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The location of Oswego









Welcome to Oswego ...

Oswego is located in Kosciusko County.

The location of Oswego has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Oswego is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Oswego (for example, toward Hamlet), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Communities near Oswego ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Oswego and not the distance if you are driving.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Albion   [Map]   2,327   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Bourbon   [Map]   1,767   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Columbia City   [Map]   9,044   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Goshen   [Map]   33,220   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Ligonier   [Map]   4,372   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Nappanee   [Map]   6,839   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Oswego ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Oswego - they are located in Idaho, Illinois, Kansas, Mississippi, Montana (2), New York, North Carolina, Oregon (3), South Carolina and Tennessee.

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

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 Oswego. 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 Oswego. 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 Oswego.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Oswego:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Oswego ...

Looking for more information about Oswego? 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.

Looking for more information about Oswego? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Oswego, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Oswego.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Indiana

About Kosciusko County

About Indiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Kosciusko County: www.kcgov.com/

The official website for State of Indiana: https://www.in.gov

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Oswego - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Oswego) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oswego. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3203, Longitude: -85.7872     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Oswego have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Oswego.

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