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Welcome to Canajoharie ...

The village of Canajoharie is located in Montgomery County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Canajoharie has a population of 2,138 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Canajoharie is 440 feet [134 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Canajoharie lies within the (518) area code.

Websites for Canajoharie ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.montgomerycountyny.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Canajoharie, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Canajoharie had an population of 2,138 people. This is a decrease of 4.08% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.27% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Canajoharie had a population of 2,229 people. This makes Canajoharie the county's 11th most populous community.

The population of Canajoharie represents 0.01% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 852nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,229 people, the population of Canajoharie decreased 1.24% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,257 people).

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

Communities near Canajoharie ...

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

  • Amsterdam [Montgomery County]
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    • Amsterdam [Montgomery County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Canajoharie
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,711 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amsterdam
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Amsterdam<6>
  • Gloversville [Fulton County]
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    • Gloversville [Fulton County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Canajoharie
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,553 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gloversville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gloversville<6>
  • Johnstown [Fulton County]
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    • Johnstown [Fulton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Canajoharie
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,100 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johnstown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johnstown<6>
  • Johnstown [Fulton County]
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    • Johnstown [Fulton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Canajoharie
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,230 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Johnstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johnstown
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cobleskill [Schoharie County]
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      • Cobleskill [Schoharie County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Canajoharie
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,201 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cobleskill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cobleskill
    • Little Falls [Herkimer County]
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      • Little Falls [Herkimer County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Canajoharie
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,596 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Little Falls
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Little Falls<6>
    • Cobleskill [Schoharie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cobleskill
      • Cobleskill [Schoharie County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Canajoharie
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,336 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cobleskill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cobleskill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cobleskill<6>
    • Minden [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Minden
      • Minden [Montgomery County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Canajoharie
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,153 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Minden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Minden
    • Mohawk [Montgomery County]
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      • Mohawk [Montgomery County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Canajoharie
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,754 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mohawk have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mohawk
    • Perth [Fulton County]
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      • Perth [Fulton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Canajoharie
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,444 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perth

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Canajoharie. Our list includes 14 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Canajoharie.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Canajoharie ...

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

Adding Canajoharie to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Canajoharie 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 Canajoharie was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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

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

The official website for Montgomery County: www.co.montgomery.ny.us/

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 Montgomery, 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 Canajoharie.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Canajoharie - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Canajoharie) 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 Canajoharie. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CanajoharieOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Canajoharie. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.8998, Longitude: -74.5699       In this case, the coordinates for Canajoharie 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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