Town of


78 Hopedale St. P.O. Box 7 Hopedale, MA 01747
Phone: 508-634-2203

Town Administrator:

Mitchell Ruscitti

Select Board:

Glenda Hazard
Scott Savage
Bernard Stock

Annual Town Meeting:

May 21, 2024
May, 3rd Tuesday

Municipal Election:

May 14, 2024
May, 2nd Tuesday


Population Density1,160
Registered Voters4,404
Income Per Capita$46,973
EQV Per Capita$154,937
Owner-occupied Housing Unit Rate79.1%
Median Value of Owner-occupied Housing Units$376,300
Median Gross Rent$1,340
Total Households2,116
Average Household Size2.81

Municipal Finances

Residential Tax Rate$16.15
Commercial Tax Rate$26.17
Average Tax Bill$7,238
Total Expenditures$25,235,032
Total Tax Levy$17,490,680
State Aid$8,082,803
Local Receipts$1,554,110
CPA Year Enacted2020
CPA Surcharge1.0%
CPA ExemptionsFirst $100,000 - residential
Town Hall of Hopedale

Town Hall

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Located on the southeastern edge of Worcester County, Hopedale occupies the valley of the upper Mill River, offering its residents a sparse suburban feel with strong community ties and highly ranked public schools.


Form of GovernmentSelect Board – Town Meeting
Incorporation Date1886
Chief Municipal OfficialTown Administrator
Policy BoardSelect Board
Size of Policy Board3
Legislative BodyOpen Town Meeting


Area5.2 mi2
Public Roads32 mi
Regional Planning AgencyCentral Massachusetts Regional Planning Commission


U.S. Senate (statewide)

Edward J. Markey
Elizabeth Warren

U.S. House

Jake Auchincloss

Mass. Senate

Ryan Fattman

Mass. House

Brian William Murray

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