Oniontown, New York

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Oniontown is a road in Dutchess County, New York, located 1.5 miles south of the hamlet of Dover Plains, in the Town of Dover.[1]

It was briefly the subject of worldwide media attention in 2008, when a derisive video about the area published on YouTube led to visiting outsiders being attacked.[2]


  1. ^ "Oniontown". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ "Teens attacked in Oniontown, N.Y." Associated Press. New York Daily News. July 4, 2008. Retrieved May 9, 2018. 

Coordinates: 41°43′21″N 73°34′52″W / 41.722515°N 73.581233°W / 41.722515; -73.581233