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Welcome to Yates ...
While we don't have a date for the founding of Yates, you might consider that their post office opened in 1882.
Yates is 840 feet [256 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Yates lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Communities Also Named Yates ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 19 communities that are also named Yates - they are located in Alabama, Georgia, Kansas, Michigan (3), Montana (2), New Mexico, New York, North Carolina (2), Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas and West Virginia (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Yates.
Communities near Yates ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Yates.
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 Yates. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Yates.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Yates. 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 Yates.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Yates. See our Newspapers Page for Yates.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Yates ...
Looking for more information about Yates? 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 Yates, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Yates.
Adding Yates to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Yates in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Yates was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<5>
We also found Yates in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Yates.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified/updated: 21 Feb 2024