Poughkeepsie is located in Dutchess County, NY. The population is , making Poughkeepsie the largest city in Dutchess County.
There are 20 public schools in Poughkeepsie with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Poughkeepsie is , and there are 86 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Poughkeepsie is moderate and the median home sales price is $170,000.