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Welcome to Mount Hope ...

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

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

A typical abbreviation for Mount Hope: Mt. Hope

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Mount Hope has a population of 6,664 people<3> (see below for details).

Mount Hope is 730 feet [223 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Mount Hope had an population of 6,664 people. This is a decrease of 5.04% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.38% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Mount Hope had a population of 7,018 people. This makes Mount Hope the county's 22nd most populous community.

The population of Mount Hope represents 0.04% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 344th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 7,018 people, the population of Mount Hope increased 5.71% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 6,639 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Mount Hope.

Communities Also Named Mount Hope ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Mount Hope - it's located in Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Mount Hope ...

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

  • Warwick [Orange County]
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    • Warwick [Orange County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Mount Hope
    • 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 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Mount Hope
    • 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
  • Montgomery [Orange County]
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    • Montgomery [Orange County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Mount Hope
    • Estimated population in 2019: 24,065 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montgomery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montgomery
  • Blooming Grove [Orange County]
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    • Blooming Grove [Orange County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Mount Hope
    • 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
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Thompson [Sullivan County]
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      • Thompson [Sullivan County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Mount Hope
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,993 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thompson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Goshen [Orange County]
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      • Goshen [Orange County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Mount Hope
      • 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
    • Shawangunk [Ulster County]
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      • Shawangunk [Ulster County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Mount Hope
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,837 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shawangunk have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shawangunk
    • Fallsburg [Sullivan County]
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      • Fallsburg [Sullivan County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Mount Hope
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,023 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fallsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fallsburg
    • Chester [Orange County]
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      • Chester [Orange County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Mount Hope
      • 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 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Mount Hope
      • 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

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mount Hope ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Orange County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Mount Hope. 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 Mount Hope.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mount Hope - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Mount Hope) 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 Mount Hope. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Mount HopeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mount Hope. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4606, Longitude: -74.5263       In this case, the coordinates for Mount Hope have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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