Needham, MA Community Information
Needham has a population of 28,886 (per the 2010 town census) and was incorporated in 1711. Here are some brief real estate-related facts about the community:
- Most properties are serviced by the town sewerage system and have town water.
- The train line has four stops in Needham, and the train into Boston goes to South Station.
- The 2013 tax rate is $11.30 per $1,000 of valuation.
- There are five elementary schools for Grades K – 5 – Eliot, Hillside, Mitchell, Newman and Broadmeadow Schools. There are two middle schools – High Rock School for Grade 6 and William F. Pollard Middle School for Grades 7 and 8. There is one high school.
The following links will provide you with additional information on Needham and its many community services and organizations: