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Welcome to Minot ...

Minot is located in Plymouth County<1>.

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

Minot is near sea level<3>.

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

Area codes for Minot: (781) & (339)<4>

The ZIP code for Minot: 02055<5>

Communities Also Named Minot ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Minot - they are located in Maine, Mississippi, Montana and North Dakota.

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

Communities near Minot ...

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

  • Boston [Suffolk County]
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    • Boston [Suffolk County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northwest of Minot
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 691,531 people
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  • Brockton [Plymouth County]
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    • Brockton [Plymouth County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Minot
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 95,770 people
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  • Lynn [Essex County]
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    • Lynn [Essex County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Minot
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 94,539 people
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  • Quincy [Norfolk County]
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    • Quincy [Norfolk County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the west of Minot
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 94,421 people
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    • Somerville [Middlesex County]
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      • Somerville [Middlesex County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Minot
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 80,935 people
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    • Brookline [Norfolk County]
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      • Brookline [Norfolk County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the west of Minot
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 59,022 people
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    • Weymouth [Norfolk County]
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      • Weymouth [Norfolk County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the west of Minot
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 58,104 people
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    • Revere [Suffolk County]
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      • Revere [Suffolk County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northwest of Minot
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 52,375 people
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    • Everett [Middlesex County]
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      • Everett [Middlesex County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Minot
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 46,107 people
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    • Chelsea [Suffolk County]
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      • Chelsea [Suffolk County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northwest of Minot
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,230 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 Minot. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Minot.

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

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

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Minot. 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 Minot - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (339) is an overlay for area code (781).
<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 Minot). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Minot 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Minot) 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 Minot. 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 MinotOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Minot. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.2404, Longitude: -70.7620       In this case, the coordinates for Minot have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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