Springfield, Massachusetts

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Springfield, Massachusetts
Ceety
City of Springfield
Springfield Skyline, MA.jpg
Banner o Springfield, Massachusetts
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Eik-name(s): 
The City of Firsts; The City of Progress;[1][2][3] The City of Homes; A City in the Forest;[4] Hoop City; The Metropolis of Western New England[5][5][6]
Location in Hampden Coonty in Massachusetts
Location in Hampden Coonty in Massachusetts
Springfield, Massachusetts is located in the Unitit States
Springfield, Massachusetts
Springfield, Massachusetts
Location in the Unitit States
Coordinates: 42°06′05″N 72°35′25″W / 42.10139°N 72.59028°W / 42.10139; -72.59028
KintraUnitit States
StateMassachusetts
CoontyHampden
Settled14 Mey 1636
Incorporatit1852
Foondit biWilliam Pynchon
Govrenment
 • TeepMayor-cooncil ceety
 • MayorDomenic Sarno (D)
Area
 • Ceety86.0 km2 (33.2 sq mi)
 • Laund83.1 km2 (32.1 sq mi)
 • Water2.9 km2 (1.1 sq mi)
Elevation
21 m (70 ft)
Population
 (2010)[7]
 • Ceety153,060
 • Density1841.9/km2 (4768.2/sq mi)
 • Metro698,903
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastren)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (Eastren)
ZIP code
01101, 01103–01105, 01107–01109, 01119, 01128–01129, 01151
Area code(s)413
FIPS code25-67000
GNIS featur ID0609092
Websitewww.springfieldma.gov

Springfield is a ceety in wastren New England, an the seat o Hampden Coonty, Massachusetts, in the Unitit States.[9] Springfield sits on the eastren bank o the Connecticut River near its confluence wi three rivers: the wastren Westfield River, the eastren Chicopee River, an the eastren Mill River. As o the 2010 Census, the ceety's population wis 153,060.[7] Metropolitan Springfield, as ane o twa metropolitan auries in Massachusetts (the ither bein Greater Boston), haed an estimatit population o 698,903 as o 2009.[8]

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  1. "The City of Progress New City Library, Merrick Park, State Street Springfield, MA". Cardcow.com.
  2. "The City Of Progress, Winchester Square Springfield, MA". Cardcow.com.
  3. Denis Larionov & Alexander Zhulin. "Progressive Springfield, Massachusetts by George Storrs Graves". Ebooksread.com.
  4. "Picturesque Springfield and West Springfield, Massachusetts". Archive.org. Retrieved 27 December 2011.
  5. a b "Progressive Springfield, Massachusetts". Archive.org. Retrieved 27 December 2011.
  6. "Picturesque Springfield and West Springfield, Massachusetts". Archive.org. Retrieved 27 December 2011.
  7. a b "Population and Housing Occupancy Status: 2010 – State – County Subdivision, 2010 Census Redistricting Data (Public Law 94-171) Summary File". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 23 Mairch 2011.
  8. a b July 1, 2009, estimated: "Table 1. Annual Estimates of the Population of Metropolitan and Micropolitan Statistical Areas: April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2009 (CBSA-EST2009-01)" (CSV). 2009 Population Estimates. United States Census Bureau, Population Division. 23 Mairch 2010. Retrieved 29 Mairch 2010.
  9. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 7 Juin 2011.

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Coordinates: 42°06′45″N 72°32′51″W / 42.112411°N 72.547455°W / 42.112411; -72.547455