Town of


157 Main St. P.O. Box 677 Charlemont, MA 01339

Phone: 413-339-4335

Town Administrator:

Sarah Reynolds

Select Board:

Jared Bellows
Kim Blakeslee
Valentine Reid

Annual Town Meeting:

May 28, 2024
May, 4th Tuesday

Municipal Election:

June 4, 2024
May, 4th Tuesday


Population Density46
Registered Voters923
Income Per Capita$26,589
EQV Per Capita$131,256
Owner-occupied Housing Unit Rate81.5%
Median Value of Owner-occupied Housing Units$267,000
Median Gross Rent$1,025
Total Households498
Average Household Size2.13

Municipal Finances

Residential Tax Rate$20.63
Commercial Tax Rate$20.63
Average Tax Bill$4,643
Total Expenditures$3,865,645
Total Tax Levy$3,266,089
State Aid$356,128
Local Receipts$377,128
Town Hall of Charlemont

Town Hall

Wants you To KNOW

A Hilltown community of about 1,185 residents, Charlemont is located along the Deerfield River and the scenic Mohawk Trail. Settled in 1744, Charlemont covers 26 square miles and is still home to working farms and cottage industries, as well as many recreational opportunities from whitewater rafting to downhill skiing.


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


Area26 mi2
Public Roads57 mi
Regional Planning AgencyFranklin Regional Council of Governments


U.S. Senate (statewide)

Edward J. Markey
Elizabeth Warren

U.S. House

Richard Neal

Mass. Senate

Paul Mark

Mass. House

Natalie Blais

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