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Massachusetts

Massachusetts is a U.S. state in New England known for its significant Colonial history. In Boston, its capital, the Freedom Trail is a walking route of sites related to the American Revolution. These include the Bunker Hill Monument, commemorating the war's first major battle in 1775. The city is also home to the Museum of Fine Arts and other notable institutions. The Red Sox pro baseball team plays at Fenway Park.

The state of Massachusetts has a population of 6,457,189, and is formerly abbreviated as MA. Massachusetts has 2,504,234 households in the state, with an average of 2.49 people living in each of them. Of the 6,457,189 people living in Massachusetts, 48.48% are male, 51.52% are female, 54.28% are married and 45.72% are single. 57.31% of existing homes are owned by inhabitants, with a median home cost of $288,780 in the state.

Air quality in Massachusetts is rated at 39.2/100, and water quality at 40/100. There are 315.2 physicians in Massachusetts per 100,000 of the population. Unemployment rates average 8.40% in the state and the sales tax rate is 5.00%.

Average income per household in Massachusetts is $63,520. 11.14% of households have income levels less than $15,000 per year. 18.29% of households have income levels between $50,000 and $75,000 annually, and 1.11% earn more than $500,000 per year.

Massachusetts Area Codes

Area code 339 serves the state of Massachusetts. This area code was assigned on May 3rd, 2000. On May 2nd, 2001 it went into service. 339 is a General Purpose Code. 339 service area does overlap with 781 area codes. Dialing pattern for local calls within the same NPA (area code) is 10D.

Area code 351 serves the state of Massachusetts. This area code was assigned on May 3rd, 2000. On May 2nd, 2001 it went into service. 351 is a General Purpose Code. 351 service area does overlap with 978 area codes. Dialing pattern for local calls within the same NPA (area code) is 10D.

Area code 413 serves the state of Massachusetts. This area code was assigned on January 1st, 1947. On January 1st, 1947 it went into service. 413 is a General Purpose Code. Dialing pattern for local calls within the same NPA (area code) is 7D.

Area code 508 serves the state of Massachusetts. This area code was assigned on July 2nd, 1987. On July 16th, 1988 it went into service. 508 is a General Purpose Code. 508 service area does overlap with 774 area codes. Dialing pattern for local calls within the same NPA (area code) is 10D.

Area code 617 serves the state of Massachusetts. This area code was assigned on January 1st, 1947. On January 1st, 1947 it went into service. 617 is a General Purpose Code. 617 service area does overlap with 857 area codes. Dialing pattern for local calls within the same NPA (area code) is 10D.

Area code 774 serves the state of Massachusetts. This area code was assigned on May 3rd, 2000. On May 2nd, 2001 it went into service. 774 is a General Purpose Code. 774 service area does overlap with 508 area codes. Dialing pattern for local calls within the same NPA (area code) is 10D.

Area code 781 serves the state of Massachusetts. This area code was assigned on June 16th, 1997. On September 1st, 1997 it went into service. 781 is a General Purpose Code. 781 service area does overlap with 339 area codes. Dialing pattern for local calls within the same NPA (area code) is 10D.

Area code 857 serves the state of Massachusetts. This area code was assigned on May 3rd, 2000. On May 2nd, 2001 it went into service. 857 is a General Purpose Code. 857 service area does overlap with 617 area codes. Dialing pattern for local calls within the same NPA (area code) is 10D.

Area code 978 serves the state of Massachusetts. This area code was assigned on June 16th, 1997. On September 1st, 1997 it went into service. 978 is a General Purpose Code. 978 service area does overlap with 351 area codes. Dialing pattern for local calls within the same NPA (area code) is 10D.