Brookline, Massachusetts

town in Massachusetts, United States

Brookline is a city in Massachusetts. It is west of Boston, Massachusetts. The 2010 United States Census reported that Brookline's population is 58,732.[1] The city was settled in 1638. Brookline was incorporated in 1705.

Brookline, Massachusetts
Brookline Village
Brookline Village
Location in Norfolk County in Massachusetts
Location in Norfolk County in Massachusetts
Coordinates: Coordinates: 42°19′54″N 71°07′18″W / 42.33167°N 71.12167°W / 42.33167; -71.12167
CountryUnited States
StateMassachusetts
CountyNorfolk
Settled1638
Incorporated1705
Government
 • TypeRepresentative town meeting
Area
 • Total6.8 sq mi (17.7 km2)
 • Land6.8 sq mi (17.6 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0.1 km2)
Elevation
50 ft (15 m)
Population
 (2010)[1]
 • Total58,732
 • Density8,637.0/sq mi (3,337.0/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (Eastern)
ZIP code
02445, 02446, 02447, 02467
Area code(s)617 / 857
FIPS code25-09175
GNIS feature ID0619456
Websitewww.brooklinema.gov/

Notable peopleEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Population and Housing Occupancy Status: 2010 – State – County Subdivision, 2010 Census Redistricting Data (Public Law 94-171) Summary File". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-03-28.

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