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Welcome to Seneca Falls ...

The Town of Seneca Falls is located in Seneca County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Seneca Falls has a population of 8,622 people<3> (see below for details).

Seneca Falls is 450 feet [137 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Seneca Falls had an population of 8,622 people. This is a decrease of 4.62% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.76% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Seneca Falls had a population of 9,040 people (or 25.64% of the total population of Seneca County). This makes Seneca Falls the county's most populous community.

The population of Seneca Falls represents 0.05% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 269th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 9,040 people, the population of Seneca Falls decreased 3.28% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 9,347 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Seneca Falls.

Communities near Seneca Falls ...

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

  • Auburn [Cayuga County]
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    • Auburn [Cayuga County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Seneca Falls
    • Estimated population in 2019: 26,173 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Auburn<6>
  • Arcadia [Wayne County]
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    • Arcadia [Wayne County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Seneca Falls
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,536 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arcadia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Geneva [Ontario County]
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    • Geneva [Ontario County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Seneca Falls
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,631 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Geneva<6>
  • Newark [Wayne County]
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    • Newark [Wayne County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Seneca Falls
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,836 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newark have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newark<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Waterloo [Seneca County]
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      • Waterloo [Seneca County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Seneca Falls
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,313 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waterloo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Skaneateles [Onondaga County]
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      • Skaneateles [Onondaga County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Seneca Falls
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,174 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Skaneateles have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Phelps [Ontario County]
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      • Phelps [Ontario County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Seneca Falls
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,777 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Phelps have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Lyons [Wayne County]
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      • Lyons [Wayne County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Seneca Falls
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,407 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lyons have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Brutus [Cayuga County]
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      • Brutus [Cayuga County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Seneca Falls
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,239 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brutus have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Romulus [Seneca County]
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      • Romulus [Seneca County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Seneca Falls
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,169 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Romulus have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Seneca Falls. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Seneca Falls.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Seneca Falls ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Seneca County: www.co.seneca.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 Seneca, 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 Seneca Falls.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Seneca Falls - 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- Seneca Falls) 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 Seneca Falls. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Seneca FallsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Seneca Falls. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.9123, Longitude: -76.7902       In this case, the coordinates for Seneca Falls 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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