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Welcome to Spring Brook ...

Spring Brook is located in Erie County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Spring Brook: Spring Brk.

Spring Brook is 790 feet [241 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Spring Brook: (716)

Communities Also Named Spring Brook ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Spring Brook - they are located in Connecticut, Michigan (2), New Brunswick, Ontario, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Spring Brook ...

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

  • Buffalo [Erie County]
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    • Buffalo [Erie County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Spring Brook
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 254,479 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buffalo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buffalo<5>
  • Amherst [Erie County]
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    • Amherst [Erie County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Spring Brook
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 125,967 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amherst have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amherst
  • Cheektowaga [Erie County]
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    • Cheektowaga [Erie County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Spring Brook
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 85,452 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cheektowaga have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cheektowaga
  • Tonawanda [Erie County]
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    • Tonawanda [Erie County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Spring Brook
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 71,291 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tonawanda have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hamburg [Erie County]
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      • Hamburg [Erie County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Spring Brook
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 58,800 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hamburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamburg
    • West Seneca [Erie County]
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      • West Seneca [Erie County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of Spring Brook
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 45,117 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Seneca have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Seneca
    • Lancaster [Erie County]
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      • Lancaster [Erie County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Spring Brook
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,325 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lancaster have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lancaster
    • Clarence [Erie County]
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      • Clarence [Erie County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Spring Brook
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,026 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarence have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarence
    • North Tonawanda [Niagara County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Tonawanda
      • North Tonawanda [Niagara County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Spring Brook
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,050 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Tonawanda
    • Fort Erie

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Spring Brook ...

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

Adding Spring Brook to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Erie County: www.erie.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 Erie, 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 Spring Brook - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Spring Brook) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Spring Brook. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.8181, Longitude: -78.6756       In this case, the coordinates for Spring Brook 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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