Town of


26 Evergreen St. Kingston, MA 02364
Phone: 781-585-0500

Town Administrator:

Keith Hickey

Select Board:

Donald Alcombright
Tyler Bouchard
Kimberley Emberg
Jessica Kramer
Sheila Vaughn

Annual Town Meeting:

April 1, 2023
April, 1st Saturday

Municipal Election:

April, May, June as determined by Board of Selectmen


Population Density735
Registered Voters10,742
Income Per Capita$44,706
EQV Per Capita$168,010
Owner-occupied Housing Unit Rate85%
Median Value of Owner-occupied Housing Units$429,400
Median Gross Rent$1,060
Total Households5,321
Average Household Size2.52

Municipal Finances

Residential Tax Rate$14.58
Commercial Tax Rate$14.58
Average Tax Bill$7,103
Total Expenditures$48,526,320
Total Tax Levy$37,463,205
State Aid$5,841,406
Local Receipts$5,224,715
CPA Year Enacted2005
CPA Surcharge1.0%
CPA ExemptionsLow income, first $100,000 - residential
Town Hall of Kingston

Town Hall

Wants you To KNOW

Kingston is located on the South Shore with a population of nearly 14,000. Residents enjoy Gray's Beach, the Jones River, and hiking on open-space properties, and have access to great schools and a great library, and active senior and recreation centers.


Form of GovernmentSelect Board – Town Meeting
Incorporation Date1726
Chief Municipal OfficialTown Administrator
Policy BoardBoard of Selectmen
Size of Policy Board5
Legislative BodyOpen Town Meeting


Area18.7 mi2
Public Roads107 mi
Regional Planning AgencyOld Colony Planning Council


U.S. Senate (statewide)

Edward J. Markey
Elizabeth Warren

U.S. House

William Keating

Mass. Senate

Susan Lynn Moran

Mass. House

Kathleen Lanatra

Income Per Capita

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