Needham is a town in Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States named after the village of Needham Market in Suffolk, England, a neighbour of the English town of Dedham.

Time Zone: Eastern.

The population in 2000 was approx. 29000 with a median age of 41.

The town has a total area of 32.9 km².

There is a public library.

Needham is home to Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering and Tripadvisor Inc ™ spun-off from IAC/InterActiveCorp Inc of New York , USA in August 2005 to become part of  Expedia.com ® .

A directory of Needham’s Club and Societies: http://www.town.needham.ma.us/TownMis...

The town is the terminus of the Needham Line of the MBTA Commuter Rail. http://www.mbta.com/traveling_t/sched...

Maps of Needham :-   http://www.needhamonline.com/backgrou... http://maps.google.com/maps?ll=42.285...