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Welcome to Ludlow ...
The location of Ludlow has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Ludlow has a population of 21,123 people<3> (see below for details).
Ludlow was settled in 1751 and was incorporated in 1775.
Ludlow is 240 feet [73 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Ludlow lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Ludlow: (413)
The ZIP code for Ludlow: 01056<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Ludlow had an population of 21,123 people. This is an increase of 0.09% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.41% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Ludlow had a population of 21,103 people. This makes Ludlow the county's 7th most populous community.
The population of Ludlow represents 0.32% of the population of Massachusetts (which has 6,547,629 people), making it the state's 92nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 21,103 people, the population of Ludlow has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 21,209 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Ludlow.
Communities Also Named Ludlow ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Massachusetts communities named Ludlow: This one is located in Hampden County and the other is located in Worcester County.
Beyond Massachusetts, there are 21 communities that are also named Ludlow - they are located in California, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Mississippi, Missouri (2), New Brunswick, New York, Ohio (3), Oklahoma, Pennsylvania (2), South Dakota and Vermont.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ludlow.
Communities near Ludlow ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Ludlow.
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 Ludlow. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ludlow.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ludlow. 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 Ludlow.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ludlow. See our Newspapers Page for Ludlow.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ludlow ...
Looking for more information about Ludlow? 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 Ludlow, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Ludlow.
Adding Ludlow to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Ludlow 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 Ludlow was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Ludlow on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1901).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Ludlow on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022