Town of


16 Broad St. Nantucket, MA 02554

Phone: 508-228-7255

Town Manager:

Elizabeth Gibson

Select Board:

Tom Dixon
Matthew Fee
Dawn Hill Holdgate
Malcolm MacNab
Brooke Mohr

Annual Town Meeting:

May 7, 2024

Municipal Election:

May 21, 2024


Population Density322
Registered Voters9,413
Income Per Capita$70,084
EQV Per Capita$1,845,844
Owner-occupied Housing Unit Rate71.1%
Median Value of Owner-occupied Housing Units$1,265,600
Median Gross Rent$2,052
Total Households4,659
Average Household Size2.96

Municipal Finances

Residential Tax Rate$3.21
Commercial Tax Rate$5.46
Average Tax Bill$7,682
Total Expenditures$92,006,093
Total Tax Levy$100,597,483
State Aid$4,385,979
Local Receipts$18,570,327
CPA Year Enacted2001
CPA Surcharge3.0%
CPA ExemptionsLow income, first $100,000 - residential, commercial
Town Hall of Nantucket

Town Hall

Wants you To KNOW

Nantucket Island is 15 miles long, 3.5 miles wide and 30 miles south of Cape Cod. It has much to offer seasonally and year-round, with cultural, historic and recreational resources and events.


Form of GovernmentSelect Board – Town Meeting
Incorporation Date1671
Chief Municipal OfficialTown Manager
Policy BoardSelect Board
Size of Policy Board5
Legislative BodyOpen Town Meeting


Area45 mi2
Public Roads140.8 mi
Regional Planning AgencyNantucket Planning and Economic Development Commission


U.S. Senate (statewide)

Edward J. Markey
Elizabeth Warren

U.S. House

William Keating

Mass. Senate

Julian Cyr

Mass. House

Dylan Fernandes

Income Per Capita

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