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Welcome to Irvington ...

The village of Irvington is located in Westchester County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Irvington has a population of 6,475 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Irvington is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Websites for Irvington ...

Official Website:   www.ci.irvington.ny.us/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.westchester.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Irvington had an population of 6,475 people. This is an increase of 0.86% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.35% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Irvington had a population of 6,420 people. This makes Irvington the county's 40th most populous community.

The population of Irvington represents 0.03% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 387th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 6,420 people, the population of Irvington decreased 3.18% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 6,631 people).

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

Communities Also Named Irvington ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 20 communities that are also named Irvington - they are located in Alabama (2), California, Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Nebraska, New Jersey, Ohio (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Irvington ...

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

  • Bronx [Bronx County]
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    • Bronx [Bronx County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Irvington
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,385,108 people
    • Bronx has also been known as:
    • Bronx
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bronx
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bronx<6>
  • North Hempstead [Nassau County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Hempstead
    • North Hempstead [Nassau County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Irvington
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 230,379 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Hempstead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Hempstead
  • Yonkers [Westchester County]
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    • Yonkers [Westchester County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Irvington
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 200,040 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yonkers
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yonkers<6>
  • Paterson [Passaic County]
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    • Paterson [Passaic County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Irvington
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 144,801 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paterson
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ramapo [Rockland County]
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      • Ramapo [Rockland County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Irvington
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 138,356 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ramapo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ramapo
    • Stamford [Fairfield County]
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      • Stamford [Fairfield County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Irvington
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 131,397 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stamford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stamford<6>
    • Stamford [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stamford
      • Stamford [Fairfield County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Irvington
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 131,397 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stamford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stamford
    • Clarkstown [Rockland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarkstown
      • Clarkstown [Rockland County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Irvington
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 86,000 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarkstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarkstown
    • Clifton [Passaic County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clifton
      • Clifton [Passaic County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Irvington
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 85,025 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clifton
    • New Rochelle [Westchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Rochelle
      • New Rochelle [Westchester County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Irvington
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 80,973 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Rochelle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Rochelle<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 Irvington. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Irvington.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Irvington ...

Looking for more information about Irvington? 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 Irvington, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Irvington.

Adding Irvington to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Irvington 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 Irvington was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Irvington: www.ci.irvington.ny.us/

The official website for Westchester County: www.westchestergov.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 Westchester, 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 Irvington.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Irvington - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Irvington) 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 Irvington. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from IrvingtonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Irvington. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.0349, Longitude: -73.8661       In this case, the coordinates for Irvington 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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