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Welcome to Blasdell ...

The village of Blasdell is located in Erie County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Blasdell has a population of 2,662 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Blasdell.

Blasdell is 590 feet [180 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Blasdell: (716)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Blasdell had an population of 2,662 people. This is an increase of 4.27% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.06% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Blasdell had a population of 2,553 people. This makes Blasdell the county's 39th most populous community.

The population of Blasdell represents 0.01% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 779th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,553 people, the population of Blasdell decreased 6.07% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,718 people).

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

Communities near Blasdell ...

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

  • Buffalo [Erie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buffalo
    • Buffalo [Erie County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Blasdell
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 254,479 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buffalo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buffalo<6>
  • Amherst [Erie County]
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    • Amherst [Erie County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Blasdell
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 125,967 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amherst have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amherst
  • Cheektowaga [Erie County]
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    • Cheektowaga [Erie County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Blasdell
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 85,452 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cheektowaga have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cheektowaga
  • Tonawanda [Erie County]
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    • Tonawanda [Erie County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Blasdell
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 71,291 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tonawanda have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tonawanda
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hamburg [Erie County]
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      • Hamburg [Erie County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the south of Blasdell
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 58,800 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hamburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamburg
    • West Seneca [Erie County]
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      • West Seneca [Erie County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northeast of Blasdell
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 45,117 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Seneca have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Seneca
    • Lancaster [Erie County]
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      • Lancaster [Erie County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Blasdell
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,325 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lancaster have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lancaster
    • Clarence [Erie County]
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      • Clarence [Erie County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Blasdell
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,026 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarence have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarence
    • North Tonawanda [Niagara County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Tonawanda
      • North Tonawanda [Niagara County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Blasdell
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,050 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Tonawanda
    • Fort Erie

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blasdell ...

Looking for more information about Blasdell? 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 Blasdell, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Blasdell.

Adding Blasdell to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Blasdell in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Blasdell was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Blasdell on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New York (1897).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Blasdell on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for New York

About Erie County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Erie County: www.erie.gov/

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 Erie, 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 Blasdell.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Blasdell - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Blasdell) 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 Blasdell. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BlasdellOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blasdell. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.7965, Longitude: -78.8325       In this case, the coordinates for Blasdell have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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