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Welcome to East Longmeadow ...

East Longmeadow is located in Hampden County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for East Longmeadow: E. Longmeadow

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, East Longmeadow has a population of 16,192 people<3> (see below for details).

East Longmeadow was settled in 1740 and was incorporated in 1894.

East Longmeadow is 210 feet [64 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for East Longmeadow: (413)

The ZIP code for East Longmeadow: 01028<5>

Websites for East Longmeadow ...

Official Website: www.eastlongmeadow.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, East Longmeadow had an population of 16,192 people. This is an increase of 3% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 14.84% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, East Longmeadow had a population of 15,720 people. This makes East Longmeadow the county's 9th most populous community.

The population of East Longmeadow represents 0.24% of the total population of Massachusetts (which has 6,547,629 people), making it the state's 125th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 15,720 people, the population of East Longmeadow increased 11.49% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 14,100 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for East Longmeadow.

Adding East Longmeadow 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 East Longmeadow 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 East Longmeadow 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 East Longmeadow on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near East Longmeadow ...

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

  • Manchester [Hartford County]
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    • Manchester [Hartford County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of East Longmeadow
    • Estimated population in 2019: 57,584 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manchester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manchester
  • Chicopee [Hampden County]
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    • Chicopee [Hampden County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northwest of East Longmeadow
    • Estimated population in 2019: 55,126 people
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  • Enfield [Hartford County]
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    • Enfield [Hartford County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the south of East Longmeadow
    • Estimated population in 2019: 43,659 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Enfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Enfield
  • Westfield [Hampden County]
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    • Westfield [Hampden County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the west of East Longmeadow
    • Estimated population in 2019: 41,204 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Holyoke [Hampden County]
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      • Holyoke [Hampden County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northwest of East Longmeadow
      • Estimated population in 2019: 40,117 people
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    • Vernon [Tolland County]
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      • Vernon [Tolland County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the south of East Longmeadow
      • Estimated population in 2019: 29,359 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vernon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Windsor [Hartford County]
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      • Windsor [Hartford County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southwest of East Longmeadow
      • Estimated population in 2019: 28,733 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Windsor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • West Springfield [Hampden County]
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      • West Springfield [Hampden County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the northwest of East Longmeadow
      • Estimated population in 2019: 28,517 people
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    • Northampton [Hampshire County]
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      • Northampton [Hampshire County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of East Longmeadow
      • Estimated population in 2019: 28,451 people
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    • South Windsor [Hartford County]
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      • South Windsor [Hartford County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the south of East Longmeadow
      • Estimated population in 2019: 26,162 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Windsor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Windsor

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for East Longmeadow ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for East Longmeadow: www.eastlongmeadow.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 Hampden, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for East Longmeadow.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around East Longmeadow - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 East Longmeadow). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether East Longmeadow 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- East Longmeadow) 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 East Longmeadow. 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 Longmeadow

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in East Longmeadow. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.0645, Longitude: -72.5126       In this case, the coordinates for East Longmeadow have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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