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Ames, New York
Welcome to Ames ...
The village of Ames is located in Montgomery County.
The location of Ames has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
When the people of Ames refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Amesite<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Ames has a population of 139 people<3> (see below for details).
Ames is 700 feet [213 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Ames lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Ames lies within the (518) area code.
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Ames had a population of 145 people. This makes Ames the county's 21st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 145 people, the population of Ames decreased 16.18% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 173 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Ames had an population of 139 people. This is a decrease of 4.14% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 19.65% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Ames.
Communities near Ames ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Ames.
Communities Also Named Ames ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Ames - they are located in Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Nebraska, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas (2) and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ames.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Ames:
Websites for Ames ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ames ...
Looking for more information about Ames? 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 Ames, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Ames.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Montgomery County: www.co.montgomery.ny.us/
The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/
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This page was last modified: 06 Feb 2019