Leominster, Massachusetts

city in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States

Leominster is a city in Worcester County, Massachusetts in the United States. It is the second-largest city in Worcester County.

Leominster, Massachusetts
Downtown Leominster
Downtown Leominster
Pioneer Plastics City[a]
The Birthplace of Johnny Appleseed[1]
We Must, We Can and We Will Be Free.
Location in Worcester County and the state of Massachusetts
Location in Worcester County and the state of Massachusetts
Leominster, Massachusetts is located in the United States
Leominster, Massachusetts
Leominster, Massachusetts
Location in the United States
Coordinates: 42°31′30″N 71°45′37″W / 42.52500°N 71.76028°W / 42.52500; -71.76028
CountryUnited States
  • Jun 23, 1740 (T)
  • Nov 2, 1915 (C)
 • TypeMayor-council city
 • MayorDean J. Mazzarella
 • City CouncilSusan A. Chalifoux Zephir
John Dombrowski
Thomas F. Ardinger
Claire M. Freda
Gail P. Feckley (Ward 1)
Pauline M. Cormier (Ward 2)
David R. Cormier (Ward 3)
Mark C. Bodanza (Ward 4)
Richard M. Marchand (Ward 5)
 • School CommitteeDean J. Mazzerella
Brandon L. Robbins
Melissa Bible
Suzanne Koehler
Michael Stassen (Ward 1)
Ronald Houle (Ward 2)
Isabelle Alera (Ward 3)
Peter Haigis (Ward 4)
Eileen Griffin (Ward 5)
 • Total29.68 sq mi (76.88 km2)
 • Land28.82 sq mi (74.65 km2)
 • Water0.86 sq mi (2.22 km2)
400 ft (123 m)
 • Total40,759
 • Estimate 
 • Density1,447.32/sq mi (558.81/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (Eastern)
ZIP Code
Area code508/978
FIPS code25-35075
GNIS feature ID0617697

Notes change

  1. For examples of Leominster's early plastics industry, see Viscoloid, Foster Grant, Don Featherstone (artist), as well as the article for plastic flamingos.

References change

  1. Pan Am's World, the USA: everything you need to know about 50 great States. Pan American World Airways. 1975. p. 46.
  2. "2019 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved July 25, 2020.
  3. "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". United States Census Bureau. May 24, 2020. Retrieved May 27, 2020.