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Welcome to Kerhonkson ...

Kerhonkson is located in Ulster County<1>.

Kerhonkson is 260 feet [79 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The ZIP code for Kerhonkson: 12446<3>

Websites for Kerhonkson ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.ulsterchamber.org/

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

Communities near Kerhonkson ...

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

  • Newburgh [Orange County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newburgh
    • Newburgh [Orange County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Kerhonkson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 31,524 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newburgh have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newburgh
  • Montgomery [Orange County]
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    • Montgomery [Orange County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Kerhonkson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 23,859 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montgomery have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montgomery
  • Kingston [Ulster County]
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    • Kingston [Ulster County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Kerhonkson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,736 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kingston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kingston<6>
  • New Paltz [Ulster County]
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    • New Paltz [Ulster County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Kerhonkson
    • 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.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Paltz
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Shawangunk [Ulster County]
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      • Shawangunk [Ulster County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Kerhonkson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,804 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shawangunk have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shawangunk
    • Fallsburg [Sullivan County]
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      • Fallsburg [Sullivan County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Kerhonkson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,123 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fallsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fallsburg
    • Wawarsing [Ulster County]
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      • Wawarsing [Ulster County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Kerhonkson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,535 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wawarsing have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wawarsing
    • Mamakating [Sullivan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mamakating
      • Mamakating [Sullivan County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Kerhonkson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,455 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mamakating have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mamakating
    • Lloyd [Ulster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lloyd
      • Lloyd [Ulster County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Kerhonkson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,678 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lloyd have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lloyd
    • Plattekill [Ulster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plattekill
      • Plattekill [Ulster County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Kerhonkson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,188 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plattekill have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plattekill

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kerhonkson ...

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

Adding Kerhonkson to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in New York

About Ulster County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Kerhonkson. 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 Kerhonkson - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Kerhonkson). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Kerhonkson or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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- Kerhonkson) 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 Kerhonkson. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from KerhonksonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kerhonkson. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.7749, Longitude: -74.2988    
<5>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.
<6>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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