Massachusetts

Summary

Capital
Vacationers
Country
Area
27,336 km² (10554 mi²)
People born here
Population
3,366,416 (1910)
1,231,066 (1860)
4,690,514 (1950)
GDP (nominal)
351,514,000,000 (2007, US$)
 

Political District

Representatives
Elections
 

Organization scope

Organizations with this scope
 

Administrative Area

Administrative parent
Administrative children
Capital
 

Context name

Abbreviation
MA
Nickname
The Bay State
 

Military unit place of origin

Military units
 

Dated location

Date founded
1788-02-06
 

Focal location

Defined land cover classes
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Massachusetts (1971-03-21)
 

Military Combatant

Armed forces
Massachusetts State Defense Force
 

Cyclone-affected area

Affected by cyclones
 

Place of interment

People interred here
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Governing officials
Agencies
Committee for Public Counsel Services
Massachusetts Department of Correction
Government positions
Government bodies
 

Location

Contained by
United States, with Territories
Events
Partially contains
Adjoins
Time zone(s)
Geolocation
-71.8 × 42.3
Contains
 

Newspaper circulation area

Newspapers
 

Fictional Setting

Fictional Characters Born Here
Contains (Fictional Places)
 

Administrative Division

Country
Official symbols
State fossil (Trace fossil)
State beverage (1970, Cranberry)
State bird (1941, Black-capped Chickadee)
Capital
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Taxonomy Subject

entry
Library of Congress Classification (F, 61, 75)
 

Statistical region

Unemployment Rate
2006-12-01 (4.7)
2007-01-01 (4.6)
2007-02-01 (4.6)
Minimum wage
2012-01-01 (US$, 8, Hour)
Religions
Church of Christ (1, 2002)
Pentecostalism (2, 2002)
Judaism (2, 2002)
 

Bibs Location

Type
State
Country
Is clear
no
 

Name source

Things named after this
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