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Rowley was incorporated as a Town on September 4, 1639
Location 32 miles north of Boston
Area   19.03 square miles
Zip Code   01969
Area Code   978

Population 1960 Federal Census 2,783
  1970 Federal Census 3,006
  1980 Federal Census 3,860
  1990 Federal Census 4,452
  2000 Federal Census 5,500

Voter Demographics as of December 31, 2013  
(formerly Independent) 
  Democrat 785
  Libertarian 12
  Republican 698
  Other 6
Population Total Registered Voters 4,370
  Inactive Voters 280
(includes children)
  Total Population 5,973

Assessed Valuation FY 18  
  Real Estate $1,044,857,200
  Personal Property $15,343,485

Taxrate for FY 18 All classes of property $14.58
  Tax Rate Recapitulation of Rowley (Click for PDF)  

Town Offices    
The Town Hall and Town Hall Annex has offices for the
Town Administrator
Board of Health
Inspection Department
Conservation Commission
Council on Aging
Planning Board
Town Clerk

Mailboxes for departments, boards & committees are located at the Town Hall

The Fire Station is located on Hammond Street
The Highway Garage is located on Independent Street
The Rowley Free Public Library is located on Main Street next to Town Hall
The Pine Grove School is located on Main Street
The Municipal Light Department is located on Summer Street
The Police Department is located on Haverhill Street
The Water Department is located on Central Street

Senators in Congress Elizabeth Warre 202-224-4543
  Edward Markey 202-224-2742
Rep. in Congress John Tierney 978-531-1669
State Senator Bruce Tarr
Room 308, State House
State Representative Brad Hill 617-722-2100


PO Box 275, 139 Main Street, Rowley, MA 01969
Board of Selectmen: 978-948-2372
Town Administrator: 978-948-2705

Photographs used by permission from Richard Hydren,
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