The town of North Attleborough is a town in Bristol County, Massachusetts. The population as of 2010 was 28,712, according to the United States Census. The towns total area is 19 square miles, and is bordered by Plainville to the north, Mansfield to the east, Attleborough to the south, and Cumberland, RI to the west. Only 38 miles from Boston and 16 miles from Providence, this town is located in the middle of everything.
North Attleborough History
North Attleborough, an industrial town in Massachusetts, was established in 1669 by John Woodcock and his family. This small settlement, on the border of the Rhode Island, was occupied by nearly 2,200 people by 1776. During the 19th century, sawmills were built, and nail factories were replaced by the cotton spinning mills. Jewelry and textile manufacturing industries were the two main industries that dominated the town in 1832.
North Attleborough and nearby Attractions
- Camp Shady Pines
- Emerald Square
- Kings Shopping Center
- Greenwood Lake
- Brunswick Walnut Hill Lanes
- Woodcock Garrison House
Things To Do In North Attleborough
North Attleborough is a flourishing center of commerce and business with numerous amusement parks and shops located close by. It has plenty of retail stores and restaurants. You can also visit many educational and cultural venues such as museums, art galleries, zoos and aquariums. North Attleborough also has famous churches, rivers and streams that can certainly excite you during your visit.
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