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Welcome to Buchanan ...

The village of Buchanan is located in Westchester County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Buchanan has a population of 2,232 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Buchanan is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Websites for Buchanan ...

Official Website:   www.villageofbuchanan.org/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.westchester.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Buchanan had an population of 2,232 people (or an increase of 1.96% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Buchanan had a population of 2,230 people. This makes Buchanan the county's 48th most populous community.

The population of Buchanan represents 0.01% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 851st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,230 people, the population of Buchanan increased 1.87% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,189 people).

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

Communities Also Named Buchanan ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 33 communities that are also named Buchanan - they are located in California (3), Colorado (2), Florida, Georgia (3), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska (2), New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota (2), Ohio (3), Ontario, Oregon (2), Pennsylvania, Saskatchewan, Tennessee, Texas (2) and Virginia.

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

Communities near Buchanan ...

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

  • Ramapo [Rockland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ramapo
    • Ramapo [Rockland County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Buchanan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 137,406 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ramapo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ramapo
  • Greenburgh [Westchester County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenburgh
    • Greenburgh [Westchester County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Buchanan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 90,989 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenburgh have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenburgh
  • Clarkstown [Rockland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarkstown
    • Clarkstown [Rockland County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Buchanan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 86,237 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarkstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarkstown
  • White Plains [Westchester County]
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    • White Plains [Westchester County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Buchanan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 58,109 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Plains
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Plains<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Orangetown [Rockland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orangetown
      • Orangetown [Rockland County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Buchanan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 49,833 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orangetown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orangetown
    • Mount Pleasant [Westchester County]
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      • Mount Pleasant [Westchester County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Buchanan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 44,933 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Pleasant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Pleasant
    • Ossining [Westchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ossining
      • Ossining [Westchester County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Buchanan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 37,702 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ossining have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ossining
    • Haverstraw [Rockland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Haverstraw
      • Haverstraw [Rockland County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Buchanan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 37,000 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Haverstraw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Haverstraw
    • Yorktown [Westchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yorktown
      • Yorktown [Westchester County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Buchanan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 36,269 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Yorktown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yorktown
    • Carmel [Putnam County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carmel
      • Carmel [Putnam County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Buchanan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34,106 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carmel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carmel

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Buchanan ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Buchanan: www.villageofbuchanan.org/

The official website for Westchester County: www.westchestergov.com/

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 Westchester, 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 Buchanan.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Buchanan - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Buchanan) 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 Buchanan. 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 BuchananOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Buchanan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.2642, Longitude: -73.9466       In this case, the coordinates for Buchanan 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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