Wakefield MA

Wakefield is located in Middlesex County, Massachusetts. It is located about 12.5 miles north-west of Downtown Boston. Wakefield is surrounded by Reading, Melrose, Stoneham, Lynnfield, and Saugus


The town has the 247-acre Lake Quannapowitt, known for boating, windsurfing, kayaking, and fishing. Wakefield has several locations to hike including Breakheart Reservation and Middlesex Fells Reservation.

Shopping & Dining:

Wakefield is home to the Wakefield Plaza, a local shopping center and is a quick drive to several others including MarketStreet Lynnfield and the Northgate Shopping Plaza. Wakefield has several local and chain restaurants.


Get information about the schools located in Wakefield, Massachusetts by clicking on the links below:

Greenwood Elementary School

Walton Elementary School

Woodville Elementary School

Dolbeare Elementary School

Doyle Elementary School

Galvin Middle School

Wakefield High School

Wakefield Real Estate:

Browse a variety of real estate options in Wakefield. Find our current listings and if you have questions about the area or would like more information on properties, contact Christopher J. Barrett. We're ready to help you find your new home!