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Smiths Ferry, Massachusetts
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The location of Smiths Ferry

Welcome to Smiths Ferry ...

Smiths Ferry is located in Hampden County.

The location of Smiths Ferry has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for Smiths Ferry: Smiths Fry. (or less commonly used: Smiths Frry.)

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Smiths Ferry for more information about variations on the name of Smiths Ferry.

Smiths Ferry is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Smiths Ferry lies within the (413) area code.

Communities near Smiths Ferry ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Enfield (CT)   [Map]   44,585   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Agawam   [Map]   28,849   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Amherst   [Map]   40,046   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Chicopee   [Map]   55,515   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Holyoke   [Map]   40,341   S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Ludlow   [Map]   21,502   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Smiths Ferry.

Communities Also Named Smiths Ferry ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Massachusetts communities named Smiths Ferry: This one is located in Hampden County and the other is located in Hampshire County.

Beyond Massachusetts, there are 12 communities that are also named Smiths Ferry - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, California, Idaho, Kansas, Mississippi, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas and Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Smiths Ferry. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Smiths Ferry. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Smiths Ferry.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Smiths Ferry:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Smiths Ferry ...

Looking for more information about Smiths Ferry? 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.

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Smiths Ferry - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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- Smiths Ferry) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Smiths Ferry. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.2584, Longitude: -72.6143     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Smiths Ferry have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Smiths Ferry.

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