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Athol Junction, Massachusetts

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Welcome to Athol Junction ...

The pronunciation of Athol Junction: a-thul<1>

Athol Junction is located in Hampden County.

A typical abbreviation for Athol Junction: Athol Jct. (or less commonly used: Athol Jctn.)

Athol Junction is 200 feet [61 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Athol Junction lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Athol Junction: (413)

Communities near Athol Junction ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Enfield (CT)   [Map]   44,368   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Windsor (CT)   [Map]   28,875   S   18 miles [29 km]
Agawam   [Map]   ---   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Amherst   [Map]   40,079   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Holyoke   [Map]   40,280   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Ludlow   [Map]   21,425   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Athol Junction.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Athol Junction. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Athol Junction. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Athol Junction.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Athol Junction:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Athol Junction ...

Looking for more information about Athol Junction? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Athol Junction? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Athol Junction, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Athol Junction.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Athol Junction. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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About Hampden County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Athol Junction. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Massachusetts: www.mass.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation. While it might not be exactly right, it should be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Athol Junction - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Athol Junction. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Athol Junction) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Athol Junction. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.1279, Longitude: -72.5620     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Athol Junction have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Athol Junction.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Athol Junction.



 
 
 

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