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Welcome to Amawalk ...

Amawalk is located in Westchester County<1>.

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

Amawalk is 410 feet [125 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Websites for Amawalk ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.westchester.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Amawalk, the following might be of interest:

Adding Amawalk 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 Amawalk 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 Amawalk elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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

Communities near Amawalk ...

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

  • Stamford [Fairfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stamford
    • Stamford [Fairfield County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Amawalk
    • Estimated population in 2019: 129,638 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stamford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stamford<5>
  • Stamford [Fairfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stamford
    • Stamford [Fairfield County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Amawalk
    • Estimated population in 2019: 129,638 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stamford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stamford
  • Greenburgh [Westchester County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenburgh
    • Greenburgh [Westchester County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Amawalk
    • Estimated population in 2019: 90,989 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenburgh have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenburgh
  • Clarkstown [Rockland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarkstown
    • Clarkstown [Rockland County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Amawalk
    • Estimated population in 2019: 86,237 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarkstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarkstown
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Danbury [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Danbury
      • Danbury [Fairfield County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Amawalk
      • Estimated population in 2019: 84,694 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Danbury
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Danbury<5>
    • Danbury [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Danbury
      • Danbury [Fairfield County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Amawalk
      • Estimated population in 2019: 84,694 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Danbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Danbury
    • Greenwich [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenwich
      • Greenwich [Fairfield County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Amawalk
      • Estimated population in 2019: 62,840 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenwich have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenwich
    • White Plains [Westchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Plains
      • White Plains [Westchester County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Amawalk
      • Estimated population in 2019: 58,109 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Plains
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Plains<5>
    • Orangetown [Rockland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orangetown
      • Orangetown [Rockland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Amawalk
      • Estimated population in 2019: 49,833 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orangetown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orangetown
    • Rye [Westchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rye
      • Rye [Westchester County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Amawalk
      • Estimated population in 2019: 46,425 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rye have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rye

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amawalk ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Westchester County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Westchester County: www.westchestergov.com/

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 Westchester, 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 Amawalk - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Amawalk) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amawalk. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.2884, Longitude: -73.7662       In this case, the coordinates for Amawalk 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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