Randolph, MA Town Information

The Town of Randolph is a city in Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States. At the 2010 census, the town population was 32,158.[1] Randolph adopted a new charter effective January 2010 providing for a council-manager form of government instead of the traditional town meeting. Randolph is one of fourteen Massachusetts municipalities that have applied for, and been granted, city forms of government but wish to retain "The town of” in their official names.[3]


Located fifteen miles south of Boston, at the intersection of Routes 128 and 24, Randolph's location has been an important factor in its economic and social history. Randolph is located in eastern Massachusetts, bordered by Milton and Quincy on the north, Braintree and Holbrook on the east, Canton on the west, and Avon and Stoughton on the south and southwest. Randolph is 15 miles south of Boston and 211 miles from New York City.


As of the census[18] of 2010, there were 32,158 people, 11,564 households, and 8,038 families residing in the town. The population density was 3,184 people per square mile (1,447.3/km2). There were 11,564 housing units at an average density of 1,145.4 per square mile (442.2/km2).


Source: Wikipedia


Image: "Randolph Town Hall" by Marcbela (Marc N. Belanger) - Own work. Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons.