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About Petersham, Massachusetts

Coordinates: 42°29?15?N 72°11?15?W? / ?42.4875°N 72.1875°W? / 42.4875; -72.1875Coordinates: 42°29?15?N 72°11?15?W? / ?42.4875°N 72.1875°W? / 42.4875; -72.187568.3 sq mi (176.9 km2)54.2 sq mi (140.5 km2)14.1 sq mi (36.4 km2) ? Density 22.8/sq mi (8.8/km2)Petersham (pronounced "Peter's ham") is a town in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States. The population was 1,234 at the 2010 census. Petersham is home to a considerable amount of conservation land, including the Quabbin Reservation, Harvard Forest, the Swift River Reservation, and Federated Women's Club State Forest.

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Petersham Facts

  • Population Total: 1234
  • Square Miles: 54.2
  • Area Code: 351 ; 978
  • Elevation: 1080
  • Postal Codes: 01366
  • Timezone: Eastern Standard