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Welcome to Southborough ...
The location of Southborough has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Southborough has a population of 10,195 people<3> (see below for details).
Southborough was settled in 1660 and was incorporated in 1727.
Southborough is 290 feet [88 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Southborough lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Southborough: (508) and (774)<5>
The ZIP code for Southborough: 01772<6>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Southborough had an population of 10,195 people. This is an increase of 4.38% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 789.62% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Southborough had a population of 9,767 people. This makes Southborough the county's 26th most populous community.
The population of Southborough represents 0.15% of the total population of Massachusetts (which has 6,547,629 people), making it the state's 183rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 9,767 people, the population of Southborough increased 752.27% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,146 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Southborough.
Communities near Southborough ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Southborough.
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 Southborough. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Southborough.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Southborough. 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 Southborough.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Southborough. See our Newspapers Page for Southborough.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Southborough ...
Looking for more information about Southborough? 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 Southborough, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Southborough.
Adding Southborough to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Southborough 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 Southborough was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Southborough on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1901).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Southborough on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022