Massachusetts , US

Massachusetts, state of the United States of America

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Massachusetts has a total area of 10,554.49 square miles (27336 km2).

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Massachusetts Quick Facts

Population : 6,892,503
Country : United States of America
Head of government : Governor of Massachusetts
Twitter username : massgov
Area : 27336 km2
Water as percent of area : 26.1%
Land as percent of area : 73.9%
Continent : North America
Legislative body : Massachusetts General Court
Named for : Great Blue Hill
Official language : English
Altitude : 492 feet / 150 meters
Capital : Boston
Establishment : February 02, 1788 (233 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 07:11:21 (18th April 2021)
Weather : 58℉ Partly Sunny 7-days weather

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Massachusetts has 5 neighbors .

  • Connecticut state in the northeastern United States
  • New Hampshire state of the United States of America
  • New York state of the United States of America
  • Rhode Island state on east coast of United States of America
  • Vermont state of the United States of America

  • Norfolk County
  • Plymouth County
  • Hampshire County
  • Barnstable County
  • Dukes County
  • Berkshire County
  • Worcester County
  • Hampden County
  • Nantucket County
  • Suffolk County
  • Essex County
  • Middlesex County
  • Bristol County
  • Franklin County

Year Population Method
1910 3,366,416 census
1920 3,852,356 census
1930 4,249,614 census
1940 4,316,721 census
1950 4,690,514 census
1960 5,148,578 census
1970 5,689,170 census
1980 5,737,037 census
1990 6,016,425 census
2000 6,349,097 census
2010 6,547,629 census
2011 6,613,583 estimation process
2012 6,663,005 estimation process
2013 6,713,315 estimation process
2014 6,762,596 estimation process
2015 6,794,228 estimation process
2016 6,823,608 estimation process
2017 6,859,789 estimation process
2018 6,882,635 estimation process
2019 6,892,503 estimation process

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People born in Massachusetts (200)

People born in Massachusetts, including author, columnist and reporter Robert Cormier, harpsichordist and musicologist Ralph Kirkpatrick, computer scientist; creator of Morris Worm; associate professor at MIT Robert Tappan Morris, you can see a list of people who born in Massachusetts.

Largest Cities in Massachusetts (more)

Cities, Towns, Villages, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Massachusetts.

City Name Title County Population
Boston City in and state capital of Massachusetts, United States Suffolk 692,600
Worcester County seat city in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States Worcester 185,428
Springfield City in and county seat of Sangamon County, Illinois, United States and Illinois federated state capital city Hampden 153,606
Cambridge City in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States Middlesex 118,927
Lowell City in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States Middlesex 110,997
City of Lowell City in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States Middlesex 109,945
Brockton City in Massachusetts Plymouth 95,708
New Bedford City in Bristol County, Massachusetts Bristol 95,363
Quincy City in Massachusetts Norfolk 94,470
Lynn City in Essex County, Massachusetts, United States Essex 94,299
Fall River City in Massachusetts Bristol 89,541
Newton City in Massachusetts, United States Middlesex 88,414
Somerville City in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States Middlesex 81,360
Lawrence City in Massachusetts, United States Essex 80,028
Framingham Town in Massachusetts Middlesex 74,416
Haverhill City in Massachusetts Essex 64,014

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Massachusetts Counties

Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated
County Name Population
Middlesex County 1,611,699
Worcester County 830,622
Suffolk County 803,907
Essex County 789,034
Norfolk County 706,775
Bristol County 565,217
Plymouth County 521,202
Hampden County 466,372
Barnstable County 212,990
Hampshire County 160,830
Berkshire County 124,944
Franklin County 70,180
Dukes County 17,332
Nantucket County 11,399

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Map of Massachusetts Regions
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Where Is Massachusetts Located
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