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New York Flat, California

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The location of New York Flat

Welcome to New York Flat ...

So far, we have found very little information about New York Flat. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added New York Flat to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with New York Flat, please Contact Us.

New York Flat would have been located within present day Yuba County.

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

A typical abbreviation for New York Flat: New York Flt.

While the community is gone, the present day location for New York Flat is 2,370 feet [722 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of New York Flat is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: The area where New York Flat was located is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

If New York Flat still existed, it would have been in the (530) area code.

Communities near New York Flat ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from New York Flat and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Bangor   [Map]   ---   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Clipper Mills   [Map]   ---   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Dobbins   [Map]   ---   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Feather Falls   [Map]   ---   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Lumpkin - Historic   [Map]   ---   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Oregon House   [Map]   ---   S   10 miles [16.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for New York Flat.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around New York Flat. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of New York Flat. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around New York Flat.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for New York Flat:

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of California

About Yuba County

About California

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Yuba County:

The official website for State of California:

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about New York Flat, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<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.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around New York Flat - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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 drawn from Point A (ie- New York Flat) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in New York Flat. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4960, Longitude: -121.2789     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for New York Flat have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for New York Flat.

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