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Welcome to Barker ...
The village of Barker is located in Niagara County<1>.
The location of Barker has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Barker has a population of 507 people<3> (see below for details).
Barker is 330 feet [101 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Barker lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Barker: (716)
We don't have a date for the establishment of Barker.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Barker had an population of 507 people. This is a decrease of 4.88% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.13% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Barker had a population of 533 people. This makes Barker the county's 20th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 533 people, the population of Barker decreased 7.63% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 577 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Barker.
Communities Also Named Barker ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are two New York communities named Barker: This one is located in Niagara County and the other is located in Broome County.
Beyond New York, there are 19 communities that are also named Barker - they are located in Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Minnesota (2), Montana (3), North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Utah, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Barker.
Communities near Barker ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Barker.
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 Barker. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Barker.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Barker. 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 Barker.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Barker. See our Newspapers Page for Barker.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Barker ...
Looking for more information about Barker? 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 Barker, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Barker.
Adding Barker to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Barker in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Barker was in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Barker.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Barker. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Niagara County: www.niagaracounty.com/
The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 04 Jun 2023