Towns Ranked By Open Space Area

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
Plymouth 27.3 1 26.6 73 136.9 1
Wendell 27.2 2 84.5 1 40.7 45
Warwick 21.0 3 55.9 7 35.3 61
Savoy 20.2 4 56.2 6 38.1 51
Nantucket 19.0 5 39.0 23 8.7 205
Washington 17.4 6 44.8 13 50.4 29
Royalston 16.8 7 39.4 21 20.3 112
Windsor 15.9 8 45.2 12 20.2 114
Mount Washington 15.4 9 69.1 4 23.8 92
Truro 15.4 10 70.2 3 73.7 9
Ipswich 14.8 11 44.8 14 63.7 13
Hawley 14.7 12 48.1 9 58.0 21
Great Barrington 14.5 13 31.8 46 18.8 125
Barnstable 14.0 14 22.4 108 67.8 11
Petersham 14.0 15 20.6 125 12.6 169
Hancock 13.9 16 39.0 22 27.1 84
Sandisfield 13.8 17 26.2 77 6.7 224
Wellfleet 13.4 18 64.0 5 76.7 8
Williamstown 13.2 19 28.3 63 35.7 60
Dartmouth 12.1 20 19.5 137 14.3 151
Peru 11.8 21 45.4 11 9.3 199
New Marlborough 11.7 22 24.5 85 5.0 249
Newbury 11.2 23 46.2 10 23.8 91
Monterey 11.1 24 40.7 19 11.9 176
Groton 10.8 25 31.9 45 130.3 2
Montague 10.2 26 32.4 42 37.4 54
Townsend 9.9 27 30.1 58 51.9 28
West Tisbury 9.8 28 37.5 26 28.5 78
Dalton 9.8 29 44.7 15 19.3 119
Huntington 9.7 30 36.4 30 20.2 113
Winchendon 9.4 31 21.3 118 19.1 120
Otis 9.4 32 24.6 84 0.4 332
Chester 9.3 33 24.9 83 12.6 170
Chesterfield 9.2 34 29.6 60 5.0 251
Sheffield 9.2 35 19.0 145 13.8 161
Sturbridge 9.2 36 23.6 94 50.4 30
Fall River 9.1 37 23.8 91 41.6 43
Barre 9.1 38 20.4 126 11.1 185
Edgartown 9.1 39 34.0 37 39.8 48
Middleborough 9.0 40 12.5 220 2.5 293
Falmouth 9.0 41 19.7 134 66.3 12
Florida 8.8 42 35.9 33 17.4 127
Provincetown 8.7 43 83.8 2 31.3 66
Middlefield 8.7 44 36.0 32 6.8 223
Douglas 8.6 45 22.8 100 68.3 10
Harvard 8.6 46 31.6 49 77.7 7
Orange 8.5 47 23.8 90 4.8 252
Cheshire 8.5 48 30.9 53 15.3 141
Sharon 8.5 49 34.9 35 45.2 35
Worthington 8.4 50 26.3 75 3.6 271
Tolland 8.3 51 25.4 80 6.6 226
Concord 8.2 52 31.6 47 93.1 4
Princeton 8.1 53 22.7 103 49.2 32
North Andover 8.0 54 28.8 61 79.7 5
Becket 7.9 55 16.6 162 12.3 174
Easton 7.9 56 27.0 70 27.2 83
Andover 7.8 57 24.4 87 101.1 3
Adams 7.7 58 33.7 38 23.0 95
Pittsfield 7.6 59 18.0 154 21.8 105
Freetown 7.6 60 21.4 117 37.8 52
Spencer 7.5 61 22.0 112 27.6 82
Templeton 7.5 62 23.1 99 8.7 204
Boston 7.4 63 14.8 185 78.9 6
Leverett 7.2 64 31.6 48 29.8 71
Lanesborough 7.2 65 24.3 88 5.5 241
Hingham 7.1 66 31.5 50 60.4 18
Wales 7.0 67 43.9 16 7.6 218
Athol 7.0 68 21.0 123 5.1 245
Holyoke 6.8 69 30.1 59 52.1 27
Blandford 6.8 70 12.8 209 5.7 235
Marshfield 6.8 71 23.7 92 29.8 72
Sudbury 6.8 72 27.3 68 48.9 33
Taunton 6.7 73 14.0 194 36.8 56
Westminster 6.7 74 18.1 152 21.3 109
Phillipston 6.6 75 26.8 72 1.3 314
Yarmouth 6.6 76 26.4 74 52.7 26
Rowley 6.4 77 34.3 36 14.1 157
Chatham 6.3 78 37.0 28 14.0 159
Clarksburg 6.2 79 48.8 8 5.9 233
Brewster 6.1 80 23.7 93 53.5 25
Gardner 6.0 81 26.1 78 6.1 230
Westford 6.0 82 19.2 142 61.6 16
Northfield 5.9 83 16.8 161 36.2 58
Plainfield 5.9 84 27.8 65 5.7 236
Eastham 5.9 85 41.3 18 22.9 96
New Ashford 5.9 86 43.9 17 13.8 160
Wayland 5.9 87 37.1 27 31.8 63
Lenox 5.8 88 26.9 71 19.0 123
Northampton 5.8 89 16.2 170 61.6 15
Hubbardston 5.8 90 13.8 198 14.1 156
Mashpee 5.8 91 22.6 105 16.6 130
Lee 5.7 92 21.2 120 8.1 213
Tyringham 5.7 93 30.2 57 14.8 146
Erving 5.7 94 39.5 20 30.1 69
Monson 5.6 95 12.6 211 7.7 216
Amherst 5.6 96 20.3 127 55.4 23
Leominster 5.6 97 19.0 144 40.2 47
Hinsdale 5.6 98 25.7 79 3.8 269
Ashby 5.6 99 23.2 98 14.8 145
Conway 5.6 100 14.7 188 7.4 219
Granville 5.4 101 12.6 212 10.3 192
Quincy 5.4 102 31.3 51 60.9 17
Rowe 5.4 103 22.6 104 11.6 180
Lincoln 5.4 104 36.1 31 50.0 31
Bourne 5.3 105 13.0 205 40.3 46
Colrain 5.2 106 12.1 228 14.2 155
Carlisle 5.2 107 33.6 39 56.4 22
Stockbridge 5.2 108 21.8 113 4.4 260
Hopkinton 5.1 109 18.3 150 38.7 49
Stow 5.0 110 27.8 66 41.9 41
Hardwick 5.0 111 12.2 225 1.1 320
Duxbury 4.9 112 20.6 124 31.1 67
Milton 4.9 113 36.7 29 38.4 50
Montgomery 4.8 114 32.1 44 13.0 168
Dover 4.7 115 30.7 54 60.0 19
Granby 4.7 116 16.9 158 37.5 53
Medfield 4.7 117 32.1 43 41.9 42
Upton 4.6 118 21.3 119 44.7 37
Bernardston 4.6 119 19.7 133 9.9 194
Chilmark 4.6 120 22.7 101 5.4 243
Belchertown 4.6 121 8.3 275 21.4 106
Ashburnham 4.6 122 11.2 244 11.2 183
Hamilton 4.6 123 30.7 55 28.8 75
Boxford 4.5 124 18.5 147 31.5 64
Carver 4.5 125 11.3 240 14.2 153
Topsfield 4.5 126 35.1 34 16.0 132
Rutland 4.4 127 12.3 224 19.0 122
Rochester 4.4 128 12.3 223 0.0 350
Brimfield 4.2 129 12.0 230 15.5 139
Brookfield 4.2 130 25.4 81 0.8 325
Egremont 4.2 131 22.2 109 7.8 215
Goshen 4.1 132 23.5 96 17.5 126
Monroe 4.1 133 38.4 24 6.7 225
North Adams 4.1 134 20.0 130 14.4 150
Southborough 4.1 135 26.3 76 5.0 250
Norwell 4.1 136 19.2 141 22.8 98
Framingham 4.1 137 15.3 177 36.9 55
Charlemont 4.0 138 15.2 178 15.9 134
South Hadley 4.0 139 21.8 114 22.5 101
Sandwich 4.0 140 9.1 261 9.8 195
Williamsburg 4.0 141 15.6 175 5.8 234
Orleans 4.0 142 27.2 69 10.8 188
Marion 3.9 143 27.9 64 0.3 336
Weston 3.9 144 22.5 107 63.1 14
Holden 3.9 145 10.6 248 25.3 88
Sutton 3.8 146 11.3 243 22.4 102
Shirley 3.8 147 24.0 89 10.6 190
Worcester 3.8 148 9.9 253 45.1 36
Canton 3.8 149 19.5 138 14.1 158
Ashfield 3.8 150 9.4 259 9.5 197
Foxborough 3.8 151 18.1 151 42.1 40
Holliston 3.7 152 19.6 135 35.8 59
Gloucester 3.7 153 13.7 199 59.6 20
Lunenburg 3.6 154 12.9 207 8.6 207
Sherborn 3.6 155 22.1 111 36.5 57
New Bedford 3.6 156 17.6 156 3.2 278
Palmer 3.6 157 11.1 245 1.2 319
Ludlow 3.5 158 12.5 217 21.4 107
Oakham 3.5 159 16.5 165 7.0 221
Pepperell 3.5 160 15.1 179 22.6 99
Lexington 3.5 161 21.0 122 54.4 24
Bedford 3.5 162 25.2 82 43.3 39
Mattapoisett 3.5 163 19.8 132 4.3 264
Wrentham 3.4 164 14.9 183 46.5 34
Acton 3.3 165 16.5 166 44.4 38
Westport 3.3 166 6.4 300 2.9 284
Shutesbury 3.3 167 12.1 227 29.4 73
Wareham 3.3 168 8.8 268 15.6 137
Bridgewater 3.2 169 11.3 242 2.1 302
Bolton 3.2 170 15.9 173 33.1 62
West Springfield 3.1 171 17.9 155 31.4 65
Northborough 3.1 172 16.5 164 15.7 136
Mansfield 3.1 173 15.0 180 11.0 186
Wenham 3.1 174 37.6 25 14.7 147
Cohasset 3.1 175 30.4 56 25.5 86
Cummington 3.0 176 13.2 202 0.5 331
Hadley 3.0 177 12.3 221 30.4 68
Fitchburg 3.0 178 10.6 249 8.6 209
Sunderland 3.0 179 20.2 129 16.8 128
Walpole 3.0 180 14.1 193 22.6 100
Pelham 2.9 181 11.1 246 22.1 103
Gosnold 2.9 182 21.7 115 0.0 346
Georgetown 2.9 183 22.1 110 12.0 175
Westborough 2.9 184 13.4 200 16.5 131
Wilbraham 2.9 185 12.9 208 2.5 294
Dunstable 2.8 186 16.8 160 2.0 304
Medford 2.8 187 33.2 40 40.8 44
Pembroke 2.8 188 11.8 233 9.3 198
Marlborough 2.8 189 12.6 215 15.9 135
Saugus 2.8 190 24.4 86 15.2 142
Essex 2.7 191 19.3 139 22.0 104
Charlton 2.7 192 6.3 302 14.3 152
Middleton 2.7 193 18.5 148 14.2 154
Salisbury 2.7 194 16.9 159 4.5 259
Lancaster 2.7 195 9.5 258 13.7 163
Shrewsbury 2.6 196 12.2 226 2.3 297
Holland 2.6 197 20.3 128 1.7 308
Heath 2.6 198 10.5 251 0.0 347
Harwich 2.6 199 11.6 236 19.3 117
Dennis 2.6 200 12.5 219 5.0 248
Lynn 2.6 201 22.6 106 22.9 97
Groveland 2.6 202 27.7 67 1.8 307
Littleton 2.6 203 14.9 184 27.9 79
Lakeville 2.6 204 7.1 291 0.3 334
Scituate 2.6 205 14.9 182 3.2 279
West Bridgewater 2.6 206 16.4 168 1.3 315
Hanson 2.5 207 16.1 172 13.2 167
Westfield 2.5 208 5.3 322 9.0 201
Needham 2.5 209 19.6 136 25.4 87
Stoughton 2.5 210 14.9 181 1.9 306
Ashland 2.4 211 19.0 143 24.1 90
Boxborough 2.4 212 23.5 95 23.7 93
Attleboro 2.4 213 8.8 269 11.2 184
West Brookfield 2.4 214 11.5 238 2.3 299
Rehoboth 2.4 215 5.1 324 2.8 289
Franklin 2.4 216 8.9 265 19.3 118
Millis 2.4 217 19.3 140 2.1 301
Webster 2.4 218 16.1 171 15.4 140
Whately 2.3 219 11.4 239 4.7 255
Deerfield 2.3 220 7.0 292 9.0 202
Halifax 2.3 221 13.4 201 13.2 166
Uxbridge 2.3 222 7.7 283 13.3 165
Springfield 2.3 223 7.0 294 1.9 305
Paxton 2.3 224 14.7 186 5.3 244
Reading 2.3 225 22.7 102 10.1 193
Grafton 2.3 226 9.7 257 14.9 144
Russell 2.3 227 12.7 210 5.4 242
Agawam 2.2 228 9.2 260 28.6 77
Natick 2.2 229 13.8 197 4.8 253
Billerica 2.2 230 8.4 272 20.6 111
Rockport 2.2 231 31.1 52 26.1 85
Northbridge 2.2 232 12.0 229 15.9 133
Danvers 2.1 233 15.5 176 7.3 220
Braintree 2.1 234 14.6 189 13.5 164
Leyden 2.1 235 11.5 237 3.6 274
Longmeadow 2.1 236 21.6 116 0.3 337
East Brookfield 2.1 237 19.9 131 0.3 335
Tewksbury 2.1 238 9.8 255 11.5 181
Westhampton 2.0 239 7.5 288 6.1 231
Fairhaven 2.0 240 16.4 169 2.6 291
Waltham 2.0 241 14.7 187 27.8 80
Dedham 2.0 242 18.4 149 8.6 208
Amesbury 2.0 243 14.3 190 19.1 121
Westwood 1.9 244 17.1 157 18.9 124
Stoneham 1.9 245 28.7 62 29.9 70
Beverly 1.9 246 12.3 222 23.5 94
North Attleborough 1.9 247 9.8 256 8.5 212
Newburyport 1.8 248 21.1 121 28.7 76
Hanover 1.8 249 11.7 234 3.8 268
Norton 1.8 250 6.2 306 6.9 222
Easthampton 1.8 251 13.0 204 19.6 115
Maynard 1.8 252 32.8 41 12.5 171
West Newbury 1.7 253 11.9 231 4.5 258
Randolph 1.7 254 16.5 167 16.6 129
Greenfield 1.7 255 7.8 280 8.6 206
North Brookfield 1.7 256 7.6 285 1.0 324
Berlin 1.7 257 12.6 214 15.1 143
Burlington 1.7 258 14.0 196 29.3 74
Newton 1.6 259 8.8 267 21.2 110
New Braintree 1.6 260 7.6 284 0.7 328
Sterling 1.6 261 4.9 325 4.7 254
Seekonk 1.5 262 8.2 277 6.3 229
Wellesley 1.5 263 14.0 195 19.5 116
Leicester 1.5 264 5.9 314 3.1 281
Chelmsford 1.4 265 6.2 305 14.5 149
Hampden 1.4 266 7.2 289 3.9 267
Shelburne 1.4 267 6.0 312 3.4 276
Manchester-by-the-Sea 1.4 268 18.1 153 24.6 89
Haverhill 1.4 269 3.9 332 12.4 172
Salem 1.4 270 16.6 163 11.5 182
Chicopee 1.4 271 5.7 318 8.5 211
Brockton 1.4 272 6.4 299 4.6 256
Dracut 1.3 273 6.3 301 5.1 247
Weymouth 1.3 274 7.5 287 13.7 162
Lynnfield 1.3 275 12.5 218 2.0 303
Lowell 1.3 276 9.0 262 9.6 196
Ware 1.3 277 3.3 341 3.6 273
Richmond 1.3 278 6.8 295 1.0 322
Abington 1.3 279 12.6 213 21.4 108
Alford 1.2 280 10.6 250 3.8 270
Peabody 1.2 281 7.2 290 7.9 214
Southwick 1.2 282 3.8 335 2.3 300
North Reading 1.2 283 8.9 263 8.8 203
Warren 1.2 284 4.3 329 0.2 338
Boylston 1.2 285 6.0 313 3.3 277
Gill 1.2 286 8.0 279 4.1 266
Raynham 1.2 287 5.7 319 1.2 317
Acushnet 1.2 288 6.1 308 0.0 344
Woburn 1.1 289 8.9 266 10.5 191
Wilmington 1.1 290 6.6 298 4.6 257
Ayer 1.1 291 11.8 232 3.6 272
Mendon 1.1 292 6.2 307 11.6 179
Melrose 1.1 293 23.2 97 15.5 138
Tyngsborough 1.1 294 6.1 311 5.6 238
West Stockbridge 1.1 295 5.8 316 0.0 351
Norfolk 1.1 296 7.0 293 2.4 296
East Bridgewater 1.1 297 6.1 309 0.7 329
Southampton 1.0 298 3.6 338 0.1 339
Milford 1.0 299 6.7 296 10.6 189
Hudson 1.0 300 8.3 274 8.5 210
Revere 1.0 301 15.8 174 2.9 286
Holbrook 1.0 302 13.2 203 2.9 285
Plainville 1.0 303 8.3 273 5.6 237
Swansea 0.9 304 4.1 331 4.3 263
Kingston 0.9 305 4.8 327 1.4 313
Hatfield 0.9 306 5.4 321 2.6 292
Winchester 0.9 307 14.2 191 14.7 148
Tisbury 0.9 308 13.0 206 1.6 309
Norwood 0.8 309 7.7 281 1.2 316
East Longmeadow 0.8 310 6.2 303 0.1 342
Auburn 0.8 311 4.9 326 0.0 345
Cambridge 0.8 312 11.0 247 27.7 81
Whitman 0.7 313 10.3 252 1.0 323
Blackstone 0.7 314 6.2 304 10.8 187
Hopedale 0.7 315 12.5 216 5.1 246
Belmont 0.7 316 14.1 192 11.8 177
Wakefield 0.7 317 8.2 276 4.3 265
Aquinnah 0.7 318 11.3 241 1.2 318
Bellingham 0.6 319 3.4 339 3.1 282
Millbury 0.6 320 3.9 333 12.3 173
New Salem 0.6 321 1.1 351 4.3 262
Southbridge 0.6 322 3.0 342 1.6 310
Brookline 0.6 323 8.9 264 5.5 239
Oak Bluffs 0.6 324 8.1 278 1.6 311
Berkley 0.6 325 3.6 337 0.1 341
Methuen 0.6 326 2.5 344 2.3 298
Dudley 0.5 327 2.5 345 4.4 261
Merrimac 0.5 328 5.8 317 2.8 287
Somerset 0.5 329 5.9 315 0.1 340
Buckland 0.5 330 2.3 346 0.8 326
Medway 0.5 331 3.9 334 3.4 275
Lawrence 0.5 332 6.1 310 11.8 178
Arlington 0.4 333 7.6 286 9.1 200
Dighton 0.4 334 1.8 347 0.1 343
Oxford 0.4 335 1.4 349 7.7 217
Avon 0.4 336 8.5 270 0.4 333
Rockland 0.4 337 3.7 336 6.0 232
Hull 0.4 338 11.7 235 0.8 327
Watertown 0.3 339 8.4 271 5.5 240
Marblehead 0.3 340 7.7 282 6.4 228
Malden 0.3 341 5.5 320 6.5 227
Clinton 0.2 342 3.3 340 3.1 280
Nahant 0.2 343 18.6 146 1.0 321
Winthrop 0.2 344 9.9 254 2.9 283
Plympton 0.2 345 1.5 348 0.0 349
Millville 0.2 346 4.4 328 0.0 348
Swampscott 0.2 347 6.7 297 0.5 330
Everett 0.2 348 5.2 323 2.8 290
Somerville 0.2 349 4.2 330 2.8 288
West Boylston 0.2 350 1.2 350 1.4 312
Chelsea 0.1 351 2.9 343 2.5 295