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Located in: Putnam County (see below)

Time Zone: Southeast lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT)

Elevation: 330 feet [100.58 m] above sea level<1>

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Southeast)


2019 Est:<2>     18,091   (1.7% decrease since 2010)  
2010:     18,404   (6.28% increase since 2000)
2000:     17,316

Total Area:<3>   34.98 sq. miles [90.6 km²]   - of which 9.28% is water (3.25 sq. miles [8.4 km²])

Housing Units:<4>   7,095

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<5>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen the following reference point for Southeast:

Lat:   41.405400°   (or 41°24'19" N)

Lon:   -73.600100°   (or -73°36'0" W)

USGS Topo Map:   Brewster<6>

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Southeast

GNIS ID:   979507

FIPS State / Place Code:   36 / 68924

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Southeast)

About Putnam County

The community of Carmel is the County Seat for Putnam County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Putnam)


2019 Est:     98,511   (1.2% decrease since 2010)  
2010     99,710   (4.14% increase since 2000)
2000:     95,745

Total Area:   246.3 sq. miles [637.8 km²]   - of which 6.47% is water (15.94 sq. miles [41.3 km²])

Housing Units:   38,224

Official Website:

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Putnam

GNIS ID:   974138

FIPS State / County Code:   36 / 079

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Southeast)

About New York

From the US Census


2019 Est:     19,463,131   (0.44% increase since 2010)  
2010:     19,378,102   (2.12% increase since 2000)
2000:     18,976,457

Websites for State of New York

Official Website:



Fishing & Hunting:

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of New York

GNIS ID:   1779796

FIPS State:   36

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Southeast)

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Southeast - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2019.
<3>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Southeast. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.
<4>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).
<5>Longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Southeast, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.
<6>Name of the USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Southeast.


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