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Welcome to Oceanside ...

Oceanside is located in Nassau County<1>.

Oceanside is near sea level<2>.

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

Communities Also Named Oceanside ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Oceanside - they are located in California, Maine, Oregon and Washington.

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

Communities near Oceanside ...

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

  • New York [New York County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New York
    • New York [New York County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the west of Oceanside
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,253,213 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New York
  • Bronx [Bronx County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bronx
    • Bronx [Bronx County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northwest of Oceanside
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,385,108 people
    • Bronx has also been known as:
    • Bronx
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bronx
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bronx<4>
  • Oyster Bay [Nassau County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oyster Bay
    • Oyster Bay [Nassau County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Oceanside
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 296,592 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oyster Bay have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oyster Bay
  • North Hempstead [Nassau County]
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    • North Hempstead [Nassau County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the north of Oceanside
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 230,379 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Hempstead have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Hempstead
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    • Babylon [Suffolk County]
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      • Babylon [Suffolk County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the east of Oceanside
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 209,785 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Babylon have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Babylon
    • Hempstead [Nassau County]
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      • Hempstead [Nassau County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the north of Oceanside
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 54,749 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hempstead
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hempstead<4>
    • Freeport [Nassau County]
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      • Freeport [Nassau County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the east of Oceanside
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,705 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Freeport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Freeport<4>
    • Valley Stream [Nassau County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Valley Stream
      • Valley Stream [Nassau County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the northwest of Oceanside
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 37,196 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Valley Stream
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Valley Stream<4>
    • Long Beach [Nassau County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Long Beach
      • Long Beach [Nassau County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the south of Oceanside
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,303 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Long Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Long Beach
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Long Beach<4>
    • Glen Cove [Nassau County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glen Cove
      • Glen Cove [Nassau County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the north of Oceanside
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,005 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glen Cove
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glen Cove<4>

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Oceanside. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Oceanside.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Oceanside ...

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

Adding Oceanside to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Oceanside 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 Oceanside was on a map titled Map of New York (from Rand McNally, 1908).

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

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About Nassau County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Nassau County: www.nassaucountyny.gov/

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 Nassau, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Oceanside - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Oceanside) 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 Oceanside. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from OceansideOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oceanside. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6390, Longitude: -73.6399    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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