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Welcome to Southeast ...

The Town of Southeast is located in Putnam County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Southeast has a population of 18,052 people<3> (see below for details).

Southeast is 330 feet [101 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Southeast had an population of 18,052 people. This is a decrease of 1.91% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.25% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Southeast had a population of 18,404 people (which is 18.46% of the total population of Putnam County). This makes Southeast the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Southeast represents 0.09% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 135th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 18,404 people, the population of Southeast increased 6.28% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 17,316 people).

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

Communities near Southeast ...

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

  • Danbury [Fairfield County]
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    • Danbury [Fairfield County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Southeast
    • Estimated population in 2019: 84,694 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Danbury
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Danbury<6>
  • Danbury [Fairfield County]
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    • Danbury [Fairfield County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Southeast
    • Estimated population in 2019: 84,694 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Danbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Danbury
  • Cortlandt [Westchester County]
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    • Cortlandt [Westchester County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Southeast
    • Estimated population in 2019: 42,294 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cortlandt have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Yorktown [Westchester County]
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    • Yorktown [Westchester County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Southeast
    • Estimated population in 2019: 36,269 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Yorktown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Carmel [Putnam County]
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      • Carmel [Putnam County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Southeast
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34,106 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carmel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • East Fishkill [Dutchess County]
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      • East Fishkill [Dutchess County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Southeast
      • Estimated population in 2019: 29,527 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Fishkill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Fishkill
    • Newtown [Fairfield County]
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      • Newtown [Fairfield County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Southeast
      • Estimated population in 2019: 27,891 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newtown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newtown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newtown<6>
    • New Milford [Litchfield County]
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      • New Milford [Litchfield County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Southeast
      • Estimated population in 2019: 26,805 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Milford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Milford
    • Wappinger [Dutchess County]
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      • Wappinger [Dutchess County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Southeast
      • Estimated population in 2019: 26,716 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
    • Ridgefield [Fairfield County]
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      • Ridgefield [Fairfield County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Southeast
      • Estimated population in 2019: 24,959 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ridgefield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgefield

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Southeast ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of New York

About Putnam County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Putnam County: www.putnamcountyny.com/

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 Putnam, 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 Southeast.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Southeast - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Southeast) 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 Southeast. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Southeast

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Southeast. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4054, Longitude: -73.6001       In this case, the coordinates for Southeast 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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