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Lake View, New York
Welcome to Lake View ...
The location of Lake View has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
A typical abbreviation for Lake View: Lk. View
Lake View is 710 feet [216 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Lake View lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Lake View lies within the (716) area code.
Communities Also Named Lake View ...
While we believe that this Lake View is located in Erie County, we know of another 2 New York communities named Lake View. Those communities are located in the following counties: Madison and Saratoga County.
Beyond New York, there are 39 communities that are also named Lake View - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida (2), Idaho, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota (2), Mississippi, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Quebec, South Carolina (3), Texas (3), Utah, Virginia (3) and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Lake View.
Communities near Lake View ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Lake View.
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 Lake View. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lake View.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lake View. 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 Lake View.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lake View. See our Newspapers Page for Lake View.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lake View ...
Looking for more information about Lake View? 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 Lake View, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Lake View.
Adding Lake View to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Lake View 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 Lake View was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Lake View on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New York (1897).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Lake View on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Erie County: www.erie.gov/
The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022