Town of


23 Linden St. Berlin, MA 01503
Phone: 978-838-2442

Town Administrator:

Kristen Rubin

Select Board:

R. Scott Hawkins
Christine Keefe
Margaret Stone

Annual Town Meeting:

May 6, 2024
May, 1st Monday

Municipal Election:

May 13, 2024
May, 2nd Monday


Population Density283
Registered Voters2,734
Income Per Capita$54,143
EQV Per Capita$211,064
Owner-occupied Housing Unit Rate83.5%
Median Value of Owner-occupied Housing Units$477,100
Median Gross Rent$792
Total Households1,311
Average Household Size2.53

Municipal Finances

Residential Tax Rate$13.84
Commercial Tax Rate$23.49
Average Tax Bill$7,729
Total Expenditures$13,796,546
Total Tax Levy$13,158,300
State Aid$261,475
Local Receipts$1,320,975
CPA Year Enacted2018
CPA Surcharge3.0%
CPA ExemptionsLow income, first $100,000 - residential, first $100,000 - commercial
Town Hall of Berlin

Town Hall

Wants you To KNOW

Incorporated in 1812, Berlin is located in Worcester County. With a population of 3,158 in 2020, Berlin is a pleasing mix of past and present. It embraces its tradition as it cautiously sets in motion plans for its future.


Form of GovernmentSelect Board – Town Meeting
Incorporation Date1812
Chief Municipal OfficialTown Administrator
Policy BoardSelect Board
Size of Policy Board3
Legislative BodyOpen Town Meeting


Area13 mi2
Public Roads44.7 mi
Regional Planning AgencyCentral Massachusetts Regional Planning Commission


U.S. Senate (statewide)

Edward J. Markey
Elizabeth Warren

U.S. House

Lori Trahan

Mass. Senate

Robyn Kennedy

Mass. House

Meghan Kilcoyne

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