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Welcome to Kiryas Joel ...

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

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

Kiryas Joel was established in 1977.

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

The area code for Kiryas Joel: (845)

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 (or 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 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 (which had 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.

  • Ramapo [Rockland County]
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    • Ramapo [Rockland County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Kiryas Joel
    • 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
  • Clarkstown [Rockland County]
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    • Clarkstown [Rockland County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Kiryas Joel
    • 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
  • Cortlandt [Westchester County]
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    • Cortlandt [Westchester County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Kiryas Joel
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,123 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cortlandt have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Haverstraw [Rockland County]
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    • Haverstraw [Rockland County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Kiryas Joel
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,949 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Haverstraw have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Yorktown [Westchester County]
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      • Yorktown [Westchester County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Kiryas Joel
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,988 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Yorktown have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Spring Valley [Rockland County]
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      • Spring Valley [Rockland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Kiryas Joel
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 32,258 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Valley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spring Valley<7>
    • Newburgh [Orange County]
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      • Newburgh [Orange County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Kiryas Joel
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 31,524 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newburgh have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Warwick [Orange County]
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      • Warwick [Orange County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Kiryas Joel
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 31,096 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warwick have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warwick
    • Wallkill [Orange County]
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      • Wallkill [Orange County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Kiryas Joel
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,331 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wallkill have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Middletown [Orange County]
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      • Middletown [Orange County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Kiryas Joel
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,023 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<7>

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.

Mentions & References for Kiryas Joel

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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>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 from Point A (ie- Kiryas Joel) 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 Kiryas Joel. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Kiryas JoelOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kiryas Joel. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3423, Longitude: -74.1680    
<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.
<7>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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