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Welcome to Davenport ...

The Town of Davenport is located in Delaware County<1>.

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

When the people of Davenport refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Davenporter<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Davenport has a population of 2,715 people<4> (see below for details).

Davenport is 1,240 feet [378 m] above sea level.<5>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Davenport had an population of 2,715 people. This is a decrease of 8.43% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.13% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Davenport had a population of 2,965 people (or 6.18% of the total population of Delaware County). This makes Davenport the county's 9th most populous community.

The population of Davenport represents 0.02% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 705th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,965 people, the population of Davenport increased 6.89% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,774 people).

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

Communities near Davenport ...

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

  • Oneonta [Otsego County]
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    • Oneonta [Otsego County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the west of Davenport
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,695 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oneonta have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oneonta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oneonta<7>
  • Oneonta [Otsego County]
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    • Oneonta [Otsego County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the west of Davenport
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,906 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oneonta have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oneonta
  • Delhi [Delaware County]
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    • Delhi [Delaware County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the south of Davenport
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,745 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Delhi have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Delhi [Delaware County]
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    • Delhi [Delaware County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the south of Davenport
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,871 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Delhi have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Delhi<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Otego [Otsego County]
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      • Otego [Otsego County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the west of Davenport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,846 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Otego have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Milford [Otsego County]
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      • Milford [Otsego County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Davenport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,829 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Laurens [Otsego County]
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      • Laurens [Otsego County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Davenport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,268 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laurens have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Franklin [Delaware County]
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      • Franklin [Delaware County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Davenport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,242 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Franklin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Stamford [Delaware County]
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      • Stamford [Delaware County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Davenport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,083 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stamford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stamford
    • Worcester [Otsego County]
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      • Worcester [Otsego County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Davenport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,059 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Worcester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Worcester

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Davenport ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Delaware County: www.co.delaware.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 Delaware, 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>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Davenport refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Davenport may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.
<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Davenport.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Davenport - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>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 from Point A (ie- Davenport) 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 Davenport. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from DavenportOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Davenport. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.4517, Longitude: -74.9082       In this case, the coordinates for Davenport have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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