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East Williston, New York
Welcome to East Williston ...
The location of East Williston has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
A typical abbreviation for East Williston: E. Williston
From the Census Estimates for 2019, East Williston has a population of 2,550 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of East Williston.
East Williston is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: East Williston lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Websites for East Williston ...
Official Website: www.eastwilliston.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, East Williston had an population of 2,550 people. This is a decrease of 0.23% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.88% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, East Williston had a population of 2,556 people. This makes East Williston the county's 43rd most populous community.
The population of East Williston represents 0.01% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 778th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,556 people, the population of East Williston increased 2.12% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,503 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for East Williston.
Communities Also Named East Williston ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two New York communities named East Williston: This one is located in Nassau County and the other is located in Queens County.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for East Williston.
Communities near East Williston ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near East Williston.
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 East Williston. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for East Williston.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of East Williston. 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 East Williston.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around East Williston. See our Newspapers Page for East Williston.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for East Williston ...
Looking for more information about East Williston? 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 East Williston, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for East Williston.
Adding East Williston to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of East Williston 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 East Williston was on a map titled Map of New York (from Rand McNally, 1908).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for East Williston on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for East Williston: www.eastwilliston.org/
The official website for Nassau County: www.nassaucountyny.gov/
The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022