Town of


1625 Massachusetts Ave. Lexington, MA 02420
Phone: 781-862-0500

Town Manager:

James Malloy

Select Board:

Suzanne Barry
Jill Hai
Douglas Lucente
Joseph Pato
Mark Sandeen

Annual Town Meeting:

March 18, 2024
Set by Select Board (usually two to three weeks after Municipal Election)

Municipal Election:

March 5, 2024
March, 1st Monday


Population Density2,074
Registered Voters22,641
Income Per Capita$139,581
EQV Per Capita$441,260
Owner-occupied Housing Unit Rate82.8%
Median Value of Owner-occupied Housing Units$980,100
Median Gross Rent$2,493
Total Households12,301
Average Household Size2.75

Municipal Finances

Residential Tax Rate$13
Commercial Tax Rate$25.72
Average Tax Bill$17,514
Total Expenditures$216,489,262
Total Tax Levy$231,395,607
State Aid$17,056,598
Local Receipts$13,835,445
CPA Year Enacted2006
CPA Surcharge3.0%
CPA ExemptionsLow income, first $100,000 - residential
Town Hall of Lexington

Town Hall

Wants you To KNOW

Lexington heard the first shots fired in the American Revolutionary War, at the Battle of Lexington on April 19, 1775. It is home to Minute Man National Historical Park and the Lexington Battle Green.


Form of GovernmentSelect Board – Town Meeting
Incorporation Date1713
Chief Municipal OfficialTown Manager
Policy BoardSelect Board
Size of Policy Board5
Legislative BodyRepresentative Town Meeting
Size of Representative Town Meeting197


Area16.4 mi2
Public Roads162.8 mi
Regional Planning AgencyMetropolitan Area Planning Council


U.S. Senate (statewide)

Edward J. Markey
Elizabeth Warren

U.S. House

Katherine Clark

Mass. Senate

Michael Barrett
Cindy Friedman

Mass. House

Michelle Ciccolo
Kenneth Gordon

Income Per Capita

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