Area: 7.13 sq miles (18.47 km²)
Population: 106,038 (2011)
Cambridge is well served by the MBTA, including the Porter Square stop on the regional Commuter Rail, the Lechmere stop on the Green Line, and five stops on the Red Line (Alewife, Porter Square, Harvard Square, Central Square, and Kendall Square/MIT).
It was named in honor of the University of Cambridge in England, an important center of the Puritan theology embraced by the town's founders. Cambridge is home to two of the world's most prominent universities, Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. An annual event must that happens every fall is the Head of the Charles Regatta. Museum must see: Harvard Art Museum and the Harvard Museum of Natural History.