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Welcome to Rising Corner ...

Rising Corner is located in Hartford County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Rising Corner: Rising Cor. (or less commonly used: Rising Crn.)

Rising Corner is 240 feet [73 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Rising Corner is within the boundaries of the (860) area code.

Communities near Rising Corner ...

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

  • Springfield [Hampden County]
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    • Springfield [Hampden County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Rising Corner
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 152,646 people
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  • Hartford [Hartford County]
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    • Hartford [Hartford County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the south of Rising Corner
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 121,535 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartford<4>
  • Hartford [Hartford County]
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    • Hartford [Hartford County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the south of Rising Corner
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 121,535 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hartford have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • West Hartford [Hartford County]
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    • West Hartford [Hartford County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the south of Rising Corner
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 62,868 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Hartford have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Chicopee [Hampden County]
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      • Chicopee [Hampden County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Rising Corner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 54,825 people
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    • East Hartford [Hartford County]
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      • East Hartford [Hartford County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the south of Rising Corner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 49,630 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Hartford have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Enfield [Hartford County]
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      • Enfield [Hartford County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Rising Corner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,559 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Enfield have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Westfield [Hampden County]
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      • Westfield [Hampden County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Rising Corner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 41,063 people
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    • Holyoke [Hampden County]
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      • Holyoke [Hampden County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Rising Corner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,921 people
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    • Vernon [Tolland County]
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      • Vernon [Tolland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of Rising Corner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,400 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vernon have been provided by the GNIS.<5> 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 Rising Corner. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Rising Corner.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rising Corner ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Connecticut

About Hartford County

About Connecticut

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rising Corner. 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 Hartford, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Rising Corner - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Rising Corner) 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 Rising Corner. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Rising CornerOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rising Corner. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.0362, Longitude: -72.7120    
<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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