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Welcome to Haverhill ...

The city of Haverhill is located in Essex County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Haverhill has a population of 64,045 people<2> (see below for details).

Haverhill was settled in 1640.

The community of Haverhill is 90 feet [27 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Haverhill: (978) and (351)<4>

The ZIP codes for Haverhill: 01830-01832, 01835<5>

Websites for Haverhill ...

Official Website: www.ci.haverhill.ma.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Haverhill had an population of 64,045 people. This is an increase of 5.2% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 8.61% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Haverhill had a population of 60,879 people (or 8.19% of the total population of Essex County). This makes Haverhill the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Haverhill represents 0.93% of the total population of Massachusetts (which has 6,547,629 people), making it the state's 15th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 60,879 people, the population of Haverhill increased 3.24% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 58,969 people).

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

Communities Also Named Haverhill ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Haverhill - they are located in Florida, Iowa, Kansas (2), New Hampshire and Ohio.

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

Communities near Haverhill ...

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

  • Lowell [Middlesex County]
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    • Lowell [Middlesex County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Haverhill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 110,904 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lowell
  • Nashua [Hillsborough County]
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    • Nashua [Hillsborough County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the west of Haverhill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 89,167 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nashua
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nashua<7>
  • Lawrence [Essex County]
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    • Lawrence [Essex County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Haverhill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 80,007 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lawrence
  • Peabody [Essex County]
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    • Peabody [Essex County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southeast of Haverhill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 53,063 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Billerica [Middlesex County]
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      • Billerica [Middlesex County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Haverhill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,021 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Billerica
    • Beverly [Essex County]
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      • Beverly [Essex County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southeast of Haverhill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,242 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beverly
    • Andover [Essex County]
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      • Andover [Essex County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the south of Haverhill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,554 people
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    • Chelmsford [Middlesex County]
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      • Chelmsford [Middlesex County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of Haverhill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,528 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chelmsford have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chelmsford
    • Derry [Rockingham County]
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      • Derry [Rockingham County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Haverhill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,442 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Derry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Derry<7>
    • North Andover [Essex County]
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      • North Andover [Essex County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Haverhill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 31,460 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Andover have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Andover

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Haverhill. Our list includes 67 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Haverhill.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Haverhill ...

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

Adding Haverhill to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Haverhill

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Haverhill: www.ci.haverhill.ma.us/

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 Essex, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Haverhill.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Haverhill - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (351) is an overlay for area code (978).
<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 city (such as Haverhill). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Haverhill or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Haverhill includes: 01830, 1831 & 01832.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Haverhill) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Haverhill. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HaverhillOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Haverhill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.7775, Longitude: -71.0773    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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