General Information about Townsend

Incorporated: June 29, 1732  
 
Form of Government: Open Town Meeting; Board of Selectmen (3)
 
Population: January 2000 census total is 9501
 
Tax Rate:               
  • FY2014: $19.57/$1,000 assessed valuation
  • FY2013: $18.26/$1,000 assessed valuation
  • FY2012: $16.96/$1,000 assessed valuation
Accepted Roads: 97.45 miles
 
Land Area: 32.83 square miles
 
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