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Welcome to Holcomb ...

The village of Holcomb is located in Ontario County<1>.

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

Holcomb is 870 feet [265 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Holcomb: (585)

Communities Also Named Holcomb ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Holcomb - they are located in Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Mississippi, Missouri, Ohio (2), Oregon, Washington and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Holcomb ...

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

  • Perinton [Monroe County]
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    • Perinton [Monroe County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Holcomb
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 46,753 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perinton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perinton
  • Henrietta [Monroe County]
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    • Henrietta [Monroe County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Holcomb
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,503 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Henrietta have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Henrietta
  • Penfield [Monroe County]
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    • Penfield [Monroe County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Holcomb
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 37,243 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Penfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Penfield
  • Brighton [Monroe County]
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    • Brighton [Monroe County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Holcomb
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,776 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brighton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pittsford [Monroe County]
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      • Pittsford [Monroe County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Holcomb
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,317 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pittsford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pittsford
    • Victor [Ontario County]
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      • Victor [Ontario County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Holcomb
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,098 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Victor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Farmington [Ontario County]
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      • Farmington [Ontario County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Holcomb
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,952 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Farmington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Canandaigua [Ontario County]
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      • Canandaigua [Ontario County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Holcomb
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,373 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Canandaigua have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canandaigua
    • Geneseo [Livingston County]
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      • Geneseo [Livingston County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Holcomb
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,450 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Geneseo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Geneseo
    • Canandaigua [Ontario County]
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      • Canandaigua [Ontario County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Holcomb
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,152 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Canandaigua have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canandaigua
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Canandaigua<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 Holcomb. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Holcomb.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Holcomb ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Ontario County: www.co.ontario.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 Ontario, 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 Holcomb - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Holcomb) 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 Holcomb. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HolcombOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Holcomb. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.9023, Longitude: -77.4197       In this case, the coordinates for Holcomb 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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