Boxborough Facts and Figures

 Boxborough Facts and Figures


February 25, 1783


5,100 (as of March 2019)

Land Area:

10.39 square miles

Form of Government:

Open Town Meeting—5 member Select Board

Registered Voters:

3,762 (as of March 2019)

Tax Rate:

$16.42 (FY’19)

$16.44 (FY’18)

$16.81 (FY’17)

$16.36 (FY’16)

$16.65 (FY’15)


Acton-Boxborough Regional School District

  • Acton-Boxborough Regional High School
  • R.J. Grey Junior High
  • Blanchard Memorial School
  • Conant School
  • Douglas School
  • Gates School
  • McCarthy Towne School
  • Merriam School


Emerson Hospital, Concord

Leahy Clinic, Burlington

Nashoba Valley Medical Center, Ayer


Cable Service

  • Comcast/Xfinity
  • Verizon FiOS

Telephone Service—Verizon

Electric Service

  • Littleton Electric (LELWD)
  • Hudson Light and Power (serving southeastern part of Town)

Natural Gas—National Grid

Note:  The Town does not provide water or sewerage.


Commuter rail service is available in South Acton and Littleton

Council on Aging provides van service for seniors, aged 60 and older, and residents of any age with disabilities.

Public Safety:

Emergency 911

Police Department: 978-264-1750

Fire Department:  978-264-1770