Gaines Orleans County, New York

Gaines: Town in Orleans County, New York, United States

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Location of Gaines on New York map.


Gaines is a town located in the county of Orleans in the U.S. state of New York. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,378 and a population density of 98 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 3,148 inhabitants.


Gaines is located at 43°17'6"N 78°12'55"W (43.2850600, -78.2153000).

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Gaines Quick Facts

Population : 3,148 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : New York (United States)
County : Orleans County
Area : 34.46 km2
Altitude : 430 feet / 131 meters
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 06:02:18 (8th May 2021)
Density : 91 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -7.31% (2010-2019)


According to census records, the population of Gaines decreased by 7.31% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,378 - census
2011 3,344 -1.02% estimation process
2012 3,318 -0.78% estimation process
2013 3,293 -0.76% estimation process
2014 3,267 -0.8% estimation process
2015 3,233 -1.05% estimation process
2016 3,214 -0.59% estimation process
2017 3,177 -1.16% estimation process
2018 3,167 -0.32% estimation process
2019 3,148 -0.6% estimation process

People born in Gaines (2)

People born in Gaines, including surgeon John Henry Beech, ornithologist Frank H. Lattin, you can see a list of people who born in Gaines.


College & universities near Gaines

Code Name City ZIP
196121 SUNY College at Brockport Brockport (NY) 14420-2919
431196 Genesee Valley BOCES-Practical Nursing Program Batavia (NY) 14020
191339 Genesee Community College Batavia (NY) 14020
194958 Roberts Wesleyan College Rochester (NY) 14624
439817 Northeastern Seminary Rochester (NY) 14624

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Gaines

Code Name Address Type
ROC Louise M. Slaughter Rochester Station 320 Central Avenue RAIL
BUF Buffalo–Depew station 55 Dick Road RAIL
NFL Niagara Falls Station and Customhouse Interpretive Center 27th St. and Lockport Rd. RAIL
BFX Buffalo–Exchange Street 75 Exchange Street RAIL

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Orleans County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Orleans County , NY.

City Name Population Title
Kent 13,162 Town in Putnam County, New York, United States
Ridgeway 6,329 Town of New York, United States
Albion 5,735 Town in Orleans County, New York
Medina 5,656 Village in New York
Murray 4,664 Town in New York, United States
Clarendon 3,471 Human settlement in Orleans County, New York, United States of America
Carlton 2,850 Town in New York, United States
Kendall 2,603 Human settlement in Orleans County, New York, United States of America
Holley 1,683 Human settlement in Orleans County, New York, United States of America
Lyndonville 781 Village in the town of Yates, Orleans County, New York, United States

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Gaines distances to largest New York cities

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