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Welcome to Eldred ...

Eldred is located in Sullivan County<1>.

Eldred is 970 feet [296 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The ZIP code for Eldred: 12732<3>

Communities Also Named Eldred ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Eldred - they are located in Florida, Illinois, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Pennsylvania and Saskatchewan.

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

Communities near Eldred ...

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

  • Thompson [Sullivan County]
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    • Thompson [Sullivan County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Eldred
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,082 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thompson have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thompson
  • Port Jervis [Orange County]
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    • Port Jervis [Orange County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Eldred
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,453 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Jervis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Jervis<6>
  • Deerpark [Orange County]
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    • Deerpark [Orange County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Eldred
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,690 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Deerpark have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Deerpark
  • Mount Hope [Orange County]
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    • Mount Hope [Orange County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Eldred
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,558 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Hope have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Hope
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Monticello [Sullivan County]
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      • Monticello [Sullivan County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Eldred
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,402 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monticello
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monticello<6>
    • Greenville [Orange County]
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      • Greenville [Orange County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Eldred
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,668 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenville
    • Liberty [Sullivan County]
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      • Liberty [Sullivan County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Eldred
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,318 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liberty have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Liberty
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Liberty<6>
    • Honesdale [Wayne County]
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      • Honesdale [Wayne County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Eldred
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,298 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Honesdale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Honesdale<6>
    • Bethel [Sullivan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bethel
      • Bethel [Sullivan County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Eldred
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,159 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethel have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethel
    • Delaware [Sullivan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Delaware
      • Delaware [Sullivan County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Eldred
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,566 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Delaware have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Delaware

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Eldred ...

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

Adding Eldred to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Eldred 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 Eldred was on a map titled Map of New York (from Rand McNally, 1897).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in New York

About Sullivan County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Sullivan County: www.co.sullivan.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 Sullivan, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Eldred - 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 Eldred). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Eldred or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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- Eldred) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Eldred. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from EldredOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Eldred. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.5270, Longitude: -74.8844    
<5>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.
<6>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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