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Welcome to Claverack ...

The Town of Claverack is located in Columbia County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Claverack has a population of 5,646 people<3> (see below for details).

Claverack is 520 feet [158 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Claverack had an population of 5,646 people. This is a decrease of 6.23% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.8% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Claverack had a population of 6,021 people (or 9.54% of the total population of Columbia County). This makes Claverack the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Claverack represents 0.03% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 406th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 6,021 people, the population of Claverack decreased 5.94% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 6,401 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Claverack.

Communities near Claverack ...

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

  • Saugerties [Ulster County]
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    • Saugerties [Ulster County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Claverack
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,002 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saugerties have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saugerties
  • Catskill [Greene County]
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    • Catskill [Greene County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Claverack
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,337 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Catskill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Catskill
  • Red Hook [Dutchess County]
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    • Red Hook [Dutchess County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Claverack
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,124 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Hook have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red Hook
  • Coxsackie [Greene County]
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    • Coxsackie [Greene County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Claverack
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,334 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coxsackie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coxsackie
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Kinderhook [Columbia County]
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      • Kinderhook [Columbia County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Claverack
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,191 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kinderhook have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kinderhook
    • Great Barrington [Berkshire County]
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      • Great Barrington [Berkshire County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Claverack
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,976 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Great Barrington
    • Cairo [Greene County]
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      • Cairo [Greene County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Claverack
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,420 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cairo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cairo
    • Hudson [Columbia County]
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      • Hudson [Columbia County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Claverack
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,017 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hudson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hudson<6>
    • Ghent [Columbia County]
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      • Ghent [Columbia County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Claverack
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,083 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ghent have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ghent
    • Athens [Greene County]
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      • Athens [Greene County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Claverack
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,946 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Athens have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Athens

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 Claverack. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Claverack.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Claverack. 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 Claverack.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Claverack ...

Looking for more information about Claverack? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Claverack, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Claverack.

Cities, Towns and Villages of New York

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About New York

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

The official website for Columbia County: www.columbiacountyny.com/

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 Columbia, 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 Claverack.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Claverack - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Claverack) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Claverack. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ClaverackOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Claverack. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.2170, Longitude: -73.6798       In this case, the coordinates for Claverack 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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