There are 23 cities in Essex County, Massachusetts.

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City
Rank
2024 Population
2020 Census
Annual Change
Density (mi²)
Area (mi²)
Lynn1100,689101,095-0.1%9,37210.74
Lawrence286,99088,876-0.55%12,5516.93
Haverhill366,66167,668-0.37%2,01833.04
Methuen Town453,95952,9850.67%2,42922.21
Peabody553,40854,388-0.46%3,29216.23
Salem644,48244,474-0.27%5,3638.29
Beverly741,92342,596-0.37%2,77815.09
Gloucester829,57029,740-0.45%1,12926.20
Saugus928,56628,326 2,65110.78
Danvers1027,91027,549 2,10213.28
Marblehead1120,35020,530 4,6474.38
Newburyport1219,39818,3041.93%2,3238.35
Swampscott1315,12515,184 5,0053.02
Lynnfield1412,92512,968 1,3119.86
Andover159,4198,821 2,5553.69
Salisbury165,2695,116 8965.88
Rockport174,9435,247 1,2423.98
Ipswich184,8724,826 2,9731.64
Nahant193,3363,512 3,1001.08
Topsfield202,7993,046 1,0342.71
Boxford212,7142,925 5065.36
Essex221,8801,697 9132.06
Rowley231,6421,803 9581.71
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Cities in Essex County, Massachusetts by Population (2024)

What is the largest city in Essex County, Massachusetts?

Lynn is the largest city in Essex County.

What is the smallest city in Essex County, Massachusetts?

Rowley is the smallest city in Essex County.

How many cities are in Essex County?

There are 23 cities in Essex County, Massachusetts.

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