Watertown has a land area of just 4.1 square miles with a population of around 34,000. Strategically located just 6 miles northwest of Boston in Middlesex County, the community enjoys the advantages of this metropolitan commercial, residential and social community while maintaining its own local characteristics and identity.
Watertown is rich in ethnic diversity and culture, boasts a high level of citizen involvement and many amenities such as shopping malls, swimming pools, golf and tennis clubs, skating rinks, athletic clubs, eleven fine parks and public transportation providing easy access to Boston and surrounding communities.
Watertown is within twenty minutes’ travel to all major highways in eastern Massachusetts, including the Massachusetts Turnpike, Routes 128,95,93, 2, 16 and 20. In addition, it is serviced by rail lines and commuter bus lines, and has easy access to Logan International Airport in Boston.