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Welcome to Harvard Station ...

Harvard Station is located in Worcester County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Harvard Station: Harvard Sta. (in Canada, 'Stn.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Harvard Station is 290 feet [88 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Harvard Station ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Harvard Station.

  • Lowell [Middlesex County]
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    • Lowell [Middlesex County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Harvard Station
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 110,904 people
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  • Nashua [Hillsborough County]
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    • Nashua [Hillsborough County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Harvard Station
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 89,167 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nashua
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nashua<5>
  • Framingham [Middlesex County]
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    • Framingham [Middlesex County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Harvard Station
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 73,892 people
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  • Billerica [Middlesex County]
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    • Billerica [Middlesex County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Harvard Station
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,021 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Leominster [Worcester County]
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      • Leominster [Worcester County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Harvard Station
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 41,548 people
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    • Fitchburg [Worcester County]
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      • Fitchburg [Worcester County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Harvard Station
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 40,310 people
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    • Marlborough [Middlesex County]
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      • Marlborough [Middlesex County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Harvard Station
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,290 people
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    • Shrewsbury [Worcester County]
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      • Shrewsbury [Worcester County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Harvard Station
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 38,910 people
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    • Chelmsford [Middlesex County]
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      • Chelmsford [Middlesex County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Harvard Station
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,528 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chelmsford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Lexington [Middlesex County]
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      • Lexington [Middlesex County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Harvard Station
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,003 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 Harvard Station. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Harvard Station.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Harvard Station ...

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

Adding Harvard Station to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Harvard Station. 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 Worcester, 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 Harvard Station - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Harvard Station) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Harvard Station. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.5223, Longitude: -71.5995       In this case, the coordinates for Harvard Station have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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