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. is situated 1¼ miles northeast of Beacon.

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.


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