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Welcome to Minisink ...

The Town of Minisink is located in Orange County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Minisink has a population of 4,493 people<3> (see below for details).

Minisink is 550 feet [168 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Minisink had an population of 4,493 people (or an increase of 25.33% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Minisink had a population of 4,490 people. This makes Minisink the county's 29th most populous community.

The population of Minisink represents 0.02% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 519th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,490 people, the population of Minisink increased 25.24% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,585 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Minisink.

Communities near Minisink ...

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

  • Warwick [Orange County]
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    • Warwick [Orange County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Minisink
    • Estimated population in 2019: 31,327 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warwick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> 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 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Minisink
    • Estimated population in 2019: 28,987 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wallkill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wallkill
  • Middletown [Orange County]
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    • Middletown [Orange County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Minisink
    • Estimated population in 2019: 28,189 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middletown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<6>
  • Kiryas Joel [Orange County]
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    • Kiryas Joel [Orange County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Minisink
    • Estimated population in 2019: 26,813 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kiryas Joel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kiryas Joel
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Monroe [Orange County]
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      • Monroe [Orange County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Minisink
      • Estimated population in 2019: 19,824 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monroe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Blooming Grove [Orange County]
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      • Blooming Grove [Orange County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Minisink
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,623 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blooming Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blooming Grove
    • Goshen [Orange County]
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      • Goshen [Orange County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Minisink
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,246 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goshen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goshen
    • Chester [Orange County]
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      • Chester [Orange County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Minisink
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,185 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chester
    • Mamakating [Sullivan County]
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      • Mamakating [Sullivan County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Minisink
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,430 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mamakating have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mamakating
    • Monroe [Orange County]
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      • Monroe [Orange County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Minisink
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,586 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monroe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monroe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monroe<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Minisink ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Minisink. 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>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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Minisink.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Minisink - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Minisink) 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 Minisink. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MinisinkOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Minisink. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3332, Longitude: -74.5368       In this case, the coordinates for Minisink have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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