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Welcome to South Woodstock ...

South Woodstock is located in Windham County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for South Woodstock: S. Woodstock

South Woodstock is 400 feet [122 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for South Woodstock: (860)

The ZIP code for South Woodstock: 06267<4>

Communities Also Named South Woodstock ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named South Woodstock - they are located in Maine and Vermont.

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

Communities near South Woodstock ...

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

  • Mansfield [Tolland County]
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    • Mansfield [Tolland County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of South Woodstock
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,417 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mansfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mansfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mansfield<6>
  • Windham [Windham County]
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    • Windham [Windham County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of South Woodstock
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,463 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Windham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> 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 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southeast of South Woodstock
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,305 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Killingly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> 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 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of South Woodstock
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,822 people
    • Webster has also been known as:
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Burrillville [Providence County]
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      • Burrillville [Providence County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of South Woodstock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,810 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burrillville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> 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 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of South Woodstock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,788 people
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    • Auburn [Worcester County]
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      • Auburn [Worcester County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of South Woodstock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,701 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Auburn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> 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 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of South Woodstock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,084 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plainfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plainfield
    • Tolland [Tolland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tolland
      • Tolland [Tolland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of South Woodstock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,567 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tolland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tolland
    • Uxbridge [Worcester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Uxbridge
      • Uxbridge [Worcester County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of South Woodstock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,352 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Uxbridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Uxbridge

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for South Woodstock ...

Looking for more information about South Woodstock? 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 South Woodstock, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for South Woodstock.

Adding South Woodstock to Our Gazetteer ...

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

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for South Woodstock was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Connecticut

About Windham County

About Connecticut

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for South Woodstock. 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 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 South Woodstock - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 South Woodstock). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether South Woodstock or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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- South Woodstock) 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 South Woodstock. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from South WoodstockOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Woodstock. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9390, Longitude: -71.9595       In this case, the coordinates for South Woodstock 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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