Monson, Massachusetts

Monson: Town in Massachusetts

About

Monson is a town located in the county of Hampden in the U.S. state of Massachusetts. Its population at the 2010 census was 8,560 and a population density of 191 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 8,750 inhabitants.

Monson locator map
Location of Monson on Massachusetts map.

Quick Facts about Monson

Population : 8,750 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Massachusetts (United States)
County : Hampden County
Postal code : 01057
Phone Area Codes : 413
Area : 44.8 km2
Named for : John Monson, 1st Baron Monson
Altitude : 407 feet / 124 meters
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 22:36:22 (15th July 2024)
Density : 195 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 2.17% (2010-2020)
Memorial Hall  June 2012  Monson MA image
Memorial Hall June 2012 Monson MA
Memorial Hall  June 2012  Monson MA image

Geography

Monson is located at 42°6'15"N 72°19'8"W (42.1042600, -72.3189700).

Monson map

Demographics

The population of Monson increased by 2.17% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 8,560 - census
2011 8,580 0.23% estimation process
2012 8,673 1.07% estimation process
2013 8,721 0.55% estimation process
2014 8,749 0.32% estimation process
2015 8,763 0.16% estimation process
2016 8,768 0.06% estimation process
2017 8,770 0.02% estimation process
2018 8,809 0.44% estimation process
2019 8,787 -0.25% estimation process
2020 8,750 -0.42% estimation process

Monson zip code is 01057. County name: Hampden, County fips: 25013

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People born in Monson (12)

People born in Monson, including United States lawyer, diplomat and politician Albert G. Riddle, politician Arthur D. Norcross, politician Eliphalet Trask, .

List

  • Henry Martin Tupper (American army chaplain) he was born in 11/04/1831
  • Edward Lyman Morris (botanist (1870-1913)) he was born in 23/10/1870
  • Orson Desaix Munn (American publisher) he was born in 11/06/1824
  • William L. Utley (American politician (1814-1887)) he was born in 10/07/1814
  • Emily Norcross (mother of Emily Dickinson) she was born in 03/07/1804
  • Primus P. Mason (Entrepreneur, real estate investor, and philanthropist) he was born in 05/02/1817
  • Effie Maud Aldrich Morrison (American senior activist) she was born in 02/01/1876
  • Charles Avery (American, 1795 - 1883) he was born in 01/01/1795
  • Lisa Roy Sachs (American photographer, born 1974) she was born in 01/01/1974

Schools in Monson

College & universities near Monson, MA

Code Name City ZIP
431099 Jolie Hair and Beauty Academy-Ludlow Ludlow (MA) 01056

Stations (29)

Amtrak & bus stations near Monson, MA

Code Name Address Type
SPG Springfield Union Station 66 Lyman St. RAIL
WNL Windsor Locks South Main St at Stanton Road RAIL
AMM Amherst, Massachusetts 13 Railroad St. RAIL
NHT Union Station 170 Pleasant Street RAIL
WND Windsor station 41 Central St. RAIL

Post offices near Monson

Post Office Name City ZIP
Monson Post Office Monson (MA) 01057

Other places with the same name (2)

  • Monson , Maine town in Piscataquis County, Maine, United States with a population of 665 people.

Other cities in Hampden County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Hampden County , MA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Springfield 152,646 The fourth most populous city in Massachusetts.
North Chicopee 55,179 A city in Hampshire County, Massachusetts.
Chicopee 54,825 The most populous city in Hampshire County, Massachusetts.
City of Westfield 41,094 A city in Hampden County, Massachusetts.
Westfield 41,063 A city in Hampden County, Massachusetts.
Holyoke 39,921 The third-largest city in Hampden County, Massachusetts.
Agawam 28,467 City in Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States
West Springfield 28,397 City in Hampden County, Massachusetts
Ludlow 21,101 Town in Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States
East Longmeadow 16,093 City in Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States of America
Longmeadow 15,624 City in Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States of America
Wilbraham 14,670 Town in Massachusetts, United States
Palmer 12,174 City in Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States
Southwick 9,715 City in Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States of America
Hampden 5,154 Town in Massachusetts
Brimfield 3,679 City in Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Monson distances to largest Massachusetts cities