Town of Dighton

Dighton Town Seal

Incorporated in spring of 1712, Dighton spans 22.4 square miles and is a water source for the Metro South region. Situated an hour’s drive to Boston and just minutes from the city of Providence.

A “Right to Farm” community, Dighton has maintained it’s rural feel since being founded by agriculturalists. Dighton is a designated Green Community, proudly committing to enacting energy efficiency measures to reduce energy consumption by 20% by 2021.


Dighton Town Hall


2019 Statistics

Town Clerk: (781) 982-2112

Website: www.dighton-ma.gov

Tax Rates:
Residential 14.99
Commercial 27.52

Median Housing Price: $324,400

Median Family Income: $93,017

Population: 7,715

Public Schools:
Superintendent – (508) 252-5000
Total Enrollment – 2,900
Per Pupil Expenditure – $14,328

SAT Scores:
Reading – 568
Math – 550

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