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Welcome to Cranberry Lake ...

Cranberry Lake is located in the Adirondacks.

Cranberry Lake is located in Saint Lawrence County<1>.

While we don't have a date for the founding of Cranberry Lake, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was in a book dated 1895.

A typical abbreviation for Cranberry Lake: Cranberry Lk.

Cranberry Lake is 1,480 feet [451 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Cranberry Lake: (315)

The ZIP code for Cranberry Lake: 12927<3>

Communities Also Named Cranberry Lake ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 2 communities that are also named Cranberry Lake - they are located in New Jersey and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Cranberry Lake ...

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

  • Altamont
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the east)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Altamont came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Altamont is located in Franklin County
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Altamont
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Altamont
  • Tupper Lake
    (18 miles [29 km] to the east)
  • Newton Falls
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the west)
  • Sevey
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast)
    • Sevey is located in Saint Lawrence County
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sevey
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Sevey
  • Wanakena
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest)
  • Star Lake
    (10 miles [16.1 km] to the southwest)
  • Horseshoe
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the southeast)
    • Horseshoe is located in Saint Lawrence County
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Horseshoe
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Horseshoe
  • Lower Oswegatchie
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the west)
    • Lower Oswegatchie is located in Saint Lawrence County
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lower Oswegatchie
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Lower Oswegatchie
  • Coffins Mills
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the west)
    • Coffins Mills is located in Saint Lawrence County
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coffins Mills
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Coffins Mills
  • Oswegatchie
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the west)

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cranberry Lake ...

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

Adding Cranberry Lake to Our Gazetteer ...

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

From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Cranberry Lake was in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

For more details, see References and Mentions for Cranberry Lake.

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New York's counties, including Saint Lawrence, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cranberry Lake - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Cranberry Lake). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Cranberry Lake or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>If we found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.
<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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