West Harwich, Massachusetts

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West Harwich
Village
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
Area
 • 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]

Geography[edit]

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].

Demographics[edit]

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.

Education[edit]

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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