Town of


16 Main St., P.O. Box 435 Mattapoisett, MA 02739
Phone: 508-758-4100

Town Administrator:

Michael Lorenco

Select Board:

Jodi Bauer
Jordan Collyer
R Tyler Macallister

Annual Town Meeting:

May 13, 2024
May, 2nd Monday

Municipal Election:

May 21, 2024
May, Tuesday in week following 2nd Monday


Population Density379
Registered Voters5,679
Income Per Capita$70,199
EQV Per Capita$336,890
Owner-occupied Housing Unit Rate76.5%
Median Value of Owner-occupied Housing Units$491,000
Median Gross Rent$1,546
Total Households2,926
Average Household Size2.21

Municipal Finances

Residential Tax Rate$11.25
Commercial Tax Rate$11.25
Average Tax Bill$7,409
Total Expenditures$28,960,521
Total Tax Levy$26,918,014
State Aid$1,896,296
Local Receipts$1,682,750
CPA Year Enacted2006
CPA Surcharge1.0%
CPA ExemptionsLow income, first $100,000 - residential
Town Hall of Mattapoisett

Town Hall

Wants you To KNOW

Founded in 1857, Mattapoisett is a small coastal community in southeastern Massachusetts and was once famous for shipbuilding. The town is known for its historic homes, a picturesque harbor, and countless outdoor amenities.


Form of GovernmentSelect Board – Town Meeting
Incorporation Date1857
Chief Municipal OfficialTown Administrator
Policy BoardSelect Board
Size of Policy Board3
Legislative BodyOpen Town Meeting


Area17.4 mi2
Public Roads58.9 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

William Straus

Income Per Capita

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