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Welcome to Port Gibson ...

Port Gibson is located in Ontario County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Port Gibson: Prt. Gibson

Port Gibson is 470 feet [143 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Port Gibson: (585)

The ZIP code for Port Gibson: 14537<3>

Communities Also Named Port Gibson ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Port Gibson - it's located in Mississippi.

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

Communities near Port Gibson ...

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

  • Perinton [Monroe County]
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    • Perinton [Monroe County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Port Gibson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 46,753 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perinton have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perinton
  • Webster [Monroe County]
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    • Webster [Monroe County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Port Gibson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 45,372 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Webster have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Webster
  • Penfield [Monroe County]
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    • Penfield [Monroe County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Port Gibson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 37,243 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Penfield have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Penfield
  • Pittsford [Monroe County]
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    • Pittsford [Monroe County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Port Gibson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,317 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pittsford have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Victor [Ontario County]
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      • Victor [Ontario County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Port Gibson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,098 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Victor have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Farmington [Ontario County]
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      • Farmington [Ontario County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Port Gibson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,952 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Farmington have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Arcadia [Wayne County]
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      • Arcadia [Wayne County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Port Gibson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,424 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arcadia have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arcadia
    • Geneva [Ontario County]
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      • Geneva [Ontario County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Port Gibson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,639 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Geneva
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Geneva<6>
    • Canandaigua [Ontario County]
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      • Canandaigua [Ontario County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Port Gibson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,373 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Canandaigua have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canandaigua
    • Ontario [Wayne County]
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      • Ontario [Wayne County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Port Gibson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,173 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ontario have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ontario

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Port Gibson ...

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

Adding Port Gibson to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Port Gibson on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New York (1897).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Ontario County: www.co.ontario.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 Ontario, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Port Gibson - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 community (such as Port Gibson). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Port Gibson or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Port Gibson) 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 Port Gibson. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Port GibsonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Port Gibson. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.0373, Longitude: -77.1564    
<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.
<6>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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