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Welcome to Crown Heights ...

Crown Heights is located in Dutchess County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Crown Heights: Crown Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Crown Heights is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Crown Heights ...

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

  • Newburgh [Orange County]
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    • Newburgh [Orange County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Crown Heights
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 31,524 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 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of Crown Heights
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,447 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poughkeepsie
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Poughkeepsie<5>
  • East Fishkill [Dutchess County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Fishkill
    • East Fishkill [Dutchess County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Crown Heights
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,503 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
  • Newburgh [Orange County]
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    • Newburgh [Orange County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Crown Heights
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,902 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newburgh
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newburgh<5>
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    • New Windsor [Orange County]
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      • New Windsor [Orange County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Crown Heights
      • 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.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Windsor
    • Wappinger [Dutchess County]
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      • Wappinger [Dutchess County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Crown Heights
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,669 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wappinger have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wappinger
    • Fishkill [Dutchess County]
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      • Fishkill [Dutchess County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Crown Heights
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,055 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fishkill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fishkill
    • Montgomery [Orange County]
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      • Montgomery [Orange County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Crown Heights
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 23,859 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montgomery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montgomery
    • Hyde Park [Dutchess County]
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      • Hyde Park [Dutchess County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Crown Heights
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,726 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hyde Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hyde Park
    • La Grange [Dutchess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Grange
      • La Grange [Dutchess County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Crown Heights
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,605 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for La Grange have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Grange

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Crown Heights ...

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

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About Dutchess County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Dutchess County: www.dutchessny.gov/

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 Dutchess, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Crown Heights - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 from Point A (ie- Crown Heights) 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 Crown Heights. 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 Crown HeightsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Crown Heights. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6373, Longitude: -73.9379       In this case, the coordinates for Crown Heights have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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