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Adams Center, New York

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Welcome to Adams Center ...

Adams Center is located in Jefferson County.

A typical abbreviation for Adams Center: Adams Ctr. (or less commonly used: Adams Cen., Adams Cent. or Adams Cntr.)

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Adams Center for more information about variations on the name of Adams Center.

Adams Center is 630 feet [192 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

The area code for Adams Center: (315)

Communities near Adams Center ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Adams Center and not the distance if you drove it.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Brownville   [Map]   6,214   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Champion   [Map]   4,458   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Ellisburg   [Map]   3,436   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Hounsfield   [Map]   3,445   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Le Ray   [Map]   21,693   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Pamelia   [Map]   3,007   N   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Adams Center ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Adams Center - they are located in Massachusetts and Wisconsin.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Adams Center. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Adams Center. 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 Adams Center.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adams Center ...

Looking for more information about Adams Center? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Adams Center, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Adams Center.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Adams Center. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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About Jefferson County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Jefferson County: www.co.jefferson.ny.us/

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

Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Adams Center. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Adams Center) 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 Adams Center. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Adams Center

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adams Center. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.8601, Longitude: -76.0055     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Adams Center have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Adams Center.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Adams Center.