St. Regis Falls, New York

St. Regis Falls in Waverly, Franklin County, New York, United States. The population of the CDP was 464 at the 2010 census.[1]

St. Regis Falls, New York
St. Regis Falls is located in New York
St. Regis Falls
St. Regis Falls
Location within the state of New York
Coordinates: 44°40′26″N 74°32′41″W / 44.67389°N 74.54472°W / 44.67389; -74.54472Coordinates: 44°40′26″N 74°32′41″W / 44.67389°N 74.54472°W / 44.67389; -74.54472
CountryUnited States
StateNew York
 • Total1.29 sq mi (3.35 km2)
 • Land1.29 sq mi (3.35 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
1,291 ft (393 m)
 • Total464
 • Density359/sq mi (138.7/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s)518
FIPS code36-64716
GNIS feature ID2628185


St. Regis Falls is located at the north end of the town of Waverly, along the north side of the St. Regis River, a tributary of the St. Lawrence River. The falls for which the community is named are on the river at the west end of town. According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 1.29 square miles (3.35 km2), all of it land.[1]

New York State Route 458 passes through the community, leading west 8 miles (13 km) to Nicholville and southeast 6.5 miles (10.5 km) to Santa Clara. Potsdam is 23 miles (37 km) to the west via Routes 458 and 11B, while Paul Smiths is 26 miles (42 km) to the southeast via Routes 458 and 30.

The northern border of the CDP follows the Waverly/Dickinson town line.

Saint Regis Falls Central School is located in the northern part of the CDP, serving the town of Waverly and surrounding towns.

The marshy area east of the village where the water meets Duane Street (Red Tavern Road) on both sides just before Trim Hill is often referred to as Alligator Alley.


  1. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Census Summary File 1 (G001), St. Regis Falls CDP, New York". American FactFinder. U.S. Census Bureau. Archived from the original on February 13, 2020. Retrieved June 15, 2016.