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
Wendell 27.2 4 84.5 1 40.7 45
Provincetown 8.7 48 83.8 2 31.3 68
New Salem 43.0 2 73.4 3 39.6 50
Truro 15.4 12 70.2 4 73.7 9
Mount Washington 15.4 11 69.1 5 23.8 96
Petersham 44.8 1 65.7 6 27.2 84
Wellfleet 13.4 20 64.0 7 76.7 8
Savoy 20.2 6 56.2 8 38.1 52
Warwick 21.0 5 55.9 9 35.3 62
Pelham 13.2 22 49.7 10 25.0 92
Clarksburg 6.2 84 48.8 11 5.9 237
Hawley 14.7 14 48.1 12 58.0 21
Newbury 11.2 28 46.2 13 23.9 95
Peru 11.8 25 45.4 14 9.3 201
Windsor 15.9 10 45.2 15 20.2 116
Washington 17.4 8 44.8 16 50.4 29
Ipswich 14.8 13 44.8 17 63.9 13
Dalton 9.8 34 44.7 18 19.3 121
Wales 7.0 72 43.9 19 7.6 221
New Ashford 5.9 91 43.9 20 13.8 162
Eastham 5.9 90 41.3 21 22.9 101
Monterey 11.1 29 40.7 22 11.9 178
Erving 5.7 99 39.5 23 30.1 71
Royalston 16.8 9 39.4 24 20.3 114
Hancock 13.9 17 39.0 25 27.1 86
Nantucket 19.0 7 39.0 26 8.7 207
Monroe 4.1 137 38.4 27 6.7 228
West Tisbury 9.8 33 37.5 28 28.5 79
Wayland 5.9 92 37.1 29 31.8 64
Chatham 6.3 83 37.0 30 14.0 161
Huntington 9.7 35 36.4 31 20.2 115
Milton 4.8 119 36.2 32 39.7 49
Lincoln 5.4 109 36.1 33 50.0 31
Middlefield 8.7 49 36.0 34 6.8 226
Florida 8.8 47 35.9 35 17.4 129
Topsfield 4.5 130 35.1 36 16.0 136
Sharon 8.5 53 34.9 37 45.2 35
Ware 13.8 19 34.6 38 14.8 149
Rowley 6.4 82 34.3 39 13.7 164
Wenham 2.8 190 34.3 40 14.5 152
Edgartown 9.0 44 33.9 41 39.8 48
Adams 7.7 63 33.7 42 23.0 99
Carlisle 5.2 112 33.6 43 56.5 22
Medford 2.8 189 33.2 44 41.2 44
Maynard 1.8 254 32.8 45 12.5 173
Montague 10.2 31 32.4 46 37.4 55
Medfield 4.7 122 32.1 47 41.8 42
Montgomery 4.8 118 32.1 48 13.0 171
Groton 10.8 30 32.0 49 130.1 2
Hardwick 13.0 23 31.9 50 5.8 238
Great Barrington 14.5 15 31.8 51 18.8 127
Concord 8.2 57 31.6 52 93.1 4
Leverett 7.2 69 31.6 53 29.8 73
Hingham 7.1 71 31.5 54 60.4 19
Quincy 5.4 108 31.3 55 60.8 18
Rockport 2.2 233 31.1 56 26.0 89
Harvard 8.4 55 31.0 57 77.7 7
Cheshire 8.5 52 30.9 58 15.3 144
Dover 4.7 120 30.7 59 60.0 20
Hamilton 4.6 127 30.7 60 28.8 77
Cohasset 3.1 176 30.5 61 25.5 90
Tyringham 5.7 98 30.2 62 14.8 148
Townsend 9.9 32 30.1 63 51.9 28
Holyoke 6.8 74 30.1 64 52.1 27
Chesterfield 9.2 39 29.6 65 5.0 254
North Andover 8.0 59 28.8 66 80.5 6
Stoneham 1.9 247 28.7 67 29.9 72
Williamstown 13.2 21 28.3 68 35.7 61
Marion 3.9 147 27.9 69 0.3 336
Plainfield 5.9 89 27.8 70 5.7 240
Stow 5.0 116 27.8 71 41.9 41
Groveland 2.6 205 27.7 72 1.8 308
Sudbury 6.8 77 27.3 73 48.9 33
Orleans 4.0 146 27.2 74 10.8 190
Easton 7.9 61 27.0 75 27.2 85
Lenox 5.8 93 26.9 76 19.0 125
Phillipston 6.6 80 26.8 77 1.3 315
Plymouth 27.3 3 26.6 78 136.8 1
Yarmouth 6.6 81 26.4 79 52.7 26
Worthington 8.4 54 26.3 80 3.6 274
Southborough 4.1 139 26.3 81 5.0 253
Sandisfield 13.8 18 26.2 82 8.1 216
Gardner 6.0 86 26.1 83 6.1 234
Hinsdale 5.6 103 25.7 84 3.8 271
Tolland 8.3 56 25.4 85 6.6 229
Brookfield 4.2 134 25.4 86 0.8 325
Bedford 3.5 166 25.2 87 43.3 39
Chester 9.3 38 24.9 88 12.6 172
Otis 9.4 37 24.6 89 0.4 333
New Marlborough 11.7 26 24.5 90 6.7 227
Saugus 2.8 192 24.4 91 15.3 143
Andover 7.8 62 24.4 92 101.1 3
Lanesborough 7.2 70 24.3 93 5.5 246
Shirley 3.8 151 24.0 94 10.6 192
Orange 8.5 51 23.8 95 4.8 255
Fall River 9.1 42 23.8 96 41.6 43
Marshfield 6.8 76 23.7 97 29.8 74
Brewster 6.1 85 23.7 98 53.5 25
Boxborough 2.5 212 23.7 99 23.7 97
Sturbridge 9.2 41 23.6 100 50.4 30
Goshen 4.1 136 23.5 101 17.5 128
Melrose 1.1 294 23.2 102 15.5 140
Ashby 5.6 104 23.2 103 14.8 147
Templeton 7.5 67 23.1 104 8.7 206
Douglas 8.6 50 22.8 105 68.3 10
Chilmark 4.6 125 22.7 106 5.4 248
Reading 2.3 228 22.7 107 10.1 195
Princeton 8.1 58 22.7 108 49.2 32
Rowe 5.4 107 22.6 109 11.6 182
Mashpee 5.8 96 22.6 110 16.6 133
Lynn 2.6 204 22.6 111 22.9 102
Barnstable 14.0 16 22.5 112 67.8 11
Weston 3.9 148 22.5 113 63.0 14
Egremont 4.2 135 22.2 114 7.8 219
Georgetown 2.9 184 22.1 115 12.0 177
Sherborn 3.6 159 22.1 116 36.5 58
Spencer 7.5 66 22.0 117 27.6 83
Stockbridge 5.2 113 21.8 118 4.4 263
South Hadley 4.0 143 21.8 119 22.5 105
Gosnold 2.9 183 21.7 120 0.0 346
Longmeadow 2.1 238 21.6 121 0.3 337
Newburyport 1.9 250 21.5 122 28.8 76
Freetown 7.6 65 21.4 123 37.8 53
Winchendon 9.4 36 21.3 124 19.1 122
Upton 4.6 123 21.3 125 44.7 37
Lee 5.7 97 21.2 126 8.1 215
Belchertown 11.7 27 21.2 127 26.8 87
Lexington 3.5 165 21.0 128 54.4 24
Athol 7.0 73 21.0 129 5.1 250
Duxbury 4.9 117 20.6 130 31.1 69
Barre 9.1 43 20.4 131 11.1 187
Amherst 5.6 101 20.4 132 55.5 23
Holland 2.6 200 20.3 133 1.7 309
Sunderland 3.0 182 20.2 134 16.8 131
North Adams 4.1 138 20.0 135 14.4 153
East Brookfield 2.1 239 19.9 136 0.3 335
Mattapoisett 3.5 167 19.8 137 4.3 267
Bernardston 4.6 124 19.7 138 9.9 196
Falmouth 9.0 46 19.7 139 66.9 12
Holliston 3.7 156 19.6 140 35.8 60
Needham 2.5 211 19.6 141 25.4 91
Dartmouth 12.1 24 19.5 142 14.3 154
Essex 2.7 193 19.3 143 22.1 107
Millis 2.4 219 19.3 144 2.1 302
Canton 3.8 155 19.3 145 14.1 160
Norwell 4.1 140 19.2 146 22.8 103
Westford 6.0 87 19.2 147 61.6 17
Ashland 2.4 214 19.0 148 24.1 94
Leominster 5.6 102 19.0 149 40.2 47
Sheffield 9.2 40 19.0 150 13.8 163
Shutesbury 5.1 114 18.8 151 31.6 65
Nahant 0.2 343 18.6 152 1.0 321
Boxford 4.5 128 18.5 153 31.5 66
Middleton 2.7 196 18.5 154 14.2 157
Dedham 2.0 244 18.4 155 8.6 210
Hopkinton 5.1 115 18.3 156 38.7 51
Foxborough 3.8 154 18.1 157 42.1 40
Westminster 6.7 79 18.1 158 21.3 111
Manchester-by-the-Sea 1.4 270 18.1 159 24.6 93
Pittsfield 7.6 64 18.0 160 21.8 108
West Springfield 3.1 174 17.9 161 31.4 67
New Bedford 3.6 160 17.6 162 3.2 281
Westwood 1.9 246 17.1 163 18.9 126
Granby 4.7 121 16.9 164 37.5 54
Salisbury 2.7 197 16.9 165 4.5 262
Dunstable 2.8 188 16.8 166 2.0 305
Northfield 5.9 88 16.8 167 36.2 59
Becket 7.9 60 16.6 168 12.3 176
Salem 1.4 272 16.6 169 11.5 184
Northborough 3.1 175 16.5 170 15.7 138
Oakham 3.5 163 16.5 171 7.0 224
Acton 3.3 169 16.5 172 44.4 38
Randolph 1.7 257 16.4 173 16.6 132
Fairhaven 2.0 242 16.4 174 2.6 293
West Bridgewater 2.6 208 16.4 175 1.3 316
Northampton 5.8 94 16.2 176 61.6 16
Webster 2.4 220 16.1 177 15.4 142
Hanson 2.5 209 16.1 178 13.2 170
Bolton 3.2 172 16.0 179 33.6 63
Revere 1.0 302 15.8 180 2.9 288
Williamsburg 4.0 144 15.6 181 5.8 239
Danvers 2.1 235 15.5 182 7.3 223
Scituate 2.7 195 15.4 183 3.2 280
Framingham 4.1 141 15.3 184 36.9 56
Charlemont 4.0 142 15.2 185 15.9 137
Pepperell 3.5 164 15.1 186 22.6 104
Mansfield 3.1 177 15.0 187 11.0 188
Stoughton 2.5 213 14.9 188 1.9 307
Wrentham 3.4 168 14.9 189 46.5 34
Littleton 2.6 206 14.9 190 27.9 80
Boston 7.4 68 14.8 191 80.6 5
Paxton 2.3 226 14.7 192 6.4 233
Waltham 2.0 243 14.7 193 27.8 81
Conway 5.6 105 14.7 194 7.4 222
Braintree 2.1 236 14.6 195 13.5 167
Amesbury 2.0 245 14.3 196 19.1 123
Walpole 3.0 180 14.2 197 22.9 100
Winchester 0.9 308 14.2 198 14.7 150
Belmont 0.7 317 14.1 199 11.8 179
Taunton 6.7 78 14.0 200 36.8 57
Wellesley 1.5 265 14.0 201 19.5 118
Burlington 1.7 260 14.0 202 29.3 75
Natick 2.2 231 13.8 203 4.8 256
Hubbardston 5.8 95 13.8 204 14.1 159
Gloucester 3.7 157 13.7 205 62.1 15
Westborough 2.9 185 13.4 206 16.5 134
Halifax 2.3 223 13.4 207 13.2 169
Cummington 3.0 178 13.2 208 0.5 331
Holbrook 1.0 303 13.2 209 2.9 287
Easthampton 1.8 253 13.0 210 19.6 117
Bourne 5.3 110 13.0 211 40.3 46
Tisbury 0.9 309 13.0 212 1.6 310
Lunenburg 3.6 158 12.9 213 8.6 209
Wilbraham 2.9 186 12.9 214 2.5 296
Blandford 6.8 75 12.8 215 5.7 241
Marlborough 2.8 187 12.8 216 17.3 130
Russell 2.3 229 12.7 217 5.4 247
Monson 5.6 100 12.6 218 7.9 217
Granville 5.4 106 12.6 219 10.3 194
Abington 1.3 280 12.6 220 21.4 110
Berlin 1.7 259 12.6 221 15.1 145
Hopedale 0.7 316 12.5 222 5.1 249
Ludlow 3.5 162 12.5 223 21.4 109
Lynnfield 1.3 277 12.5 224 2.0 304
Dennis 2.6 203 12.5 225 5.0 252
Middleborough 9.0 45 12.5 226 2.5 295
Hadley 3.0 179 12.3 227 30.4 70
Beverly 1.9 248 12.3 228 23.7 98
Rochester 4.4 132 12.3 229 0.0 350
Rutland 4.4 131 12.3 230 19.0 124
Shrewsbury 2.7 199 12.2 231 2.6 292
Colrain 5.2 111 12.1 232 14.2 158
Northbridge 2.2 234 12.0 233 16.1 135
Brimfield 4.2 133 12.0 234 15.5 141
West Newbury 1.7 255 11.9 235 4.5 261
Ayer 1.1 292 11.8 236 3.6 275
Pembroke 2.8 191 11.8 237 9.3 200
Hanover 1.8 251 11.7 238 3.8 270
Hull 0.4 338 11.7 239 0.8 327
Harwich 2.6 202 11.6 240 19.3 119
Leyden 2.1 237 11.5 241 3.6 276
West Brookfield 2.4 216 11.5 242 2.3 301
Whately 2.3 221 11.4 243 4.7 258
Carver 4.5 129 11.3 244 14.2 156
Aquinnah 0.7 319 11.3 245 1.2 319
Bridgewater 3.2 173 11.3 246 2.1 303
Sutton 3.8 150 11.3 247 22.4 106
Ashburnham 4.6 126 11.2 248 11.2 185
Palmer 3.6 161 11.1 249 1.2 320
Cambridge 0.8 313 11.0 250 27.6 82
Holden 3.9 149 10.6 251 26.0 88
Fitchburg 3.0 181 10.6 252 8.6 211
Alford 1.2 281 10.6 253 3.8 272
Heath 2.6 201 10.5 254 0.0 347
Whitman 0.7 314 10.3 255 1.0 323
Worcester 3.8 152 9.9 256 45.1 36
Winthrop 0.2 344 9.9 257 2.9 285
Tewksbury 2.1 240 9.8 258 11.5 183
Grafton 2.3 227 9.8 259 14.9 146
North Attleborough 1.9 249 9.8 260 8.5 214
Lancaster 2.7 198 9.5 261 13.7 166
Ashfield 3.8 153 9.4 262 9.5 198
Agawam 2.2 230 9.2 263 28.6 78
Sandwich 4.0 145 9.1 264 9.5 199
Lowell 1.3 278 9.0 265 9.6 197
North Reading 1.2 284 8.9 266 8.8 205
Brookline 0.6 323 8.9 267 5.6 244
Franklin 2.4 218 8.9 268 19.3 120
Woburn 1.1 290 8.9 269 10.5 193
Newton 1.6 261 8.8 270 21.2 112
Wareham 3.3 171 8.8 271 15.6 139
Attleboro 2.4 215 8.8 272 11.2 186
Avon 0.4 336 8.5 273 0.4 332
Watertown 0.3 339 8.4 274 5.5 245
Billerica 2.2 232 8.4 275 20.6 113
Plainville 1.0 304 8.3 276 5.6 242
Hudson 1.0 301 8.3 277 8.5 212
Seekonk 1.5 264 8.2 278 6.4 232
Wakefield 0.7 318 8.2 279 4.3 265
Oak Bluffs 0.6 324 8.1 280 1.6 312
Gill 1.2 287 8.0 281 4.1 268
Greenfield 1.7 256 7.9 282 8.6 208
Norwood 0.8 311 7.7 283 1.2 317
Marblehead 0.3 340 7.7 284 6.4 231
Uxbridge 2.3 224 7.7 285 13.3 168
New Braintree 1.6 262 7.6 286 0.7 328
North Brookfield 1.7 258 7.6 287 1.0 324
Arlington 0.4 333 7.6 288 9.1 202
Weymouth 1.3 276 7.5 289 13.7 165
Westhampton 2.0 241 7.5 290 6.1 235
Hampden 1.4 268 7.2 291 3.9 269
Peabody 1.2 282 7.2 292 7.9 218
Lakeville 2.6 207 7.1 293 0.3 334
Deerfield 2.3 222 7.0 294 9.0 204
Norfolk 1.1 297 7.0 295 2.4 299
Springfield 2.3 225 7.0 296 1.9 306
Richmond 1.3 279 6.8 297 1.0 322
Milford 1.0 300 6.7 298 10.6 191
Swampscott 0.2 347 6.7 299 0.5 330
Wilmington 1.1 291 6.6 300 4.6 260
Brockton 1.4 274 6.4 301 4.7 259
Westport 3.3 170 6.4 302 2.9 286
Dracut 1.3 275 6.3 303 5.1 251
Charlton 2.7 194 6.3 304 14.3 155
East Longmeadow 0.8 312 6.2 305 0.1 342
Blackstone 0.7 315 6.2 306 10.8 189
Chelmsford 1.4 267 6.2 307 14.5 151
Norton 1.8 252 6.2 308 6.9 225
Mendon 1.1 293 6.2 309 11.6 181
Acushnet 1.2 289 6.1 310 0.0 344
East Bridgewater 1.1 298 6.1 311 0.7 329
Lawrence 0.5 332 6.1 312 11.8 180
Tyngsborough 1.1 295 6.1 313 5.6 243
Shelburne 1.4 269 6.0 314 3.4 278
Boylston 1.2 286 6.0 315 3.3 279
Leicester 1.5 266 5.9 316 3.7 273
Somerset 0.5 329 5.9 317 0.1 340
West Stockbridge 1.1 296 5.8 318 0.0 351
Merrimac 0.5 328 5.8 319 2.8 289
Chicopee 1.4 273 5.7 320 8.5 213
Raynham 1.2 288 5.7 321 1.2 318
Malden 0.3 341 5.5 322 6.5 230
Hatfield 0.9 307 5.4 323 2.6 294
Westfield 2.5 210 5.3 324 9.0 203
Everett 0.2 348 5.2 325 2.9 284
Rehoboth 2.4 217 5.1 326 2.8 291
Auburn 0.8 310 5.0 327 0.0 345
Sterling 1.6 263 4.9 328 4.7 257
Kingston 0.9 306 4.8 329 1.4 314
Millville 0.2 346 4.4 330 0.0 348
Warren 1.2 285 4.3 331 0.2 338
Somerville 0.2 349 4.2 332 2.8 290
Swansea 0.9 305 4.1 333 4.3 266
Haverhill 1.4 271 3.9 334 12.4 174
Millbury 0.6 321 3.9 335 12.3 175
Medway 0.5 331 3.9 336 3.4 277
Southwick 1.2 283 3.8 337 2.4 298
Rockland 0.4 337 3.7 338 6.0 236
Berkley 0.6 325 3.6 339 0.1 341
Southampton 1.0 299 3.6 340 0.1 339
Bellingham 0.6 320 3.4 341 3.1 283
Clinton 0.2 342 3.3 342 3.1 282
Southbridge 0.6 322 3.0 343 1.6 311
Chelsea 0.1 351 2.9 344 2.5 297
Methuen 0.6 326 2.5 345 2.3 300
Dudley 0.5 327 2.5 346 4.4 264
Buckland 0.5 330 2.3 347 0.8 326
Dighton 0.4 334 1.8 348 0.1 343
Plympton 0.2 345 1.5 349 0.0 349
Oxford 0.4 335 1.4 350 7.7 220
West Boylston 0.2 350 1.2 351 1.4 313