Second Census of the United States, Massachusetts, 1800

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The image below shows the population of the state in 1800 as a heat map. The deeper red areas show the highest concentration of population. The deeper blue areas show the least concentration of population.

Barnstable County
Berkshire County
Bristol County
Dukes County
Essex County
Hampshire County
Middlesex County
Nantucket County
Norfolk County
Plymouth County
Suffolk County
Worcester County


Digitized Source
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Massachusetts in 1801


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