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Welcome to Branchport ...

Branchport is located in Yates County<1>.

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

Branchport is 740 feet [226 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Websites for Branchport ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.yatesny.com/

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

Communities Also Named Branchport ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Branchport - they are located in Kansas and New Jersey.

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

Communities near Branchport ...

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

  • Canandaigua [Ontario County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Canandaigua
    • Canandaigua [Ontario County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Branchport
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,373 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Canandaigua have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canandaigua
  • Milo [Yates County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milo
    • Milo [Yates County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Branchport
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,841 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milo
  • Bath [Steuben County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bath
    • Bath [Steuben County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Branchport
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,407 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bath
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bath<5>
  • Penn Yan [Yates County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Penn Yan
    • Penn Yan [Yates County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Branchport
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,948 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Penn Yan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Penn Yan<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Gorham [Ontario County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gorham
      • Gorham [Ontario County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Branchport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,226 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gorham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gorham
    • Romulus [Seneca County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Romulus
      • Romulus [Seneca County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Branchport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,169 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Romulus have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Romulus
    • Starkey [Yates County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Starkey
      • Starkey [Yates County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Branchport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,473 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Starkey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Starkey
    • Geneva [Ontario County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Geneva
      • Geneva [Ontario County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Branchport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,348 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Geneva have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Geneva
    • Benton [Yates County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Benton
      • Benton [Yates County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Branchport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,727 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Benton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Benton
    • Seneca [Ontario County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seneca
      • Seneca [Ontario County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Branchport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,668 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seneca have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seneca

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Branchport ...

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

Adding Branchport to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Branchport 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 Branchport was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of New York

About Yates County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Branchport. 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 Yates, 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 Branchport - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Branchport) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Branchport. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.5987, Longitude: -77.1539       In this case, the coordinates for Branchport 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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