New Bedford, Massachusetts
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New Bedford Harbor
The Whaling City
Location in Bristol County in Massachusetts
|• Mayor||Jonathan F. Mitchell|
|• City Council||Councilors-at-Large: |
Ward Councilors by Ward:
|• Total||24.1 sq mi (62.5 km2)|
|• Land||20.0 sq mi (51.8 km2)|
|• Water||4.1 sq mi (10.7 km2)|
|Elevation||50 ft (15 m)|
| • Estimate |
|• Density||3,900/sq mi (1,500/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-5 (Eastern)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-4 (Eastern)|
02740, 02744, 02745, 02746
|Area code(s)||508 / 774|
|GNIS feature ID||0613714|
New Bedford is a city in Bristol County, Massachusetts. It is 51 miles (82 km) south of Boston, 28 miles (45 km) southeast of Providence, Rhode Island, and about 12 miles (19 km) east of Fall River. It is the sixth-largest city in Massachusetts.
Well-known people from New Bedford[change | change source]
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References[change | change source]
- "Dept. Home - Tourism & Marketing". Tourism & Marketing.
- "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
- Medeiros, Michael. "Preserving the Manjirō Legacy," South Coast Today, December 8, 2006; retrieved 2013-2-25.