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Welcome to Fair Haven ...

The village of Fair Haven is located in Cayuga County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Fair Haven: Fair Hvn. (or less commonly used: Fair Havn.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Fair Haven has a population of 718 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Fair Haven.

Fair Haven is 310 feet [94 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Fair Haven: (315)

Websites for Fair Haven ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.cayugacountychamber.com/

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Fair Haven had an population of 718 people. This is a decrease of 3.62% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 18.78% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Fair Haven had a population of 745 people. This makes Fair Haven the county's 29th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 745 people, the population of Fair Haven decreased 15.72% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 884 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Fair Haven.

Communities Also Named Fair Haven ...

While we believe that this Fair Haven is located in Cayuga County, we know of another 2 New York communities named Fair Haven. Those communities are located in the following counties: Cortland and Orleans County.

Beyond New York, there are 13 communities that are also named Fair Haven - they are located in Connecticut, Illinois, Kansas, Michigan, Missouri, New Jersey, Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Vermont and Virginia.

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

Communities near Fair Haven ...

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

  • Lysander [Onondaga County]
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    • Lysander [Onondaga County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Fair Haven
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,919 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lysander have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lysander
  • Oswego [Oswego County]
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    • Oswego [Oswego County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Fair Haven
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,221 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oswego
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oswego<6>
  • Fulton [Oswego County]
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    • Fulton [Oswego County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Fair Haven
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,020 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fulton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fulton<6>
  • Sodus [Wayne County]
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    • Sodus [Wayne County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Fair Haven
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,951 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sodus have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sodus
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Oswego [Oswego County]
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      • Oswego [Oswego County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Fair Haven
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,240 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oswego have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oswego
    • Scriba [Oswego County]
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      • Scriba [Oswego County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Fair Haven
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,461 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scriba have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Granby [Oswego County]
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      • Granby [Oswego County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Fair Haven
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,408 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Granby have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Granby
    • Volney [Oswego County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Volney
      • Volney [Oswego County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Fair Haven
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,630 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Volney have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Volney
    • Hannibal [Oswego County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hannibal
      • Hannibal [Oswego County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Fair Haven
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,530 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hannibal have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hannibal
    • Wolcott [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wolcott
      • Wolcott [Wayne County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Fair Haven
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,055 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wolcott have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wolcott

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Fair Haven. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Fair Haven.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fair Haven ...

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

Adding Fair Haven to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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

The official website for Cayuga County: www.co.cayuga.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 Cayuga, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Fair Haven.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fair Haven - 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- Fair Haven) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Fair Haven. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Fair HavenOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fair Haven. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.3163, Longitude: -76.7025    
<5>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.
<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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