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Welcome to Arkport ...

The village of Arkport is located in Steuben County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Arkport has a population of 815 people<1> (see below for details).

Arkport was established in 1797.

The community of Arkport is 1,190 feet [363 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Arkport had a population of 844 people. This makes Arkport the county's 39th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 844 people, the population of Arkport increased 1.44% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 832 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Arkport had an population of 815 people. This is a decrease of 3.44% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.04% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Arkport ...

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

Community   2016
Alfred   [Map]   5,084   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Alfred   [Map]   ---   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Bath   [Map]   5,588   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Canisteo   [Map]   3,268   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Dansville   [Map]   4,510   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Hornell   [Map]   8,264   S   5 miles [8 km]

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

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 Arkport. 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 Arkport. 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 Arkport.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arkport ...

Looking for more information about Arkport? 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 Arkport, 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 Arkport.

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) Arkport. 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.

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About Steuben County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Steuben County: www.steubencony.org/

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

Footnotes ...

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

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

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that begins in Arkport. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Arkport) 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 Arkport. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Arkport

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arkport. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.3926, Longitude: -77.6955     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Arkport have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Arkport.