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Welcome to Chepachet ...

Chepachet is located in Providence County<1>.

Chepachet is 420 feet [128 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Chepachet is located in the (401) area code.

Websites for Chepachet ...

Junior League:   www.jlri.org/

Communities Also Named Chepachet ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Chepachet - it's located in New York.

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

Communities near Chepachet ...

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

  • Providence [Providence County]
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    • Providence [Providence County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Chepachet
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 179,270 people
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  • Warwick [Kent County]
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    • Warwick [Kent County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southeast of Chepachet
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 81,189 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warwick have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Cranston [Providence County]
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    • Cranston [Providence County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Chepachet
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 81,142 people
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  • Pawtucket [Providence County]
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    • Pawtucket [Providence County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the east of Chepachet
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 71,710 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • East Providence [Providence County]
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      • East Providence [Providence County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Chepachet
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 47,337 people
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    • Woonsocket [Providence County]
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      • Woonsocket [Providence County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Chepachet
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 41,545 people
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    • Cumberland [Providence County]
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      • Cumberland [Providence County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the east of Chepachet
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,207 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cumberland have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Coventry [Kent County]
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      • Coventry [Kent County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the south of Chepachet
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,931 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coventry have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Franklin [Norfolk County]
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      • Franklin [Norfolk County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northeast of Chepachet
      • 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 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Chepachet
      • 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.<4> 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 Chepachet. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Chepachet.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chepachet ...

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

Adding Chepachet to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Rhode Island

About Providence County

About Rhode Island

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Chepachet. 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Chepachet - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Chepachet) 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 Chepachet. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ChepachetOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chepachet. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9153, Longitude: -71.6715    
<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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