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Springfield, Massachusetts
Ceety
City of Springfield
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Nickname(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 locatit in the US
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
Kintra Unitit States
State Massachusetts
Coonty Hampden
Settled 14 Mey 1636
Incorporatit 1852
Foondit bi William Pynchon
Govrenment
 • Teep Mayor-cooncil ceety
 • Mayor Domenic Sarno (D)
Aurie
 • Ceety 86.0 km2 (33.2 sq mi)
 • Laund 83.1 km2 (32.1 sq mi)
 • Watter 2.9 km2 (1.1 sq mi)
Elevation 21 m (70 ft)
Population (2010)[7]
 • Ceety 153,060
 • Density 1,841.9/km2 (4,768.2/sq mi)
 • Metro[8] 698,903
Time zone Eastren (UTC-5)
 • Simmer (DST) Eastren (UTC-4)
ZIP code 01101, 01103–01105, 01107–01109, 01119, 01128–01129, 01151
Aurie code(s) 413
FIPS code 25-67000
GNIS featur ID 0609092
Wabsteid www.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 December 27, 2011. 
  5. 5.0 5.1 "Progressive Springfield, Massachusetts". Archive.org. Retrieved December 27, 2011. 
  6. "Picturesque Springfield and West Springfield, Massachusetts". Archive.org. Retrieved December 27, 2011. 
  7. 7.0 7.1 "Population and Housing Occupancy Status: 2010 – State – County Subdivision, 2010 Census Redistricting Data (Public Law 94-171) Summary File". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved March 23, 2011. 
  8. 8.0 8.1 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. March 23, 2010. Retrieved March 29, 2010. 
  9. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved June 7, 2011. 

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