Welcome to City of Cambridge! With just over 105,000 people located within 6.24 square mile area, and home to two world-renowned educational institutions, Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge is a unique community with a strong mix of culture, demographic and social diversity, intellectual vitality and cutting-edge technological innovation. Cambridge is a major hub for leading biotechnology companies. It is one of the world's most important centers for biotech research, not only because it is a great place to live, work and to enjoy a diverse array of cultural activities, but also because it has access to an unmatched pool of talent and a wealth of institutional resources. For biotechnology, it is "the place to be."