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(Sullivan County)

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Welcome to White Lake ...

White Lake is located in Sullivan County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for White Lake: White Lk.

White Lake is 1,330 feet [405 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named White Lake ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two New York communities named White Lake: This one is located in Sullivan County and the other is located in Oneida County.

Beyond New York, there are 10 communities that are also named White Lake - they are located in British Columbia, Manitoba, Michigan, North Carolina, Ontario (3), South Dakota and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near White Lake ...

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

  • Thompson (8 miles [12.9 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thompson
    • Thompson lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of White Lake and is located in Sullivan County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,082 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thompson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thompson
  • Fallsburg (12 miles [19.3 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fallsburg
    • Fallsburg lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of White Lake and is located in Sullivan County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,123 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fallsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fallsburg
  • Mamakating (18 miles [29 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mamakating
    • Mamakating lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of White Lake and is located in Sullivan County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,455 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mamakating have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mamakating
  • Liberty (9 miles [14.5 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Liberty
    • Liberty lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of White Lake and is located in Sullivan County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,595 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liberty have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Liberty
  • Deerpark (17 miles [27.4 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Deerpark
    • Deerpark lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of White Lake and is located in Orange County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,690 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Deerpark have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Deerpark
  • Monticello (7 miles [11.3 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monticello
    • Monticello lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of White Lake and is located in Sullivan County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,402 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monticello
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monticello<5>
  • Liberty (9 miles [14.5 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Liberty
    • Liberty lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of White Lake and is located in Sullivan County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,318 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liberty have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Liberty
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Liberty<5>
  • Rockland (18 miles [29 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockland
    • Rockland lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of White Lake and is located in Sullivan County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,684 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockland
  • Neversink (18 miles [29 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Neversink
    • Neversink lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of White Lake and is located in Sullivan County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,430 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Neversink have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Neversink
  • Callicoon (12 miles [19.3 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Callicoon
    • Callicoon lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of White Lake and is located in Sullivan County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,924 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Callicoon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Callicoon

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for White Lake ...

Looking for more information about White Lake? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for White Lake, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for White Lake.

Adding White Lake to Our Gazetteer ...

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

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for White Lake was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for White Lake on our Genealogy Page.

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for White Lake

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About Sullivan County

About New York

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

The official website for Sullivan County: www.co.sullivan.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 Sullivan, 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 White Lake - 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- White Lake) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in White Lake. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6770, Longitude: -74.8279       In this case, the coordinates for White Lake 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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