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Welcome to Windham ...

The Town of Windham is located in Greene County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Windham has a population of 1,676 people<3> (see below for details).

Windham is 1,890 feet [576 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Windham: (518)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Windham had an population of 1,676 people. This is a decrease of 1.59% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.96% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Windham had a population of 1,703 people. This makes Windham the county's 11th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,703 people, the population of Windham increased 2.59% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,660 people).

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

Communities Also Named Windham ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Windham - they are located in Connecticut and Vermont.

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

Communities near Windham ...

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

  • Saugerties [Ulster County]
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    • Saugerties [Ulster County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Windham
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,002 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saugerties have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saugerties
  • Catskill [Greene County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Catskill
    • Catskill [Greene County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Windham
    • 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
  • Coxsackie [Greene County]
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    • Coxsackie [Greene County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Windham
    • 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
  • Cairo [Greene County]
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    • Cairo [Greene County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Windham
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,420 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cairo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cairo
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    • Woodstock [Ulster County]
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      • Woodstock [Ulster County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Windham
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,756 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodstock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodstock
    • Athens [Greene County]
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      • Athens [Greene County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Windham
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,946 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Athens have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Athens
    • Catskill [Greene County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Catskill
      • Catskill [Greene County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Windham
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,815 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
    • Greenville [Greene County]
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      • Greenville [Greene County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Windham
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,549 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenville
    • Westerlo [Albany County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westerlo
      • Westerlo [Albany County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Windham
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,257 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westerlo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westerlo
    • New Baltimore [Greene County]
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      • New Baltimore [Greene County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Windham
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,245 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Baltimore have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Baltimore

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Windham ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Greene, 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 Windham.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Windham - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Windham) 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 Windham. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WindhamOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Windham. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.3173, Longitude: -74.2035       In this case, the coordinates for Windham have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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