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What's The Richest Place In Dutchess? Survey Result May Come As Surprise

A section of Merritt Park in Fishkill.
A section of Merritt Park in Fishkill. Photo Credit: Google Maps street view

The Hudson Valley is well-represented in newly released rankings of the richest places in each of New York's 62 counties.

The website nyup.com said it used the most recent census data in pulling the median household income in each city, town and village in the state.

Six Hudson Valley places made the Top 10.

Here's a rundown by county:

Dutchess: Merritt Park, No. 4 overall, median household income of $147,808

Note: Merritt Park is a census designated place in Fishkill.

Putnam: Peach Lake, No. 8 overall, median household income of $113,375

Note: Most of Peach Lake, a census designated place, is in Southeast in Putnam. A portion is in North Salem in Westchester.

Westchester: Scarsdale, No. 2 overall, median household income of $242,782.

Rockland: Montebello, No. 5 overall, median household income of $132,614.

Orange: Woodbury, No. 6 overall, median household income of $127,660

Ulster: Accord, No. 9 overall, median household income of $112,083

You can view the nyup.com rankings by clicking here.

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