Fitchburg Information

Fitchburg Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Fitchburg, MA

General Fitchburg Information

State: Massachusetts

County: Worcester County

Close cities: Ashburnham, MA, Westminster, MA, South Ashburnham, MA, Lancaster, MA, Princeton, MA, Lunenburg, MA, Leominster, MA, Ashby, MA, Townsend, MA, Shirley, MA, West Townsend, MA

Fitchburg Population (census data)
Total 39,835 (+1.7% since 2000)
Male 19,008 (47.7%)
Female 20,827 (52.3%)

Population Density: 1,435 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 116.7 (US Avg is 100)

Fitchburg Elevation: 482 feet above sea level

Land Area: 27.8 square miles

Median Household Income: $47,913

Zip Codes: 01420.

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Fitchburg Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (75.2%)
  • Hispanic (15.0%)
  • Other race (6.8%)
  • Black (3.6%)
  • Two or more races (3.1%)
  • Other Asian (3.0%)
  • American Indian (0.9%)
  • Vietnamese (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • French (18.6%)
  • Irish (14.2%)
  • French Canadian (12.0%)
  • Italian (11.9%)
  • English (8.2%)
  • German (4.7%)
Foriegn Born: 3,227 people (8.1%)
  • Asia (33.3%)
  • Latin America (23.1%)
  • North America (23.1%)
  • Europe (20.5%)

Local Fitchburg Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Boston Red Sox
NFL Football: New England Patriots
NBA Basketball: Boston Celtics
NHL Hockey: Boston Bruins
NCAA Sports: College of the Holy Cross, University of Massachusetts

Fitchburg School Information

High Schools
Fitchburg High (140 Arn-How Farm Road, Fitchburg, MA, 01420 - Fitchburg District)
Middle Schools
Academy Middle School (98 Academy Street, Fitchburg, MA, 01420 - Fitchburg District)
Elementary Schools
Crocker Elementary (200 Bigelow Drive, Fitchburg, MA, 01420 - Fitchburg District)
Reingold Elementary (70 Reingold Avenue, Fitchburg, MA, 01420 - Fitchburg District)
South Street Elementary (396 South Street, Fitchburg, MA, 01420 - Fitchburg District)
Other/Private Schools
B F Brown Arts Vision School (62 Academy Street, Fitchburg, MA, 01420 - Fitchburg District)
McKay Campus-FSC (67 Rindge Road, Fitchburg, MA, 01420 - Fitchburg District)
Memorial Intermediate (615 Rollstone Street, Fitchburg, MA, 01420 - Fitchburg District)
Montachusett Vocational Tech (1050 Westminster Street, Fitchburg, MA, 01420 - Montachusett Vocational Tech Regional District)
North Central Charter Essential School (1 Oak Hill Road, Fitchburg, MA, 01420 - North Central Charter Essential School District)

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