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Welcome to Webster ...

The village of Webster is located in Monroe County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Webster has a population of 5,688 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Webster.

Webster is 410 feet [125 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Webster is located in the (585) area code.

Websites for Webster ...

Official Website: www.ci.webster.ny.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Webster had an population of 5,688 people. This is an increase of 5.35% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.05% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Webster had a population of 5,399 people. This makes Webster the county's 23rd most populous community.

The population of Webster represents 0.03% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 447th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,399 people, the population of Webster increased 3.51% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 5,216 people).

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

Communities Also Named Webster ...

While we believe that this Webster is located in Monroe County, we know of another 2 New York communities named Webster. Those communities are located in the following counties: Livingston and Madison County.

Beyond New York, there are 50 communities that are also named Webster - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Illinois (2), Indiana (2), Iowa (2), Kansas (2), Kentucky, Maine (2), Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Hampshire (2), North Carolina (2), North Dakota, Ohio (3), Ontario, Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas (2), Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin (3).

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

Communities near Webster ...

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

  • Rochester [Monroe County]
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    • Rochester [Monroe County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Webster
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 205,225 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rochester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rochester<6>
  • Greece [Monroe County]
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    • Greece [Monroe County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Webster
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 95,285 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greece have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greece
  • Irondequoit [Monroe County]
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    • Irondequoit [Monroe County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the west of Webster
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 49,747 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Irondequoit have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Irondequoit
  • Perinton [Monroe County]
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    • Perinton [Monroe County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Webster
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 46,753 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perinton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perinton
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Henrietta [Monroe County]
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      • Henrietta [Monroe County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Webster
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,503 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Henrietta have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Henrietta
    • Brighton [Monroe County]
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      • Brighton [Monroe County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Webster
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,776 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brighton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brighton
    • Pittsford [Monroe County]
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      • Pittsford [Monroe County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Webster
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,317 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pittsford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pittsford
    • Chili [Monroe County]
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      • Chili [Monroe County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Webster
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,639 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chili have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chili
    • Gates [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gates
      • Gates [Monroe County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Webster
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,259 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gates
    • Parma [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parma
      • Parma [Monroe County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Webster
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,753 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parma have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parma

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Webster ...

Looking for more information about Webster? 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 Webster, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Webster.

Adding Webster to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Webster in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Webster was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Webster on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New York (1897).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Webster on our Genealogy Page.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Webster: www.ci.webster.ny.us/

The official website for Monroe County: www.monroecounty.gov/

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 Monroe, 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 Webster.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Webster - 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' (or 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- Webster) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Webster. 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 WebsterOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Webster. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.2151, Longitude: -77.4224       In this case, the coordinates for Webster 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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