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Welcome to Perry ...

The village of Perry is located in Wyoming County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Perry has a population of 3,489 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Perry.

Perry is 1,340 feet [408 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Perry: (585)

Websites for Perry ...

Official Website: www.villageofperry.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Perry had an population of 3,489 people. This is a decrease of 5.01% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.56% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Perry had a population of 3,673 people (or 8.71% of the total population of Wyoming County). This makes Perry the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Perry represents 0.02% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 600th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,673 people, the population of Perry decreased 6.89% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,945 people).

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

Communities Also Named Perry ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 39 communities that are also named Perry - they are located in Arkansas, California (2), Florida, Georgia, Illinois (2), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine (2), Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah (2), Vermont, Washington (2) and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Perry ...

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

  • Geneseo [Livingston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Geneseo
    • Geneseo [Livingston County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Perry
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,450 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Geneseo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Geneseo
  • Geneseo [Livingston County]
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    • Geneseo [Livingston County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Perry
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,967 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Geneseo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Geneseo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Geneseo<6>
  • Livonia [Livingston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Livonia
    • Livonia [Livingston County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Perry
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,533 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Livonia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Livonia
  • Le Roy [Genesee County]
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    • Le Roy [Genesee County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Perry
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,331 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Le Roy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Le Roy
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Attica [Wyoming County]
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      • Attica [Wyoming County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Perry
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,852 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Attica have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Attica
    • Avon [Livingston County]
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      • Avon [Livingston County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Perry
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,840 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Avon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Avon
    • North Dansville [Livingston County]
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      • North Dansville [Livingston County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Perry
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,143 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Dansville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Dansville
    • Warsaw [Wyoming County]
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      • Warsaw [Wyoming County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Perry
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,698 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warsaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warsaw
    • Dansville [Livingston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dansville
      • Dansville [Livingston County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Perry
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,334 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dansville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dansville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dansville<6>
    • Le Roy [Genesee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Le Roy
      • Le Roy [Genesee County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Perry
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,233 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Le Roy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Le Roy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Le Roy<6>

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Perry. Our list includes 16 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Perry.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Perry ...

Looking for more information about Perry? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Perry, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Perry.

Adding Perry to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Perry in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Perry was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Perry on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New York (1897).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Perry on our Genealogy Page.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Perry: www.villageofperry.com/

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 Wyoming, 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 Perry.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Perry - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Perry) 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 Perry. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from PerryOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Perry. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.7173, Longitude: -78.0071       In this case, the coordinates for Perry 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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