Shrewsbury, Massachusetts

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Town of Shrewsbury
Homestead of General Artemas Ward
Homestead of General Artemas Ward
Location in Worcester County and the state of Massachusetts.
Location in Worcester County and the state of Massachusetts.
Coordinates: 42°17′45″N 71°42′48″W / 42.29583°N 71.71333°W / 42.29583; -71.71333Coordinates: 42°17′45″N 71°42′48″W / 42.29583°N 71.71333°W / 42.29583; -71.71333
CountryUnited States
StateMassachusetts
CountyWorcester
Settled1722
Incorporated1727
Government
 • TypeRepresentative town meeting
 • Town
   Manager
Kevin Mizikar
 • Board of
   Selectmen
James Kane
Maurice DePalo
Moira Miller
John Lebeaux
Beth Casavant
Area
 • Total21.7 sq mi (56.1 km2)
 • Land20.7 sq mi (53.7 km2)
 • Water0.9 sq mi (2.4 km2)
Elevation
668 ft (204 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total35,608
 • Density1,526.3/sq mi (589.3/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (Eastern)
ZIP Code
01545
Area code(s)508 / 774
FIPS code69-60165
GNIS feature ID0619489
Websitewww.shrewsbury-ma.gov

Shrewsbury is a town in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States. The population was 35,644 according to the 2010 US Census, in nearly 12,400 households.

Shrewsbury is home to three current and one former Nationally Registered Historic Places:

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