Pawling (town), New York

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Pawling
Town welcome sign along New York State Route 22
Town welcome sign along New York State Route 22
Etymology: From Catherine Pauling, wife of Albert Pauling, and eldest daughter of colonial landowner Henry Beekman
Location of Pawling, New York
Location of Pawling, New York
Coordinates: 41°34′N 73°36′W / 41.567°N 73.600°W / 41.567; -73.600Coordinates: 41°34′N 73°36′W / 41.567°N 73.600°W / 41.567; -73.600
CountryUnited States
StateNew York
RegionHudson Valley
CountyDutchess
Founded1788
Government
 • Town SupervisorJames Schmitt (R)
 • Town Council
  • Philip DeRosa (R)
  • William Johnson (R)
  • Jim McCarthy (R)
  • Reid McGrath (R)
Area
 • Total45 sq mi (120 km2)
 • Land44.2 sq mi (114 km2)
 • Water0.8 sq mi (2 km2)
Elevation
480 ft (150 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total8,463
 • Density190/sq mi (73/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
12564
Area code(s)845
Exchange855
WebsiteWelcome 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.