Norfolk, Massachusetts

Norfolk: Town in Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States of America


Norfolk is a town located in the county of Norfolk in the U.S. state of Massachusetts. Its population at the 2010 census was 11,227 and a population density of 739 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 11,938 inhabitants.

The town was created 329 years ago in 1694.

Norfolk locator map
Location of Norfolk on Massachusetts map.

Quick Facts about Norfolk

Population : 11,938 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Massachusetts (United States)
County : Norfolk County
Postal code : 02056
Area : 15.2 km2
Altitude : 213 feet / 65 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1695 (329 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 05:59:00 (15th April 2024)
Density : 785 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 5.96% (2010-2020)
Federated Church of Norfolk  MA image
Federated Church of Norfolk MA
Federated Church of Norfolk  MA image


Norfolk is located at 42°7'10"N 71°19'30"W (42.1195400, -71.3250600).

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The population of Norfolk increased by 5.96% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 11,227 - census
2011 11,396 1.48% estimation process
2012 11,512 1.01% estimation process
2013 11,584 0.62% estimation process
2014 11,752 1.43% estimation process
2015 11,546 -1.78% estimation process
2016 11,669 1.05% estimation process
2017 11,810 1.19% estimation process
2018 11,905 0.8% estimation process
2019 12,003 0.82% estimation process
2020 11,938 -0.54% estimation process

Norfolk zip code is 02056. County name: Norfolk, County fips: 25021

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People born in Norfolk (4)

People born in Norfolk, including comedian, actor, and director Liam Kyle Sullivan, firearms designer Franklin Ware Mann, football player Tim Hasselbeck, .


  • Alice Lorraine Grinnell Clark (American botanist and botanical collector (1879—1972)) she was born in 13/07/1879

Schools in Norfolk

College & universities near Norfolk, MA

Code Name City ZIP
165574 Dean College Franklin (MA) 02038-1941

Stations (27)

Amtrak & bus stations near Norfolk, MA

Code Name Address Type
RTE Route 128 station 50 University Ave RAIL
FRA Framingham station 417 Waverly St. RAIL
BBY Back Bay station 145 Dartmouth St. RAIL
PVD Providence station 100 Gaspee Street RAIL
BOS South Station 2 South Station RAIL

Post offices near Norfolk

Post Office Name City ZIP
Norfolk Post Office Norfolk (MA) 02056

Other places with the same name (5)

  • Norfolk , Virginia The most populous city in Virginia. It is located on the Elizabeth River in southeastern Virginia. Norfolk is known for its many military bases, its many parks and green spaces, and its many attractions, such as the Nauticus National Maritime Museum and the Chrysler Museum of Art. with a population of 242,803 people.
  • Norfolk , Nebraska city in Madison County, Nebraska, United States with a population of 24,363 people.
  • Norfolk , New York town in New York USA with a population of 4,397 people.
  • Norfolk , Connecticut town in Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States of America with a population of 1,622 people.

Other cities in Norfolk County

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

City Name Population Title
Quincy 94,421 A city in Norfolk County, Massachusetts.
Brookline 59,022 Town in Massachusetts, United States
Weymouth 58,104 The most populous city in Norfolk County, Massachusetts.
Franklin 34,711 Town in Massachusetts, United States
Randolph 34,260 City in Massachusetts
Needham 31,537 Town in Massachusetts
Norwood 29,737 Town and census-designated place in Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States
Stoughton 28,891 City in Wisconsin
Wellesley 28,684 Town in Norfolk County, Massachusetts
Milton 27,537 Town in Massachusetts
Walpole 26,582 Town in New Hampshire, United States
Dedham 25,345 Town in Massachusetts
Canton 24,029 Town in Massachusetts, United States
Sharon 18,864 City in Massachusetts
Foxborough 18,398 Town in Massachusetts
Bellingham 17,336 Town of the United States

Distance to Other Cities

Norfolk distances to largest Massachusetts cities