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Welcome to Caroline ...

Caroline is located in Tompkins County<1>.

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

Caroline is 1,270 feet [387 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Caroline is within the (607) area code.

Websites for Caroline ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.tccofc.org/

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

Adding Caroline to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Communities Also Named Caroline ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Caroline - they are located in Alberta, Louisiana, Minnesota, Ohio and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Caroline ...

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

  • Ithaca [Tompkins County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ithaca
    • Ithaca [Tompkins County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Caroline
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,981 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ithaca
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ithaca<5>
  • Ithaca [Tompkins County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ithaca
    • Ithaca [Tompkins County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Caroline
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,345 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ithaca have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ithaca
  • Cortland [Cortland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cortland
    • Cortland [Cortland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Caroline
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,455 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cortland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cortland<5>
  • Dryden [Tompkins County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dryden
    • Dryden [Tompkins County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Caroline
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,904 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dryden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dryden
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lansing [Tompkins County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lansing
      • Lansing [Tompkins County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Caroline
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,767 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lansing have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lansing
    • Cortlandville [Cortland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cortlandville
      • Cortlandville [Cortland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Caroline
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,067 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cortlandville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cortlandville
    • Groton [Tompkins County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Groton
      • Groton [Tompkins County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Caroline
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,612 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Groton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Groton
    • Maine [Broome County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maine
      • Maine [Broome County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Caroline
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,005 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maine have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maine
    • Candor [Tioga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Candor
      • Candor [Tioga County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Caroline
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,933 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Candor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Candor
    • Newfield [Tompkins County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newfield
      • Newfield [Tompkins County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Caroline
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,922 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newfield

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Caroline ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of New York

About Tompkins County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Tompkins County: www.co.tompkins.ny.us/

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 Tompkins, 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 Caroline - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Caroline) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Caroline. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.3784, Longitude: -76.2955       In this case, the coordinates for Caroline 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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