Methuen, a great place to live, just 30 miles to Boston and 25 miles to Manchester, NH. Apartments in Methuen. This small town is located at the northern end of Route 93. Route 495 also crosses through the eastern side of town. Don’t let its classic small town New England charm fool you into thinking there’s nothing to do here, Methuen is home to notable private schools, plenty of shopping, rail trails and parks for recreation.
A convenient place to live. Shopping at The Loop…a unique and exciting shopping, dining and entertainment experience in New England in town. You’ll find fantastic attractions including Margaritas Mexican Restaurant, Not Your Average Joes, Starbucks, a 20 screen movie theater, the Gap, Bath and Body Works and so much more! This comfortable town lies alongside the northern banks of the Merrimack River, and is also bisected by the Spicket River, as well as many brooks and streams. There are several ponds dotting the area as well, and the town is home to a town forest, a bird sanctuary, and a small state park (Tenney State Park). Pine Island, near the southern end of town in the Merrimack River, is also part of the town’s land.
Methuen has a rich history. Industrial growth in the 1800’s influenced Methuen’s development. Construction of the Methuen Cotton Mills at Spicket River falls in the 1820’s and the increased manufacture of hats and shoes in small factories along the Spicket spurred the centralization of Methuen’s economic, residential and cultural activities within the area around Osgood, Broadway, Hampshire and Pleasant Streets.
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