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Welcome to Glen Wild ...

Glen Wild is located in Sullivan County<1>.

Glen Wild is 1,320 feet [402 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The ZIP code for Glen Wild: 12738<3>

Communities near Glen Wild ...

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

  • Wallkill [Orange County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wallkill
    • Wallkill [Orange County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Glen Wild
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,331 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wallkill have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wallkill
  • Middletown [Orange County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middletown
    • Middletown [Orange County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Glen Wild
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,023 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middletown have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<6>
  • Thompson [Sullivan County]
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    • Thompson [Sullivan County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of Glen Wild
    • 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
  • Shawangunk [Ulster County]
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    • Shawangunk [Ulster County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Glen Wild
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,804 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shawangunk have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shawangunk
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Fallsburg [Sullivan County]
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      • Fallsburg [Sullivan County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Glen Wild
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,123 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fallsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fallsburg
    • Wawarsing [Ulster County]
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      • Wawarsing [Ulster County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Glen Wild
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,535 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wawarsing have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wawarsing
    • Mamakating [Sullivan County]
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      • Mamakating [Sullivan County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Glen Wild
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,455 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mamakating have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mamakating
    • Liberty [Sullivan County]
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      • Liberty [Sullivan County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Glen Wild
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,595 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
    • Crawford [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crawford
      • Crawford [Orange County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Glen Wild
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,157 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crawford have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crawford
    • Deerpark [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Deerpark
      • Deerpark [Orange County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Glen Wild
      • 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

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Glen Wild ...

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

Adding Glen Wild to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of New York

About Sullivan County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Glen Wild. 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 Glen Wild - 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 Glen Wild). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Glen Wild 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Glen Wild) 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 Glen Wild. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Glen WildOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Glen Wild. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6540, Longitude: -74.5870    
<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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