The magazine stated that Concord is known for its “stellar test scores and more” in a list that also included school systems in Brookline, Winchester and Newton.
In the same issue, Concord came out on top of the Main Street/Town Center Cuteness Rating section, achieving a 10 out of 10 score. The magazine wrote of Concord’s town center, “All around Monument Square are Colonial buildings and boutiques under adorable awnings.”
The rankings all fall within the “Swanky Town Smackdown” feature in the issue. Wellesley was the overall winner in the list of 10 communities, but Concord also scored points for its green spaces, including and , boutiques that such as and the , as well as restaurants like
With Boston Magazine’s rankings in the books, we want to hear from you, the residents of Concord. Do you agree that Concord has the best school system and the cutest town center?
What about the awards that Concord did not win? Do you think the town should have ranked higher in the overall score? Let us know in the comment section below.