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Welcome to Metcalf ...

Metcalf is located in Middlesex County<1>.

Metcalf is 240 feet [73 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Communities Also Named Metcalf ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Metcalf - they are located in Arizona, California, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania and Tennessee.

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

Communities near Metcalf ...

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

  • Worcester [Worcester County]
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    • Worcester [Worcester County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the west of Metcalf
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 184,570 people
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  • Newton [Middlesex County]
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    • Newton [Middlesex County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Metcalf
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 87,803 people
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  • Framingham [Middlesex County]
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    • Framingham [Middlesex County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Metcalf
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 73,892 people
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  • Waltham [Middlesex County]
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    • Waltham [Middlesex County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Metcalf
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 62,069 people
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    • Brookline [Norfolk County]
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      • Brookline [Norfolk County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northeast of Metcalf
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 59,022 people
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    • Attleboro [Bristol County]
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      • Attleboro [Bristol County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of Metcalf
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 45,444 people
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    • Woonsocket [Providence County]
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      • Woonsocket [Providence County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of Metcalf
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 41,545 people
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    • Marlborough [Middlesex County]
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      • Marlborough [Middlesex County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Metcalf
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,290 people
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    • Shrewsbury [Worcester County]
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      • Shrewsbury [Worcester County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Metcalf
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 38,910 people
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    • Natick [Middlesex County]
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      • Natick [Middlesex County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Metcalf
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,766 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 Metcalf. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Metcalf.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Metcalf ...

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

Adding Metcalf to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Middlesex County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Metcalf. 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 Middlesex, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Metcalf - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Metcalf) 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 Metcalf. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MetcalfOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Metcalf. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.1828, Longitude: -71.4451    






















 

 

 

 

 


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