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Welcome to Cold Spring ...
The village of Cold Spring is located in Putnam County<1>.
A typical abbreviation for Cold Spring: Cold Spg. (or less commonly used: Cold Spng. or Cold Sprng.)
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Cold Spring has a population of 1,951 people<2> (see below for details).
Cold Spring is 110 feet [34 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Cold Spring lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The ZIP code for Cold Spring: 10516<4>
We don't have a date for the establishment of Cold Spring.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Cold Spring had an population of 1,951 people. This is a decrease of 3.08% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 1.61% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Cold Spring had a population of 2,013 people. This makes Cold Spring the county's 8th most populous community.
The population of Cold Spring represents 0.01% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 908th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,013 people, the population of Cold Spring increased 1.51% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,983 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Cold Spring.
Communities Also Named Cold Spring ...
While we believe that this Cold Spring is located in Putnam County, we know of another 5 New York communities named Cold Spring. Those communities are located in the following counties: Cattaraugus, Cayuga, Onondaga, Queens and Steuben County.
Beyond New York, there are 39 communities that are also named Cold Spring - they are located in California, Colorado, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts (4), Minnesota, Montana (2), Nevada (2), New Hampshire, New Jersey, Pennsylvania (7), South Carolina (3), Tennessee (3), Vermont, Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Cold Spring.
Communities near Cold Spring ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Cold Spring.
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 Cold Spring. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Cold Spring.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Cold Spring. 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 Cold Spring.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Cold Spring. Our list includes 9 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Cold Spring.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cold Spring ...
Looking for more information about Cold Spring? 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 Cold Spring, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Cold Spring.
Adding Cold Spring to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Cold Spring in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention that we've found for Cold Spring was the Table of U.S. Post Offices in the United States (Jan. 1851).
We also found Cold Spring in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Cold Spring.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Cold Spring. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Putnam County: www.putnamcountyny.com/
The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 26 Mar 2023