West Harwich, Massachusetts

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West Harwich
First Baptist Church
First Baptist Church
West Harwich is located in Massachusetts
West Harwich
West Harwich
Location within the state of Massachusetts
Coordinates: 41°41′14″N 70°6′17″W / 41.68722°N 70.10472°W / 41.68722; -70.10472Coordinates: 41°41′14″N 70°6′17″W / 41.68722°N 70.10472°W / 41.68722; -70.10472
Country United States
State Massachusetts
County Barnstable
Town Harwich
 • Total 9.6 sq mi (25 km2)
 • Land 8.1 sq mi (21 km2)
 • Water 1.5 sq mi (4 km2)
Population (2000)
 • Total 4,011
 • Density 420/sq mi (160/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 02671
Area code(s) 508

West Harwich is a village in the town of Harwich, Massachusetts, on Cape Cod, United States. West Harwich makes[clarification needed] most of the population in the Northwest Harwich Census-designated place.[1]


West Harwich is located at 41°41′14″N 70°6′17″W / 41.68722°N 70.10472°W / 41.68722; -70.10472 (41.687352, -70.104802).[2]


West Harwich is in the Northwest Harwich CDP. It is located on Massachusetts Route 28, a major route on Cape Cod and Massachusetts. In the summer West Harwich is a vacation area. In the other seasons West Harwich is still very populated.


The Holy Trinity Elementary School is located in West Harwich. Children in West Harwich may also go to the Harwich Elementary School located in Harwich Center.

Zip Code and CDP[edit]

West Harwich has its own Zip Code (02671), however it is part of the Northwest Harwich CDP area along with North Harwich and Pleasant Lake.

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