Lorraine (CDP), New York

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Lorraine, New York
Census-designated place
Lorraine is located in New York
Lorraine
Lorraine
Lorraine is located in the US
Lorraine
Lorraine
Coordinates: 43°45′57″N 75°57′33″W / 43.76583°N 75.95917°W / 43.76583; -75.95917Coordinates: 43°45′57″N 75°57′33″W / 43.76583°N 75.95917°W / 43.76583; -75.95917
Country United States
State New York
County Jefferson
Town Lorraine
Area
 • Total 0.48 sq mi (1.25 km2)
 • Land 0.48 sq mi (1.25 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 998 ft (304 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 174
 • Density 360/sq mi (139.1/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code 13659
Area code(s) 315
FIPS code 36-43533
GNIS feature ID 0955999

Lorraine is a hamlet and census-designated place (CDP) in the town of Lorraine in Jefferson County, New York, United States. The population was 174 at the 2010 census,[1] out of 1,037 in the entire town of Lorraine.

Geography[edit]

The hamlet of Lorraine is in southern Jefferson County, northeast of the center of the town of Lorraine. The community sits in the valley of Big Brook on the northwestern edge of the Tug Hill Plateau.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 0.48 square miles (1.25 km2), all of it recorded as land.[1]

Lorraine is at the intersection of County Routes 189, 93, and 92. It is 20 miles (32 km) by highway (or 15 miles (24 km) in a straight line) south of Watertown, the county seat. It is 5 miles (8 km) southeast of Adams via County Route 189.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Census Summary File 1 (G001): Lorraine CDP, New York". American Factfinder. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved October 3, 2018.