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The county was named for the Duke of York and Albany, who later became King James II of England

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Albany County is one of 62 counties in New York.

The county is in the Albany metro area.The estimated population in 2004 was 298,432. This was an increase of  1.31% from the 2000 census.

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Median household income
Local
$42,935
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Albany County demographic reports

In 2002, the per capita personal income in Albany County was $35,763. This was an increase of 29.1% from 1997. The 2002 figure was 116% of the national per capita income, which was $30,906.



County seat: Albany

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14% of Albany County residents report German ancestry, and 20% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Albany County ancestry & family history guide.

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Cemeteries

Cemeteries in Albany County include Albany Rural Cemetery, Berne Cemetery, Beth Emeth Cemetery, Beth Emmeth Cemetery, Bethlehem Cemetery, Brookside Cemetery, Calvary Cemetery, Calvary Cemetery, Campbell Cemetery, Coeymans Hollow Cemetery ... View cemeteries

Communities

Communities in Albany County include Albany, Alcove, Altamont, Beckers Corners, Berne, Bethlehem, Boght Corners, Coeymans, Coeymans Hollow, Cohoes ... View communities

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Education

Colleges in Albany County include Albany College of Pharmacy, Albany Law School, Albany Medical College, College of Saint Rose, Excelsior College, Maria College of Albany, Siena College, SUNY Albany ... View colleges

School districts in Albany County include Albany City Schools District, Berne-Knox-Westerlo Central Schools District, Bethlehem Central Schools District, Cohoes City Schools District, Green Island Union Free Schools District, Guilderland Central Schools District, Maplewood Countymmon Schools District, Menands Union Free Schools District, North Countylonie Central Schools District, Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk Central Schools District ... View school districts

To see school district boundaries, wait for the map to load in the new window, then select 'Legend.' Choose 'school districts' and update map.

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Libraries

Libraries in Albany County include Albany Public Library, Altamont Free Library, Berne Public Library, Bethlehem Public Library, Cohoes Public Library, Delaware Branch, Guilderland Public Library, Howe Branch, Menands Public Library, New Scotland Branch ... View libraries

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Media

Newspapers in Albany County include Albany Times Union ... View newspapers

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Politics

Albany County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Albany County political report.

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Travel

Airports in Albany County include Albany International

Hotels in Albany County include Albany Courtyard by Marriott, Americas Best Inn Albany, Best Western, Best Western, Century House Hotel, Clarion Inn & Suites Airport, Comfort Inn & Suites, Comfort Inn Airport & Conference Center, Courtyard by Marriott, Cresthill Suites Albany ... More hotels

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