- source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
- source: Family History Library Catalog
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Highland is a hamlet (and census-designated place) in Ulster County, New York, United States. The population was 5,647 at the 2010 census.
Highland is a community in the Town of Lloyd, on U.S. Route 9W. Routes 44 and 55 run through it as well. It is the closest town to the western end of the Mid-Hudson Bridge.
Natives stress both syllables when pronouncing the name; it does not rhyme with "island."