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The location of Alexandria Bay









Welcome to Alexandria Bay ...

The village of Alexandria Bay is located in the Thousand Islands and Saint Lawrence River/Seaway region.

Alexandria Bay is located in Jefferson County.

The location of Alexandria Bay has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Alexandria Bay has a population of 1,057 people<2> (see below for details).

The community of Alexandria Bay is 240 feet [73 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Alexandria Bay is located in the (315) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Alexandria Bay had a population of 1,078 people. This makes Alexandria Bay the county's 30th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,078 people, the population of Alexandria Bay has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,088 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Alexandria Bay had an population of 1,057 people. This is a decrease of 1.95% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.85% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Alexandria Bay.

Communities near Alexandria Bay ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Alexandria Bay and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Antwerp   [Map]   1,812   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Clayton   [Map]   4,899   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Clayton   [Map]   1,875   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Le Ray   [Map]   22,379   S   18 miles [29 km]
Morristown   [Map]   1,912   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Orleans   [Map]   2,763   S   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Alexandria Bay. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alexandria Bay. 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 Alexandria Bay.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alexandria Bay ...

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

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About Jefferson County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Jefferson County: www.co.jefferson.ny.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Alexandria Bay.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alexandria Bay - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Alexandria Bay) 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 Alexandria Bay. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Alexandria Bay

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alexandria Bay. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.3399, Longitude: -75.9160     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Alexandria Bay have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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