Duxbury Plymouth County, Massachusetts

Duxbury: Town in Massachusetts

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Duxbury is a town located in the county of Plymouth in the U.S. state of Massachusetts. Its population at the 2010 census was 15,059 and a population density of 401 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 15,932 inhabitants.

The town was created 397 years ago in 1623.

Duxbury Quick Facts

Population : 15,932 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Massachusetts (United States)
County : Plymouth County
Postal code : 02332
Area : 37.6 km2
Altitude : 36 feet / 11 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1624 (397 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 19:41:04 (29th November 2021)
Density : 424 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 5.48% (2010-2020)
Weather : 45℉ Chance Rain Showers 7-days weather
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Location of Duxbury on Massachusetts map.
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Duxbury MA Town Offices
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Geography

Duxbury is located at 42°2'30"N 70°40'20"W (42.0417700, -70.6722600).

Duxbury map

Weather

Duxbury forecast: A chance of rain showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Northwest wind 8 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. more

Demographics

The population of Duxbury increased by 5.48% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 15,059 - census
2011 15,104 0.3% estimation process
2012 15,147 0.28% estimation process
2013 15,263 0.76% estimation process
2014 15,348 0.55% estimation process
2015 15,439 0.59% estimation process
2016 15,859 2.65% estimation process
2017 15,947 0.55% estimation process
2018 15,917 -0.19% estimation process
2019 15,921 0.03% estimation process
2020 15,932 0.07% estimation process

Duxbury zip code is 02332. County name: Plymouth, County fips: 25023

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Local Places in Duxbury

People born in Duxbury (22)

People born in Duxbury, including politician Charles Turner, Jr., musician Stet Howland, politician George Partridge, you can see a list of people who born in Duxbury.

  • Mark Murphy (American ice hockey player) he was born in 06/08/1976
  • Peleg Wadsworth (Continental Army officer; Congressman from Massachusetts) he was born in 06/05/1748
  • Tim Leahy (American ice hockey player) he was born in 15/09/1975
  • Chris Ajemian (lacrosse player) he was born in 29/11/1986
  • Gamaliel Bradford (American privateer) he was born in 04/11/1763
  • Henry B. Pierce (American politician) he was born in 06/08/1841
  • Peter Chandler (American soccer player-coach) he was born in 19/03/1953
  • William H. Kent (American politician) he was born in 21/03/1823
  • Jim Manganello (soccer player) he was born in 08/12/1976
  • Charlotte Bradford (nurse during the American Civil War) she was born in 20/06/1813
  • Josh S. Cutler (politician in Massachusetts, US) he was born in 22/01/1971
  • Max Quinzani (American lacrosse player) he was born in 20/03/1988
  • Alexandria Shaughnessy (American figure skater) she was born in 30/09/1992
  • Ezra Weston II he was born in 30/11/1772
  • Gershom Bradford Weston he was born in 27/08/1799
  • Ruth Alden ((1637-1674)) she was born in 22/06/1637
  • Greg DiCenzo (association football player) he was born in 25/10/1975
  • Gamaliel Bradford (Revolutionary War colonel) he was born in 02/09/1731

Schools in Duxbury

College & universities near Duxbury, MA

Code Name City ZIP
445656 Spa Tech Institute-Plymouth Plymouth (MA) 02360

Stations (14)

Amtrak & bus stations near Duxbury, MA

Code Name Address Type
RTE Route 128 station 50 University Ave RAIL
BOS South Station 2 South Station RAIL
BBY Back Bay station 145 Dartmouth St. RAIL
BON North Station 100 Legends Way RAIL
WOB Anderson Regional Transportation Center 100 Atlantic Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Duxbury

Post Office Name City ZIP
Snug Harbor Post Office Duxbury (MA) 02331

Other places with the same name (2)

  • Duxbury , Vermont town in Washington County, Vermont, United States with a population of 1,307 people.

Other cities in Plymouth County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Plymouth County , MA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Brockton 95,770 City in Massachusetts
Plymouth 62,654 County seat town in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States
Bridgewater 27,689 Town in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States
Marshfield 26,037 Village and civil parish in Gloucestershire, UK
Middleborough 25,722 Town in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States
Hingham 24,720 Town in Massachusetts, United States
Wareham 22,778 Town in Massachusetts
Scituate 19,047 Seacoast town in Plymouth County, Massachusetts
Pembroke 18,553 Town in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, USA
Rockland 17,992 City in Knox County, Maine, United States
Abington 16,752 Town in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States
Whitman 15,295 Town in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States
Hanover 14,624 Town in Massachusetts, United States
East Bridgewater 14,554 City in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States of America
Kingston 12,208 Coastal town in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States
Carver 11,762 Town

Distance to Other Cities

Duxbury distances to largest Massachusetts cities