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Overview

Introduction to Marlborough, Massachusetts

Marlborough, Massachusetts, in Middlesex county, is 8 miles NW of Framingham, Massachusetts and 25 miles W of Boston, Massachusetts. The city is in the Boston area.

Marlborough History

Marlborough, also known as Marlboro, was primarily inhabited by the Pennacook Native Americans. Marlborough got its name after the market town in Wiltshire, England. The first urban settlement took place in 1657. The city was officially incorporated in the year 1660. Marlborough was one of the renowned "Praying Indian Towns" because of the widespread impact of Christianity.

Marlborough and nearby Attractions

  • Marlborough Sewage Disposal
  • Millham Water Treatment Plant
  • Boroughs Shopping Plaza
  • Calvary Chapel Middlesex
  • Robin Hill Cemetery
  • Howe Pond

Things To Do In Marlborough

There are a number of renowned historical monuments throughout the Marlborough. The heritage buildings and temples indicate the rich culture of Marlborough. The malls and sports center also attracts tourists.

Marlborough Transportation

Air transportation is provided by Boston Logan International Airport.

Marlborough Higher Education

Framingham State College is one of the renowned colleges in the city of Marlborough.

Demographics

People

Total Population39,545
Male Share of the Population48.6%
Female Share of the Population51.4%
Senior Citizens13.4%
Employed Population 16+22,140
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married50.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher38.1%
Median Earnings25+$42,456
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$23,205
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,079

Wealth

Median Family Income$85,563
% Above Poverty Level92.8%
% Below Poverty Level7.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time29 minutes
% Working from Home4.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.6%
% Using Public Transportation2%

Housing

People Living Alone30.1%
Median Gross Rent$1,245
Median House Value$316,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)29.6%
Irish18.4%
Italian14.2%
English8.8%
Brazilian8.6%
French Except Basque5.9%
German5.8%
Canadian4.4%
Polish3.2%
Portuguese3.1%
Scottish1.7%
Russian1.4%
Greek1.4%
African1.4%
Swedish1.3%
Lithuanian1.1%
Romanian0.7%
Arab0.6%
Norwegian0.6%
Cape Verdean0.5%
Albanian0.4%
West Indian0.3%
Turkish0.3%
Welsh0.3%
Hungarian0.3%
Czech0.3%
Danishn0.3%
Dutch0.3%
Ukrainian0.2%
Swiss0.2%
Lebanese0.2%
Haitian0.2%
Nigerian0.2%
US/American0.2%
Austrian0.2%
Finnish0.2%
Slovak0.1%
Croatian0.1%
Slovene0.1%
Moroccan0.1%
Syrian0.1%
Kenyan0.1%
Bulgarian0.1%
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Marlborough Almanac

CategoryValue
County Middlesex County
Standard Zip Codes1752
Phone Area Codes508,774,978
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude42.34
Approximate Longitude-71.54

Marlborough Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCLINTON
Distance7.7 miles
Jan Temp15 to 33 F
Apr Temp37 to 55 F
Jul Temp63 to 81 F
Oct Temp40 to 61 F
Annual Precip49.1 inches
StationFRAMINGHAM
Distance8.2 miles
Jan Temp16 to 36 F
Apr Temp38 to 58 F
Jul Temp63 to 84 F
Oct Temp40 to 63 F
Annual Precip45.8 inches
StationWEST MEDWAY
Distance15.9 miles
Jan Temp13 to 38 F
Apr Temp35 to 59 F
Jul Temp60 to 84 F
Oct Temp37 to 64 F
Annual Precip48.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Berlin3,061$105,089
Hudson15,379$88,337
Northborough6,314$111,225
Southborough9,968$165,417
Stow7,027$158,807
Westborough4,057$116,985

Marlborough Public Libraries

Marlborough Public Library
35 WEST MAIN ST.
Marlborough, Massachusetts
(508) 624-6900

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Marlborough Hospitals

Marlborough Hospital
(Non-profit)
157 Union Street

Marlborough Public Schools

Early Childhood Center
17 Washington Street
ZIP: 1752
(508) 460-3503
Primary
Total Enrollment 163
Assabet Valley Vocational High School
215 Fitchburg Street
ZIP: 1752
(508) 485-9430
High
Total Enrollment 1058
1 Lt Charles W. Whitcomb School
25 Union Street
ZIP: 1752
(508) 460-3502
Middle
Total Enrollment 1325
Francis J Kane
520 Farm Road
ZIP: 1752
(508) 460-3507
Primary
Total Enrollment 633
Marlborough High
431 Bolton Street
ZIP: 1752
(508) 460-3500
High
Total Enrollment 1085
Advanced Math And Science Academy Charter School
201 Forest Street
ZIP: 1752
(508) 597-2400
Other
Total Enrollment 999
Charles Jaworek School
444 Hosmer Street
ZIP: 1752
(508) 460-3506
Primary
Total Enrollment 739
Richer
80 Foley Road
ZIP: 1752
(508) 460-3504
Primary
Total Enrollment 598

Marlborough Private Schools

Kindercare Learning Center
496 Boston Post Rd E
ZIP: 1752
Elementary
Total Enrollment 11
St Anne Montessori School
720 Boston Post Rd E
ZIP: 1752
Elementary
Total Enrollment 4
Immaculate Conception School
25 Washington Ct
ZIP: 1752
Elementary
Total Enrollment 183
Glenhaven Academy
56 Framingham Rd 58
ZIP: 1752
Secondary
Total Enrollment 30
The Cottage Childrens Center
197 Union St
ZIP: 1752
Elementary
Total Enrollment 6
Meadowbrook Child Garden
1110 Concord Rd
ZIP: 1752
Elementary
Total Enrollment 15
Hillside School
404 Robin Hill St
ZIP: 1752
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 141
Little Flower Learning Center
505 Boston Post Rd W
ZIP: 1752
Elementary
Total Enrollment 4
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