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Welcome to Cayuga ...

The village of Cayuga is located in Cayuga County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Cayuga has a population of 518 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Cayuga is 470 feet [143 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Cayuga: (315)

Websites for Cayuga ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.cayugacountychamber.com/

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Cayuga had an population of 518 people. This is a decrease of 5.65% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.77% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Cayuga had a population of 549 people. This makes Cayuga the county's 31st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 549 people, the population of Cayuga increased 7.86% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 509 people).

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

Communities Also Named Cayuga ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Cayuga - they are located in Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Mississippi, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Ontario, Texas and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Cayuga ...

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

  • Auburn [Cayuga County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Auburn
    • Auburn [Cayuga County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Cayuga
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,915 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Auburn
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Auburn<6>
  • Geneva [Ontario County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Geneva
    • Geneva [Ontario County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Cayuga
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,639 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Geneva
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Geneva<6>
  • Waterloo [Seneca County]
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    • Waterloo [Seneca County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the west of Cayuga
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,305 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waterloo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waterloo
  • Skaneateles [Onondaga County]
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    • Skaneateles [Onondaga County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Cayuga
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,193 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Skaneateles have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Skaneateles
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Phelps [Ontario County]
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      • Phelps [Ontario County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Cayuga
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,790 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Phelps have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Phelps
    • Elbridge [Onondaga County]
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      • Elbridge [Onondaga County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Cayuga
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,691 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elbridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elbridge
    • Lyons [Wayne County]
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      • Lyons [Wayne County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Cayuga
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,335 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lyons have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lyons
    • Waterloo [Seneca County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waterloo
      • Waterloo [Seneca County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Cayuga
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,864 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waterloo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waterloo<6>
    • Brutus [Cayuga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brutus
      • Brutus [Cayuga County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Cayuga
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,211 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brutus have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brutus
    • Romulus [Seneca County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Romulus
      • Romulus [Seneca County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Cayuga
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,169 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Romulus have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Romulus

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cayuga ...

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

Adding Cayuga to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of New York

About Cayuga County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Cayuga. 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/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New York's counties, including Cayuga, 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 Cayuga.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cayuga - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Cayuga) 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 Cayuga. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CayugaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cayuga. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.9191, Longitude: -76.7266       In this case, the coordinates for Cayuga 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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