City of Brockton

Incorporated as a city in 1881, Brockton is the hub of the Metro South region. Once a shoe manufacturing center, the 21.48 square-mile city is now a service center for both its residents and neighbors.

Known as a medical center, Brockton houses three large hospitals within the city. Brockton offers a variety of cultural activities including the Fuller Museum of Art and the Brockton Historical Society Museums.


Brockton City Hall



2017 Statistics

City Clerk: (508) 580-7114


Commonwealth Communities (Mass.Gov): Brockton

Tax Rates:
Residential 16.10
Commercial 32.94

Median Housing Price: $275,782

Median Family Income: $48,596

Population: 96,691

Public Schools:
School Superintendent – (508) 580-7511
Total Enrollment 2017 – 17,011
Per Pupil Expenditure – $13,456

SAT Scores:
Reading – 440
Writing – 428
Math – 453

Plans of High School Graduates:
4-Year College – 42%