WPL By the Numbers

Curious to know how the Woburn Public Library measures up?

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 9 are librarians

Operating Budget

Year Budget
2022 $1,608,872
2021 $1,696,897
2020 $1,661,382

2022: January-June

 

Library visitors: 57,001 Database searches: 1,707*
Items checked out: 149,163 Website visits: 44,399
Items we own: 84,864 Wifi users: 7,756
Library cardholders: 15,245 Public computer users: 4,220
New library cards: 778 Public print jobs: 5,936
Programs offered: 292 3D printer jobs: 58
Program attendees: 6,185 Scan/Fax jobs: 1,002
Historic artifact room visits: 259 Instagram followers: 1,951
Study room reservations: 1,626 Twitter followers: 1,859
Museum pass reservations: 534 Facebook followers: 78
Questions answered: 19,865 YouTube subscribers: 18
*January-May 2022