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Welcome to Stratton ...

Stratton is located in Tompkins County<1>.

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

Stratton is 660 feet [201 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Stratton: (607)

Websites for Stratton ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.tccofc.org/

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

Communities Also Named Stratton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Stratton - they are located in Colorado (2), Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Maine, Michigan, Mississippi, Nebraska, Ohio, Ontario, Texas, Vermont and Virginia.

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

Communities near Stratton ...

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

  • Ithaca
  • Ithaca
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    • Ithaca lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Stratton.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,345 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ithaca have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Horseheads
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    • Horseheads lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Stratton.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,600 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Horseheads have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Dryden
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    • Dryden lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Stratton.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,904 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dryden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Lansing
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    • Lansing lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Stratton.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,767 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lansing have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Barton
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    • Barton lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Stratton.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,335 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Horseheads
  • Groton
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    • Groton lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Stratton.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,612 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Groton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Candor
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    • Candor lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Stratton.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,933 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Candor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Newfield
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    • Newfield lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the west of Stratton.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,922 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newfield 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 Stratton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Stratton.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Stratton ...

Looking for more information about Stratton? 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 Stratton, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Stratton.

Adding Stratton to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

The official website for Tompkins County: www.co.tompkins.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 Tompkins, 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 Stratton - 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- Stratton) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stratton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.3470, Longitude: -76.5411       In this case, the coordinates for Stratton 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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