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Wawayanda (T)

New York is a state in the northeastern United States. Majority of the population is concentrated in the southern portion around New York City, the state is often regionalized into Upstate and Downstate. New York is the home of Ellis Island, where many immigrants in the early 20th century arrived in the United States.
Wawayanda is a town in Orange County, New York, United States. The population was 6,273 at the 2000 census. The Town of Wawayanda is in the southwest part of the county. As per 2005 census the total population is of 7,024. According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 90.8 square kilometers. 90.6 square kilometers of it is land and 0.1 square kilometers of it is water.
In the town the population was spread out with 29.5 percent under the age of 18, 6.1 percent from 18 to 24, 30.1 percent from 25 to 44, 24.7 percent from 45 to 64, and 9.5 percent who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females there were 100.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.4 males. Communities and locations in Wawayanda are Gardnerville, Ridgebury, Slate Hill, South Centerville and New Hampton.
Orange County is a county located in the U.S. state of New York. At the northern reaches of the New York metropolitan area, it sits in the state's scenic Mid-Hudson region of the Hudson Valley. Its name is in honor of William III of Orange, who was greatly esteemed by the original settlers of the region. As of 2000, the population was 341,367. The county seat is Goshen. The center of population of New York is located in Orange County, in Deerpark. Orange County was one of the first twelve counties established by the Province of New York in 1683.
It is definitely one of the popular tourist attractions in New York worth paying a visit while touring the country. This place leaves a pleasing and unforgettable memory and justifies the proud cultural tradition of New York.

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