Merritt Park, New York

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Merritt Park, New York
Location of Merritt Park, New York
Location of Merritt Park, New York
Coordinates: 41°32′19″N 73°52′21″W / 41.53861°N 73.87250°W / 41.53861; -73.87250Coordinates: 41°32′19″N 73°52′21″W / 41.53861°N 73.87250°W / 41.53861; -73.87250
CountryUnited States
StateNew York
CountyDutchess
TownFishkill
Area
 • Total0.44 sq mi (1.15 km2)
 • Land0.44 sq mi (1.15 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation
285 ft (87 m)
Population
 • Total1,256
 • Density2,828/sq mi (1,091.9/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
Area code(s)845
FIPS code36-46750
GNIS feature ID2584278

Merritt Park is a census-designated place (CDP) in the town of Fishkill, New York.[1] As of the 2010 census it had a population of 1,256.[2]

The CDP is located in the eastern part of the town of Fishkill in southwestern Dutchess County. It is bordered to the west by the village of Fishkill, to the north by Fishkill Creek, to the southeast by 904-foot (276 m) Honness Mountain, and to the northeast by New York State Route 52. Merritt Boulevard is the main thoroughfare through the community, connecting NY 52 to the northeast with U.S. Route 9 in the southern part of Fishkill village.

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the Merritt Park CDP has a total area of 0.44 square miles (1.15 km2), all of it land.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Merritt Park, New York
  2. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Merritt Park CDP, New York". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved November 19, 2015.