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Welcome to Pleasure Beach ...

Pleasure Beach is located in New London County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Pleasure Beach: Pleasure Bch.

Pleasure Beach is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Pleasure Beach is within the (860) area code.

Communities near Pleasure Beach ...

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

  • Norwich [New London County]
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    • Norwich [New London County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the north of Pleasure Beach
    • Estimated population in 2019: 38,768 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwich
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norwich<4>
  • Norwich [New London County]
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    • Norwich [New London County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the north of Pleasure Beach
    • Estimated population in 2019: 38,768 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norwich have been provided by the GNIS.<5> 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 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Pleasure Beach
    • Estimated population in 2019: 38,436 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Groton have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Groton
  • New London [New London County]
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    • New London [New London County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the northeast of Pleasure Beach
    • Estimated population in 2019: 26,858 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New London
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New London<4>
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    • Westerly [Washington County]
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      • Westerly [Washington County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the east of Pleasure Beach
      • Estimated population in 2019: 22,381 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westerly have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Southold [Suffolk County]
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      • Southold [Suffolk County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Pleasure Beach
      • Estimated population in 2019: 22,170 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southold have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southold
    • Stonington [New London County]
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      • Stonington [New London County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the east of Pleasure Beach
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,559 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stonington have been provided by the GNIS.<5> 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 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Pleasure Beach
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,508 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montville
    • East Lyme [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Lyme
      • East Lyme [New London County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northwest of Pleasure Beach
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,462 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Lyme have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Lyme
    • Ledyard [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ledyard
      • Ledyard [New London County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Pleasure Beach
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,621 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ledyard have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ledyard

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pleasure Beach ...

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

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 Pleasure Beach. 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 Pleasure Beach - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Pleasure Beach) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Pleasure Beach. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Pleasure Beach

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pleasure Beach. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3096, Longitude: -72.1455    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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