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Hanover, MA Real Estate Analysis

Hanover is a town in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States. The population was 13,879 at the 2010 census.[1

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 15.7 square miles (41 km2), of which 15.6 square miles (40 km2) is land and 0.1 square miles (0.26 km2), or 0.70%, is water. Hanover is the 240th town in terms of size in Massachusetts. Hanover is considered to be a part of the South Shore of Massachusetts. It is bordered by Norwell to the north and east, Pembroke and Hanson to the south, and Rockland to the west and northwest. Hanover is approximately 10 miles (16 km) east of Brockton and 20 miles (32 km) southeast of Boston.

Much of Hanover’s eastern and southern borders consist of three waterways, the North and Indian Head rivers along the south and southeast, and the Third Herring Brook along the east. (The latter two are both tributaries, and the town border is marked by their confluences.) There are also several small ponds and brooks throughout the town, the largest pond being Factory Pond, a tributary of the Indian Head River in the south of town. The town has several small parks, sanctuaries and conservation areas spread throughout the town.

The area of Hanover was first settled by English settlers in 1649 when William Barstow, a farmer, built a bridge along the North River at what is now Washington Street. The land was the westernmost portion of the town of Scituate, and it would officially separate and be incorporated as a town June 14, 1727. The name “Hanover” is probably a tribute to King George I, the first Hanoverian King of Great Britain.[citation needed] (While George I died on June 11, 1727, the reports would not have reached the colonies until after the town’s incorporation.) Hanover’s early industry revolved around farming, small mills and a shipbuilding area along the North River. Later industries would include tack factories and shoe factories along the smaller waterways in the town. The town was the site of the invention of the first tack-making machine, and making tacks and fireworks were among the industries of the later 19th century for Hanover. Today, Hanover is mostly residential. The Hanover Mall and other shops are located near the intersection of Routes 3 and 53. In 2008 Hanover American Legion Post 149 baseball team won the state title. In the Summer of 2012 – Hanover became home to the New England Football League (NEFL)’s newest expansion (AAA) Minor League Football Team – The Coastal Chiefs. Home games are played at Hanover High School. [2]

For more information on the town of Hanover, please visit the town web site at http://www.hanover-ma.gov/

Hanover Real Estate Listings

Active Listings in Hanover

37 Windward Ln Hanover, MA 02339
Photo of 37 Windward Ln, Hanover, MA 02339 (MLS # 72362802)
4 beds 3 baths 2,716 sqft $910,000
149 Meadowbrook Rd Hanover, MA 02339
Photo of 149 Meadowbrook Rd, Hanover, MA 02339 (MLS # 72360784)
3 beds 2 baths 1,552 sqft $499,900
24 Pat Road Hanover, MA 02339
Photo of 24 Pat Road, Hanover, MA 02339 (MLS # 72360571)
3 beds 2 baths 1,498 sqft $389,987
136 Washington St Hanover, MA 02339
Photo of 136 Washington St, Hanover, MA 02339 (MLS # 72359126)
4 beds 3 baths 2,600 sqft $779,000
51 Cobblestone Ln Hanover, MA 02339
Photo of 51 Cobblestone Ln, Hanover, MA 02339 (MLS # 72357986)
4 beds 4 baths 4,120 sqft $875,000
112 River Road Hanover, MA 02339
Photo of 112 River Road, Hanover, MA 02339 (MLS # 72356635)
4 beds 5 baths 7,540 sqft $1,500,000
15 Sconset Way, Unit 102 Hanover, MA 02339
Photo of 15 Sconset Way, Unit 102, Hanover, MA 02339 (MLS # 72356321)
2 beds 2 baths 1,442 sqft $459,900
112 Washington St Hanover, MA 02339
Photo of 112 Washington St, Hanover, MA 02339 (MLS # 72355457)
4 beds 5 baths 3,980 sqft $1,049,900
1246 Main St Hanover, MA 02339
Photo of 1246 Main St, Hanover, MA 02339 (MLS # 72355190)
4 beds 2 baths 2,074 sqft $539,000
110 Briarwood Dr Hanover, MA 02339
Photo of 110 Briarwood Dr, Hanover, MA 02339 (MLS # 72354452)
4 beds 3 baths 2,418 sqft $629,900
165 Deerfield Ln Hanover, MA 02339
Photo of 165 Deerfield Ln, Hanover, MA 02339 (MLS # 72354439)
4 beds 3 baths 4,337 sqft $949,900
23 Kingston Hanover, MA 02339
Photo of 23 Kingston, Hanover, MA 02339 (MLS # 72353725)
3 beds 3 baths 2,100 sqft $539,900
840 Webster Hanover, MA 02339
Photo of 840 Webster, Hanover, MA 02339 (MLS # 72352854)
4 beds 1 bath 1,781 sqft $359,900
991 Broadway Hanover, MA 02339
Photo of 991 Broadway, Hanover, MA 02339 (MLS # 72351719)
3 beds 3 baths 2,044 sqft $459,900
63 Hillside Cir Hanover, MA 02339
Photo of 63 Hillside Cir, Hanover, MA 02339 (MLS # 72351193)
4 beds 3 baths 1,786 sqft $610,000

Sold Listings in Hanover

37 Windward Ln Hanover, MA 02339
Photo of 37 Windward Ln, Hanover, MA 02339 (MLS # 72362802)
4 beds 3 baths 2,716 sqft $910,000
149 Meadowbrook Rd Hanover, MA 02339
Photo of 149 Meadowbrook Rd, Hanover, MA 02339 (MLS # 72360784)
3 beds 2 baths 1,552 sqft $499,900
24 Pat Road Hanover, MA 02339
Photo of 24 Pat Road, Hanover, MA 02339 (MLS # 72360571)
3 beds 2 baths 1,498 sqft $389,987
136 Washington St Hanover, MA 02339
Photo of 136 Washington St, Hanover, MA 02339 (MLS # 72359126)
4 beds 3 baths 2,600 sqft $779,000
51 Cobblestone Ln Hanover, MA 02339
Photo of 51 Cobblestone Ln, Hanover, MA 02339 (MLS # 72357986)
4 beds 4 baths 4,120 sqft $875,000
112 River Road Hanover, MA 02339
Photo of 112 River Road, Hanover, MA 02339 (MLS # 72356635)
4 beds 5 baths 7,540 sqft $1,500,000
15 Sconset Way, Unit 102 Hanover, MA 02339
Photo of 15 Sconset Way, Unit 102, Hanover, MA 02339 (MLS # 72356321)
2 beds 2 baths 1,442 sqft $459,900
112 Washington St Hanover, MA 02339
Photo of 112 Washington St, Hanover, MA 02339 (MLS # 72355457)
4 beds 5 baths 3,980 sqft $1,049,900
1246 Main St Hanover, MA 02339
Photo of 1246 Main St, Hanover, MA 02339 (MLS # 72355190)
4 beds 2 baths 2,074 sqft $539,000
110 Briarwood Dr Hanover, MA 02339
Photo of 110 Briarwood Dr, Hanover, MA 02339 (MLS # 72354452)
4 beds 3 baths 2,418 sqft $629,900
165 Deerfield Ln Hanover, MA 02339
Photo of 165 Deerfield Ln, Hanover, MA 02339 (MLS # 72354439)
4 beds 3 baths 4,337 sqft $949,900
23 Kingston Hanover, MA 02339
Photo of 23 Kingston, Hanover, MA 02339 (MLS # 72353725)
3 beds 3 baths 2,100 sqft $539,900
840 Webster Hanover, MA 02339
Photo of 840 Webster, Hanover, MA 02339 (MLS # 72352854)
4 beds 1 bath 1,781 sqft $359,900
991 Broadway Hanover, MA 02339
Photo of 991 Broadway, Hanover, MA 02339 (MLS # 72351719)
3 beds 3 baths 2,044 sqft $459,900
63 Hillside Cir Hanover, MA 02339
Photo of 63 Hillside Cir, Hanover, MA 02339 (MLS # 72351193)
4 beds 3 baths 1,786 sqft $610,000

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Hanover School Data

Hanover School Districts

Hanover School District
PK-12
South Shore Regional Vocational Technical School District
9-12

Hanover Schools

Cedar Elementary School
PK-4, public
http://hanoverschools.org/
Center Elementary
K-2, public
http://www.hanoverschools.org/censyl/
Hanover High School
9-12, public
http://hanoverschools.org/highschool/
Sylvester
3-4, public
Hanover Middle School
5-8, public
http://www.hanoverschools.org/middle/
So Shore Vocational Technical High School
9-12, public
Cardinal Cushing Centers
n/a, private
http://cushingcenters.com/
The Master’s Academy
K, 2, 4-12, private

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