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Welcome to Riverbank ...

Riverbank is located in Fairfield County<1>.

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

Riverbank is 170 feet [52 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Riverbank: (203) & (475)<4>

Websites for Riverbank ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.businessfairfield.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Riverbank, the following might be of interest:

Adding Riverbank 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 Riverbank 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 Riverbank 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 Riverbank on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Riverbank ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Riverbank - they are located in California, Michigan, New Brunswick, New York and Ontario.

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

Communities near Riverbank ...

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

  • Huntington [Suffolk County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huntington
    • Huntington [Suffolk County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Riverbank
    • Estimated population in 2019: 200,503 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntington
  • Stamford [Fairfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stamford
    • Stamford [Fairfield County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Riverbank
    • Estimated population in 2019: 129,638 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stamford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stamford<6>
  • Greenburgh [Westchester County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenburgh
    • Greenburgh [Westchester County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Riverbank
    • Estimated population in 2019: 90,989 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenburgh have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenburgh
  • Norwalk [Fairfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norwalk
    • Norwalk [Fairfield County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Riverbank
    • Estimated population in 2019: 88,816 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwalk
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norwalk<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Norwalk [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norwalk
      • Norwalk [Fairfield County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Riverbank
      • Estimated population in 2019: 88,816 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norwalk have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwalk
    • New Rochelle [Westchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Rochelle
      • New Rochelle [Westchester County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Riverbank
      • Estimated population in 2019: 78,557 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Rochelle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Rochelle<6>
    • Mount Vernon [Westchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Vernon
      • Mount Vernon [Westchester County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Riverbank
      • Estimated population in 2019: 67,345 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Vernon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Vernon<6>
    • Greenwich [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenwich
      • Greenwich [Fairfield County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the south of Riverbank
      • Estimated population in 2019: 62,840 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenwich have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenwich
    • Fairfield [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairfield
      • Fairfield [Fairfield County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Riverbank
      • Estimated population in 2019: 62,045 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairfield
    • White Plains [Westchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Plains
      • White Plains [Westchester County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Riverbank
      • Estimated population in 2019: 58,109 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Plains
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Plains<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Riverbank ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Connecticut

About Fairfield County

About Connecticut

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Riverbank. 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 Fairfield, 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 Riverbank - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (475) is an overlay for area code (203).
<5>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- Riverbank) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Riverbank. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.1048, Longitude: -73.5865       In this case, the coordinates for Riverbank have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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