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Welcome to Sanford ...

The Town of Sanford is located in Broome County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Sanford has a population of 2,297 people<3> (see below for details).

Sanford is 1,140 feet [347 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Sanford: (607)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Sanford had an population of 2,297 people. This is a decrease of 4.57% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.27% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Sanford had a population of 2,407 people. This makes Sanford the county's 18th most populous community.

The population of Sanford represents 0.01% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 812nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,407 people, the population of Sanford decreased 2.83% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,477 people).

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

Communities near Sanford ...

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

  • Fenton [Broome County]
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    • Fenton [Broome County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Sanford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,174 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fenton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fenton
  • Windsor [Broome County]
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    • Windsor [Broome County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the west of Sanford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,825 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Windsor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windsor
  • Kirkwood [Broome County]
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    • Kirkwood [Broome County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Sanford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,440 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kirkwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kirkwood
  • Sidney [Delaware County]
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    • Sidney [Delaware County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Sanford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,285 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sidney have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sidney
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Conklin [Broome County]
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      • Conklin [Broome County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Sanford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,069 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Conklin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Conklin
    • Walton [Delaware County]
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      • Walton [Delaware County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Sanford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,035 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walton
    • Colesville [Broome County]
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      • Colesville [Broome County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Sanford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,905 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Colesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colesville
    • Sidney [Delaware County]
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      • Sidney [Delaware County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Sanford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,557 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sidney have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sidney
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sidney<6>
    • Bainbridge [Chenango County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bainbridge
      • Bainbridge [Chenango County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Sanford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,131 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bainbridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bainbridge
    • Hancock [Delaware County]
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      • Hancock [Delaware County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Sanford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,967 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hancock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hancock

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sanford ...

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

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About Broome County

About New York

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

The official website for Broome County: www.gobroomecounty.com/

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 Broome, 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 Sanford.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sanford - 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- Sanford) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Sanford. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from SanfordOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sanford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.0929, Longitude: -75.4796       In this case, the coordinates for Sanford 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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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