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Welcome to Averill Park ...

Averill Park is located in Rensselaer County<1>.

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

Averill Park is 780 feet [238 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Averill Park: (518)

Websites for Averill Park ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.renscochamber.com/

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

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

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

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

Communities near Averill Park ...

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

  • Albany [Albany County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Albany
    • Albany [Albany County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Averill Park
    • Estimated population in 2019: 96,460 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albany
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albany<5>
  • Colonie [Albany County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Colonie
    • Colonie [Albany County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Averill Park
    • Estimated population in 2019: 82,798 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Colonie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colonie
  • Troy [Rensselaer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Troy
    • Troy [Rensselaer County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Averill Park
    • Estimated population in 2019: 49,154 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troy<5>
  • Pittsfield [Berkshire County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pittsfield
    • Pittsfield [Berkshire County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Averill Park
    • Estimated population in 2019: 42,142 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pittsfield
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bethlehem [Albany County]
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      • Bethlehem [Albany County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Averill Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34,895 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethlehem have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethlehem
    • Halfmoon [Saratoga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Halfmoon
      • Halfmoon [Saratoga County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Averill Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 24,635 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Halfmoon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Halfmoon
    • Niskayuna [Schenectady County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Niskayuna
      • Niskayuna [Schenectady County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Averill Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 22,365 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Niskayuna have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Niskayuna
    • Cohoes [Albany County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cohoes
      • Cohoes [Albany County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Averill Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,687 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cohoes
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cohoes<5>
    • East Greenbush [Rensselaer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Greenbush
      • East Greenbush [Rensselaer County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the west of Averill Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,221 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Greenbush have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Greenbush
    • Schodack [Rensselaer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Schodack
      • Schodack [Rensselaer County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Averill Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,108 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Schodack have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Schodack

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Averill Park ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for New York

About Rensselaer County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Rensselaer County: www.rensco.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 Rensselaer, 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 Averill Park - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Averill Park) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Averill Park. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Averill Park

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Averill Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.6340, Longitude: -73.5537       In this case, the coordinates for Averill Park 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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