Norwell, Massachusetts

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Norwell, Massachusetts
Town
Jacobs Farmhouse, Norwell Historical Society
Jacobs Farmhouse, Norwell Historical Society
Location in Plymouth County in Massachusetts
Location in Plymouth County in Massachusetts
Country United States
State Massachusetts
County Plymouth
Settled 1634
Incorporated 1849
Government
 • Type Open town meeting
 • Town
   Administrator
James M. Boudreau
 • Board of
   Selectmen
John Mariano, Chair; Gregg McBride; Ellen Allen
Area
 • Total 21.2 sq mi (54.8 km2)
 • Land 20.9 sq mi (54.1 km2)
 • Water 0.3 sq mi (0.8 km2)
Elevation 81 ft (25 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 10,506
 • Density 495.6/sq mi (191.72/km2)
Time zone Eastern (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) Eastern (UTC-4)
ZIP code 02061
Area code(s) 339 / 781
FIPS code 25-50145
GNIS feature ID 0618347
Website www.townofnorwell.net

Norwell is a small town in Plymouth County, Massachusetts.