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Chestnut Ridge, New York
(Rockland County)

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Welcome to Chestnut Ridge ...

The village of Chestnut Ridge is located in Rockland County<1>.

The location of Chestnut Ridge has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Chestnut Ridge: Chestnut Rdg. (or less commonly used: Chestnut Rdge. or Chestnut Ridg.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Chestnut Ridge has a population of 8,035 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Chestnut Ridge.

Chestnut Ridge is 410 feet [125 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Chestnut Ridge lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Chestnut Ridge is located in the (845) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Chestnut Ridge had an population of 8,035 people. This is an increase of 1.5% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.63% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Chestnut Ridge had a population of 7,916 people. This makes Chestnut Ridge the county's 11th most populous community.

The population of Chestnut Ridge represents 0.04% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 306th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 7,916 people, the population of Chestnut Ridge increased 1.11% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 7,829 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Chestnut Ridge.

Communities Also Named Chestnut Ridge ...

While we believe that this Chestnut Ridge is located in Rockland County, we know of another 2 New York communities named Chestnut Ridge. Those communities are located in the following counties: Dutchess and Niagara County.

Beyond New York, there are 19 communities that are also named Chestnut Ridge - they are located in Alabama, Indiana, Maryland (3), Missouri, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee (5) and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Chestnut Ridge.

Communities near Chestnut Ridge ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Chestnut Ridge.

  • Bronx [Bronx County]
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    • Bronx [Bronx County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Chestnut Ridge
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,385,108 people
    • Bronx has also been known as:
    • Bronx
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bronx
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bronx<6>
  • Yonkers [Westchester County]
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    • Yonkers [Westchester County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Chestnut Ridge
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 200,040 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yonkers
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yonkers<6>
  • Paterson [Passaic County]
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    • Paterson [Passaic County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Chestnut Ridge
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 144,801 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paterson
  • Greenburgh [Westchester County]
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    • Greenburgh [Westchester County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Chestnut Ridge
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 90,543 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenburgh have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenburgh
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Clifton [Passaic County]
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      • Clifton [Passaic County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Chestnut Ridge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 85,025 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clifton
    • New Rochelle [Westchester County]
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      • New Rochelle [Westchester County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Chestnut Ridge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 80,973 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Rochelle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Rochelle<6>
    • Passaic [Passaic County]
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      • Passaic [Passaic County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Chestnut Ridge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 69,340 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Passaic
    • Mount Vernon [Westchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Vernon
      • Mount Vernon [Westchester County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Chestnut Ridge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 66,775 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Vernon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Vernon<6>
    • White Plains [Westchester County]
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      • White Plains [Westchester County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Chestnut Ridge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 58,286 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Plains
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Plains<6>
    • Rye [Westchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rye
      • Rye [Westchester County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Chestnut Ridge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 46,100 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rye have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rye

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Chestnut Ridge. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Chestnut Ridge.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Chestnut Ridge. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Chestnut Ridge.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Chestnut Ridge. See our Newspapers Page for Chestnut Ridge.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chestnut Ridge ...

Looking for more information about Chestnut Ridge? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Chestnut Ridge, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Chestnut Ridge.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Chestnut Ridge. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Rockland County: www.co.rockland.ny.us/

The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New York's counties, including Rockland, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Chestnut Ridge.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Chestnut Ridge - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Chestnut Ridge) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Chestnut Ridge. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Chestnut RidgeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chestnut Ridge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.0829, Longitude: -74.0552       In this case, the coordinates for Chestnut Ridge have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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