Welcome to Queenston ...
Queenston is 320 feet [98 m] above sea level.<1>.
Time Zone: Queenston lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: EST- Heure Normale de l'Est (HNE), EDT- Heure Avancée de l'Est (HAE).
Area Codes for Queenston: (289)<2>, (365) and (905)
The Canadian Postal Code for Queenston: L0S<3>
Communities near Queenston ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Queenston.
- Saint Catharines
- Amherst [Erie County]
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Amherst
- Amherst [Erie County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Queenston
- Population from the 2020 Census: 125,967 people
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amherst have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Amherst
- Niagara Falls
- Tonawanda [Erie County]
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tonawanda
- Tonawanda [Erie County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Queenston
- Population from the 2020 Census: 71,291 people
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tonawanda have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Tonawanda
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- Niagara Falls [Niagara County]
- North Tonawanda [Niagara County]
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Tonawanda
- North Tonawanda [Niagara County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Queenston
- Population from the 2020 Census: 30,050 people
- Jump to Google Maps centered on North Tonawanda
- Fort Erie
- Grand Island [Erie County]
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grand Island
- Grand Island [Erie County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Queenston
- Population from the 2020 Census: 21,767 people
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grand Island have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Grand Island
- Lockport [Niagara County]
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 Queenston. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Queenston.
We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Queenston. See our Newspapers Page for Queenston.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Queenston ...
Looking for more information about Queenston? 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 Queenston, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Queenston.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Ontario
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Queenston. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Province of Ontario: https://www.ontario.ca/
|<1>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around Queenston - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.|
|<2>||Of the area codes for Queenston, area code (289, 365) is an overlay.|
|<3>||The Canadian Postal Code consists of 6 characters, where the first three characters are the 'Forward Sortation Area (FSA)', with the last three characters being the 'Local Delivery Unit (LDU)'. In the case of Queenston, we provide only the FSA and not the LDU. The Canadian Postal Codes were created as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. So keep in mind that any given Postal Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Queenston). The boundaries of the Postal Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other Postal Codes. When looking for a Postal Code, whether Queenston or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.|
|<4>||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- Queenston) 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 Queenston. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from QueenstonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Queenston. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.1657, Longitude: -79.0553 |
|<5>||While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.|
|<6>||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.|