Town of


221 Main St. Boylston, MA 01505

Phone: 508-869-0143

Town Administrator:

April Steward

Select Board:

Matthew Mecum
Seth Ridinger
James Underwood

Annual Town Meeting:

May 6, 2024
May, 1st Monday

Municipal Election:

May 13, 2024
May, 2nd Monday


Population Density304
Registered Voters4,090
Income Per Capita$65,579
EQV Per Capita$209,683
Owner-occupied Housing Unit Rate81.1%
Median Value of Owner-occupied Housing Units$470,500
Median Gross Rent$1,513
Total Households1,834
Average Household Size2.61

Municipal Finances

Residential Tax Rate$14.40
Commercial Tax Rate$14.40
Average Tax Bill$7,717
Total Expenditures$18,047,403
Total Tax Levy$16,633,378
State Aid$521,660
Local Receipts$2,062,100
CPA Year Enacted2022
CPA Surcharge1.0%
CPA ExemptionsLow income, first $100,000 - residential
Town Hall of Boylston

Town Hall

Wants you To KNOW

Boylston is a small, rural community with abundant natural beauty along the Nashua River and Wachusett Reservoir in Central Massachusetts. The former agricultural community is now a haven for commuters who find peace and solace in a town that has retained much of its rural character.


Form of GovernmentSelect Board – Town Meeting
Incorporation Date1786
Chief Municipal OfficialTown Administrator
Policy BoardBoard of Selectmen
Size of Policy Board3
Legislative BodyOpen Town Meeting


Area16.1 mi2
Public Roads51.8 mi
Regional Planning AgencyCentral Massachusetts Regional Planning Commission


U.S. Senate (statewide)

Edward J. Markey
Elizabeth Warren

U.S. House

James McGovern

Mass. Senate

Robyn Kennedy

Mass. House

Meghan Kilcoyne

Income Per Capita

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