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Flag of Cambridge, Massachusetts
Flag
Official seal of Cambridge, Massachusetts
Seal
Location in Middlesex County in Massachusetts
Location in Middlesex County in Massachusetts
Coordinates: Coordinates: 42°22′25″N 71°06′38″W / 42.37361°N 71.11056°W / 42.37361; -71.11056
CountryUnited States
StateMassachusetts
CountyMiddlesex
Settled1630
Incorporated1636
Government
 • TypeCouncil-City Manager
 • MayorHenrietta Davis
 • City ManagerRobert W. Healy
Area
 • Total7.1 sq mi (18.5 km2)
 • Land6.4 sq mi (16.7 km2)
 • Water0.7 sq mi (1.8 km2)
Elevation
40 ft (12 m)
Population
 (2000)
 • Total101,354
 • Density15,766.1/sq mi (6,087.3/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (Eastern)
ZIP code
02138, 02139, 02140, 02141, 02142
FIPS code25-11000
GNIS feature ID0617365
Websitewww.cambridgema.gov

Cambridge is a city in the U.S. state of Massachusetts, just outside of Boston.

It is the home of Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

Wikimania

The second Wikimania was hosted in this city in 2006.




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