Townsend Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Townsend, MA

General Townsend Information

State: Massachusetts

County: Middlesex County

Close cities: Groton, MA, Shirley, MA, Ashby, MA, West Townsend, MA, East Pepperell, MA, Fitchburg, MA, Pepperell, MA, Lunenburg, MA

Townsend Population (census data)
Total 1,045
Male 468 (44.8%)
Female 577 (55.2%)

Population Density: 621 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 114.7 (US Avg is 100)

Townsend Elevation: 315 feet above sea level

Land Area: 1.68 square miles

Median Household Income: $61,697

Zip Codes: 01469, and 01474.

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Townsend Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (96.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.7%)
  • American Indian (1.5%)
  • Hispanic (1.2%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Irish (19.2%)
  • English (17.8%)
  • French (13.1%)
  • German (10.3%)
  • Italian (10.2%)
  • French Canadian (6.0%)
Foriegn Born: 44 people (4.2%)
  • Europe (69.0%)
  • North America (31.0%)

Local Townsend Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Boston Red Sox
NFL Football: New England Patriots
NBA Basketball: Boston Celtics
NHL Hockey: Boston Bruins
NCAA Sports: Boston University, Harvard University, Northeastern University, College of the Holy Cross

Townsend School Information

Other/Private Schools
Hawthorne Brook (64 Brookline Road, Townsend, MA, 01469 - North Middlesex District)
North Middlesex Regional (19 Main Street, Townsend, MA, 01469 - North Middlesex District)
Squannacook (66 Brookline Road, Townsend, MA, 01469 - North Middlesex District)

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