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Welcome to Stone Mills ...

Stone Mills is located in the Thousand Islands and Saint Lawrence River/Seaway region.

Stone Mills is located in Jefferson County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Stone Mills: Stone Mls. (or less commonly used: Stone Mlls.)

Stone Mills is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Stone Mills is within the boundaries of the (315) area code.

Communities Also Named Stone Mills ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Stone Mills - they are located in Ontario and Texas.

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

Communities near Stone Mills ...

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

  • Watertown
  • Le Ray
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    • Le Ray lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Stone Mills.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,680 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Le Ray have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Brownville
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    • Brownville lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Stone Mills.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,876 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brownville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Wilna
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    • Wilna lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Stone Mills.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,787 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wilna have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Gananoque
  • Adams
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    • Adams lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Stone Mills.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,847 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Adams have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Clayton
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    • Clayton lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Stone Mills.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,647 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clayton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Watertown
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    • Watertown lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Stone Mills.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,426 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Watertown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Champion
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    • Champion lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Stone Mills.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,236 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Champion have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Alexandria
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    • Alexandria lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Stone Mills.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,840 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alexandria have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Stone Mills. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Stone Mills.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Stone Mills ...

Looking for more information about Stone Mills? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Stone Mills, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Stone Mills.

Adding Stone Mills to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Stone Mills in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

The earliest source that we've referenced which mentioned Stone Mills was the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Stone Mills.

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

The official website for Jefferson County: www.co.jefferson.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 Jefferson, 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 Stone Mills - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Stone Mills) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stone Mills. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.1145, Longitude: -75.9738       In this case, the coordinates for Stone Mills 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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