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Welcome to Roosevelt ...

Roosevelt is located in Nassau County<1>.

Roosevelt is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The ZIP code for Roosevelt: 11575<3>

Communities Also Named Roosevelt ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 29 communities that are also named Roosevelt - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, New Jersey, New Mexico, Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas (3), Utah, Washington (4) and Wisconsin (2).

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

Communities near Roosevelt ...

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

  • Bronx [Bronx County]
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    • Bronx [Bronx County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Roosevelt
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,385,108 people
    • Bronx has also been known as:
    • Bronx
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bronx<5>
  • Oyster Bay [Nassau County]
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    • Oyster Bay [Nassau County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Roosevelt
    • 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.<6> 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 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Roosevelt
    • 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.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Hempstead
  • Babylon [Suffolk County]
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    • Babylon [Suffolk County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Roosevelt
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 209,785 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Babylon have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Huntington [Suffolk County]
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      • Huntington [Suffolk County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Roosevelt
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 200,102 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntington have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntington
    • New Rochelle [Westchester County]
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      • New Rochelle [Westchester County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Roosevelt
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 80,973 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Rochelle<5>
    • Valley Stream [Nassau County]
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      • Valley Stream [Nassau County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Roosevelt
      • 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<5>
    • Long Beach [Nassau County]
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      • Long Beach [Nassau County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Roosevelt
      • 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.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Long Beach
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Long Beach<5>
    • Mamaroneck [Westchester County]
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      • Mamaroneck [Westchester County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Roosevelt
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,343 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mamaroneck have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mamaroneck
    • Glen Cove [Nassau County]
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      • Glen Cove [Nassau County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Roosevelt
      • 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<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Roosevelt ...

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

Adding Roosevelt to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Roosevelt. 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 Roosevelt - 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 Roosevelt). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Roosevelt 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Roosevelt) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Roosevelt. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from RooseveltOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Roosevelt. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6786, Longitude: -73.5890    
<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 have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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