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Welcome to Moravia ...

The village of Moravia is located in Cayuga County<1>.



While we don't have a date for the founding of Moravia, you might consider that their post office opened  in 1834.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Moravia has a population of 1,208 people<2> (see below for details).

Moravia is 740 feet [226 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Moravia is located in the (315) area code.

The ZIP code for Moravia: 13118<4>

Websites for Moravia ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.cayugacountychamber.com/

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Moravia had an population of 1,208 people. This is a decrease of 5.77% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.37% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Moravia had a population of 1,282 people. This makes Moravia the county's 23rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,282 people, the population of Moravia decreased 5.94% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,363 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Moravia.

Communities Also Named Moravia ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 5 communities that are also named Moravia - they are located in Idaho, Iowa, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania and Texas.

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

Communities near Moravia ...

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

  • Ithaca
    (18 miles [29 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ithaca
    • Ithaca is located in Tompkins County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,981 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ithaca <5>
  • Auburn
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the northwest)
  • Cortland
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the southeast)
  • Lansing
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lansing have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lansing
    • Lansing is located in Tompkins County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,866 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lansing <5>
  • Cayuga Heights
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cayuga Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cayuga Heights
    • Cayuga Heights is located in Tompkins County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,526 people
  • Homer
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Homer
    • Homer is located in Cortland County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,080 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Homer <5>
  • Skaneateles
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Skaneateles have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Skaneateles
    • Skaneateles is located in Onondaga County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,465 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Skaneateles <5>
  • Groton
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the south)
  • Dryden
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dryden have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dryden
    • Dryden is located in Tompkins County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,996 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dryden <5>
  • Marcellus
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the north)

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Moravia. Our list includes 8 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Moravia.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Moravia ...

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

Adding Moravia to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Moravia 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 Moravia was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<7>

From that list, the Moravia post office opened in 1834.

We also found Moravia in the book titled U.S. Post Offices (Oct. 1846).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Moravia.

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

The official website for Cayuga County: www.co.cayuga.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 Cayuga, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Moravia.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Moravia - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a village (such as Moravia). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Moravia or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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.
<7>A copy of their list with background information can be found at:

      https://cblevins.github.io/us-post-offices/data-biography/









 

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