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Welcome to New Windsor ...

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

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of New Windsor has a population of 27,703 people<3> (see below for details).

New Windsor is 510 feet [155 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, New Windsor had an population of 27,703 people. This is an increase of 9.74% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 21.15% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of New Windsor had a population of 25,244 people (which is 6.77% of the total population of Orange County). This makes New Windsor the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of New Windsor represents 0.13% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 99th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 25,244 people, the population of New Windsor increased 10.4% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 22,866 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for New Windsor.

Communities near New Windsor ...

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

  • Poughkeepsie [Dutchess County]
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    • Poughkeepsie [Dutchess County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of New Windsor
    • Estimated population in 2019: 44,062 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Poughkeepsie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poughkeepsie
  • Cortlandt [Westchester County]
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    • Cortlandt [Westchester County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of New Windsor
    • Estimated population in 2019: 42,294 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cortlandt have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cortlandt
  • Haverstraw [Rockland County]
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    • Haverstraw [Rockland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of New Windsor
    • Estimated population in 2019: 37,000 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Haverstraw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Haverstraw
  • Newburgh [Orange County]
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    • Newburgh [Orange County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of New Windsor
    • Estimated population in 2019: 31,494 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newburgh have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newburgh
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Warwick [Orange County]
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      • Warwick [Orange County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of New Windsor
      • 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
    • Poughkeepsie [Dutchess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poughkeepsie
      • Poughkeepsie [Dutchess County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of New Windsor
      • Estimated population in 2019: 30,515 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poughkeepsie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Poughkeepsie<6>
    • East Fishkill [Dutchess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Fishkill
      • East Fishkill [Dutchess County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of New Windsor
      • Estimated population in 2019: 29,527 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Fishkill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Fishkill
    • Wallkill [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wallkill
      • Wallkill [Orange County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of New Windsor
      • 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]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middletown
      • Middletown [Orange County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of New Windsor
      • 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]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kiryas Joel
      • Kiryas Joel [Orange County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of New Windsor
      • 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

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for New Windsor ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of New York

About Orange County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for New Windsor. 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 New Windsor.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around New Windsor - 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 from Point A (ie- New Windsor) 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 New Windsor. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from New WindsorOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in New Windsor. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4734, Longitude: -74.1149       In this case, the coordinates for New Windsor 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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