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Easton is a town in Bristol County, in the Providence-New Bedford metro area.
So named because it was the "East End" of the Taunton North Purchase
The latitude of Easton is 42.024N. The longitude is -71.129W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 131 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 22,299.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Easton demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Bristol County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Brockton area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 02356 ZIP code.
6% of Easton residents report German ancestry, and 26% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Easton ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Easton was $30,732, compared with $21,587 nationally.
40% of Easton residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Historic districts in Easton include Furnace Village Historic District, North Easton Historic District ... View historic districts
Median rent in Easton, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $729. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,511.
Libraries in Easton include Five Corners Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Easton include Easton Journal
The average commute time for Easton workers is 28 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 6 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Easton between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 2.7 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
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