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Welcome to Tyre ...

The Town of Tyre is located in Seneca County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Tyre has a population of 1,060 people<3> (see below for details).

Tyre is 430 feet [131 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Tyre had an population of 1,060 people. This is an increase of 8.05% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 17.91% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Tyre had a population of 981 people. This makes Tyre the county's 12th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 981 people, the population of Tyre increased 9.12% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 899 people).

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

Communities near Tyre ...

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

  • Auburn [Cayuga County]
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    • Auburn [Cayuga County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Tyre
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,915 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Auburn<6>
  • Arcadia [Wayne County]
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    • Arcadia [Wayne County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Tyre
    • 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.
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  • Geneva [Ontario County]
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    • Geneva [Ontario County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Tyre
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,639 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Geneva<6>
  • Newark [Wayne County]
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    • Newark [Wayne County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Tyre
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,750 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newark<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Seneca Falls [Seneca County]
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      • Seneca Falls [Seneca County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the south of Tyre
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,615 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seneca Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Waterloo [Seneca County]
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      • Waterloo [Seneca County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Tyre
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,305 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waterloo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Skaneateles [Onondaga County]
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      • Skaneateles [Onondaga County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Tyre
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,193 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Skaneateles have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Phelps [Ontario County]
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      • Phelps [Ontario County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Tyre
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,790 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Phelps have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Seneca Falls [Seneca County]
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      • Seneca Falls [Seneca County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the south of Tyre
      • Estimated population in 2012: 6,677 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seneca Falls 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 Seneca Falls<6>
    • Elbridge [Onondaga County]
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      • Elbridge [Onondaga County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Tyre
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,691 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elbridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Tyre. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Tyre.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tyre ...

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

Mentions & References for Tyre

Cities, Towns and Villages of New York

About Seneca County

About New York

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

The official website for Seneca County: www.co.seneca.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 Seneca, 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 Tyre.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tyre - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Tyre) 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 Tyre. 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 TyreOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tyre. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.9837, Longitude: -76.7938       In this case, the coordinates for Tyre 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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