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Welcome to Washingtonville ...

The village of Washingtonville is located in Orange County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Washingtonville has a population of 5,771 people<2> (see below for details).

Washingtonville was established in 1731.

The community of Washingtonville is 310 feet [94 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Washingtonville: (845)

The ZIP code for Washingtonville: 10992<4>

Websites for Washingtonville ...

Official Website:   www.washingtonville-ny.org/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.orangeny.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Washingtonville had an population of 5,771 people. This is a decrease of 2.17% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 1.37% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Washingtonville had a population of 5,899 people. This makes Washingtonville the county's 25th most populous community.

The population of Washingtonville represents 0.03% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 413rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,899 people, the population of Washingtonville has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 5,851 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Washingtonville.

Communities Also Named Washingtonville ...

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

Beyond New York, there are 5 communities that are also named Washingtonville - they are located in New Jersey (2), Ohio and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Washingtonville ...

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

  • Cortlandt [Westchester County]
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    • Cortlandt [Westchester County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Washingtonville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,123 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cortlandt have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cortlandt
  • Haverstraw [Rockland County]
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    • Haverstraw [Rockland County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Washingtonville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,949 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Haverstraw have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Haverstraw
  • Newburgh [Orange County]
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    • Newburgh [Orange County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Washingtonville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 31,524 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newburgh have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newburgh
  • Warwick [Orange County]
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    • Warwick [Orange County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Washingtonville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 31,096 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warwick have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warwick
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wallkill [Orange County]
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      • Wallkill [Orange County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Washingtonville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,331 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wallkill have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wallkill
    • Middletown [Orange County]
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      • Middletown [Orange County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Washingtonville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,023 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middletown have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<7>
    • Newburgh [Orange County]
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      • Newburgh [Orange County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Washingtonville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,902 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newburgh
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newburgh<7>
    • Wappinger [Dutchess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wappinger
      • Wappinger [Dutchess County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Washingtonville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,669 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wappinger have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wappinger
    • Peekskill [Westchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peekskill
      • Peekskill [Westchester County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Washingtonville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,087 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peekskill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Peekskill<7>
    • Fishkill [Dutchess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fishkill
      • Fishkill [Dutchess County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Washingtonville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,055 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fishkill have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fishkill

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Washingtonville. Our list includes 6 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Washingtonville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Washingtonville ...

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

Adding Washingtonville to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of New York

About Orange County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Washingtonville: www.washingtonville-ny.org/

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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Washingtonville.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Washingtonville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 village (such as Washingtonville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Washingtonville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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 from Point A (ie- Washingtonville) 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 Washingtonville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WashingtonvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Washingtonville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4277, Longitude: -74.1670    
<6>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.
<7>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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