About Devens, Massachusetts

Devens, Massachusetts is an unincorporated village and census-designated place in the towns of Ayer and Shirley, in Middlesex County and Harvard in Worcester County in the U.S. state of Massachusetts. It is the successor to Fort Devens, a military post that operated from 1917 to 1996. The area itself is named after jurist and Civil War general Charles Devens. The population was 1017 at the 2000 census.

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  • Population Total: 1017
  • Area Code: 978
  • Postal Codes: 01434
  • Timezone: North American Eastern