Wakefield, Massachusetts

Demographics and further information

Schools: Comprehensive District information on test scores and spending is available on the Department of Education profile of Wakefield Public Schools.

Utilities: Gas & electricity supplied by town-owned Wakefield Municipal Gas and Light Dept. Water supplied from Wakefield's Crystal Lake (supplemented by the MWRA), under the direction of the town's Board of Public Works, which is also responsible for the town's sewer system and a town-wide rubbish and garbage collection, along with a very successful curbside recycling program.

Cable TV: RCN, AT&T

Churches: Fourteen, embracing Catholic, Orthodox, Protestant, Jewish and Buddhist faiths



Click here for the Executive Office of Communities and Development Community Profile.

Click here for the Boston Globe's analysis of trends in the town of Wakefield

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This page last updated 2/7/05