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Welcome to Canandaigua ...

The Town of Canandaigua is located in Ontario County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Canandaigua has a population of 11,302 people<3> (see below for details).

Canandaigua is 990 feet [302 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Canandaigua is located in the (585) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Canandaigua had an population of 11,302 people. This is an increase of 12.79% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 47.76% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Canandaigua had a population of 10,020 people (which is 9.28% of the total population of Ontario County). This makes Canandaigua the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Canandaigua represents 0.05% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 244th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 10,020 people, the population of Canandaigua increased 31% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 7,649 people).

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

Communities near Canandaigua ...

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

  • Perinton [Monroe County]
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    • Perinton [Monroe County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Canandaigua
    • Estimated population in 2019: 46,735 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perinton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Pittsford [Monroe County]
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    • Pittsford [Monroe County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Canandaigua
    • Estimated population in 2019: 29,377 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pittsford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Victor [Ontario County]
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    • Victor [Ontario County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Canandaigua
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,033 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Victor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Farmington [Ontario County]
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    • Farmington [Ontario County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Canandaigua
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,784 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Farmington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Arcadia [Wayne County]
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      • Arcadia [Wayne County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Canandaigua
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,536 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arcadia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Geneva [Ontario County]
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      • Geneva [Ontario County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Canandaigua
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,631 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Geneva<6>
    • Mendon [Monroe County]
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      • Mendon [Monroe County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Canandaigua
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,173 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mendon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Manchester [Ontario County]
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      • Manchester [Ontario County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Canandaigua
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,108 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manchester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Macedon [Wayne County]
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      • Macedon [Wayne County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Canandaigua
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,887 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Macedon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Newark [Wayne County]
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      • Newark [Wayne County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Canandaigua
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,836 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newark have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newark
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newark<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Canandaigua ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Ontario County: www.co.ontario.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 Ontario, 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 Canandaigua.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Canandaigua - 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 from Point A (ie- Canandaigua) 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 Canandaigua. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CanandaiguaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Canandaigua. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.8609, Longitude: -77.3150       In this case, the coordinates for Canandaigua 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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