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Welcome to Fort Ann ...

The Town of Fort Ann is located in Washington County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Fort Ann: Ft. Ann

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Fort Ann has a population of 6,000 people<3> (see below for details).

Fort Ann is 260 feet [79 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Fort Ann lies within the (518) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Fort Ann had an population of 6,000 people. This is a decrease of 3.07% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.5% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Fort Ann had a population of 6,190 people (which is 9.79% of the total population of Washington County). This makes Fort Ann the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Fort Ann represents 0.03% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 400th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 6,190 people, the population of Fort Ann decreased 3.54% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 6,417 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Fort Ann.

Communities near Fort Ann ...

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

  • Queensbury [Warren County]
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    • Queensbury [Warren County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Fort Ann
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,273 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Queensbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Queensbury
  • Moreau [Saratoga County]
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    • Moreau [Saratoga County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Fort Ann
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,632 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moreau have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Glens Falls [Warren County]
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    • Glens Falls [Warren County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Fort Ann
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,167 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glens Falls<6>
  • Kingsbury [Washington County]
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    • Kingsbury [Washington County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Fort Ann
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,210 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kingsbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hudson Falls [Washington County]
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      • Hudson Falls [Washington County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Fort Ann
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,988 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hudson Falls<6>
    • Granville [Washington County]
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      • Granville [Washington County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Fort Ann
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,366 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Granville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Fort Edward [Washington County]
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      • Fort Edward [Washington County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Fort Ann
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,040 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fort Edward have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Castleton [Rutland County]
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      • Castleton [Rutland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Fort Ann
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,490 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Castleton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Warrensburg [Warren County]
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      • Warrensburg [Warren County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Fort Ann
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,941 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warrensburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Whitehall [Washington County]
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      • Whitehall [Washington County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Fort Ann
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,889 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whitehall have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Fort Ann. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Fort Ann.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fort Ann ...

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

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

The official website for Washington County: www.co.washington.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 Washington, 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 Fort Ann.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fort Ann - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Fort Ann) 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 Fort Ann. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Fort AnnOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fort Ann. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.4751, Longitude: -73.5018       In this case, the coordinates for Fort Ann 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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