Town of


400 Slocum Road Dartmouth, MA 02747

Phone: 508-910-1800

Town Administrator:

Shawn MacInnes

Select Board:

Heidi Brooks
Frank Gracie
Shawn McDonald
Stanley Mickelson
David Tatelbaum

Annual Town Meeting:

June 6, 2023
June, 1st Tuesday

Municipal Election:

April 4, 2023
April, 1st Tuesday


Population Density555
Registered Voters23,363
Income Per Capita$41,840
EQV Per Capita$183,467
Owner-occupied Housing Unit Rate77.2%
Median Value of Owner-occupied Housing Units$376,200
Median Gross Rent$1,157
Total Households11,863
Average Household Size2.47

Municipal Finances

Residential Tax Rate$9.47
Commercial Tax Rate$17.48
Average Tax Bill$4,431
Total Expenditures$94,443,547
Total Tax Levy$69,887,478
State Aid$16,116,914
Local Receipts$9,050,951
CPA Year Enacted2002
CPA Surcharge1.5%
CPA ExemptionsFirst $100,000 - residential
Town Hall of Dartmouth

Town Hall

Wants you To KNOW

Dartmouth contains approximately 47 miles of beautiful coastline, Padanaram Harbor, historic rural landscapes, farms and conservation land, as well as all of the modern conveniences expected in a first-rate regional commercial center and university town.


Form of GovernmentSelect Board – Town Meeting
Incorporation Date1664
Chief Municipal OfficialTown Administrator
Policy BoardSelect Board
Size of Policy Board5
Legislative BodyRepresentative Town Meeting
Size of Representative Town Meeting297


Area60.9 mi2
Public Roads225.5 mi
Regional Planning AgencySoutheastern Regional Planning and Economic Development District


U.S. Senate (statewide)

Edward J. Markey
Elizabeth Warren

U.S. House

William Keating

Mass. Senate

Mark Montigny

Mass. House

Christopher Markey

Income Per Capita

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