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Welcome to Champlain ...

The village of Champlain is located in the Adirondacks.

Champlain is located in Clinton County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Champlain has a population of 1,053 people<3> (see below for details).

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

The community of Champlain is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Champlain lies within the (518) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Champlain had an population of 1,053 people. This is a decrease of 4.36% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.23% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Champlain had a population of 1,101 people. This makes Champlain the county's 18th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,101 people, the population of Champlain decreased 6.14% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,173 people).

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

Adding Champlain to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Communities Also Named Champlain ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Champlain - they are located in New Brunswick, Ontario, Quebec (3) and Virginia.

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

Communities near Champlain ...

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

  • Plattsburgh [Clinton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plattsburgh
    • Plattsburgh [Clinton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Champlain
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,221 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plattsburgh
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plattsburgh<6>
  • Swanton [Franklin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Swanton
    • Swanton [Franklin County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Champlain
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,574 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Swanton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Swanton
  • Saint Albans [Franklin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Albans
    • Saint Albans [Franklin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Champlain
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,540 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Albans have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Albans
  • Saint Remi
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Remi
    • Saint Remi lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Champlain
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Remi came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<7>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Remi
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Beekmantown [Clinton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beekmantown
      • Beekmantown [Clinton County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Champlain
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,441 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beekmantown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beekmantown
    • Chazy [Clinton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chazy
      • Chazy [Clinton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Champlain
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,114 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chazy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chazy
    • Highgate [Franklin County]
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      • Highgate [Franklin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Champlain
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,664 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Highgate have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Highgate
    • Mooers [Clinton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mooers
      • Mooers [Clinton County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Champlain
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,555 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mooers have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mooers
    • Napierville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Napierville
      • Napierville lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Champlain
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Napierville came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<7>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Napierville
    • Altona [Clinton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Altona
      • Altona [Clinton County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Champlain
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,845 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Altona have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Altona

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Champlain. Our list includes 7 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Champlain.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Champlain ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Clinton County: www.co.clinton.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 Clinton, 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 Champlain.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Champlain - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Champlain) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Champlain. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ChamplainOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Champlain. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.9882, Longitude: -73.4411       In this case, the coordinates for Champlain 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.
<7>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.






















 

 

 

 

 


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