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Welcome to Kipps ...

Kipps is located in Orange County<1>.

We aren't confident of the location of Kipps, so consider the above location as an estimate.<2>

Kipps is 380 feet [116 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Websites for Kipps ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.orangeny.org/

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

Communities near Kipps ...

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

  • Newburgh [Orange County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newburgh
    • Newburgh [Orange County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Kipps
    • 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
  • Warwick [Orange County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warwick
    • Warwick [Orange County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Kipps
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 31,096 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warwick have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warwick
  • Wallkill [Orange County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wallkill
    • Wallkill [Orange County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Kipps
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,331 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wallkill have been provided by the GNIS.<5> 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 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Kipps
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palm Tree
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Kiryas Joel [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kiryas Joel
      • Kiryas Joel [Orange County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Kipps
      • 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 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Kipps
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,023 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middletown have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<6>
    • Newburgh [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newburgh
      • Newburgh [Orange County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Kipps
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,902 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 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Kipps
      • 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.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Windsor
    • Fishkill [Dutchess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fishkill
      • Fishkill [Dutchess County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Kipps
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,055 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fishkill have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fishkill
    • Montgomery [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montgomery
      • Montgomery [Orange County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Kipps
      • 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

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kipps ...

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

Adding Kipps to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of New York

About Orange County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Kipps. 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>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Kipps - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Kipps) 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 Kipps. 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 KippsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kipps. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4255, Longitude: -74.2946       In this case, the coordinates for Kipps have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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