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The location of Oniontown

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Welcome to Oniontown ...

Oniontown is located in Dutchess County.

Oniontown is 420 feet [128 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Communities near Oniontown ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Oniontown and not the distance if you drove.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
New Fairfield (CT)   [Map]   14,005   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
New Milford (CT)   [Map]   27,151   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Beekman   [Map]   14,385   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
East Fishkill   [Map]   29,439   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Hyde Park   [Map]   21,048   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Kent   [Map]   13,283   S   18 miles [29 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Oniontown.

Communities Also Named Oniontown ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two New York communities named Oniontown: This one is located in Dutchess County and the other is located in Madison County.

Beyond New York, there are 2 communities that are also named Oniontown - they are located in and Pennsylvania.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Oniontown. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Oniontown. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Oniontown.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Oniontown:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Oniontown ...

Looking for more information about Oniontown? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Oniontown? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Oniontown, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Oniontown.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Oniontown. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Dutchess County: www.dutchessny.gov/

The official website for State of New York: www.ny.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Oniontown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in Oniontown. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Oniontown) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oniontown. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.7229, Longitude: -73.5840     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Oniontown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Oniontown.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Oniontown.