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

The community of Fonda is the Seat for Montgomery County.

Montgomery County was founded in 1772 and was created by taking area from Albany County.

From the Census Estimates for 2019, <1> Montgomery had a population of 49,355 people. This is a decrease of 1.72% since the last Census (which gave a population of 50,219 people in 2010).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Montgomery represented 0.26% of the total population of New York.

Below are some of the communities located in Montgomery County:

  • Ames
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    • Population from the 2020 Census: 139 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ames have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Amsterdam
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    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,019 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amsterdam have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Canajoharie
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    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,126 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Canajoharie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Charleston
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    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,318 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Charleston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Florida
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    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,787 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Florida have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Fonda
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    • Population from the 2020 Census: 750 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fonda have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Fort Johnson
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    • Population from the 2020 Census: 463 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fort Johnson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Fultonville
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    • Population from the 2020 Census: 780 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fultonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Glen
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      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,443 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Hagaman
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      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,263 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hagaman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Minden
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      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,153 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Minden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Mohawk
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      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,754 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mohawk have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Nelliston
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      • Population from the 2020 Census: 568 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nelliston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Palatine
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      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,238 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Palatine have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Palatine Bridge
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      • Population from the 2020 Census: 754 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Palatine Bridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Root
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      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,655 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Root have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Saint Johnsville
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      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,670 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Johnsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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Websites of Interest ...

  • Of Special Interest ...
    • The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.
    • At this time (Dec 2022), GenDisasters website is currently offline due to a hacker attack. Hopefully they will be back soon.

Footnotes ...

<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2010 Census and the next count will be for the 2020 Census.
<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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>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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