Relocation

General Information

ZIP code: 01945 Established: 1649
Population (2001): 20,204 Elevation: 50 feet
Area: 4.453 sq. miles People per sq. mile: 4,514
2005 Tax Rate (residential and commercial):
$8.26 per $1,000 of assessed value
Type of Government: Open Town Meeting
Single Family Housing Units: 6,070
Median Value, Single Family Home, Q1 2001: $385,000
 

Town Services and Other Information

Curbside Trash Pick-Up Yes
Public Transfer Station /
Trash Disposal
Yes
Mail Delivery Yes
Recycling Program in Effect Yes
Registry of Motor Vehicles in town No

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Town Departments

Abbot Public Library 781-631-1480
Assessors Office 781-631-0236
Board of Health 781-631-0212
Building Department 781-631-2220
Cemetery Commission 781-631-1182
Conservation Commission 781-631-1529
Council on Aging 781-631-6225
Dog and Animal Control Officer 781-631-8664
Fire Department (non-emergency)

781-631-0142

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Media

Weekly Newspaper Publications:
Marblehead Reporter 781-639-4800
Cable Television Service:
Comcast 888-633-4266
Local Cable Programming / Studio 781-631-8213
Radio:
WESX Radio

978-927-1049

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Polling Precincts

Precinct 1:
Old Town House Old Town House Square
Precincts 2, 3, 4:
Star of the Sea Community Center Atlantic Avenue
Precincts 5, 6, 7:
Marblehead Community Center

10 Humphrey Street

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Schools
Superintendent of Schools:
Maryann Perry 781-631-3141
ENROLLMENT STATISTICS (2001)
Kindergarten and Elementary 1,210
Middle School 766
Senior High School 696
Vocational/Technical 7
Per Pupil Expenditure $6,621
1997 High School Graduates 152
Percentage of High School Graduates Continuing Education 86.6
PUBLIC ELEMENTARY
Bell School (K-4) 781-639-3170
40 Baldwin Road
Stephen Madeiros, Principal
Coffin School (K-4) 781-639-3181
Turner Road
Sean Satterfield, Principal
Eveleth School (K-2) 781-639-3195
Brook Road
Robert Harrison, Principal
Gerry School (K-2) 781-639-3185
Elm Street
Sean Satterfield, Principal
Glover School (K-4) 781-639-3190
Maple Street
Mary Devlin, Principal

 
Marblehead  Village School781-639-3159
89 Village Street
Teresa McGuinnes-Darby, Principal

 
Marblehead Charter School781-631-0777
17 Lime Street
Nina Cullen-Hamzeh, Principal

 
Marblehead Veterans Middle School 781-639-3120
217 Pleasant Street
Matthew Fox, Principal
PUBLIC HIGH SCHOOL
Marblehead High School 781-639-3103
2 Humphrey Street
Layne Millington, Principal
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Public Transportation


Town Recreation

Marblehead Parks & Recreation Department 781-631-3350
 
RECREATION FACILITIES
Jewish Community Center 781-631-8330
Marblehead/Swampscott YMCA 781-631-0870
Marblehead Youth Baseball 781-639-0112
Marblehead Youth Soccer 781-631-6972
 
YACHT CLUBS
Boston Yacht Club 781-631-3100
Corinthian Yacht Club 781-631-0005
Dolphin Yacht Club 781-631-8000
Eastern Yacht Club 781-631-1400
Marblehead Yacht Club 781-631-9771
Pleon Yacht Club 781-631-8330

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Houses of Worship

BAPTIST  
First Baptist Church
17 Pleasant Street
Rev. Robert M. Dibbs, Pastor
781-631-8330
 
CATHOLIC
 
Our Lady Star of the Sea
85 Atlantic Avenue
Rev. Dennis J. Burns, Pastor
781-631-0086
 
CONGREGATIONAL
 
Old North Church (First Church of Christ)
10 Stacey Street
Rev. Patricia Long, Senior Minister
781-631-1244
 
EPISCOPAL
 
St. Michael's Episcopal Church
26 Pleasant Street
781-631-0657
St. Andrew's Church
135 Lafayette Street
Rev. Kevin D. Bean, Rector
781-631-4951
 
JEWISH
 
Orthodox Congregation of the North Shore 781-631-4924
Temple Emanu-El
393 Atlantic Avenue
David J. Meyer, Senior Rabbi
781-631-9300
Temple Sanai
1 Community Road
Jonas Goldber
781-631-4951
 
LUTHERAN
 
Clifton Lutheran Church
150 Humphrey Street
Rev. David Franks, Pastor
781-631-4379
 
UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST
 
Unitarian Universalist Church
28 Mugford Street
Paul L'Herrou, Interim Minister
781-631-1215
 
UNITED METHODIST
 
St. Stephen's
67 Cornell Road
Rev. Dr. Susan Jarek-Glidden, Pastor
781-631-2756
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Clubs, Organizations & Community Groups

Explorer’s Troop
Marblehead Recreation, Park & Forestry
10 Humphrey Street
781-631-3350
Gerry Veteran Fireman’s Association
Beacon Street
781-631-5214
Jewish Community Center of the North Shore
4 Community Road
781-631-8330
League of Women Voters 781-631-9482
781-631-0446
Marblehead Cancer Prevention Project 781-631-6288
Marblehead Eco-Farm & Marblehead Environmental Coalition
27 Gregory Street
781-631-7214
Marblehead Republican Town Committee 781-631-2692
Marblehead / Swampscott YMCA
94 Pleasant Street
781-631-0870
Newcomers & Natives Club
P.O. Box 645, Swampscott MA 01907
 
Philanthropic Lodge AF & AM
62 Pleasant Street
781-631-8050
Rotary Club of Marblehead
P.O. Box 1008 • Nancy Delaney, President
781-631-5050
Rotary Club of Marblehead Harbor
P.O. Box 941 • Ann Carlson, President
781-631-2547
Symphony by the Sea 978-745-4955
Victory Chapter/ Order of the Eastern Star
Masonic Building, 62 Pleasant Street
781-631-9867
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Services

Marblehead Housing Authority 781-631-2580
Making Ends Meet 781-631-8273
Marblehead Counseling Center Help Line 781-631-8273
Marblehead Community Food Bank 781-631-8340
Marblehead Council on Aging 781-631-6737
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