About Southborough

Southborough Town House

Above: Where to find places like Southborough’s town hall and how to contact town departments housed there and elsewhere are just some of the resources you can find under the Resource directory below. (Photo by Susan Fitzgerald)

Whether you are new to town and looking to get the lay of the land, or a native “townie” looking for a quick link – hopefully, you’ll find all you need to know about Southborough and it’s resources here!

The town

  • Incorporated: 1727
  • Location: 28 miles west of Boston (map)
  • Total area: 15.7 sq mi (90% land / 10% water)
  • Population: 9,767 (as of 2010 census)


Recent headlines:

Police cruiser hit; 3rd officer rear ended by drunk driver in 8 months

A Southborough police officer is home recovering from a crash. [more]

Pre-Mother’s Day Annual Plant Sale – May 7

Pre-Mother’s Day Annual Plant Sale – May 7On Saturday May 7th, The Southborough Gardeners will hold their annual Plant Sale at the Community [more]

Exploring at Art in Bloom: Photo Gallery and video

Exploring at Art in Bloom: Photo Gallery and videoEarlier this month, the Southborough Library hosted the annual "Art in Bloom" exhibit. It was a fantastic collaboration between young artists and Southborough Gardeners. [more]

APTO seeking donations for safe post prom night

For more than twenty years, parents of Algonquin students have sought to keep kids safe after prom. The APTO is asking for help managing it again this year. They are hoping the community and businesses answer the [more]

Mary Cassatt: A look at a "Thoroughly Modern" turn of the 20th century woman - Thursday

The library is hosting an illustrated talk "Mary Cassatt: Thoroughly Modern [more]

Why flags are at half staff: Friday, April 29, 2016

Flags in Southborough and across the state are flying at half staff in honor of Corporal Christopher J. Orlando, United States Marine Corps, of Hingham, MA who died in a tragic military training accident on Thursday, January 14, [more]