Brockton, Massachusetts, is home to approximately 100,000 residents. It is the second-windiest city in the U.S., with an average wind speed of 14.3 mph. Brockton is sometimes called the “City of Champions” due to the success of native boxers Rocky Marciano and Marvin Hagler. Of the two villages within Brockton, Campello is the smallest but the most populous.
Massachusetts is in the New England region of the U.S. It shares borders with the Atlantic Ocean, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Vermont, and New York. Boston is the capital and the most populous city, with about 7,033,469 residents. It is the seventh-smallest state spanning only 10,555 square miles, 25.7% of which is water.