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Welcome to South Easton ...

South Easton is located in Bristol County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for South Easton: S. Easton

South Easton is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for South Easton: (508) and (774)<4>

The ZIP code for South Easton: 02375<5>

Communities Also Named South Easton ...

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

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

Communities near South Easton ...

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

  • Brockton [Plymouth County]
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    • Brockton [Plymouth County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<6> to the northeast of South 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 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the north of South Easton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 94,421 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quincy
  • Pawtucket [Providence County]
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    • Pawtucket [Providence County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of South Easton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 71,710 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pawtucket
  • Brookline [Norfolk County]
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    • Brookline [Norfolk County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of South Easton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 59,022 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Weymouth [Norfolk County]
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      • Weymouth [Norfolk County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northeast of South Easton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 58,104 people
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    • Taunton [Bristol County]
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      • Taunton [Bristol County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the south of South 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 South 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 north of South Easton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 37,074 people
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    • Cumberland [Providence County]
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      • Cumberland [Providence County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the west of South Easton
      • 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cumberland
    • Franklin [Norfolk County]
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      • Franklin [Norfolk County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the west of South Easton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,711 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 South Easton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for South Easton.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for South Easton ...

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

Adding South Easton to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for South 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 South 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 South Easton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether South Easton 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 '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- South Easton) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for South Easton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from South EastonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Easton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.0473, Longitude: -71.0814       In this case, the coordinates for South Easton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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