Putnam County Courts

Suburban Putnam County occupies 246 square miles and is located north of Westchester County and lying between Connecticut on its eastern border and the Hudson River to its west. It has a population of 101,000 and is made up of six towns and three villages. It is home to several large reservoirs and an area called the “great swamp”. Other notable features include the Chuang Yen Monastery, housing the largest Buddha statue in the Western Hemisphere, Donald J. Trump State Park, Thunder Ridge Ski Area and Clarence Fahnestock State Park.

The county seat of government is located in Carmel. The Supreme and County Courts are there. The Supreme Court handles all kinds of matters. The County Court is mostly devoted to serious crimes. There is also a Family Court that handles family and juvenile matters and a Surrogates Court that presides over estate matters. The courthouses are located as follows:

Putnam County Supreme Court, 20 County Center, Carmel, NY 10512, (845) 208-7830.

Putnam County Court, 20 County Center, Carmel, NY 10512, (845) 208-7830.

Putnam County Family Court, 20 County Center, Carmel, NY 10512, (845) 208-7805.

Putnam County Surrogates Court, 44 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel, NY 10512, (845) 208-7860.

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Putnam County's local town and village courts are as follows: