Northfield: Town in Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States
Northfield is a town located in the county of Franklin in the U.S. state of Massachusetts. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,032 and a population density of 33 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,958 inhabitants.
The town was created 350 years ago in 1672.
Quick Facts about Northfield
|Population :||2,958 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Massachusetts (United States)|
|County :||Franklin County|
|Postal code :||01360|
|Phone Area Codes :||413|
|Area :||91.6 km2|
|Altitude :||299 feet / 91 meters|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1673 (350 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||Eastern Time Zone|
|Local time :||00:08:46 (10th December 2023)|
|Density :||32 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||-2.5% (2010-2020)|
|Weather :||57℉ Rain Showers 7-days weather|
Northfield is located at 42°41'45"N 72°27'10"W (42.6959200, -72.4528700).
Northfield forecast: Rain showers and patchy fog before 5pm, then showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 57. South wind 6 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. more
- Official Website
Official website of Northfield
According to census records, the population of Northfield decreased by 2.5% in 10 years.
People born in Northfield (9)
- Connie Murphy (American baseball player) he was born in 01/11/1870
- James Kendall Hosmer (American academic and librarian) he was born in 29/01/1834
- Augustus W. Holton (American architect) he was born in 01/01/1850
- Lala Fay Watts she was born in 23/12/1881
- Eunice Connolly (American/Caymanian letter writer) she was born in 09/12/1831
- Herbert Luey (American dressmaker (1860-1916)) he was born in 01/01/1860
Schools in Northfield
College & universities near Northfield, MA
|165981||Greenfield Community College||Greenfield (MA)||01301-9739|
Amtrak & bus stations near Northfield, MA
|GFD||John W. Olver Transit Center||12 Olive Street||RAIL|
|BRA||Union Station||10 Vernon Rd||RAIL|
|AMM||Amherst, Massachusetts||13 Railroad St.||RAIL|
|NHT||Union Station||170 Pleasant Street||RAIL|
|BLF||Bellows Falls station||54 Depot St||RAIL|
Post offices near Northfield
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Northfield Post Office||Northfield (MA)||01360|
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- Northfield , Illinois village in Cook County, Illinois with a population of 5,387 people.
- Northfield , New Hampshire town in Merrimack County, New Hampshire with a population of 4,979 people.
- Northfield , Ohio village in Summit County, Ohio with a population of 3,649 people.
- Northfield , Kentucky human settlement in Jefferson County, Kentucky, United States of America with a population of 1,052 people.
- Northfield , Minnesota city in Minnesota with a population of 874 people.
- Northfield , Wisconsin civil town in Jackson County, Wisconsin with a population of 659 people.
- Northfield , Maine town in Washington County, Vermont with a population of 142 people.
Other cities in Franklin County
Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Franklin County , MA. (more)
|Greenfield||17,241||City in Massachusetts, United States; county seat of Franklin County|
|Montague||8,203||Town in Massachusetts, United States|
|Orange||7,581||Town in Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States|
|Deerfield||5,049||Town in Massachusetts|
|Turners Falls||4,470||Census-designated place in Franklin County, Massachusetts|
|Sunderland||3,634||Town in Massachusetts|
|Bernardston||2,089||City in Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States of America|
|South Deerfield||1,880||Census-designated place in Franklin County, Massachusetts|
|Conway||1,875||Town in Franklin County, Massachusetts, USA|
|Buckland||1,851||City in Alaska, USA|
|Shelburne||1,840||Human settlement in Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States of America|
|Leverett||1,836||Town in Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States|
|Shutesbury||1,753||Town in Massachusetts|
|Erving||1,749||Town of the United States|
|Shelburne Falls||1,731||Census-designated place in Franklin County, Massachusetts|
|Ashfield||1,720||Town in Massachusetts, United States|
Distance to Other Cities
Northfield distances to largest Massachusetts cities