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Orange, MA Town Information

Orange is a town in Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States. The population was 7,839 at the 2010 census.[1] It is part of the Springfield, Massachusetts Metropolitan Statistical Area.

 

Orange is the easternmost town within Franklin County along its border with Worcester County. The town center lies 18 miles (29 km) east of Greenfield, 40 miles (64 km) northwest of Worcester, 42 miles (68 km) northeast of Springfield and 72 miles (116 km) west-northwest of Boston. It is bordered by Royalston to the northeast, Athol to the southeast, New Salem to the south, Wendell to the southwest, a small portion of Erving to the west, and Warwick to the northwest.

 

As of the census[15] of 2000, there were 7,518 people, 3,045 households, and 1,979 families residing in the town.

 

Source: Wikipedia

 

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