Poughkeepsie , Dutchess County, New York

Poughkeepsie: City in New York

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About

Poughkeepsie is a city located in the county of Dutchess in the U.S. state of New York. Its population at the 2010 census was 43,341 and a population density of 2,926 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 44,062 inhabitants.

The city was created 335 years ago in 1685.

Poughkeepsie has a total area of 5.72 square miles (14.81 km2).

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Poughkeepsie, NY Quick Facts

Population : 44,062 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : New York
County : Dutchess County
Different from : Poughkeepsie
Postal code : 12601–12604
Phone Area Codes : 845
Area : 14.81 km2
Altitude : 180 feet / 55 meters
Capital city : Poughkeepsie is capital of Dutchess County
Establishment : January 01, 1686 (335 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 09:28:53 (21st April 2021)
Density : 2,975 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 1.64% (2010-2019)

Population by years

The population of Poughkeepsie increased by 1.64% in 9 years.

Year Population Method
2010 43,341 census
2011 45,264 estimation process
2012 45,029 estimation process
2013 44,874 estimation process
2014 44,620 estimation process
2015 44,390 estimation process
2016 44,156 estimation process
2017 44,147 estimation process
2018 44,132 estimation process
2019 44,062 estimation process

Poughkeepsie, NY zip code is 12601. County name: Dutchess, County fips: 36027

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People born in Poughkeepsie, NY (164)

People born in Poughkeepsie, NY, including actor Michael Manasseri, screenwriter, director, producer, actor, author, and film editor Ed Wood, U.S. photographer and photojournalist Lee Miller, you can see a list of people who born in Poughkeepsie, NY.

Schools

College & universities near Poughkeepsie, NY

Code Name City ZIP
190840 Dutchess Community College Poughkeepsie (NY) 12601-1595
192819 Marist College Poughkeepsie (NY) 12601
197133 Vassar College Poughkeepsie (NY) 12604
190503 Culinary Institute of America Hyde Park (NY) 12538-1499
431105 Dutchess BOCES-Practical Nursing Program Poughkeepsie (NY) 12601-6599

Stations (21)

Amtrak & bus stations near Poughkeepsie, NY

Code Name Address Type
POU Poughkeepsie station 41 Main St. RAIL
RHI Rhinecliff–Kingston station Hutton and Charles Sts. RAIL
CRT Croton–Harmon station 1 Croton Point Avenue RAIL
HUD Hudson 69 South Front St. RAIL
STM Stamford Transportation Center Washington Blvd and South State St. RAIL

Other cities in Dutchess County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Dutchess County , NY. (more)

City Name Population Title
East Fishkill 29,527 City in Dutchess County, New York, United States of America
Beekman 14,387 Town of the United States
Beacon 13,968 City in Dutchess County, New York, United States
Pleasant Valley 9,685 Human settlement in Dutchess County, New York, United States of America
Chestnut Ridge 8,020 Town in Rockland County, New York, USA
Wappingers Falls 5,544 Village in New York
Amenia 4,399 Town in Dutchess County, New York
Bethel 4,155 Town in Sullivan County, New York, USA
Rhinebeck 2,563 Village in New York
Pine Plains 2,406 Town in New York, United States of America
Milan 2,344 Town in New York, USA
Pawling 2,262 Village in Dutchess County, New York, USA
Fishkill 2,155 Village in Dutchess County, New York
Red Hook 1,951 Town in Dutchess County, New York, United States
Millbrook 1,406 Village in Dutchess County, New York, US
Smithfield 1,260 Town in New York, United States

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Poughkeepsie, NY distances to biggest New York cities

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