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Abbott Run, Rhode Island

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Welcome to Abbott Run ...

Abbott Run is located in Providence County.

Abbott Run is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Abbott Run lies within the (401) area code.

Communities near Abbott Run ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Abbott Run and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Attleboro (MA)   [Map]   44,434   E   5 miles [8 km]
Franklin (MA)   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Taunton (MA)   [Map]   56,843   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Cranston   [Map]   81,034   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
East Providence   [Map]   47,337   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
North Providence   [Map]   32,494   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Abbott Run. We make it easy 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 Abbott Run. 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 Abbott Run.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Abbott Run:

Websites for Abbott Run ...

Junior League:   www.jlri.org/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Abbott Run ...

Looking for more information about Abbott Run? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Abbott Run? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Abbott Run, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Abbott Run.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Abbott Run. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Rhode Island: www.ri.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Abbott Run - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in Abbott Run. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Abbott Run) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Abbott Run. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9554, Longitude: -71.3889     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Abbott Run have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Abbott Run.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Abbott Run.