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Welcome to Green Hill ...

Green Hill is located in Washington County<1>.

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

Green Hill is near sea level<3>.

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

Green Hill is located in the (401) area code.

Websites for Green Hill ...

Junior League:   www.jlri.org/

Communities Also Named Green Hill ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 31 communities that are also named Green Hill - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Georgia (2), Indiana, Kentucky (2), Maryland (2), Mississippi, New Brunswick, North Carolina (3), Ohio, Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina (5), Tennessee (3), Texas, Virginia (2) and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Green Hill ...

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

  • South Kingstown [Washington County]
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    • South Kingstown [Washington County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Green Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,454 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Kingstown
  • North Kingstown [Washington County]
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    • North Kingstown [Washington County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Green Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,278 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Kingstown 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 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Green Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,412 people
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  • Westerly [Washington County]
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    • Westerly [Washington County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Green Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,328 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westerly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Stonington [New London County]
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      • Stonington [New London County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Green Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,566 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stonington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Middletown [Newport County]
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      • Middletown [Newport County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Green Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,803 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middletown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Narragansett [Washington County]
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      • Narragansett [Washington County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Green Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,309 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Narragansett have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • East Greenwich [Kent County]
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      • East Greenwich [Kent County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Green Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,141 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Greenwich have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Hopkinton [Washington County]
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      • Hopkinton [Washington County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Green Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,095 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hopkinton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Richmond [Washington County]
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      • Richmond [Washington County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Green Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,886 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Richmond 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 Green Hill. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Green Hill.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Green Hill ...

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

Adding Green Hill to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Green Hill. 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 Green Hill - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Green Hill) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Green Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3679, Longitude: -71.5948       In this case, the coordinates for Green Hill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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