Form of Government: Board of Selectman, Town Administrator, Open Town Meeting
2010 Population: 21,437
Rep. Markey meets with visitors from Stoneham on Constituents' Day
1. Stoneham is the location of the famous Stone Zoo, a private zoo founded in 1905.
2. The Fells is a 2,000 acre natural treasure with a long and varied cultural history and is the home to a range of habitat that sustains a variety of wildlife and before colonial times was the residence of Native Americans. The Fells became a major land area to Stoneham, after it was incorporated as a town in 1725.
3. Champion figure skater Nancy Kerrigan grew up in Stoneham. Nancy won U.S. ladies title in 1993., a bronze medal and a sliver medal in the World Championship competitions in 1991 and 1992, and she went on to win the bronze medal at the 1992 Olympic Winter Games.
4.Stoneham is home to to Stone Zoo, which has reindeer (among other fun animals)!