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Welcome to Obernburg ...

Obernburg is located in Sullivan County<1>.

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

Obernburg is 1,650 feet [503 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Obernburg ...

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

  • Liberty (12 miles [19.3 km] to the east)
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    • Liberty lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Obernburg and is located in Sullivan County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,595 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liberty have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Liberty (13 miles [20.9 km] to the east)
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    • Liberty lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Obernburg and is located in Sullivan County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,318 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liberty have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Liberty<5>
  • Bethel (13 miles [20.9 km] to the southeast)
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    • Bethel lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Obernburg and is located in Sullivan County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,159 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Rockland (12 miles [19.3 km] to the northeast)
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    • Rockland lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Obernburg and is located in Sullivan County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,684 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Hancock (11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest)
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    • Hancock lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Obernburg and is located in Delaware County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,967 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hancock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Callicoon (4 miles [6.4 km] to the east)
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    • Callicoon lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Obernburg and is located in Sullivan County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,924 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Callicoon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Delaware (5 miles [8 km] to the south)
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    • Delaware lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Obernburg and is located in Sullivan County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,566 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Delaware have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Colchester (13 miles [20.9 km] to the north)
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    • Colchester lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Obernburg and is located in Delaware County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,956 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Colchester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Tusten (17 miles [27.4 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tusten
    • Tusten lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Obernburg and is located in Sullivan County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,478 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tusten have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tusten
  • Cochecton (11 miles [17.7 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cochecton
    • Cochecton lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Obernburg and is located in Sullivan County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,301 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cochecton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Obernburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Obernburg.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Obernburg ...

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

Adding Obernburg to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for Obernburg

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About Sullivan County

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

The official website for Sullivan County: www.co.sullivan.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 Sullivan, 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 Obernburg - 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- Obernburg) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Obernburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.8448, Longitude: -75.0071       In this case, the coordinates for Obernburg 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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