Rockland County is located about 15 miles northwest of Manhattan and the New York City Metropolitan Area. The county sits west of the Hudson River and had a population of 311,687, according to the 2010 United States Census.
Rockland County is comprised of five towns and nineteen incorporated villages, with 16 unincorporated villages and hamlets. Rockland County has the largest Jewish population per capita of any U.S. county, with 31.4 percent, or 90,000 residents, being Jewish.
Major roadways in Rockland County include Interstate 87/287 (the New York Thruway), NY 17, NY 45, NY 59, NY 106, NY 210, NY 303, NY 304, NY 306, NY 340, US 9W and US 202. The Transport of Rockland (TOR) serves the county.
Rockland County is serviced by John F. Kennedy International Airport, LaGuardia Airport and Newark Liberty International Airport.
Parks and Colleges
Popular state parks in Rockland County include Bear Mountain State Park, Harriman State Park, Nyack Beach State Park and Rockland Lake State Park.
Rockland County is the home to several colleges and universities including Nyack College, St. Thomas Aquinas College, Rockland Community College, Long Island University, Dominican College and Columbia University’s Lamont–Doherty Earth Observatory.
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