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The location of Abertown









Welcome to Abertown ...

Abertown is located in Sussex County.

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

Abertown is 800 feet [244 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Abertown: (973) and (862)<3>

Communities near Abertown ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Abertown and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Newton   [Map]   7,860   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Deerpark (NY)   [Map]   7,778   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Greenville (NY)   [Map]   4,710   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Lumberland (NY)   [Map]   2,397   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Minisink (NY)   [Map]   4,509   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Mount Hope (NY)   [Map]   6,985   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

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 Abertown. 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 Abertown. 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 Abertown.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Abertown ...

Looking for more information about Abertown? 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 Abertown? 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 Abertown, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Abertown.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for New Jersey

About Sussex County

About New Jersey

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Sussex County: www.sussex.nj.us/

The official website for State of New Jersey: https://www.state.nj.us/

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 Abertown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (862) is an overlay for area code (973).

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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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Abertown) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Abertown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.2509, Longitude: -74.7846     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Abertown 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 Abertown.

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