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Welcome to Hopedale ...

Hopedale is located in Worcester County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Hopedale has a population of 5,941 people<3> (see below for details).

Hopedale was settled in 1660 and was incorporated in 1886.

Hopedale is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for Hopedale: (508) & (774)<5>

The ZIP code for Hopedale: 01747<6>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hopedale had an population of 5,941 people. This is an increase of 0.51% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.58% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hopedale had a population of 5,911 people. This makes Hopedale the county's 40th most populous community.

The population of Hopedale represents 0.09% of the total population of Massachusetts (which has 6,547,629 people), making it the state's 233rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,911 people, the population of Hopedale has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 5,907 people).

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

Communities Also Named Hopedale ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Hopedale - they are located in Arkansas, Florida, Illinois, Louisiana, Mississippi, Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina (2), Ohio and Texas.

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

Communities near Hopedale ...

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

  • Worcester [Worcester County]
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    • Worcester [Worcester County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the northwest of Hopedale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 184,570 people
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  • Framingham [Middlesex County]
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    • Framingham [Middlesex County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<7> to the northeast of Hopedale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 73,892 people
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  • Pawtucket [Providence County]
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    • Pawtucket [Providence County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the southeast of Hopedale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 71,710 people
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  • Attleboro [Bristol County]
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    • Attleboro [Bristol County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the southeast of Hopedale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 45,444 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Woonsocket [Providence County]
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      • Woonsocket [Providence County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<7> to the south of Hopedale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 41,545 people
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    • Marlborough [Middlesex County]
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      • Marlborough [Middlesex County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<7> to the north of Hopedale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,290 people
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    • Shrewsbury [Worcester County]
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      • Shrewsbury [Worcester County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<7> to the northwest of Hopedale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 38,910 people
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    • Natick [Middlesex County]
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      • Natick [Middlesex County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<7> to the northeast of Hopedale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,766 people
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    • Cumberland [Providence County]
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      • Cumberland [Providence County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<7> to the southeast of Hopedale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,207 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cumberland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Franklin [Norfolk County]
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      • Franklin [Norfolk County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<7> to the southeast of Hopedale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,711 people
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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 Hopedale. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hopedale.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hopedale ...

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

Adding Hopedale to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Hopedale on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1901).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Massachusetts

About Worcester County

About Massachusetts

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hopedale. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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 Worcester, 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 Hopedale.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hopedale - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (774) is an overlay for area code (508).
<6>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 Hopedale). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Hopedale or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<7>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Hopedale) 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 Hopedale. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HopedaleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hopedale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.1307, Longitude: -71.5412       In this case, the coordinates for Hopedale have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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