Middlesex County MA Facts

Facts and Information for Middlesex County, Massachusetts

Middlesex County was founded in the May of 1643 by the Massachusetts General Court. In 2016 Middlesex had a population of 1,589,774, according to the United States Census Bureau. At this time, it is the most populous county in the state of Massachusetts.

Some of the major roadways in Middlesex include the Middlesex Turnpike, the Massachusetts section of I-90, the I-91, the I-93 and the I-95. Residents of the Aspen Regency community have access to a few different public transportation options that are currently offered in Billerica.

Middlesex was the location of the first armed conflicts in the American Revolutionary War, the Battles of Lexington and Concord. The Minute Man National Historical Park was established in 1959 to commemorate this significant moment in American history.

In regards to education, Middlesex County has plenty of top-quality schools and colleges. Residents of Aspen Regency will send their kids to schools in the Billerica Public School District. Colleges offered in Middlesex include the Shawsheen Valley School of Practical Nursing in Billerica and the Middlesex Community College in Lowell. You can go here if you want to take a look at all the school districts found in Middlesex. If you are planning to move into the Aspen Regency community, you can go here to learn about the schools your children will attend in Billerica.

Middlesex County is home to a large collection of shopping centers, so you will have plenty of options if you want to spend the day shopping. Some popular locations include the Burlington Mall and the Middlesex Commons.

The county also features many golf courses, including the Swanson Meadows Golf Course. All residents of Aspen Regency are eligible for a preferred discount at Swanson Meadows Golf Course. You can learn more about it in our community spotlight.

Middlesex is also home to a wide range of national parks. A few examples of parks include the Manning State Park in Billerica, the Middlesex Fells Reservation in Stoneham, and the Callahan State Park in Framingham. These parks feature hiking trails, picnic areas, and much more.

If you are looking for a good meal, the county is home to a variety of different restaurants. The MangiaMangia Italian Kitchen in Billerica serves home-style Italian food, including pizza, ravioli, and more. Meanwhile, the 80 Thoreau in Concord offers salmon, salads, and soup.

If you are interested in living here, please check for availability at our Aspen Regency apartment community.