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Welcome to North Billerica ...

North Billerica is located in Middlesex County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for North Billerica: N. Billerica

North Billerica is 130 feet [40 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for North Billerica: (978) & (351)<3>

The ZIP code for North Billerica: 01862<4>

Communities near North Billerica ...

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

  • Boston [Suffolk County]
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    • Boston [Suffolk County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of North Billerica
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 691,531 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boston
  • Cambridge [Middlesex County]
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    • Cambridge [Middlesex County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of North Billerica
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 119,192 people
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  • Lowell [Middlesex County]
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    • Lowell [Middlesex County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the north of North Billerica
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 110,904 people
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  • Lynn [Essex County]
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    • Lynn [Essex County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of North Billerica
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 94,539 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Nashua [Hillsborough County]
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      • Nashua [Hillsborough County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of North Billerica
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 89,167 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nashua<6>
    • Newton [Middlesex County]
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      • Newton [Middlesex County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of North Billerica
      • 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 southeast of North Billerica
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 80,935 people
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    • Lawrence [Essex County]
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      • Lawrence [Essex County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of North Billerica
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 80,007 people
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    • Haverhill [Essex County]
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      • Haverhill [Essex County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of North Billerica
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 64,098 people
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    • Waltham [Middlesex County]
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      • Waltham [Middlesex County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of North Billerica
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 62,069 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 North Billerica. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for North Billerica.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for North Billerica ...

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

Adding North Billerica to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for North Billerica. 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 Middlesex, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around North Billerica - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (351) is an overlay for area code (978).
<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 North Billerica). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether North Billerica 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 from Point A (ie- North Billerica) 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 North Billerica. 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 North BillericaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in North Billerica. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.5833, Longitude: -71.2849    
<6>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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