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Welcome to Happy Hollow ...

Happy Hollow is located in Providence County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Happy Hollow: Happy Holw. (or less commonly used: Happy Hlw. or Happy Hllw.)

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

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

The area code for Happy Hollow: (401)

Websites for Happy Hollow ...

Junior League:   www.jlri.org/

Communities Also Named Happy Hollow ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Happy Hollow - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, Georgia (2), Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, Montana, Ohio (2), Ontario, Oregon and Texas.

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

Communities near Happy Hollow ...

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

  • Providence
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    • Providence lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Happy Hollow.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 179,270 people
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  • Fall River
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    • Fall River lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Happy Hollow.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 89,792 people
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  • Warwick
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    • Warwick lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Happy Hollow.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 81,189 people
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  • Cranston
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    • Cranston lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Happy Hollow.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 81,142 people
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  • Taunton
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    • Taunton lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Happy Hollow.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 57,675 people
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  • East Providence
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    • East Providence lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Happy Hollow.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 47,337 people
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  • Attleboro
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    • Attleboro lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Happy Hollow.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 45,444 people
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  • Woonsocket
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    • Woonsocket lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Happy Hollow.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 41,545 people
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  • Cumberland
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    • Cumberland lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Happy Hollow.
    • 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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  • Franklin
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    • Franklin lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Happy Hollow.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,711 people
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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 Happy Hollow. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Happy Hollow.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Happy Hollow ...

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

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Happy Hollow. 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Happy Hollow - 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 from Point A (ie- Happy Hollow) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Happy Hollow. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9037, Longitude: -71.3887       In this case, the coordinates for Happy Hollow have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).




 

 

 

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