Millerton, New York
The selectable images and aerial photographs within this page show data about Millerton, New York. Millerton is a village in Dutchess County, New York, United States with a listed population of 958 after the completion of the 2010 census. The village was named after Sidney Miller, a railroad contractor who helped the people of that area with the introduction of the railroad system near
Even with a smaller size and population, Millerton is an interesting location for inter-state relations as it is part of the PoughkeepsieNewburghMiddletown, Metropolitan Statistical Area of New York as well as the larger New YorkNewarkBridgeport, NY-NJ-CT-PA Combined Statistical Area.
Millerton was named one of "The Ten Coolest Small Towns in America" by Frommer's Budget Travel Magazine in 2007, and has been featured in the New York Times article "Williamsburg on the Hudson", which are paraphrased in the History section.
Millerton's life cycle is explained in the before-mentioned New York Times article "Williamsburg on the Hudson" from the perspective of a lifelong-citizen, Phil Terni, who has lived in Millerton for 65+ years. Terni describes Millerton's early prosperity as "an agricultural crossroads with three hotels served by three railroads", and then described the village's decline as the milk processing plant had shut down and the farms had starting dying off as being "toward irrelevance".
Millerton's revival as "a rural village with urban influences from nearby towns and boroughs" is shown through the vibrant arts, culture and new small businesses along US 44.
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Arts and culture
This small village has a surprisingly vibrant cultural community. It hosts several foodie destinations, such as the acclaimed No.9 Restaurant, Manna Dew (wine bar and restaurant), The Oakhurst Diner - a hip 1950's era diner serving local grass-fed burgers and kimchi - and the farmers market - all featuring the produce of dozens of local farms and vineyards. The Movie House features foreign films, live broadcasts of the Metropolitan Opera, and a cafe/gallery dubbed as one of the "best hipster hangouts" by Hudson Valley Magazine readers. Millerton boasts a number of art galleries, artist studios, and hosts the annual "Spring for Art" festival each May.