East Bridgewater

 

Town of East Bridgewater

East Bridgewater Town SealIncorporated in 1823, East Bridgewater started as an agricultural community. During the 20th century, residential development along railroad lines stimulated industrial growth and the town became the site of shoe manufacturing and textile mils.

Today, the 17.25 square-mile town offers a highly respected school system, a wealth of public services, and abundant recreational opportunities including hiking, fishing, horseback riding, and boating.

 

East Bridgewater Commons

Statistics

Town Clerk: (508) 378-1606

Website: www.EastBridgewaterma.org

Commonwealth Communities (Mass.Gov):East Bridgewater

Tax Rates:
Residential 16.90
Commercial 16.90

Median Housing Price: $252,000

Median Family Income: $75,663

Population: 14,098

Public Schools:
School Superintendent – (508) 378-8200
Total Enrollment – 2,284
Per Pupil Expenditure – $10,559

SAT Scores 2007:
Reading – 487
Math – 507
Writing – 495

Plans of High School Graduates:
4-Year College – 61%
2-Year College – 28%