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Welcome to Stony Point ...

The Town of Stony Point is located in Rockland County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Stony Point: Stony Pt.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Stony Point has a population of 15,313 people<3> (see below for details).

Stony Point is 280 feet [85 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Stony Point had an population of 15,313 people. This is an increase of 1.69% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 7.5% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Stony Point had a population of 15,059 people. This makes Stony Point the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Stony Point represents 0.08% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 166th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 15,059 people, the population of Stony Point increased 5.72% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 14,244 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Stony Point.

Communities near Stony Point ...

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

  • Ramapo [Rockland County]
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    • Ramapo [Rockland County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Stony Point
    • Estimated population in 2019: 137,406 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
  • Greenburgh [Westchester County]
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    • Greenburgh [Westchester County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Stony Point
    • Estimated population in 2019: 90,989 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 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Stony Point
    • Estimated population in 2019: 86,237 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.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarkstown
  • Orangetown [Rockland County]
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    • Orangetown [Rockland County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Stony Point
    • Estimated population in 2019: 49,833 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orangetown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mount Pleasant [Westchester County]
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      • Mount Pleasant [Westchester County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Stony Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 44,933 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Pleasant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Ossining [Westchester County]
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      • Ossining [Westchester County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Stony Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 37,702 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ossining 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 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Stony Point
      • 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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    • Carmel [Putnam County]
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      • Carmel [Putnam County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Stony Point
      • 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carmel
    • Spring Valley [Rockland County]
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      • Spring Valley [Rockland County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Stony Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 32,261 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Valley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spring Valley<6>
    • Warwick [Orange County]
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      • Warwick [Orange County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Stony Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 31,327 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warwick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warwick

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Stony Point ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of New York

About Rockland County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Stony Point. 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 Stony Point.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Stony Point - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Stony Point) 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 Point. 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 Stony PointOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stony Point. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.2598, Longitude: -74.0129       In this case, the coordinates for Stony Point 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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