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Welcome to Livingston ...

Livingston is located in Columbia County<1>.

The location of Livingston has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Livingston is 200 feet [61 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Livingston ...

While we believe that this Livingston is located in Columbia County, we know of another 2 New York communities named Livingston. Those communities are located in the following counties: Kings and Richmond County.

Beyond New York, there are 37 communities that are also named Livingston - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Florida (2), Georgia (2), Illinois (3), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi (2), Missouri (2), Montana, New Jersey, Newfoundland and Labrador, Ohio (2), South Carolina, Tennessee (2), Texas, Utah, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Livingston.

Communities near Livingston ...

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

  • Kingston [Ulster County]
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    • Kingston [Ulster County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Livingston
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,736 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kingston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kingston<5>
  • Saugerties [Ulster County]
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    • Saugerties [Ulster County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Livingston
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,002 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saugerties have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saugerties
  • Ulster [Ulster County]
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    • Ulster [Ulster County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Livingston
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,708 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ulster have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ulster
  • Catskill [Greene County]
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    • Catskill [Greene County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Livingston
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,337 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Catskill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Catskill
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Red Hook [Dutchess County]
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      • Red Hook [Dutchess County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Livingston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,124 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Hook have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Coxsackie [Greene County]
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      • Coxsackie [Greene County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Livingston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,334 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coxsackie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coxsackie
    • Kinderhook [Columbia County]
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      • Kinderhook [Columbia County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Livingston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,191 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kinderhook have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kinderhook
    • Rhinebeck [Dutchess County]
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      • Rhinebeck [Dutchess County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Livingston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,792 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rhinebeck have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rhinebeck
    • Cairo [Greene County]
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      • Cairo [Greene County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Livingston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,420 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cairo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cairo
    • Hudson [Columbia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hudson
      • Hudson [Columbia County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Livingston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,017 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hudson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hudson<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Livingston ...

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

Adding Livingston to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of New York

About Columbia County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Livingston. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Columbia County: www.columbiacountyny.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 Columbia, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Livingston - 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' (or 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- Livingston) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Livingston. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.1420, Longitude: -73.7779       In this case, the coordinates for Livingston have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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