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Welcome to North Stonington ...

North Stonington is located in New London County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for North Stonington: N. Stonington

North Stonington is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for North Stonington: (860)

The ZIP code for North Stonington: 06359<3>

Adding North Stonington to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of North Stonington in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of North Stonington elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for North Stonington on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near North Stonington ...

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

  • Norwich [New London County]
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    • Norwich [New London County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of North Stonington
    • 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 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of North Stonington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 38,768 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norwich have been provided by the GNIS.<6> 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 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of North Stonington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 38,436 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Groton have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Groton
  • South Kingstown [Washington County]
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    • South Kingstown [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of North Stonington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 30,348 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Kingstown
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • New London [New London County]
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      • New London [New London County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of North Stonington
      • 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>
    • New London [New London County]
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      • New London [New London County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of North Stonington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 26,858 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New London have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New London
    • Westerly [Washington County]
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      • Westerly [Washington County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of North Stonington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 22,381 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westerly have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westerly
    • Waterford [New London County]
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      • Waterford [New London County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of North Stonington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,746 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waterford have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waterford
    • Stonington [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stonington
      • Stonington [New London County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of North Stonington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,559 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stonington have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stonington
    • Montville [New London County]
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      • Montville [New London County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of North Stonington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,508 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montville

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for North Stonington ...

Looking for more information about North Stonington? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for North Stonington, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for North Stonington.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Connecticut

About New London County

About Connecticut

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for North Stonington. 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around North Stonington - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as North Stonington). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether North Stonington or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- North Stonington) 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 North Stonington. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from North Stonington

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in North Stonington. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4412, Longitude: -71.8812    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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