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Welcome to Sonyea ...

Sonyea is located in Livingston County<1>.

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

Sonyea is 650 feet [198 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Sonyea: (585)

Websites for Sonyea ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.livchamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Sonyea, the following might be of interest:

Communities near Sonyea ...

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

  • Geneseo [Livingston County]
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    • Geneseo [Livingston County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Sonyea
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,450 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Geneseo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Geneseo
  • Geneseo [Livingston County]
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    • Geneseo [Livingston County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Sonyea
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,967 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Geneseo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Geneseo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Geneseo<5>
  • Livonia [Livingston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Livonia
    • Livonia [Livingston County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Sonyea
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,533 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Livonia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Livonia
  • Avon [Livingston County]
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    • Avon [Livingston County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Sonyea
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,840 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Avon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Avon
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • North Dansville [Livingston County]
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      • North Dansville [Livingston County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Sonyea
      • 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 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Sonyea
      • 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 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Sonyea
      • 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]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dansville
      • Dansville [Livingston County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Sonyea
      • 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dansville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dansville<5>
    • Mount Morris [Livingston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Morris
      • Mount Morris [Livingston County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the west of Sonyea
      • 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Morris
    • Caledonia [Livingston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Caledonia
      • Caledonia [Livingston County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Sonyea
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,071 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Caledonia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Caledonia

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sonyea ...

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

Adding Sonyea to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for New York

About Livingston County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Livingston County: www.co.livingston.state.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 Livingston, 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 Sonyea - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Sonyea) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sonyea. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.6790, Longitude: -77.8272       In this case, the coordinates for Sonyea 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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