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Welcome to Stuyvesant ...

Stuyvesant is located in Columbia County<1>.

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

Stuyvesant is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Stuyvesant ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two New York communities named Stuyvesant: This one is located in Columbia County and the other is located in Kings County.

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

Communities near Stuyvesant ...

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

  • Albany
  • Bethlehem
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bethlehem
    • Bethlehem lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Stuyvesant.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,808 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethlehem have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethlehem
  • East Greenbush
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Greenbush
    • East Greenbush lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Stuyvesant.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,127 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Greenbush have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Greenbush
  • Schodack
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Schodack
    • Schodack lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Stuyvesant.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,079 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Schodack have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Schodack
  • Catskill
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Catskill
    • Catskill lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Stuyvesant.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,337 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Catskill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Catskill
  • Rensselaer
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rensselaer
    • Rensselaer lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Stuyvesant.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,142 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rensselaer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rensselaer
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rensselaer<5>
  • New Scotland
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Scotland
    • New Scotland lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Stuyvesant.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,588 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Scotland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Scotland
  • Coxsackie
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coxsackie
    • Coxsackie lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Stuyvesant.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,334 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coxsackie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coxsackie
  • Kinderhook
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kinderhook
    • Kinderhook lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Stuyvesant.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,191 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kinderhook have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kinderhook
  • Coeymans
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coeymans
    • Coeymans lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Stuyvesant.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,227 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coeymans have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coeymans

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Stuyvesant ...

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

Adding Stuyvesant to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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

The official website for Columbia County: www.columbiacountyny.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 Columbia, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Stuyvesant - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Stuyvesant) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stuyvesant. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.3904, Longitude: -73.7815       In this case, the coordinates for Stuyvesant have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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