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Town of Willsboro, New York

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Welcome to Willsboro ...

The Town of Willsboro is located in Essex County.

The location of Willsboro has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, the Town of Willsboro has a population of 2,020 people<2> (see below for details).

Willsboro is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Willsboro is within the (518) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Willsboro had a population of 2,025 people (or 5.14% of the total population of Essex County). This makes Willsboro the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of Willsboro represents 0.01% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 903rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,025 people, the population of Willsboro increased 6.41% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,903 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Willsboro had an population of 2,020 people. This is a decrease of 0.25% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 6.15% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Willsboro ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017
Peru   [Map]   6,953   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Burlington (VT)   [Map]   42,239   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Colchester (VT)   [Map]   17,287   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Essex Junction (VT)   [Map]   10,691   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Essex (VT)   [Map]   21,519   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Hinesburg (VT)   [Map]   4,554   E   15 miles [24.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Willsboro.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Willsboro. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Willsboro. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Willsboro.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Willsboro:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Willsboro ...

Looking for more information about Willsboro? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Willsboro.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Willsboro - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Willsboro) 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 Willsboro. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Town of Willsboro

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Willsboro. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.3950, Longitude: -73.3896     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Willsboro have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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