Result, New York

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Result is a populated place in Greene County, New York, in the United States. Greene County has a population of 49,221.[1]

History[edit]

A post office called Result was established in 1890, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1908.[2] Result has been noted for its unusual place name.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Result, New York
  2. ^ "Greene County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 7 October 2014.
  3. ^ Petras, Kathryn; Petras, Ross (18 December 2007). Unusually Stupid Americans: A Compendium of All-American Stupidity. Random House Publishing Group. p. 246. ISBN 978-0-307-41761-9.

Coordinates: 42°21′25″N 73°56′52″W / 42.35694°N 73.94778°W / 42.35694; -73.94778 [1]