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Assonet Bay Shores, Massachusetts

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Welcome to Assonet Bay Shores ...

Assonet Bay Shores is located in Bristol County.

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

Assonet Bay Shores is near sea level<1>.

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)<2>

Communities near Assonet Bay Shores ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Assonet Bay Shores and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Attleboro   [Map]   44,434   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Dartmouth   [Map]   34,718   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Fall River   [Map]   88,930   S   5 miles [8 km]
New Bedford   [Map]   95,032   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Taunton   [Map]   56,843   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
East Providence (RI)   [Map]   47,337   W   13 miles [20.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Assonet Bay Shores.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Assonet Bay Shores. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • 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 community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Assonet Bay Shores.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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 get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

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 get an overview with links that will help you to 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 Tourism Map for Assonet Bay Shores.

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People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Assonet Bay Shores. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Assonet Bay Shores - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (774) is an overlay for area code (508). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Assonet Bay Shores.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting in Assonet Bay Shores. 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 that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.7959, Longitude: -71.0898     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Assonet Bay Shores have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Assonet Bay Shores.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Assonet Bay Shores.