Elma Erie County, New York

Elma: City in New York, United States of America

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Location of Elma on New York map.


Elma is a city located in the county of Erie in the U.S. state of New York. Its population at the 2010 census was 11,317 and a population density of 328 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 11,775 inhabitants.

The city was created 164 years ago in 1856.


Elma is located at 42°51'3"N 78°38'25"W (42.8508900, -78.6403000).


Elma forecast: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. more

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Elma Quick Facts

Population : 11,775 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : New York (United States)
County : Erie County
Postal code : 14059
Phone Area Codes : 716
Area : 34.53 km2
Altitude : 2,851 feet / 869 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1857 (164 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 16:45:27 (2nd August 2021)
Density : 341 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 3.89% (2010-2019)
Weather : 73℉ Mostly Sunny 7-days weather


The population of Elma increased by 3.89% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 11,317 - census
2011 11,368 0.45% estimation process
2012 11,529 1.4% estimation process
2013 11,592 0.54% estimation process
2014 11,683 0.78% estimation process
2015 11,708 0.21% estimation process
2016 11,738 0.26% estimation process
2017 11,731 -0.06% estimation process
2018 11,750 0.16% estimation process
2019 11,775 0.21% estimation process

Elma zip code is 14059. County name: Erie, County fips: 36029

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People born in Elma (1)

American soccer player-coach Otto Orf was born in Elma


College & universities near Elma

Code Name City ZIP
189981 Christ the King Seminary East Aurora (NY) 14052-0607

Stations (7)

Amtrak & bus stations near Elma

Code Name Address Type
BUF Buffalo–Depew station 55 Dick Road RAIL
BFX Buffalo–Exchange Street 75 Exchange Street RAIL
NFL Niagara Falls Station and Customhouse Interpretive Center 27th St. and Lockport Rd. RAIL
DUK Dunkirk, New York 411 Central Ave. BUS
FDN Fredonia, New York 1 State University of New York BUS

Other places with the same name (2)

  • Elma, Washington City in Grays Harbor County, Washington, United States
  • Elma, Iowa human settlement in Howard County, Iowa, United States of America

Other cities in Erie County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Erie County , NY. (more)

City Name Population Title
Buffalo 255,284 County seat city in Erie County, New York, USA
Amherst 126,082 Town in New York, United States
Cheektowaga 85,884 Town in Erie County, New York, United States
Tonawanda 71,675 City in the state of New York, USA
Mount Vernon 67,345 City in Westchester County, New York, United States
West Seneca 45,224 Town in Erie County, New York
Brighton 35,928 Town in Monroe County, New York, USA
Clarence 32,906 Town in Erie County, New York, United States
East Amherst 24,914
Grand Island 21,420 Town in New York
Lackawanna 17,720 City in New York, USA
Kenmore 15,020 City in Erie County, New York, United States of America
Eggertsville 15,019
Depew 15,011 City in Creek County, Oklahoma, United States of America
Lancaster 10,109 Town in Erie County, New York
Hamburg 9,712 Town in Erie County, New York, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Elma distances to largest New York cities

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