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Welcome to Junction ...

Junction is located in Genesee County<1>.

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

Junction is 930 feet [283 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Junction is within the boundaries of the (585) area code.

Websites for Junction ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.geneseeny.com/

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

Communities Also Named Junction ...

While we believe that this Junction is located in Genesee County, we know of another 2 New York communities named Junction. Those communities are located in the following counties: Otsego and Schoharie County.

Beyond New York, there are 48 communities that are also named Junction - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California (4), Idaho, Illinois (3), Indiana (6), Iowa (3), Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Massachusetts, Montana (2), Nevada (2), New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio (3), Ontario (2), South Carolina, Texas, Utah, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin (4).

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

Communities near Junction ...

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

  • Chili [Monroe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chili
    • Chili [Monroe County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Junction
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,639 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chili have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chili
  • Ogden [Monroe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ogden
    • Ogden [Monroe County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Junction
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,639 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ogden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ogden
  • Batavia [Genesee County]
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    • Batavia [Genesee County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Junction
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,308 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Batavia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Batavia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Batavia<5>
  • Sweden [Monroe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sweden
    • Sweden [Monroe County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Junction
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,895 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sweden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sweden
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Geneseo [Livingston County]
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      • Geneseo [Livingston County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Junction
      • 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
    • Geneseo [Livingston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Geneseo
      • Geneseo [Livingston County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Junction
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,967 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
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Geneseo<5>
    • Le Roy [Genesee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Le Roy
      • Le Roy [Genesee County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Junction
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,331 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Le Roy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Le Roy
    • Batavia [Genesee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Batavia
      • Batavia [Genesee County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Junction
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,861 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Batavia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Batavia
    • Attica [Wyoming County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Attica
      • Attica [Wyoming County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Junction
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,852 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Attica have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Attica
    • Avon [Livingston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Avon
      • Avon [Livingston County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Junction
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,840 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Avon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Avon

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Junction ...

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

Adding Junction to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Junction in the GNIS. For more information, see the Referenced GNIS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Junction was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of New York

About Genesee County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Genesee County: www.co.genesee.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 Genesee, 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 Junction - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Junction) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Junction. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.9287, Longitude: -78.0261       In this case, the coordinates for Junction 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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