Worcester Worcester County, Massachusetts

Worcester: County seat city in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States

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About

Worcester is a city located in the county of Worcester in the U.S. state of Massachusetts. Its population at the 2010 census was 181,045 and a population density of 1,818 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 185,428 inhabitants.

The city was created 348 years ago in 1672.

Geography

Worcester is located at 42°15'45"N 71°48'8"W (42.2625900, -71.8022900).

Downtown Worcester  Massachusetts image
Downtown Worcester Massachusetts

Weather

Worcester forecast: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. West wind around 3 mph. more

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Worcester map

Worcester Quick Facts

Population : 185,428 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Massachusetts (United States)
County : Worcester County
Postal code : 01601–01610, 01612–01615, 01653–01655
Area : 99.57 km2
Official name : Worcester
Altitude : 479 feet / 146 meters
Capital city : Worcester is capital of Worcester County
Establishment : January 01, 1970 (348 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 06:06:39 (4th August 2021)
Density : 1,862 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 2.36% (2010-2019)
Weather : 62℉ Mostly Cloudy 7-days weather

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Demographics

The population of Worcester increased by 2.36% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 181,045 - census
2011 182,387 0.74% estimation process
2012 182,575 0.1% estimation process
2013 183,327 0.41% estimation process
2014 184,559 0.67% estimation process
2015 184,627 0.04% estimation process
2016 184,859 0.13% estimation process
2017 185,325 0.25% estimation process
2018 185,555 0.12% estimation process
2019 185,428 -0.07% estimation process

Worcester zip code is 01602. County name: Worcester, County fips: 25027

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People born in Worcester (200)

People born in Worcester, including composer John Coolidge Adams, musician Irene Higginbotham, physicist Robert H. Goddard, you can see a list of people who born in Worcester.

Schools

College & universities near Worcester

Code Name City ZIP
373696 Rob Roy Academy-Worcester Worcester (MA) 01609
164720 Becker College Worcester (MA) 01609-2165
168421 Worcester Polytechnic Institute Worcester (MA) 01609-2280
164599 Bancroft School of Massage Therapy Worcester (MA) 01604
165334 Clark University Worcester (MA) 01610-1477

Stations (31)

Amtrak & bus stations near Worcester

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
PVD Providence station 100 Gaspee Street RAIL
BBY Back Bay station 145 Dartmouth St. RAIL

Other places with the same name (4)

Other cities in Worcester County

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

City Name Population Title
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
Millbury 13,947 Town in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Worcester distances to largest Massachusetts cities

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