Rockport is a quaint seacoast village located at the tip of Cape Ann, about an hour drive northeast of Boston. Rockport has miles of beaches and rocky coastline and was once home to a thriving fishing port, a strong artists colony, and successful granite industry. Today, Rockport is both a residential and tourist community and still has quite a few local artisians as well as lobster fisherman.
Rockport’s downtown has a variety of specialty shops, art galleries, small eateries and wonderful restuarants that boast delicious cuisine and sensational waterfront views. No longer considered a ‘dry’ town, local restaurants can now serve alcohol. The approximately 7,000 residents enjoy a noteworthy public shcool system, beautiful beaches and the famed Shalin Liu Performance Center . Thecommuter rail station is located within walking distance to the downtown center.
The 2015 Property Tax Rate in Rockport is $11.00 per $1000 of assessed value.
Rockport Real Estate Resources
- Official Rockport Town Website
- Interviews & Conversations with Rockport Artists
- Rockport Travel Guide
- Rockport Art Association
- Shalin Liu Performance Center
- Thatcher Island Association
- Rockport of the 19th Century
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