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Welcome to Farmingdale ...

The village of Farmingdale is located in Orange County<1>.

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

Farmingdale is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Websites for Farmingdale ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.orangeny.org/

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

Communities Also Named Farmingdale ...

While we believe that this Farmingdale is located in Orange County, we know of another 2 New York communities named Farmingdale. Those communities are located in the following counties: Nassau and Queens County.

Beyond New York, there are 11 communities that are also named Farmingdale - they are located in Illinois (2), Maine, New Jersey, South Dakota, Tennessee, Vermont and Virginia (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Farmingdale.

Communities near Farmingdale ...

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

  • Ramapo [Rockland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ramapo
    • Ramapo [Rockland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Farmingdale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 138,356 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ramapo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ramapo
  • Haverstraw [Rockland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Haverstraw
    • Haverstraw [Rockland County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Farmingdale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,949 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
  • Newburgh [Orange County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newburgh
    • Newburgh [Orange County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Farmingdale
    • 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
  • Warwick [Orange County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warwick
    • Warwick [Orange County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Farmingdale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 31,096 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warwick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warwick
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wallkill [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wallkill
      • Wallkill [Orange County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Farmingdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,331 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
    • Palm Tree [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palm Tree
      • Palm Tree [Orange County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Farmingdale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palm Tree
    • Kiryas Joel [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kiryas Joel
      • Kiryas Joel [Orange County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Farmingdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,953 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kiryas Joel
    • Middletown [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middletown
      • Middletown [Orange County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Farmingdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,023 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middletown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<5>
    • Newburgh [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newburgh
      • Newburgh [Orange County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Farmingdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,902 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newburgh
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newburgh<5>
    • New Windsor [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Windsor
      • New Windsor [Orange County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Farmingdale
      • 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

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Farmingdale ...

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

Adding Farmingdale to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Farmingdale 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 Farmingdale was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Farmingdale on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New York (1897).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of New York

About Orange County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Farmingdale. 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Farmingdale - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Farmingdale) 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 Farmingdale. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from FarmingdaleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Farmingdale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4004, Longitude: -74.2363       In this case, the coordinates for Farmingdale 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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