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Welcome to Black Point ...

Black Point is located in New London County<1>.

The location of Black Point has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Black Point: Black Pt.

Black Point is near sea level<3>.

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

The area code for Black Point: (860)

Communities Also Named Black Point ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Black Point - they are located in British Columbia, California, Florida (2), Indiana, Maine, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia (4), Saskatchewan and Texas.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Black Point.

Communities near Black Point ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Black Point.

  • Norwich [New London County]
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    • Norwich [New London County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Black Point
    • Estimated population in 2019: 38,768 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwich
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norwich<5>
  • Norwich [New London County]
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    • Norwich [New London County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Black Point
    • Estimated population in 2019: 38,768 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norwich have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwich
  • Groton [New London County]
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    • Groton [New London County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Black Point
    • Estimated population in 2019: 38,436 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Groton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • New London [New London County]
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    • New London [New London County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Black Point
    • Estimated population in 2019: 26,858 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New London
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New London<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • New London [New London County]
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      • New London [New London County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Black Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 26,858 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New London have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Southold [Suffolk County]
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      • Southold [Suffolk County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Black Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 22,170 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southold have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • East Hampton [Suffolk County]
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      • East Hampton [Suffolk County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Black Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 22,047 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Hampton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Waterford [New London County]
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      • Waterford [New London County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Black Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,746 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waterford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Stonington [New London County]
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      • Stonington [New London County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Black Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,559 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stonington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Montville [New London County]
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      • Montville [New London County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Black Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,508 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Black Point. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Black Point.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Black Point. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Black Point.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Black Point. See our Newspapers Page for Black Point.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Black Point ...

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Connecticut's counties, including New London, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Black Point - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Black Point) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Black Point. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.2862, Longitude: -72.2054       In this case, the coordinates for Black Point have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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