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Welcome to Oakfield ...

The village of Oakfield is located in Genesee County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Oakfield has a population of 1,698 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Oakfield is 760 feet [232 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Oakfield: (585)

The ZIP code for Oakfield: 14125<4>

Websites for Oakfield ...

Official Website:   www.oakfield.govoffice.com/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.geneseeny.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Oakfield had an population of 1,698 people. This is a decrease of 6.34% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.93% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Oakfield had a population of 1,813 people. This makes Oakfield the county's 15th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,813 people, the population of Oakfield has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,805 people).

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

Communities Also Named Oakfield ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two New York communities named Oakfield: This one is located in Genesee County and the other is located in Erie County.

Beyond New York, there are 11 communities that are also named Oakfield - they are located in Georgia, Iowa, Maine, Missouri, Nova Scotia (2), Ohio (2), Tennessee and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Oakfield ...

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

  • Clarence [Erie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarence
    • Clarence [Erie County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Oakfield
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,026 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarence have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarence
  • Batavia [Genesee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Batavia
    • Batavia [Genesee County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Oakfield
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,308 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Batavia have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Batavia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Batavia<7>
  • Sweden [Monroe County]
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    • Sweden [Monroe County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Oakfield
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,895 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sweden have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sweden
  • Alden [Erie County]
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    • Alden [Erie County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Oakfield
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,911 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alden have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alden
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Newstead [Erie County]
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      • Newstead [Erie County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Oakfield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,693 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newstead have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newstead
    • Albion [Orleans County]
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      • Albion [Orleans County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of Oakfield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,944 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Albion have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albion
    • Brockport [Monroe County]
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      • Brockport [Monroe County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Oakfield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,868 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brockport have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brockport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brockport<7>
    • Royalton [Niagara County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Royalton
      • Royalton [Niagara County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Oakfield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,471 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Royalton have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Royalton
    • Le Roy [Genesee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Le Roy
      • Le Roy [Genesee County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Oakfield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,331 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Le Roy have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Le Roy
    • Batavia [Genesee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Batavia
      • Batavia [Genesee County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Oakfield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,861 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Batavia have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Batavia

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Oakfield ...

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

Adding Oakfield to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in New York

About Genesee County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Oakfield: www.oakfield.govoffice.com/

The official website for Genesee County: www.co.genesee.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 Genesee, 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 Oakfield.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Oakfield - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 Oakfield). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Oakfield or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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 from Point A (ie- Oakfield) 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 Oakfield. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from OakfieldOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oakfield. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.0661, Longitude: -78.2707    
<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.
<7>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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