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Welcome to Eden ...

The Town of Eden is located in Erie County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Eden has a population of 7,614 people<3> (see below for details).

Eden is 980 feet [299 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Eden is within the boundaries of the (716) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Eden had an population of 7,614 people. This is a decrease of 0.96% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.72% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Eden had a population of 7,688 people. This makes Eden the county's 24th most populous community.

The population of Eden represents 0.04% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 318th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 7,688 people, the population of Eden decreased 4.8% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 8,076 people).

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

Communities Also Named Eden ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Eden - they are located in Vermont and Wisconsin (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Eden.

Communities near Eden ...

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

  • Buffalo [Erie County]
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    • Buffalo [Erie County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Eden
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 254,479 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buffalo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buffalo<6>
  • Cheektowaga [Erie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cheektowaga
    • Cheektowaga [Erie County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Eden
    • 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
  • Hamburg [Erie County]
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    • Hamburg [Erie County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Eden
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 58,800 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hamburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamburg
  • West Seneca [Erie County]
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    • West Seneca [Erie County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Eden
    • 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
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Fort Erie
    • Orchard Park [Erie County]
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      • Orchard Park [Erie County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Eden
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,713 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orchard Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orchard Park
    • Lackawanna [Erie County]
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      • Lackawanna [Erie County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Eden
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,632 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lackawanna
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lackawanna<6>
    • Evans [Erie County]
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      • Evans [Erie County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Eden
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,998 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Evans have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Evans
    • Depew [Erie County]
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      • Depew [Erie County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Eden
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,940 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Depew
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Depew<6>
    • Aurora [Erie County]
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      • Aurora [Erie County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Eden
      • 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

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Eden ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Erie County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Erie County: www.erie.gov/

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 Erie, 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 Eden.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Eden - 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 from Point A (ie- Eden) 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 Eden. 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 EdenOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Eden. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.6517, Longitude: -78.8764       In this case, the coordinates for Eden 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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