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Massachusetts County Map and Population List in Excel

GENERAL INFO

The US state Massachusetts (MA) is the 15th largest state by population and 44th biggest state by area. Massachusetts has 14 counties ranking it the 44th state with the most counties in USA. See below some basic information about the state:

Country:United States
State:Massachusetts
Abbreviation:MA
Capital:Boston
Largest City:Boston
Population:6,892,503
Population rank in US:15th
Total Area [mi²]:10,565
Total Area [km²]:27,337
Area rank in US:44th
Number of Counties:14

MASSACHUSETTS COUNTY POPULATION DENSITY MAP

If you want to show data distributon per geographical area, density maps (or heat maps) are a great way to achieve this. For example, here is a Massachusetts Population Density Map per County:

Massachusetts County Population Density Map

We have prepared this easily with Massachusetts County Heat Map Generator for population info. But it can also be used for many different data types such as employment rate, average temperature, racial distribution and so on.

We have prepared this easily with Massachusetts County Heat Map Generator for population info. But it can also be used for many different data types such as employment rate, average temperature, racial distribution and so on.

MASSACHUSETTS COUNTIES LIST

Below are 14 Massachusetts counties ranked by population information. The data is from the US Census Bureau. Note that, these are ZCTA (Zip Code Tabulation Area) codes which means they have geographical area and population. PO Boxes and military codes are excluded.You can copy and paste this list directly into your spreadsheet.
(Top 10 counties shown. To expand the list, simply click on the “show more” button)

RankCountyPopulation
1Middlesex County1,611,699
2Worcester County830,622
3Suffolk County803,907
4Essex County789,034
5Norfolk County706,775
6Bristol County565,217
7Plymouth County521,202
8Hampden County466,372
9Barnstable County212,990
10Hampshire County160,830
11Berkshire County124,944
12Franklin County70,180
13Dukes County17,332
14Nantucket County11,399

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT MASSACHUSETTS COUNTIES

What is the largest county in Massachusetts?

Out of the 14 counties in Massachusetts, Middlesex County is the largest by population. Worcester County is the largest by land area.

What is the smallest county in Massachusetts?

Nantucket County is the smallest Massachusetts county by population. Nantucket County is the smallest by size.

What is the richest county in the state of Massachusetts?

In terms of economics and average income level, Norfolk County is the richest Massachusetts county.

What is the poorest county in Massachusetts?

Dukes County is the poorest Massachusetts county.

MASSACHUSETTS COUNTIES MAP PDF

We have prepared Massachusetts county density map by population as a downloadable PDF.

Massachusetts County Population Density MapYou can download the PDF for free from the link below:

Massachusetts County Density Map PDF

VIDEO: HOW TO PAINT MASSACHUSETTS COUNTY MAP WITH YOUR DATA

Check the video below to see how we use our Massachusetts County Map Excel Template to visualize any data over Massachusetts counties.

CREATE YOUR MASSACHUSETTS DENSITY MAP IN 3 STEPS!

We have built the easiest Massachusetts Heat Map Maker in the universe! It works fully in Excel:

Someka Heat Map Maker Step 1 Tin 1. DATA INPUT

Copy-Paste or input your values into our Excel template

Someka Heat Map Maker Step 2 Tin 2. SET OPTIONS

Customize the settings according to your preferences

Someka Heat Map Maker Step 3 Tin 3. CREATE YOUR MAP

Click the PAINT button to reflect your data onto the map

LINKS AND RESOURCES

Here is a list of useful links which we think can be helpful whether you work on data visualization or make research about Massachusetts state and Massachusetts counties.

Data Source for Population and many other US related data:
https://www.census.gov

Wikipedia Page for List of Massachusetts Counties:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_counties_in_Massachusetts

Official Website of the State of Massachusetts:
https://www.mass.gov

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