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Welcome to Rock Tavern ...

Rock Tavern is located in Orange County<1>.

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

Rock Tavern is 410 feet [125 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Websites for Rock Tavern ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.orangeny.org/

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

Communities near Rock Tavern ...

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

  • Haverstraw (19 miles [30.6 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Haverstraw
    • Haverstraw lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Rock Tavern and is located in Rockland County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,949 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Haverstraw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Haverstraw
  • Newburgh (8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newburgh
    • Newburgh lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Rock Tavern and is located in Orange County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 31,524 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newburgh have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newburgh
  • Warwick (16 miles [25.7 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warwick
    • Warwick lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Rock Tavern and is located in Orange County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 31,096 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warwick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warwick
  • Wallkill (10 miles [16.1 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wallkill
    • Wallkill lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Rock Tavern and is located in Orange County
    • 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
  • Palm Tree (8 miles [12.9 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palm Tree
    • Palm Tree lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Rock Tavern and is located in Orange County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palm Tree
  • Kiryas Joel (8 miles [12.9 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kiryas Joel
    • Kiryas Joel lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Rock Tavern and is located in Orange County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,953 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kiryas Joel
  • Middletown (11 miles [17.7 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middletown
    • Middletown lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Rock Tavern and is located in Orange County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,023 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<5>
  • Newburgh (9 miles [14.5 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newburgh
    • Newburgh lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Rock Tavern and is located in Orange County
    • 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 (3 miles [4.8 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Windsor
    • New Windsor lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the east of Rock Tavern and is located in Orange County
    • 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 (17 miles [27.4 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wappinger
    • Wappinger lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Rock Tavern and is located in Dutchess County
    • 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 Rock Tavern. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Rock Tavern.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rock Tavern ...

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

Adding Rock Tavern to Our Gazetteer ...

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

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Rock Tavern was on a map titled Map of New York (from Rand McNally, 1897).

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

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

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About Orange County

About New York

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rock Tavern. 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 Rock Tavern - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Rock Tavern) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rock Tavern. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4662, Longitude: -74.1913       In this case, the coordinates for Rock Tavern 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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