Area: 20.9 sq miles (54.13 km²)
Population: 16,246 (2000)
22 miles southwest of Boston, Massachusetts
"Foxborough" is the official spelling of the town name, although the alternative spelling "Foxboro" is also frequently used. This alternative spelling is used by the United States Postal Service as the correct form by which to address mail to recipients in the town although both can be processed by their system. The sign on the post office reads "Foxboro."
The town is best known as the site of Gillette Stadium, home of the New England Patriots of the National Football League and the New England Revolution of Major League Soccer. Patriot Place - An outdoor shopping and entertainment complex next to Gillette Stadium.
Jayson P. Ahern, Deputy Commissioner, U.S. Customs and Border Protection.
Joanna Levesque, professionally known as JoJo, an R&B singer-songwriter and actress.