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Lynn is a city in Essex County, in the Boston-Cambridge-Quincy metro area.
The community was named after King's Lynn in Norfolk County, England.
The latitude of Lynn is 42.466N. The longitude is -70.95W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 39 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 89,571.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Lynn demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Essex County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Boston area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 01902 ZIP code.
2% of Lynn residents report German ancestry, and 18% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Lynn ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Lynn was $17,492, compared with $21,587 nationally.
16% of Lynn residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Historic districts in Lynn include Lynn Common Historic District ... View historic districts
Median rent in Lynn, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $540. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,206.
Libraries in Lynn include Haywood Branch Library, Houghton Branch Library, Lynn Public Library, Shute Branch Library ... View libraries
Lynn restaurants taking online reservations include Oxford Street Grill ... View restaurants
The average commute time for Lynn workers is 28 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 12 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Lynn between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 1.3 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
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