It is home to restaurants, bars, music venues and boutiques. The town comprised a much larger area than the present city, with various outlying parts becoming independent towns over the years: Cambridge Village later Newtown and now in 1688, Cambridge Farms now in 1712 or 1713, and Little or South Cambridge now and Menotomy or West Cambridge now in 1807. Archived from on September 11, 2013. According to the , the city's population was 105,162. Archived from on June 5, 2015. Indeed Salary Estimate Please note that all salary figures are approximations based upon third party submissions to Indeed.
The city is represented in the as a part of the First Suffolk and Middlesex district, which contains parts of Boston, Revere and Winthrop in Suffolk County; the Middlesex, Suffolk and Essex district, which includes Everett and Somerville, with Boston, Chelsea, and Revere of Suffolk, and Saugus in Essex; and the Second Suffolk and Middlesex district, containing parts of the City of Boston in Suffolk County, and Cambridge, Belmont and Watertown in Middlesex County. Located at the first convenient crossing west of Boston, Newe Towne was one of a number of towns including Boston, , , and founded by the 700 original colonists of the under Governor. The racial makeup of the city was 66. Cambridge was one of two of Middlesex County until the county government was abolished in Massachusetts in 1997. Archived from on June 24, 2012.
It was home to some of the famous Fireside Poets—so called because their poems would often be read aloud by families in front of their evening fires. American FactFinder, All County Subdivisions within Massachusetts. Archived from on February 21, 2015. The 's move from Boston in 1916 reinforced Cambridge's status as an intellectual center of the United States. Temporary public artworks are displayed as part of the annual Cambridge River Festival on the banks of the Charles River, during winter celebrations in Harvard and Central Squares, and at university campus sites.
Population of Counties by Minor Civil Divisions: 1920, 1910, and 1920. In 1629, Winthrop had led the signing of the founding document of the city of Boston, which was known as the , after the university. Since October 2010, there has also been intercity bus service between Cambridge and. In a little more than a month, Middlesex Superior Court will open in Woburn after nearly four decades at the Edward J. A new water treatment plant opened in 2001. The company's flint glassware with heavy lead content is prized by antique glass collectors. The median age was 30.
In recent history, the media has highlighted the salary of the city manager as one of the highest for a Massachusetts civic employee. Harvard University had always been important as both a landowner and an institution, but it began to play a more dominant role in the city's life and culture. Archived from on March 27, 2014. Archived from on January 18, 2012. Archived from on May 12, 2013.
Between 1850 and 1900, Cambridge took on much of its present character— development along the turnpikes, with working-class and industrial neighborhoods focused on East Cambridge, comfortable middle-class housing on the old Cambridgeport and Mid-Cambridge estates, and upper-class enclaves near Harvard University and on the minor hills. Archived from on February 21, 2015. Archived from on July 13, 2011. Archived from on March 27, 1892. The employees of Middlesex County courts, jails, registries, and other county agencies now work directly for the state. Populations of County Subdivisions: 1960 to 1980.
State of Massachusetts Table No. The water is then redistributed downhill via gravity to individual users in the city. Archived from on March 20, 2012. Other public charter schools include , which serves grades K—6; in Kendall Square, which serves grades 7—12; and , a whose upper school is in though it is not a part of the Cambridge Public School District. Those selling advanced were overtaken by the. Archived from on June 5, 2015.
Fresh Pond: The History of a Cambridge Landscape. Boston has since then followed the example of Cambridge, and made considerable efforts to improve bicycling safety and convenience. Harvard and together employ about 20,000. Archived from on May 31, 2004. There is none on public display in Cambridge, but the has a large collection.
Archived from on February 2, 2015. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Cambridge Historical Commission, 1971. Archived from on September 5, 2008. District Councillor In office since At-large Dennis J. Department of the Interior, Census Office.
For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 94. The mayor also sits on the school committee. Archived from on August 6, 2012. Through the City of Cambridge's exclusive municipal water system, the city further controls two areas, one being Payson Park Reservoir and Gatehouse, a located roughly one mile west of Fresh Pond and surrounded by the town of Belmont. In 1636, the Newe College later renamed after benefactor was founded by the colony to train. Archived from on August 28, 2009. In May 1638, The settlement's name was changed to Cambridge in honor of the in.