About Minerva, New York

Minerva is a town in Essex County, New York, United States. The population was 809 at the 2010 census. The town is named after Minerva, goddess of wisdom.The Town of Minerva is located in the southwest corner of the county. It is 39 miles (63 km) north-northwest of Queensbury, NY, 60 miles (97 km) from Burlington, VT, 66 miles (106 km) south of Plattsburgh, NY, 83 miles (134 km) north of Albany, NY, 118 (190 km) miles south of Montreal, Quebec

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Minerva Facts

  • Population Total: 809
  • Square Miles: 158.6
  • Area Code: 518
  • Elevation: 1499
  • Postal Codes: 12851
  • Timezone: North American Eastern