Town of Wendell, Massachusetts

  • Increase font size
  • Default font size
  • Decrease font size
Home About Wendell Geography

Geography

E-mail Print

Aerial view of the town center - Photo taken by Linda Hickman in 1996Total Area 32 square miles of land (and .22 square miles of water)

The Millers River runs along the entire northern boundary, separating Wendell from Erving. Other abutting towns are Montague, New Salem, Orange, Shutesbury, and Warwick.

The peaceful town center is built on a hill, falling away in all directions.

Latitude 42° 32" 54' N  Longitude 72° 23" 50' W

Population 860 Adults (2008)  Population Density 27 per square mile

Elevation 1,164 feet above sea level

Average temperature January: 18.8° Fahrenheit -- July: 69.3° Fahrenheit.

North Quabbin Chamber of Commerce writes:
"A drive through the mostly forested roads of Wendell reveals an eclectic range and style of homes, from the historic to the offbeat."



View Larger Map
 

Coming Events

Board of Health
Mon Jun 25 @07:00PM -
Assessors Meeting
Wed Jun 27 @06:30PM -
Selectboard
Wed Jun 27 @07:00PM -
AA Open Meeting
Sat Jun 30 @06:00PM - 07:00PM
Wendell Meditation Group
Sun Jul 01 @08:30AM - 09:30AM
AA Open Meeting
Sun Jul 01 @06:00PM - 07:00PM
Fire Department Committee
Mon Jul 02 @08:00PM -
Road Commissioners
Tue Jul 03 @06:30PM -
Library Trustees
Tue Jul 10 @07:00PM - 08:00PM
Mahar Committee
Tue Jul 10 @07:00PM -

Old Home Day

DSC_0504
Image Detail