The Town of Gates
Location West of Rochester, in Monroe County, [wikipedia]New York gates.gifTown of Gates, Monroe County, New York
Google map [WWW]Gates
Detailed map (PDF) [WWW]Detailed map of Gates
Geographical Area 15.3 sq. miles
Population 28,400 as of [wikipedia]the 2010 census
Incorporated 1813 (organized in 1797)
Town website [WWW]
Town Hall Gates Town Hall
Wikipedia article [wikipedia]Gates, NY


Once a large community, Gates is one of the smallest towns in Monroe County. It surrendered land for the formation of Greece in the 1800s and had numerous parcels annexed by the City of Rochester over the years. The town was founded as Northampton in 1802, and its name was changed 11 years later in honor of Gen. Horatio Gates ([wikipedia]Wikipedia).

More details available on [WWW]History of Gates

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See Also

* [WWW]Gates Overview & Real Estate Listings from Property Source


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2005-10-19 13:02:34   Gates kind of scares me, esp the town clerks... —RossHattori