A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Rome, New York
Welcome to Rome ...
The city of Rome is located in Oneida County.
The location of Rome has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
When the people of Rome refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Roman<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Rome has a population of 32,473 people<3> (see below for details).
Rome is 440 feet [134 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Rome lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Rome is located in the (315) area code.
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Rome had a population of 33,725 people (or 14.36% of the total population of Oneida County). This makes Rome the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Rome represents 0.17% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 59th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 33,725 people, the population of Rome decreased 3.51% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 34,950 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Rome had an population of 32,473 people. This is a decrease of 3.71% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.09% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Rome.
Communities near Rome ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Rome.
Communities Also Named Rome ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two New York communities named Rome: This one is located in Oneida County and the other is located in Essex County.
Beyond New York, there are 35 communities that are also named Rome - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (3), Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Maine, Michigan, Mississippi (2), Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio (8), Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Rome.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Rome:
Websites for Rome ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rome ...
Looking for more information about Rome? 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 Rome, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Rome.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Rome: www.romenewyork.com/
The official website for Oneida County: www.co.oneida.ny.us/
The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/
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This page was last modified: 11 Mar 2019