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Port Jervis is a city in Orange County, in the Poughkeepsie-Newburgh metro area.
The community was named after John Bloomfield Jervis, engineer with the Delaware and Hudson Canal
The latitude of Port Jervis is 41.375N. The longitude is -74.693W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 446 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 9,100.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Port Jervis demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Orange County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Newburgh area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 12771 ZIP code.
19% of Port Jervis residents report German ancestry, and 18% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Port Jervis ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Port Jervis was $16,525, compared with $21,587 nationally.
9% of Port Jervis residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Port Jervis, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $516. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $998.
Libraries in Port Jervis include Port Jervis Free Library ... View libraries
Orange County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Port Jervis political report.
The average commute time for Port Jervis workers is 23 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
Hotels in Port Jervis include Comfort Inn Port Jervis.
Port Jervis, NYPros: I grew up visiting my cousin up on Greenville mountain and I love the quaintness of the village as it seems to be timeless...
Cons: Not too much to say - change happens slower in Port
This is a good place to Have a family get together, kayak, and visit.
General info: My brothers and I are sponsoring a concert at UPAC in Kingston September 29 and I hope many old friends will consider it a reunion! Love to all...Blog about Port Jervis
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