A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada

Arcade, New York

Nearby Census Genealogy
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Other NY

The location of Arcade

Click for Interactive Map

Click for Interactive Map
(GPS coordinates provided by the GNIS)
Click here for an interactive map for Arcade
and the surrounding area.
Learn About
The Commemorative
Quarter for
New York
The Commemorative Quarter for New York

Welcome to Arcade ...

The village of Arcade is located in Wyoming County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Arcade has a population of 1,972 people<1> (see below for details).

Arcade is 1,530 feet [466 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Arcade: (585)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Arcade had a population of 2,071 people. This makes Arcade the county's 12th most populous community.

The population of Arcade represents 0.01% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 896th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,071 people, the population of Arcade increased 2.22% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 2,026 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Arcade had an population of 1,972 people. This is a decrease of 4.78% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.67% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Arcade ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Arcade and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2016
Aurora   [Map]   13,805   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Boston   [Map]   8,060   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Colden   [Map]   3,308   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Concord   [Map]   8,523   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
East Aurora   [Map]   6,198   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Franklinville   [Map]   2,873   S   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Arcade ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Arcade - they are located in California (3), Georgia, Michigan, Texas and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Arcade.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Arcade. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Arcade. 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 Arcade. Our list includes 9 papers.

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

Websites for Arcade ...

Official Website:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arcade ...

Looking for more information about Arcade? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Arcade, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Arcade.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Arcade. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Search for a Community in New York

About Wyoming County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Arcade:

The official website for State of New York:

Footnotes ...

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

- Return to Citation

<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Arcade - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

- Return to Citation

<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from Arcade. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Arcade) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Arcade. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Arcade

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arcade. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.5317, Longitude: -78.4327     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Arcade have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

- Return to Citation

<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

- Return to Citation

For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Arcade.