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Statistics & Facts

The New York state capital is Albany.
The population of Smithtown is approximately 25,638 (1990), 26470 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 8,360 (1990), 8773 (2010).
The amount of land area in Smithtown is 30.565 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Smithtown is 55 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 1.27 sq kilometers.
The distance from Smithtown to Washington DC is 248 miles.
The distance to the New York state capital is 128 miles. (as the crow flies)
Smithtown is positioned 40.85 degrees north of the equator and 73.21 degrees west of the prime meridian.


on Long Island in southeast New York
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History & History Related Items

The Town of Smithtown was founded in 1663. Originally Chief Wyandanch gave the land to Lion Gardiner, who in turn made a bequest of the area to Richard Smith. A patent was granted to him in 1665.
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Smithtown City Government

Smithtown Town Hall
99 West Main Street
Smithtown, NY 11787
Phone: (631) 360-7512
Town Clerk - (631)360-7620
Town Council - (631)360-7621

Smithtown Libraries

The Smithtown Library

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