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Welcome to Williamstown ...

Williamstown is located in Oswego County.

Williamstown is 600 feet [183 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

The area code for Williamstown: (315)

Communities near Williamstown ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Williamstown and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Camden   [Map]   4,889   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Cicero   [Map]   30,981   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Constantia   [Map]   4,859   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Hastings   [Map]   9,212   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Lee   [Map]   6,463   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Mexico   [Map]   5,081   W   15 miles [24.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Williamstown.

Communities Also Named Williamstown ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 22 communities that are also named Williamstown - they are located in Alabama, Georgia, Indiana (2), Iowa (3), Kansas, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Missouri, New Brunswick, New Jersey, Ohio (2), Ontario, Pennsylvania (4), Vermont and West Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Williamstown. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Williamstown. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Williamstown.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Williamstown:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Williamstown ...

Looking for more information about Williamstown? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Oswego County: www.co.oswego.ny.us/

The official website for State of New York: www.ny.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Williamstown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from Williamstown. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Williamstown) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Williamstown. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.4240, Longitude: -75.8899     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Williamstown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Williamstown.

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