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Welcome to Manchester ...

The village of Manchester is located in Ontario County<1>.

When the people of Manchester refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Manchesterite<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Manchester has a population of 1,612 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Manchester is 600 feet [183 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Manchester is within the boundaries of the (585) area code.

The ZIP code for Manchester: 14504<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Manchester had an population of 1,612 people. This is a decrease of 5.68% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.29% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Manchester had a population of 1,709 people. This makes Manchester the county's 20th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,709 people, the population of Manchester increased 15.86% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,475 people).

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

Communities Also Named Manchester ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 47 communities that are also named Manchester - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, California (2), Colorado, Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana (3), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina (2), Nova Scotia, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario (2), Pennsylvania (2), South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas (2), Vermont, Virginia (2), Washington and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Manchester ...

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

  • Perinton [Monroe County]
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    • Perinton [Monroe County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Manchester
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 46,753 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perinton have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perinton
  • Penfield [Monroe County]
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    • Penfield [Monroe County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northwest of Manchester
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 37,243 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Penfield have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Penfield
  • Pittsford [Monroe County]
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    • Pittsford [Monroe County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Manchester
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,317 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pittsford have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pittsford
  • Victor [Ontario County]
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    • Victor [Ontario County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the west of Manchester
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,098 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Victor have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Victor
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Farmington [Ontario County]
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      • Farmington [Ontario County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the west of Manchester
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,952 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Farmington have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farmington
    • Arcadia [Wayne County]
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      • Arcadia [Wayne County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Manchester
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,424 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arcadia have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arcadia
    • Geneva [Ontario County]
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      • Geneva [Ontario County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Manchester
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,639 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Geneva
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Geneva<8>
    • Canandaigua [Ontario County]
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      • Canandaigua [Ontario County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Manchester
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,373 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Canandaigua have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canandaigua
    • Ontario [Wayne County]
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      • Ontario [Wayne County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of Manchester
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,173 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ontario have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ontario
    • Canandaigua [Ontario County]
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      • Canandaigua [Ontario County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Manchester
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,152 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Canandaigua have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canandaigua
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Canandaigua<8>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Manchester ...

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

Adding Manchester to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Ontario County: www.co.ontario.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 Ontario, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Manchester refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a village's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Manchester may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Manchester.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Manchester - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a village (such as Manchester). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Manchester or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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- Manchester) 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 Manchester. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ManchesterOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Manchester. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.9696, Longitude: -77.2302    
<7>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.
<8>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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