Beacon is a city located in , , . The 2010 census placed the city total population at 15,541. Beacon is part of the Poughkeepsie–Newburgh– Metropolitan Statistical Area as well as the larger , New York– .

Notable Places in the Area

is the museum for the Dia Art Foundation's collection of art from the 1960s to the present and is one of the 11 locations and sites they manage. Photo: Rolfmueller, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is an early 18th-century home located in the city of Beacon, , United States. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Passenger ship terminal
The is a ferry service crossing the Hudson River that connects Newburgh with Beacon, . Photo: Titanosaurus, Public domain.

is a multi-security level prison in , United States.

Localities in the Area

is a city in the U.S. state of within . Photo: Daniel Case, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town in , . It is in the eastern part of the county, bordering the town and the city of Newburgh. Photo: Daniel Case, CC BY-SA 3.0.


41.5049° or 41° 30' 17.6" north
-73.9697° or 73° 58' 10.9" west
Open Location Code
United Nations Location Code
138 feet (42 metres)
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node 158803498
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: Beacon, New York
  • Arabic: بيكون
  • Armenian: Բեքոն
  • Basque: Beacon (New York)
  • Basque: Beacon
  • Catalan: Beacon (Nova York)
  • Catalan: Beacon
  • Cebuano: Beacon
  • Chechen: Бикен (Нью-Йорк)
  • Chechen: Бикен
  • Chinese: Beacon
  • Chinese: 比肯
  • Croatian: Beacon (New York)
  • Croatian: Beacon
  • Czech: Beacon (New York)
  • Danish: Beacon
  • Dutch: Beacon
  • English: Beacon, New York
  • English: Fishkill Landing, New York
  • English: Matteawan, New York
  • Finnish: Beacon
  • French: Beacon
  • German: Beacon
  • Greek: Μπέικον Νέας Υόρκης
  • Haitian; Haitian Creole: Beacon, New York
  • Hebrew: ביקון
  • Hungarian: Beacon
  • Italian: Beacon
  • Japanese: ビーコン (ニューヨーク州)
  • Japanese: ビーコン
  • Latin: Beacon
  • Malagasy: Beacon, New York
  • Malagasy: Beacon
  • Malayalam: ബീക്കൺ, ന്യൂയോർക്ക്
  • Min Nan Chinese: Beacon
  • Persian: بیکون
  • Persian: بیکون، نیویورک
  • Polish: Beacon
  • Portuguese: Beacon
  • Portuguese: Beacon (New York)
  • Russian: Бикон
  • Serbian: Бикон
  • Serbo-Croatian: Beacon, New York
  • Serbo-Croatian: Beacon
  • Slovenian: Beacon, New York
  • South Azerbaijani: بیکون، نیویورک
  • Spanish: Beacon
  • Spanish: Beacon (Nueva York)
  • Spanish: Beacon, Nueva York
  • Swedish: Beacon
  • Tajik: Биакун,Ню-Йорк
  • Tajik: Биакун
  • Tatar: Бикен (Нью-Йорк)
  • Tatar: Бикен
  • Turkish: Beacon, New York
  • Turkish: Beacon
  • Ukrainian: Бікен
  • Volapük: Beacon (NY)
  • Volapük: Beacon (New York)
  • Volapük: Beacon, NY
  • Volapük: Beacon, New York
  • Volapük: Beacon
  • Waray (Philippines): Beacon
  • Welsh: Beacon, Efrog Newydd
  • Fishkill
  • Mattewan

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