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Welcome to Kiryas Joel ...

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



Kiryas Joel was established in 1977.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Kiryas Joel has a population of 26,836 people<2> (see below for details).

The community of Kiryas Joel is 690 feet [210 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Kiryas Joel lies within the (845) area code.

The ZIP code for Kiryas Joel: 10950<4>

Websites for Kiryas Joel ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.orangeny.org/

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Kiryas Joel had an population of 26,836 people. This is an increase of 33.02% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 104.26% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Kiryas Joel had a population of 20,175 people (which is 5.41% of the total population of Orange County). This makes Kiryas Joel the county's 9th most populous community.

The population of Kiryas Joel represents 0.1% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 121st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 20,175 people, the population of Kiryas Joel increased 53.56% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 13,138 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Kiryas Joel.

Communities near Kiryas Joel ...

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

  • Spring Valley
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring Valley
    • Spring Valley is located in Rockland County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 32,258 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spring Valley <6>
  • Middletown
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the northwest)
  • Newburgh
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the northeast)
  • Peekskill
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the east)
  • Beacon
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beacon
    • Beacon is located in Dutchess County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,930 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beacon <6>
  • Haverstraw
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the southeast)
  • Suffern
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the south)
  • West Haverstraw
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Haverstraw have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Haverstraw
    • West Haverstraw is located in Rockland County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,167 people
  • New Square
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Square
    • New Square is located in Rockland County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,014 people
  • Airmont
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Airmont have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Airmont
    • Airmont is located in Rockland County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,767 people

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kiryas Joel ...

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

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Kiryas Joel. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Kiryas Joel.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Kiryas Joel - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 village (such as Kiryas Joel). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Kiryas Joel or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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 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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