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Cornwall-on-Hudson, New York
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Welcome to Cornwall-on-Hudson ...

Cornwall-on-Hudson is located in Orange County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Cornwall-on-Hudson has a population of 2,918 people<3> (see below for details).

Cornwall-on-Hudson is 350 feet [107 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Cornwall-on-Hudson lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Cornwall-on-Hudson had an population of 2,918 people. This is a decrease of 3.31% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.58% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Cornwall-on-Hudson had a population of 3,018 people. This makes Cornwall-on-Hudson the county's 36th most populous community.

The population of Cornwall-on-Hudson represents 0.02% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 697th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,018 people, the population of Cornwall-on-Hudson decreased 1.31% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,058 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Cornwall-on-Hudson.

Adding Cornwall-on-Hudson to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Cornwall-on-Hudson in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Cornwall-on-Hudson elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Cornwall-on-Hudson on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Cornwall-on-Hudson ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two New York communities named Cornwall-on-Hudson: This one is located in Orange County and the other is located in Greene County.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Cornwall-on-Hudson.

Communities near Cornwall-on-Hudson ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Cornwall-on-Hudson.

  • Poughkeepsie [Dutchess County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poughkeepsie
    • Poughkeepsie [Dutchess County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Cornwall-on-Hudson
    • Estimated population in 2019: 44,062 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Poughkeepsie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poughkeepsie
  • Cortlandt [Westchester County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cortlandt
    • Cortlandt [Westchester County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Cornwall-on-Hudson
    • Estimated population in 2019: 42,294 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cortlandt have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cortlandt
  • Haverstraw [Rockland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Haverstraw
    • Haverstraw [Rockland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Cornwall-on-Hudson
    • Estimated population in 2019: 37,000 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Haverstraw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Haverstraw
  • Yorktown [Westchester County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yorktown
    • Yorktown [Westchester County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Cornwall-on-Hudson
    • Estimated population in 2019: 36,269 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Yorktown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yorktown
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Carmel [Putnam County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carmel
      • Carmel [Putnam County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Cornwall-on-Hudson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34,106 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carmel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carmel
    • Newburgh [Orange County]
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      • Newburgh [Orange County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Cornwall-on-Hudson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 31,494 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newburgh have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newburgh
    • Poughkeepsie [Dutchess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poughkeepsie
      • Poughkeepsie [Dutchess County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Cornwall-on-Hudson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 30,515 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poughkeepsie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Poughkeepsie<6>
    • East Fishkill [Dutchess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Fishkill
      • East Fishkill [Dutchess County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Cornwall-on-Hudson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 29,527 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Fishkill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Fishkill
    • Wallkill [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wallkill
      • Wallkill [Orange County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Cornwall-on-Hudson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 28,987 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wallkill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wallkill
    • Newburgh [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newburgh
      • Newburgh [Orange County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the north of Cornwall-on-Hudson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 28,177 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newburgh
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newburgh<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cornwall-on-Hudson ...

Looking for more information about Cornwall-on-Hudson? 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 Cornwall-on-Hudson, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Cornwall-on-Hudson.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for New York

About Orange County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Orange County: www.co.orange.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 Orange, 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 Cornwall-on-Hudson.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cornwall-on-Hudson - 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 from Point A (ie- Cornwall-on-Hudson) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cornwall-on-Hudson. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4368, Longitude: -74.0145       In this case, the coordinates for Cornwall-on-Hudson 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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