USA - Massachusetts

Census Results

1960-04-01 5,148,578
1970-04-01 5,689,170
1980-04-01 5,737,037
1990-04-01 6,016,425
2000-04-01 6,349,097
2010-04-01 6,547,629

General Information

Official name Massachusetts
Official name [native] Massachusetts
Capital Boston
Capital [native] Boston
ISO code US-MA
Statistical agency Bureau of the Census, USA

Administrative units

codecountiescapitalarea (sq.km.)population
2000-04-01
census
population
2010-04-01
census
population
2013-07-01
estimate
25001Barnstable CountyBarnstable3,381.54222,230215,888214,990
25003Berkshire CountyPittsfield2,450.83134,953131,219129,585
25005Bristol CountyTaunton1,790.17534,678548,285552,780
25007Dukes CountyEdgartown1,271.5514,98716,53517,256
25009Essex CountySalem2,145.88723,419743,159762,550
25011Franklin CountyGreenfield1,877.0771,53571,37271,221
25013Hampden CountySpringfield1,642.36456,228463,490467,319
25015Hampshire CountyNorthampton1,412.68152,251158,080159,596
25017Middlesex CountyCambridge2,195.121,465,3961,503,0851,552,802
25019Nantucket CountyNantucket786.429,52010,17210,399
25021Norfolk CountyDedham1,149.80650,308670,850687,802
25023Plymouth CountyPlymouth2,831.87472,822494,919501,915
25025Suffolk CountyBoston311.29689,807722,023755,503
25027Worcester CountyWorcester4,089.64750,963798,552809,106
 total 27,336.216,349,0976,547,6296,692,824
source: Bureau of the Census, USA.

Main cities

namepopulation
1990-04-01
census
population
2000-04-01
census
population
2010-04-01
census
population
2012-07-01
estimate
Boston574,283589,141617,594636,479
Worcester169,759172,648181,045182,669
Springfield156,983152,082153,060153,552
Lowell103,439105,167106,519108,522
Cambridge95,802101,355105,162106,471
New Bedford....95,07294,929
Brockton....93,81094,094
Quincy....92,27193,027
Lynn....90,32991,253
Fall River....88,85788,945
Newton....85,14686,307
Lawrence....76,37777,326
Somerville....75,75477,104
Waltham....60,63261,918
Haverhill....60,87961,797
Malden....59,45060,374
Medford....56,17357,033
Taunton....55,87456,055
Chicopee....55,29855,490
Weymouth Town....53,74354,906
Revere....51,75553,179
Peabody....51,25151,867
source: Bureau of the Census, USA.