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Welcome to Atlantic ...

Atlantic is located in Rockingham County<1>.

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

Atlantic is 70 feet [21 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Atlantic: (603)

Communities Also Named Atlantic ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 21 communities that are also named Atlantic - they are located in Colorado, Iowa, Maine, Massachusetts (4), Michigan, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Pennsylvania (5), Virginia (2) and West Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Atlantic ...

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

  • Lawrence [Essex County]
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    • Lawrence [Essex County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Atlantic
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 80,007 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lawrence
  • Haverhill [Essex County]
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    • Haverhill [Essex County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Atlantic
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 64,098 people
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  • Methuen [Essex County]
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    • Methuen [Essex County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Atlantic
    • 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
  • North Andover [Essex County]
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    • North Andover [Essex County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Atlantic
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 31,460 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Andover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Andover
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Salem [Rockingham County]
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      • Salem [Rockingham County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Atlantic
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,641 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salem
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salem<5>
    • Gloucester [Essex County]
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      • Gloucester [Essex County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Atlantic
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,539 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gloucester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gloucester
    • Portsmouth [Rockingham County]
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      • Portsmouth [Rockingham County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Atlantic
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,557 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portsmouth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Portsmouth<5>
    • Newburyport [Essex County]
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      • Newburyport [Essex County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Atlantic
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,495 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newburyport
    • Amesbury [Essex County]
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      • Amesbury [Essex County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the west of Atlantic
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,537 people
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    • Durham [Strafford County]
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      • Durham [Strafford County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Atlantic
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,441 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Durham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Durham
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Durham<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atlantic ...

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

Adding Atlantic to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Atlantic 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 Atlantic was on a map titled Map of New Hampshire (from Rand McNally, 1912).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of New Hampshire

About Rockingham County

About New Hampshire

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Atlantic. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Rockingham County: www.co.rockingham.nh.us/

The official website for State of New Hampshire: https://www.nh.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New Hampshire's counties, including Rockingham, 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 Atlantic - 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 from Point A (ie- Atlantic) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atlantic. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.8712, Longitude: -70.8612       In this case, the coordinates for Atlantic 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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