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Welcome to Himrod ...

Himrod is located in Yates County<1>.

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

Himrod is 790 feet [241 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Websites for Himrod ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.yatesny.com/

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

Communities Also Named Himrod ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Himrod - it's located in Illinois.

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

Communities near Himrod ...

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

  • Geneva [Ontario County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Geneva
    • Geneva [Ontario County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Himrod
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,639 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Geneva
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Geneva<5>
  • Milo [Yates County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milo
    • Milo [Yates County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northwest of Himrod
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,841 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milo
  • Penn Yan [Yates County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Penn Yan
    • Penn Yan [Yates County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Himrod
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,948 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Penn Yan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Penn Yan<5>
  • Hector [Schuyler County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hector
    • Hector [Schuyler County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Himrod
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,884 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hector have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hector
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ulysses [Tompkins County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ulysses
      • Ulysses [Tompkins County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Himrod
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,737 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ulysses have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ulysses
    • Jerusalem [Yates County]
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      • Jerusalem [Yates County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Himrod
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,469 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jerusalem have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jerusalem
    • Gorham [Ontario County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gorham
      • Gorham [Ontario County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Himrod
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,226 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gorham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gorham
    • Romulus [Seneca County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Romulus
      • Romulus [Seneca County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Himrod
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,169 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Romulus have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Romulus
    • Dix [Schuyler County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dix
      • Dix [Schuyler County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Himrod
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,856 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dix have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dix
    • Fayette [Seneca County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fayette
      • Fayette [Seneca County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Himrod
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,767 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fayette have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fayette

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Himrod ...

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

Adding Himrod to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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About Yates County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Yates, 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 Himrod - 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- Himrod) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Himrod. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.5898, Longitude: -76.9550       In this case, the coordinates for Himrod 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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