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Boston, officially the City of Boston, is the capital and most populous city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States and 24th-most populous city in the country. The city proper covers 48.4 square miles with a population of 675,647 in 2020, also making it the most populous city in New England. Wikipedia
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Boston officially the City of Boston, is the capital and most populous city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States and 24th-most populous ...
History · Geography

Incorporated (city): March 19, 1822
State: Massachusetts
County: Suffolk
Incorporated (town): September 7, 1630; (date of naming, Old Style)
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Boston Logan is a world-class airport serving as the primary airport of New England and the only official parking for the airport.
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