Oswego, New York

Oswego: City in and county seat of Oswego County, New York, United States

About

Oswego is a city located in the county of Oswego in the U.S. state of New York. Its population at the 2010 census was 7,984 and a population density of 272 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 7,240 inhabitants.

The city was created 228 years ago in 1795.

Oswego locator map
Location of Oswego on New York map.

Quick Facts about Oswego

Population : 7,240 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New York (United States)
County : Oswego County
Postal code : 13126
Phone Area Codes : 315
Area : 29.35 km2
Altitude : 285 feet / 87 meters
Capital city : Oswego is capital of Oswego County
Establishment : January 01, 1796 (228 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 22:25:25 (13th July 2024)
Density : 247 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -10.28% (2010-2020)
Market House Oswego NY Nov 08 image
Market House Oswego NY Nov 08
Market House Oswego NY Nov 08 image

Geography

Oswego is located at 43°27'19"N 76°30'38"W (43.4553500, -76.5105000).

Oswego map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Oswego decreased by 10.28% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 7,984 - census
2011 7,933 -0.64% estimation process
2012 7,750 -2.36% estimation process
2013 7,925 2.21% estimation process
2014 7,966 0.51% estimation process
2015 7,856 -1.4% estimation process
2016 7,871 0.19% estimation process
2017 7,786 -1.09% estimation process
2018 7,548 -3.15% estimation process
2019 7,531 -0.23% estimation process
2020 7,240 -4.02% estimation process

Oswego zip code is 13126. County name: Oswego, County fips: 36075

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People born in Oswego (68)

People born in Oswego, including Hollywood screenwriter and film producer Douglas Morrow, heavy metal singer Joey Belladonna, ice hockey player Erik Cole, .

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Schools in Oswego

College & universities near Oswego, NY

Code Name City ZIP
196194 SUNY College at Oswego Oswego (NY) 13126

Stations (5)

Amtrak & bus stations near Oswego, NY

Code Name Address Type
NYF Empire Expo Center 581 State Fair Blvd RAIL
SYR William F. Walsh Regional Transportation Center 131 Alliance Bank Parkway RAIL
ROM Rome station 6599 Martin Street RAIL
ROC Louise M. Slaughter Rochester Station 320 Central Avenue RAIL
UCA Union Station 321 Main St. RAIL

Post offices near Oswego

Post Office Name City ZIP
Osweg Post Office Oswego (NY) 13126

Other places with the same name (3)

  • Oswego , Illinois city in and county seat of Oswego County, New York, United States with a population of 36,696 people.
  • Oswego , Kansas city in Kansas with a population of 297 people.

Other cities in Oswego County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Oswego County , NY. (more)

City Name Population Title
Mount Pleasant 44,542 Town in Westchester county, New York, USA
Hastings 9,160 Town in New York, USA
Scriba 6,461 Human settlement in Oswego County, New York, United States of America
Volney 5,630 Human settlement in Oswego County, New York, United States of America
Richland 5,526 Town in New York, United States
Mexico 5,043 Town in Oswego County, New York
Constantia 4,794 Human settlement in Oswego County, New York, United States of America
West Monroe 4,074 Human settlement in Oswego County, New York, United States of America
Sandy Creek 3,729 Human settlement in Oswego County, New York, United States of America
Palermo 3,499 Human settlement in Oswego County, New York, United States of America
New Haven 2,820 Town in New York
Phoenix 2,225 Village in Oswego County, United States
Pulaski 2,212 Town in Oswego County, New York, United States
Central Square 1,735 City in Oswego County, New York, United States of America
Minetto 1,557 Census-designated place in Oswego County, New York
Fulton 1,341 City in Oswego County, New York, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Oswego distances to largest New York cities