Shrewsbury Worcester County, Massachusetts

Shrewsbury: Town in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States

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Location of Shrewsbury on Massachusetts map.

About

Shrewsbury is a town located in the county of Worcester in the U.S. state of Massachusetts. Its population at the 2010 census was 35,608 and a population density of 635 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 38,910 inhabitants.

The town was created 299 years ago in 1721.

Gen. Artemas Ward Homestead image
Gen. Artemas Ward Homestead
Gen. Artemas Ward Homestead image

Geography

Shrewsbury is located at 42°17'45"N 71°42'46"W (42.2959300, -71.7128500).

Shrewsbury map

Shrewsbury Quick Facts

Population : 38,910 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Massachusetts (United States)
County : Worcester County
Postal code : 01545
Area : 56.1 km2
Altitude : 669 feet / 204 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1722 (299 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 07:35:00 (18th September 2021)
Density : 694 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 8.49% (2010-2020)

Demographics

The population of Shrewsbury increased by 8.49% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 35,608 - census
2011 35,854 0.69% estimation process
2012 36,035 0.5% estimation process
2013 36,273 0.66% estimation process
2014 36,505 0.64% estimation process
2015 36,647 0.39% estimation process
2016 36,646 -0% estimation process
2017 37,335 1.85% estimation process
2018 37,902 1.5% estimation process
2019 38,526 1.62% estimation process
2020 38,910 0.99% estimation process

Shrewsbury zip code is 01545. County name: Worcester, County fips: 25027

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Local Places in Shrewsbury

1 Richard D. Carney Municipal Office Building (Town Hall)

Address: 100 Maple Ave, Shrewsbury, MA 01545 ➦ Show Map

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People born in Shrewsbury (17)

People born in Shrewsbury, including Continental Army general Artemas Ward, politician Artemas Ward, Jr., congressman for Connecticut Calvin Goddard, you can see a list of people who born in Shrewsbury.

  • Gregory Mcdonald (American mystery writer) he was born in 15/02/1937
  • Nahum Parker (American politician (1760-1839)) he was born in 04/03/1760
  • Joseph Lavin (American ice hockey player) he was born in 17/07/1989
  • Ebenezer Brigham (Wisconsin pioneer, businessman and politician) he was born in 28/04/1789
  • Mike Birbiglia (Comedian, actor, writer) he was born in 20/06/1978
  • Jonah Howe (American politician) he was born in 02/01/1749
  • Karyn Polito (American politician) she was born in 11/11/1966
  • Kenneth S. Apfel (American politician) he was born in 12/10/1948
  • Pete Perreault (American football player (1939-2001)) he was born in 01/03/1939
  • Peter Sullivan (American screenwriter, film director, and film producer) he was born in 30/11/1976
  • Matthew Beaton (American politician) he was born in 27/07/1978
  • Luke Knowlton (American judge) he was born in 01/01/1738
  • Sarah Ward Brigham (1756-1838) she was born in 28/07/1756
  • Andrew Henshaw Ward (American antiquary and genealogist) he was born in 01/01/1784

Schools in Shrewsbury

College & universities near Shrewsbury, MA

Code Name City ZIP
166708 University of Massachusetts Medical School Worcester Worcester (MA) 01655

Stations (31)

Amtrak & bus stations near Shrewsbury, MA

Code Name Address Type
WOR Union Station 2 Washington Square RAIL
FRA Framingham station 417 Waverly St. RAIL
RTE Route 128 station 50 University Ave RAIL
WOB Anderson Regional Transportation Center 100 Atlantic Ave. RAIL
BBY Back Bay station 145 Dartmouth St. RAIL

Post offices near Shrewsbury

Post Office Name City ZIP
Shrewsbury Post Office Shrewsbury (MA) 01545

Other places with the same name (5)

Other cities in Worcester County

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

City Name Population Title
Worcester 184,570 County seat city in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States
Leominster 41,548 City in Massachusetts
Fitchburg 40,310 City in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States
Milford 28,965 Town in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States
Gardner 20,585 City in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States
Holden 19,259 Town in Massachusetts
Grafton 19,082 Town in Massachusetts
Westborough 19,063 Town in Massachusetts
Webster 16,822 City in Massachusetts, US
Southbridge 16,788 City in Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
Auburn 16,701 Town in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States
Northbridge 16,621 Town in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States of America
Northborough 15,038 City in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States of America
Uxbridge 14,352 Town in Worcester County, Massachusetts
Millbury 13,973 Town in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States
Clinton 13,952 Town in Worcester County, Massachusetts

Distance to Other Cities

Shrewsbury distances to largest Massachusetts cities