Cities and Towns in the United States / Massachusetts / Middlesex County / Wakefield MA

Information on the town of Wakefield

The town of Wakefield is located in the state of Massachusetts. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Town hall of Wakefield at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the Town hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Wakefield Town hall

Address of Wakefield Town hallWakefield Wakefield Municipal Building
One Lafayette St.

Wakefield MA 01880
United States
Town hall phone number+1 781-246-6383
Town hall fax number+1 781-246-4155
Town hall emailNot available
Wakefield, MA official websiteNot available
Wakefield mayor
Vital records Wakefield vital records

Demographics of Wakefield

Name of Wakefield inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants24 932 population73 / 1 577
Population density in Wakefield3 134,6 pop/sq mi (1 210,3 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Wakefield, MA

Where to apply for a passport in Wakefield, MA? There are 1 passport offices in Wakefield, try one of these:
Name Street Phone
WAKEFIELD POST OFFICE321 MAIN STREET

Top 3 most popular banks in Wakefield

There are 9 bank branches in Wakefield.
The Savings Bank is the most popular bank in Wakefield with 4 branch offices, followed by Eastern Bank with 1 branch offices and then Santander Bank, N.A. with 1 branch offices.

Find below all bank branches in Wakefield:

Bank's name Number of branch offices Service Type
The Savings Bank4Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Eastern Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Santander Bank, N.A.1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Reading Co-operative Bank1Full Service Retail Office
Wakefield Co-operative Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
East Boston Savings Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
More info about banks in Wakefield

Wakefield administrative numbers

Wakefield town code2572215
Wakefield town postcode01880

Information on the town of Wakefield

Cities twinned with WakefieldCurrently, the town Wakefield isn’t twinned
Namesake of Wakefield
Natural parksWakefield isn't part of a natural park

Transportation modes in Wakefield

Airport
Beverly Municipal Airport 15 km
Gen. Edward Lawrence Logan International Airport 16.3 km
Hanscom Field 18.9 km

Wakefield territory

Wakefield area7,95 sq mi (20,60 km²)
Wakefield altitude69 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 42.5044
Longitude: -71.0641
Latitude: 42° 30' 16'' North
Longitude: 71° 3' 51'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/New_York)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

Wakefield neighbouring towns and cities

Wakefield neighbouring towns
ReadingLynnfieldLynnfield
StonehamNeighbouring townsLynnfield
StonehamStonehamMelrose
Wakefield neighbouring towns
Lynnfield 3.9 kmStoneham 4.3 kmReading 4.8 km
Melrose 5.4 kmSaugus 5.7 kmWoburn 7.6 km
Malden 8.3 kmNorth Reading 8.4 kmPeabody 8.4 km
Winchester 8.7 kmLynn 9 kmMedford 9.7 km
Wilmington 10.6 kmEverett 11 kmRevere 11.3 km
Burlington 11.3 kmDanvers 12.1 kmChelsea 12.3 km
Arlington 12.6 kmMiddleton 12.7 kmSomerville 13 km

Distance between Wakefield and other main cities of the country

New York City : 315 km closestLos Angeles : 4188 kmChicago : 1371 km
Houston : 2590 kmPhiladelphia : 439 kmPhoenix : 3693 km
San Antonio : 2849 kmSan Diego : 4147 kmDallas : 2497 km
San Jose : 4308 kmJacksonville : 1651 kmIndianapolis : 1298 km
San Francisco : 4387 kmAustin : 2733 kmColumbus : 1035 km
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Schools in Wakefield, MA

Elementary schools in Wakefield

Dolbeare

District of Wakefield
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 4
Students : 442

Early Childhood Center at the Doyle School

District of Wakefield
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : PK
Students : 129

Greenwood

District of Wakefield
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 4
Students : 223

Walton

District of Wakefield
Lowest grade : 1, Highest grade : 4
Students : 201

Woodville School

District of Wakefield
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 4
Students : 442

Middle schools in Wakefield

Galvin Middle School

District of Wakefield
Lowest grade : 5, Highest grade : 8
Students : 1085

High schools in Wakefield

Northeast Metro Regional Vocational

District of Northeast Metropolitan Regional Vocational Technical
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1261

Wakefield Memorial High

District of Wakefield
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1016

Private schools in Wakefield

Odyssey Day School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 77

St Joseph School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 242

Schools near Wakefield

Hotel offers in Wakefield

Leisure and activities in Wakefield surrounding area

Zoo
Stone Zoo
to Stoneham 5.1 km
Franklin Park Zoo
to Boston 22.5 km
Golf course
King Rail Reserve Golf Course
to Lynnfield 2.8 km
Cedar Glen Golf Club
to Saugus 3.3 km
Lynnfield Center Golf Club
to Lynnfield 3.9 km
Unicorn Golf Course
to Stoneham 4.4 km
Stoneham Oaks Golf Course
to Stoneham 4.7 km
Mount Hood Golf Course
to Melrose 5.7 km
Meadow Brook Golf Club
to Reading 6.4 km
Sagamore Spring Golf Club
to Lynnfield 6.4 km
Larry Gannon Municipal Golf Course
to Lynn 7.5 km
Woburn Country Club
to Woburn 9.8 km

Other information on the town of Wakefield

Nuclear power plantSeabrook Station Nuclear Power Plant 47 km