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About Milton, Massachusetts

Coordinates: 42°15?00?N 71°04?00?W? / ?42.25°N 71.0666667°W? / 42.25; -71.0666667Coordinates: 42°15?00?N 71°04?00?W? / ?42.25°N 71.0666667°W? / 42.25; -71.066666713.3 sq mi (34.4 km2)13.0 sq mi (33.8 km2)0.2 sq mi (0.6 km2)http://www.townofmilton.org/Milton is a town in Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States and part of the Greater Boston area. The population was 27,003 at the 2010 census. Milton is the birthplace of former U.S. President George H. W. Bush and architect Buckminster Fuller. Milton also has the highest percentage of residents per capita citing Irish heritage of any town in the United States; 38%. In 2007, 2009, and 2011, Money Magazine listed Milton 7th, 5th, and 2nd, respectively, on its annual list of the "Best Places to Live" in the United States.

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  • Population Total: 27,003
  • Square Miles: 13.0
  • Area Code: 617 ; 857
  • Elevation: 130
  • Postal Codes: 02186
  • Timezone: Eastern Standard
  • Website: http://www.townofmilton.org/