Welcome to the Town of Mansfield
Mansfield is a town in Bristol County, Massachusetts, United States. As of the United States 2010 Census, the town population is 23,184. Mansfield is in the south-southwest suburbs of Boston and is also close to Providence, Rhode Island. The town is twinned with Mansfield in Nottinghamshire, England.
Mansfield was first settled in 1658 and was officially incorporated in 1775. It was named for William Murray, 1st Earl of Mansfield, a pro-colonial member of the House of Lords. Mansfield is largely known for being the home of the Xfinity Center (formerly Great Woods, Tweeter Center and Comcast Center) concert venue, one of the most popular in New England. It is also known for being the birthplace of Honey Dew Donuts, a regional New England chain of donut shops.
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