Attleboro is a town located in Bristol County, in southeastern Massachusetts along the Rhode Island border. It is a suburb of both Providence, Rhode Island and Boston, Massachusetts. According to the 2010 census, Attleboro had a population of 43,593.
The town is home to the Northeast Generals of the North American Hockey League. The team is an expansion team that will begin play with the 2016-17 NAHL season. The team will play out of the New England Sports Village which is being built during the first half of 2016 to be ready for the hockey season.