Welcome to the official website of the Town of Essex, Massachusetts, USA! Incorporated in 1819, the Town of Essex is located in Essex County and is 26 miles north of Boston. Our population was 3,504 at the 2010 census. We hope that you find the site's content helpful and useful as you interface with the community.
All Boards & Committees
All Minutes & Agendas
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