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Welcome to Russia ...

The Town of Russia is located in Herkimer County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Russia has a population of 2,506 people<3> (see below for details).

Russia is 1,320 feet [402 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Russia: (315)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Russia had an population of 2,506 people. This is a decrease of 3.13% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.76% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Russia had a population of 2,587 people. This makes Russia the county's 11th most populous community.

The population of Russia represents 0.01% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 771st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,587 people, the population of Russia increased 4.02% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,487 people).

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

Communities near Russia ...

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

  • Utica [Oneida County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Utica
    • Utica [Oneida County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Russia
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 59,253 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Utica
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Utica<6>
  • New Hartford [Oneida County]
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    • New Hartford [Oneida County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Russia
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,756 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Hartford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Hartford
  • Whitestown [Oneida County]
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    • Whitestown [Oneida County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Russia
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,863 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whitestown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitestown
  • Herkimer [Herkimer County]
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    • Herkimer [Herkimer County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Russia
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,556 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Herkimer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Herkimer
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Marcy [Oneida County]
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      • Marcy [Oneida County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Russia
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,393 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marcy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marcy
    • Herkimer [Herkimer County]
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      • Herkimer [Herkimer County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Russia
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,259 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Herkimer
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Herkimer<6>
    • Frankfort [Herkimer County]
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      • Frankfort [Herkimer County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Russia
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,165 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frankfort have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frankfort
    • Trenton [Oneida County]
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      • Trenton [Oneida County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Russia
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trenton came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<7>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trenton
    • Trenton [Oneida County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trenton
      • Trenton [Oneida County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Russia
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,449 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trenton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trenton
    • Boonville [Oneida County]
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      • Boonville [Oneida County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Russia
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,446 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boonville

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Russia ...

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

Mentions & References for Russia

Visit our Community Index for New York

About Herkimer County

About New York

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

The official website for Herkimer County: www.herkimercounty.org/

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 Herkimer, 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 Russia.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Russia - 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- Russia) 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 Russia. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from RussiaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Russia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.3017, Longitude: -75.0671       In this case, the coordinates for Russia 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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