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Welcome to Attleborough City ...

Attleborough City is located in Bristol County<1>.

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

Attleborough City is 90 feet [27 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Attleborough City: (508) & (774)<4>

Adding Attleborough City 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 Attleborough City 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 Attleborough City 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 Attleborough City on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Attleborough City ...

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

  • Providence [Providence County]
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    • Providence [Providence County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Attleborough City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 179,883 people
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  • Fall River [Bristol County]
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    • Fall River [Bristol County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Attleborough City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 89,541 people
    • 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.
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  • Cranston [Providence County]
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    • Cranston [Providence County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Attleborough City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 81,456 people
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  • Warwick [Kent County]
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    • Warwick [Kent County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Attleborough City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 81,004 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warwick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pawtucket [Providence County]
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      • Pawtucket [Providence County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the southwest of Attleborough City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 72,117 people
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    • Taunton [Bristol County]
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      • Taunton [Bristol County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Attleborough City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 57,464 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taunton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • East Providence [Providence County]
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      • East Providence [Providence County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Attleborough City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 47,618 people
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    • Attleboro [Bristol County]
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      • Attleboro [Bristol County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the east of Attleborough City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 45,237 people
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    • Woonsocket [Providence County]
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      • Woonsocket [Providence County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Attleborough City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 41,751 people
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    • Cumberland [Providence County]
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      • Cumberland [Providence County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northwest of Attleborough City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 35,263 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cumberland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cumberland

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Attleborough City ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Attleborough City. 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 Attleborough City - 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 from Point A (ie- Attleborough City) 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 Attleborough City. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Attleborough City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Attleborough City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9251, Longitude: -71.3495       In this case, the coordinates for Attleborough City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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