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Welcome to Saranac ...

The Town of Saranac is located in Clinton County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Saranac has a population of 3,928 people<3> (see below for details).

Saranac is 1,250 feet [381 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Saranac: (518)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Saranac had an population of 3,928 people. This is a decrease of 1.97% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.69% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Saranac had a population of 4,007 people. This makes Saranac the county's 9th most populous community.

The population of Saranac represents 0.02% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 567th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,007 people, the population of Saranac decreased 3.79% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 4,165 people).

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

Communities near Saranac ...

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

  • Plattsburgh [Clinton County]
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    • Plattsburgh [Clinton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Saranac
    • Estimated population in 2019: 19,515 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plattsburgh
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plattsburgh<6>
  • Plattsburgh [Clinton County]
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    • Plattsburgh [Clinton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Saranac
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,949 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plattsburgh have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plattsburgh
  • Peru [Clinton County]
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    • Peru [Clinton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Saranac
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,917 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Peru have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peru
  • Beekmantown [Clinton County]
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    • Beekmantown [Clinton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Saranac
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,476 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.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Schuyler Falls [Clinton County]
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      • Schuyler Falls [Clinton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Saranac
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,088 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Schuyler Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Dannemora [Clinton County]
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      • Dannemora [Clinton County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the north of Saranac
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,468 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dannemora have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dannemora
    • Dannemora [Clinton County]
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      • Dannemora [Clinton County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Saranac
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,524 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dannemora have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dannemora
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dannemora<6>
    • Au Sable [Clinton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Au Sable
      • Au Sable [Clinton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Saranac
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,043 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Au Sable have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Au Sable
    • Altona [Clinton County]
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      • Altona [Clinton County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Saranac
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,926 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
    • Jay [Essex County]
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      • Jay [Essex County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Saranac
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,395 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jay have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jay

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Saranac ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for New York

About Clinton County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Saranac. 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 Saranac.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Saranac - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Saranac) 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 Saranac. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from SaranacOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saranac. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.6539, Longitude: -73.8096       In this case, the coordinates for Saranac 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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