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Cato, New York
Welcome to Cato ...
The location of Cato has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Cato has a population of 500 people<3> (see below for details).
Cato was established in 1805.
The community of Cato is 450 feet [137 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Cato lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Cato: (315)
Websites for Cato ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.cayugacountychamber.com/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Cato, the following might be of interest:
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Cato had an population of 500 people. This is a decrease of 6.02% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 16.81% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Cato had a population of 532 people. This makes Cato the county's 32nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 532 people, the population of Cato decreased 11.48% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 601 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Cato.
Communities Also Named Cato ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Cato - they are located in Arkansas, Florida, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri (2), Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Cato.
Communities near Cato ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Cato.
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 Cato. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Cato.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Cato. 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 Cato.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Cato. See our Newspapers Page for Cato.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cato ...
Looking for more information about Cato? 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 Cato, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Cato.
Adding Cato to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Cato 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 Cato was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Cato on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New York (1897).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Cato on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Cato. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Cayuga County: www.co.cayuga.ny.us/
The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022