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Welcome to Adams Basin ...

Adams Basin is located in Monroe County<1>.

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

Adams Basin is 500 feet [152 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Adams Basin: (585)

Adding Adams Basin to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Adams Basin in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Adams Basin elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Adams Basin on a Rand McNally Map of New York (1897).

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

Communities near Adams Basin ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Adams Basin.

  • Rochester [Monroe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rochester
    • Rochester [Monroe County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Adams Basin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 205,695 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rochester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rochester<5>
  • Greece [Monroe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greece
    • Greece [Monroe County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Adams Basin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 95,499 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greece have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greece
  • Irondequoit [Monroe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Irondequoit
    • Irondequoit [Monroe County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Adams Basin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 50,055 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Irondequoit have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Irondequoit
  • Henrietta [Monroe County]
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    • Henrietta [Monroe County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Adams Basin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 43,426 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Henrietta have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Henrietta
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Brighton [Monroe County]
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      • Brighton [Monroe County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Adams Basin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 35,928 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brighton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brighton
    • Pittsford [Monroe County]
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      • Pittsford [Monroe County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Adams Basin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 29,377 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pittsford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pittsford
    • Chili [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chili
      • Chili [Monroe County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Adams Basin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 28,527 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chili have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chili
    • Gates [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gates
      • Gates [Monroe County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Adams Basin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 28,251 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gates
    • Ogden [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ogden
      • Ogden [Monroe County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southeast of Adams Basin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 20,531 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ogden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ogden
    • Parma [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parma
      • Parma [Monroe County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Adams Basin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15,726 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parma have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parma

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adams Basin ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for New York

About Monroe County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Monroe County: www.monroecounty.gov/

The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New York's counties, including Monroe, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Adams Basin - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Adams Basin) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adams Basin. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.1976, Longitude: -77.8539       In this case, the coordinates for Adams Basin have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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