Pawling (town), New York

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Coordinates: 41°33′43″N 73°35′59″W / 41.56194°N 73.59972°W / 41.56194; -73.59972
Pawling
Town
Harlem Valley view from Appalachian Trail, Pawling, NY.jpg
View of Harlem Valley from Appalachian Trail in Pawling
Name origin: From Catherine Pawling, eldest daughter of colonial landowner Henry Beekman
Country United States
State New York
Region Hudson Valley
County Dutchess
Landmark Akin Free Library
Center Village of Pawling
 - elevation 480 ft (146 m)
 - coordinates 41°33′43″N 73°35′59″W / 41.56194°N 73.59972°W / 41.56194; -73.59972
Highest point Observatory Hill
 - elevation 1,332 ft (406 m)
 - coordinates 41°35′16″N 73°32′27″W / 41.58778°N 73.54083°W / 41.58778; -73.54083
Lowest point East Branch Croton River at Putnam County line
 - elevation 420 ft (128 m)
 - coordinates 41°31′24″N 73°36′12″W / 41.52333°N 73.60333°W / 41.52333; -73.60333
Area 45 sq mi (117 km²)
 - land 44.2 sq mi (114 km²)
 - water 0.8 sq mi (2 km²)
Population 7,521 (2000)
Density 170.2 /sq mi (66 /km²)
Founded 1788
Government
 - location Town Hall, 160 Charles Colman Blvd.
 - elevation 450 ft (137 m)
 - coordinates 41°34′08″N 73°35′59″W / 41.56889°N 73.59972°W / 41.56889; -73.59972
Supervisor Beth Coursen
Timezone EST (UTC-5)
 - summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 12564
Area code 845
Exchange 855
Location of Pawling within New York
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Location of Pawling within New York
Wikimedia Commons: Pawling, New York
Website: Welcome to Pawling, NY

Pawling is a town of Dutchess County in the state of New York in the United States. 7,521 people were living in Pawling as of 2000.