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Welcome to Tripoli ...

Tripoli is located in Cortland County<1>.

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

Tripoli is 1,210 feet [369 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Tripoli: (607)

Communities Also Named Tripoli ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two New York communities named Tripoli: This one is located in Cortland County and the other is located in Washington County.

Beyond New York, there are 7 communities that are also named Tripoli - they are located in Iowa, Missouri, Ontario, Pennsylvania (2) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Tripoli ...

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

  • Onondaga
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    • Onondaga lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Tripoli.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,295 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Onondaga have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Onondaga
  • Cortland
  • Cortlandville
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    • Cortlandville lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Tripoli.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,067 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cortlandville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cortlandville
  • Pompey
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    • Pompey lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Tripoli.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,285 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pompey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Cazenovia
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cazenovia
    • Cazenovia lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Tripoli.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,977 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cazenovia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cazenovia
  • Homer
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    • Homer lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Tripoli.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,133 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Homer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Homer
  • LaFayette
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    • LaFayette lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Tripoli.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,794 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for LaFayette have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Eaton
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    • Eaton lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Tripoli.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,705 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eaton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Manlius
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    • Manlius lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Tripoli.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,412 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manlius have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manlius
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manlius<5>
  • Homer

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tripoli ...

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

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

The official website for Cortland County: www.cortland-co.org/

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 Cortland, 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 Tripoli - 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- Tripoli) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tripoli. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.7390, Longitude: -75.9624       In this case, the coordinates for Tripoli 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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