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Welcome to Stanfordville ...

Stanfordville is located in Dutchess County<1>.

Stanfordville is 350 feet [107 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The ZIP code for Stanfordville: 12581<3>

Communities Also Named Stanfordville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Stanfordville - they are located in Georgia and Pennsylvania.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Stanfordville.

Communities near Stanfordville ...

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

  • Poughkeepsie
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    • Poughkeepsie lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Stanfordville.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,870 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Poughkeepsie have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Poughkeepsie
  • New Milford
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    • New Milford lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Stanfordville.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,683 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Milford have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Milford
  • Kingston
  • Hyde Park
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    • Hyde Park lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Stanfordville.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,726 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hyde Park have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • La Grange
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    • La Grange lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Stanfordville.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,605 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for La Grange have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Grange
  • Beekman
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    • Beekman lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Stanfordville.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,344 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beekman have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beekman
  • Ulster
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    • Ulster lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Stanfordville.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,708 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ulster have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Red Hook
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    • Red Hook lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Stanfordville.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,124 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Hook have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Lloyd
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    • Lloyd lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Stanfordville.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,678 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lloyd have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Stanfordville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Stanfordville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Stanfordville ...

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

Adding Stanfordville to Our Gazetteer ...

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

The earliest source that we've referenced which mentioned Stanfordville was the U.S. Post Offices (Jan. 1851).

We also found Stanfordville the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Stanfordville.

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

The official website for Dutchess County: www.dutchessny.gov/

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 Dutchess, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Stanfordville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Stanfordville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Stanfordville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Stanfordville) 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 Stanfordville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from StanfordvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stanfordville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.8696, Longitude: -73.7080    
<5>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.
<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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