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Westborough, Massachusetts, is a town located in Worcester County, United States. Here's an overview of Westborough:

Location: Westborough is situated in central Massachusetts, approximately 30 miles west of Boston. It's part of the Worcester metropolitan area.


History: Westborough was first settled in 1675 and was incorporated as a town in 1717. The town played a role in both the American Revolutionary War and the Civil War.


Population: As of the 2020 census, Westborough had a population of approximately 20,000 people.


Education: Westborough has a strong public school system, including multiple elementary schools, a middle school, and Westborough High School. The schools strive for academic excellence and offer various extracurricular activities.


Economy: Westborough's economy is diverse, with a mix of small businesses, corporate offices, and retail establishments. The town has seen significant commercial development, particularly along Route 9, which runs through the town.


Recreation: Westborough offers several parks, recreational facilities, and outdoor spaces for residents to enjoy. The Westborough Charm Bracelet is a network of trails that

connects various parks and natural areas throughout the town.


Transportation: Westborough is accessible by several major highways, including Interstate 90 (the Massachusetts Turnpike), Interstate 495, and Route 9. The town is also served by the MBTA commuter rail, providing transportation to Boston and other nearby cities.


Community: Westborough has a strong sense of community with various events and activities held throughout the year. These include the Westborough Farmers Market, summer concerts in the park, and community festivals.


Culture: The town has a rich cultural scene with local theater productions, art exhibits, and music performances. Historical sites such as the Nathan Fisher House and the Westborough Historical Society Museum provide insight into the town's history.

Overall, Westborough is a welcoming community known for its excellent schools, strong economy, and recreational opportunities. It offers a balance of small-town charm and modern amenities, making it an attractive place to live and work.

Average Income : $141,​000 +  as of 2022

Westborough's schools are often highly rated, offering a range of academic programs, extracurricular activities, and supportive resources for students.

NICHE 2024 School Ranking in MA 

#25 out of 964 - Elementary 

#21 out 378 - Middle School

#10 out of 362 - High School

Last updated 2022, Westborough has a diverse population, though it may not be as diverse as some larger suburban areas closer to Boston.

According to the U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey (ACS) 2019 estimates, the racial and ethnic makeup of Westborough, MA, was approximately:

  • White: 71.4%

  • Asian: 17.1%

  • Hispanic or Latino: 6.6%

  • Black or African American: 2.3%

  • Two or More Races: 2.0%

  • Other races: Less than 1%

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