Worcester County , Massachusetts

Worcester County: County in Massachusetts, United States

Worcester County locator map
Location of Worcester County on Massachusetts map.

About

Worcester County is a county located in the U.S. state of Massachusetts. As of the 2010 census, the population was 798,552 and a population density of 4,159 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 830,622 inhabitants. Its county seat is Worcester. The county was created 290 years ago in 1730.

Geography

Worcester County is located at 42°21'5"N 71°54'28"W (42.3514000, -71.9077400). It has 10 neighbors: Hillsborough County, Franklin County, Tolland County, Windham County, Hampden County, Hampshire County, Middlesex County, Norfolk County, Cheshire County and Providence County.

Worcester County Courthouse - Worcester  MA - DSC05778 image
Worcester County Courthouse - Worcester MA - DSC05778

The largest city of Worcester County is Worcester with a population of 185,428. Other cities include, Leominster population 41,716, Fitchburg population 40,638, Gardner population 20,683 and Webster population 16,949. See all Worcester County cities & populated places.

Weather

Worcester County forecast: Partly sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 6 to 12 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. New rainfall amounts less than a tenth of an inch possible. more

Worcester County Courthouse - Worcester  MA - DSC05778 image

Worcester County map

Worcester County Quick Facts

Population : 830,622 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Massachusetts (United States)
Different from : Worcester County
Area : 192 km2
Water as percent of area : 4.3%
Land as percent of area : 95.7%
Named for : Worcester
Altitude : 761 feet / 232 meters
Capital : Worcester
Establishment : January 01, 1731
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 09:54:30 (30th July 2021)
Density : 4,326 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 3.86% (2010-2019)
Weather : 75℉ Partly Sunny 7-days weather

Worcester County has 10 neighbours.

  • Worcester

Demographics

The population of Worcester County increased by 3.86% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 798,552 - census
2011 804,063 0.69% estimation process
2012 806,942 0.36% estimation process
2013 810,846 0.48% estimation process
2014 815,526 0.57% estimation process
2015 818,117 0.32% estimation process
2016 820,320 0.27% estimation process
2017 825,749 0.66% estimation process
2018 829,054 0.4% estimation process
2019 830,622 0.19% estimation process

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People born in Worcester County (18)

People born in Worcester County, including actress Agnes Moorehead, United States dental surgeon William T. G. Morton, musician Whitney Eugene Thayer, you can see a list of people who born in Worcester County.

Other places with the same name (1)

Worcester County Populated Places (more)

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Worcester County.

City Name Population Title
Worcester 185,428 County seat city in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States
Leominster 41,716 City in Massachusetts
Fitchburg 40,638 City in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States
Shrewsbury 38,526 Town in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States
Milford 29,101 Town in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States
Gardner 20,683 City in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States
Holden 19,303 Town in Massachusetts
Westborough 19,144 Town in Massachusetts
Grafton 18,883 Town in Massachusetts
Webster 16,949 City in Massachusetts, US
Southbridge 16,878 City in Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
Auburn 16,766 Town in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States
Northbridge 16,679 Town in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States of America
Northborough 15,109 City in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States of America
Uxbridge 14,195 Town in Worcester County, Massachusetts
Clinton 14,000 Town in Worcester County, Massachusetts

Massachusetts Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Massachusetts 6,892,503 State of the United States of America
Middlesex County 1,611,699 County in Massachusetts, United States
Suffolk County 803,907 County in Massachusetts, United States
Essex County 789,034 County in Massachusetts, United States
Norfolk County 706,775 County in Massachusetts, United States
Boston 692,600 City in and state capital of Massachusetts, United States
South Boston 571,281 Town in Halifax County, Virginia, United States
Bristol County 565,217 County in Massachusetts, United States
Plymouth County 521,202 County in Massachusetts, United States
Hampden County 466,372 County in Massachusetts, United States
Barnstable County 212,990 County in Massachusetts, United States
Worcester 185,428 County seat city in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States
Hampshire County 160,830 County in Massachusetts, United States
Springfield 153,606 City in and county seat of Sangamon County, Illinois, United States and Illinois federated state capital city
Berkshire County 124,944 County in Massachusetts, United States
Cambridge 118,927 City in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States

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