An estimated population of 95,072 makes New Bedford is the sixth largest city in Massachusetts. Neighbors with Dartmouth, Freetown, Acushnet, and Buzzards Bay, New Bedford is about 60 miles south of Boston and 37 miles south of Pawtucket.
New Bedford is a coastal city that served as one of the most important whaling ports in New England for much of its early history. New Bedford involvement in the whaling industry actually earned it the nickname, “The Whaling City”. Today, much of New Bedford’s economy is still powered by the commercial fishing and manufacturing industries.
Points of interest in New Bedford include the New Bedford Whaling Museum, the Buttonwood Park Zoo, and Lincoln Park. New Bedford is also home to many historical districts that document its early history.
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