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Welcome to Assonet Bay Shores ...

Assonet Bay Shores is located in Bristol County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Assonet Bay Shores: Assonet Bay Shrs.

Assonet Bay Shores is near sea level<3>.

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

Area codes for Assonet Bay Shores: (508) & (774)<4>

Communities near Assonet Bay Shores ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Assonet Bay Shores.

  • Providence [Providence County]
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    • Providence [Providence County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Assonet Bay Shores
    • Estimated population in 2018: 179,335 people
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  • New Bedford [Bristol County]
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    • New Bedford [Bristol County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Assonet Bay Shores
    • Estimated population in 2018: 95,315 people
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  • Fall River [Bristol County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fall River have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fall River
    • Fall River [Bristol County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the south of Assonet Bay Shores
    • Estimated population in 2018: 89,661 people
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  • Cranston [Providence County]
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    • Cranston [Providence County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Assonet Bay Shores
    • Estimated population in 2018: 81,274 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Warwick [Kent County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warwick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warwick
      • Warwick [Kent County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Assonet Bay Shores
      • Estimated population in 2018: 80,847 people
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    • Pawtucket [Providence County]
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      • Pawtucket [Providence County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Assonet Bay Shores
      • Estimated population in 2018: 71,847 people
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    • Taunton [Bristol County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taunton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taunton
      • Taunton [Bristol County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Assonet Bay Shores
      • Estimated population in 2018: 57,296 people
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    • East Providence [Providence County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Providence have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Providence
      • East Providence [Providence County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Assonet Bay Shores
      • Estimated population in 2018: 47,476 people
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    • Attleboro [Bristol County]
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      • Attleboro [Bristol County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Assonet Bay Shores
      • Estimated population in 2018: 45,117 people
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    • Dartmouth [Bristol County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dartmouth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dartmouth
      • Dartmouth [Bristol County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Assonet Bay Shores
      • Estimated population in 2018: 34,307 people
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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 Assonet Bay Shores. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Assonet Bay Shores.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Assonet Bay Shores ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Assonet Bay Shores. 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 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 Assonet Bay Shores - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (774) is an overlay for area code (508).
<5>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- Assonet Bay Shores) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Assonet Bay Shores. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.7959, Longitude: -71.0898       In this case, the coordinates for Assonet Bay Shores have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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