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Welcome to Sharon Springs ...

The village of Sharon Springs is located in Schoharie County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Sharon Springs: Sharon Spgs. (or less commonly used: Sharon Spngs. or Sharon Sprngs.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Sharon Springs has a population of 527 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Sharon Springs.

Sharon Springs is 1,260 feet [384 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Sharon Springs is located in the (518) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Sharon Springs had an population of 527 people. This is a decrease of 5.56% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.66% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Sharon Springs had a population of 558 people. This makes Sharon Springs the county's 20th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 558 people, the population of Sharon Springs increased 2.01% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 547 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Sharon Springs.

Communities Also Named Sharon Springs ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Sharon Springs - they are located in Kansas and Virginia.

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

Communities near Sharon Springs ...

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

  • Johnstown [Fulton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Johnstown
    • Johnstown [Fulton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Sharon Springs
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,100 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johnstown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johnstown<6>
  • Cobleskill [Schoharie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cobleskill
    • Cobleskill [Schoharie County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Sharon Springs
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,201 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cobleskill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cobleskill
  • Cobleskill [Schoharie County]
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    • Cobleskill [Schoharie County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Sharon Springs
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,336 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cobleskill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cobleskill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cobleskill<6>
  • Minden [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Minden
    • Minden [Montgomery County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Sharon Springs
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,153 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Minden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Minden
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mohawk [Montgomery County]
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      • Mohawk [Montgomery County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Sharon Springs
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,754 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mohawk have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mohawk
    • Otsego [Otsego County]
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      • Otsego [Otsego County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Sharon Springs
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,654 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Otsego have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Otsego
    • Canajoharie [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Canajoharie
      • Canajoharie [Montgomery County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the north of Sharon Springs
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,578 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Canajoharie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canajoharie
    • Middleburgh [Schoharie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middleburgh
      • Middleburgh [Schoharie County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Sharon Springs
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,544 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middleburgh have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middleburgh
    • Palatine [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palatine
      • Palatine [Montgomery County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Sharon Springs
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,238 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Palatine have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palatine
    • Schoharie [Schoharie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Schoharie
      • Schoharie [Schoharie County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Sharon Springs
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,005 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Schoharie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Schoharie

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sharon Springs ...

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

Adding Sharon Springs to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Schoharie County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Schoharie County: www.schohariecounty-ny.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 Schoharie, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Sharon Springs.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sharon Springs - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Sharon Springs) 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 Sharon Springs. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Sharon SpringsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sharon Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.7930, Longitude: -74.6128       In this case, the coordinates for Sharon Springs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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