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Welcome to East Holliston ...

East Holliston is located in Middlesex County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for East Holliston: E. Holliston

East Holliston is 170 feet [52 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Communities near East Holliston ...

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

  • Worcester [Worcester County]
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    • Worcester [Worcester County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the west of East Holliston
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 184,570 people
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  • Cambridge [Middlesex County]
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    • Cambridge [Middlesex County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northeast of East Holliston
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 119,192 people
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  • Newton [Middlesex County]
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    • Newton [Middlesex County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northeast of East Holliston
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 87,803 people
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  • Framingham [Middlesex County]
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    • Framingham [Middlesex County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the north of East Holliston
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 73,892 people
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    • Waltham [Middlesex County]
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      • Waltham [Middlesex County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northeast of East Holliston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 62,069 people
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    • Brookline [Norfolk County]
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      • Brookline [Norfolk County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northeast of East Holliston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 59,022 people
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    • Attleboro [Bristol County]
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      • Attleboro [Bristol County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the south of East Holliston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 45,444 people
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    • Arlington [Middlesex County]
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      • Arlington [Middlesex County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northeast of East Holliston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 45,169 people
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    • Woonsocket [Providence County]
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      • Woonsocket [Providence County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the south of East Holliston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 41,545 people
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    • Marlborough [Middlesex County]
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      • Marlborough [Middlesex County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northwest of East Holliston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,290 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 East Holliston. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for East Holliston.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for East Holliston ...

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

Adding East Holliston to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of East Holliston 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 East Holliston was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for East Holliston 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 East Holliston. 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around East Holliston - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- East Holliston) 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 East Holliston. 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 East HollistonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in East Holliston. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.2135, Longitude: -71.4206    






















 

 

 

 

 


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