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Welcome to Bemis ...

Bemis is located in Middlesex County<1>.

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

Bemis is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Bemis ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Bemis - they are located in Arkansas, Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, New Hampshire, South Dakota, Tennessee, Washington and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Bemis ...

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

  • Boston [Suffolk County]
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    • Boston [Suffolk County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Bemis
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 691,531 people
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  • Cambridge [Middlesex County]
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    • Cambridge [Middlesex County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Bemis
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 119,192 people
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  • Lowell [Middlesex County]
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    • Lowell [Middlesex County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Bemis
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 110,904 people
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  • Lynn [Essex County]
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    • Lynn [Essex County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Bemis
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 94,539 people
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    • Quincy [Norfolk County]
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      • Quincy [Norfolk County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Bemis
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 94,421 people
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    • Somerville [Middlesex County]
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      • Somerville [Middlesex County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Bemis
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 80,935 people
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    • Framingham [Middlesex County]
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      • Framingham [Middlesex County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Bemis
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 73,892 people
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    • Medford [Middlesex County]
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      • Medford [Middlesex County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Bemis
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 60,847 people
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    • Malden [Middlesex County]
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      • Malden [Middlesex County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Bemis
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 59,922 people
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    • Brookline [Norfolk County]
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      • Brookline [Norfolk County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Bemis
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 59,022 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 Bemis. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bemis.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bemis ...

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

Adding Bemis to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Bemis in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Bemis was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Bemis on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1901).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bemis on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Massachusetts

About Middlesex County

About Massachusetts

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bemis. 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 Bemis - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Bemis) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bemis. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.3687, Longitude: -71.2037       In this case, the coordinates for Bemis have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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