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Welcome to Gloversville ...

The city of Gloversville is located in Fulton County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Gloversville has a population of 14,728 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Gloversville.

Gloversville is 800 feet [244 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Gloversville lies within the (518) area code.

Websites for Gloversville ...

Official Website:   www.cityofgloversville.com/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.fultoncountyny.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Gloversville had an population of 14,728 people. This is a decrease of 5.98% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.44% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Gloversville had a population of 15,665 people (or 28.21% of the total population of Fulton County). This makes Gloversville the county's most populous community.

The population of Gloversville represents 0.08% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 155th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 15,665 people, the population of Gloversville increased 1.63% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 15,413 people).

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

Communities Also Named Gloversville ...

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

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

Communities near Gloversville ...

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

  • Amsterdam [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Amsterdam
    • Amsterdam [Montgomery County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Gloversville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,711 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amsterdam
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Amsterdam<5>
  • Mayfield [Fulton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mayfield
    • Mayfield [Fulton County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Gloversville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,155 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mayfield have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mayfield
  • Amsterdam [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Amsterdam
    • Amsterdam [Montgomery County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Gloversville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,019 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amsterdam have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amsterdam
  • Broadalbin [Fulton County]
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    • Broadalbin [Fulton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Gloversville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,138 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Broadalbin have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Broadalbin
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Charlton [Saratoga County]
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      • Charlton [Saratoga County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Gloversville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,175 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Charlton have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charlton
    • Mohawk [Montgomery County]
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      • Mohawk [Montgomery County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Gloversville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,754 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mohawk have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mohawk
    • Canajoharie [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Canajoharie
      • Canajoharie [Montgomery County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Gloversville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,578 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Canajoharie have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canajoharie
    • Galway [Saratoga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Galway
      • Galway [Saratoga County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Gloversville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,528 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Galway have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Galway
    • Perth [Fulton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Perth
      • Perth [Fulton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Gloversville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,444 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perth have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perth
    • Palatine [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palatine
      • Palatine [Montgomery County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Gloversville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,238 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Palatine have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palatine

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Gloversville. Our list includes 22 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Gloversville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gloversville ...

Looking for more information about Gloversville? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Gloversville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Gloversville.

Adding Gloversville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Gloversville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Gloversville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Gloversville on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New York (1897).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Gloversville on our Genealogy Page.

Mentions & References for Gloversville

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About Fulton County

About New York

The official website for Gloversville: www.cityofgloversville.com/

The official website for Fulton County: www.fulton.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 Fulton, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Gloversville.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Gloversville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Gloversville) 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 Gloversville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from GloversvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gloversville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.0542, Longitude: -74.3389    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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.




 

 

 

 

 


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