Deerfield (CDP), Massachusetts facts for kids

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Deerfield, Massachusetts
Census-designated place
The First Church of Deerfield
The First Church of Deerfield
Country United States
State Massachusetts
County Franklin
Town Deerfield
Area
 • Total 1.87 sq mi (4.84 km2)
 • Land 1.84 sq mi (4.76 km2)
 • Water 0.03 sq mi (0.08 km2)
Elevation 148 ft (45 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 643
 • Density 344.1/sq mi (132.85/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 01342
Area code(s) 413
FIPS code 25-16635
GNIS feature ID 0608850

Deerfield is a census-designated place (CDP) in the town of Deerfield in Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States. The population was 643 at the 2010 census. It corresponds roughly to the area of Historic Deerfield, a historic district comprising the original town center of Deerfield. It is the home of Deerfield Academy, a college-preparatory school.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 1.87 square miles (4.84 km2), of which 1.84 square miles (4.76 km2) is land and 0.031 square miles (0.08 km2), or 1.71%, is water.


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