Cranberry Lake, New York

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Cranberry Lake
hamlet & CDP
Black Duck Hole, Cranberry Lake
Black Duck Hole, Cranberry Lake
Cranberry Lake is located in New York
Cranberry Lake
Cranberry Lake
Location within the state of New York
Coordinates: 44°13′21″N 074°50′11″W / 44.22250°N 74.83639°W / 44.22250; -74.83639Coordinates: 44°13′21″N 074°50′11″W / 44.22250°N 74.83639°W / 44.22250; -74.83639[1]
Country United States
State New York
County St. Lawrence County
Town Town of Clifton
 • Total 19.713 sq mi (51.06 km2)
 • Land 19.437 sq mi (50.34 km2)
 • Water 0.276 sq mi (0.71 km2)
Elevation[1] 1,489 ft (454 m)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 200
 • Density 10.1/sq mi (3.9/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code[4] 12927
Area code 315
FIPS code[2][5] 36-18817
GNIS feature ID[5] 976196

Cranberry Lake is a hamlet in the eastern part of the Town of Clifton, in St. Lawrence County, New York, United States. It lies along New York State Route 3 on the north shore of Cranberry Lake. The population was 200 at the 2010 census, which lists the community as a census-designated place.[3]

Cranberry Lake, despite being one of the largest lakes in the Adirondacks, has mostly been preserved, because most of the land is owned by the state of New York. Cranberry Lake also has plenty of ponds and mountains which have trails for extensive hiking. For experienced hikers can travel through the Cranberry Lake 50, and 50 mile hike around the Lake.


Cranberry Lake is located at 44°13′21″N 074°50′11″W / 44.22250°N 74.83639°W / 44.22250; -74.83639 (44.2225615, -74.8362986) and its elevation is 1,489 feet (454 m).[1]

According to the 2010 United States Census, the CDP has a total area of 19.713 square miles (51.06 km2), of which 19.437 square miles (50.34 km2) is land and 0.276 square miles (0.71 km2) is water.[2]


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