield along Route 140, reach the venue by driving along Route 123 to Route 140. The town is also a part of the Greater Attleboro-Taunton Regional Transit Authority (or GATRA) bus line. Interstate 495 (abbreviated I-495) is the designation of an Interstate highway beltway in Massachusetts. ... Massachusetts Route 140, is a southeast-northwest state highway in Massachusetts. ...


Demographics

Norton Veterans Memorial
Norton Veterans Memorial

As of the census2 of 2000, there were 18,036 people, 5,872 households, and 4,474 families residing in the town. The population density was 242.6/km² (628.3/mi²). There were 5,961 housing units at an average density of 80.2/km² (207.7/mi²). The racial makeup of the town was 92.15% White, 1.16% African American, 0.13% Native American, 1.00% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 4.47% from other races, and 1.08% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.14% of the population. Image File history File links Norton_Massachusetts_Veterans_Memorial. ... Image File history File links Norton_Massachusetts_Veterans_Memorial. ... 1870 US Census for New York City A census is the process of obtaining information about every member of a population (not necessarily a human population). ... The following is a list of sources used in the creation of encyclopedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... Race, as defined by the United States Census Bureau and the Federal Office of Management and Budget (OMB), is a self-identification data item in which residents choose the race or races with which they most closely identify. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ...


There were 5,872 households out of which 42.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.8% were married couples living together, 10.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 23.8% were non-families. 19.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.79 and the average family size was 3.22. Matrimony redirects here. ...


In the town the population was spread out with 27.0% under the age of 18, 12.6% from 18 to 24, 32.2% from 25 to 44, 20.5% from 45 to 64, and 7.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 33 years. For every 100 females there were 90.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 86.1 males.


The median income for a household in the town was $64,818, and the median income for a family was $71,848. Males had a median income of $51,133 versus $33,149 for females. The per capita income for the town was $23,876. About 2.2% of families and 4.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 2.9% of those under age 18 and 12.9% of those age 65 or over. The per capita income for a group of people may be defined as their total personal income, divided by the total population. ... Map of countries showing percentage of population who have an income below the national poverty line The poverty line is the level of income below which one cannot afford to purchase all the resources one requires to live. ...


Government, Services and Education

The town has an open town meeting form of government, with a town manager and selectmen governing the town. The town is served by the central police station (next to the town hall on Route 123), three fire stations (the central station next to the town hall, the Winnecunnet station (currently closed) and the Chartley station), and two post offices (Norton, next to the town center and Wheaton College, and Chartley, near the Attleboro line along Route 123). The town's public library is located next to the town hall, although the original still stands on Route 140 at the town green. There is also a senior center located along Route 123 near the high school. A town meeting is a meeting where an entire geographic area is invited to participate in a gathering, often for a political or administrative purpose. ... Selectmen are the elected representatives of a New England town that compose the board of selectmen. ...


Norton has its own public school system. There are three elementary schools: L.G. Nourse Elementary School on the east side, J.C. Solomonese Elementary School in Chartley, and Henri A. Yelle Elementary School near the center of town. The Norton Middle School is located in Chartley and houses grades 6 through 8. Norton High School is located near the center of town, next to the Yelle School. The school colors are purple and white, their nickname is the Lancers, and the school mascot is a jousting knight. High school students may also attend Southeast Regional Vocational-Technical High School in Easton or Bristol County Agricultural High School in Dighton free of charge. There is one private school in town, New Testament Baptist and Christian School, a Baptist school which serves grades K-12. Many students also attend private or parochial schools in the surrounding communities.


The town is a part of three separate state representative districts; precinct one belonging to Philip Travis (whose district includes all of Rehoboth, Seekonk and Swansea), precinct two belonging to Elizabeth Porier (which includes parts of North Attleborough, Attleboro and Mansfield as well), and precincts three through five belonging to Virginia Coppolla (whose district includes Mansfield Center and Foxborough). The town is a part of the state senate district of James E. Timilty, which includes a string of towns between Dover to the north and Rehoboth and Seekonk to the south. Norton is patrolled by Troop H (Metro Boston District), Barracks 3 (in Foxborough) of the Massachusetts State Police. On the national level, the town is part of Massachusetts Congressional District 4, which is represented by Barney Frank. The state's senior (Class I) Senator, up for re-election in 2006, is Edward M. Kennedy, and the state's junior (Class II) Senator, up for re-election in 2008, is John F. Kerry. Barney Frank (born March 31, 1940) is an American politician, and a member of the United States House of Representatives. ... Edward Moore Ted Kennedy (born February 22, 1932) is the senior United States Senator from Massachusetts and a member of the Democratic Party. ... John Forbes Kerry (born December 11, 1943) is the junior United States Senator from Massachusetts. ...


See also

Introduction The Greater Taunton Area is the suburban area around the city of Taunton, in northeastern Bristol County, Massachusetts. ... // Introduction The Taunton River Watershed is made up of 562 miles of rivers, lakes, ponds, streams, and wetlands in southeastern Massachusetts, USA. Its the second biggest watershed in the state. ...

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Norton is a town located in Bristol County, Massachusetts.
Then called North Taunton for its location on the northern border of Taunton, Massachusetts, the town's name was shortened to Norton upon its official incorporation in 1711.
Out of the total population, 2.9% of those under the age of 18 and 12.9% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.
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