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Welcome to Stony Ford ...

Stony Ford is located in Orange County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Stony Ford: Stony Frd.

Stony Ford is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Websites for Stony Ford ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.orangeny.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Stony Ford, the following might be of interest:

Communities near Stony Ford ...

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

  • Newburgh [Orange County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newburgh
    • Newburgh [Orange County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Stony Ford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 31,524 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newburgh have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newburgh
  • Warwick [Orange County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warwick
    • Warwick [Orange County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the south of Stony Ford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 31,096 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warwick have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warwick
  • Wallkill [Orange County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wallkill
    • Wallkill [Orange County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the west of Stony Ford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,331 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wallkill have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wallkill
  • Palm Tree [Orange County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palm Tree
    • Palm Tree [Orange County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Stony Ford
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palm Tree
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Kiryas Joel [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kiryas Joel
      • Kiryas Joel [Orange County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Stony Ford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,953 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kiryas Joel
    • Middletown [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middletown
      • Middletown [Orange County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Stony Ford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,023 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middletown have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<5>
    • Newburgh [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newburgh
      • Newburgh [Orange County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the east of Stony Ford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,902 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newburgh
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newburgh<5>
    • New Windsor [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Windsor
      • New Windsor [Orange County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the east of Stony Ford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,475 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Windsor have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Windsor
    • Fishkill [Dutchess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fishkill
      • Fishkill [Dutchess County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the east of Stony Ford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,055 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fishkill have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fishkill
    • Montgomery [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montgomery
      • Montgomery [Orange County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Stony Ford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 23,859 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montgomery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montgomery

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Stony Ford ...

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

Adding Stony Ford to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Orange County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Orange County: www.co.orange.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 Orange, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Stony Ford - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Stony Ford) 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 Stony Ford. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Stony FordOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stony Ford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4595, Longitude: -74.3048    
<4>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.
<5>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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