RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     

Town of East Fishkill, New York

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Other NY
Communities

















Welcome to East Fishkill ...

The Town of East Fishkill is located in Dutchess County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for East Fishkill: E. Fishkill

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of East Fishkill has a population of 29,527 people<3> (see below for details).

East Fishkill is 280 feet [85 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, East Fishkill had an population of 29,527 people. This is an increase of 1.72% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 15.39% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of East Fishkill had a population of 29,029 people (which is 9.76% of the total population of Dutchess County). This makes East Fishkill the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of East Fishkill represents 0.15% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 81st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 29,029 people, the population of East Fishkill increased 13.44% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 25,589 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for East Fishkill.

Communities near East Fishkill ...

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

  • Danbury [Fairfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Danbury
    • Danbury [Fairfield County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of East Fishkill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 84,694 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Danbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Danbury
  • Poughkeepsie [Dutchess County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poughkeepsie
    • Poughkeepsie [Dutchess County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of East Fishkill
    • 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
  • Yorktown [Westchester County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yorktown
    • Yorktown [Westchester County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of East Fishkill
    • 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
  • Carmel [Putnam County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carmel
    • Carmel [Putnam County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of East Fishkill
    • 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
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Newburgh [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newburgh
      • Newburgh [Orange County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of East Fishkill
      • 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 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of East Fishkill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 30,515 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poughkeepsie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Poughkeepsie<6>
    • Newburgh [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newburgh
      • Newburgh [Orange County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of East Fishkill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 28,177 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newburgh
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newburgh<6>
    • New Windsor [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Windsor
      • New Windsor [Orange County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of East Fishkill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 27,703 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
    • New Milford [Litchfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Milford
      • New Milford [Litchfield County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of East Fishkill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 26,805 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Milford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Milford
    • Wappinger [Dutchess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wappinger
      • Wappinger [Dutchess County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of East Fishkill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 26,716 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

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for East Fishkill ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Search for a New York Community

About Dutchess County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for East Fishkill. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for East Fishkill.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around East Fishkill - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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- East Fishkill) 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 East Fishkill. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from East Fishkill

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in East Fishkill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.5570, Longitude: -73.7804       In this case, the coordinates for East Fishkill 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.






















 

 

 

 

 


Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 

 

Copyright 2020
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 11 May 2021