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Welcome to Hastings-on-Hudson ...

The village of Hastings-on-Hudson is located in Westchester County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Hastings-on-Hudson has a population of 7,952 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Hastings-on-Hudson.

Hastings-on-Hudson is 210 feet [64 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Websites for Hastings-on-Hudson ...

Official Website:   www.hastingsgov.org/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.westchester.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hastings-on-Hudson had an population of 7,952 people. This is an increase of 1.31% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.97% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hastings-on-Hudson had a population of 7,849 people. This makes Hastings-on-Hudson the county's 36th most populous community.

The population of Hastings-on-Hudson represents 0.04% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 309th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 7,849 people, the population of Hastings-on-Hudson increased 2.63% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 7,648 people).

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

Communities near Hastings-on-Hudson ...

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

  • Bronx [Bronx County]
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    • Bronx [Bronx County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Hastings-on-Hudson
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,385,108 people
    • Bronx has also been known as:
    • Bronx
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bronx
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bronx<5>
  • North Hempstead [Nassau County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Hempstead
    • North Hempstead [Nassau County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Hastings-on-Hudson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 230,379 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Hempstead have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Hempstead
  • Paterson [Passaic County]
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    • Paterson [Passaic County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Hastings-on-Hudson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 144,801 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paterson
  • Ramapo [Rockland County]
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    • Ramapo [Rockland County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Hastings-on-Hudson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 138,356 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ramapo have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ramapo
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Stamford [Fairfield County]
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      • Stamford [Fairfield County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Hastings-on-Hudson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 131,397 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stamford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stamford<5>
    • Stamford [Fairfield County]
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      • Stamford [Fairfield County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Hastings-on-Hudson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 131,397 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stamford have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stamford
    • Clarkstown [Rockland County]
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      • Clarkstown [Rockland County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Hastings-on-Hudson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 86,000 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarkstown have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarkstown
    • Clifton [Passaic County]
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      • Clifton [Passaic County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Hastings-on-Hudson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 85,025 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clifton
    • New Rochelle [Westchester County]
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      • New Rochelle [Westchester County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Hastings-on-Hudson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 80,973 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Rochelle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Rochelle<5>
    • Passaic [Passaic County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Passaic
      • Passaic [Passaic County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Hastings-on-Hudson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 69,340 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Passaic

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hastings-on-Hudson. Our list includes 7 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Hastings-on-Hudson.

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

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

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

We originally found mention of Hastings-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, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Hastings-on-Hudson was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Hastings-on-Hudson: www.hastingsgov.org/

The official website for Westchester County: www.westchestergov.com/

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 Westchester, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hastings-on-Hudson.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hastings-on-Hudson - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Hastings-on-Hudson) 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 Hastings-on-Hudson. 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 Hastings-on-HudsonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hastings-on-Hudson. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.9948, Longitude: -73.8784    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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