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Welcome to Burrillville ...

The Town of Burrillville is located in Providence County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Burrillville has a population of 16,803 people<3> (see below for details).

Burrillville is 580 feet [177 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Burrillville is located in the (401) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Burrillville had an population of 16,803 people. This is an increase of 5.31% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 6.38% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Burrillville had a population of 15,955 people. This makes Burrillville the county's 12th most populous community.

The population of Burrillville represents 1.52% of the total population of Rhode Island (which has 1,052,567 people), making it the state's 23rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 15,955 people, the population of Burrillville increased 1.01% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 15,796 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Burrillville.

Communities near Burrillville ...

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

  • Providence [Providence County]
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    • Providence [Providence County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Burrillville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 179,270 people
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  • Cranston [Providence County]
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    • Cranston [Providence County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Burrillville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 81,142 people
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  • Pawtucket [Providence County]
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    • Pawtucket [Providence County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Burrillville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 71,710 people
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  • East Providence [Providence County]
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    • East Providence [Providence County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Burrillville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 47,337 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Woonsocket [Providence County]
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      • Woonsocket [Providence County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Burrillville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 41,545 people
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    • Cumberland [Providence County]
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      • Cumberland [Providence County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Burrillville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,207 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cumberland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Coventry [Kent County]
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      • Coventry [Kent County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Burrillville
      • 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.
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    • Franklin [Norfolk County]
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      • Franklin [Norfolk County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Burrillville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,711 people
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    • North Providence [Providence County]
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      • North Providence [Providence County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Burrillville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 32,507 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Providence have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Johnston [Providence County]
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      • Johnston [Providence County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Burrillville
      • 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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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 Burrillville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Burrillville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Burrillville ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Burrillville. 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 Providence, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Burrillville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Burrillville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Burrillville) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Burrillville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BurrillvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Burrillville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9168, Longitude: -71.7162       In this case, the coordinates for Burrillville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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