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Welcome to Stillwater ...

The Town of Stillwater is located in Saratoga County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Stillwater has a population of 8,968 people<3> (see below for details).

Stillwater is 300 feet [91 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Stillwater is located in the (518) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Stillwater had an population of 8,968 people. This is an increase of 8.22% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 19.22% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Stillwater had a population of 8,287 people. This makes Stillwater the county's 10th most populous community.

The population of Stillwater represents 0.04% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 296th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 8,287 people, the population of Stillwater increased 10.17% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 7,522 people).

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

Communities near Stillwater ...

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

  • Colonie
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    • Colonie lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Stillwater.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 82,128 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Colonie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colonie
  • Schenectady
  • Troy
  • Clifton Park
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    • Clifton Park lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Stillwater.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,240 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clifton Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clifton Park
  • Rotterdam
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    • Rotterdam lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Stillwater.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,080 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rotterdam have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rotterdam
  • Glenville
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    • Glenville lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Stillwater.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,287 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glenville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenville
  • Saratoga Springs
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    • Saratoga Springs lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Stillwater.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,287 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saratoga Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saratoga Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saratoga Springs<6>
  • Halfmoon
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    • Halfmoon lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Stillwater.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,769 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Halfmoon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Niskayuna
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    • Niskayuna lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Stillwater.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,330 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Niskayuna have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Milton
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    • Milton lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Stillwater.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,262 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milton

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Stillwater ...

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

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

The official website for Saratoga County: www.co.saratoga.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 Saratoga, 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 Stillwater.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Stillwater - 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 from Point A (ie- Stillwater) 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 Stillwater. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from StillwaterOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stillwater. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.9684, Longitude: -73.6868       In this case, the coordinates for Stillwater 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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