Introduction to East Bridgewater, Massachusetts

East Bridgewater, Massachusetts, in Plymouth county, is 5 miles SE of Brockton, Massachusetts and 23 miles S of Boston, Massachusetts. The town is considered part of the Brockton metropolitan area.

East Bridgewater History

The area that is today known as East Bridgewater was first settled by Europeans in the year 1630. Formerly, the area was a part of Old Bridgewater. As the population in the area grew, the people desired incorporation. Later, it officially separated from Old Bridgewater and was finally incorporated as an individual town on June 14, 1823.

East Bridgewater and nearby Attractions

  • Stetson Botanical Gardens
  • Pembroke Historical Society
  • Hanover Historical Society
  • Mary Baker Eddy Historic House
  • Shepard's Flowers
  • Purple Peace Wagon Touring

Things To Do In East Bridgewater

The city offers a variety of recreational options for both citizens and tourists. You can visit the numerous historic sites or museums if you have a knack for history, or just catch a movie at the local theater. The city also has a botanical garden where you can relax during leisure time. Food lovers can treat themselves with a plethora of traditional dishes served at the restaurants.

East Bridgewater Transportation

The nearest major airport to East Bridgewater is Boston Logan International.

East Bridgewater Higher Education

Bridgewater State College is the local college that serves the city.

East Bridgewater Almanac

County Plymouth County
Standard Zip Codes02333
Phone Area Codes5,08,774
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude42.03
Approximate Longitude-70.95

East Bridgewater Climate

Nearest Weather Stations


  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Distance2.4 miles
Jan Temp18 to 38 F
Apr Temp37 to 58 F
Jul Temp61 to 83 F
Oct Temp40 to 63 F
Annual Precip48.2 inches
Distance13.8 miles
Jan Temp20 to 38 F
Apr Temp37 to 56 F
Jul Temp63 to 82 F
Oct Temp44 to 63 F
Annual Precip51 inches
Distance14 miles
Jan Temp20 to 37 F
Apr Temp38 to 57 F
Jul Temp62 to 81 F
Oct Temp42 to 62 F
Annual Precip49.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income

East Bridgewater Public Libraries

East Bridgewater Public Library
East Bridgewater, Massachusetts
(508) 378-1616

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East Bridgewater Public Schools

107 Central Street
ZIP: 2333
(508) 378-8204
Total Enrollment 561
East Bridgewater Jr./sr. High School
143 Plymouth Street
ZIP: 2333
(508) 378-8214
Total Enrollment 1015
Gordon W Mitchell
435 Central Street
ZIP: 2333
(508) 378-8209
Total Enrollment 712

East Bridgewater Private Schools

High Road School Of Massachusetts
450 Pleasant St
ZIP: 2333
Total Enrollment 10
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