Grand Island , Erie County, New York

Town in New York

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Grand Island is a city located in the county of Erie in the U.S. state of New York. In the 2010 census it had a population of 20,374 inhabitants and a population density of 612 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 21,420 inhabitants.

The city was created 169 years ago in 1851.

The city has a total area of 12.85 square miles (33.29 km2).

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Grand Island, NY Quick Facts

Population : 21,420 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : New York
County : Erie County
Postal code : 14072
Phone Area Codes : 716
Area : 33.29 km2
Altitude : 591 feet / 180.1 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1852 (169 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 10:28:25 (14th April 2021)
Zip Code : 14072
Density : 643 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 4.88% (2010-2019)

Year Population Method
2010 20,374 census
2011 20,478 estimation process
2012 20,557 estimation process
2013 20,634 estimation process
2014 20,644 estimation process
2015 20,688 estimation process
2016 20,683 estimation process
2017 21,217 estimation process
2018 21,285 estimation process
2019 21,420 estimation process

The population of Grand Island increased by 4.88% in 9 years.

Grand Island, NY zip code is 14072. County name: Erie, County fips: 36029

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People born in Grand Island, NY (5)

Many people were born here, including US tennis player Jimmy Arias, football player Brett Kern, basketball player-coach Carlin Hartman, you can see a list of people who born in Grand Island, NY.

  • Charles N. DeGlopper (United States Army Medal of Honor recipient)
  • Anthony Borelli (Italian ice hockey player (1989-))

Stations (7)

Amtrak & bus stations near Grand Island, NY

Code Name Address Type
NFL Niagara Falls Station and Customhouse Interpretive Center 27th St. and Lockport Rd. RAIL
BFX Buffalo–Exchange Street 75 Exchange Street RAIL
BUF Buffalo–Depew station 55 Dick Road RAIL
DUK Dunkirk, New York 411 Central Ave. BUS
FDN Fredonia, New York 1 State University of New York BUS
JMN Jamestown, New York 111 West Third Street BUS
ROC Louise M. Slaughter Rochester Station 320 Central Avenue RAIL

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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
Lackawanna 17,720 City in New York, USA
Kenmore 15,020 City in Erie County, New York, United States of America
Depew 15,011 City in Creek County, Oklahoma, United States of America
Elma 11,775 City in New York, United States of America
Lancaster 10,109 Town in Erie County, New York
Hamburg 9,712 Town in Erie County, New York, United States
Ellicott 8,274 City in Chautauqua County, New York, United States of America
Boston 8,077 Town in New York, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Grand Island, NY distances to biggest New York cities

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