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Welcome to Peace Dale ...

Peace Dale is located in Washington County<1>.

Peace Dale is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Peace Dale is located in the (401) area code.

Websites for Peace Dale ...

Junior League:   www.jlri.org/

Communities near Peace Dale ...

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

  • Warwick [Kent County]
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    • Warwick [Kent County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the north of Peace Dale
    • 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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  • Coventry [Kent County]
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    • Coventry [Kent County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northwest of Peace Dale
    • 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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  • West Warwick [Kent County]
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    • West Warwick [Kent County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the north of Peace Dale
    • 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.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • North Kingstown [Washington County]
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    • North Kingstown [Washington County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of Peace Dale
    • 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.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Newport [Newport County]
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      • Newport [Newport County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the east of Peace Dale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,412 people
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    • Westerly [Washington County]
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      • Westerly [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the west of Peace Dale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,328 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westerly have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Portsmouth [Newport County]
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      • Portsmouth [Newport County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Peace Dale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,108 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Portsmouth have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Middletown [Newport County]
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      • Middletown [Newport County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the east of Peace Dale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,803 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middletown have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • East Greenwich [Kent County]
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      • East Greenwich [Kent County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Peace Dale
      • 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.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Hopkinton [Washington County]
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      • Hopkinton [Washington County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of Peace Dale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,095 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hopkinton 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 Peace Dale. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Peace Dale.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Peace Dale ...

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

Adding Peace Dale to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Washington County

About Rhode Island

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Peace Dale. 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Peace Dale - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Peace Dale) 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 Peace Dale. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Peace DaleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Peace Dale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4511, Longitude: -71.5002    
<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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