Nahant, Essex County, Massachusetts

Nahant: Town in Essex County, Massachusetts, United States

About

Nahant is a town located in the county of Essex in the U.S. state of Massachusetts. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,410 and a population density of 85 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,506 inhabitants.

The town was created 393 years ago in 1629.

Quick Facts about Nahant

Population : 3,506 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Massachusetts (United States)
County : Essex County
Postal code : 01908
Area : 40.1 km2
Altitude : 49 feet / 15 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1630 (393 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 22:27:56 (28th January 2023)
Density : 87 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 2.74% (2010-2020)
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Location of Nahant on Massachusetts map.
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Geography

Nahant is located at 42°25'35"N 70°55'8"W (42.4264900, -70.9189400).

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Demographics

The population of Nahant increased by 2.74% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,410 - census
2011 3,432 0.64% estimation process
2012 3,446 0.41% estimation process
2013 3,473 0.78% estimation process
2014 3,482 0.26% estimation process
2015 3,495 0.37% estimation process
2016 3,491 -0.11% estimation process
2017 3,504 0.37% estimation process
2018 3,517 0.37% estimation process
2019 3,513 -0.11% estimation process
2020 3,506 -0.2% estimation process

Nahant zip code is 01908. County name: Essex, County fips: 25009

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People born in Nahant (9)

People born in Nahant, including editor and publisher Daniel E. Hudson, politician Henry Cabot Lodge Jr., writer Cleveland Amory, .

List

  • Barbra Fuller (American actress) she was born in 31/07/1925
  • Glenn Sherlock (American baseball coach) he was born in 26/09/1960
  • Jason Mantzoukas (American actor and comedian) he was born in 18/12/1972
  • William F. Johnson (American politician) he was born in 30/07/1819
  • John Ellerton Lodge (director of the Freer Gallery, Washington D.C.) he was born in 01/01/1876
  • John Lavalle (American painter (1896-1971)) he was born in 01/01/1896

Schools in Nahant

College & universities near Nahant, MA

Code Name City ZIP
167729 Salem State University Salem (MA) 01970

Stations (19)

Amtrak & bus stations near Nahant, MA

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

Post offices near Nahant

Post Office Name City ZIP
Nahan Post Office Nahant (MA) 01908

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
Gloucester 30,539 City on Cape Ann in Essex County, Massachusetts, in the 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

Distance to Other Cities

Nahant distances to largest Massachusetts cities