Plainfield, Hampshire County, Massachusetts

Plainfield: Town in Massachusetts, United States

About

Plainfield is a town located in the county of Hampshire in the U.S. state of Massachusetts. Its population at the 2010 census was 648 and a population density of 30 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 663 inhabitants.

The town was created 252 years ago in 1769.

Quick Facts about Plainfield

Population : 663 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Massachusetts (United States)
County : Hampshire County
Different from : Plainville
Phone Area Codes : 413
Area : 21.3 km2
Altitude : 1,677 feet / 511 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1770 (252 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 13:52:07 (5th December 2022)
Postal code : 01070
Density : 31 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 2.26% (2010-2020)

Geography

Plainfield is located at 42°30'55"N 72°54'58"W (42.5153600, -72.9162100).

Plainfield map

Demographics

The population of Plainfield increased by 2.26% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 648 - census
2011 650 0.31% estimation process
2012 649 -0.15% estimation process
2013 652 0.46% estimation process
2014 650 -0.31% estimation process
2015 649 -0.15% estimation process
2016 656 1.07% estimation process
2017 660 0.61% estimation process
2018 662 0.3% estimation process
2019 661 -0.15% estimation process
2020 663 0.3% estimation process

Plainfield zip code is 01070. County name: Hampshire, County fips: 25015

Schools in Plainfield

College & universities near Plainfield, MA

Code Name City ZIP
419095 Charles H McCann Technical School North Adams (MA) 01247-3999
165981 Greenfield Community College Greenfield (MA) 01301-9739
167288 Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts North Adams (MA) 01247-4100
425986 Mildred Elley-Pittsfield Campus Pittsfield (MA) 01201-5300
165495 Conway School of Landscape Design Northampton (MA) 01060

Stations (26)

Amtrak & bus stations near Plainfield, MA

Code Name Address Type
GFD John W. Olver Transit Center 12 Olive Street RAIL
PIT Joseph Scelsi Intermodal Transportation Center 1 Columbus Avenue RAIL
NHT Union Station 170 Pleasant Street RAIL
AMM Amherst, Massachusetts 13 Railroad St. RAIL
BRA Union Station 10 Vernon Rd RAIL

Post offices near Plainfield

Post Office Name City ZIP
Plainfield Post Office Plainfield (MA) 01070
Cummington Post Office Cummington (MA) 01026
Ashfield Post Office Ashfield (MA) 01330
Buckland Post Office Buckland (MA) 01338
Worthington Post Office Worthington (MA) 01098

Other places with the same name (12)

Other cities in Hampshire County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Hampshire County , MA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Amherst 40,643 Town in Massachusetts
Northampton 28,362 County seat of Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States
Amherst Center 19,065 Census-designated place in Hampshire County, Massachusetts
South Hadley 17,539 City in Massachusetts
Easthampton 15,750 City in Massachusetts, United States of America
Belchertown 15,103 City in Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States of America
Ware 9,897 Town in Massachusetts, United States
North Amherst 6,819 Census-designated place in Hampshire County, Massachusetts
Granby 6,262 Town in Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States
Southampton 6,162 Human settlement in Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States of America
Hadley 5,327 Town in Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States
South Amherst 4,994 Village in the United States
Hatfield 3,243 Town in Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States
Williamsburg 2,462 Town in Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States
Huntington 2,159 Town in Massachusetts
Westhampton 1,630 Town in Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States