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Stephentown is a town in Rensselaer County, in the Albany metro area.
The community was named for Stephen Van Rensselaer
[NOTE: This is not the only community in New York named Stephentown. For links to other places called Stephentown, NY, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Stephentown is 42.548N. The longitude is -73.374W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,063 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 2,873.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Stephentown demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Rensselaer County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Albany area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 12169 ZIP code.
16% of Stephentown residents report German ancestry, and 16% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Stephentown ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Stephentown was $18,822, compared with $21,587 nationally.
26% of Stephentown residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Stephentown, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $436. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $982.
Libraries in Stephentown include Stephentown Memorial Library ... View libraries
Rensselaer County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Stephentown political report.
The average commute time for Stephentown workers is 32 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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