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Riverhead Town
Suffolk County, New York


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Page Contents for Riverhead Town, New York

Statistics & Facts


History & History-related items

City Attractions


Chamber of Commerce.

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.



Statistics & Facts

The New York state capital is Albany.
The population of Riverhead Town is approximately 24,982 (1999), 13299 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 4827 (2010).
The amount of land area in Riverhead Town is 78 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.921 sq kilometers.
The distance from Riverhead Town to Washington DC is 276 miles.
The distance to the New York state capital is 132 miles. (as the crow flies)
Riverhead Town is positioned 40.94 degrees north of the equator and 72.67 degrees west of the prime meridian.


on Long Island in southeast New York. Riverhead is just off the Great Peconic Bay. Here is a location page for Riverhead. It is about 70 miles from New York City.
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History & History Related Items

Riverhead has been the county seat of Suffolk County since 1792 when the courthouse and jail were moved from Southold Town. It was established as a community at the same time.
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Historical Sites in the area.

Long Island Railroad Museum, East End Arts Council, Tanger Outlet Mall

Splish Splash Island
2549 Splish Splash Dr
Riverhead, NY 11901
Phone: 631-727-3600

Atlantis Marine World
Phone: 631-208-9200

Suffolk County Historical Museum
300 West Main Street
Riverhead, New York 11901-2894
Phone: (631)727-2881
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Riverhead Town City Government

The Town of Riverhead
200 Howell Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901
Phone: (631)727-3200
Town Clerk - (631)727-3200
Town Council - (631)727-3200


Suffolk County Clerk
310 Center Dr
Riverhead, NY 11901-3309
Phone: 631-852-2000

Riverhead Town Chamber

Riverhead Chamber of Commerce
542 East Main Street
Riverhead, New York 11901
Phone: (631)727-7600

Riverhead Town Organizations

Riverhead Chamber of Commerce
542 East Main Street
Riverhead, New York 11901
Phone: (631)727-7600

Riverhead Town Libraries

Riverhead Free Library
330 Court St
Riverhead, NY 11901-2816
Phone: 631-727-3228

Suffolk County Law Library
Griffing Ave # 210
Riverhead, NY 11901-3009
Phone: 631-852-1693

Riverhead Town Schools

Riverhead Charter School
3685 Route 25
Riverhead, New York
Phone: 631-369-3415

Riverhead Central School District
700 Osborne Ave
Riverhead, NY 11901-2912
Phone: 631-369-6700


Dowling College Riverhead Center
1149 Old Country Rd
Riverhead, NY 11901-2057
Phone: 631-369-1676

Suffolk County Community College
2 Speonk Riverhead Rd
Riverhead, NY 11901-3433
Phone: 631-548-2500

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