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Welcome to East Walpole ...

East Walpole is located in Norfolk County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for East Walpole: E. Walpole

East Walpole is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for East Walpole: (508) and (774)<3>

The ZIP code for East Walpole: 02032<4>

Communities near East Walpole ...

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

  • Boston [Suffolk County]
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    • Boston [Suffolk County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of East Walpole
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 691,531 people
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  • Cambridge [Middlesex County]
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    • Cambridge [Middlesex County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of East Walpole
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 119,192 people
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  • Brockton [Plymouth County]
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    • Brockton [Plymouth County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of East Walpole
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 95,770 people
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  • Quincy [Norfolk County]
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    • Quincy [Norfolk County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of East Walpole
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 94,421 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Newton [Middlesex County]
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      • Newton [Middlesex County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of East Walpole
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 87,803 people
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    • Somerville [Middlesex County]
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      • Somerville [Middlesex County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of East Walpole
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 80,935 people
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    • Framingham [Middlesex County]
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      • Framingham [Middlesex County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of East Walpole
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 73,892 people
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    • Waltham [Middlesex County]
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      • Waltham [Middlesex County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of East Walpole
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 62,069 people
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    • Medford [Middlesex County]
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      • Medford [Middlesex County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of East Walpole
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 60,847 people
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    • Malden [Middlesex County]
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      • Malden [Middlesex County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of East Walpole
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 59,922 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 Walpole. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for East Walpole.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for East Walpole ...

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

Adding East Walpole to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Massachusetts

About Norfolk County

About Massachusetts

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for East Walpole. 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around East Walpole - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (774) is an overlay for area code (508).
<4>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 Walpole). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether East Walpole or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- East Walpole) 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 Walpole. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from East WalpoleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in East Walpole. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.1615, Longitude: -71.2101    






















 

 

 

 

 


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