Wellfleet is in on and includes the village of South Wellfleet. Its name is believed to be derived from "whale fleet". A quaint rural feel exists to Wellfleet.
Photo: ToddC4176, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Historic site
The was an early lighthouse on . Photo: Dennis Jarvis, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Archaeological site
The is a historic archeological site in Wellfleet, Massachusetts.

is a beach in the in Wellfleet, Massachusetts. is situated 2½ miles east of Wellfleet.

The is a historic school building at 65 Old Paine Hollow Road in Wellfleet, Massachusetts. is situated 2½ miles southeast of Wellfleet. Photo: MattWade, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a town in on and includes the village of North . Photo: Nv8200pa, CC BY-SA 4.0.


41.9376° or 41° 56' 15.4" north
-70.0328° or 70° 1' 58.1" west
Open Location Code
United Nations Location Code
20 feet (6 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 158861209
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Catalan: Wellfleet
  • English: Wellfleet, Massachusetts
  • French: Wellfleet
  • Georgian: უელფლიტი
  • German: Wellfleet
  • Haitian; Haitian Creole: Wellfleet, Massachusetts
  • Italian: Wellfleet
  • Japanese: ウェルフリート
  • Kazakh: Уэллфлит
  • Kirghiz: Уэллфлит
  • Latin: Wellfleet (Massachusetta)
  • Latin: Wellfleet
  • Persian: ولفلیت، ماساچوست
  • Polish: Wellfleet
  • Portuguese: Wellfleet
  • Spanish: Wellfleet
  • Swedish: Wellfleet
  • Turkish: Wellfleet, Massachusetts
  • Ukrainian: Веллфліт
  • Volapük: Wellfleet
  • Welsh: Wellfleet, Massachusetts
  • Belinsgate
  • Billingsgate
  • North Wellfleet
  • Pamet
  • Pononakanet
  • Poole
  • Port aux Huitres
  • Saint Suzanne de Cap Blanc
  • Skeekeet
  • Willfleet

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