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Welcome to Cragsmoor ...

Cragsmoor is located in Ulster County<1>.

Cragsmoor is 1,860 feet [567 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Websites for Cragsmoor ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.ulsterchamber.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Cragsmoor, the following might be of interest:

Communities near Cragsmoor ...

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

  • Newburgh [Orange County]
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    • Newburgh [Orange County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of Cragsmoor
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 31,524 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newburgh have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newburgh
  • Wallkill [Orange County]
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    • Wallkill [Orange County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of Cragsmoor
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,331 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wallkill have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wallkill
  • Middletown [Orange County]
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    • Middletown [Orange County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the south of Cragsmoor
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,023 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middletown have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<5>
  • New Windsor [Orange County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Windsor
    • New Windsor [Orange County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southeast of Cragsmoor
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,475 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Windsor have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Windsor
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Montgomery [Orange County]
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      • Montgomery [Orange County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Cragsmoor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 23,859 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montgomery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montgomery
    • Thompson [Sullivan County]
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      • Thompson [Sullivan County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the west of Cragsmoor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,082 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thompson have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thompson
    • New Paltz [Ulster County]
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      • New Paltz [Ulster County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the east of Cragsmoor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,099 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Paltz have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Paltz
    • Goshen [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Goshen
      • Goshen [Orange County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the south of Cragsmoor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,097 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goshen have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goshen
    • Shawangunk [Ulster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shawangunk
      • Shawangunk [Ulster County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Cragsmoor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,804 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shawangunk have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shawangunk
    • Fallsburg [Sullivan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fallsburg
      • Fallsburg [Sullivan County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the west of Cragsmoor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,123 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fallsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fallsburg

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cragsmoor ...

Looking for more information about Cragsmoor? 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 Cragsmoor, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Cragsmoor.

Adding Cragsmoor to Our Gazetteer ...

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

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Cragsmoor was on a map titled Map of New York (from Rand McNally, 1897).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for New York

About Ulster County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Ulster County: www.co.ulster.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 Ulster, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cragsmoor - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Cragsmoor) 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 Cragsmoor. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CragsmoorOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cragsmoor. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6698, Longitude: -74.3855    
<4>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.
<5>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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