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Welcome to Genesee ...

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

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Genesee has a population of 1,599 people<3> (see below for details).

Genesee is 1,900 feet [579 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Genesee had an population of 1,599 people. This is a decrease of 5.55% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.31% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Genesee had a population of 1,693 people. This makes Genesee the county's 13th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,693 people, the population of Genesee decreased 6.1% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,803 people).

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

Communities Also Named Genesee ...

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

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

Communities near Genesee ...

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

  • Olean [Cattaraugus County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Olean
    • Olean [Cattaraugus County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Genesee
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,371 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Olean
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Olean<6>
  • Allegany [Cattaraugus County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allegany
    • Allegany [Cattaraugus County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Genesee
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,512 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Allegany have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allegany
  • Wellsville [Allegany County]
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    • Wellsville [Allegany County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Genesee
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,847 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
  • Wellsville [Allegany County]
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    • Wellsville [Allegany County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Genesee
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,329 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) ...
    • Portville [Cattaraugus County]
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      • Portville [Cattaraugus County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the west of Genesee
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,504 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 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Genesee
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,049 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
    • Amity [Allegany County]
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      • Amity [Allegany County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Genesee
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,060 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
    • Hinsdale [Cattaraugus County]
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      • Hinsdale [Cattaraugus County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Genesee
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,037 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hinsdale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hinsdale
    • Bolivar [Allegany County]
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      • Bolivar [Allegany County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the east of Genesee
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,020 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bolivar have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bolivar
    • Port Allegany [McKean County]
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      • Port Allegany [McKean County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Genesee
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,991 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Allegany have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Allegany
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Allegany<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 Genesee. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Genesee.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Genesee ...

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

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Genesee. 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 Genesee.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Genesee - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Genesee) 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 Genesee. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from GeneseeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Genesee. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.0403, Longitude: -78.2470       In this case, the coordinates for Genesee 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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