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Welcome to Fairport ...

The village of Fairport is located in Monroe County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Fairport has a population of 5,315 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Fairport is 480 feet [146 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Fairport lies within the (585) area code.

The ZIP code for Fairport: 14450<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Fairport had an population of 5,315 people. This is a decrease of 0.71% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.4% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Fairport had a population of 5,353 people. This makes Fairport the county's 24th most populous community.

The population of Fairport represents 0.03% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 449th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,353 people, the population of Fairport decreased 6.74% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 5,740 people).

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

Communities Also Named Fairport ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Fairport - they are located in California, Iowa, Kansas (2), Michigan (2), Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario and Virginia.

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

Communities near Fairport ...

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

  • Rochester [Monroe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rochester
    • Rochester [Monroe County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Fairport
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 205,225 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rochester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rochester<6>
  • Greece [Monroe County]
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    • Greece [Monroe County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Fairport
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 95,285 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greece have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greece
  • Irondequoit [Monroe County]
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    • Irondequoit [Monroe County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Fairport
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 49,747 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Irondequoit have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Irondequoit
  • Webster [Monroe County]
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    • Webster [Monroe County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Fairport
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 45,372 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Webster have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Henrietta [Monroe County]
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      • Henrietta [Monroe County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Fairport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,503 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Henrietta have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Henrietta
    • Brighton [Monroe County]
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      • Brighton [Monroe County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the west of Fairport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,776 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brighton have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brighton
    • Chili [Monroe County]
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      • Chili [Monroe County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Fairport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,639 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chili have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chili
    • Gates [Monroe County]
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      • Gates [Monroe County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Fairport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,259 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gates have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gates
    • Ogden [Monroe County]
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      • Ogden [Monroe County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Fairport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,639 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ogden have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ogden
    • Victor [Ontario County]
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      • Victor [Ontario County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Fairport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,098 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Victor have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Victor

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Fairport. Our list includes 6 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Fairport.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fairport ...

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

Adding Fairport to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in New York

About Monroe County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Monroe County: www.monroecounty.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 Monroe, 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 Fairport.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fairport - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a village (such as Fairport). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Fairport or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Fairport) 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 Fairport. 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 FairportOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fairport. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.0986, Longitude: -77.4420    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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