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Welcome to Horton ...

Horton is located in Delaware County<1>.

Horton is 1,110 feet [338 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Websites for Horton ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.delawarecounty.org/

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

Communities Also Named Horton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 30 communities that are also named Horton - they are located in Alabama (2), Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Manitoba, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Missouri (3), Montana, New Jersey, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio (3), Oregon (2), Texas (3), West Virginia and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Horton ...

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

  • Liberty [Sullivan County]
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    • Liberty [Sullivan County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Horton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,595 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liberty have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Liberty
  • Walton [Delaware County]
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    • Walton [Delaware County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the north of Horton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,035 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walton have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walton
  • Liberty [Sullivan County]
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    • Liberty [Sullivan County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of Horton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,318 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liberty have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Liberty
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Liberty<5>
  • Rockland [Sullivan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockland
    • Rockland [Sullivan County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of Horton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,684 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockland have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockland
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hancock [Delaware County]
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      • Hancock [Delaware County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the west of Horton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,967 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hancock have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hancock
    • Callicoon [Sullivan County]
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      • Callicoon [Sullivan County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Horton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,924 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Callicoon have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Callicoon
    • Walton [Delaware County]
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      • Walton [Delaware County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Horton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,776 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walton have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walton<5>
    • Delaware [Sullivan County]
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      • Delaware [Sullivan County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the south of Horton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,566 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Delaware have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Delaware
    • Colchester [Delaware County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Colchester
      • Colchester [Delaware County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northeast of Horton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,956 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Colchester have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colchester
    • Fremont [Sullivan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fremont
      • Fremont [Sullivan County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Horton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,333 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fremont have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fremont

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Horton ...

Looking for more information about Horton? 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 Horton, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Horton.

Adding Horton to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in New York

About Delaware County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Delaware County: www.co.delaware.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 Delaware, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Horton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Horton) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Horton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HortonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Horton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9721, Longitude: -75.0171    
<4>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.
<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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