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Welcome to Ogdensburg ...

The city of Ogdensburg is located on the Saint Lawrence River/Seaway.

Ogdensburg is located in Saint Lawrence County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Ogdensburg has a population of 10,743 people<1> (see below for details).

The community of Ogdensburg is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Ogdensburg lies within the (315) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ogdensburg had a population of 11,128 people (which is 9.94% of the total population of Saint Lawrence County). This makes Ogdensburg the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Ogdensburg represents 0.06% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 223rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 11,128 people, the population of Ogdensburg decreased 10% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 12,364 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Ogdensburg had an population of 10,743 people. This is a decrease of 3.46% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.11% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Ogdensburg ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2016
Canton   [Map]   11,116   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Canton   [Map]   6,524   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
De Kalb   [Map]   2,378   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
De Peyster   [Map]   1,041   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Lisbon   [Map]   4,064   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Madrid   [Map]   1,678   E   17 miles [27.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Ogdensburg.

Communities Also Named Ogdensburg ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Ogdensburg - they are located in Kansas, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Quebec and Wisconsin.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ogdensburg. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ogdensburg. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ogdensburg. Our list includes 45 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Ogdensburg:

Websites for Ogdensburg ...

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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ogdensburg ...

Looking for more information about Ogdensburg? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Ogdensburg, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Ogdensburg.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Ogdensburg. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ogdensburg.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ogdensburg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Ogdensburg. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ogdensburg) 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 Ogdensburg. 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 Ogdensburg

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ogdensburg. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.7070, Longitude: -75.4702     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ogdensburg have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Ogdensburg.