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Welcome to North Easton ...

North Easton is located in Bristol County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for North Easton: N. Easton

North Easton is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for North Easton: (508) and (774)<4>

The ZIP codes for North Easton: 02356-02357<5>

Communities Also Named North Easton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named North Easton - they are located in Maryland and New York.

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

Communities near North Easton ...

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

  • Brockton [Plymouth County]
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    • Brockton [Plymouth County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the east of North Easton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 95,770 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brockton
  • Quincy [Norfolk County]
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    • Quincy [Norfolk County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the north of North Easton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 94,421 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quincy
  • Newton [Middlesex County]
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    • Newton [Middlesex County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of North Easton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 87,803 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newton
  • Pawtucket [Providence County]
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    • Pawtucket [Providence County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of North Easton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 71,710 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pawtucket
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Brookline [Norfolk County]
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      • Brookline [Norfolk County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of North Easton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 59,022 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookline
    • Weymouth [Norfolk County]
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      • Weymouth [Norfolk County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northeast of North Easton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 58,104 people
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    • Taunton [Bristol County]
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      • Taunton [Bristol County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the south of North Easton
      • 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taunton
    • Attleboro [Bristol County]
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      • Attleboro [Bristol County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southwest of North Easton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 45,444 people
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    • Braintree [Norfolk County]
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      • Braintree [Norfolk County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northeast of North Easton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 37,074 people
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    • Natick [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Natick
      • Natick [Middlesex County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of North Easton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,766 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 Easton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for North Easton.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for North Easton ...

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

Adding North Easton to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for North Easton. 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 North Easton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (774) is an overlay for area code (508).
<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 North Easton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether North Easton or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for North Easton includes: 02356 & 02357.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- North Easton) 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 Easton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from North EastonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in North Easton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.0668, Longitude: -71.1037       In this case, the coordinates for North Easton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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