Woburn, Massachusetts

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Woburn, Massachusetts
Benjamin Thompson House, Woburn, Massachusetts
Benjamin Thompson House, Woburn, Massachusetts
Official seal of Woburn, Massachusetts
Motto(s): 
Industria et Virtute (Latin)
"Industry and Virtue"
Location in Middlesex County, Massachusetts
Location in Middlesex County, Massachusetts
Woburn, Massachusetts is located in the United States
Woburn, Massachusetts
Woburn, Massachusetts
Location in the United States
Coordinates: 42°28′45″N 71°09′10″W / 42.47917°N 71.15278°W / 42.47917; -71.15278Coordinates: 42°28′45″N 71°09′10″W / 42.47917°N 71.15278°W / 42.47917; -71.15278
Country United States
State Massachusetts
CountyMiddlesex
RegionNew England
Settled1640
Incorporated1642
Named forWoburn, Bedfordshire
Government
 • TypeMayor-council city
 • City MayorScott Galvin
 • Ward
   aldermen
JoAnn Campbell(1)
Richard F. Gately Jr. (2)
Mark E. Gaffney (3)
Joseph E. Demers (4)
Darlene Mercer-Bruen (5)
Edward Tedesco (6)
Vacant (7)
 • At-large
   aldermen
Michael Concannon
Robert Ferullo
Area
 • Total12.94 sq mi (33.52 km2)
 • Land12.65 sq mi (32.76 km2)
 • Water0.29 sq mi (0.76 km2)
Elevation
100 ft (30 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total38,120
 • Estimate 
(2019)[2]
40,228
 • Density3,180.08/sq mi (1,227.86/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (Eastern)
ZIP code
01801 / 01888
Area code(s)339 / 781
FIPS code25-81035
GNIS feature ID0612270
Websitewww.woburnma.gov

Woburn (/ˈwbərn/ WOO-bərn) is a city in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States. The population was 38,120 at the 2010 census. Woburn is located 9 miles (14 km) north of Boston.

References[change | change source]

  1. "2019 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved July 25, 2020.
  2. "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". United States Census Bureau. May 24, 2020. Retrieved May 27, 2020.