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Welcome to Fenton ...

The Town of Fenton is located in Broome County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Fenton has a population of 6,227 people<3> (see below for details).

Fenton is 1,370 feet [418 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Fenton: (607)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Fenton had an population of 6,227 people. This is a decrease of 6.7% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 9.87% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Fenton had a population of 6,674 people. This makes Fenton the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of Fenton represents 0.03% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 369th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 6,674 people, the population of Fenton decreased 3.4% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 6,909 people).

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

Communities near Fenton ...

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

  • Union [Broome County]
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    • Union [Broome County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Fenton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 52,724 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Union have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union
  • Binghamton [Broome County]
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    • Binghamton [Broome County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Fenton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 44,399 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Binghamton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Binghamton<6>
  • Vestal [Broome County]
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    • Vestal [Broome County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Fenton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 28,578 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vestal have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vestal
  • Johnson City [Broome County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Johnson City
    • Johnson City [Broome County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Fenton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,161 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johnson City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johnson City<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Endicott [Broome County]
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      • Endicott [Broome County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Fenton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,532 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Endicott<6>
    • Windsor [Broome County]
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      • Windsor [Broome County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Fenton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,886 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Windsor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windsor
    • Kirkwood [Broome County]
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      • Kirkwood [Broome County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Fenton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,479 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kirkwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kirkwood
    • Conklin [Broome County]
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      • Conklin [Broome County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Fenton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,102 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Conklin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Conklin
    • Maine [Broome County]
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      • Maine [Broome County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Fenton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,058 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maine have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maine
    • Greene [Chenango County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greene
      • Greene [Chenango County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Fenton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,016 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greene have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greene

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fenton ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of New York

About Broome County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Broome County: www.gobroomecounty.com/

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 Broome, 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 Fenton.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fenton - 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- Fenton) 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 Fenton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from FentonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fenton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.2076, Longitude: -75.8027       In this case, the coordinates for Fenton 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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