Area: 11.6 sq miles (30.04 km²)
Population: 7,683 (2000)
Plainville was originally a part of the town of Wrentham, Massachusetts and North Attleboro, Massachusetts. It was created accidentally by survey errors in (1905). Honey Dew Donuts is based in Plainville. Plainridge Racecourse is also located within the town.
Jeff Kinney, author of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid books.
Aaron Hernandez, New England Patriots tight end.
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