Massachusetts

Summary

Capital
Country
Population
4,690,514 (1950)
4,249,614 (1930)
3,366,416 (1910)
GDP (nominal)
351,514,000,000 (2007, US$)
Vacationers
People born here
Area
27,336 km² (10554 mi²)
 

Newspaper circulation area

Newspapers
 

Focal location

Defined land cover classes
 

Fictional Setting

Contains (Fictional Places)
Fictional Characters Born Here
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Massachusetts (1971-03-21)
 

Place of interment

People interred here
 

Dated location

Date founded
1788-02-06
 

Taxonomy Subject

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

Bibs Location

Type
State
Country
Is clear
no
 

Name source

Things named after this
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Military Combatant

Armed forces
Massachusetts State Defense Force
 

Cyclone-affected area

Affected by cyclones
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

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

Context name

Abbreviation
MA
Nickname
The Bay State
 

Statistical region

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

Administrative Division

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

Organization scope

Organizations with this scope
 

Military unit place of origin

Military units
 

Administrative Area

Administrative parent
Administrative children
Capital
 

Political District

Representatives
Elections
 

Location

Contains
Cambridge-Newton-Framingham, MA Metropolitan Division (Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH Metropolitan Statistical Area)
Events
Contained by
United States, with Territories
Partially contains
Adjoins
Time zone(s)
Geolocation
-71.8 × 42.3
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