Boston, MA - Marijuana was approved for recreational sale in Massachusetts earlier in 2018 and is set to be available for legal purchase next month. With less than four weeks remaining, no licenses are yet approved; however, we have been informed of the number of applications submitted in each county of Massachusetts.

Worcester County recieved far and away the largest number of applications, with 16 permits requested across the region. After that, four counties - Middlesex, Norfolk, Bristol, and Plymonth - all had 5 applications. Following these, the tallies were as such: Franklin - 4, Hampden & Essex - 3, Hampshire & Suffolk 2, Berkshire 1.

In Barnstable, Dukes, and Nantucket, no applications were submitted.