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Massachusetts

Massachusetts has 14 Counties of which 7 are Geographical Census Areas


Click the state map for a larger view or select a county from the list below to view a listing of the county officials and other information pertaining to that county.
 

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  • County NACo
    Member
    2000
    Population
    Square
    Miles
    County Seat Founded
    Barnstable County 222,230 396 Barnstable   1685 
    Bristol County 534,678 556 Taunton   1685 
    Dukes County 14,987 104 Edgartown   1695 
    Nantucket County * 9,520 48 Nantucket   1695 
    Norfolk County 650,308 400 Dedham   1793 
    Plymouth County 472,822 661 Plymouth   1685 
    Suffolk County *   689,807 58 Boston  1643 

      * Consolidated City-County Government

    County Without Government Structure NACo
    Member
    2000
    Population
    Square
    Miles
    County Seat Founded
    Berkshire County   134,953 931 Pittsfield   1760 
    Essex County   723,419 498   1643 
    Franklin County   71,535 702 Greenfield   1811 
    Hampden County   456,228 618   1812 
    Hampshire County   152,251 529 Northampton   1662 
    Middlesex County   1,465,396 824 Cambridge   1643 
    Worcester County   750,963 1,513   1731 

      * Consolidated City-County Government

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