Bloomville, New York

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Bloomville, New York
Census-designated place
Bloomville is located in New York
Bloomville
Bloomville
Coordinates: 42°20′0″N 74°48′27″W / 42.33333°N 74.80750°W / 42.33333; -74.80750Coordinates: 42°20′0″N 74°48′27″W / 42.33333°N 74.80750°W / 42.33333; -74.80750[1]
CountryUnited States
StateNew York
CountyDelaware County
TownKortright
Area[2]
 • Total1.3 sq mi (3.4 km2)
 • Land1.3 sq mi (3.4 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation1,455 ft (443 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total213
 • Density162/sq mi (62.5/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code13739
Area code607
FIPS code[2]36-07025
GNIS feature ID[1]944294

Bloomville is a hamlet and census-designated place (CDP) in the town of Kortright, Delaware County, New York, United States. The population was 213 at the 2010 census.[2]

Geography[edit]

Bloomville is located in the West Branch Delaware River valley, north of the Catskill Mountains. Administratively part of Kortright, the Bloomville CDP has according to the United States Census Bureau, has a total area of 1.3 square miles (3.4 km2), all land.[2] Bloomville is in the southwestern corner of Kortright.

New York State Route 10 passes through the hamlet, leading southwest 7 miles (11 km) to Delhi, the county seat, and northeast 12 miles (19 km) to Stamford.

The west end of the Catskill Scenic Trail, a rail-trail following the route of the former Ulster and Delaware Railroad, is in Bloomville. There is a parking lot just across Route 10 from the trailhead.

Culture[edit]

Like many communities in the Catskills, the Bloomville population is split between farmers and second home owners. The historic Bloomville Methodist Episcopal Church can be found within the community.

Today Bloomville is part of a developing Catskills culinary scene. A new restaurant, Table on Ten, was recently featured in Conde Nast Traveler and other upscale publications.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Bloomville". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved November 10, 2015.
  2. ^ a b c d e "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Bloomville CDP, New York". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved November 10, 2015.
  3. ^ "The Catskills Are New York's New Culinary Retreat". Condé Nast Traveler.