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Welcome to Furnace Village ...

Furnace Village is located in Bristol County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Furnace Village: Furnace Vlg. (in Canada, 'Vlge.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Furnace Village is 110 feet [34 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Furnace Village: (508) & (774)<4>

Communities Also Named Furnace Village ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Furnace Village - it's located in New York.

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

Communities near Furnace Village ...

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

  • Brockton [Plymouth County]
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    • Brockton [Plymouth County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Furnace Village
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 95,770 people
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  • Quincy [Norfolk County]
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    • Quincy [Norfolk County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Furnace Village
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 94,421 people
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  • Pawtucket [Providence County]
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    • Pawtucket [Providence County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Furnace Village
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 71,710 people
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  • Weymouth [Norfolk County]
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    • Weymouth [Norfolk County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Furnace Village
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 58,104 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Taunton [Bristol County]
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      • Taunton [Bristol County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Furnace Village
      • 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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    • East Providence [Providence County]
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      • East Providence [Providence County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Furnace Village
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 47,337 people
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    • Attleboro [Bristol County]
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      • Attleboro [Bristol County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Furnace Village
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 45,444 people
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    • Woonsocket [Providence County]
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      • Woonsocket [Providence County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Furnace Village
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 41,545 people
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    • Braintree [Norfolk County]
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      • Braintree [Norfolk County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Furnace Village
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 37,074 people
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    • Cumberland [Providence County]
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      • Cumberland [Providence County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Furnace Village
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,207 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cumberland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cumberland

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Furnace Village ...

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

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Furnace Village. 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 Bristol, 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 Furnace Village - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (774) is an overlay for area code (508).
<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- Furnace Village) 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 Furnace Village. 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 Furnace VillageOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Furnace Village. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.0245, Longitude: -71.1287       In this case, the coordinates for Furnace Village have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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