• Hanover is a town located in Plymouth County approximately 20 miles south of Boston.
  • It borders Norwell, Rockland, Hanson and Pembroke.
  • Founded in 1727 it is 15.54 sq miles with a population of 15,000 residents.
  • Hanover’s mascot is the Hawk
  • There are two elementary schools (Cedar & Center), Hanover Middle & Hanover High Schools.

Hanover is home to some incredible restaurants, including Alba on 53, Square Cafe & Flanders Field. Hanover has a Market Basket, Shaw’s & Previte’ Marketplace all located on Route 53. There is also a Stop & Shop located just over the town line in Norwell.

Merchant’s Row

Merchants Row | Hanover MA (hanover-ma.gov)

Hanover Crossing

The Hanover Crossing

Previte’s Marketplace

Previte’s Marketplace | Hanover MA (hanover-ma.gov)


photo credit: Stephen St-Denis