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 The location of North Uxbridge 

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Around North Uxbridge ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Boston. It is located about 36 miles [57 km] to the northeast of North Uxbridge. Boston has a population of 646,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Worcester. It is located about 15 miles [24 km] to the northwest of North Uxbridge and has a population of 183,000 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from North Uxbridge and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2013
Population
DirectionDistance
Brockton   [Map]     94,089   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Cambridge   [Map]     107,289   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Fall River   [Map]     88,697   SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Lawrence   [Map]     77,657   NE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Lowell   [Map]     108,861   NE   41 miles [66 km]
Lynn   [Map]     91,589   NE   43 miles [69.2 km]
New Bedford   [Map]     95,078   SE   46 miles [74 km]
Newton   [Map]     87,971   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Quincy   [Map]     93,494   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Somerville   [Map]     78,804   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Springfield   [Map]     153,703   W   46 miles [74 km]
Nashua (NH)   [Map]     87,137   N   46 miles [74 km]
Cranston (RI)   [Map]     80,566   S   23 miles [37 km]
Providence (RI)   [Map]     177,994   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Warwick (RI)   [Map]     81,971   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2013
Population
DirectionDistance
Blackstone   [Map]     9,079   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Douglas   [Map]     8,624   SW   5 miles [8 km]
East Douglas   [Map]     ---   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
Hopedale   [Map]     5,954   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Linwood   [Map]     ---   N   Less than 2 miles
Mendon   [Map]     5,904   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Milford   [Map]     28,288   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Millville   [Map]     3,210   SE   5 miles [8 km]
New Village   [Map]     ---   NW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Northbridge   [Map]     16,103   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Sutton   [Map]     9,133   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Upton   [Map]     7,668   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Uxbridge   [Map]     13,647   SE   Less than 2 miles
White City   [Map]     ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Whitinsville   [Map]     ---   NW   2 miles [3.2 km]

For more communities neighboring North Uxbridge, please visit our County-by-County Page for North Uxbridge.

Worcester County ...

North Uxbridge is located in Worcester County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Worcester County: Tolland (CT), Windham (CT), Franklin, Hampden, Hampshire, Middlesex, Norfolk, Cheshire (NH), Hillsborough (NH) & Providence (RI).

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) North Uxbridge. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

If you haven't already, you should also register your business through the Bing Business Portal.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have two new sections that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for North Uxbridge.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around North Uxbridge. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see a Google satellite image of the cemetery.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of North Uxbridge. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

Airports Near North Uxbridge ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to North Uxbridge.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<4>  Location  NFDC<5>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Marlboro Airport   [Map]     Marlboro  9B1   NNE   18 miles [29 km]
Toutant Airport   [Map]     Putnam (CT)  C44   WSW   23 miles [37 km]
Windham Airport(ICAO: KIJD)   [Map]     Willimantic (CT)  IJD   SW   36 miles [57.9 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would be a better fit to our travel plans.<6> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to North Uxbridge.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from North Uxbridge. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  Location  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Bradley Intl. (BDL/KBDL)   [Map]     Windsor Locks (CT)  BDL   W   54 miles [86.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)     Location  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Marlboro Airport   [Map]     Marlboro  9B1   NNE   18 miles [29 km]
Toutant Airport   [Map]     Putnam (CT)  C44   WSW   23 miles [37 km]
Windham Airport(ICAO: KIJD)   [Map]     Willimantic (CT)  IJD   SW   36 miles [57.9 km]

Detailed Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Bradley Intl. (BDL/KBDL)
  AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Windham Airport(ICAO: KIJD)
  AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for North Uxbridge.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from North Uxbridge. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, private property - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- North Uxbridge) 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 North Uxbridge. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from North Uxbridge

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<3>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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<4>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<5>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to North Uxbridge), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for North Uxbridge.



 
 
 

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