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Welcome to Raynham Center ...

Raynham Center is located in Bristol County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Raynham Center: Raynham Ctr. (or less commonly used: Raynham Cen., Raynham Cent. or Raynham Cntr.)

Raynham Center is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Raynham Center: (508) and (774)<4>

The ZIP code for Raynham Center: 02768<5>

Communities near Raynham Center ...

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

  • Providence [Providence County]
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    • Providence [Providence County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the west of Raynham Center
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 179,270 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Providence
  • Brockton [Plymouth County]
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    • Brockton [Plymouth County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the north of Raynham Center
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 95,770 people
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  • Fall River [Bristol County]
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    • Fall River [Bristol County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the south of Raynham Center
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 89,792 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fall River have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Pawtucket [Providence County]
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    • Pawtucket [Providence County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of Raynham Center
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 71,710 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Plymouth [Plymouth County]
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      • Plymouth [Plymouth County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the east of Raynham Center
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 62,654 people
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    • East Providence [Providence County]
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      • East Providence [Providence County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Raynham Center
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 47,337 people
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    • Attleboro [Bristol County]
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      • Attleboro [Bristol County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the west of Raynham Center
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 45,444 people
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    • Cumberland [Providence County]
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      • Cumberland [Providence County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the west of Raynham Center
      • 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.
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    • Randolph [Norfolk County]
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      • Randolph [Norfolk County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the north of Raynham Center
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34,362 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Randolph have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • North Attleboro [Bristol County]
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      • North Attleboro [Bristol County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the west of Raynham Center
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,470 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Attleboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Attleboro

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Raynham Center ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Massachusetts

About Bristol County

About Massachusetts

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Raynham Center. 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 Raynham Center - 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 Raynham Center). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Raynham Center 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Raynham Center) 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 Raynham Center. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Raynham CenterOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Raynham Center. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9237, Longitude: -71.0523       In this case, the coordinates for Raynham Center have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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