Riverhead is a town within , , on the north shore of . Since 1727, Riverhead has been the county seat of Suffolk County, though most county offices are in .

Notable Places in the Area

Theme park
Long Island Aquarium is an aquarium that opened in 2000 on in Riverhead, New York, . Photo: Americasroof, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Railway station
Riverhead is a along the Main Line of the Long Island Rail Road. Photo: DanTD, Public domain.

Water feature
is a natural lake located in on in near Riverhead, New York, United States.

is a quarter-mile oval race track with a Figure 8 course, located in Riverhead, . is situated 2 miles west of Riverhead.

Localities in the Area

The is a 30-mile- long peninsula in the northeast part of , , U.S, roughly parallel with an even longer peninsula known as the South Fork, both on the of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.


40.917° or 40° 55' 1.4" north
-72.662° or 72° 39' 43.3" west
Open Location Code
United Nations Location Code
13 feet (4 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 158854107
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Catalan: Riverhead
  • Chinese: 河头镇
  • Chinese: 河頭鎮
  • Czech: Riverhead
  • Dutch: Riverhead, New York
  • English: Riverhead, New York
  • French: Riverhead
  • German: Riverhead
  • Haitian: Riverhead, New York
  • Hungarian: Riverhead (town)
  • Italian: Riverhead
  • Japanese: リバーヘッド
  • Japanese: リヴァーヘッド
  • Polish: Riverhead
  • Portuguese: Riverhead
  • Russian: Риверхед
  • Spanish: Riverhead
  • Swahili: Riverhead, New York
  • Swedish: Riverhead, New York
  • Ukrainian: Рівергед
  • Volapük: Riverhead
  • Welsh: Riverhead
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