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Welcome to Harrisville ...

Harrisville is located in Windham County<1>.

Harrisville is 300 feet [91 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Harrisville lies within the (860) area code.

Communities Also Named Harrisville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 23 communities that are also named Harrisville - they are located in Alabama, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland (3), Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York (2), North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Harrisville ...

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

  • Mansfield [Tolland County]
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    • Mansfield [Tolland County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Harrisville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,417 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mansfield have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mansfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mansfield<5>
  • Windham [Windham County]
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    • Windham [Windham County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southwest of Harrisville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,463 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Windham have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windham
  • Killingly [Windham County]
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    • Killingly [Windham County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Harrisville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,305 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Killingly have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Killingly
  • Webster [Worcester County]
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    • Webster [Worcester County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the north of Harrisville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,822 people
    • Webster has also been known as:
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    • Burrillville [Providence County]
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      • Burrillville [Providence County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of Harrisville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,810 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burrillville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burrillville
    • Southbridge [Worcester County]
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      • Southbridge [Worcester County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Harrisville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,788 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southbridge
    • Auburn [Worcester County]
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      • Auburn [Worcester County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the north of Harrisville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,701 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Auburn have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Auburn
    • Plainfield [Windham County]
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      • Plainfield [Windham County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the south of Harrisville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,084 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plainfield have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plainfield
    • Uxbridge [Worcester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Uxbridge
      • Uxbridge [Worcester County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northeast of Harrisville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,352 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Uxbridge have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Uxbridge
    • Oxford [Worcester County]
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      • Oxford [Worcester County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Harrisville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,941 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oxford have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oxford

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 Harrisville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Harrisville.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Harrisville. 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 Harrisville.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Harrisville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Connecticut

About Windham County

About Connecticut

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Harrisville. 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 Windham, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Harrisville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Harrisville) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Harrisville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HarrisvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Harrisville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9258, Longitude: -71.9319    
<4>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.
<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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