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Welcome to Perinton ...

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

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Perinton has a population of 46,830 people<3> (see below for details).

Perinton is 500 feet [152 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Perinton lies within the (585) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Perinton had an population of 46,830 people. This is an increase of 0.79% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.61% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Perinton had a population of 46,462 people (which is 6.24% of the total population of Monroe County). This makes Perinton the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Perinton represents 0.24% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 39th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 46,462 people, the population of Perinton has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 46,090 people).

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

Communities near Perinton ...

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

  • Rochester
  • Greece
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    • Greece lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Perinton.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 95,285 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greece have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Irondequoit
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    • Irondequoit lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Perinton.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 49,747 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
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    • Webster lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Perinton.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 45,372 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
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    • Henrietta lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Perinton.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,503 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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  • Brighton
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    • Brighton lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the west of Perinton.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,776 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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  • Chili
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    • Chili lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Perinton.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,639 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
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    • Gates lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Perinton.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,259 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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  • Victor
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    • Victor lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the south of Perinton.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,098 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Victor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Farmington
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    • Farmington lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Perinton.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,952 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Farmington 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 Perinton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Perinton.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Perinton ...

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

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Perinton. 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 Perinton.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Perinton - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Perinton) 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 Perinton. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from PerintonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Perinton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.0756, Longitude: -77.4250       In this case, the coordinates for Perinton 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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