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

AA Open Meeting
Sat Nov 25 @06:00PM - 07:00PM
Wendell Meditation Group
Sun Nov 26 @08:30AM - 09:30AM
AA Open Meeting
Sun Nov 26 @06:00PM - 07:00PM
Board of Health
Mon Nov 27 @07:00PM -
Assessors Meeting
Wed Nov 29 @06:30PM -
Selectboard
Wed Nov 29 @07:00PM -
The Wendell Full Moon Coffeehouse: Shalom Habibi
Sat Dec 02 @07:00PM - 11:00PM
Fire Department Committee
Mon Dec 04 @08:00PM -
Road Commissioners
Tue Dec 05 @06:30PM -
Library Trustees
Tue Dec 12 @07:00PM - 08:00PM

Old Home Day 2009

DSC_0616
Image Detail