Place:Saranac, Clinton, New York, United States

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NameSaranac
TypeTown
Coordinates44.65°N 73.733°W
Located inClinton, New York, United States
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Saranac is a town in Clinton County, New York, United States. The town is on the western border of the county, west of the City of Plattsburgh and is within the Adirondack Park. The population was 4,007 at the 2010 census. The town is named for the Saranac River that flows past the town.

History

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The first settlement occurred around 1802. Saranac was established from the western part of the Town of Plattsburgh in 1824. The iron industry was important in the early history of the town.

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