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Boxborough is a town in Middlesex County, in the Boston-Cambridge-Quincy metro area.

The latitude of Boxborough is 42.483N. The longitude is -71.516W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 335 feet.

The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 4,868.


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Median household income
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$87,618
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Boxborough demographic reports
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was on par with the national average. (See library links below.)
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The handsomest thing I saw in Boxboro was this noble stand of oak wood. I doubt if there is a finer one in Massachusetts. Let her keep it a century longer, and men will make pilgrimages to it from all parts of the country.
-- Thoreau's Journals
Henry David Thoreau

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Boxborough demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Middlesex County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Boston area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 01719 ZIP code.

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11% of Boxborough residents report German ancestry, and 17% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Boxborough ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Boxborough was $40,794, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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72% of Boxborough residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Boxborough, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $731.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $2,146.


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Libraries in Boxborough include Albert J. Sargent Memorial Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Boxborough include Acton Beacon

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The average commute time for Boxborough workers is 32 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Hotels in Boxborough include Holiday Inn Hotels.

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“ The handsomest thing I saw in Boxboro was this noble stand of oak wood. I doubt if there is a finer one in Massachusetts. Let her keep it a century longer, and men will make pilgrimages to it from all parts of the country. ”
~ Thoreau's Journals
Henry David Thoreau

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