Natural Bridge, New York

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Natural Bridge is a hamlet (and census-designated place) in Jefferson County, New York, United States. The population was 392 at the 2000 census. The name is derived from a natural rock formation over a river.

Natural Bridge is in the northeast corner of the Town of Wilna and is east of Watertown.

Natural Bridge Station is a location southeast of the community.

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History

Settlement began in the area around 1815.

Residents of note

  • Joseph Bonaparte, former king of Naples and Spain, lived briefly in the community.

Geography

Natural Bridge is located at 44°4′7″N 75°29′41″W / 44.06861°N 75.49472°W / 44.06861; -75.49472 (44.068527, -75.494749)[1].

According to the United States Census Bureau, the community has a total area of 1.4 square miles (3.6 km²), all land.

Natural Bridge is located on New York State Route 3 southeast of Fort Drum and is at the county line between Jefferson and Lewis County, New York.

The Indian River flows past the community.

Demographics

As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 392 people, 145 households, and 100 families residing in the hamlet. The population density was 281.9 per square mile (108.9/km²). There were 174 housing units at an average density of 125.1/sq mi (48.3/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 95.15% White, 0.26% African American, 2.81% Native American, 0.26% Asian, and 1.53% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.06% of the population.

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