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Welcome to Port Jervis ...

The city of Port Jervis is located in Orange County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Port Jervis: Prt. Jervis

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Port Jervis has a population of 8,558 people<2> (see below for details).

Port Jervis was established in 1690.

The community of Port Jervis is 470 feet [143 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Websites for Port Jervis ...

Official Website:   www.portjervisny.org/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.orangeny.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Port Jervis had an population of 8,558 people. This is a decrease of 3.06% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.41% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Port Jervis had a population of 8,828 people. This makes Port Jervis the county's 18th most populous community.

The population of Port Jervis represents 0.05% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 274th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 8,828 people, the population of Port Jervis has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 8,860 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Port Jervis.

Communities near Port Jervis ...

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

  • Warwick [Orange County]
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    • Warwick [Orange County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Port Jervis
    • Estimated population in 2019: 31,327 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warwick have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warwick
  • Wallkill [Orange County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wallkill
    • Wallkill [Orange County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Port Jervis
    • Estimated population in 2019: 28,987 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wallkill have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wallkill
  • Middletown [Orange County]
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    • Middletown [Orange County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Port Jervis
    • Estimated population in 2019: 28,189 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middletown have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<6>
  • Thompson [Sullivan County]
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    • Thompson [Sullivan County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Port Jervis
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,993 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thompson have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thompson
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Goshen [Orange County]
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      • Goshen [Orange County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Port Jervis
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,246 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goshen have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goshen
    • Mamakating [Sullivan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mamakating
      • Mamakating [Sullivan County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Port Jervis
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,430 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mamakating have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mamakating
    • Wawayanda [Orange County]
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      • Wawayanda [Orange County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Port Jervis
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,313 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wawayanda have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wawayanda
    • Warwick [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warwick
      • Warwick [Orange County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Port Jervis
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,775 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warwick
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warwick<6>
    • Mount Hope [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Hope
      • Mount Hope [Orange County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Port Jervis
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,664 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Hope have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Hope
    • Monticello [Sullivan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monticello
      • Monticello [Sullivan County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Port Jervis
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,385 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monticello have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monticello
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monticello<6>

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Port Jervis. Our list includes 19 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Port Jervis.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Port Jervis ...

Looking for more information about Port Jervis? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Port Jervis, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Port Jervis.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of New York

About Orange County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Port Jervis: www.portjervisny.org/

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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Port Jervis.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Port Jervis - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Port Jervis) 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 Port Jervis. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Port Jervis

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Port Jervis. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3741, Longitude: -74.6879    
<5>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.
<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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