Place:Cutchogue, Southold, Suffolk, New York, United States

Alt namesFort Corchaugsource: Wikipedia
TypeHamlet, Census-designated place
Coordinates41.002683°N 72.498744°W
Located inSouthold, Suffolk, New York, United States     (1640 - )
Also located inLong Island, New York, United States     (1640 - present)
Suffolk, New York, United States     (1683 - present)

Cutchogue is a hamlet and census-designated place (CDP) in Suffolk County, New York, United States. The population was 3,349 at the 2010 census. The Cutchogue CDP roughly represents the area of the Cutchogue hamlet in the town of Southold.


The name Cutchogue is derived from an Algonquin word meaning "principal place". Many of the local Native Americans lived at Fort Corchaug (now an archealogical site) before English settlers began arriving in 1640. Suffolk County was an original county of the Province of New York, one of twelve created in 1683. From 1664 until 1683 it had been the East Riding of Yorkshire.