Place:Waits, Tioga, New York, United States

Alt namesWaits Settlementsource: Waits M.E. Church Centennial Celebration program.
East Nichols
South Owego
Coordinates42°N 76.25°W
Located inTioga, New York, United States
Also located inOwego (town), Tioga, New York, United States    
Contained Places
Waits Cemetery
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names

Waits is an inhabited place.

Waits is a locality within the general area sometimes referred to as 'East Nichols' or 'South Owego' in the 'town' (aka 'Township') of Nichols, Tioga County, New York. It is north of the New York - Pennsylvania state line.

from the Waits M.E. Church Centiennial Celebration Program (circa 1937):
"One hundred years ago the Waits of today was known as Wait Settlement, which name continued until a post office was established, when the name was changed to Waits."

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