Massachusetts

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The State(Province) of Massachusetts

Country: USA

Cities in Massachusetts: Barnstable, Barnstable County (MA), Boston, Cambridge, Cape Cod, Chappaquiddick Island, Dukes County (MA), Edgartown, Hyannis, Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket

 


Emergencies in this area: 2011 Hurricane Irene, 2012 Hurricane Sandy, 2013 Boston Marathon Bombings, Hurricane Earl

Resources in this area:

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  • The Commonwealth of Massachusetts is a state in the New England region of the northeastern United States. It is bordered by Rhode Island and Connecticut to the south, New York to the west, and Vermont and New Hampshire to the north; at its east lies the Atlantic Ocean. Most of its population of 6.6 million lives in the Boston metropolitan area. The eastern half of the state consists of urban, suburban, and rural areas, while Western Massachusetts is mostly rural. Massachusetts is the most populous of the six New England states and ranks third among U.S. states in GDP per capita.
  • Massachusetts map at Wikipedia