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Welcome to Ward Hill ...

Ward Hill is located in Essex County<1>.

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

Ward Hill is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Ward Hill ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Ward Hill.

  • Lowell [Middlesex County]
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    • Lowell [Middlesex County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Ward Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 110,904 people
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  • Nashua [Hillsborough County]
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    • Nashua [Hillsborough County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Ward Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 89,167 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nashua
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nashua<5>
  • Lawrence [Essex County]
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    • Lawrence [Essex County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Ward Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 80,007 people
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  • Peabody [Essex County]
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    • Peabody [Essex County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Ward Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 53,063 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Methuen [Essex County]
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      • Methuen [Essex County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southwest of Ward Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 50,910 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Methuen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Methuen
    • Salem [Essex County]
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      • Salem [Essex County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Ward Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,581 people
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    • Billerica [Middlesex County]
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      • Billerica [Middlesex County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Ward Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,021 people
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    • Beverly [Essex County]
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      • Beverly [Essex County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Ward Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,242 people
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    • Woburn [Middlesex County]
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      • Woburn [Middlesex County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Ward Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 40,135 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woburn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Andover [Essex County]
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      • Andover [Essex County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Ward Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,554 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 Ward Hill. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ward Hill.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ward Hill ...

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

Adding Ward Hill to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Essex County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ward Hill. 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 Essex, 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 Ward Hill - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Ward Hill) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ward Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.7568, Longitude: -71.1037       In this case, the coordinates for Ward Hill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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