Area Census 2000 7/1/2009 Absolute Change Relative Change
Massachusetts 6,349,097 6,593,587 244,490 3.85%
Agawam city 28,144 28,485 341 1.21%
Attleboro city 42,068 43,554 1,486 3.53%
Beverly city 39,862 39,513 -349 -0.88%
Boston city 589,141 645,169 56,028 9.51%
Brockton city 94,304 93,527 -777 -0.82%
Cambridge city 101,355 108,771 7,416 7.32%
Chelsea city 35,080 37,483 2,403 6.85%
Chicopee city 54,653 55,915 1,262 2.31%
Easthampton city 15,994 16,262 268 1.68%
Everett city 38,037 38,299 262 0.69%
Fall River city 91,938 90,826 -1,112 -1.21%
Fitchburg city 39,102 42,161 3,059 7.82%
Franklin city 29,560 32,065 2,505 8.47%
Gardner city 20,770 20,952 182 0.88%
Gloucester city 30,273 30,530 257 0.85%
Haverhill city 58,969 61,578 2,609 4.42%
Holyoke city 39,838 40,400 562 1.41%
Lawrence city 72,043 70,579 -1,464 -2.03%
Leominster city 41,303 42,250 947 2.29%
Lowell city 105,167 104,390 -777 -0.74%
Lynn city 89,050 87,517 -1,533 -1.72%
Malden city 56,340 56,146 -194 -0.34%
Marlborough city 36,255 38,465 2,210 6.10%
Medford city 55,765 55,578 -187 -0.34%
Melrose city 27,134 27,091 -43 -0.16%
Methuen city 43,789 44,364 575 1.31%
New Bedford city 93,768 91,053 -2,715 -2.90%
Newburyport city 17,189 17,591 402 2.34%
Newton city 83,829 84,592 763 0.91%
North Adams city 14,681 13,816 -865 -5.89%
Northampton city 28,978 28,528 -450 -1.55%
Peabody city 48,129 51,718 3,589 7.46%
Pittsfield city 45,793 42,424 -3,369 -7.36%
Quincy city 88,025 91,028 3,003 3.41%
Revere city 47,283 51,693 4,410 9.33%
Salem city 40,407 41,361 954 2.36%
Somerville city 77,478 76,491 -987 -1.27%
Springfield city 152,082 155,580 3,498 2.30%
Taunton city 55,976 55,778 -198 -0.35%
Waltham city 59,226 60,604 1,378 2.33%
Watertown city 32,986 33,117 131 0.40%
Westfield city 40,072 42,133 2,061 5.14%
Woburn city 37,258 38,983 1,725 4.63%
Worcester city 172,648 182,882 10,234 5.93%

Source: Population Division, U.S. Census Bureau