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Welcome to Kings Point ...

The coastal village of Kings Point is located in Nassau County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Kings Point: Kings Pt.

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Kings Point for more information about variations on the name of Kings Point.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Kings Point has a population of 5,292 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Kings Point is near sea level<3>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Kings Point had an population of 5,292 people. This is an increase of 5.73% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.26% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Kings Point had a population of 5,005 people. This makes Kings Point the county's 29th most populous community.

The population of Kings Point represents 0.03% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 477th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,005 people, the population of Kings Point decreased 1.4% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 5,076 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Kings Point.

Communities Also Named Kings Point ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Kings Point - they are located in Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Missouri, Montana, Newfoundland and Labrador, Tennessee and Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Kings Point ...

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

  • New York [New York County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New York
    • New York [New York County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Kings Point
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,253,213 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New York
  • Bronx [Bronx County]
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    • Bronx [Bronx County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the west of Kings Point
    • 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<5>
  • Hempstead [Nassau County]
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    • Hempstead [Nassau County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Kings Point
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 764,055 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hempstead have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hempstead
  • Oyster Bay [Nassau County]
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    • Oyster Bay [Nassau County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Kings Point
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 296,592 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oyster Bay have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oyster Bay
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Jersey City [Hudson County]
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      • Jersey City [Hudson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Kings Point
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 262,664 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jersey City
    • Huntington [Suffolk County]
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      • Huntington [Suffolk County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Kings Point
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 200,102 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntington have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntington
    • Yonkers [Westchester County]
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      • Yonkers [Westchester County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Kings Point
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 200,040 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yonkers
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yonkers<5>
    • Stamford [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stamford
      • Stamford [Fairfield County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Kings Point
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 131,397 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stamford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stamford<5>
    • Greenburgh [Westchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenburgh
      • Greenburgh [Westchester County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Kings Point
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 90,543 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenburgh have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenburgh
    • New Rochelle [Westchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Rochelle
      • New Rochelle [Westchester County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Kings Point
      • 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<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kings Point ...

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

Adding Kings Point to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Kings Point 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 Kings Point was on a map titled Road Map for New York (from Shell Oil, 1956).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of New York

About Nassau County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Nassau County: www.nassaucountyny.gov/

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 Nassau, 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 Kings Point.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Kings Point - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Kings Point) 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 Kings Point. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Kings PointOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kings Point. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8197, Longitude: -73.7350    
<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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