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Welcome to Clifton Park ...

The Town of Clifton Park is located in Saratoga County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Clifton Park has a population of 36,366 people<3> (see below for details).

Clifton Park is 310 feet [94 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Clifton Park: (518)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Clifton Park had an population of 36,366 people. This is a decrease of 0.92% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 10.22% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Clifton Park had a population of 36,705 people (or 16.71% of the total population of Saratoga County). This makes Clifton Park the county's most populous community.

The population of Clifton Park represents 0.19% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 52nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 36,705 people, the population of Clifton Park increased 11.24% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 32,995 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Clifton Park.

Communities near Clifton Park ...

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

  • Albany [Albany County]
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    • Albany [Albany County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Clifton Park
    • Estimated population in 2019: 96,460 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albany
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albany<6>
  • Colonie [Albany County]
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    • Colonie [Albany County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Clifton Park
    • Estimated population in 2019: 82,798 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Colonie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colonie
  • Schenectady [Schenectady County]
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    • Schenectady [Schenectady County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Clifton Park
    • Estimated population in 2019: 65,273 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Schenectady<6>
  • Troy [Rensselaer County]
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    • Troy [Rensselaer County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Clifton Park
    • Estimated population in 2019: 49,154 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troy<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Guilderland [Albany County]
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      • Guilderland [Albany County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Clifton Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 35,723 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Guilderland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Bethlehem [Albany County]
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      • Bethlehem [Albany County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Clifton Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34,895 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethlehem have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Rotterdam [Schenectady County]
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      • Rotterdam [Schenectady County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Clifton Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 29,973 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rotterdam have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Glenville [Schenectady County]
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      • Glenville [Schenectady County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the west of Clifton Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 29,271 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glenville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Saratoga Springs [Saratoga County]
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      • Saratoga Springs [Saratoga County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Clifton Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 28,212 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saratoga Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saratoga Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saratoga Springs<6>
    • Milton [Saratoga County]
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      • Milton [Saratoga County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Clifton Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 19,367 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Clifton Park. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Clifton Park.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Clifton Park ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of New York

About Saratoga County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Saratoga County: www.co.saratoga.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 Saratoga, 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 Clifton Park.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Clifton Park - 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- Clifton Park) 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 Clifton Park. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Clifton ParkOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Clifton Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.8587, Longitude: -73.8218       In this case, the coordinates for Clifton Park 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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