Fort Edward Washington County, New York

Fort Edward: Town of New York, United States

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About

Fort Edward is a town located in the county of Washington in the U.S. state of New York. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,375 and a population density of 123 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 3,268 inhabitants.

The town was created 203 years ago in 1817.

Geography

Fort Edward is located at 43°16'1"N 73°35'4"W (43.2670200, -73.5845600).

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Houses in Fort Edward New York

Weather

Fort Edward forecast: A slight chance of rain showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. more

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Fort Edward Quick Facts

Population : 3,268 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : New York (United States)
County : Washington County
Postal code : 12828
Phone Area Codes : 518
Area : 27.41 km2
Altitude : 138 feet / 42 meters
Capital city : Fort Edward is capital of Washington County
Establishment : January 01, 1818 (203 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 11:07:38 (12th June 2021)
Density : 119 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -3.27% (2010-2019)
Weather : 77℉ Slight Chance Rain Showers 7-days weather

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Fort Edward decreased by 3.27% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,375 - census
2011 3,368 -0.21% estimation process
2012 3,363 -0.15% estimation process
2013 3,346 -0.51% estimation process
2014 3,333 -0.39% estimation process
2015 3,322 -0.33% estimation process
2016 3,303 -0.58% estimation process
2017 3,288 -0.46% estimation process
2018 3,271 -0.52% estimation process
2019 3,268 -0.09% estimation process

Fort Edward zip code is 12828. County name: Washington, County fips: 36115

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People born in Fort Edward (6)

People born in Fort Edward, including poet William Bronk, politician Frederick A. Johnson, Major League Baseball player Frank Mountain, you can see a list of people who born in Fort Edward.

  • Lawrence E. Corbett Jr. (American politician)
  • Delia Whitney Norton (American poet, author and Christian Scientist)
  • Leslie Malcolm MacNaughton (American World War I casualty)

Schools

College & universities near Fort Edward

Code Name City ZIP
418029 Washington Saratoga Warren Hamilton Essex BOCES-Practical Nursing Program Hudson Falls (NY) 12839
188438 Adirondack Community College Queensbury (NY) 12804
195526 Skidmore College Saratoga Springs (NY) 12866
196264 SUNY Empire State College Saratoga Springs (NY) 12866-4391
455239 John Paolo's Xtreme Beauty Institute-Goldwell Product Artistry Ballston Spa (NY) 12020

Stations (24)

Amtrak & bus stations near Fort Edward

Code Name Address Type
FED Fort Edward station 70 East St. RAIL
SRK Saratoga Springs, NY 267 Union Avenue BUS
SAR Saratoga Springs station 26 Station Lane RAIL
WHL Whitehall station Main St. and Saunders St. RAIL
FHV Fair Haven, Vermont Depot and Water Sts. RAIL

Other cities in Washington County

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

City Name Population Title
Kingsbury 12,334 Town of the United States
Hudson Falls 7,056 City in Washington County, New York, United States of America
Porter 6,530 Town in Niagara County, New York, United States
Greenwich 4,794 Human settlement in Washington County, New York, United States of America
White Creek 3,281 Human settlement in Washington County, New York, United States of America
Salem 2,633 City in Washington Township, Washington County, Indiana, United States
Whitehall 2,542 Village in the town of Whitehall, Washington County, New York
Granville 2,439 Human settlement in Washington County, New York, United States of America
Easton 2,234 Human settlement in Washington County, New York, United States of America
Hartford 2,193 Town centrally located in Washington County, New York, United States
Cambridge 1,930 Town in New York, United States
Wright 1,467 Town in Schoharie County, New York
Hampton 908 Town in New York
Putnam 576 Human settlement in Washington County, New York, United States of America
Fort Ann 469 Town in Washington County, New York, United States
Argyle 292 Village in New York, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Fort Edward distances to largest New York cities

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