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Welcome to Sunnyside ...

Sunnyside is located in Richmond County<1>.

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

Sunnyside is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Sunnyside ...

While we believe that this Sunnyside is located in Richmond County, we know of another 3 New York communities named Sunnyside. Those communities are located in the following counties: Chautauqua, Columbia and Queens County.

Beyond New York, there are 106 communities that are also named Sunnyside - they are located in Alabama, Alaska, Alberta, Arizona, Arkansas (2), British Columbia (2), California (5), Colorado (4), Connecticut (2), Florida (6), Georgia (3), Idaho (2), Illinois (4), Indiana, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Maryland (4), Massachusetts, Michigan (3), Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nevada, New Brunswick, New Jersey, New Mexico, Newfoundland and Labrador (3), North Carolina (7), North Dakota, Ohio, Ontario (3), Oregon (3), Pennsylvania (7), South Carolina (2), Tennessee (7), Texas (3), Utah, Virginia (3), Washington (4), West Virginia (3) and Wisconsin (2).

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

Communities near Sunnyside ...

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

  • New York
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    • New York lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Sunnyside.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,253,213 people
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  • Newark
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    • Newark lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Sunnyside.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 282,520 people
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  • Jersey City
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    • Jersey City lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Sunnyside.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 262,664 people
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  • Elizabeth
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    • Elizabeth lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Sunnyside.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 128,382 people
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  • Clifton
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    • Clifton lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Sunnyside.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 85,025 people
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  • Passaic
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    • Passaic lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Sunnyside.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 69,340 people
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  • Union City
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    • Union City lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Sunnyside.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 67,137 people
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  • Bayonne
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    • Bayonne lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the north of Sunnyside.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 65,165 people
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  • East Orange
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    • East Orange lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Sunnyside.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 64,630 people
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  • West New York
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    • West New York lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Sunnyside.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 53,132 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West New York 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 Sunnyside. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Sunnyside.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sunnyside ...

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

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

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 Richmond, 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 Sunnyside - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Sunnyside) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sunnyside. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6162, Longitude: -74.1038       In this case, the coordinates for Sunnyside have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).




 

 

 

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