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


2017 Statistics

Town Clerk: (781) 982-2112

Website: www.abingtonma.gov

Commonwealth Communities (Mass.gov): Abington

Tax Rates:
Residential 18.35
Commercial 18.35

Median Housing Price: $357,197

Median Family Income: $81,500

Population: 16,661

Public Schools:
School Superintendent – (781) 982-2150
Total Enrollment – 1,954
Per Pupil Expenditure – $12,710

SAT Scores:
Reading – 520
Writing – 498
Math – 516

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