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Welcome to Port Ben ...

Port Ben is located in Ulster County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Port Ben: Prt. Ben

Port Ben is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Port Ben is located in the (845) area code.

Websites for Port Ben ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.ulsterchamber.org/

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

Communities near Port Ben ...

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

  • Wallkill [Orange County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wallkill
    • Wallkill [Orange County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the south of Port Ben
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,331 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wallkill have been provided by the GNIS.<4> 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 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Port Ben
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 23,859 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montgomery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montgomery
  • Thompson [Sullivan County]
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    • Thompson [Sullivan County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southwest of Port Ben
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,082 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thompson have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thompson
  • New Paltz [Ulster County]
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    • New Paltz [Ulster County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the east of Port Ben
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,099 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Paltz have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Paltz
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Shawangunk [Ulster County]
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      • Shawangunk [Ulster County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Port Ben
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,804 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shawangunk have been provided by the GNIS.<4> 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 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the west of Port Ben
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,123 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fallsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fallsburg
    • Wawarsing [Ulster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wawarsing
      • Wawarsing [Ulster County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the west of Port Ben
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,535 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wawarsing have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wawarsing
    • Mamakating [Sullivan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mamakating
      • Mamakating [Sullivan County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Port Ben
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,455 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mamakating have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mamakating
    • Lloyd [Ulster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lloyd
      • Lloyd [Ulster County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the east of Port Ben
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,678 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lloyd have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lloyd
    • Plattekill [Ulster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plattekill
      • Plattekill [Ulster County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Port Ben
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,188 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plattekill have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plattekill

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Port Ben ...

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

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About Ulster County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Ulster County: www.co.ulster.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 Ulster, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Port Ben - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Port Ben) 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 Port Ben. 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 Port BenOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Port Ben. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.7497, Longitude: -74.3485    
<4>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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