Welcome to Wayland
Wayland is a peaceful community located in the MetroWest area of Massachusetts, situated at the halfway point between Boston and Worcester. While Wayland is in an area that provides easily accessible shopping, with its new Wayland Town Center, sightseeing, dining, and entertainment, the town itself remains a quiet bedroom community in a semi-rural setting with little industrial or commercial base.
Wayland is the home to many urban professionals due in part to its peaceful setting and its proximity to the city of Boston. Wayland also takes great pride in its preservation of the forests, marshes, and fields that surround the Sudbury River. These natural resources provide residents an opportunity to enjoy these areas for passive recreation.
In addition, Wayland is an ideal community to raise a family, as its school system is known as one of the finest in the state. Wayland was ranked number three on the list of "Best Public High Schools in Boston 2019". Wayland is ranked #6 on the list of "Best Suburbs to Live in Massachusetts" and is listed within the top ten towns in Massachusetts and top 100 towns in the United States as one of the "Suburbs With the Best Public Schools" and "Best Suburbs to Raise a Family in America." Additionally, "Wayland High School has received an enormous amount of attention from the press. Featured in Life magazine, Time magazine, The Architectural Forum, The New York Times, and The Boston Globe, it was identified as a leader in the advancement of education.
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