Town of


400 Slocum Road Dartmouth, MA 02747

Phone: 508-910-1800

Town Administrator:

Shawn MacInnes

Select Board:

Heidi Brooks
Shawn McDonald
Stanley Mickelson
Christopher O'Neil
David Tatelbaum

Annual Town Meeting:

June 4, 2024
June, 1st Tuesday

Municipal Election:

April 2, 2024
April, 1st Tuesday


Population Density558
Registered Voters23,639
Income Per Capita$41,898
EQV Per Capita$199,939
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$8.78
Commercial Tax Rate$17.62
Average Tax Bill$4,609
Total Expenditures$96,294,472
Total Tax Levy$72,489,826
State Aid$16,666,067
Local Receipts$9,349,718
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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