Sherborn, Massachusetts is located in Middlesex counties. Sherborn's population, according to the 2004 Annual Report, was 4,552. The projected Sherborn population for 2010, according to the last run census, is 4,794.
Settled in 1652, Sherborn was historically a farming community and was incorporated in 1674. Some cottage industry developed during the late 18th and early 19th century. During the twentieth century, Sherborn became a bedroom community for nearby Boston and the surrounding hi-tech industries. Now, with highly ranked public education, Sherborn continues as a quiet bedroom community.
Sherborn's population is spread out with 31.9% under the age of 18, 3.2% from 18 to 24, 22.9% from 25 to 44, 30.7% from 45 to 64, and 11.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age in the town is 41.1 years. 6% of all individual Sherborn households have a Sherborn senior 65 or older living alone. With this ever increasing senior Sherborn population, the need for senior home care assistance by a trusted senior home care agency in Sherborn, like Home Instead Senior Care, is also increasing. Home Instead Senior Care's elder home care services are tailored to fit you and your family's elder care needs.
Sherborn has its own Senior Center located at Sherwood Village apartments, 143 Mill Street in Sherborn. The Sherborn Council on Aging is located at the Town Hall, 19 Washington Street, Sherborn, MA.