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Welcome to Palatine ...

The Town of Palatine is located in Montgomery County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Palatine has a population of 3,233 people<3> (see below for details).

Palatine is 770 feet [235 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Palatine lies within the (518) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Palatine had an population of 3,233 people. This is a decrease of 0.22% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.31% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Palatine had a population of 3,240 people (which is 6.45% of the total population of Montgomery County). This makes Palatine the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Palatine represents 0.02% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 667th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,240 people, the population of Palatine increased 5.54% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,070 people).

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

Communities near Palatine ...

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

  • Amsterdam [Montgomery County]
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    • Amsterdam [Montgomery County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Palatine
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,711 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amsterdam
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Amsterdam<6>
  • Gloversville [Fulton County]
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    • Gloversville [Fulton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Palatine
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,553 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gloversville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gloversville<6>
  • Johnstown [Fulton County]
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    • Johnstown [Fulton County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Palatine
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,100 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johnstown<6>
  • Johnstown [Fulton County]
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    • Johnstown [Fulton County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Palatine
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,230 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Johnstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johnstown
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cobleskill [Schoharie County]
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      • Cobleskill [Schoharie County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Palatine
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,201 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cobleskill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Mayfield [Fulton County]
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      • Mayfield [Fulton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Palatine
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,155 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mayfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mayfield
    • Amsterdam [Montgomery County]
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      • Amsterdam [Montgomery County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Palatine
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,019 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amsterdam have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amsterdam
    • Little Falls [Herkimer County]
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      • Little Falls [Herkimer County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Palatine
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,596 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Little Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Little Falls
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Little Falls<6>
    • Cobleskill [Schoharie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cobleskill
      • Cobleskill [Schoharie County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Palatine
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,336 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cobleskill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cobleskill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cobleskill<6>
    • Minden [Montgomery County]
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      • Minden [Montgomery County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the west of Palatine
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,153 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Minden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Minden

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Palatine ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Montgomery County: www.co.montgomery.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 Montgomery, 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 Palatine.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Palatine - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Palatine) 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 Palatine. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from PalatineOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Palatine. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.9415, Longitude: -74.5574       In this case, the coordinates for Palatine 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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