WPL By the Numbers

Curious to know how the Woburn Public Library measures up? Take a look at the quantifiable ways we serve the community (that's you!).

The Library Overview

  • 44,500 sq. ft. in size
  • Open 65 hours per week
  • Serves a population of 40,876
  • Has a staff of 27, of whom 8 are librarians

Operating Budget

Year Budget
202 $1,641,074
2022 $1,608,872
2021 $1,696,897

2022: January-November

 

Library visitors: 124,732 Database searches: 4,333*incomplete data
Items checked out: 307,030*incomplete data Website visits: 94,160
Items we own: 88,241 Questions answered: 73,806*incomplete data
Library cardholders: 16,076 Public computer users: 10,197
New library cards: 1,720 Public print jobs: 12,276
Programs offered: 797 3D printer jobs: 143
Program attendees: 13,220 Instagram followers: 2,103
Historic artifact room visits: 550 Twitter followers: 1,880
Study room reservations: 3,533 Facebook followers: 657
Museum pass reservations: 1,241 YouTube subscribers: 37