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Welcome to Orange Lake ...

Orange Lake is located in Orange County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Orange Lake: Orange Lk.

Orange Lake is 490 feet [149 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Websites for Orange Lake ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.orangeny.org/

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

Communities Also Named Orange Lake ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Orange Lake - it's located in Florida.

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

Communities near Orange Lake ...

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

  • Poughkeepsie [Dutchess County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poughkeepsie
    • Poughkeepsie [Dutchess County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Orange Lake
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,870 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
  • Poughkeepsie [Dutchess County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poughkeepsie
    • Poughkeepsie [Dutchess County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Orange Lake
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,447 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poughkeepsie
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Poughkeepsie<5>
  • East Fishkill [Dutchess County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Fishkill
    • East Fishkill [Dutchess County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Orange Lake
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,503 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 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Orange Lake
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,331 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
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Palm Tree [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palm Tree
      • Palm Tree [Orange County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Orange Lake
      • 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 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Orange Lake
      • 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 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Orange Lake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,023 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<5>
    • Newburgh [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newburgh
      • Newburgh [Orange County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Orange Lake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,902 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newburgh
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newburgh<5>
    • New Windsor [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Windsor
      • New Windsor [Orange County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Orange Lake
      • 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.<2> 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 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Orange Lake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,669 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wappinger have been provided by the GNIS.<2> 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 Orange Lake. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Orange Lake.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Orange Lake ...

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

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 Orange Lake. 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Orange Lake - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Orange Lake) 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 Orange Lake. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Orange LakeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Orange Lake. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.5398, Longitude: -74.0982       In this case, the coordinates for Orange Lake 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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