Town of


32 Main St. Ashburnham, MA 01430-1241
Phone: 978-827-4100

Town Administrator:

Brian Doheny

Select Board:

Abby Arpano
Rosemarie Eldridge-Meissner
Leo Janssens

Annual Town Meeting:

May 2, 2023
May, 1st Tuesday

Municipal Election:

April 25, 2023
April, last Tuesday


Population Density165
Registered Voters4,774
Income Per Capita$36,253
EQV Per Capita$125,946
Owner-occupied Housing Unit Rate93.7%
Median Value of Owner-occupied Housing Units$291,300
Median Gross Rent$1,907
Total Households2,130
Average Household Size2.87

Municipal Finances

Residential Tax Rate$18.88
Commercial Tax Rate$18.88
Average Tax Bill$5,527
Total Expenditures$17,871,457
Total Tax Levy$15,743,689
State Aid$1,123,106
Local Receipts$1,366,939
Town Hall of Ashburnham

Town Hall

Wants you To KNOW

Incorporated in 1756, Ashburnham is a quaint, charming rural town located on the Central New England Divide. Its undeveloped scenic landscapes are a living inspiration and provide enjoyment to all who live and visit here.


Form of GovernmentSelect Board – Town Meeting
Incorporation Date1765
Chief Municipal OfficialTown Administrator
Policy BoardSelect Board
Size of Policy Board3
Legislative BodyOpen Town Meeting


Area38.4 mi2
Public Roads97.6 mi
Regional Planning AgencyMontachusett Regional Planning Commission


U.S. Senate (statewide)

Edward J. Markey
Elizabeth Warren

U.S. House

Lori Trahan

Mass. Senate

Jo Comerford

Mass. House

Jonathan Zlotnik

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