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Red Creek, New York
Welcome to Red Creek ...
The location of Red Creek has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
A typical abbreviation for Red Creek: Red Crk. (or less commonly used: Red Ck. or Red Cr.)
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Red Creek has a population of 492 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Red Creek.
Red Creek is 350 feet [107 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Red Creek lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Red Creek: (315)
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Red Creek had an population of 492 people. This is a decrease of 7.52% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.57% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Red Creek had a population of 532 people. This makes Red Creek the county's 24th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 532 people, the population of Red Creek increased 2.11% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 521 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Red Creek.
Communities Also Named Red Creek ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two New York communities named Red Creek: This one is located in Wayne County and the other is located in Suffolk County.
Beyond New York, there are 4 communities that are also named Red Creek - they are located in Kansas, Kentucky and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Red Creek.
Communities near Red Creek ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Red Creek.
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 Red Creek. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Red Creek.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Red Creek. 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 Red Creek.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Red Creek. See our Newspapers Page for Red Creek.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Red Creek ...
Looking for more information about Red Creek? 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 Red Creek, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Red Creek.
Adding Red Creek to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Red Creek 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 Red Creek was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Red Creek on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New York (1897).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Red Creek on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Wayne County: www.co.wayne.ny.us/
The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022