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Welcome to Rouses Point ...

The village of Rouses Point is located in the Adirondacks.

Rouses Point is located in Clinton County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Rouses Point: Rouses Pt.

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Rouses Point for more information about variations on the name of Rouses Point.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Rouses Point has a population of 2,122 people<3> (see below for details).

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

The community of Rouses Point is 110 feet [34 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Rouses Point is located in the (518) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Rouses Point had an population of 2,122 people. This is a decrease of 3.94% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.81% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Rouses Point had a population of 2,209 people. This makes Rouses Point the county's 14th most populous community.

The population of Rouses Point represents 0.01% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 855th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,209 people, the population of Rouses Point decreased 2.99% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,277 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Rouses Point.

Adding Rouses Point to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Rouses Point 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 Rouses Point was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities near Rouses Point ...

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

  • Saint Albans [Franklin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Albans
    • Saint Albans [Franklin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Rouses Point
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,799 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Albans
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Albans<6>
  • Swanton [Franklin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Swanton
    • Swanton [Franklin County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Rouses Point
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,574 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Swanton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Swanton
  • Saint Albans [Franklin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Albans
    • Saint Albans [Franklin County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Rouses Point
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,540 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Albans have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Albans
  • Beekmantown [Clinton County]
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    • Beekmantown [Clinton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Rouses Point
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,441 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beekmantown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beekmantown
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Chazy [Clinton County]
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      • Chazy [Clinton County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Rouses Point
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,114 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chazy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chazy
    • Highgate [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Highgate
      • Highgate [Franklin County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Rouses Point
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,664 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Highgate have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Highgate
    • Mooers [Clinton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mooers
      • Mooers [Clinton County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Rouses Point
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,555 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mooers have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mooers
    • Napierville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Napierville
      • Napierville lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Rouses Point
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Napierville came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<7>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Napierville
    • Altona [Clinton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Altona
      • Altona [Clinton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Rouses Point
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,845 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Altona have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Altona
    • Lacolle
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lacolle
      • Lacolle lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Rouses Point
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lacolle came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<7>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lacolle

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Rouses Point. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Rouses Point.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rouses Point ...

Looking for more information about Rouses Point? 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 Rouses Point, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Rouses Point.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Clinton County: www.co.clinton.ny.us/

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 Clinton, 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 Rouses Point.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Rouses Point - 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- Rouses Point) 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 Rouses Point. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Rouses PointOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rouses Point. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.9912, Longitude: -73.3653       In this case, the coordinates for Rouses Point 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.
<7>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.






















 

 

 

 

 


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