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Welcome to Sodus Point ...

The village of Sodus Point is located in Wayne County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Sodus Point: Sodus Pt.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Sodus Point has a population of 858 people<3> (see below for details).

Sodus Point was established in 1794.

The community of Sodus Point is 260 feet [79 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Sodus Point: (315)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Sodus Point had an population of 858 people. This is a decrease of 4.67% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 26.03% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Sodus Point had a population of 900 people. This makes Sodus Point the county's 23rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 900 people, the population of Sodus Point decreased 22.41% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,160 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Sodus Point.

Communities near Sodus Point ...

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

  • Arcadia [Wayne County]
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    • Arcadia [Wayne County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Sodus Point
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,424 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.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arcadia
  • Ontario [Wayne County]
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    • Ontario [Wayne County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Sodus Point
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,173 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ontario have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ontario
  • Walworth [Wayne County]
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    • Walworth [Wayne County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Sodus Point
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,100 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walworth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walworth
  • Newark [Wayne County]
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    • Newark [Wayne County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Sodus Point
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,750 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.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newark
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newark<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sodus [Wayne County]
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      • Sodus [Wayne County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Sodus Point
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,951 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sodus have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sodus
    • Palmyra [Wayne County]
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      • Palmyra [Wayne County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Sodus Point
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,451 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Palmyra have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palmyra
    • Williamson [Wayne County]
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      • Williamson [Wayne County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Sodus Point
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,688 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Williamson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamson
    • Lyons [Wayne County]
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      • Lyons [Wayne County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Sodus Point
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,335 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lyons
    • Marion [Wayne County]
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      • Marion [Wayne County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Sodus Point
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,533 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marion have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marion
    • Wolcott [Wayne County]
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      • Wolcott [Wayne County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Sodus Point
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,055 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wolcott have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wolcott

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sodus Point ...

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

Adding Sodus Point to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Sodus Point 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 Sodus Point was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Sodus Point on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New York (1897).

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

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

The official website for Wayne County: www.co.wayne.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 Wayne, 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 Sodus Point.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sodus Point - 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' (or 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- Sodus Point) 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 Sodus Point. 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 Sodus PointOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sodus Point. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.2639, Longitude: -76.9952       In this case, the coordinates for Sodus Point 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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