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Welcome to Five Corners ...

Five Corners is located in Plymouth County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Five Corners: Five Cors.

Five Corners is 70 feet [21 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Five Corners ...

While we believe that this Five Corners is located in Plymouth County, we know of another 3 Massachusetts communities named Five Corners. Those communities are located in the following counties: Bristol, Norfolk and Worcester County.

Beyond Massachusetts, there are 35 communities that are also named Five Corners - they are located in California, Idaho, Maine (3), Michigan, Minnesota, New Brunswick, New Hampshire (3), New Jersey, New York (7), Ohio (3), Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Washington (4) and Wisconsin (3).

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

Communities near Five Corners ...

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

  • New Bedford [Bristol County]
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    • New Bedford [Bristol County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Five Corners
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 95,517 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Bedford
  • Fall River [Bristol County]
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    • Fall River [Bristol County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Five Corners
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 89,792 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fall River have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fall River
  • Plymouth [Plymouth County]
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    • Plymouth [Plymouth County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Five Corners
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 62,654 people
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  • Taunton [Bristol County]
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    • Taunton [Bristol County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Five Corners
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 57,675 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taunton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Dartmouth [Bristol County]
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      • Dartmouth [Bristol County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Five Corners
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,926 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dartmouth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dartmouth
    • Falmouth [Barnstable County]
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      • Falmouth [Barnstable County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Five Corners
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 31,107 people
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    • Bridgewater [Plymouth County]
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      • Bridgewater [Plymouth County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Five Corners
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,689 people
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    • Middleborough [Plymouth County]
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      • Middleborough [Plymouth County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Five Corners
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,722 people
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    • Wareham [Plymouth County]
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      • Wareham [Plymouth County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southeast of Five Corners
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,778 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wareham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Sandwich [Barnstable County]
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      • Sandwich [Barnstable County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Five Corners
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,151 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sandwich have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandwich

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Massachusetts

About Plymouth County

About Massachusetts

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Five Corners. 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 Plymouth, 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 Five Corners - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Five Corners) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Five Corners. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.7998, Longitude: -70.7648       In this case, the coordinates for Five Corners have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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