Lockport, New York

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Lockport is a city in Niagara County, New York, United States. The population was 21,165 at the 2010 census. It is so named from a set of Erie Canal locks (Lock Numbers 34 and 35) within the city.[1] Lockport is the county seat of Niagara County. It is part of the BuffaloNiagara Falls Metropolitan Statistical Area.

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  1. Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. U.S. Government Printing Office. p. 189.