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Welcome to Friendship ...

The Town of Friendship is located in Allegany County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Friendship has a population of 1,869 people<3> (see below for details).

Friendship is 1,670 feet [509 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Friendship had an population of 1,869 people. This is a decrease of 6.74% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.01% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Friendship had a population of 2,004 people. This makes Friendship the county's 10th most populous community.

The population of Friendship represents 0.01% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 911st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,004 people, the population of Friendship increased 4% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,927 people).

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

Communities Also Named Friendship ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Friendship - it's located in Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Friendship ...

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

  • Olean [Cattaraugus County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Olean
    • Olean [Cattaraugus County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Friendship
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,437 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Olean
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Olean<6>
  • Wellsville [Allegany County]
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    • Wellsville [Allegany County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Friendship
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,919 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wellsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wellsville
  • Alfred [Allegany County]
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    • Alfred [Allegany County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Friendship
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,985 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alfred have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alfred
  • Wellsville [Allegany County]
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    • Wellsville [Allegany County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Friendship
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,375 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wellsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wellsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wellsville<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Alfred [Allegany County]
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      • Alfred [Allegany County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Friendship
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,991 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alfred have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Alfred has also been known as:
      • Alfred village
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alfred<6>
    • Portville [Cattaraugus County]
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      • Portville [Cattaraugus County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Friendship
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,518 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Portville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portville
    • Cuba [Allegany County]
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      • Cuba [Allegany County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Friendship
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,076 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cuba have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cuba
    • Franklinville [Cattaraugus County]
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      • Franklinville [Cattaraugus County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Friendship
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,816 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Franklinville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklinville
    • Caneadea [Allegany County]
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      • Caneadea [Allegany County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Friendship
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,246 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Caneadea have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Caneadea
    • Amity [Allegany County]
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      • Amity [Allegany County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the east of Friendship
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,132 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amity have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amity

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Friendship ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for New York

About Allegany County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Allegany County: www.alleganyco.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 Allegany, 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 Friendship.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Friendship - 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- Friendship) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Friendship. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Friendship

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Friendship. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.2195, Longitude: -78.1317       In this case, the coordinates for Friendship 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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