Dighton, which was named in honor of a woman, Frances Dighton Williams, was founded in 1712 as the southern precinct of the Town of Taunton and retains close regional ties with Taunton, Fall River, and Providence. The geographic center of Bristol County, Dighton is also a rural economic center.
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Posted Aug 27, 2019
The Census Bureau is currently conducting Address Canvassing in your area and will continue through mid-October. For the 2020 Census only about 30% of the addresses will be visited by address canvassers and only in areas where there have been significant changes in the past 10 years. For more information click here.
Posted Aug 06, 2019
A message from our
“Welcome to Dighton, where we hope you will feel welcomed to our modern town. We are a tight-knit community, where we thrive because of our hardworking families and farmers. We hope you enjoy your visit.”
~ Kenneth Pacheco, Chairman