Nantucket County, Massachusetts Basics:

Nantucket County Massachusetts - Government Site

Population: 10,241
Area: 45 square miles
County seat: Nantucket
Area code(s) in use: 508
Time zone: EST
High school graduate or higher: 93.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 43.6%
Median household income: $83,546
Persons in poverty: 8.9%
Home ownership rate: 70.5%
Mean travel time to work: 10.5 minutes

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Our detail map of Nantucket County shows the Nantucket County, Massachusetts boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Nantucket County, Massachusetts

  Airports     show all on map

Muskeget Island Airport, Nantucket Memorial Airport, Somerset Airfield, Tuckernuck Airport, Waine Heliport

  Bars     show all on map

Bass Rip, Coatue, Cross Rip Shoal, Cross Rip Shoal, Davis South Shoal, East Pond, Edwards Shoal, Edwards Shoal, Great Rip, Great Round Shoal, Grout Round Reef, Halfmoon Shoal, Halfmoon Shoal, Hawes Shoal, Hawes Shoal, Horseshoe Shoal, Horseshoe Shoal, Long Shoal, Long Shoal, Miacomet Rip, Nantucket Shoals, Norton Shoal, Norton Shoal, Nortons Point, Old Man Shoal, Point Rip, Point Rip, Point Rip, Point Rip, Shoveful Shoal, Shovelful Shoal, Tuckernuck Bank, Tuckernuck Bank, Tuckernuck Shoal, Tuckernuck Shoal, Twelvefoot Shoal (historical)

  Basins     show all on map

The Bathtub

  Bays     show all on map

Broad Creek (historical), Cains Pond, Cappament Harbor (historical), Clark Cove, Head of the Harbor, Jeremy Cove, Madaket Harbor, Shimmo Creek, White Goose Cove

  Beaches     show all on map

Childrens Beach, Cisco Beach, Clean Shore, Cliff Beach, Coatue Beach, Coskata Beach, Dionis Beach, Francis Street Beach, Jetties Beach, Low Beach, Madequecham Beach, Miacomet Beach, Nobadeer Beach, Pebble Beach, Pest House Shore, Quidnet Beach, Rest House Shore, Siasconset Beach, South Beach, South Shore, Surfside Beach, Surfside Beach

  Buildings     show all on map

Academy Hill Housing, Coast Guard Station, Fair Street Museum, Great Point Lighthouse, Greater Light, Hadwen House-Salter Memorial, Hinchman House, Jethro Coffin House Museum, Landmark House, Maria Mitchell Aquarium, Maria Mitchell Association Natural Science Museum, Maria Mitchell Observatory, Maria Mitchell Science Library, Museum of Nantucket History, Nantucket Atheneum, Nantucket Chamber of Commerce, Nantucket Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters, Nantucket Fire Station, Nantucket Historical Association, Nantucket Historical Association Library, Nantucket Life Saving Museum, Nantucket Maria Mitchell Association, Nantucket Town Adminstration Building, Nantucket Visitor Services and Information Bureau, Nantucket Whaling Museum, Nathaniel Macy House, Old Fire Cart House, Old Gaol (historical), Our Island Home, Peter Foulger Museum, Sherburne Hall, The Homestead, The Pacific Club, The Three Bricks, Two Greeks, University of Massachusetts Research Center

  Canals     show all on map

Madaket Ditch

  Capes     show all on map

Abrams Point, Bass Point, Brant Point, Coatue Point, Eel Point, First Point, Five Fingered Point, Great Neck, Great Point, Jackson Point, Johns Point, Little Neck, Little Ram Pasture Point, Nanahumas Neck, North Point, Pimnys Point, Pocomo Head, Poverty Point, Quaise Point, Ram Pasture, Second Point, Smith Point, Smiths Point, Swains Neck, Third Point, Wyers Point

  Cemeteries     show all on map

African Baptist Cemetery, Friends Burying Ground, New Town Cemetery, New Town Cemetery, Old North Cemetery, Old Settlers Graves, Old Town Cemetery, Polpis Burying Ground, Prospect Hill Cemetery, Saint Marys Cemetery

  Census     show all on map

Madaket Census Designated Place, Nantucket Census Designated Place, Siasconset Census Designated Place

  Channels     show all on map

Cross Rip Channel, Cross Rip Channel, Great Round Shoal Channel, Great Round Shoal Channel

  Churches     show all on map

Congregation Shirat Ha Yam, First Baptist Church, First Church of Christ Scientist, First Congregational Church, Friends Meeting House, Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses, Nantucket United Methodist Church, Nantucket Worship Center, Pleasant Street Baptist Church, Saint Marys Our Lady of the Isle Roman Catholic Church, Saint Pauls Episcopal Church, Society of Friends Church, Union Chapel, Unitarian Universalist Church, Zions Church (historical)

  Cliffs     show all on map

Nantucket Cliffs, Sankaty Head, Squam Head, Tom Nevers Head

  Guts     show all on map

The Gut

  Harbors     show all on map

Nantucket Harbor, Polpis Harbor

  Hospitals     show all on map

MSPCA Hospital, Nantucket Cottage Hospital

  Islands     show all on map

Abnecotants Island, Bass Ledge, Esther Island, Gravel Islands (historical), Muskeget Island, Muskeget Rock, Nantucket Island, Split Rock, Tuckernuck Island, Whale Rock

  Isthmi     show all on map

The Galls, The Narrows

  Lakes     show all on map

Almanac Pond, Capaum Pond, Catos Pond, Coskata Pond, Gibbs Pond, Goose Pond, Head of Hummock, Hummock Pond, Little Mioxes Pond, Long Pond, Madequecham Pond, Maxcy Pond, Miacomet Pond, Mioxes Pond, Narrow Creek Pond, No Bottom Pond, Nobadeer Pond (historical), North Head Long Pond, North Pond, Peat Hole, Pest House Pond, Pout Ponds, Reed Pond, Reedy Pond, Rest House Pond, Rotten Pumpkin Pond, Sauls Pond, Sesachacha Pond, Sheep Pond, Shimmo Pond, Squam Pond, Tom Nevers Pond, Waqutuquaib Ponds, Washing Pond, Wigwam Pond (historical), Wigwam Ponds

  Locales     show all on map

Brant Point Light, Brant Point Racquet Club, Commercial Wharf, Fishers Landing, Hadwen and Barney Candle Factory (historical), Haulover, Jetties Beach Public Tennis Courts, Loines Observatory, Miacomet Golf Course, Nantucket Aero Light, Nantucket Community-School Pool, Nantucket East Breakwater Light, Nantucket Ferry Slip Light, Nantucket Harbor Range Light, Nantucket Light, Nantucket Shipyard, Nantucket Town Pier, Nantucket Yacht Club, Old Brant Point Lighthouse, Old Mill (historical), Old North Wharf, Old South Wharf, Sankaty Head Golf Club, Sankaty Head Light, Siasconset Golf Course, Steamboat Wharf, Steamship Authority Ferry, Straight Wharf, Thomas Macy Warehouse, Tuckernuck Island South East Light, Wannacomet, William Rotch Market (historical)

  Parks     show all on map

Abiah Folger Franklin Fountain, Coatue-Coskata Wildlife Refuge, Greater Light Garden, Lily Pond Park, Main Street Square, Mill Hill Park, Nantucket Conservation Foundation, Nantucket Historic District, Soldier and Sailors Monument

  Populated Places     show all on map

Chadwicks Folly, Cisco, Codfish Park, Coskata, Fishers Landing, Further Creek (historical), Head of Plains (historical), Hoicks Hollow, Long Josephs Point, Madaket, Maddequet (historical), Miacomet (historical), Miacomit (historical), Middle Pasture (historical), Mikas Pond, Monomoy, Nantucket, Narrow Creek (historical), North Pasture (historical), Plainfield (historical), Pocomo, Podpis (historical), Polpis, Quaise, Quayz (historical), Quidnet, Sasacacheh (historical), Sesachacha, Shallow Pond, Shaukimmo (historical), Shawkemo, Shimmo, Shimmoah (historical), Siasconset, Siasconsit (historical), Smooth Hummocks, South East Quarter (historical), South Pasture (historical), Squam, Squam (historical), Squantum (historical), Surfside, Talhanio (historical), Tetaukimmo (historical), The Plains (historical), Toikiming (historical), Town Pasture, Trots Hills, Warren Landing, Wauwinet

  Post Offices     show all on map

Nantucket Branch Post Office, Nantucket Post Office, Siasconset Post Office (historical), Wauwinet Post Office (historical)

  Schools     show all on map

Academy Hill School, Cyrus Peirce Middle School, Nantucket Elementary School, Nantucket High School, Nantucket New School, Sir Issac Coffin School (historical)

  Springs     show all on map

Eat Fire Spring, Snake Spring

  Streams     show all on map

Abrams Creek, Fulling Mill Creek, Hither Creek, Island Creek, Millbrook Creek, Phillips Run, Smugs Ria, Stony Brook, Watts Run

  Summits     show all on map

Altar Rock, Cains Hill, Folger Hill, Fudge Hill, Long Hill, Macys Hill, Popsquatchet Hills, Sauls Hills, Shawkemo Hills, Sunset Hill, Swain Hill, Trots Hills

  Swamps     show all on map

Burnt Swamp, Dyleave Swamp, Eel Point Marsh, Folgers Marsh, George Easton Swamps, Gibbs Swamp, Larrabee Swamp, Lily Pond (historical), Millbrook Swamp, North Pond, Pocomo Meadow, Round O Swamp, Spotsa Swamp, Squam Swamp, Taupawshas Swamp, The Creeks, The Glades, Tom Nevers Swamp, Tom Nevers Swamp, Trots Swamp, Weweeder Ponds

  Towers     show all on map

WNTX-FM (Nantucket)

  Valleys     show all on map

Chappomiss Valley, Forked Pond Valley, Madequecham Valley, Nobadeer Valley, Wigwam Valley

  Woods     show all on map

The Woods,

Nantucket County, Massachusetts Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteNantucket County White population 9,1669,165  
BlackNantucket County Black population 758757
MixedNantucket County Mixed population 154153
AsianNantucket County Asian population 143143
American IndianNantucket County American Indian population 1010
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderNantucket County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

Additional population tables :
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Massachusetts population by county