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Taconic Shores, New York
Taconic Shores, New York is located in New York
Taconic Shores, New York
Taconic Shores, New York
Location in New York
Country United States
State New York
County Columbia
Town Copake
 • Total 1.0 sq mi (2.6 km2)
 • Land 0.8 sq mi (2.2 km2)
 • Water 0.2 sq mi (0.5 km2)
531 ft (162 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
FIPS code 36-73057
GNIS code 2761353

Taconic Shores is a residential development and census-designated place (CDP) in Columbia County, New York, United States. The hamlet is near the geographic center of the town of Copake and surrounds Robinson Pond, a water body on the Roeliff Jansen Kill. The CDP was designated after the 2010 census, so no population figure is yet available.


Taconic Shores consists of a housing development surrounding Robinson Pond, part of the Roeliff Jansen Kill, a stream which flows west to the Hudson River. The community is just north of Copake Hamlet and the Copake Town Hall. The community of Copake Lake is 2 miles (3 km) to the northwest (5 miles (8 km) by road).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the Taconic Shores CDP has a total area of 1.0 square mile (2.6 km2), of which 0.85 square miles (2.2 km2) is land and 0.19 square miles (0.5 km2), or 18.47%, is water.

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