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Home of the Wampanoag Tribe
Aquinnah is a town in Dukes County.
The community was formerly known as Gay Head. The name was changed in 1998 to Aquinnah, an Indian term for "land beneath the hill"
The latitude of Aquinnah is 41.343N. The longitude is -70.815W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 98 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 344.
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5% of Aquinnah residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Aquinnah ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Aquinnah was $21,420, compared with $21,587 nationally.
42% of Aquinnah residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Aquinnah, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $585. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,469.
Libraries in Aquinnah include Aquinnah Public Library ... View libraries
The average commute time for Aquinnah workers is 26 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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