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Welcome to Forestport ...

The Town of Forestport is located in Oneida County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Forestport has a population of 1,528 people<3> (see below for details).

Forestport is 1,420 feet [433 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Forestport: (315)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Forestport had an population of 1,528 people. This is a decrease of 0.46% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 9.69% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Forestport had a population of 1,535 people. This makes Forestport the county's 33rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,535 people, the population of Forestport decreased 9.28% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,692 people).

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

Communities near Forestport ...

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

  • Trenton [Oneida County]
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    • Trenton [Oneida County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Forestport
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trenton came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trenton
  • Trenton [Oneida County]
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    • Trenton [Oneida County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Forestport
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,449 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trenton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trenton
  • Boonville [Oneida County]
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    • Boonville [Oneida County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the west of Forestport
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,446 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Floyd [Oneida County]
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    • Floyd [Oneida County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Forestport
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,743 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Floyd have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Russia [Herkimer County]
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      • Russia [Herkimer County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Forestport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,487 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Russia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Boonville [Oneida County]
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      • Boonville [Oneida County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the west of Forestport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,971 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boonville<7>
    • Western [Oneida County]
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      • Western [Oneida County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Forestport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,912 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Western have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Remsen [Oneida County]
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      • Remsen [Oneida County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Forestport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,872 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Remsen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Remsen
    • Leyden [Lewis County]
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      • Leyden [Lewis County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Forestport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,761 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leyden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • West Turin [Lewis County]
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      • West Turin [Lewis County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Forestport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,479 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Turin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Turin

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Forestport ...

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

Mentions & References for Forestport

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About Oneida County

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

The official website for Oneida County: www.co.oneida.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 Oneida, 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 Forestport.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Forestport - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Forestport) 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 Forestport. 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 ForestportOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Forestport. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.4920, Longitude: -75.1602       In this case, the coordinates for Forestport have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.
<7>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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