Dutchess County , New York

Dutchess County: County in New York, United States

Dutchess County locator map
Location of Dutchess County on New York map.

About

Dutchess County is a county located in the U.S. state of New York. As of the 2010 census, the population was 297,488 and a population density of 139 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 293,293 inhabitants. Its county seat is Poughkeepsie. The county was created 338 years ago in 1682.

Main Mall Row  Poughkeepsie  NY image
Main Mall Row Poughkeepsie NY
Main Mall Row  Poughkeepsie  NY image

Geography

Dutchess County is located at 41°45'55"N 73°44'34"W (41.7651500, -73.7428600). It has 6 neighbors: Fairfield County, Litchfield County, Berkshire County, Columbia County, Orange County and Ulster County.

Dutchess County map

The largest city of Dutchess County is Poughkeepsie with a population of 42,942. Other cities include, East Fishkill population 29,503, Beacon population 13,930, Pleasant Valley population 9,615 and Haviland population 3,634. See all Dutchess County cities & populated places.

Weather

Dutchess County forecast: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. more

Dutchess County Quick Facts

Population : 293,293 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New York (United States)
Twitter username : DutchessCoGov
Area : 2138 km2
Water as percent of area : 3.6%
Land as percent of area : 96.4%
Named for : Mary of Modena
Altitude : 440 feet / 134 meters
Capital : Poughkeepsie
Establishment : January 01, 1683
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 23:56:30 (24th October 2021)
Density : 137 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -1.43% (2010-2020)
Weather : 56℉ Mostly Sunny 7-days weather

Dutchess County has 6 neighbours.

  • Fairfield County county in Connecticut, United States
  • Litchfield County county in Connecticut, United States
  • Berkshire County county in Massachusetts, United States
  • Columbia County county in New York, United States
  • Orange County The district of Orange County is situated in the U. S. New York state. The population was 372,813 as of the 2010 census. The seat of the county is Goshen. This county was first established in 1683 and reorganized in 1798 with its present limits. Orange County is part of the metropolitan statistical area of Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, which belongs to the broader New York-Newark-Bridgeport, NY-NJ-CT-PA Combined Statistical Area. It is in the Hudson Valley Area's Mid-Hudson Portion of the state. Steve Neuhaus is the County Executive.
  • Ulster County county in New York, United States

  • Poughkeepsie

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Dutchess County decreased by 1.43% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 297,488 - census
2011 298,133 0.22% estimation process
2012 297,023 -0.37% estimation process
2013 296,268 -0.25% estimation process
2014 295,127 -0.39% estimation process
2015 294,039 -0.37% estimation process
2016 293,029 -0.34% estimation process
2017 293,545 0.18% estimation process
2018 293,939 0.13% estimation process
2019 294,218 0.09% estimation process
2020 293,293 -0.32% estimation process

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People born in Dutchess County (31)

People born in Dutchess County, including Adjutant and Inspector General of the armies of the Confederate States Samuel Cooper, lawyer and legal scholar James Kent, politician B. Platt Carpenter, you can see a list of people who born in Dutchess County.

Other places with the same name (1)

Dutchess County Populated Places (more)

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Dutchess County.

City Name Population Title
Poughkeepsie 42,942 City in New York
East Fishkill 29,503 City in Dutchess County, New York, United States of America
Beekman 14,344 Town of the United States
Beacon 13,930 City in Dutchess County, New York, United States
Pleasant Valley 9,615 Human settlement in Dutchess County, New York, United States of America
Pawling 8,165 Village in Dutchess County, New York, USA
Chestnut Ridge 7,994 Town in Rockland County, New York, USA
Rhinebeck 7,792 Village in New York
Myers Corner 6,790 Census-designated place in Dutchess County, New York
Wappingers Falls 5,509 Village in New York
Amenia 4,385 Town in Dutchess County, New York
Bethel 4,159 Town in Sullivan County, New York, USA
Spackenkill 4,123 Census-designated place in Dutchess County, New York
Haviland 3,634 City in Kiowa County, Kansas, United States of America
Red Oaks Mill 3,613 Hamlet (and census-designated place) in Dutchess County, in the U.
Brinckerhoff 2,900 Census-designated place in Dutchess County, New York

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Staten Island 474,558 Island and borough of New York City