Massachusetts certainly has it's share of wealthy towns, but which is the richest?

It's Friday and it's pay day. Like most of you reading this post, I wanna make more money! Money. A societal construct that replaced the old trade and barter system of the cavemen. I think I have that right. 😀

The class you're born into largely predicts the class you'll end up in most cases. While the preceding is true, there are folks who are absolutely self made. So, it's possible to be not born rich and then get rich by good ole fashioned hard work.

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This country seems to be obsessed with wealth. The Kardashians. Private jets. You get  the idea. But what about the state of Massachusetts as a whole? Well, we rank second in the nation for wealth, with only Connecticut being richer.

This is the Wealthiest Town In Massachusetts



The richest town in Massachusetts is Dover. Situated along the southern banks of the Charles River, this city sits about 40 minutes from Boston and is a predominantly residential area.

The local community is known for its nationally-ranked school systems, safe streets, and charming atmosphere – all of which help to keep the area family-friendly.

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With a per capita income of about $134k, and average home prices close to $1.6 Million, Dover is the best place in the state for a luxury lifestyle.

Dover is a town in Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States. The population was 5,923 at the time of the 2020 United States Census. With a median income of more than $250,000, Dover is the wealthiest town in Massachusetts. -wikipedia.

The Town of Dover's recent tragedy

In December of 2023, three family members were found dead in their Dover mansion. In an apparent murder-suicide, Rakesh Kamal killed his wife, Teena and their daughter Arianna. Their bodies were found in the home on Dec. 28 by authorities.

Towns such as Wayland, Carlisle, and Winchester make the list of the most wealthy towns in Massachusetts as well.

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