The town of Mattapoisett covers 18 square miles, all of which is located within the Buzzards Bay watershed. Mattapoisett sits on the shores of Buzzards Bay with Fairhaven to the west, Marion to the east, and Acushnet and Rochester to the north. As of the 2010 Census, Mattapoisett was home to 6,045 residents. Its coastline extends 26 miles along Nasketucket Bay, Mattapoisett Harbor, Aucoot Cove, and the Mattapoisett River.

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17 picturesque places to picnic around Buzzards Bay

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How to take your kids freshwater fishing around Buzzards Bay

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Upcoming Events in Mattapoisett

Buzzards Bay Coalition Golf Tournament
Fri, October 19
12:00PM - 6:00PM
The Bay Club,
Mattapoisett
Celebrating Fall at The Bogs
Sat, October 20
2:00PM - 3:30PM
The Bogs,
Mattapoisett
Salty’s Silvery Moon Soirée
Sat, October 20
5:30PM - 7:30PM
Dunseith Gardens,
Mattapoisett