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Welcome to Avon Hill ...

Avon Hill is located in Middlesex County<1>.

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

Avon Hill is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Avon Hill ...

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

  • Boston
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    • Boston lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southeast of Avon Hill.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 691,531 people
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  • Lowell
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    • Lowell lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Avon Hill.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 110,904 people
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  • Lynn
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    • Lynn lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Avon Hill.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 94,539 people
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  • Quincy
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    • Quincy lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Avon Hill.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 94,421 people
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  • Newton
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    • Newton lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Avon Hill.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 87,803 people
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  • Framingham
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    • Framingham lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Avon Hill.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 73,892 people
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  • Waltham
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    • Waltham lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Avon Hill.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 62,069 people
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  • Malden
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    • Malden lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northeast of Avon Hill.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 59,922 people
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  • Brookline
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    • Brookline lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the south of Avon Hill.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 59,022 people
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  • Weymouth
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    • Weymouth lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Avon Hill.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 58,104 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 Avon Hill. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Avon Hill.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avon Hill ...

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

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Avon Hill. 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 Middlesex, 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 Avon Hill - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Avon Hill) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avon Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.3868, Longitude: -71.1239       In this case, the coordinates for Avon Hill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).




 

 

 

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