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Welcome to Montgomery ...

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Montgomery has a population of 4,530 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Montgomery.

Montgomery is 390 feet [119 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Montgomery is within the (845) area code.

The ZIP code for Montgomery: 12549<4>

Websites for Montgomery ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.orangeny.org/

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Montgomery had an population of 4,530 people. This is an increase of 18.77% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 24.59% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Montgomery had a population of 3,814 people. This makes Montgomery the county's 32nd most populous community.

The population of Montgomery represents 0.02% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 587th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,814 people, the population of Montgomery increased 4.9% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,636 people).

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

Communities Also Named Montgomery ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 36 communities that are also named Montgomery - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (3), Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio (2), Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee (3), Texas, Vermont, Virginia (2) and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Montgomery ...

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

  • Poughkeepsie [Dutchess County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poughkeepsie
    • Poughkeepsie [Dutchess County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Montgomery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,870 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Poughkeepsie have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poughkeepsie
  • Newburgh [Orange County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newburgh
    • Newburgh [Orange County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Montgomery
    • 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.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newburgh
  • Warwick [Orange County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warwick
    • Warwick [Orange County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Montgomery
    • 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]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wallkill
    • Wallkill [Orange County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the west of Montgomery
    • 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.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wallkill
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Palm Tree [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palm Tree
      • Palm Tree [Orange County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Montgomery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palm Tree
    • Kiryas Joel [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kiryas Joel
      • Kiryas Joel [Orange County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Montgomery
      • 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 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Montgomery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,023 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middletown have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<7>
    • Newburgh [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newburgh
      • Newburgh [Orange County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Montgomery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,902 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newburgh
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newburgh<7>
    • New Windsor [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Windsor
      • New Windsor [Orange County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Montgomery
      • 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.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Windsor
    • Wappinger [Dutchess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wappinger
      • Wappinger [Dutchess County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Montgomery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,669 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wappinger have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wappinger

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Montgomery. Our list includes 8 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Montgomery.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Montgomery ...

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

Adding Montgomery to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Montgomery 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 Montgomery. 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 Montgomery.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Montgomery - 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 Montgomery). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Montgomery 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- Montgomery) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Montgomery. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MontgomeryOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Montgomery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.5269, Longitude: -74.2374    
<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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