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Welcome to Framingham ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Framingham has a population of 74,269 people<2> (see below for details).
Framingham was settled in 1650 and was incorporated in 1700.
Framingham is 170 feet [52 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Framingham lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Framingham: (508) and (774)<4>
The ZIP codes for Framingham: 01701-01705<5>
Websites for Framingham ...
Official Website: www.framinghamma.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Framingham had an population of 74,269 people. This is an increase of 8.71% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 11% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Framingham had a population of 68,318 people. This makes Framingham the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Framingham represents 1.04% of the population of Massachusetts (which has 6,547,629 people), making it the state's 14th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 68,318 people, the population of Framingham increased 2.1% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 66,910 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Framingham.
Communities near Framingham ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Framingham.
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 Framingham. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Framingham.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Framingham. 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 Framingham.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Framingham. See our Newspapers Page for Framingham.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Framingham ...
Looking for more information about Framingham? 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 Framingham, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Framingham.
Adding Framingham to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Framingham 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 Framingham was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Framingham on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1901).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Framingham on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Framingham: www.framinghamma.org/
The official website for State of Massachusetts: https://www.mass.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Jan 2022