About Cambridge

About Cambridge

Cambridge, Massachusetts, in the Greater Boston area, is the fifth most populous city in the state. According to the 2010 United States Census, the city’s population was 105,162. Located in a 6.5 square mile area, Cambridge is a unique community with a strong mix of cultural and social diversity, intellectual vitality and technological innovation. It is home to several universities, including two of the world’s most prominent, Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The Mayor is E. Denise Simmons, Vice Mayor Marc McGovern and the City Manager is Louis DePasquale. Cambridge’s website is www.cambridgema.gov.