Location

View of Sodus Point

Sodus Point has a total area of 1.5 square miles (3.9 km²), of which, 1.5 square miles (3.9 km²) of it is land and 0.67% is water.

(Navigation:

Sodus Point is located at 43°16′10″N 76°59′15″W (43.269332, -76.987608)

Hailing in point Sodus Point.– Upbound and downbound vessels shall contact “Seaway Sodus” on VHF-FM channel l 3 when approximately abeam of Point Petre, Ont. After initial contact, vessels shall guard VHF-FM channel 16. )

village-locationThe village is on the shore of Lake Ontario on a point of land on the northwest edge of Sodus Bay, an arm of Lake Ontario. The name “Sodus” reportedly is derived from a native word meaning “gleam on the water.” Another possible origin is the Iroquois “Land of Silver Waters.”

County Road 101 (Lake Road/Lake Avenue) leads into the village from the west. New York State Route 14 has its northern terminus at the village.

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