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Encyclopedia > U.S. Highway 44

United States Highway 44 is an east-west United States highway that runs for 238 miles (383 km) from Plymouth, Massachusetts to the Hudson Valley region of New York. Image File history File links Route marker sign: U.S. Highway 44 File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Current U.S. Highway shield The United States Highway System is an integrated system of roads in the United States numbered within a nationwide grid. ... Plymouth is a town located in Plymouth County, Massachusetts. ... The Hudson Valley refers to the canyon of the Hudson River and its adjacent communities in New York State, generally from northern Westchester County northward to the city of Albany. ... State nickname: Empire State Other U.S. States Capital Albany Largest city New York Governor George Pataki (R) Official languages None (English is de facto) Area 141,205 km² (27th)  - Land 122,409 km²  - Water 18,795 km² (13. ...

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Termini

As of 2004, the highway's eastern terminus is in Plymouth, Massachusetts. Its western terminus is Kerhonkson, New York at U.S. Highway 209. 2004 is a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Plymouth is a town located in Plymouth County, Massachusetts. ... Kerhonkson is a census-designated place located in Ulster County, New York. ... U.S. Highway 209 is a spur of U.S. Highway 9. ...


States traversed

The highway passes through the following states:

State nickname: Bay State Other U.S. States Capital Boston Largest city Boston Governor Mitt Romney (R) Official languages English Area 27,360 km² (44th)  - Land 20,317 km²  - Water 7,043 km² (25. ... State nickname: The Ocean State, Little Rhody Other U.S. States Capital Providence Largest city Providence Governor Donald Carcieri Official languages None Area 4,005 km² (50th)  - Land 2,709 km²  - Water 1,296 km² (32. ... State nickname: The Constitution State Other U.S. States Capital Hartford Largest city Bridgeport Governor M. Jodi Rell (R) Official languages English Area 14,371 km² (48th)  - Land 12,559 km²  - Water 1,809 km² (12. ... State nickname: Empire State Other U.S. States Capital Albany Largest city New York Governor George Pataki (R) Official languages None (English is de facto) Area 141,205 km² (27th)  - Land 122,409 km²  - Water 18,795 km² (13. ...

Notable cities on the route

Taunton is a city located in Bristol County, Massachusetts. ... Motto: What Cheer Nickname: Beehive of Industry Location in Rhode Island Founded  -Incorporated  1636  1832 County  Providence County Mayor  David N. Cicilline (Dem) Area  - Total  - Water  53. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Poughkeepsie City of Poughkeepsie Town of Poughkeepsie Poughkeepsie, Arkansas This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists pages that might otherwise share the same title. ...

Fact

U.S. Highway 44 is a violation to the U.S. Highway numbering system, since it's wholly north of many other U.S. Routes with higher even numbers (such as U.S. 40, U.S. 30 and U.S. 22 and even U.S. 6)


See also

This list of United States Highways is grouped by the 1- or 2-digit parent highway. ...

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