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Welcome to Amboy ...

Amboy is located in Onondaga County<1>.

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

Amboy is 400 feet [122 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Amboy is located in the (315) area code.

Communities Also Named Amboy ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Amboy - they are located in Arkansas, California, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota (2), Nebraska, North Carolina, Ohio, South Dakota, Washington and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Amboy ...

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

  • Syracuse [Onondaga County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Syracuse
    • Syracuse [Onondaga County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Amboy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 142,327 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Syracuse
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Syracuse<5>
  • Clay [Onondaga County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clay have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clay
    • Clay [Onondaga County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Amboy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 59,250 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clay
  • Salina [Onondaga County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Salina have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salina
    • Salina [Onondaga County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Amboy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 32,232 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salina
  • Manlius [Onondaga County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manlius have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manlius
    • Manlius [Onondaga County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Amboy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 31,653 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manlius
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cicero [Onondaga County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cicero have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cicero
      • Cicero [Onondaga County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Amboy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 30,721 people
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    • Auburn [Cayuga County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Auburn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Auburn
      • Auburn [Cayuga County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Amboy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 26,173 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Auburn
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Auburn<5>
    • De Witt [Onondaga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for De Witt
      • De Witt [Onondaga County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Amboy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 25,041 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on De Witt
    • Lysander [Onondaga County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lysander have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lysander
      • Lysander [Onondaga County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Amboy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 22,896 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lysander
    • Onondaga [Onondaga County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Onondaga have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Onondaga
      • Onondaga [Onondaga County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Amboy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 22,400 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Onondaga
    • Sullivan [Madison County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sullivan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sullivan
      • Sullivan [Madison County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Amboy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15,139 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sullivan

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amboy ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Onondaga County: www.ongov.net/

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 Onondaga, 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 Amboy - 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- Amboy) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amboy. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.0695, Longitude: -76.2724       In this case, the coordinates for Amboy 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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