Most numbers within Area Code 781 are located in the following cities: Winthrop, Sharon, Burlington, Norwell, Reading, Waltham, Cohasset, Community Support And Referral Services, Wakefield, Hull, Lynn, Kingston, Winchester, Medford, Standard Plant Test Code, Dedham, Lexington, Needham, Braintree, Saugus, Canton, Wellesley Hills, Revere, Hanover, Whitman, Norwood, Lincoln, Information Provider, Rockland, East Weymouth, Stoneham, Woburn, Duxbury, Malden, Pembroke, Stoughton, Randolph, Non Emergency Services, Arlington, Marshfield, Lynnfield, Mansfield, Hingham, Scituate, Quincy, 411 Local Directory Assistance, Melrose, Williamsburg, Lopez Island, Marblehead, San Diego, Travel Information Services, Peabody, Houston, Directory Assistance, Mattapan, Telco Repair Service, Walpole, Boston, Westford, Intralata Pic Validation, Telecommunications Relay Service, Abington, Plymouth, Marshall, Tucson, Westwood, Bridgewater, Montgomery Village, One Call Services-Pipeline And Utility Safety, Taunton, Cambridge, Acton, Chelsea, Emergency Services, Beverly, Middleboro, FGB Access Code, Auburndale, North Reading, Tewksbury.
Sharon, Burlington, Norwell, Reading, Waltham, Cohasset, Community Support And Referral Services, Wakefield, Hull, Lynn, Kingston, Winchester, Medford and Standard Plant Test Code
About Winthrop, Massachusetts
The Town of Winthrop is a municipality in Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States. The population of Winthrop was 17,497 at the 2010 U.S. Census. It is an oceanside suburban community in Greater Boston situated at the north entrance to Boston Harbor and is very close to Logan International Airport. The town is a peninsula, 1.6 square miles (4.2 km2) in area, connected to Revere by a narrow isthmus and to East Boston by a bridge over the harbor inlet to the Belle Isle Marsh Reservation. Settled in 1630, Winthrop is one of the oldest communities in the United States. It is also one of the smallest and most densely populated municipalities in Massachusetts. The town is named after John Winthrop (1587-1649), second governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony and an important English Puritan leader. On 8 April 1630, Winthrop departed from the Isle of Wight, England on the ship Arbella and arrrived in Salem in June where he was met by John Endecott, the first governor of the colony. He served as governor for 12 of the colony's first 20 years of existence. It was Winthrop who decided to base the colony at the Shawmut Peninsula, where he and the colonists founded what is now the city of Boston.