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Welcome to Farmingdale ...

The village of Farmingdale is located in Nassau County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Farmingdale has a population of 8,978 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Farmingdale is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Websites for Farmingdale ...

Official Website: www.farmingdalevillage.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Farmingdale had an population of 8,978 people. This is an increase of 9.63% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 6.89% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Farmingdale had a population of 8,189 people. This makes Farmingdale the county's 20th most populous community.

The population of Farmingdale represents 0.04% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 297th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 8,189 people, the population of Farmingdale decreased 2.5% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 8,399 people).

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

Communities Also Named Farmingdale ...

While we believe that this Farmingdale is located in Nassau County, we know of another 2 New York communities named Farmingdale. Those communities are located in the following counties: Orange and Queens County.

Beyond New York, there are 11 communities that are also named Farmingdale - they are located in Illinois (2), Maine, New Jersey, South Dakota, Tennessee, Vermont and Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Farmingdale ...

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

  • Hempstead [Nassau County]
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    • Hempstead [Nassau County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Farmingdale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 764,055 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hempstead have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hempstead
  • Islip [Suffolk County]
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    • Islip [Suffolk County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Farmingdale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 328,812 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Islip have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Islip
  • North Hempstead [Nassau County]
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    • North Hempstead [Nassau County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Farmingdale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 230,379 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Hempstead have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Hempstead
  • Babylon [Suffolk County]
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    • Babylon [Suffolk County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Farmingdale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 209,785 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Babylon have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Babylon
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Huntington [Suffolk County]
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      • Huntington [Suffolk County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Farmingdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 200,102 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntington have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntington
    • Smithtown [Suffolk County]
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      • Smithtown [Suffolk County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Farmingdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 115,844 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Smithtown have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smithtown
    • Hempstead [Nassau County]
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      • Hempstead [Nassau County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Farmingdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 54,749 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hempstead
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hempstead<6>
    • Freeport [Nassau County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Freeport
      • Freeport [Nassau County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Farmingdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,705 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Freeport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Freeport<6>
    • Valley Stream [Nassau County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Valley Stream
      • Valley Stream [Nassau County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Farmingdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 37,196 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Valley Stream
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Valley Stream<6>
    • Long Beach [Nassau County]
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      • Long Beach [Nassau County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Farmingdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,303 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Long Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Long Beach
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Long Beach<6>

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Farmingdale. Our list includes 7 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Farmingdale.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Farmingdale ...

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

Adding Farmingdale to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Farmingdale 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 Farmingdale was on a map titled Map of New York (from Rand McNally, 1908).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Farmingdale: www.farmingdalevillage.org/

The official website for Nassau County: www.nassaucountyny.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 Nassau, 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 Farmingdale.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Farmingdale - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Farmingdale) 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 Farmingdale. 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 FarmingdaleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Farmingdale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.7329, Longitude: -73.4459    
<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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