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Coordinates: 42°21′33″N 74°02′56″W / 42.35917°N 74.04889°W / 42.35917; -74.04889

Freehold, New York
Hamlet
Country United States
State New York
County Greene County
Town Greenville
Elevation 423 ft (129 m)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 12431 (Greene)
Area code(s) 518
GNIS feature ID 950661
Downtown Freehold, NY
View south along NY 32 of Freehold, with Catskill Escarpment in background

Freehold is a hamlet in the town of Greenville in Greene County, New York, United States. It has the ZIP Code 12431, and its own fire district.

The hamlet is centered on the junction of New York State Route 32 and Greene County Route 67. There are several buildings there, such as the firehouse and a general store. Although it is not in the Catskill Mountains, the range's northern escarpment dominates the view south from Freehold.

Freehold Airport is located one mile west of the town and is a major hub for gliders.


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