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Encyclopedia > South County (Massachusetts)

South County is a region comprising several towns in the south-central area of Massachusetts. As it has no legal standing in state government, definitions of the region vary. This article is about the U.S. State. ...


The term "South County" is usually understood to refer to southern Worcester County, Massachusetts, including those towns southwest, south or southeast of the county seat, Worcester. Worcester County is a county located in the state of Massachusetts. ... A county seat is a term for an administrative center for a county, primarily used in the United States. ... Nickname: Location in Massachusetts Coordinates: Country United States State Massachusetts County Worcester County Settled 1673 Incorporated 1684 Government  - Type Council-manager also known as Plan E  - City Manager Michael V. OBrien  - Mayor Konstantina B. Lukes  - City Council Dennis L. Irish Michael C. Perotto Joseph M. Petty Gary Rosen Kathleen...


The region's leading daily newspaper, the Telegram & Gazette of Worcester, defines South County differently, placing the region's eastern border at the Auburn, Oxford and Webster; it places towns in southeastern Worcester County in the Blackstone Valley region. The Telegram West/South edition also includes "South County" news from neighboring towns in Hampden County, Massachusetts and Windham County, Connecticut, however. A newspaper is a lightweight and disposable publication (more specifically, a periodical), usually printed on low-cost paper called newsprint. ... The Worcester Telegram & Gazette is Worcester, Massachusettss only daily newspaper. ... The Blackstone Valley or Blackstone River Valley is a region of Massachusetts and Rhode Island. ... Hampden County is a county located in the state of Massachusetts. ... Windham County is a county located in the northeastern corner of the U.S. state of Connecticut. ...


South County towns include (towns fitting both definitions in bold):

A broader definition defines "South County" as all parts of the county that are not part of "North County". In this definition, towns that align economically with Fitchburg and Leominster are "North County", while towns closer to Worcester -- as well as Worcester itself -- are "South County". Auburn is a town located in Worcester County, Massachusetts. ... Blackstone is a town located in Worcester County, Massachusetts. ... Charlton is a town located in Worcester County, Massachusetts. ... Douglas is a town located in Worcester County, Massachusetts. ... Dudley is a town located in Worcester County, Massachusetts. ...   Grafton is a town in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States. ... Hopedale is a town located in Worcester County, Massachusetts. ...   Milford is a town in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States. ...   Millbury is a town in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States. ... Millville is a town located in Worcester County, Massachusetts. ... Northbridge is a town located in Worcester County, Massachusetts. ... Oxford is a town located in Worcester County, Massachusetts. ...   The Town of Southbridge is a city[1] in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States. ... Sturbridge is a town located in Worcester County, Massachusetts. ... Sutton is a town located in Worcester County, Massachusetts. ... Upton is a town in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States. ... Uxbridge is a town located in Worcester County, Massachusetts. ...   Settled: 1713 â€“ Incorporated: 1832 Zip Code(s): 01570 â€“ Area Code(s): 508 / 774 Official website: http://webster-ma. ... The Montachusett Region (also known as North County) is a region comprising several towns in the north-central area of Massachusetts. ...   Nickname: River City Settled: 1730 â€“ Incorporated: 1764 Zip Code(s): 01420 â€“ Area Code(s): 351 / 978 Official website: http://www. ...   Nickname: Pioneer Plastics City Settled: 1653 â€“ Incorporated: 1740 Zip Code(s): 01453 â€“ Area Code(s): 351 / 978 Official website: http://www. ...


 
 

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