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Welcome to Abington ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Abington has a population of 16,668 people<2> (see below for details).
Abington was settled in 1668 and was incorporated in 1712.
Abington is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Abington lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Abington: (781) and (339)<4>
The ZIP code for Abington: 02351<5>
Websites for Abington ...
Official Website: www.abingtonmass.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Abington had an population of 16,668 people. This is an increase of 4.27% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 14.13% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Abington had a population of 15,985 people. This makes Abington the county's 11th most populous community.
The population of Abington represents 0.24% of the population of Massachusetts (which has 6,547,629 people), making it the state's 121st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 15,985 people, the population of Abington increased 9.45% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 14,605 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Abington.
Adding Abington to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Abington in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Abington elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Abington on a George#&160;F. Cram Map (1901).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Abington on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Abington ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Abington - they are located in Connecticut, Indiana, Louisiana, Maryland, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Abington.
Communities near Abington ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Abington.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Abington. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Abington.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Abington. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Abington.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Abington. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Abington.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Abington: www.abingtonmass.com/
The official website for State of Massachusetts: https://www.mass.gov/
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This page was last modified: 08 Jun 2021