Weymouth, Massachusetts

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Town of Weymouth
City
Fogg Library
Motto: Laborare Est Vincere  (Latin)
"To Work Is To Conquer"
Weymouth, Massachusetts is located in Massachusetts
Weymouth
Location in Massachusetts
Coordinates: 42°13′15″N 70°56′25″W / 42.22083°N 70.94028°W / 42.22083; -70.94028Coordinates: 42°13′15″N 70°56′25″W / 42.22083°N 70.94028°W / 42.22083; -70.94028
Country United States
State Massachusetts
County Norfolk
Settled 1630
Incorporated 1635
Government
 • Type Mayor-council city
 • Mayor Susan M. Kay
Area
 • Total 21.6 sq mi (56.0 km2)
 • Land 17.0 sq mi (44.1 km2)
 • Water 4.6 sq mi (11.9 km2)
Elevation 200 ft (27 m)
Population (2010)[1]
 • Total 53,743
 • Density 3,161.3/sq mi (1,218.6/km2)
Time zone Eastern (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) Eastern (UTC-4)
ZIP code 02188 - 02189 - 02190 - 02191
Area code(s) 339 / 781
FIPS code 25-78865
GNIS feature ID 0619462

Weymouth is a city in Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States. As of the 2010 census, Weymouth had a total population of 53,743. Despite its city status, it is formally known as the Town of Weymouth. It is named after Weymouth, Dorset, a coastal town in England.[2] It is the second oldest European settlement in Massachusetts. Actor Hal Holbrook and architect Frank Lloyd Wright are from Weymouth.

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