Town of

Dennis

Massachusetts
www.town.dennis.ma.us
685 Route 134 South Dennis, MA 02660
cbutler@town.dennis.ma.us
Phone: 508-394-8300

Town Administrator:

Elizabeth Sullivan

Select Board:

Carlyn Carey
Christopher Lambton
Paul McCormick
James Plath
John Terrio

Annual Town Meeting:

May 2, 2023
May, 1st Tuesday following the 1st Monday

Municipal Election:

May 9, 2023
May, 2nd Tuesday following the 1st Monday

Demographics

Population14,674
Population Density715
Registered Voters12,861
Income Per Capita$39,307
EQV Per Capita$542,155
Owner-occupied Housing Unit Rate74.2%
Median Value of Owner-occupied Housing Units$423,600
Median Gross Rent$1,300
Total Households6,989
Average Household Size2.08

Municipal Finances

Residential Tax Rate$5.60
Commercial Tax Rate$5.60
Average Tax Bill$3,242
Total Expenditures$60,915,773
Total Tax Levy$48,081,848
State Aid$806,888
Local Receipts$11,975,000
CPA Year Enacted2005
CPA Surcharge3.0%
Town Hall of Dennis

Town Hall

Wants you To KNOW

Dennis combines its traditional New England heritage with modern-day conveniences. Sixteen beaches, historic districts hailing back to whaling days, and tranquil tree-lined streets meander through the villages of Dennis.

Governance

Form of GovernmentSelect Board – Town Meeting
Incorporation Date1793
Chief Municipal OfficialTown Administrator
Policy BoardSelect Board
Size of Policy Board5
Legislative BodyOpen Town Meeting

Geography

CountyBarnstable
Area20.5 mi2
Public Roads211.5 mi
Regional Planning AgencyCape Cod Commission

Representation

U.S. Senate (statewide)

Edward J. Markey
Elizabeth Warren

U.S. House

William Keating

Mass. Senate

Julian Cyr

Mass. House

Christopher Flanagan
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