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Palmyra (town), New York

Palmyra is a town in southwest Wayne County, New York, United States. The population was 7.975 at the 2010 census. The town is named after the ancient city Palmyra in Syria. In the village also named Palmyra. The city is located about 20 miles 32 ...

St. James, New York

St. James is a hamlet and census-designated place in Suffolk County, New York, United States. The population of the CDP was 13.338 at the 2010 census. St. James is part of the Town of Smithtown and is located on the North Shore of Long Island. Th ...

St. Johnsville (village), New York

St. Johnsville is a village in Montgomery County, New York, United States. The population was 1.732 at the 2010 census. Accounts vary as to what the name is derived from, but most accounts credit Alexander St. John, an early surveyor and commissi ...

St. Johnsville, New York

St. Johnsville is a town in Montgomery County, New York, United States. The population was 2.631 at the 2010 census. Accounts vary as to the naming of St. Johnsville, but most of them state that the town and its village are named after an early s ...

Salem (hamlet), New York

Salem is a hamlet located in the town of Salem in Washington County, New York, United States. It is part of the Glens Falls Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 946 at the 2010 census. The village is located in the North Central part ...

Salem, New York

Salem is a town in eastern Washington County, New York, United States. It is part of the Glens Falls Metropolitan Statistical Area. The town population was 2.702 at the 2000 census. The town of Salem contains a hamlet also named Salem, formerly a ...

Sharon Springs, New York

Sharon Springs is a village in Schoharie County, New York, United States. The population was 547 at the 2000 census. Its name derives from the hometown of the first Colonial settlers, Sharon, Connecticut, and the important springs in the village. ...

Sharon, New York

Sharon is a town in Schoharie County, New York, United States. The population was 1.843 at the 2000 census. The town is named after a location in Connecticut, whence some early settlers came. In the town of Sharon is located in the Northwest corn ...

South Salem, New York

South Salem is a hamlet in the Town of Lewisboro, Westchester County, in the U.S. state of New York. Part of the New York metropolitan area, the town center has a post office, town hall, library, and recycling center. Famous residents include the ...

West Babylon, New York

West Babylon is a census-designated place in the Town of Babylon in Suffolk County, New York, United States. The population was 43.213 at the 2010 census.

Alplaus, New York

Alplaus is a hamlet located in Schenectady County, New York, United States. Its name is derived from the Dutch Aal Plaats, or "Place of the Eels." Alplaus is in the Southeast corner of the city of Glenville. Some consider it part of the hamlet of ...

Amsterdam (town), New York

Amsterdam is a town in Montgomery County, New York, United States. The population was 5.566 at the 2010 census. The town is named after Amsterdam, the capital of the Netherlands. The town is near the border of the city of Amsterdam on three sides ...

Arthur Kill

Arthur Kill is a tidal strait between Staten Island, a borough of New York City, and Union and Middlesex counties in New Jersey in the United States. It is a major navigational channel of the Port of New York and New Jersey.

Austerlitz, New York

Austerlitz is a town in Columbia County, New York, United States. The population was 1.654 at the 2010 census. The town was named after the Battle of Austerlitz. The city is located in the Eastern part of the district of Columbia.

Batten Kill

The Batten Kill, Battenkill, or Battenkill River is a 59.4-mile-long river rising in Vermont that flows into New York and is a tributary of the Hudson River. As "kill" means a creek, the name "Battenkill River" is pleonastic. The mouth of the bat ...

Bedford–Stuyvesant, Brooklyn

Bedford–Stuyvesant, colloquially known as Bed–Stuy, is a neighborhood in the north-central portion of the New York City borough of Brooklyn. Bedford–Stuyvesant is bordered by Flushing Avenue to the north, Classon Avenue to the west, Broadway to t ...

Blauvelt, New York

Blauvelt is a hamlet and census-designated place, formerly known as Greenbush and then Blauveltville, in the town of Orangetown, Rockland County, New York, United States. It is located north of Tappan, east of Nauraushaun and Pearl River, south o ...

Bleecker, New York

Bleecker is a town in Fulton County, New York, United States. The population was 533 at the 2010 census. The name is from Barent Bleecker, one of the original landowners of the region. Bleecker is located to the North of the city Gloversville and ...

Boght Corners, New York

Boght Corners is a hamlet in the town of Colonie in northern Albany County, New York that straddles U.S. Route 9. The corners that give the hamlet its name are found at the intersection of Route 9 and Boght Road, near the Boght Community Fire Dis ...

Casperkill

The Casperkill is a creek in both the town and city of Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, New York. It flows 11.6 miles from Peach Hill Park to the Hudson River. Combined with its only major tributary, the Fonteyn Kill, it forms a 12 sq mi subwatersh ...

Catskill Creek

Catskill Creek is a 46.0-mile-long tributary of the Hudson River that drains the northeastern Catskill Mountains of the U.S. State of New York. From its source at Franklinton Vlaie in Schoharie County it flows southeast through parts of Albany Co ...

Catskill Park

The Catskill Park is in the Catskill Mountains in New York in the United States. It consists of 700.000 acres of land inside a Blue Line in four counties: Delaware, Greene, Sullivan, and Ulster. As of 2005, 287.500 acres or 41 percent of the land ...

Claverack Creek

Claverack Creek is a 17.5-mile-long tributary to Stockport Creek in Columbia County, New York, in the United States. Its source is in the town of Claverack at the hamlet of Mellenville, and its mouth is at its confluence with Kinderhook Creek to ...

Claverack-Red Mills, New York

Claverack-Red Mills is a census-designated place in Columbia County, New York, United States. The population was 913 at the 2010 census. In the area of the census is located in the Western part of the city North-West Federal got its name from two ...

Claverack, New York

Claverack is a town in Columbia County, New York, United States. The population was 6.021 at the 2010 census. The town name is a corruption for the Dutch word for "Clover Fields" or "Clover Reach". In 1705, the first discovery of a mastodon tooth ...

Coeymans, New York

Coeymans is a town in Albany County, New York, United States. The population was 7.418 at the 2010 census. The town is named after an early settler, who was the patent-holder for the area. The town is in the southeast part of the county, south of ...

Colonie (village), New York

Colonie is a village in Albany County, New York, United States. The population was 7.793 at the 2010 census. The village of Colonie is located in Colonie. Both to the North of the city of Albany, capital of new York state.

Colonie, New York

Colonie is a town in Albany County, New York, United States. It is the most populous suburb of Albany, New York, and is the third largest town in area in Albany County, occupying about 11% of the county. Several hamlets exist within the town. As ...

Coney Island

Coney Island is a residential and commercial neighborhood and entertainment area, located on a peninsula in the southwestern part of the borough of Brooklyn in New York City. The neighborhood is bounded by Manhattan Beach to its east, Lower New Y ...

Coney Island Creek

Coney Island Creek is a 1.8-mile-long tidal inlet in Brooklyn, New York City. It used to be a 3-mile-long continual strait and a partial mudflat connecting Gravesend Bay and Sheepshead Bay, making Coney Island an actual island, but the eastern ha ...

Cortlandt, New York

Cortlandt is a town in Westchester County, New York located at the northwest edge of the county, at the eastern terminus of the Bear Mountain Bridge. The town includes the villages of Buchanan and Croton-on-Hudson.

Cottekill, New York

Cottekill is a small hamlet in the northwest part of the Town of Rosendale, Ulster county, New York in the United States. Located in the Rondout Valley, it is approximately 2.25 miles east of the hamlet of Stone Ridge, 2.5 miles northwest of Rose ...

Coxsackie (village), New York

Coxsackie is a village in Greene County, New York, United States. The population was 2.813 at the 2010 census. The name of the village comes from the native word Mak-kachs-hack-ing. When the land was purchased by Dutch settlers, the name was writ ...

Coxsackie, New York

Coxsackie is a town in Greene County, New York, United States. The population was 8.918 at the 2010 census. The name of the town is said to be derived from a Native American term, but it has various translations. The area is governed as a city, t ...

East Fishkill, New York

East Fishkill is a town on the southern border of Dutchess County, New York, United States. The population was 29.029 at the 2010 census. The town was once the eastern portion of the town of Fishkill. Research Park Hudson valley formerly known as ...

East Flatbush, Brooklyn

East Flatbush is a residential neighborhood in the New York City borough of Brooklyn. East Flatbush is bounded by Crown Heights and Empire Boulevard to the north, Brownsville and East 98th Street to the east, Flatlands/Canarsie and the Long Islan ...

East Greenbush, New York

East Greenbush is a town in Rensselaer County, New York, United States. It is a suburb of Albany, New York. The population was 16.473 at the 2010 census. The word Greenbush is derived from the Dutch het groen bosch, referring to the pine woods th ...

East Nassau, New York

East Nassau is a village in Rensselaer County, New York, United States. The population was 587 at the 2010 census. In the village of East Nassau is in the Eastern part of the city of Nassau along a city Stephentown border by routes 20 and 66.

East River

The East River is a salt water tidal estuary in New York City. The waterway, which is actually not a river despite its name, connects Upper New York Bay on its south end to Long Island Sound on its north end. It separates the borough of Queens on ...

Fall Kill

The Fall Kill is a creek in Dutchess County, New York, United States. The stream is approximately 38 miles long, and joins the Hudson River in the city of Poughkeepsie.

Fishkill (town), New York

Fishkill is a town in the southwest part of Dutchess County, New York, United States. It lies approximately 60 miles north of New York City. The population was 22.107 at the 2010 census. Fishkill surrounds the city of Beacon. In Fishkill is a vil ...

Fishkill Creek

Fishkill Creek is a tributary of the Hudson River in Dutchess County, New York, United States. At 33.5 miles it is the second longest stream in the county, after Wappinger Creek. It rises in the town of Union Vale and flows generally southwest to ...

Fishkill, New York

Fishkill is a village within the town of Fishkill in Dutchess County, New York, United States. The village population was 2.171 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Poughkeepsie–Newburgh–Middletown, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area as well as th ...

Fort Nassau (North River)

Fort Nassau was the first Dutch settlement in North America, located beside the "North River" within present-day Albany, New York, in the United States. The factorij was a small fortification which served as a trading post and warehouse.

Fort Orange (New Netherland)

Fort Orange was the first permanent Dutch settlement in New Netherland, the present-day city of Albany, New York developed at this site. It was built in 1624 as a replacement for Fort Nassau, which had been built on nearby Castle Island and serve ...

Gerritsen Creek

Gerritsen Creek is a short watercourse in Brooklyn, New York City that empties into Jamaica Bay. The creek currently starts near Avenue U, but its original headwaters lay eight streets farther north. That part of the creek was buried in a storm s ...

Gravesend, Brooklyn

Gravesend is a neighborhood in the south-central section of the New York City borough of Brooklyn, on the southwestern edge of Long Island in the U.S. state of New York. It is bounded on the south by Coney Island, on the west by Bath Beach, on th ...

Greenburgh, New York

Greenburgh developed along the Hudson River, long the main transportation route. It was settled by northern Europeans in its early years, primarily of Dutch and English descent. Residents were active during the American Revolutionary War. The Rom ...

Greenpoint, Brooklyn

Greenpoint is the northernmost neighborhood in the New York City borough of Brooklyn, in the U.S. state of New York. It is bordered on the southwest by Williamsburg at Bushwick Inlet Park and McCarren Park, on the southeast by the Brooklyn-Queens ...

Guilderland (hamlet), New York

The hamlet of Guilderland was begun as a glass factory in 1792, often referred to as the "Glass House". This factory was in the middle of the wilderness of the Pine Bush pine barrens, in an area then called Dowesburgh. In 1796, with hopes of esta ...

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