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Welcome to South Nyack ...

The village of South Nyack is located in Rockland County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for South Nyack: S. Nyack

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, South Nyack has a population of 3,320 people<3> (see below for details).

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

South Nyack is near sea level<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, South Nyack had an population of 3,320 people. This is a decrease of 5.41% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.41% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, South Nyack had a population of 3,510 people. This makes South Nyack the county's 18th most populous community.

The population of South Nyack represents 0.02% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 627th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,510 people, the population of South Nyack increased 1.07% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,473 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for South Nyack.

Communities near South Nyack ...

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

  • Bronx [Bronx County]
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    • Bronx [Bronx County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of South Nyack
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,385,108 people
    • Bronx has also been known as:
    • Bronx
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bronx<6>
  • Yonkers [Westchester County]
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    • Yonkers [Westchester County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of South Nyack
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 200,040 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yonkers
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yonkers<6>
  • Paterson [Passaic County]
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    • Paterson [Passaic County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of South Nyack
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 144,801 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paterson
  • Ramapo [Rockland County]
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    • Ramapo [Rockland County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of South Nyack
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 138,356 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ramapo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ramapo
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Stamford [Fairfield County]
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      • Stamford [Fairfield County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of South Nyack
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 131,397 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stamford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stamford<6>
    • Stamford [Fairfield County]
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      • Stamford [Fairfield County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of South Nyack
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 131,397 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stamford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stamford
    • Greenburgh [Westchester County]
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      • Greenburgh [Westchester County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southeast of South Nyack
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 90,543 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenburgh have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenburgh
    • Clarkstown [Rockland County]
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      • Clarkstown [Rockland County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northwest of South Nyack
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 86,000 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarkstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • New Rochelle [Westchester County]
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      • New Rochelle [Westchester County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of South Nyack
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 80,973 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Rochelle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Rochelle<6>
    • Passaic [Passaic County]
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      • Passaic [Passaic County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of South Nyack
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 69,340 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Passaic

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for South Nyack ...

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

Adding South Nyack to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of South Nyack 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 South Nyack was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found South Nyack on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New York (1897).

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

Mentions & References for South Nyack

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About Rockland County

About New York

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

The official website for Rockland County: www.co.rockland.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 Rockland, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for South Nyack.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around South Nyack - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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- South Nyack) 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 South Nyack. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from South NyackOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Nyack. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.0797, Longitude: -73.9126       In this case, the coordinates for South Nyack have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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