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Welcome to Valley Mills ...

Valley Mills is located in Madison County<1>.

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

Valley Mills is 580 feet [177 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Valley Mills lies within the (315) area code.

Communities Also Named Valley Mills ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 9 communities that are also named Valley Mills - they are located in Indiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Texas (2), Virginia and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Valley Mills ...

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

  • Utica
  • Rome
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    • Rome lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Valley Mills.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 32,145 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rome<4>
  • Manlius
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    • Manlius lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the west of Valley Mills.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 31,593 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manlius have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • New Hartford
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    • New Hartford lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the east of Valley Mills.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,756 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Hartford have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Whitestown
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    • Whitestown lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Valley Mills.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,863 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whitestown have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Sullivan
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    • Sullivan lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the west of Valley Mills.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,080 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sullivan have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Oneida
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    • Oneida lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Valley Mills.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,824 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oneida<4>
  • Kirkland
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    • Kirkland lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the east of Valley Mills.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,027 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kirkland have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Marcy
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    • Marcy lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northeast of Valley Mills.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,393 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marcy have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Lenox
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    • Lenox lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Valley Mills.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,762 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lenox have been provided by the GNIS.<5> 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 Valley Mills. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Valley Mills.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Valley Mills ...

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

Adding Valley Mills to Our Gazetteer ...

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

From our notes, the earliest published mention that we've found for Valley Mills was the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Valley Mills on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New York (1897).

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

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

The official website for Madison County: www.madisoncounty.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 Madison, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Valley Mills - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 from Point A (ie- Valley Mills) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Valley Mills. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Valley MillsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Valley Mills. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.0131, Longitude: -75.5934    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.




 

 

 

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