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Batavia is a city in Genesee County.
It is the county seat.
The community was named for a republic of the Netherlands.
[NOTE: This is not the only community in New York named Batavia. For links to other places called Batavia, NY, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Batavia is 42.998N. The longitude is -78.187W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 892 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 15,939.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Batavia demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Genesee County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 14020 ZIP code.
20% of Batavia residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Batavia ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Batavia was $17,737, compared with $21,587 nationally.
19% of Batavia residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.
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Historic districts in Batavia include Genesee County Courthouse Historic District ... View historic districts
Median rent in Batavia, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $438. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $941.
Libraries in Batavia include Richmond Memorial Library ... View libraries
TV stations in Batavia include WPXJ.
Genesee County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Batavia political report.
The average commute time for Batavia workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 5 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Batavia between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 3.1 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
Batavia, NYPros: Right in the middle of two fairly large cities easy ride to anywhere...
Cons: Were growing right know lots of construction,Otherwise a great town for young families.
This is a good place to Be with your family
General info: Batavia,NY
HOUR(or less) FROM buffalo and Rochester
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