Fairhaven, Massachusetts

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Fairhaven, Massachusetts
Fairhaven Town Hall
Fairhaven Town Hall
Location in Bristol County in Massachusetts
Location in Bristol County in Massachusetts
Coordinates: 41°38′15″N 70°54′15″W / 41.63750°N 70.90417°W / 41.63750; -70.90417Coordinates: 41°38′15″N 70°54′15″W / 41.63750°N 70.90417°W / 41.63750; -70.90417
CountryUnited States
StateMassachusetts
CountyBristol
Settled1659
Incorporated1812
Government
 • TypeRepresentative town meeting
Area
 • Total14.1 sq mi (36.5 km2)
 • Land12.4 sq mi (32.1 km2)
 • Water1.7 sq mi (4.4 km2)
Elevation
15 ft (5 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total15,873
 • Density1,100/sq mi (430/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (Eastern)
ZIP code
02719
Area code(s)508 / 774
FIPS code25-22130
GNIS feature ID0618281
Websitewww.fairhaven-ma.gov

Fairhaven is a town in Bristol County, Massachusetts, United States. It is located on the south coast of Massachusetts. The population of Fairhaven was 15,873 at the time of the 2010 census.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Fairhaven town, Massachusetts". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved December 5, 2011.

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