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Welcome to Seaford ...

Seaford is located in Nassau County<1>.

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

Seaford is near sea level<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Seaford ...

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

Beyond New York, there are 5 communities that are also named Seaford - they are located in British Columbia, Delaware, Georgia and Virginia.

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

Communities near Seaford ...

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

  • Hempstead [Nassau County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hempstead
    • Hempstead [Nassau County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Seaford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 764,055 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hempstead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hempstead
  • Islip [Suffolk County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Islip
    • Islip [Suffolk County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Seaford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 328,812 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Islip have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Islip
  • Oyster Bay [Nassau County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oyster Bay
    • Oyster Bay [Nassau County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Seaford
    • 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.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oyster Bay
  • North Hempstead [Nassau County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Hempstead
    • North Hempstead [Nassau County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Seaford
    • 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.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Hempstead
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Babylon [Suffolk County]
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      • Babylon [Suffolk County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Seaford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 209,785 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Babylon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Babylon
    • Huntington [Suffolk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huntington
      • Huntington [Suffolk County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Seaford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 200,102 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntington
    • Hempstead [Nassau County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hempstead
      • Hempstead [Nassau County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the west of Seaford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 54,749 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hempstead
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hempstead<5>
    • Freeport [Nassau County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Freeport
      • Freeport [Nassau County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of Seaford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,705 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Freeport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Freeport<5>
    • Valley Stream [Nassau County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Valley Stream
      • Valley Stream [Nassau County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Seaford
      • 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]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Long Beach
      • Long Beach [Nassau County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Seaford
      • 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.<2> 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>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Seaford ...

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

Adding Seaford to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of New York

About Nassau County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Seaford. 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 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 Seaford - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Seaford) 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 Seaford. 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 SeafordOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Seaford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6659, Longitude: -73.4882       In this case, the coordinates for Seaford 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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