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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Hinsdale.

This page contains seven sections:

Around Hinsdale ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Worcester (MA). It is located about 50 miles [80 km] to the southeast of Hinsdale. Worcester (MA) has a population of 186,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Springfield (MA). It is located about 46 miles [74 km] to the south of Hinsdale and has a population of 155,000 people.

For comparison, Hinsdale has a population of 3,900 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Agawam (MA)   [Map]   28,849   S   49 miles [78.9 km]
Amherst (MA)   [Map]   40,046   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Chicopee (MA)   [Map]   55,515   S   44 miles [70.8 km]
Fitchburg (MA)   [Map]   40,793   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Holyoke (MA)   [Map]   40,341   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Leominster (MA)   [Map]   41,615   SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Ludlow (MA)   [Map]   21,502   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Northampton (MA)   [Map]   28,593   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Pittsfield (MA)   [Map]   42,591   SW   45 miles [72.4 km]
West Springfield (MA)   [Map]   28,704   S   47 miles [75.6 km]
Westfield (MA)   [Map]   41,700   S   46 miles [74 km]
Bedford   [Map]   22,458   E   50 miles [80.5 km]
Keene   [Map]   22,949   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Merrimack   [Map]   25,660   E   50 miles [80.5 km]
Nashua   [Map]   88,341   E   50 miles [80.5 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Bernardston (MA)   [Map]   2,111   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Leyden (MA)   [Map]   715   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Northfield (MA)   [Map]   2,988   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Warwick (MA)   [Map]   762   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Chesterfield   [Map]   3,566   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Swanzey   [Map]   7,144   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
West Swanzey   [Map]   ---   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Winchester   [Map]   4,182   E   5 miles [8 km]
Ames Hill (VT)   [Map]   ---   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Brattleboro (VT)   [Map]   11,487   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Brattleboro (VT)   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Fairview Village (VT)   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Guilford (VT)   [Map]   2,118   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Vernon (VT)   [Map]   2,201   SW   2 miles [3.2 km]
West Brattleboro (VT)   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]

For more communities neighboring Hinsdale, please visit our County-by-County Page for Hinsdale.

Cheshire County ...

Hinsdale is located in Cheshire County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Cheshire County: Franklin (MA), Worcester (MA), Hillsborough, Sullivan & Windham (VT).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Hinsdale ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Hinsdale.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hinsdale ...

Looking for more information about Hinsdale? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Hinsdale, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Hinsdale.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Hinsdale.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Hinsdale. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hinsdale. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights to see and places to visit:

For the State of New Hampshire

    New Hampshire Tourism
    Parks for New Hampshire

    Fishing in New Hampshire
    Hunting in New Hampshire

TripAdvisor Link for:

    New Hampshire Statewide Tourism
    Hinsdale Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for Hinsdale


National Park Service (NPS) sites in New Hampshire

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in New Hampshire

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in New Hampshire

Airports Near Hinsdale ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Hinsdale.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Turners Falls Airport   [Map]   0B5   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Dillant - Hopkins Airport(EEN/KEEN)   [Map]   EEN   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Orange Muni.(ICAO: KORE)   [Map]   ORE   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Jaffrey Airport(ICAO: KAFN)   [Map]   AFN   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Gardner Muni.   [Map]   GDM   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Northampton Airport   [Map]   7B2   SSW   32 miles [51.5 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would be a better fit to our travel plans.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Hinsdale.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Hinsdale. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Manchester Industrial Airpark (MHT/KMHT)   [Map]   MHT   E   54 miles [86.9 km]
Logan Intl. (BOS/KBOS)   [Map]   BOS   ESE   80 miles [128.7 km]
Burlington Intl. (BTV/KBTV)   [Map]   BTV   NNW   121 miles [194.7 km]
Portland Intl. Jetport Airport (PWM/KPWM)   [Map]   PWM   ENE   124 miles [199.6 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Orange Muni.(ICAO: KORE)   [Map]   ORE   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Westover Air Reserve Base (CEF/KCEF)   [Map]   CEF   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Worcester Rgnl. (ORH/KORH)   [Map]   ORH   SE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Rutland Southern Vermont Rgnl. (RUT/KRUT)   [Map]   RUT   NNW   56 miles [90.1 km]
Lebanon Muni. (LEB/KLEB)   [Map]   LEB   N   58 miles [93.3 km]
Laurence G Hanscom Fld. (BED/KBED)   [Map]   BED   ESE   64 miles [103 km]
Norwood Meml.(ICAO: KOWD)   [Map]   OWD   ESE   78 miles [125.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Turners Falls Airport   [Map]   0B5   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Dillant - Hopkins Airport(EEN/KEEN)   [Map]   EEN   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Jaffrey Airport(ICAO: KAFN)   [Map]   AFN   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Gardner Muni.   [Map]   GDM   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Northampton Airport   [Map]   7B2   SSW   32 miles [51.5 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Manchester Industrial Airpark   (MHT/KMHT)   [Map]
        Website for Manchester-Grenier Industrial Airpark
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Logan Intl.   (BOS/KBOS)   [Map]
        Website for Logan International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lebanon Muni.   (LEB/KLEB)   [Map]
        Website for Lebanon Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Laurence G Hanscom Fld.   (BED/KBED)   [Map]
        Website for Laurence G Hanscom Field
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Norwood Meml.   (ICAO: KOWD)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dillant - Hopkins Airport   (EEN/KEEN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Jaffrey Airport   (ICAO: KAFN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Harriman & West Airport   (ICAO: KAQW)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Burlington Intl.   (BTV/KBTV)   [Map]
        Website for Burlington International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Hartness State Airport   (ICAO: KVSF)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
William H. Morse State Airport   (ICAO: KDDH)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Fitchburg Muni.   (ICAO: KFIT)   [Map]
        Website for Fitchburg Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Barnes Muni.   (ICAO: KBAF)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Portland Intl. Jetport Airport   (PWM/KPWM)   [Map]
        Website for Portland International Jetport Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Barnstable Muni.   (HYA/KHYA)   [Map]
        Website for Barnstable Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl.   (YUL/CYUL)   [Map]
        Website for Montreal - Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Orange Muni.   (ICAO: KORE)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Westover Air Reserve Base   (CEF/KCEF)   [Map]
        Website for Westover Air Reserve Base / Metropolitan Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Worcester Rgnl.   (ORH/KORH)   [Map]
        Website for Worcester Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Rutland Southern Vermont Rgnl.   (RUT/KRUT)   [Map]
        Website for Rutland Southern Vermont Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for New Hampshire

About Cheshire County

About New Hampshire

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cheshire County: www.co.cheshire.nh.us/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hinsdale.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from Hinsdale. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hinsdale) 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 Hinsdale. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hinsdale

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hinsdale. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.7862, Longitude: -72.4865     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hinsdale have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Hinsdale), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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