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Welcome to Adamsville ...

Adamsville is located in Newport County<1>.

Adamsville is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Adamsville is located in the (401) area code.

Websites for Adamsville ...

Junior League:   www.jlri.org/

Communities Also Named Adamsville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 34 communities that are also named Adamsville - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida (2), Georgia (4), Kansas, Massachusetts (2), Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, New Brunswick, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (3), Ontario (3), Pennsylvania (2), Quebec, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Adamsville ...

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

  • New Bedford [Bristol County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Bedford
    • New Bedford [Bristol County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Adamsville
    • Estimated population in 2018: 95,315 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Bedford
  • Fall River [Bristol County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fall River have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fall River
    • Fall River [Bristol County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Adamsville
    • Estimated population in 2018: 89,661 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fall River
  • Warwick [Kent County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warwick have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warwick
    • Warwick [Kent County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northwest of Adamsville
    • Estimated population in 2018: 80,847 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warwick
  • Dartmouth [Bristol County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dartmouth have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dartmouth
    • Dartmouth [Bristol County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Adamsville
    • Estimated population in 2018: 34,307 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dartmouth
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • North Kingstown [Washington County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Kingstown have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Kingstown
      • North Kingstown [Washington County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the west of Adamsville
      • Estimated population in 2018: 26,320 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Kingstown
    • Newport [Newport County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newport
      • Newport [Newport County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Adamsville
      • Estimated population in 2018: 24,590 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newport
    • Bristol [Bristol County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bristol have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bristol
      • Bristol [Bristol County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Adamsville
      • Estimated population in 2018: 22,131 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bristol
    • Somerset [Bristol County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Somerset have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Somerset
      • Somerset [Bristol County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the north of Adamsville
      • Estimated population in 2018: 18,181 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Somerset
    • Portsmouth [Newport County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Portsmouth have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Portsmouth
      • Portsmouth [Newport County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the west of Adamsville
      • Estimated population in 2018: 17,313 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portsmouth
    • Swansea [Bristol County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Swansea have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Swansea
      • Swansea [Bristol County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Adamsville
      • Estimated population in 2018: 16,705 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Swansea

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adamsville ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of the state's counties, including Newport, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Adamsville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Adamsville) 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 Adamsville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Adamsville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adamsville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.5542, Longitude: -71.1292    
<4>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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