Towns Ranked By Open Space Area Percentile

Name Open Space Area Square Miles Open Space Area Rank Open Space Area Percentage Open Space Area Percentage Rank Public Trails Miles Public Trails Miles Rank
Petersham 60.0 1 88.1 1 45.4 48
Provincetown 8.7 52 83.8 2 29.1 93
New Salem 48.4 2 82.6 3 7.9 239
Mount Washington 17.5 10 78.1 4 28.4 99
Truro 15.4 15 70.3 5 73.4 12
Wellfleet 13.7 25 65.1 6 82.6 9
Pelham 16.5 13 62.2 7 37.3 64
Savoy 20.2 5 56.0 8 40.4 58
Warwick 21.0 4 55.9 9 37.1 65
Wendell 17.2 11 53.4 10 49.3 38
Newbury 12.4 28 51.4 11 25.3 112
Clarksburg 6.2 94 48.5 12 6.7 251
Hawley 14.5 20 47.4 13 57.7 26
Peru 11.8 31 45.4 14 10.6 214
Windsor 15.9 14 45.3 15 22.9 122
Ware 18.1 7 45.2 16 17.8 152
Washington 17.5 9 45.1 17 51.9 31
Ipswich 14.8 18 44.7 18 72.8 13
Shutesbury 12.0 30 44.4 19 38.7 61
Wales 7.0 80 43.9 20 7.7 244
New Ashford 5.9 103 43.9 21 13.9 186
Dalton 9.4 43 43.0 22 21.0 132
Lincoln 6.2 93 41.6 23 69.5 15
Royalston 17.6 8 41.4 24 26.3 105
Eastham 5.9 101 41.4 25 24.9 114
Hubbardston 17.0 12 40.5 26 21.4 128
Monterey 10.9 35 39.7 27 15.5 170
Hancock 14.0 23 39.2 28 33.9 73
Erving 5.6 109 39.2 29 28.5 97
Medfield 5.7 108 38.8 30 42.3 55
Monroe 4.1 143 38.4 31 6.9 249
Florida 9.3 44 37.8 32 19.6 136
Nantucket 18.4 6 37.7 33 28.8 94
Oakham 8.0 67 37.7 34 16.4 161
Rutland 13.6 26 37.6 35 33.0 77
West Tisbury 9.8 38 37.5 36 30.0 86
Wayland 5.9 105 37.0 37 45.5 47
Chatham 6.3 91 37.0 38 13.8 187
Huntington 9.7 40 36.3 39 26.0 107
Middlefield 8.7 55 36.0 40 6.9 250
Hardwick 14.5 19 35.6 41 6.6 252
Stoneham 2.4 224 35.4 42 28.8 95
Leverett 8.1 65 35.1 43 35.8 69
Topsfield 4.5 134 35.1 44 19.8 134
Rowley 6.4 90 34.5 45 15.2 173
Townsend 11.3 33 34.3 46 56.3 28
Sharon 8.3 64 34.2 47 51.5 32
Edgartown 9.1 49 34.0 48 42.9 52
Maynard 1.8 256 33.9 49 12.5 201
Adams 7.7 73 33.7 50 29.7 90
Hingham 7.6 75 33.6 51 71.6 14
Barre 14.9 17 33.4 52 19.3 138
Milton 4.4 135 33.4 53 42.0 56
Medford 2.8 197 33.3 54 40.0 59
Cohasset 3.3 174 33.3 55 29.3 92
Tyringham 6.3 92 33.3 56 16.2 163
Wenham 2.7 202 33.2 57 16.5 160
Millis 4.1 146 33.2 58 10.3 218
Carlisle 5.1 121 32.8 59 59.2 24
Easton 9.6 42 32.8 60 32.1 80
Concord 8.4 59 32.7 61 101.4 4
Great Barrington 15.0 16 32.7 62 26.6 104
Holyoke 7.4 78 32.4 63 57.5 27
Groton 10.9 34 32.4 64 135.3 2
Montague 10.1 37 32.2 65 38.7 62
Montgomery 4.8 125 32.1 66 13.3 195
Sudbury 7.7 72 31.3 67 48.4 41
Rockport 2.2 237 31.1 68 28.6 96
Lenox 6.7 86 31.1 69 17.0 155
Quincy 5.4 115 31.1 70 64.0 20
Harvard 8.4 62 31.0 71 78.6 11
Hamilton 4.6 132 30.7 72 39.6 60
Dover 4.7 128 30.6 73 62.1 21
Cheshire 8.4 63 30.4 74 16.9 156
Chesterfield 9.3 46 29.7 75 9.2 227
Phillipston 7.2 79 29.3 76 3.8 290
North Adams 5.9 102 28.7 77 19.1 140
Plainfield 6.1 98 28.5 78 6.0 260
Stow 5.1 120 28.4 79 46.4 44
Williamstown 13.2 27 28.3 80 47.5 43
North Andover 7.8 69 28.3 81 81.0 10
Marion 3.9 152 27.9 82 0.8 334
Chester 10.3 36 27.8 83 13.5 189
Groveland 2.6 209 27.7 84 3.5 293
Orleans 4.0 150 27.4 85 13.9 184
Gardner 6.1 96 26.6 86 11.7 207
Plymouth 27.3 3 26.6 87 159.6 1
Southborough 4.1 144 26.5 88 16.7 157
Andover 8.4 58 26.3 89 115.2 3
Worthington 8.4 61 26.2 90 4.0 288
Sandisfield 13.8 24 26.1 91 15.3 172
Hinsdale 5.6 110 25.8 92 4.1 287
Belchertown 14.2 21 25.8 93 49.0 40
Otis 9.7 39 25.6 94 0.4 338
Bedford 3.5 168 25.5 95 45.2 50
Brookfield 4.2 139 25.4 96 0.8 333
Lynn 2.9 191 25.1 97 31.8 81
Lanesborough 7.4 77 25.1 98 11.2 210
Sunderland 3.7 163 25.0 99 21.6 126
Orange 9.0 50 24.9 100 5.6 264
Yarmouth 6.1 97 24.5 101 54.2 30
Marshfield 6.9 81 24.4 102 33.8 75
Shirley 3.9 155 24.3 103 15.1 175
Princeton 8.7 54 24.2 104 60.4 23
New Marlborough 11.4 32 23.8 105 9.0 232
Tolland 7.8 70 23.8 106 5.6 263
Fall River 9.1 48 23.7 107 46.4 45
Templeton 7.7 74 23.7 108 16.5 159
Ashburnham 9.7 41 23.7 109 12.7 199
Weston 4.1 145 23.7 110 65.5 18
Brewster 6.0 100 23.5 111 59.2 25
Boxborough 2.4 215 23.5 112 24.2 118
Saugus 2.6 207 23.2 113 18.9 145
Melrose 1.1 295 23.1 114 16.1 166
Ashby 5.5 113 23.0 115 14.8 179
Mashpee 5.9 104 23.0 116 45.3 49
Reading 2.3 231 22.9 117 10.7 213
Goshen 4.0 149 22.9 118 17.0 154
Chilmark 4.6 130 22.8 119 5.4 267
South Hadley 4.2 140 22.8 120 31.3 82
Douglas 8.6 56 22.8 121 68.7 16
Lexington 3.8 158 22.7 122 54.9 29
Northfield 8.0 66 22.7 123 35.0 70
Middleton 3.3 177 22.6 124 15.6 168
Barnstable 14.1 22 22.5 125 88.3 8
Rowe 5.4 116 22.4 126 16.2 164
Sturbridge 8.7 53 22.3 127 51.2 33
Holland 2.9 193 22.0 128 2.3 315
Sherborn 3.5 166 22.0 129 36.3 68
Granby 6.1 95 21.9 130 50.1 35
Newburyport 1.9 253 21.7 131 29.9 87
Gosnold 2.9 190 21.7 132 18.9 144
Stockbridge 5.1 119 21.6 133 9.6 222
Georgetown 2.8 195 21.6 134 13.5 190
Longmeadow 2.1 241 21.6 135 2.6 308
Westford 6.8 85 21.6 136 89.1 6
Egremont 4.0 148 21.4 137 7.8 240
Bernardston 5.0 122 21.4 138 10.3 217
Freetown 7.6 76 21.4 139 37.8 63
Upton 4.6 129 21.3 140 45.6 46
Hull 0.6 321 21.3 141 1.0 332
Winchendon 9.2 47 21.0 142 25.1 113
Amherst 5.8 106 20.9 143 60.9 22
Needham 2.7 205 20.9 144 33.8 74
Manchester-by-the-Sea 1.6 264 20.9 145 25.5 110
Athol 6.9 82 20.7 146 14.8 178
Duxbury 5.0 123 20.7 147 31.3 83
East Brookfield 2.1 242 19.8 148 1.4 326
Boxford 4.8 127 19.7 149 32.4 78
Spencer 6.7 89 19.7 150 32.2 79
Mattapoisett 3.4 170 19.6 151 4.3 285
Norwell 4.1 142 19.6 152 25.9 108
Holliston 3.7 162 19.6 153 36.6 67
Dartmouth 12.1 29 19.5 154 15.4 171
Essex 2.8 199 19.4 155 26.0 106
Sheffield 9.3 45 19.1 156 19.1 142
Ashland 2.4 219 18.8 157 24.5 115
Leominster 5.6 112 18.8 158 36.9 66
Nahant 0.2 343 18.6 159 1.8 319
Falmouth 8.4 60 18.5 160 88.7 7
Pittsfield 7.8 71 18.4 161 25.8 109
Dedham 1.9 250 18.3 162 9.1 228
Braintree 2.6 208 18.2 163 16.7 158
Westminster 6.7 87 18.1 164 30.4 85
Foxborough 3.7 161 17.9 165 42.7 53
Lee 4.8 126 17.9 166 14.2 183
West Springfield 3.1 182 17.8 167 31.1 84
Hopkinton 4.9 124 17.5 168 50.0 36
Westwood 1.9 251 17.3 169 19.7 135
Acton 3.5 169 17.0 170 49.1 39
Boston 8.5 57 17.0 171 99.7 5
Weymouth 3.0 186 17.0 172 17.8 151
Northampton 6.1 99 17.0 173 64.6 19
Salisbury 2.7 206 16.8 174 4.9 277
Dunstable 2.8 196 16.8 175 19.1 141
New Bedford 3.4 171 16.8 176 2.0 318
Canton 3.2 179 16.6 177 14.9 176
Lunenburg 4.6 131 16.5 178 28.4 98
Fairhaven 2.0 244 16.4 179 3.2 299
Becket 7.8 68 16.4 180 12.1 204
Gloucester 4.4 137 16.4 181 68.1 17
Northborough 3.1 184 16.4 182 17.3 153
Stoughton 2.7 204 16.3 183 14.9 177
Hanson 2.6 212 16.2 184 13.6 188
Randolph 1.7 260 16.2 185 18.4 147
Framingham 4.2 138 16.0 186 44.1 51
West Bridgewater 2.5 214 16.0 187 1.5 322
Bolton 3.2 180 15.9 188 34.7 71
Webster 2.3 229 15.9 189 15.5 169
Revere 1.0 303 15.8 190 5.1 274
Danvers 2.2 239 15.7 191 7.9 237
Granville 6.8 84 15.7 192 12.0 205
Littleton 2.7 201 15.6 193 29.9 88
Salem 1.3 283 15.5 194 15.2 174
Brimfield 5.5 114 15.5 195 21.5 127
Pepperell 3.6 165 15.4 196 23.7 120
Wellesley 1.6 266 15.3 197 25.3 111
Williamsburg 3.9 153 15.3 198 6.2 257
Charlemont 4.0 147 15.2 199 15.9 167
Beverly 2.3 227 15.1 200 28.1 102
Hadley 3.7 164 14.9 201 34.1 72
Mansfield 3.0 185 14.9 202 12.4 202
Paxton 2.3 234 14.7 203 6.4 255
Conway 5.6 111 14.7 204 7.8 241
Wrentham 3.3 175 14.7 205 47.6 42
Scituate 2.5 213 14.6 206 4.9 275
Belmont 0.7 317 14.6 207 13.4 193
Berlin 1.9 252 14.5 208 18.4 148
Natick 2.3 230 14.5 209 7.5 246
Amesbury 2.0 248 14.4 210 19.4 137
Waltham 2.0 249 14.3 211 33.3 76
Burlington 1.7 259 14.3 212 29.7 91
Walpole 3.0 189 14.2 213 24.2 117
Alford 1.6 265 14.1 214 7.6 245
Marlborough 3.1 183 14.0 215 21.2 131
Taunton 6.7 88 14.0 216 42.4 54
Winchester 0.9 309 13.9 217 18.5 146
Halifax 2.4 221 13.8 218 13.0 197
Easthampton 1.8 257 13.4 219 21.2 130
Westborough 2.9 194 13.3 220 16.3 162
Whitman 0.9 306 13.3 221 1.2 329
Merrimac 1.2 289 13.3 222 10.6 215
Cummington 3.0 188 13.1 223 0.5 336
Tisbury 0.9 310 13.0 224 1.7 320
Wilbraham 2.9 192 12.9 225 2.4 311
Bourne 5.3 118 12.8 226 49.6 37
Blandford 6.8 83 12.8 227 8.5 235
Abington 1.3 282 12.8 228 22.0 125
Monson 5.7 107 12.7 229 10.5 216
Russell 2.3 235 12.7 230 9.6 224
Hopedale 0.7 318 12.5 231 5.1 273
Ludlow 3.5 167 12.5 232 28.2 100
West Newbury 1.8 255 12.5 233 4.5 281
Middleborough 8.9 51 12.4 234 2.5 309
Lynnfield 1.3 284 12.3 235 2.4 312
Leyden 2.2 236 12.3 236 3.0 303
Rochester 4.4 136 12.2 237 0.1 347
Colrain 5.3 117 12.2 238 14.6 181
Richmond 2.3 232 12.0 239 4.1 286
Northbridge 2.2 240 12.0 240 19.0 143
Bridgewater 3.4 172 12.0 241 4.9 276
Pembroke 2.8 198 11.9 242 12.7 200
Ayer 1.1 293 11.8 243 3.6 292
Palmer 3.8 159 11.8 244 3.4 296
Cambridge 0.8 311 11.7 245 23.3 121
Harwich 2.6 210 11.5 246 22.2 124
West Brookfield 2.4 220 11.5 247 3.3 298
Holden 4.2 141 11.5 248 27.0 103
Whately 2.4 225 11.4 249 5.1 272
Carver 4.5 133 11.3 250 24.1 119
Aquinnah 0.7 319 11.3 251 1.3 327
Sutton 3.8 156 11.2 252 22.5 123
Heath 2.8 200 11.1 253 0.0 350
Fitchburg 3.1 181 11.1 254 13.4 192
Tewksbury 2.3 226 11.1 255 12.9 198
Shrewsbury 2.4 222 11.0 256 2.9 306
Lowell 1.6 268 10.9 257 13.4 191
North Reading 1.4 276 10.5 258 9.5 225
Hanover 1.6 262 10.5 259 10.1 220
Holbrook 0.8 314 10.5 260 3.0 302
Worcester 3.9 154 10.2 261 50.2 34
Agawam 2.4 216 10.0 262 29.8 89
Winthrop 0.2 344 10.0 263 3.1 300
Springfield 3.3 178 9.9 264 8.1 236
Grafton 2.3 233 9.8 265 18.1 150
Woburn 1.3 285 9.7 266 11.6 208
Lancaster 2.7 203 9.6 267 13.9 185
Dennis 2.0 246 9.6 268 6.0 261
Ashfield 3.8 157 9.4 269 9.6 223
Brookline 0.6 325 9.2 270 5.5 265
North Attleborough 1.8 258 9.1 271 9.1 231
Wareham 3.4 173 9.1 272 24.3 116
Sandwich 4.0 151 9.1 273 41.5 57
Newton 1.6 263 9.0 274 28.2 101
Attleboro 2.4 217 8.8 275 13.0 196
Watertown 0.4 340 8.7 276 5.2 269
Shelburne 2.0 245 8.7 277 4.7 279
Greenfield 1.9 254 8.6 278 8.9 233
Avon 0.4 336 8.5 279 0.4 337
Marblehead 0.4 339 8.4 280 7.8 242
Billerica 2.2 238 8.3 281 21.2 129
Hudson 1.0 302 8.2 282 9.1 229
Plainville 0.9 304 8.2 283 5.6 262
West Stockbridge 1.5 271 8.1 284 0.3 341
Seekonk 1.5 272 8.1 285 6.4 254
Oak Bluffs 0.6 327 8.0 286 1.6 321
Gill 1.2 290 8.0 287 5.3 268
Westfield 3.7 160 7.9 288 14.6 180
Wakefield 0.6 324 7.9 289 5.2 270
Arlington 0.4 333 7.8 290 10.2 219
Uxbridge 2.3 228 7.7 291 16.1 165
North Brookfield 1.7 261 7.7 292 3.8 289
Wilmington 1.3 281 7.6 293 5.5 266
Westhampton 2.0 247 7.3 294 6.3 256
Peabody 1.2 287 7.2 295 10.9 212
Brockton 1.5 270 7.2 296 6.2 258
Lakeville 2.6 211 7.1 297 0.3 340
New Braintree 1.5 273 7.1 298 1.2 330
Deerfield 2.4 223 7.1 299 9.5 226
Norfolk 1.1 296 7.0 300 2.3 314
Norwood 0.7 315 7.0 301 2.7 307
Norton 2.1 243 7.0 302 8.6 234
Hampden 1.4 278 6.9 303 7.3 248
Charlton 3.0 187 6.9 304 19.2 139
Swampscott 0.2 347 6.9 305 1.4 324
Lawrence 0.5 330 6.8 306 13.3 194
Milford 1.0 300 6.7 307 11.0 211
Boylston 1.3 280 6.6 308 10.0 221
Westport 3.3 176 6.4 309 3.0 304
Dracut 1.3 279 6.3 310 5.1 271
East Longmeadow 0.8 312 6.2 311 0.1 345
Chelmsford 1.4 275 6.2 312 18.2 149
Blackstone 0.7 316 6.2 313 11.3 209
Mendon 1.1 294 6.2 314 11.8 206
Acushnet 1.2 291 6.1 315 0.0 349
East Bridgewater 1.1 297 6.1 316 1.2 328
Raynham 1.2 286 6.0 317 0.4 339
Leicester 1.5 274 5.9 318 3.5 294
Tyngsborough 1.0 301 5.5 319 9.1 230
Malden 0.3 341 5.5 320 6.5 253
Everett 0.2 349 5.5 321 4.5 283
Hatfield 0.9 308 5.4 322 3.4 297
Somerville 0.2 348 5.1 323 2.2 316
Rehoboth 2.4 218 5.1 324 2.9 305
Southwick 1.6 267 5.0 325 7.9 238
Sterling 1.6 269 4.9 326 6.2 259
Auburn 0.8 313 4.9 327 1.1 331
Kingston 0.9 307 4.8 328 1.4 325
Somerset 0.4 338 4.6 329 0.1 343
Millville 0.2 346 4.4 330 0.1 346
Warren 1.2 288 4.3 331 0.2 342
Chicopee 1.0 299 4.3 332 20.9 133
Franklin 1.1 292 4.2 333 7.4 247
Swansea 0.9 305 4.1 334 4.8 278
Haverhill 1.4 277 3.9 335 14.4 182
Millbury 0.6 322 3.9 336 12.3 203
Medway 0.5 331 3.9 337 3.4 295
Rockland 0.4 337 3.7 338 4.7 280
Berkley 0.6 326 3.6 339 0.1 344
Southampton 1.0 298 3.6 340 4.5 282
Bellingham 0.6 320 3.4 341 3.1 301
Chelsea 0.1 351 3.4 342 2.5 310
Clinton 0.2 342 3.3 343 3.6 291
Southbridge 0.6 323 3.0 344 2.3 313
Dudley 0.5 329 2.5 345 4.4 284
Methuen 0.6 328 2.5 346 2.2 317
Buckland 0.4 332 2.2 347 0.8 335
Dighton 0.4 335 1.8 348 0.1 348
Oxford 0.4 334 1.5 349 7.7 243
Plympton 0.2 345 1.5 350 0.0 351
West Boylston 0.2 350 1.2 351 1.4 323