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Welcome to Southampton ...
The location of Southampton has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Southampton has a population of 6,171 people<3> (see below for details).
Southampton was settled in 1732 and was incorporated in 1775.
Southampton is 230 feet [70 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Southampton lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Southampton is within the boundaries of the (413) area code.
The ZIP code for Southampton: 01073<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Southampton had an population of 6,171 people. This is an increase of 6.54% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 14.55% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Southampton had a population of 5,792 people. This makes Southampton the county's 8th most populous community.
The population of Southampton represents 0.09% of the total population of Massachusetts (which has 6,547,629 people), making it the state's 237th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 5,792 people, the population of Southampton increased 7.52% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 5,387 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Southampton.
Adding Southampton to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Southampton 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 Southampton was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Southampton on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Southampton ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Southampton - they are located in Maryland (2), New Brunswick, New Jersey, New York, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Pennsylvania (3), Prince Edward Island, Utah and Virginia (4).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Southampton.
Communities near Southampton ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Southampton.
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 Southampton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Southampton.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Southampton. 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 Southampton.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Southampton. See our Newspapers Page for Southampton.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Southampton ...
Looking for more information about Southampton? 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 Southampton, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Southampton.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Southampton. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of Massachusetts: https://www.mass.gov/
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This page was last modified: 21 Jun 2021