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Albany County, New York

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Albany County is a county in the state of New York, in the United States. Its northern border is formed by the Mohawk River, at its confluence with the Hudson River, which is on the east. The county seat is Albany, the state capital of New York. As originally established by the English government in the colonial era, Albany County had an indefinite amount of land, but has had an area of 530 square miles since March 3, 1888. The county is named for the Duke of York and of Albany, who became James II of England.

Adjacent Counties

Cities, Towns & Villages

  • Albany (County Seat, State Capital)
  • Altamont
  • Berne
  • Bethlehem
  • Coeymans
  • Cohoes
  • Colonie
  • Green Island
  • Guilderland
  • Knox
  • Menands
  • New Scotland
  • Ravena
  • Rensselaerville
  • Voorheesville
  • Watervliet
  • Westerlo

Hamlets & Communities

Alcove | Boght Corners | Clarksville | Coeymans | Crescent Station | Delmar | Dunsbach Ferry | Elsmere | Feura Bush | Fort Hunter | Fullers | Glenmont | Guilderland | Guilderland Center | Karner | Latham | Lisha Kill | Loudonville | Mannsville | McKownville | Medusa | New Salem | Newtonville | Normansville | Preston-Potter Hollow | Roessleville | Selkirk | Siena College | Slingerlands | South Bethlehem | Verdoy | Wemple | West Albany | Westmere



National Register of Historic Places

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Genealogy Trails

New York Genealogy

Albany County Religious Records