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Welcome to Spencer ...
The location of Spencer has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Spencer has a population of 707 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Spencer.
Spencer is 990 feet [302 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Spencer lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Spencer is located in the (607) area code.
Websites for Spencer ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.tiogachamber.com/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Spencer, the following might be of interest:
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Spencer had an population of 707 people. This is a decrease of 6.85% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.28% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Spencer had a population of 759 people. This makes Spencer the county's 14th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 759 people, the population of Spencer increased 3.83% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 731 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Spencer.
Communities Also Named Spencer ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 35 communities that are also named Spencer - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (3), Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi (2), Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, North Carolina (2), Ohio (4), Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Spencer.
Communities near Spencer ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Spencer.
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 Spencer. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Spencer.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Spencer. 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 Spencer.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Spencer. Our list includes 6 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Spencer.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Spencer ...
Looking for more information about Spencer? 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 Spencer, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Spencer.
Adding Spencer to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Spencer in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
The earliest source that we've referenced which mentioned Spencer was the U.S. Post Offices (Jan. 1851).
We also found Spencer the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Spencer.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Spencer. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Tioga County: www.tiogacountyny.com/
The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 01 Feb 2023