Welcome to Hingham

The city of Hingham (approx. pop. 22,157) is around 22 miles south of Boston, a perfect location for commuters who need to take the rail or ferry into the city. The community is home to some of the best waterways and beaches on the east coast. Kayakers, rowers, and beach lovers alike can enjoy the coastline all summer long. Hingham also boasts World’s End, a 251-acre park perfect for families and those who just want to enjoy the great outdoors. With close proximity to downtown Boston, months of endless winter and summer activities, and schools ranked as some of the top in the state, Hingham is a go-to spot for families and those ready to relocate while still staying close to the city.

Quick Facts

Population

5,650

Female

3,056

Male

2,594

  • White
    5,430
    96.1%
  • Hispanic
    55
    1.0%
  • Asian alone
    57
    1.0%
  • Black
    15
    0.3%
Median Home Price

$ 792,100

Average Income

$109,970

Median resident age

45.0 years

Hingham Schools

SchoolGradesSchool LevelState Ranking/# of SchoolsStudent/Teacher Ratio
East Elementary SchoolPK-5Elementary2017: 31/93815.6
Hingham High9-12High2017: 19/34813.8
Hingham Middle School6-8Middle2017: 43/48715.2
Notre Dame Academy School7-12Private–: –/–9.9
Old Colony Montessori SchoolPrivate–: –/–21.4
Plymouth RiverK-5Elementary2017: 87/93814.2
South ElementaryK-5Elementary2017: 17/93814.7
South Shore Conservatory Of Music PreschoolPK-KPrivate–: –/–4.6
St Paul Elementary SchoolPK-8Private–: –/–9.2
Su Escuela Language AcademyPK-4Private–: –/–4.4
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