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Welcome to Parma ...

The Town of Parma is located in Monroe County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Parma has a population of 15,726 people<3> (see below for details).

Parma is 320 feet [98 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Parma: (585)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Parma had an population of 15,726 people. This is an increase of 0.59% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 6.1% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Parma had a population of 15,633 people. This makes Parma the county's 13th most populous community.

The population of Parma represents 0.08% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 156th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 15,633 people, the population of Parma increased 5.47% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 14,822 people).

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

Communities near Parma ...

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

  • Rochester [Monroe County]
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    • Rochester [Monroe County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Parma
    • Estimated population in 2019: 205,695 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rochester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rochester<6>
  • Irondequoit [Monroe County]
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    • Irondequoit [Monroe County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Parma
    • Estimated population in 2019: 50,055 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Irondequoit have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Webster [Monroe County]
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    • Webster [Monroe County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Parma
    • Estimated population in 2019: 45,163 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Webster have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Henrietta [Monroe County]
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    • Henrietta [Monroe County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Parma
    • Estimated population in 2019: 43,426 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Henrietta have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Penfield [Monroe County]
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      • Penfield [Monroe County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Parma
      • Estimated population in 2019: 37,301 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Penfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Brighton [Monroe County]
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      • Brighton [Monroe County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Parma
      • Estimated population in 2019: 35,928 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brighton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Pittsford [Monroe County]
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      • Pittsford [Monroe County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Parma
      • Estimated population in 2019: 29,377 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pittsford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Chili [Monroe County]
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      • Chili [Monroe County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Parma
      • Estimated population in 2019: 28,527 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chili have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Gates [Monroe County]
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      • Gates [Monroe County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Parma
      • Estimated population in 2019: 28,251 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Ogden [Monroe County]
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      • Ogden [Monroe County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Parma
      • Estimated population in 2019: 20,531 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ogden 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 Parma. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Parma.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Parma ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Monroe County: www.monroecounty.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 Monroe, 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 Parma.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Parma - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Parma) 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 Parma. 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 ParmaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Parma. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.2609, Longitude: -77.7967       In this case, the coordinates for Parma 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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