Attica is a town in Wyoming County, New York. The population was 7,702 at the 2010 census. The town is named after a region in Greece. The Town of Attica is on the north border of the county and contains part of a village also named Attica. According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 36.0 square miles (93 km2), of which 35.7 square miles (92 km2) is land and 0.3 square miles (0.78 km2) (0.83%) is water. Tonawanda Creek passes through the northwest part of the town.