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Welcome to Cross River ...

Cross River is located in Westchester County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Cross River: Cross Riv.

Cross River is 330 feet [101 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Websites for Cross River ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.westchester.org/

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

Adding Cross River to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

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

In addition, we also found mention of Cross River elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities Also Named Cross River ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Cross River - it's located in Prince Edward Island.

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

Communities near Cross River ...

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

  • Stamford [Fairfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stamford
    • Stamford [Fairfield County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Cross River
    • Estimated population in 2019: 129,638 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stamford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stamford<5>
  • Stamford [Fairfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stamford
    • Stamford [Fairfield County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Cross River
    • Estimated population in 2019: 129,638 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stamford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stamford
  • Greenburgh [Westchester County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenburgh
    • Greenburgh [Westchester County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Cross River
    • Estimated population in 2019: 90,989 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenburgh have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenburgh
  • Norwalk [Fairfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norwalk
    • Norwalk [Fairfield County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Cross River
    • Estimated population in 2019: 88,816 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwalk
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norwalk<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Norwalk [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norwalk
      • Norwalk [Fairfield County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Cross River
      • Estimated population in 2019: 88,816 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norwalk have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwalk
    • Danbury [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Danbury
      • Danbury [Fairfield County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Cross River
      • Estimated population in 2019: 84,694 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Danbury
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Danbury<5>
    • Danbury [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Danbury
      • Danbury [Fairfield County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Cross River
      • Estimated population in 2019: 84,694 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Danbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Danbury
    • Greenwich [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenwich
      • Greenwich [Fairfield County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Cross River
      • Estimated population in 2019: 62,840 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenwich have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenwich
    • Fairfield [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairfield
      • Fairfield [Fairfield County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Cross River
      • Estimated population in 2019: 62,045 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairfield
    • White Plains [Westchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Plains
      • White Plains [Westchester County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Cross River
      • Estimated population in 2019: 58,109 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Plains
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Plains<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 Cross River. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Cross River.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cross River ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Westchester County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Westchester County: www.westchestergov.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 Westchester, 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 Cross River - 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- Cross River) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cross River. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.2623, Longitude: -73.6146       In this case, the coordinates for Cross River 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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