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Highland Falls, New York

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Highland Falls is in Orange County. The county seat is Goshen.

Major ancestry groups reported by Highland Falls residents include:

· Irish - 20%
· Black or African American - 13%
· German - 12%
· Italian - 12%
· English - 10%
· Puerto Rican - 3%
· West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) - 3%
· French (except Basque) - 3%
· Polish - 3%
· Haitian - 2%
· Other Hispanic or Latino - 2%
· Scottish - 2%
· Dominican Republic - 2%
· South American - 2%
· Russian - 1%
· Peruvian - 1%
· Greek - 1%
· Scotch-Irish - 1%
· Swedish - 1%
· Central American: - 1%
· Norwegian - 1%
· Filipino - 1%
· Mexican - 1%
· Portuguese - 1%
· Subsaharan African - 1%
· Kenyan - 1%
· Chinese, except Taiwanese - 1%
· Dutch - 1%
· American Indian tribes, specified - 1%
· Guatemalan - 1%
· Czechoslovakian - 1%

Former names for Highland Falls include:
· Buttermilk Falls

For more detail about place names in the Highland Falls area, consult From Abbotts to Zurich: New York State Placenames, Ren Vasiliev; Encyclopedia of New York State, ed. Peter Eisenstadt
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