The city of Taunton, Massachusetts is located approximately 40 miles south of Boston. Taunton has a population of 55,976 and a total area of 48 square miles. Taunton was founded in 1637 making it one of the oldest making it one of the oldest towns in the United States. Taunton is part of Bristol County. The Taunton District Court is located at 120 Cohannet Street and serves the following municipalities:
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