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Welcome to Willard ...

Willard is located in Seneca County<1>.

Willard is 600 feet [183 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Communities Also Named Willard ...

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

Beyond New York, there are 32 communities that are also named Willard - they are located in Arkansas, Colorado, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois (2), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Manitoba, Michigan, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon (2), Tennessee, Utah (2), Virginia (3), Washington (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Willard ...

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

  • Geneva [Ontario County]
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    • Geneva [Ontario County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Willard
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,639 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Geneva
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Geneva<4>
  • Lansing [Tompkins County]
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    • Lansing [Tompkins County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of Willard
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,767 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lansing have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lansing
  • Seneca Falls [Seneca County]
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    • Seneca Falls [Seneca County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the north of Willard
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,615 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seneca Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seneca Falls
  • Waterloo [Seneca County]
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    • Waterloo [Seneca County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the north of Willard
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,305 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waterloo have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waterloo
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    • Milo [Yates County]
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      • Milo [Yates County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Willard
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,841 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milo have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milo
    • Seneca Falls [Seneca County]
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      • Seneca Falls [Seneca County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the north of Willard
      • Estimated population in 2012: 6,677 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seneca Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seneca Falls
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seneca Falls<4>
    • Penn Yan [Yates County]
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      • Penn Yan [Yates County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the west of Willard
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,948 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Penn Yan
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Penn Yan<4>
    • Hector [Schuyler County]
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      • Hector [Schuyler County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the south of Willard
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,884 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hector have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hector
    • Waterloo [Seneca County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waterloo
      • Waterloo [Seneca County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the north of Willard
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,864 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waterloo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waterloo<4>
    • Ulysses [Tompkins County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ulysses
      • Ulysses [Tompkins County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Willard
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,737 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ulysses have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ulysses

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Willard ...

Looking for more information about Willard? 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 Willard, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Willard.

Adding Willard to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for New York

About Seneca County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Seneca County: www.co.seneca.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 Seneca, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Willard - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Willard) 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 Willard. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WillardOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Willard. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.6821, Longitude: -76.8685    
<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 have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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