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Welcome to Acoaxet ...

Acoaxet is located in Bristol County<1>.

Acoaxet is near sea level<2>.

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

Area codes for Acoaxet: (508) & (774)<3>

Communities near Acoaxet ...

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

  • New Bedford [Bristol County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Bedford
    • New Bedford [Bristol County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Acoaxet
    • Estimated population in 2018: 95,315 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Bedford
  • Fall River [Bristol County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fall River have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fall River
    • Fall River [Bristol County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Acoaxet
    • Estimated population in 2018: 89,661 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fall River
  • Dartmouth [Bristol County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dartmouth have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dartmouth
    • Dartmouth [Bristol County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Acoaxet
    • Estimated population in 2018: 34,307 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dartmouth
  • North Kingstown [Washington County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Kingstown have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Kingstown
    • North Kingstown [Washington County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Acoaxet
    • Estimated population in 2018: 26,320 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Kingstown
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Newport [Newport County]
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      • Newport [Newport County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Acoaxet
      • Estimated population in 2018: 24,590 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newport
    • Bristol [Bristol County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bristol have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bristol
      • Bristol [Bristol County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Acoaxet
      • Estimated population in 2018: 22,131 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bristol
    • Somerset [Bristol County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Somerset have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Somerset
      • Somerset [Bristol County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Acoaxet
      • Estimated population in 2018: 18,181 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Somerset
    • Portsmouth [Newport County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Portsmouth have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Portsmouth
      • Portsmouth [Newport County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Acoaxet
      • Estimated population in 2018: 17,313 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portsmouth
    • Swansea [Bristol County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Swansea have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Swansea
      • Swansea [Bristol County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Acoaxet
      • Estimated population in 2018: 16,705 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Swansea
    • Fairhaven [Bristol County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairhaven have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairhaven
      • Fairhaven [Bristol County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Acoaxet
      • Estimated population in 2018: 16,094 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairhaven

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Acoaxet ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Massachusetts

About Bristol County

About Massachusetts

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Acoaxet. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Massachusetts: https://www.mass.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Massachusetts' counties, including Bristol, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Acoaxet - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (774) is an overlay for area code (508).
<4>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- Acoaxet) 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 Acoaxet. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Acoaxet

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Acoaxet. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.5072, Longitude: -71.0960    
<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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