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Welcome to Amboy ...

The Town of Amboy is located in Oswego County<1>.

The location of Amboy has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Amboy has a population of 1,311 people<3> (see below for details).

Amboy is 660 feet [201 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Amboy is within the (315) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Amboy had an population of 1,311 people. This is an increase of 3.8% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Amboy had a population of 1,263 people. This makes Amboy the county's 25th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,263 people, the population of Amboy decreased 3.73% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,312 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Amboy.

Communities near Amboy ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Amboy.

  • Clay [Onondaga County]
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    • Clay [Onondaga County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Amboy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 59,250 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clay have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Cicero [Onondaga County]
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    • Cicero [Onondaga County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Amboy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 30,721 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cicero have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cicero
  • Sullivan [Madison County]
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    • Sullivan [Madison County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Amboy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,139 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sullivan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sullivan
  • Hastings [Oswego County]
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    • Hastings [Oswego County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Amboy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,192 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hastings have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Schroeppel [Oswego County]
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      • Schroeppel [Oswego County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Amboy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,105 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Schroeppel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • North Syracuse [Onondaga County]
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      • North Syracuse [Onondaga County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Amboy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,628 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Syracuse have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Richland [Oswego County]
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      • Richland [Oswego County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Amboy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,558 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Richland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Vienna [Oneida County]
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      • Vienna [Oneida County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Amboy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,331 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vienna have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Mexico [Oswego County]
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      • Mexico [Oswego County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Amboy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,062 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mexico have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Camden [Oneida County]
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      • Camden [Oneida County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Amboy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,844 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Camden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Camden

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 Amboy. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Amboy.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Amboy. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Amboy.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Amboy. See our Newspapers Page for Amboy.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amboy ...

Looking for more information about Amboy? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Amboy, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Amboy.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Amboy. 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: https://www.ny.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New York's counties, including Oswego, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Amboy.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Amboy - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Amboy) 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 Amboy. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Amboy

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amboy. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.3773, Longitude: -75.9363       In this case, the coordinates for Amboy have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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