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Welcome to Patterson ...

The Town of Patterson is located in Putnam County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Patterson has a population of 11,809 people<3> (see below for details).

Patterson is 420 feet [128 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Patterson had an population of 11,809 people. This is a decrease of 1.78% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.45% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Patterson had a population of 12,023 people (which is 12.06% of the total population of Putnam County). This makes Patterson the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Patterson represents 0.06% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 203rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 12,023 people, the population of Patterson increased 6.34% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 11,306 people).

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

Communities near Patterson ...

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

  • Danbury [Fairfield County]
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    • Danbury [Fairfield County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Patterson
    • Estimated population in 2019: 84,694 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Danbury
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Danbury<6>
  • Danbury [Fairfield County]
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    • Danbury [Fairfield County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Patterson
    • Estimated population in 2019: 84,694 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Danbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Danbury
  • Yorktown [Westchester County]
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    • Yorktown [Westchester County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Patterson
    • Estimated population in 2019: 36,269 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Yorktown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Carmel [Putnam County]
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    • Carmel [Putnam County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Patterson
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,106 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carmel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • East Fishkill [Dutchess County]
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      • East Fishkill [Dutchess County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Patterson
      • 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.
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    • Newtown [Fairfield County]
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      • Newtown [Fairfield County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Patterson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 27,891 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newtown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newtown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newtown<6>
    • New Milford [Litchfield County]
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      • New Milford [Litchfield County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Patterson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 26,805 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Milford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Wappinger [Dutchess County]
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      • Wappinger [Dutchess County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Patterson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 26,716 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
    • Ridgefield [Fairfield County]
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      • Ridgefield [Fairfield County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Patterson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 24,959 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ridgefield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Fishkill [Dutchess County]
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      • Fishkill [Dutchess County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Patterson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 24,096 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fishkill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fishkill

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Patterson ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in New York

About Putnam County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Patterson. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Putnam County: www.putnamcountyny.com/

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 Putnam, 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 Patterson.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Patterson - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Patterson) 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 Patterson. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Patterson

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Patterson. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4901, Longitude: -73.5937       In this case, the coordinates for Patterson 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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