There is 1 golf course in Essex, Massachusetts and 0 are municipal courses. There are also another 32 golf courses within 20 miles of Essex, including 11 public, 8 municipal and 13 private courses.
The oldest course in the Essex area is the Essex County Club which was designed by Donald J. Ross, ASGCA and opened in 1893.
The longest course is Renaissance, which is 7,100 yards. Myopia Hunt Club is rated the best course near Essex. The following courses have won various awards: Essex County Club, Myopia Hunt Club, Turner Hill, Salem Country Club.