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Swampscott, MA

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Swampscott is a beautiful and tranquil seaside community located 15 miles northeast of Boston along the coastline of the Atlantic Ocean. 

Swampscott offers a friendly, welcoming, and nurturing family-friendly community with an excellent public school system, superb public safety, support systems, and abundant youth sports opportunities. Swampscott’s town government is also responsive and supportive of its citizens’ needs.

Founded:
1852

Population:
15,227

City Website:
https://www.swampscottma.gov/

Did You Know?
David Portnoy, the founder of the website Barstool Sports, was born in Swampscott.

Beaches & Lighthouses

As a seaside town, there are various scenic seaside views in Swampscott to take in and explore, such as Preston Beach.

Historic Sites

As with many New England towns, Swampscott has its own share of historic houses and locations, one of which is Patterson House/Mary Baker Eddy Historic House.

Getting Here

Logan Airport: Get on I-90 E  and take MA-1A to Tomasello Way. Follow Tomasello Wy to Revere Beach Pkwy/Winthrop Ave in Revere. Get on MA-1A N/General Edwards Bridge/Lynnway/N Shore Rd. Follow Lynnway and Lynn Shore Dr to Monument Ave in Swampscott. (source: Google maps)