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Welcome to Greenvale ...

Greenvale is located in Nassau County<1>.

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

Greenvale is 180 feet [55 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Greenvale ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Greenvale - they are located in Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island (2), Tennessee (2) and Virginia.

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

Communities near Greenvale ...

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

  • Bronx [Bronx County]
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    • Bronx [Bronx County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Greenvale
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,385,108 people
    • Bronx has also been known as:
    • Bronx
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bronx
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bronx<5>
  • Hempstead [Nassau County]
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    • Hempstead [Nassau County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Greenvale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 764,055 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hempstead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hempstead
  • Oyster Bay [Nassau County]
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    • Oyster Bay [Nassau County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Greenvale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 296,592 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oyster Bay have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oyster Bay
  • Babylon [Suffolk County]
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    • Babylon [Suffolk County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Greenvale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 209,785 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Babylon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Babylon
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    • Huntington [Suffolk County]
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      • Huntington [Suffolk County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Greenvale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 200,102 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntington
    • Yonkers [Westchester County]
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      • Yonkers [Westchester County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Greenvale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 200,040 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yonkers
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yonkers<5>
    • Stamford [Fairfield County]
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      • Stamford [Fairfield County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Greenvale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 131,397 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stamford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stamford<5>
    • Greenburgh [Westchester County]
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      • Greenburgh [Westchester County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Greenvale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 90,543 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
    • New Rochelle [Westchester County]
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      • New Rochelle [Westchester County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Greenvale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 80,973 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Rochelle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Rochelle<5>
    • Mount Vernon [Westchester County]
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      • Mount Vernon [Westchester County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Greenvale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 66,775 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Vernon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Vernon<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 Greenvale. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Greenvale.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Greenvale ...

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

Adding Greenvale to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Greenvale 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 Greenvale was on a map titled Map of New York (from Rand McNally, 1908).

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

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About Nassau County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Nassau County: www.nassaucountyny.gov/

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 Nassau, 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 Greenvale - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Greenvale) 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 Greenvale. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from GreenvaleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Greenvale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8107, Longitude: -73.6285       In this case, the coordinates for Greenvale 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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