Town of


37 Main St. Charlton, MA 01507

Phone: 508-248-2200

Town Administrator:

Andrew Golas

Select Board:

Bill Borowski
Stephen Koronis
Peter Lancette
David Singer
Barbara Zurawski

Annual Town Meeting:

May 20, 2024
May, 3rd Monday

Municipal Election:

May 4, 2024
May, 1st Saturday


Population Density316
Registered Voters10,216
Income Per Capita$43,371
EQV Per Capita$167,096
Owner-occupied Housing Unit Rate81.3%
Median Value of Owner-occupied Housing Units$340,600
Median Gross Rent$1,081
Total Households4,776
Average Household Size2.76

Municipal Finances

Residential Tax Rate$12.17
Commercial Tax Rate$12.17
Average Tax Bill$4,793
Total Expenditures$32,957,850
Total Tax Levy$29,512,556
State Aid$1,799,172
Local Receipts$2,964,665
Town Hall of Charlton

Town Hall

Wants you To KNOW

Located 12 miles southwest of Worcester, Charlton is a historically rich suburban community supporting a growing residential base, and highlighted by its scenic lakes and vistas. Charlton also boasts growing industrial and commercial development along its bustling Route 20 corridor.


Form of GovernmentSelect Board – Town Meeting
Incorporation Date1775
Chief Municipal OfficialTown Administrator
Policy BoardBoard of Selectmen
Size of Policy Board5
Legislative BodyOpen Town Meeting


Area42.2 mi2
Public Roads157 mi
Regional Planning AgencyCentral Massachusetts Regional Planning Commission


U.S. Senate (statewide)

Edward J. Markey
Elizabeth Warren

U.S. House

Richard Neal

Mass. Senate

Ryan Fattman

Mass. House

Paul Frost

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