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Welcome to Northborough ...
The location of Northborough has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Northborough has a population of 15,087 people<3> (see below for details).
Northborough was settled in 1672 and was incorporated in 1775.
Northborough is 290 feet [88 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Northborough lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Northborough: (508) and (774)<5>
The ZIP code for Northborough: 01532<6>
Websites for Northborough ...
Official Website: www.town.northborough.ma.us/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Northborough had an population of 15,087 people. This is an increase of 6.58% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 7.66% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Northborough had a population of 14,155 people. This makes Northborough the county's 14th most populous community.
The population of Northborough represents 0.22% of the total population of Massachusetts (which has 6,547,629 people), making it the state's 136th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 14,155 people, the population of Northborough increased 1.01% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 14,013 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Northborough.
Communities Also Named Northborough ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Northborough - it's located in Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Northborough.
Communities near Northborough ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Northborough.
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 Northborough. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Northborough.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Northborough. 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 Northborough.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Northborough. See our Newspapers Page for Northborough.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Northborough ...
Looking for more information about Northborough? 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 Northborough, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Northborough.
Adding Northborough to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Northborough 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 Northborough was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Northborough on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Northborough: www.town.northborough.ma.us/
The official website for State of Massachusetts: https://www.mass.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022