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Census Data for Thornton ...

As far as we can tell, Thornton has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Thornton, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

  • Cherry Creek
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    • Cherry Creek lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the northeast of Thornton.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cherry Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Cherry Creek
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    • Cherry Creek lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the northeast of Thornton.
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 431 people. This represents a 6.51% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 461 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cherry Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cherry Creek<3>
  • Ellington
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ellington
    • Ellington lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the southeast of Thornton.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ellington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Charlotte
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Charlotte
    • Charlotte lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the northwest of Thornton.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Charlotte have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Gerry
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gerry
    • Gerry lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the southwest of Thornton.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gerry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Sinclairville
  • Leon
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    • Leon lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the east of Thornton.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • South Dayton
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    • South Dayton lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Thornton.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Dayton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Dayton<3>
  • Arkwright
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    • Arkwright lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Thornton.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arkwright have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Cassadaga
  • Conewango
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    • Conewango lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the southeast of Thornton.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Conewango have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Poland
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    • Poland lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the south of Thornton.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Poland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Villenova
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Villenova
      • Villenova lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the north of Thornton.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Villenova have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Ellicott
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      • Ellicott lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Thornton.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ellicott have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Falconer
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      • Falconer lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the south of Thornton.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Falconer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Falconer
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Falconer<3>

Chautauqua County ...

Thornton is located in Chautauqua County<4>.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Chautauqua County.

Miscellaneous Information for Thornton ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Chautauqua County or the community of Thornton:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Thornton:
    • GNIS ID for Thornton: 967435
    • GNIS ID for Chautauqua County: 974105
    • GNIS ID for State of New York: 1779796
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Thornton is located in Census Region #1 (the Northeast Region) and Division #2 (the Middle Atlantic Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Thornton.

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

The official website for Chautauqua County: www.co.chautauqua.ny.us/

The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Footnotes ...

<1>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 from Point A (ie- Thornton) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Thornton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.2639, Longitude: -79.1573       In this case, the coordinates for Thornton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>If you're interested in how the shape of New York's counties, including Chautauqua, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.




 

 

 

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