A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Northport, New York
Welcome to Northport ...
The location of Northport has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Northport has a population of 7,273 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Northport.
Northport is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Northport lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Northport had an population of 7,273 people. This is a decrease of 1.73% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.38% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Northport had a population of 7,401 people. This makes Northport the county's 16th most populous community.
The population of Northport represents 0.04% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 326th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 7,401 people, the population of Northport decreased 2.7% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 7,606 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Northport.
Adding Northport to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Northport in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Northport elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Northport on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Northport ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Northport - they are located in Alabama, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Nebraska, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, Tennessee, Washington and Wisconsin (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Northport.
Communities near Northport ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Northport.
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 Northport. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Northport.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Northport. 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 Northport.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Northport. Our list includes 13 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Northport.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Northport ...
Looking for more information about Northport? 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 Northport, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Northport.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Northport. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Suffolk County: www.co.suffolk.ny.us/
The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/
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This page was last modified: 08 Apr 2021