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Welcome to Boylston ...
The location of Boylston has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Boylston has a population of 4,705 people<3> (see below for details).
Boylston was settled in 1705 and was incorporated in 1785.
Boylston is 380 feet [116 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Boylston lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Boylston: (508) & (774)<5>
The ZIP code for Boylston: 01505<6>
Websites for Boylston ...
Official Website: www.boylston.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Boylston had an population of 4,705 people. This is an increase of 8.04% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 17.39% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Boylston had a population of 4,355 people. This makes Boylston the county's 48th most populous community.
The population of Boylston represents 0.07% of the total population of Massachusetts (which has 6,547,629 people), making it the state's 258th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 4,355 people, the population of Boylston increased 8.66% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 4,008 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Boylston.
Communities Also Named Boylston ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Massachusetts communities named Boylston: This one is located in Worcester County and the other is located in Suffolk County.
Beyond Massachusetts, there are 6 communities that are also named Boylston - they are located in Alabama, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Washington and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Boylston.
Communities near Boylston ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Boylston.
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 Boylston. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Boylston.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Boylston. 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 Boylston.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Boylston. See our Newspapers Page for Boylston.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Boylston ...
Looking for more information about Boylston? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Boylston, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Boylston.
Adding Boylston to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Boylston in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Boylston was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Boylston on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1901).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Boylston on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Boylston: www.boylston.org/
The official website for State of Massachusetts: https://www.mass.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022