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Welcome to Bliss ...

Bliss is located in Wyoming County<1>.

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

Bliss is 1,740 feet [530 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Bliss is within the (585) area code.

Communities Also Named Bliss ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 15 communities that are also named Bliss - they are located in Arkansas, California, Georgia, Idaho, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada (2), North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Bliss ...

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

  • Attica [Wyoming County]
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    • Attica [Wyoming County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Bliss
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,852 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Attica have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Attica
  • Warsaw [Wyoming County]
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    • Warsaw [Wyoming County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Bliss
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,698 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warsaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warsaw
  • Perry [Wyoming County]
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    • Perry [Wyoming County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Bliss
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,351 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perry
  • Mount Morris [Livingston County]
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    • Mount Morris [Livingston County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Bliss
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,144 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Morris have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Arcade [Wyoming County]
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      • Arcade [Wyoming County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the west of Bliss
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,059 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arcade have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Yorkshire [Cattaraugus County]
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      • Yorkshire [Cattaraugus County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Bliss
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,672 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Yorkshire have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Perry [Wyoming County]
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      • Perry [Wyoming County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Bliss
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,457 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Perry<5>
    • Holland [Erie County]
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      • Holland [Erie County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Bliss
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,331 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holland
    • Bennington [Wyoming County]
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      • Bennington [Wyoming County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Bliss
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,190 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bennington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bennington
    • Warsaw [Wyoming County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warsaw
      • Warsaw [Wyoming County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Bliss
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,169 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warsaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warsaw
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warsaw<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bliss ...

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

Adding Bliss to Our Gazetteer ...

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

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Bliss was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Bliss on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New York (1897).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Wyoming, 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 Bliss - 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 from Point A (ie- Bliss) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bliss. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.5770, Longitude: -78.2528       In this case, the coordinates for Bliss 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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