Orange County Courts

Orange County occupies 839 square miles and is located in southwestern New York State, west of the Hudson River, north of Rockland County and New Jersey and east of the Delaware River. It contains three cities, twenty towns, nineteen villages and a population of 342,000. Notable features include the United States Military Academy at West Point, Brotherhood Winery, the Harness Racing Museum & Hall of Fame, the Galleria at Crystal Run, Woodbury Common Premium Outlets, Goosepond Mountain State Park, Harriman State Park and Sterling Forest State Park.

The latest available crime statistics for Orange County show that in one year there were 9,000 incidents of serious crime ranging from 6,000 thefts through 4 murders. The County is served by the New York State Police and Orange County Sherriff’s Department, as well as by numerous local town and village police forces.

The Town of Goshen is the county seat of government. The Orange County Supreme, County Court, Family Court and Surrogates are all located here. The Supreme Court handles all kinds of matters. The County Court is mostly devoted to serious crimes. The Family Court handles family matters and the Surrogates Court presides over estate matters. The addresses are as follows:

Orange County Supreme Court, 285 Main Street, Goshen, NY 10924, (845) 291-3111.

Orange County Court, 285 Main Street, Goshen, NY 10924, (845) 291-3111.

Orange County Family Court, 285 Main Street, Goshen, NY 10924, (845) 291-3030.

Orange County Surrogates Court, 30 Park Place, Goshen, NY 10924, 845-291-2193.

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Orange County’s local town and village courts are as follows: