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(Allegany County)

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Welcome to Centerville ...

Centerville is located in Allegany County<1>.

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

Centerville is 1,750 feet [533 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Centerville ...

While we believe that this Centerville is located in Allegany County, we know of another 5 New York communities named Centerville. Those communities are located in the following counties: Delaware, Oswego, Suffolk, Sullivan and Ulster County.

Beyond New York, there are 143 communities that are also named Centerville - they are located in Alabama (3), Arizona, Arkansas (4), California (6), Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia (10), Idaho, Illinois (7), Indiana (2), Iowa (2), Kansas (9), Kentucky (3), Louisiana (2), Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts (3), Michigan (2), Minnesota (3), Mississippi (2), Missouri (2), Montana (4), Nebraska, Nevada (3), New Jersey (5), New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio (9), Oklahoma (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (12), Rhode Island (2), South Carolina (4), South Dakota, Tennessee (2), Texas (3), Utah, Vermont (3), Virginia (9), Washington, West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin (4).

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

Communities near Centerville ...

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

  • Warsaw [Wyoming County]
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    • Warsaw [Wyoming County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Centerville
    • 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
  • Arcade [Wyoming County]
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    • Arcade [Wyoming County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Centerville
    • 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.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arcade
  • Yorkshire [Cattaraugus County]
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    • Yorkshire [Cattaraugus County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Centerville
    • 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.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yorkshire
  • Holland [Erie County]
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    • Holland [Erie County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Centerville
    • 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
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Warsaw [Wyoming County]
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      • Warsaw [Wyoming County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Centerville
      • 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>
    • Cuba [Allegany County]
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      • Cuba [Allegany County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Centerville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,049 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cuba have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cuba
    • Nunda [Livingston County]
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      • Nunda [Livingston County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Centerville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,865 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nunda have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nunda
    • Franklinville [Cattaraugus County]
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      • Franklinville [Cattaraugus County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Centerville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,807 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Franklinville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklinville
    • Sardinia [Erie County]
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      • Sardinia [Erie County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Centerville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,787 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sardinia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sardinia
    • Castile [Wyoming County]
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      • Castile [Wyoming County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Centerville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,752 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Castile have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Castile

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Centerville ...

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

Adding Centerville to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of New York

About Allegany County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Allegany County: www.alleganyco.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 Allegany, 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 Centerville - 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 from Point A (ie- Centerville) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Centerville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.4798, Longitude: -78.2497       In this case, the coordinates for Centerville 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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