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Welcome to Attica ...

The Town of Attica is located in Wyoming County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, the Town of Attica has a population of 7,021 people<3> (see below for details).

Attica is 1,310 feet [399 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Attica: (585)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Attica had an population of 7,021 people. This is a decrease of 8.84% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 16.47% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Attica had a population of 7,702 people (which is 18.27% of the total population of Wyoming County). This makes Attica the county's most populous community.

The population of Attica represents 0.04% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 317th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 7,702 people, the population of Attica increased 27.77% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 6,028 people).

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

Communities near Attica ...

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

  • Batavia [Genesee County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Batavia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Batavia
    • Batavia [Genesee County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Attica
    • Estimated population for 2018: 14,491 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Batavia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Batavia
  • Elma [Erie County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elma have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elma
    • Elma [Erie County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Attica
    • Estimated population for 2018: 11,751 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elma
  • Alden [Erie County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alden
    • Alden [Erie County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Attica
    • Estimated population for 2018: 9,949 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alden
  • Newstead [Erie County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newstead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newstead
    • Newstead [Erie County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Attica
    • Estimated population for 2018: 8,696 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newstead
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Le Roy [Genesee County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Le Roy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Le Roy
      • Le Roy [Genesee County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Attica
      • Estimated population for 2018: 7,298 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Le Roy
    • Batavia [Genesee County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Batavia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Batavia
      • Batavia [Genesee County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Attica
      • Estimated population for 2018: 6,898 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Batavia
    • East Aurora [Erie County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Aurora have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Aurora
      • East Aurora [Erie County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Attica
      • Estimated population for 2018: 6,197 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Aurora
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Aurora
    • Marilla [Erie County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marilla have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marilla
      • Marilla [Erie County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Attica
      • Estimated population for 2018: 5,385 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marilla
    • Warsaw [Wyoming County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warsaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warsaw
      • Warsaw [Wyoming County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Attica
      • Estimated population for 2018: 4,821 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warsaw
    • Perry [Wyoming County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Perry
      • Perry [Wyoming County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Attica
      • Estimated population for 2018: 4,363 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perry

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

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Attica. 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 Attica.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Attica ...

Looking for more information about Attica? 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 Attica, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Attica.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of New York

About Wyoming County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Wyoming, 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 Attica.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Attica - 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 from Point A (ie- Attica) 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 Attica. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Attica

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Attica. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.8317, Longitude: -78.2495       In this case, the coordinates for Attica have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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