Boston
Boston

Boston

Boston, the capital and largest city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, USA

geographical area, settlement, city, town or city, US state capital, populated place, university city

Location
the United States, Massachusetts, the Massachusetts 617 telephone code area, the Massachusetts 781 telephone code area, the Massachusetts 508 telephone code area,  …
Location of
Alexander Graham Bell; Boston Celtics; Boston Massacre; Fenway Park; USS Constitution;  …
Population
645,169; 620,535
Website
http://www.cityofboston.gov
Area
232.062934686 square kilometres, 232.14 square kilometres, 89.63 square miles
Population density
5,144 per square kilometre; 13,321 per square mile; 4,947 per square kilometre; 12,813 per square mile; 4,850 per square kilometre;  …
Births
Benjamin Franklin, Edgar Allan Poe, Mark Wahlberg, Samuel F. B. Morse, Edward Norton,  …
Capital of
Massachusetts; Massachusetts Bay Colony; Suffolk County, MA; Province of Massachusetts Bay
Origin of
Mark Wahlberg, Aerosmith, New Kids on the Block, Pixies, Boston,  …
Elevation
141 feet (43 metres), 13 metres
Mayor, Employees
Thomas Menino
Wikipedia Page
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boston
Contents
Bentley; Boston University; XM Satellite Radio; Berklee College of Music; Fidelity Investments;  …
Broadcast Area of
WAAF, WRKO, WXKS-FM, WTKK, WBMX,  …
Providers
Tab Communications
Slogan
"Sicut patribus sit Deus nobis"
Owner of
WGBY-TV
Closest Airport
Logan International Airport
Deaths
Robert Frost, Paul Revere, John Hancock, Samuel Adams, Anthony Quinn,  …
Coordinates
42°21'29.88"N, 71°03'37.08"W
End of
Interstate 90, Massachusetts Turnpike, U.S. Route 20, Central Artery, Massachusetts Route 9,  …
Locations
the Massachusetts 617 telephone code area, the Massachusetts 781 telephone code area, the Massachusetts 508 telephone code area, the Massachusetts 978 telephone code area, the Massachusetts 774 telephone code area,  …
Overlaps
ZIP code 02228, ZIP code 02137, ZIP code 02136, ZIP code 02135, ZIP code 02134,  …
Nearest Settlement of
Chestnut Hill Reservoir
Pet Name
"The Hub"; "The Walking City"; "The Athens of America"; "The Cradle of Modern America"; "The Cradle of Liberty";  …
Borders
Cambridge
Residents
John F. Kennedy, Mark Wahlberg, Samuel F. B. Morse, Tom Brady, Edward Norton,  …
Operator of
Boston High School
Created
March 4th 1822
Nearest City to
Boston Harbor Islands National Recreation Area, Okemo Mountain Resort, Fort Warren, Boston National Historical Park, John Fitzgerald Kennedy National Historic Site,  …
Patron Saint
Saint Botolph
Parents
Sarah Hudson-Pierce
The Area Served By
Aer Lingus; XM Satellite Radio; City Year; Morgans Hotel Group; Action for Boston Community Development;  …
Land area
125.43 square kilometres; 48.43 square miles; 125,423,183 square metres
Class
settlement, city, town or city, US state capital, populated place,  …
Water area
106.73 square kilometres; 41.21 square miles; 106,729,673 square metres
Siblings
Searcy, Arkansas
Featured in
Good Will Hunting, Fever Pitch, Spartan, Next Stop Wonderland
Sings
Smokin'
Caught Fire
November 9th 1872
County Seat of
Suffolk County, MA
GNIS ID
"617565"
2000 Census Pop.
589,141
Housing Units in 2000
251,935
Wordnet Synset ID
"109095751"
Related Websites
http://www.bostonindicators.org, http://www.gslis.utexas.edu/~landc/fulltext/LandC_32_3_Zboray.pdf, http://www.bostonindicators.org/IndicatorsProject, http://www.wbur.org/special/bostonatc/livingdata.asp, http://www.bostonusa.com/partner/press/pr/statistics,  …
Freebase ID
"/guid/9202a8c04000641f800000000000af9f"
Founded here
Pixies; Red Sox; Washington Redskins; Berklee College of Music; Fidelity Investments;  …
Films
Knowing, The Boondock Saints, Field of Dreams, The Invention of Lying
Visited by
Malcolm X, Edgar Allan Poe, Oscar Wilde, Ann Dunham, Alexander Graham Bell,  …
Open Calais URI
http://d.opencalais.com/er/geo/city/ralg-geo1/a2f91182-9e8a-c82d-9a33-126dc13a3bdb, http://d.opencalais.com/er/geo/city/ralg-geo1/0da0e51d-1cdc-bb25-32c3-dc06990be205, http://d.opencalais.com/er/geo/city/ralg-geo1/39b2149b-afd1-5ca1-5d7c-bf9339f0f860, http://d.opencalais.com/er/geo/city/ralg-geo1/1eb028c1-4501-6844-286e-233b7b961e33, http://d.opencalais.com/er/geo/city/ralg-geo1/ca98cb8d-27e6-4ce9-ac6c-c448b9caad71,  …
Singer
Brad Delp
DBPedia URI
http://dbpedia.org/resource/Boston
Met Office ID
"106"
Things Running Through
Interstate 95, U.S. Route 1
Jurisdiction
Boston Police Department
Aliases
"at boston", "in boston", "boston"
Rare Terms
"bostons"; "bostonian"; "boston, mass"; "boston's"
Inventions
electrical telegraph
Freebase Primary MID
"/m/01cx_"
Raised
Matt Damon, Leonard Nimoy, Mr. Lif, Todd English, Lori McKenna

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