Billerica is located 20 miles (32 km) north-northwest of Boston along the Northwest Expressway portion of Route 3, positioning it as the border between the Boston Metro region to the south and the Greater Lowell region to the north. The town is also situated less than 3 miles from Route 128/Interstate 95 High-Technology belt to the south and less than 2 miles from Interstate 495 outer belt highway to the north.
Billerica has several small neighborhoods that form villages (or sections) of town. Those villages are East Billerica, North Billerica, Nutting Lake, Pinehurst, Rio Vista, River Pines, Riverdale, Riverside, and South Billerica.
Billerica borders the following towns: Chelmsford, Lowell, Tewksbury, Wilmington, Burlington, Bedford, and Carlisle. The border with Lowell is at a point in the middle of the Concord River where Billerica, Chelmsford, Lowell and Tewksbury all meet.
The Shawsheen River and Concord River are the two major waterways within the town. Nuttings Lake offers a public beach and other recreational water activities including canoeing and sailing.
Billerica Relocation Information:
- Town of Billerica website
- Billerica Public Schools: 978.528.7900
- Chamber of Commerce (Greater Lowell): 978.459.8154