Worcester, Massachusetts

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Worcester, Massachusetts
City of Worcester
Downtown Worcester, Massachusetts.jpg
City Hall - Worcester, Massachusetts USA.JPGUnion Station November 2012.JPG
Worcester Public Library.JPGDCU Center - Worcester, Massachusetts USA.JPG
WorcesterMA AntiquarianSociety 2.jpgJonasClarkBuilding.JPG
Paul Revere Road Worcester.JPGCharles Lundberg Three Decker, Worcester MA.jpg
(Clockwise frae top) Skyline o Worcester, Union Station an City Hall
Banner o Worcester, Massachusetts
Banner
Offeecial seal o Worcester, Massachusetts
Seal
Nickname(s): 
The City of the Seven Hills, The Heart of the Commonwealth, Wormtown, Woo-town, The Woo
Location in Worcester Coonty an the state o Massachusetts
Location in Worcester Coonty an the state o Massachusetts
Worcester, Massachusetts is locatit in the US
Worcester, Massachusetts
Worcester, Massachusetts
Location in the Unitit States
Coordinates: 42°16′N 71°48′W / 42.267°N 71.800°W / 42.267; -71.800Coordinates: 42°16′N 71°48′W / 42.267°N 71.800°W / 42.267; -71.800
KintraUnitit States
StateMassachusetts
CoontyWorcester
Settled1673
Incorporatit as a tounJuin 14, 1722
Incorporatit as a ceetyFebruar 29, 1848
Govrenment
 • TeepCooncil-manager
 • Ceety ManagerEdward M. Augustus, Jr.
 • MayorJoseph Petty
Area
 • Ceety99.9 km2 (38.6 sq mi)
 • Land97.3 km2 (37.6 sq mi)
 • Water2.6 km2 (1.0 sq mi)
Elevation
146 m (480 ft)
Population
 (2014 est.)
 • Ceety183,016
 • Density1,807.8/km2 (4,678.1/sq mi)
 • Metro
923,672
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastren)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (Eastren)
ZIP code
01601–01610, 01612–01615, 01653–01655
Aurie code(s)508 / 774
FIPS code 025-82000
GNIS featur ID0617867
Wabsteidwww.worcesterma.gov

Worcester (/ˈwʊstər/ WUUSS-tər, locally also Listeni/ˈwstə/ WISS-tə)[1] is a ceety an the historic coonty seat o Worcester Coonty, Massachusetts, Unitit States till maist o Massachusetts disbaundit coonty govrenment in 1998.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. How do you say 'Worcester?', archived frae the oreeginal on May 4, 2015, retrieved August 1, 2015