Massachusetts

Summary

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

Military Combatant

Armed forces
Massachusetts State Defense Force
 

Place of interment

People interred here
 

Newspaper circulation area

Newspapers
 

Focal location

Defined land cover classes
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Fictional Setting

Contains (Fictional Places)
Fictional Characters Born Here
 

Taxonomy Subject

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

Bibs Location

Type
State
Country
Is clear
no
 

Dated location

Date founded
1788-02-06
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Massachusetts (1971-03-21)
 

Organization scope

Organizations with this scope
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

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

Context name

Nickname
The Bay State
Abbreviation
MA
 

Statistical region

Religions
Lutheranism (1, 2002)
Church of Christ (1, 2002)
Pentecostalism (2, 2002)
Unemployment Rate
2007-01-01 (4.6)
2007-02-01 (4.6)
2007-03-01 (4.5)
Minimum wage
2012-01-01 (US$, 8, Hour)
 

Name source

Things named after this
 

Location

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

Cyclone-affected area

Affected by cyclones
 

Military unit place of origin

Military units
 

Political District

Representatives
Elections
 

Administrative Area

Administrative parent
Administrative children
Capital
 

Administrative Division

Official symbols
State beverage (1970, Cranberry)
State bird (1941, Black-capped Chickadee)
State bird (1991, Wild Turkey)
Capital
Country
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