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Welcome to Cavendish ...

Cavendish is located in Windsor County<1>.

Cavendish is 900 feet [274 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Cavendish is within the boundaries of the (802) area code.

The ZIP code for Cavendish: 05142<3>

Communities Also Named Cavendish ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Cavendish - they are located in Alberta, Idaho, Missouri, Newfoundland and Labrador and Prince Edward Island.

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

Communities near Cavendish ...

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

  • Claremont
  • Springfield
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    • Springfield lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Cavendish.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,875 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Springfield have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springfield
  • Charlestown
  • Rockingham
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    • Rockingham lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Cavendish.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,986 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockingham have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockingham
  • Hartland
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    • Hartland lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Cavendish.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,513 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hartland have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartland
  • Windsor
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    • Windsor lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Cavendish.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,284 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Windsor have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windsor
  • Chester
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    • Chester lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Cavendish.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,018 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chester have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chester
  • Bellows Falls
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    • Bellows Falls lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Cavendish.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,967 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bellows Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellows Falls
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellows Falls<5>
  • Woodstock
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    • Woodstock lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Cavendish.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,911 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodstock have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Weathersfield
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    • Weathersfield lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Cavendish.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,727 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weathersfield have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weathersfield

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 Cavendish. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Cavendish.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cavendish ...

Looking for more information about Cavendish? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Cavendish, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Cavendish.

Adding Cavendish to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Cavendish 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 Cavendish was in the U.S. Post Offices (Jan. 1851).

We also found Cavendish in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Cavendish. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Vermont: https://www.vermont.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Vermont's counties, including Windsor, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cavendish - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Cavendish). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Cavendish or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>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 from Point A (ie- Cavendish) 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 Cavendish. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CavendishOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cavendish. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.3826, Longitude: -72.6071    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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