Rockland

 

Town of Rockland

Rockland SealIncorporated in 1874, the town of Rockland is situated on 10.10 square miles only 30 minutes from Boston. Founded as an adricultural community, the town later flourished as a major shoe manufacturer.

Since the 19th century, the town has been an industrial community. However areas of the town remain wooded to give residents a rural feeling.

 

Union Street, Rockland

Statistics

Town Clerk: (781) 871-1892

Website: www.rockland-ma.gov

Commonwealth Communities (Mass.Gov):Rockland

Tax Rates:
Residential 17.58
Commercial 17.58

Median Housing Price: $317,746

Median Family Income: $64,733

Population: 17,489

Public Schools:
School Superintendent – (781) 878-3893
Total Enrollment – 2,212
Per Pupil Expenditure – $12,895

SAT Scores:
Reading – 480
Writing – 487
Math – 492
Part. Rate – 80%

Plans of High School Graduates:
4-Year College – 59%
2-Year College – 26%