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Welcome to Tilly Foster ...

Tilly Foster is located in Putnam County<1>.

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

Tilly Foster is 400 feet [122 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Tilly Foster ...

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

  • Danbury
  • Danbury
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    • Danbury lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Tilly Foster.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 84,317 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Danbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Cortlandt
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    • Cortlandt lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Tilly Foster.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,123 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cortlandt have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Yorktown
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    • Yorktown lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Tilly Foster.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,988 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
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    • Carmel lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Tilly Foster.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,339 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.
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  • East Fishkill
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    • East Fishkill lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Tilly Foster.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,503 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Fishkill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Newburgh
  • Newtown
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    • Newtown lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Tilly Foster.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,832 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newtown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newtown<5>
  • New Milford
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    • New Milford lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Tilly Foster.
    • 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.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Wappinger
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    • Wappinger lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Tilly Foster.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,669 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wappinger have been provided by the GNIS.<2> 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 Tilly Foster. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Tilly Foster.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tilly Foster ...

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

Adding Tilly Foster to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

The official website for Putnam County: www.putnamcountyny.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 Putnam, 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 Tilly Foster - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Tilly Foster) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tilly Foster. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4165, Longitude: -73.6493       In this case, the coordinates for Tilly Foster 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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