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Welcome to Rhinebeck ...

The village of Rhinebeck is located in Dutchess County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Rhinebeck has a population of 2,563 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Rhinebeck.

Rhinebeck is 190 feet [58 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Rhinebeck is located in the (845) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Rhinebeck had an population of 2,563 people. This is a decrease of 3.54% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 16.7% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Rhinebeck had a population of 2,657 people. This makes Rhinebeck the county's 22nd most populous community.

The population of Rhinebeck represents 0.01% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 756th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,657 people, the population of Rhinebeck decreased 13.65% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,077 people).

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

Adding Rhinebeck to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Rhinebeck in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Rhinebeck elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Rhinebeck on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Rhinebeck ...

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

  • Poughkeepsie [Dutchess County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poughkeepsie
    • Poughkeepsie [Dutchess County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Rhinebeck
    • Estimated population in 2019: 44,062 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Poughkeepsie have been provided by the GNIS.<5> 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 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Rhinebeck
    • Estimated population in 2019: 30,515 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poughkeepsie
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Poughkeepsie<6>
  • Kingston [Ulster County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kingston
    • Kingston [Ulster County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of Rhinebeck
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,793 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kingston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kingston<6>
  • Hyde Park [Dutchess County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hyde Park
    • Hyde Park [Dutchess County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Rhinebeck
    • Estimated population in 2019: 20,847 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hyde Park have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hyde Park
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Saugerties [Ulster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saugerties
      • Saugerties [Ulster County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Rhinebeck
      • Estimated population in 2019: 19,008 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saugerties have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saugerties
    • La Grange [Dutchess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Grange
      • La Grange [Dutchess County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Rhinebeck
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15,627 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for La Grange have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Grange
    • New Paltz [Ulster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Paltz
      • New Paltz [Ulster County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Rhinebeck
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,036 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Paltz have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Paltz
    • Ulster [Ulster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ulster
      • Ulster [Ulster County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Rhinebeck
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,598 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ulster have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ulster
    • Catskill [Greene County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Catskill
      • Catskill [Greene County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Rhinebeck
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,334 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Catskill have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Catskill
    • Red Hook [Dutchess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Red Hook
      • Red Hook [Dutchess County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Rhinebeck
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,124 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Hook have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red Hook

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rhinebeck ...

Looking for more information about Rhinebeck? 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 Rhinebeck, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Rhinebeck.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Dutchess County: www.dutchessny.gov/

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 Dutchess, 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 Rhinebeck.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Rhinebeck - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Rhinebeck) 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 Rhinebeck. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Rhinebeck

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rhinebeck. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9270, Longitude: -73.9094    
<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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