A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Town of Niagara, New York
Welcome to Niagara ...
The location of Niagara has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
When the people of Niagara refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Niagaran<3>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Niagara has a population of 8,065 people<4> (see below for details).
Niagara is 620 feet [189 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: Niagara lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Niagara is located in the (716) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Niagara had an population of 8,065 people. This is a decrease of 3.74% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.17% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Niagara had a population of 8,378 people. This makes Niagara the county's 8th most populous community.
The population of Niagara represents 0.04% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 293rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 8,378 people, the population of Niagara decreased 6.68% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 8,978 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Niagara.
Communities Also Named Niagara ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Niagara - it's located in Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Niagara.
Communities near Niagara ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Niagara.
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 Niagara. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Niagara.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Niagara. 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 Niagara.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Niagara. See our Newspapers Page for Niagara.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Niagara ...
Looking for more information about Niagara? 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 Niagara, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Niagara.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Niagara. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Niagara County: www.niagaracounty.com/
The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Aug 2022