The city of Medford is located just 6 miles north of Boston. Medford has a population of 55,565 and a total area of 8.6 square miles. The Mystic River flows west to southeast through the center of the city. Medford is part of Middlesex County. The Cambridge District Court is located at 4040 Mystic Valley Parkway in Medford and serves the following municipalities:
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