Saugus, Massachusetts

town in Essex County, Massachusetts, United States

Saugus is a town in Essex County, Massachusetts, United States, in the Greater Boston area. The population was 26,628 at the 2010 census.[1]

Saugus, Massachusetts
Saugus Town Hall
Saugus Town Hall
Location in Essex County and the state of Massachusetts.
Location in Essex County and the state of Massachusetts.
Coordinates: 42°27′53″N 71°00′38″W / 42.46472°N 71.01056°W / 42.46472; -71.01056Coordinates: 42°27′53″N 71°00′38″W / 42.46472°N 71.01056°W / 42.46472; -71.01056
CountryUnited States
StateMassachusetts
CountyEssex
Settled1629
Incorporated1815
Government
 • TypeTown Manager–Board of Selectmen/Representative town meeting
 • Town ManagerScott Crabtree
 • Board of SelectmenDebra Panetta
Scott Brazis
Jennifer D'Eon
Jeffrey Cicolini
Mark Mitchell
Area
 • Total11.8 sq mi (30.6 km2)
 • Land10.8 sq mi (28.0 km2)
 • Water1.0 sq mi (2.6 km2)
Elevation
21 ft (6 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total26,628
 • Density2,300/sq mi (870/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (Eastern)
ZIP code
01906
Area code(s)339 / 781
FIPS code25-60015
GNIS feature ID0619454
WebsiteTown of Saugus, Official Web Site

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Saugus town, Essex County, Massachusetts". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved September 5, 2012.