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Welcome to Attawan Beach ...

Attawan Beach is located in New London County.

A typical abbreviation for Attawan Beach: Attawan Bch.

Attawan Beach is 40 feet [12 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Attawan Beach lies within the (860) area code.

Communities near Attawan Beach ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
East Lyme   [Map]   18,886   N   3 miles [4.8 km]
Groton   [Map]   39,261   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Montville   [Map]   19,231   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
New London   [Map]   26,984   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
New London   [Map]   26,984   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Norwich   [Map]   39,556   N   18 miles [29 km]

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

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 Attawan Beach. 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 Attawan Beach. 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 Attawan Beach.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Attawan Beach:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Attawan Beach ...

Looking for more information about Attawan Beach? 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 Attawan Beach? 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 Attawan Beach, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Attawan Beach.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found 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) Attawan Beach. 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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Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

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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Cities, Towns and Villages of Connecticut

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Connecticut: www.ct.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Attawan Beach - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting in Attawan Beach. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Attawan Beach) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Attawan Beach. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3032, Longitude: -72.2067     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Attawan Beach have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Attawan Beach.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Attawan Beach.