Zip code 01469, 01474
Median Home Value
The median home value in Townsend is $320,585. Townsend home values have gone up 5.7% over the past year, per Zillow.
Townsend, Massachusetts Population 2018
Townsend, Massachusetts's estimated population is 9,547 according to the most recent United States Census population statistics.
About Townsend, MA
Townsend was first settled in 1676 and was officially incorporated in 1732. Townsend Harbor is a village in Townsend, Massachusetts, containing Harbor Pond dammed from the Squannacook River. At this location, Jonas Spaulding and his brother Waldo started a mill in 1873 that made leatherboard (composed of leather scraps and wood pulp). They did business as Spaulding Brothers until 1902. The area is still referred to today as Townsend Harbor.
Townsend Homes for Sale
Townsend is part of the North Middlesex Regional School District which serves the towns of Ashby, Pepperell, and Townsend.
Elementary Schools: Ashby Elementary School (Ashby), Peter Fitzpatrick School (Pepperell), Spaulding Memorial School (Townsend), Squannacook Early Childhood Center (Townsend)- formerly Squannacook Elementary School until 2009, and Varnum Brook Elementary School (Pepperell)- formerly Varnum Brook Middle School until 2009.
Middle Schools: Hawthorne Brook Middle School (Townsend) and Nissitissit Middle School (Pepperell).
High Schools: North Middlesex Regional High School (Townsend).
Recreation Areas in Townsend, MA
Townsend Common is a classic old New England town center, hosting many community events from Thursday night summer band concerts to lawn parties and craft fairs. Nature lovers will enjoy discovering many of the nice walking trails and picnic spots at the Townsend State Forest, Willard Brook State Forest, Pearl Hill State Park, and Trap Falls - all easily accessible within Townsend.
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