Send us your North East photos:
North East is a town in Dutchess County, in the Poughkeepsie-Newburgh metro area.
The latitude of North East is 41.948N. The longitude is -73.546W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,017 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 3,002.
Sections below provide additional information and links about North East demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Dutchess County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 12546 ZIP code.
18% of North East residents report German ancestry, and 18% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the North East ancestry & family history guide.
Post a query on a message board:
Records & databases:
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in North East was $24,650, compared with $21,587 nationally.
21% of North East residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in North East, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $573. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,220.
Dutchess County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our North East political report.
The average commute time for North East workers is 23 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
More info about North East:
Send us your corrections and additions