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Welcome to Hoopers Valley ...

Hoopers Valley is located in Tioga County<1>.


We aren't confident of the location of Hoopers Valley, so consider the above location as an estimate.<2>


While we don't have a date for the founding of Hoopers Valley, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was in a book dated 1895.

A typical abbreviation for Hoopers Valley: Hoopers Vly. (or less commonly used: Hoopers Vally. or Hoopers Vlly.)

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Hoopers Valley for more information about variations on the name of Hoopers Valley.

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

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

Hoopers Valley is located in the (607) area code.

Websites for Hoopers Valley ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.tiogachamber.com/

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

Communities near Hoopers Valley ...

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

  • Endicott
    (18 miles [29 km] to the east)
  • Sayre
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sayre
    • Sayre is located in Bradford County (PA)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,338 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sayre <4>
  • Waverly
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the west)
  • Owego
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Owego have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Owego
    • Owego is located in Tioga County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,823 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Owego <4>
  • Athens
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Athens have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Athens
    • Athens is located in Bradford County (PA)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,180 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Athens <4>
  • Towanda
    (18 miles [29 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Towanda have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Towanda
    • Towanda is located in Bradford County (PA)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,803 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Towanda <4>
  • South Waverly
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the west)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Waverly have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Waverly
    • South Waverly is located in Bradford County (PA)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,006 people
  • Newark Valley
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the northeast)
  • Candor
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the north)
  • Spencer
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the northwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spencer have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spencer
    • Spencer is located in Tioga County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 702 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spencer <4>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hoopers Valley ...

Looking for more information about Hoopers Valley? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Hoopers Valley, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Hoopers Valley.

Adding Hoopers Valley to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Hoopers Valley in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Hoopers Valley was in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

For more details, see References and Mentions for Hoopers Valley.

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

The official website for Tioga County: www.tiogacountyny.com/

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 Tioga, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hoopers Valley - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.









 

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