Town of Abington

Abington Town SealFounded in 1712, the Town of Abington is a rural community of 10.17 square miles. The town is located
just 30 minutes south of Boston and has experienced substantial growth over the past several decades.

Once noted for manufacturing and agriculture, the town has retained its rural atmosphere. However, in recent years the town has given way to an increase in both small- and medium- sized businesses.


Ames Nowell State Park


2018 Statistics

Town Clerk: (781) 982-2112

Website: www.abingtonma.gov

Commonwealth Communities (Mass.gov): Abington

Tax Rates:
Residential 17.82
Commercial 17.82

Median Housing Price: $358,087

Median Family Income: $83,641

Population: 16,727

Public Schools:
School Superintendent – (781) 982-2150
Total Enrollment – 1,916
Per Pupil Expenditure – $14,047

SAT Scores:
Reading – 537
Math – 532

Plans of High School Graduates:
4-Year College – 70%