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Overview

Introduction to Pembroke, Massachusetts

Pembroke, Massachusetts, in Plymouth county, is 10 miles NW of Plymouth, Massachusetts and 23 miles SE of Boston, Massachusetts. It is part of the surrounding Brockton metro area.

Pembroke History

This area was originally inhabited by the Native American tribes of Wampanoag and Massachuset. They were essentially fishermen and farmers. Robert Barker and Dolor Davis were the first European settlers. They came to this area in 1650. The town was initially a part of Duxbury before being incorporated as a town in its own right in 1712.

Pembroke and nearby Attractions

  • Pilgrim Hall Museum
  • Pembroke Historical Society
  • Hanover Historical Society
  • USVI Rock Climbing
  • Plymouth Bay Winery
  • Reel Time Fishing Incorporated

Things To Do In Pembroke

The recreation department of Pembroke arranges many activities for its residents. The town also has golf courses, campgrounds and parks where one can relax, as well as participate in fitness activities and sports. Culturally minded people can visit any of the several museums and historical sites in Pembroke.

Pembroke Transportation

Air transportation is provided by Boston Logan International Airport.

Pembroke Higher Education

Bridgewater State College is the nearest institution of higher education.

Pembroke Almanac

CategoryValue
Nearest Medium City 10 miles NW of Plymouth, Massachusetts (center to center)
Nearest Large City23 miles SE of Boston, Massachusetts
County
Phone Area Codes
Time Zone
Daylight SavingsThe city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude42.071
Longitude-70.809

Pembroke Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationPLYMOUTH-KINGSTON
Distance8.3 miles
Jan Temp20 to 38 F
Apr Temp37 to 56 F
Jul Temp63 to 82 F
Oct Temp44 to 63 F
Annual Precip51 inches
StationHINGHAM
Distance12.5 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
StationROCHESTER
Distance20.7 miles
Jan Temp19 to 38 F
Apr Temp37 to 57 F
Jul Temp62 to 83 F
Oct Temp42 to 63 F
Annual Precip49.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
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