Located just 20 miles north of Boston, Peabody is a city of 51,000 that combines a vibrant downtown atmosphere surrounded by quintessential New England neighborhoods. Explore numerous historical landmarks throughout the city, as well as Brooksby Farm where you can enjoy hiking, apple picking and cross country skiing. Peabody is also home to the Northshore Mall, one of the region's largest malls, as well as Centennial Park, a hub for medical and technology companies.
Our region is one of those very special places that combines work, live and play in one very accessible and affordable package. Peabody was ranked 14th Most Livable City by Forbes Magazine (2009), 100 Best US Cities to Live by Money Magazine (2012), Most Playful City USA by Kaboom! (2015, 2013, 2009) as well as having one of Newsweek's 2013 America's Best High Schools.