Town of


1 Sylvan St. Danvers, MA 01923

Phone: 978-777-0001

Town Manager:

Steve Bartha

Select Board:

Daniel Bennett
Maureen Bernard
Matthew Duggan
David Mills
Gardner Trask

Annual Town Meeting:

May 15, 2023
May, 3rd Monday

Municipal Election:

May 2, 2023
May, 1st Tuesday


Population Density2,115
Registered Voters21,786
Income Per Capita$48,406
EQV Per Capita$204,666
Owner-occupied Housing Unit Rate71.2%
Median Value of Owner-occupied Housing Units$490,200
Median Gross Rent$1,681
Total Households10,964
Average Household Size2.48

Municipal Finances

Residential Tax Rate$12.66
Commercial Tax Rate$20.54
Average Tax Bill$6,933
Total Expenditures$105,064,311
Total Tax Levy$86,909,437
State Aid$11,009,803
Local Receipts$11,454,170
Town Hall of Danvers

Town Hall

Wants you To KNOW

Danvers is primarily a residential community, with many open space and recreational opportunities, including a vibrant marina, and industrial and commercial activity concentrated along routes 1, 114 and 128 and I-95. Downtown features a variety of retail and dining options.


Form of GovernmentSelect Board – Town Meeting
Incorporation Date1775
Chief Municipal OfficialTown Manager
Policy BoardSelect Board
Size of Policy Board5
Legislative BodyRepresentative Town Meeting
Size of Representative Town Meeting149


Area13.3 mi2
Public Roads126.1 mi
Regional Planning AgencyMetropolitan Area Planning Council


U.S. Senate (statewide)

Edward J. Markey
Elizabeth Warren

U.S. House

Seth Moulton

Mass. Senate

Joan Lovely

Mass. House

Sally Kerans

Income Per Capita

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