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Where is Massachusetts, United States?

Location of state of Massachusetts on a map

Massachusetts is a state found in the nation of United States. Home to 6,547,629 people, it is the 14th largest division in United States in terms of population.

Massachusetts gained its current status as a state in the year 1788. The government of Massachusetts is lead by Charlie Baker and is based in the state capital of Boston (Population: 617,594).

The most populous cities in Massachusetts are: Boston (Population: 617,594), South Boston (Population: 571,281), Worcester (Population: 181,045), Springfield (Population: 153,060), Lowell (Population: 106,519).

Massachusetts State - Quick Facts

Country United States
Region Type State
Time Zone EDT
Year of Establishment 1788
Capital Boston (Population: 617,594)
Head of Government Charlie Baker
Total Population 6,547,629
Total Area 21,456 sq km (8,284 sq miles)
Population Density 305.2 sq km (790.4 sq miles)
This page was last updated on July 24, 2015.

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