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Welcome to Babson Park ...

Babson Park is located in Norfolk County<1>.

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

Babson Park is 150 feet [46 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Babson Park: (781) and (339)<4>

The ZIP code for Babson Park: 02457<5>

Communities Also Named Babson Park ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Babson Park - it's located in Florida.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Babson Park.

Communities near Babson Park ...

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

  • Boston [Suffolk County]
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    • Boston [Suffolk County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Babson Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 691,531 people
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  • Cambridge [Middlesex County]
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    • Cambridge [Middlesex County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Babson Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 119,192 people
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  • Brockton [Plymouth County]
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    • Brockton [Plymouth County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Babson Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 95,770 people
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  • Lynn [Essex County]
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    • Lynn [Essex County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northeast of Babson Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 94,539 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Quincy [Norfolk County]
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      • Quincy [Norfolk County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the east of Babson Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 94,421 people
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    • Newton [Middlesex County]
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      • Newton [Middlesex County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<6> to the northeast of Babson Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 87,803 people
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    • Somerville [Middlesex County]
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      • Somerville [Middlesex County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Babson Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 80,935 people
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    • Framingham [Middlesex County]
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      • Framingham [Middlesex County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the west of Babson Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 73,892 people
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    • Waltham [Middlesex County]
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      • Waltham [Middlesex County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the north of Babson Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 62,069 people
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    • Medford [Middlesex County]
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      • Medford [Middlesex County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Babson Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 60,847 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 Babson Park. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Babson Park.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Babson Park ...

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

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About Norfolk County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Norfolk County: www.norfolkcounty.org/

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 Norfolk, 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 Babson Park - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (339) is an overlay for area code (781).
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Babson Park). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Babson Park or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Babson Park) 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 Babson Park. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Babson ParkOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Babson Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.2987, Longitude: -71.2595       In this case, the coordinates for Babson Park have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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