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Welcome to Bloomfield ...

The village of Bloomfield is primarily located in Richmond County<1>. A portion of Bloomfield extends into Ontario County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Bloomfield has a population of 1,309 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Bloomfield is near sea level<4>.

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

Websites for Bloomfield ...

Official Website: www.bloomfieldny.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bloomfield had an population of 1,309 people. This is a decrease of 3.82% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.31% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Bloomfield had a population of 1,361 people.

With a 2010 count of 1,361 people, the population of Bloomfield increased 7.42% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,267 people).

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

Communities Also Named Bloomfield ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two New York communities named Bloomfield: This one is located in Richmond County and the other is located in Ontario County.

Beyond New York, there are 52 communities that are also named Bloomfield - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Illinois (4), Indiana (3), Iowa, Kansas (4), Kentucky, Maryland (2), Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri (2), Montana, Nebraska, New Brunswick (2), New Jersey (2), New Mexico, Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio (4), Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), Prince Edward Island, South Dakota, Texas, Vermont, Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Bloomfield ...

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

  • New York [Kings County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New York
    • New York [Kings County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Bloomfield
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,253,213 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New York
  • Newark [Essex County]
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    • Newark [Essex County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Bloomfield
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 282,520 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newark
  • Jersey City [Hudson County]
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    • Jersey City [Hudson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Bloomfield
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 262,664 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jersey City
  • Clifton [Passaic County]
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    • Clifton [Passaic County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Bloomfield
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 85,025 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Passaic [Passaic County]
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      • Passaic [Passaic County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Bloomfield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 69,340 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Passaic
    • Union City [Hudson County]
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      • Union City [Hudson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Bloomfield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 67,137 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union City
    • Bayonne [Hudson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bayonne
      • Bayonne [Hudson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Bloomfield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 65,165 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bayonne
    • East Orange [Essex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Orange
      • East Orange [Essex County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Bloomfield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 64,630 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Orange
    • New Brunswick [Middlesex County]
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      • New Brunswick [Middlesex County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Bloomfield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 56,182 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Brunswick
    • West New York [Hudson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West New York
      • West New York [Hudson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Bloomfield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 53,132 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West New York have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West New York

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bloomfield ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Bloomfield: www.bloomfieldny.org/

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 Richmond, 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 Bloomfield.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bloomfield - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bloomfield) 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 Bloomfield. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BloomfieldOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bloomfield. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6126, Longitude: -74.1782       In this case, the coordinates for Bloomfield have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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