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Welcome to Darien Center ...

Darien Center is located in Genesee County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Darien Center: Darien Ctr. (or less commonly used: Darien Cen., Darien Cent. or Darien Cntr.)

Darien Center is 1,010 feet [308 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Darien Center lies within the (585) area code.

Websites for Darien Center ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.geneseeny.com/

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

Communities near Darien Center ...

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

  • Cheektowaga [Erie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cheektowaga
    • Cheektowaga [Erie County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Darien Center
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 85,452 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cheektowaga have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cheektowaga
  • West Seneca [Erie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Seneca
    • West Seneca [Erie County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Darien Center
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 45,117 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Seneca have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Seneca
  • Lancaster [Erie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lancaster
    • Lancaster [Erie County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Darien Center
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,325 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lancaster have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lancaster
  • Clarence [Erie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarence
    • Clarence [Erie County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Darien Center
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,026 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarence have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarence
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Depew [Erie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Depew
      • Depew [Erie County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Darien Center
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,940 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Depew
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Depew<5>
    • Batavia [Genesee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Batavia
      • Batavia [Genesee County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Darien Center
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,308 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Batavia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Batavia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Batavia<5>
    • Aurora [Erie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aurora
      • Aurora [Erie County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Darien Center
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,783 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aurora have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aurora
    • Elma [Erie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elma
      • Elma [Erie County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Darien Center
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,752 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elma have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elma
    • Lancaster [Erie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lancaster
      • Lancaster [Erie County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Darien Center
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,064 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lancaster
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lancaster<5>
    • Alden [Erie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alden
      • Alden [Erie County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Darien Center
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,911 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alden

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Darien Center ...

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

Adding Darien Center to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of New York

About Genesee County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Genesee County: www.co.genesee.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 Genesee, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Darien Center - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Darien Center) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Darien Center. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.9012, Longitude: -78.3886       In this case, the coordinates for Darien Center have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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