About Rockport, Massachusetts
Coordinates: 42°39?20?N 70°37?15?W? / ?42.65556°N 70.62083°W? / 42.65556; -70.62083Coordinates: 42°39?20?N 70°37?15?W? / ?42.65556°N 70.62083°W? / 42.65556; -70.6208317.6 sq mi (45.5 km2)7.1 sq mi (18.3 km2)10.5 sq mi (27.2 km2) ? Density 1,098.9/sq mi (424.3/km2)"Rockport, Massachusetts". http://www.town.rockport.ma.us/.Rockport is a town in Essex County, Massachusetts, United States. The population was 6,952 at the 2010 census. Rockport is located approximately 25 miles northeast of Boston at the tip of the Cape Ann peninsula. It is directly east of Gloucester, Massachusetts and surrounded on three sides by the Atlantic Ocean.Only part of the town composes the census-designated place of Rockport.