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Welcome to Rossburg ...

Rossburg is located in Allegany County<1>.

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

Rossburg is 1,160 feet [354 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Rossburg ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Rossburg - they are located in Indiana, Minnesota and Ohio (2).

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

Communities near Rossburg ...

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

  • North Dansville [Livingston County]
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    • North Dansville [Livingston County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Rossburg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,143 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Dansville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Dansville
  • Warsaw [Wyoming County]
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    • Warsaw [Wyoming County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Rossburg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,698 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warsaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warsaw
  • Perry [Wyoming County]
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    • Perry [Wyoming County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Rossburg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,351 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perry
  • Dansville [Livingston County]
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    • Dansville [Livingston County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Rossburg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,334 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dansville 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 Dansville<5>
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    • Mount Morris [Livingston County]
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      • Mount Morris [Livingston County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Rossburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,144 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Morris have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Arcade [Wyoming County]
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      • Arcade [Wyoming County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Rossburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,059 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arcade have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Perry [Wyoming County]
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      • Perry [Wyoming County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Rossburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,457 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Perry<5>
    • Warsaw [Wyoming County]
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      • Warsaw [Wyoming County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Rossburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,169 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warsaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warsaw
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warsaw<5>
    • Nunda [Livingston County]
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      • Nunda [Livingston County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Rossburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,865 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nunda have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nunda
    • Mount Morris [Livingston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Morris
      • Mount Morris [Livingston County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Rossburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,761 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Morris
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Morris<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 Rossburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Rossburg.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rossburg ...

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

Adding Rossburg to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Allegany County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Allegany County: www.alleganyco.com/

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 Allegany, 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 Rossburg - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Rossburg) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rossburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.4973, Longitude: -78.0700       In this case, the coordinates for Rossburg 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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