Medford is located in Middlesex County, on the Mystic River, five miles northwest of downtown Boston. It is the home of Tufts University. Neighborhoods in Medford include West Medford, North Medford, Wellington/Glenwood, South Medford, Medford Hillside, Tufts University & Lawrence Estates.

Schools in Medford include Columbus, Brooks, John J. McGlynn Elem., Roberts at the Elementary level, John J. McGlynn MS and Madeline Dugger Andrews at the Middle School level, and Medford High School.

Surrounding Areas:

Arlington | Belmont | Cambridge | Greater Boston | Medford | Somerville | Watertown