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Stillwater is a village in Saratoga County, in the Albany metro area.
The community was named for the smooth water of the river.
[NOTE: This is not the only community in New York named Stillwater. For links to other places called Stillwater, NY, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Stillwater is 42.938N. The longitude is -73.653W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 92 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,670.
Site of important Revolutionary War battle, in 1777.
A large paper mill operated here for almost 90 years, before closing in 1971. Other local factories closed in the 1950s-1970s.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Stillwater demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Saratoga 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 12170 ZIP code.
9% of Stillwater residents report German ancestry, and 21% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Stillwater ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Stillwater was $17,221, compared with $21,587 nationally.
12% of Stillwater residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.
Median rent in Stillwater, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $435. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,064.
Libraries in Stillwater include Stillwater Free Library ... View libraries
Saratoga County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Stillwater political report.
The average commute time for Stillwater workers is 26 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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