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Cohasset is a town in Norfolk County, in the Boston-Cambridge-Quincy metro area.
The community name derives from Indian term for "rocky place"
The latitude of Cohasset is 42.241N. The longitude is -70.804W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 69 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 7,261.
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6% of Cohasset residents report German ancestry, and 33% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Cohasset ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Cohasset was $42,909, compared with $21,587 nationally.
61% of Cohasset residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Cohasset, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $747. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $2,252.
Libraries in Cohasset include Paul Pratt Memorial Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Cohasset include Cohasset Mariner
The average commute time for Cohasset workers is 35 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
Hotels in Cohasset include Cohasset Harbor Resort.
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