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Welcome to Belleville ...

Belleville is located in Washington County<1>.

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

Belleville is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Belleville: (401)

Websites for Belleville ...

Junior League:   www.jlri.org/

Communities Also Named Belleville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 32 communities that are also named Belleville - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California (2), Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (3), Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri (3), Nevada (2), New Brunswick, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Belleville ...

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

  • Providence [Providence County]
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    • Providence [Providence County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Belleville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 179,270 people
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  • Warwick [Kent County]
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    • Warwick [Kent County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Belleville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 81,189 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warwick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warwick
  • Cranston [Providence County]
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    • Cranston [Providence County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Belleville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 81,142 people
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  • East Providence [Providence County]
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    • East Providence [Providence County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Belleville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 47,337 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Coventry [Kent County]
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      • Coventry [Kent County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Belleville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,931 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coventry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coventry
    • South Kingstown [Washington County]
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      • South Kingstown [Washington County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Belleville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,454 people
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    • Johnston [Providence County]
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      • Johnston [Providence County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Belleville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,366 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Johnston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • West Warwick [Kent County]
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      • West Warwick [Kent County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Belleville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,967 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Warwick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Newport [Newport County]
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      • Newport [Newport County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Belleville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,412 people
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    • Bristol [Bristol County]
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      • Bristol [Bristol County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Belleville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,866 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bristol have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bristol

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Belleville ...

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

Adding Belleville to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Belleville on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Rhode Island (1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Rhode Island

About Washington County

About Rhode Island

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Belleville. 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 Washington, 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 Belleville - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Belleville) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Belleville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.5540, Longitude: -71.4687       In this case, the coordinates for Belleville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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