Norwell, MA is a wonderful community located in Plymouth County just south of Boston. Norwell, MA attracts home buyers for its many desirable qualities, excellent school system and small town lifestyle. Norwell with about 10,500 residents, once part of South Scituate, is a coastal community along the banks of the North River and abuts neighboring communities Hanover, Hingham, Scituate, Cohasset and Rockland. Norwell, MA began as a boat building community and as it matured over the last hundred years, it evolved into a sought after suburban community with a quaint and rural feel. Norwell offers an abundance of recreation being so near the Atlantic ocean as well as convenience for those who travel to downtown Boston for work. Norwell, MA is very close to the Scituate, Cohasset and Hingham Greenbush commuter rail stations as well as the water shuttle from Hingham Shipyard to Boston’s Long Wharf and Logan International airport. Norwell, MA is considered a great place to raise a family and enjoy the benefits of living so close to the city of Boston.