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Welcome to Orchard Park ...

The Town of Orchard Park is located in Erie County<1>.

The location of Orchard Park has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Orchard Park has a population of 29,615 people<3> (see below for details).

Orchard Park is 860 feet [262 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Orchard Park: (716)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Orchard Park had an population of 29,615 people. This is an increase of 1.93% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 7.16% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Orchard Park had a population of 29,054 people. This makes Orchard Park the county's 9th most populous community.

The population of Orchard Park represents 0.15% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 80th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 29,054 people, the population of Orchard Park increased 5.13% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 27,637 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Orchard Park.

Communities near Orchard Park ...

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

  • Buffalo [Erie County]
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    • Buffalo [Erie County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Orchard Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 254,479 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buffalo<6>
  • Amherst [Erie County]
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    • Amherst [Erie County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Orchard Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 125,967 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amherst have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Cheektowaga [Erie County]
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    • Cheektowaga [Erie County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Orchard Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 85,452 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cheektowaga have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Tonawanda [Erie County]
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    • Tonawanda [Erie County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Orchard Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 71,291 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tonawanda have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • West Seneca [Erie County]
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      • West Seneca [Erie County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Orchard Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 45,117 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Seneca have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Lancaster [Erie County]
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      • Lancaster [Erie County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Orchard Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,325 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lancaster have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Clarence [Erie County]
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      • Clarence [Erie County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Orchard Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,026 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarence have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Fort Erie
    • Lackawanna [Erie County]
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      • Lackawanna [Erie County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Orchard Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,632 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lackawanna<6>
    • Evans [Erie County]
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      • Evans [Erie County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Orchard Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,998 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Evans have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Orchard Park. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Orchard Park.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Orchard Park ...

Looking for more information about Orchard Park? 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 Orchard Park, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Orchard Park.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in New York

About Erie County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Erie County: www.erie.gov/

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 Erie, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Orchard Park.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Orchard Park - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Orchard Park) 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 Orchard Park. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Orchard ParkOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Orchard Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.7509, Longitude: -78.7475       In this case, the coordinates for Orchard Park have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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