Northbridge is broken up into five villages: Whitinsville, Linwood, Rockdale, Riverdale and Northbridge Center; most named for the mill in the area. The area played a major role in early American industrial development, due to its natural resources and strategic location to Worcester and Providence. At its peak, the Whitin Machine Shop in Whitinsville was the largest manufacturer of textile machines in the world. Just under 15,000 people call Northbridge home.
The town is 13 miles from Worcester, 33 miles from Boston and 29 miles from Providence. Situated between Interstates 90, 146, 395, and 495, towns in the Blackstone Valley have good highway and rail access to the ports, airports, and intermodal facilities of Worcester, Providence, and Boston. Whether you’re considering moving to Northbridge or simply visiting, you are sure to find friendly people, a town full of history, and a location that offers a small town feel with big city conveniences.
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