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Welcome to Silver Springs ...

The village of Silver Springs is located in Wyoming County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Silver Springs: Silver Spgs. (or less commonly used: Silver Spngs. or Silver Sprngs.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Silver Springs has a population of 731 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Silver Springs.

Silver Springs is 1,410 feet [430 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Silver Springs is located in the (585) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Silver Springs had an population of 731 people. This is a decrease of 6.52% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.39% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Silver Springs had a population of 782 people. This makes Silver Springs the county's 21st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 782 people, the population of Silver Springs decreased 7.35% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 844 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Silver Springs.

Communities Also Named Silver Springs ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two New York communities named Silver Springs: This one is located in Wyoming County and the other is located in Saratoga County.

Beyond New York, there are 20 communities that are also named Silver Springs - they are located in Alaska, Arkansas, Colorado (2), Delaware, Florida (2), Mississippi, Missouri (2), Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Tennessee, Utah and Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Silver Springs.

Communities near Silver Springs ...

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

  • Geneseo [Livingston County]
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    • Geneseo [Livingston County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Silver Springs
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,450 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Geneseo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Geneseo
  • Geneseo [Livingston County]
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    • Geneseo [Livingston County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Silver Springs
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,967 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Geneseo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Geneseo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Geneseo<6>
  • Attica [Wyoming County]
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    • Attica [Wyoming County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Silver Springs
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,852 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Attica have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Attica
  • Warsaw [Wyoming County]
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    • Warsaw [Wyoming County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northwest of Silver Springs
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,698 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warsaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warsaw
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Perry [Wyoming County]
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      • Perry [Wyoming County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Silver Springs
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,351 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perry
    • Mount Morris [Livingston County]
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      • Mount Morris [Livingston County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Silver Springs
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,144 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Morris have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Arcade [Wyoming County]
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      • Arcade [Wyoming County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Silver Springs
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,059 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arcade have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arcade
    • Perry [Wyoming County]
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      • Perry [Wyoming County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northeast of Silver Springs
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,457 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Perry<6>
    • York [Livingston County]
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      • York [Livingston County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Silver Springs
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,192 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for York have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on York
    • Bennington [Wyoming County]
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      • Bennington [Wyoming County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Silver Springs
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,190 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bennington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bennington

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Silver Springs ...

Looking for more information about Silver Springs? 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 Silver Springs, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Silver Springs.

Adding Silver Springs to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Silver Springs in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Silver Springs was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Silver Springs on our Genealogy Page.

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

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 Wyoming, 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 Silver Springs.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Silver Springs - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Silver Springs) 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 Silver Springs. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Silver SpringsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Silver Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.6605, Longitude: -78.0855       In this case, the coordinates for Silver Springs 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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