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Welcome to Lake Como ...

Lake Como is located in Putnam County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Lake Como: Lk. Como

Lake Como is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Lake Como: (386)

The ZIP code for Lake Como: 32157<3>

Adding Lake Como to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Lake Como on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Florida (1956).

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

Communities Also Named Lake Como ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Lake Como - they are located in Mississippi, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Lake Como ...

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

  • Palatka [Putnam County]
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    • Palatka [Putnam County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Lake Como
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,451 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palatka
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Palatka<5>
  • Bunnell [Flagler County]
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    • Bunnell [Flagler County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Lake Como
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,943 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bunnell<5>
  • Pierson [Volusia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pierson
    • Pierson [Volusia County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Lake Como
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,893 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pierson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pierson<5>
  • Crescent City [Putnam County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crescent City
    • Crescent City [Putnam County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Lake Como
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,535 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crescent City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crescent City<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Welaka [Putnam County]
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      • Welaka [Putnam County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Lake Como
      • Estimated population in 2019: 717 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Welaka
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Welaka<5>
    • Hastings [Saint Johns County]
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      • Hastings [Saint Johns County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Lake Como
      • Estimated population in 2018: 648 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hastings<5>
    • Crescent City Station [Putnam County]
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      • Crescent City Station [Putnam County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Lake Como
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crescent City Station have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crescent City Station
    • Satsuma [Putnam County]
    • Georgetown [Putnam County]
    • San Mateo [Putnam County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lake Como ...

Looking for more information about Lake Como? 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 Lake Como, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Lake Como.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Putnam County: www.putnam-fl.com/

The official website for State of Florida: www.myflorida.com/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Florida's counties, including Putnam, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lake Como - 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 Lake Como). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Lake Como 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Lake Como) 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 Lake Como. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lake ComoOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lake Como. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.4840, Longitude: -81.5727    
<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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