Area: 14.6 sq miles (37.81 km²)
Population: 12,273 (2000)
17 miles southwest of Boston
Medfield (New Dedham) was originally a part of Dedham, which was incorporated in 1636. The film Shutter Island started filming at Medfield State Hospital in March 2008. On the third Saturday of September, Medfield Employers & Merchants Organization hosts Medfield Day in Medfield Center, which is an annual celebration of the town.
Drew Bledsoe, retired NFL quarterback, formerly quarterback of the New England Patriots, resided in Medfield when he was the quarterback of the Patriots.
Randy Moss -Former receiver for the New England Patriots lived in Medfield.
Donald E. Booth, American Diplomat and the current US Ambassador to Ethiopia.