Swampscott is a town in Essex Area, Massachusetts, United States, situated 15 miles (24 km) up the shore from Boston in a location called the North Coast. The populace was 13,787 since 2010. A previous summer season resort on Massachusetts Bay, Swampscott is today a fairly upscale residential community as well as consists of the village of Coastline Bluff, as well as part of the community of Clifton. It is understood for its peaceful suburban personality as well as 4 lovely beaches. The community was house to the scenic oceanfront Marian Court College till 2015.
Swampscott lies at 42 ° 28 ′ 27 ″ N 70 ° 54 ′ 21 ″ W(42.474409, -70.905883).  According to the USA Demographics Bureau, the community has a total area of 6.7 square miles (17.4 kilometers ²), of which 3.0 square miles (7.9 kilometers ² )island as well as 3.7 square miles (9.6 kilometers ²), or 54.83%, is water. Situated next to Massachusetts Bay and also the Atlantic Sea, Swampscott lies along a mostly rocky coastline, though there suffices clear shore for 5 beaches; Phillips which stretches into Preston and also is without a doubt the biggest coastline around, Eisman’s and also Whales, Fisherman’s, and a part of King’s Beach, which extends right into Lynn. There are several tiny parks, along with the small Harold King Forest in the northwest edge of town as well as the Tedesco Country Club which bisects part of the community. The community additionally has 2 tiny fish ponds, Foster Pond as well as Palmer Pond.
Swampscott is mainly country, with the majority of the clear land in the northwest corner of town. There are 3 towns within the town, Beach Bluff to the eastern, Phillips Indicate the south, and Phillips Beach inland in between both. The town is focused around Monolith Square, created by Frederick Law Olmsted; which is 4 miles (6 kilometers) south of Salem, 12 miles (19 km) northeast of Boston, and 20 miles (32 kilometers) southwest of Cape Ann. The community is 23 miles (37 kilometers) to the nearest point in New Hampshire, in the community of Salem. Swampscott is surrounded by Marblehead to the northeast, Salem to the northwest, and also Lynn to the southwest. The water rights of the town expand right into Massachusetts Bay, surrounded by those of Marblehead as well as Lynn.