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Welcome to Stark ...

The Town of Stark is located in Herkimer County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Stark has a population of 711 people<3> (see below for details).

Stark is 1,280 feet [390 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Stark is within the boundaries of the (315) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Stark had an population of 711 people. This is a decrease of 6.08% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.3% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Stark had a population of 757 people. This makes Stark the county's 26th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 757 people, the population of Stark decreased 1.3% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 767 people).

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

Communities Also Named Stark ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Stark - it's located in Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Stark ...

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

  • German Flatts [Herkimer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for German Flatts
    • German Flatts [Herkimer County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Stark
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,350 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for German Flatts have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on German Flatts
  • Herkimer [Herkimer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Herkimer
    • Herkimer [Herkimer County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Stark
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,556 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Herkimer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Herkimer
  • Ilion [Herkimer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ilion
    • Ilion [Herkimer County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Stark
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,616 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ilion have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ilion
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ilion<6>
  • Herkimer [Herkimer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Herkimer
    • Herkimer [Herkimer County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Stark
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,259 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Herkimer
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Herkimer<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Frankfort [Herkimer County]
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      • Frankfort [Herkimer County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Stark
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,165 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frankfort have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frankfort
    • Little Falls [Herkimer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Little Falls
      • Little Falls [Herkimer County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Stark
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,596 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Little Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Little Falls
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Little Falls<6>
    • Minden [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Minden
      • Minden [Montgomery County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Stark
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,153 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Minden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Minden
    • Otsego [Otsego County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Otsego
      • Otsego [Otsego County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Stark
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,654 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Otsego have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Otsego
    • Canajoharie [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Canajoharie
      • Canajoharie [Montgomery County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Stark
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,578 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Canajoharie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canajoharie
    • Schuyler [Herkimer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Schuyler
      • Schuyler [Herkimer County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Stark
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,294 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Schuyler have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Schuyler

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Stark ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of New York

About Herkimer County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Herkimer County: www.herkimercounty.org/

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 Herkimer, 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 Stark.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Stark - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Stark) 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 Stark. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from StarkOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stark. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.9151, Longitude: -74.8157       In this case, the coordinates for Stark 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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