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 high, and there are 93 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Poughkeepsie is moderate and the median home sales price is $175,000.