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Welcome to Hadley ...

Hadley is located in Hampshire County<1>.

The location of Hadley has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Hadley has a population of 5,342 people<3> (see below for details).

Hadley was settled in 1659 and was incorporated in 1661.

Hadley is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Hadley lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Hadley is located in the (413) area code.

The ZIP code for Hadley: 01035<5>

Websites for Hadley ...

Official Website: www.hadleyma.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hadley had an population of 5,342 people. This is an increase of 1.75% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 11.45% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hadley had a population of 5,250 people. This makes Hadley the county's 9th most populous community.

The population of Hadley represents 0.08% of the total population of Massachusetts (which has 6,547,629 people), making it the state's 240th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,250 people, the population of Hadley increased 9.53% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 4,793 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Hadley.

Adding Hadley to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Hadley 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 Hadley was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Hadley on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Hadley ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 24 communities that are also named Hadley - they are located in Alaska, Colorado, Illinois (3), Indiana (2), Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Missouri (2), Nevada, New Hampshire, New Mexico (3), New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Washington.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Hadley.

Communities near Hadley ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Hadley.

  • Springfield [Hampden County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springfield
    • Springfield [Hampden County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the south of Hadley
    • Estimated population in 2019: 153,606 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springfield
  • Chicopee [Hampden County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chicopee
    • Chicopee [Hampden County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the south of Hadley
    • Estimated population in 2019: 55,126 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chicopee
  • Westfield [Hampden County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westfield
    • Westfield [Hampden County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Hadley
    • Estimated population in 2019: 41,204 people
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  • Holyoke [Hampden County]
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    • Holyoke [Hampden County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the south of Hadley
    • Estimated population in 2019: 40,117 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holyoke
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Agawam [Hampden County]
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      • Agawam [Hampden County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Hadley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 28,613 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Agawam
    • West Springfield [Hampden County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Springfield
      • West Springfield [Hampden County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the south of Hadley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 28,517 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Springfield
    • Ludlow [Hampden County]
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      • Ludlow [Hampden County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Hadley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 21,233 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ludlow have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ludlow
    • Greenfield [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenfield
      • Greenfield [Franklin County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the north of Hadley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,258 people
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    • East Longmeadow [Hampden County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Longmeadow
      • East Longmeadow [Hampden County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of Hadley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,192 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Longmeadow have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Longmeadow
    • Easthampton [Hampshire County]
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      • Easthampton [Hampshire County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Hadley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15,829 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Easthampton

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 Hadley. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hadley.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hadley. 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 Hadley.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hadley. See our Newspapers Page for Hadley.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hadley ...

Looking for more information about Hadley? 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 Hadley, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Hadley.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Massachusetts

About Hampshire County

About Massachusetts

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Hadley: www.hadleyma.org/

The official website for State of Massachusetts: https://www.mass.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Massachusetts' counties, including Hampshire, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hadley.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hadley - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Hadley). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Hadley or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Hadley) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Hadley. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HadleyOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hadley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.3418, Longitude: -72.5884       In this case, the coordinates for Hadley have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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