Gloucester Essex County, Massachusetts

Gloucester: City on Cape Ann in Essex County, Massachusetts, in the United States

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Location of Gloucester on Massachusetts map.

About

Gloucester is a city located in the county of Essex in the U.S. state of Massachusetts. Its population at the 2010 census was 28,789 and a population density of 268 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 30,539 inhabitants.

The city was created 398 years ago in 1622.

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Gloucester MA - Fisherman%27s Memorial
Gloucester MA - Fisherman%27s Memorial image

Geography

Gloucester is located at 42°36'51"N 70°39'47"W (42.6140500, -70.6631300).

Gloucester map

Gloucester Quick Facts

Population : 30,539 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Massachusetts (United States)
County : Essex County
Postal code : 01930
Area : 107.51 km2
Has part : Gloucester Harbor
Altitude : 49 feet / 15 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1623 (398 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−05:00
Local time : 02:47:49 (26th October 2021)
Density : 284 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 5.73% (2010-2020)

Demographics

The population of Gloucester increased by 5.73% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 28,789 - census
2011 29,056 0.92% estimation process
2012 29,273 0.74% estimation process
2013 29,521 0.84% estimation process
2014 29,734 0.72% estimation process
2015 29,897 0.55% estimation process
2016 29,982 0.28% estimation process
2017 30,162 0.6% estimation process
2018 30,327 0.54% estimation process
2019 30,430 0.34% estimation process
2020 30,539 0.36% estimation process

Gloucester zip code is 01930. County name: Essex, County fips: 25009

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Local Places in Gloucester

1 Gloucester City Hall
Rating: 4.7 (9)

Address: 9 Dale Ave, Gloucester, MA 01930 ➦ Show Map

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Gloucester City Hall
2 City of Gloucester, City Hall
Rating: 5 (1)

Address: 9 Dale Ave, Gloucester, MA 01930 ➦ Show Map

☎ +19782819700 🔗 Url

3 City of Gloucester: City Hall Annex
Rating: 4 (1)

Address: 3 Pond Rd, Gloucester, MA 01930 ➦ Show Map

☎ +19783255299 🔗 Url

City of Gloucester: City Hall Annex

People born in Gloucester (69)

People born in Gloucester, including racing cyclist Shawn Milne, palaeontologist Samuel Paul Welles, writer Edwin Percy Whipple, you can see a list of people who born in Gloucester.

  • Jessie Ralph (actress (1864-1944)) she was born in 05/11/1864
  • Benjamin A. Smith II (American politician (1916-1991)) he was born in 26/03/1916
  • Benjamin Anastas (American author) he was born in 01/01/1969
  • Leland Hobbs (United States Army general) he was born in 04/02/1892
  • Winthrop Sargent (American politician (1753-1820)) he was born in 01/05/1753
  • David Brown (U.S. rock guitarist) he was born in 01/01/2000
  • Josiah Edward Spurr (American geologist) he was born in 01/10/1870
  • Herb Pomeroy (American trumpeter) he was born in 15/04/1930
  • James Elliot (American lawyer, author and politician from Vermont (1775-1839)) he was born in 18/08/1775
  • Timothy Davis (American politician (1821-1888)) he was born in 12/04/1821
  • Joseph Garland (American cardiologist) he was born in 01/01/1893
  • Roger Babson (American entrepreneur and business theorist) he was born in 06/07/1875
  • Black Knight (fictional character in Marvel Comics)
  • James L. Shute he was born in 18/12/1900
  • Ralph Warren Dexter (American biologist) he was born in 07/04/1912
  • Raymond Greenleaf (American actor (1892-1963)) he was born in 01/01/1892
  • Sylvester Ahola (American trumpeter and cornetist) he was born in 24/05/1902
  • Henry Sargent (American politician (1770-1845)) he was born in 25/11/1770

Schools in Gloucester

College & universities near Gloucester, MA

Code Name City ZIP
165936 Gordon College Wenham (MA) 01984

Stations (22)

Amtrak & bus stations near Gloucester, MA

Code Name Address Type
NBT Newburyport, Massachusetts 90 Storey Avenue BUS
HHL Haverhill station Washington Street at Railroad Square RAIL
WOB Anderson Regional Transportation Center 100 Atlantic Ave. RAIL
BOS South Station 2 South Station RAIL
BON North Station 100 Legends Way RAIL

Post offices near Gloucester

Post Office Name City ZIP
Gloucester Post Office Gloucester (MA) 01930

Other places with the same name (1)

Other cities in Essex County

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

City Name Population Title
Lynn 94,539 City in Essex County, Massachusetts, United States
Lawrence 80,007 City in Massachusetts, United States
Haverhill 64,098 City in Massachusetts
Peabody 53,063 City in Essex County, Massachusetts, United States
Methuen 50,910 City in Massachusetts
South Peabody 50,293 City in Essex County, Massachusetts, United States of America
Salem 43,581 City in Massachusetts, United States
Beverly 42,242 City in Massachusetts, USA
Beverly Cove 40,365 City in Essex County, Massachusetts, United States of America
Andover 36,554 Town in Essex County, Massachusetts, United States
North Andover 31,460 Town in Essex County, Massachusetts, United States
Saugus 28,542 Town in Massachusetts
Danvers 27,571 Town in Essex County, Massachusetts, United States
Marblehead 20,551 Town in Essex County, Massachusetts, United States
Newburyport 18,495 City in Massachusetts
Amesbury 17,537 City in Massachusetts

Distance to Other Cities

Gloucester distances to largest Massachusetts cities