South Haven, New York

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South Haven
Hamlet
South Haven, New York is located in New York
South Haven
Location within the state of New York
Coordinates: 40°47′N 72°53′W / 40.783°N 72.883°W / 40.783; -72.883Coordinates: 40°47′N 72°53′W / 40.783°N 72.883°W / 40.783; -72.883
CountryUnited States
StateNew York
CountySuffolk
Time zoneEastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST)EDT (UTC-4)
 
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South Haven
Hamlet
South Haven, New York is located in New York
South Haven
Location within the state of New York
Coordinates: 40°47′N 72°53′W / 40.783°N 72.883°W / 40.783; -72.883Coordinates: 40°47′N 72°53′W / 40.783°N 72.883°W / 40.783; -72.883
CountryUnited States
StateNew York
CountySuffolk
Time zoneEastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST)EDT (UTC-4)

South Haven is a hamlet in Suffolk County, New York, on the South Shore of Long Island.

South Haven is part of the Town of Brookhaven, not to be confused with the hamlet of Brookhaven with which it shares a ZIP Code.

For more information see Brookhaven (CDP), New York.

Geography[edit]

Brookhaven is located at 40°47′52″N 72°53′58″W / 40.79778°N 72.89944°W / 40.79778; -72.89944 (40.7833, -72.8833).[1]

South Haven is dominated by two large parcels of parkland -- South Haven County Park, and the Wertheim National Wildlife Refuge.

History[edit]

South Haven was the shortened form of the original name of the hamlet: South Brookhaven.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 

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