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Sleepy Hollow, New York
Welcome to Sleepy Hollow ...
A typical abbreviation for Sleepy Hollow: Sleepy Holw. (or less commonly used: Sleepy Hlw. or Sleepy Hllw.)
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Sleepy Hollow has a population of 10,044 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Sleepy Hollow.
Going back to its beginning, Sleepy Hollow was originally named North Tarrytown. For more information about the names of Sleepy Hollow, see The Names of Sleepy Hollow on our Genealogy Page.
The community of Sleepy Hollow is near sea level<3>.
Time Zone: Sleepy Hollow lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Sleepy Hollow is located in the (914) area code.
The ZIP code for Sleepy Hollow: 10591<4>
Websites for Sleepy Hollow ...
Official Website: https://www.sleepyhollowny.gov/
Chamber of Commerce: www.westchester.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Sleepy Hollow had an population of 10,044 people. This is an increase of 1.76% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.03% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Sleepy Hollow had a population of 9,870 people. This makes Sleepy Hollow the county's 32nd most populous community.
The population of Sleepy Hollow represents 0.05% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 247th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 9,870 people, the population of Sleepy Hollow increased 7.14% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 9,212 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Sleepy Hollow.
Communities Also Named Sleepy Hollow ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 22 communities that are also named Sleepy Hollow - they are located in Arizona, California (2), Georgia, Illinois (3), Indiana, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi (2), Saskatchewan, Texas (2), Utah, Virginia (4), Washington and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Sleepy Hollow.
Communities near Sleepy Hollow ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Sleepy Hollow.
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 Sleepy Hollow. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Sleepy Hollow.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Sleepy Hollow. 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 Sleepy Hollow.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Sleepy Hollow. See our Newspapers Page for Sleepy Hollow.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sleepy Hollow ...
Looking for more information about Sleepy Hollow? 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 Sleepy Hollow, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Sleepy Hollow.
Adding Sleepy Hollow to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Sleepy Hollow 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 Sleepy Hollow was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Sleepy Hollow on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Sleepy Hollow: https://www.sleepyhollowny.gov/
The official website for Westchester County: www.westchestergov.com/
The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022