A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Rye, New York
Welcome to Rye ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Rye has a population of 15,695 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Rye.
Rye is near sea level<3>.
Time Zone: Rye lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Websites for Rye ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.westchester.org/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Rye, the following might be of interest:
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Rye had an population of 15,695 people. This is a decrease of 0.16% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.95% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Rye had a population of 15,720 people. This makes Rye the county's 24th most populous community.
The population of Rye represents 0.08% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 154th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 15,720 people, the population of Rye increased 5.12% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 14,955 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Rye.
Adding Rye to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Rye in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Rye elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Rye on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Rye ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Rye - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri, New Hampshire, Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), Texas (3) and Washington (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Rye.
Communities near Rye ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Rye.
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 Rye. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Rye.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Rye. 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 Rye.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Rye. See our Newspapers Page for Rye.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rye ...
Looking for more information about Rye? 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 Rye, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Rye.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rye. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Westchester County: www.westchestergov.com/
The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/
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This page was last modified: 13 Apr 2021