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Information about Albany

The city of Albany is located in the state of New York. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Albany City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.
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Municipality reviews4.7 / 5 for Albany by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Albany’s Administration

Address of Albany mayorAlbanyCity hall Albany
CITY HALL

ALBANY NY 12207
United States

http://www.albanyny.org
city hall phone number+1 518-434-5100
city hall fax numberNot available
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Albany NY official websitewww.albanyny.org
Albany town mayorGerald D. 'Jerry' Jennings

Albany town demography

Name of Albany town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants97 856 population19 / 290
Albany town population density4 461,3 pop/sq mi (1 722,5 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Albany, NY

How to get a passport in Albany NY ? There are 3 passport offices in Albany, try one of these
Name Street Phone
ALBANY CITY CLERK24 EAGLE ST.5184345092
ALBANY COUNTY CLERK OF COURT16 EAGLE ST5184875102
ALBANY GMF POST OFFICE30 KARNER RD5184522286

Schools in Albany NY

Elementary schools in Albany

Albany Community Charter School

District of Albany Community Charter School
Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 682

Albany School Of Humanities

District of Albany City School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 6
Students : 551

Arbor Hill Elementary School

District of Albany City School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 382

Brighter Choice Charter School For Boys

District of Brighter Choice Charter School For Boys
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 311

Brighter Choice Charter School For Girls

District of Brighter Choice Charter School For Girls
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 317

Delaware Community School

District of Albany City School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 458

Eagle Point Elementary School

District of Albany City School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 6
Students : 345

Forest Park Elementary School

District of South Colonie Central School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 4
Students : 294

Giffen Memorial Elementary School

District of Albany City School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 6
Students : 560

Henry Johnson Charter School

District of Henry Johnson Charter School
Low grade : K, High grade : 4
Students : 380

KIPP Technical Valley Charter School

District of KIPP Technical Valley Charter School
Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 415

Montessori Magnet School

District of Albany City School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 324

New Scotland Elementary School

District of Albany City School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 484

North Albany Academy

District of Albany City School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 402

Philip J Schuyler Achievement Academy

District of Albany City School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 278

Pine Hills Elementary School

District of Albany City School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 442

Roessleville School

District of South Colonie Central School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 4
Students : 439

Saddlewood Elementary School

District of South Colonie Central School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 4
Students : 388

Shaker Road Elementary School

District of South Colonie Central School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 4
Students : 350

Sheridan Preparatory Academy

District of Albany City School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 390

Thomas S O'Brien Academy Of Science & Technology

District of Albany City School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 6
Students : 479

Veeder Elementary School

District of South Colonie Central School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 4
Students : 439

Westmere Elementary School

District of Guilderland Central School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 478

Middle schools in Albany

Cap District Juvenile Secure Detention

District of Albany City School District
Low grade : 8, High grade : 8
Students : 1

Lisha Kill Middle School

District of South Colonie Central School District
Low grade : 5, High grade : 8
Students : 618

Sand Creek Middle School

District of South Colonie Central School District
Low grade : 5, High grade : 8
Students : 804

Stephen And Harriet Myers Middle School

District of Albany City School District
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 698

William S Hackett Middle School

District of Albany City School District
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 603

High schools in Albany

Albany High School

District of Albany City School District
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 2529

Colonie Central High School

District of South Colonie Central School District
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 1557

Green Technical High Charter School

District of Green Technical High Charter School
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 353

Technical Valley High School

District of Rensselaer-Columbia-Greene Boces
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 103

Alternative schools in Albany

Private schools in Albany

Academy Of The Holy Names

Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 295

Albany Academies

Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 819

Albany Jcc

Low grade : PK, High grade : K
Students : 120

All Saints Catholic Academy

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 198

Bet Shraga Hebrew Academy

Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 69

Bishop Maginn High School

Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 141

Blessed Sacrament School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 217

Castle Island Bilingual Montessori

Low grade : PK, High grade : 1
Students : 4

Christian Brothers Academy

Low grade : 6, High grade : 12
Students : 485

Harriet Tubman Democratic High School

Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 7

Lasalle School

Low grade : 7, High grade : 12
Students : 101

Maimonides Hebrew Day School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 90

Mater Christi School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 245

Neil Hellman School/Parsons Child & Family Center

Low grade : 2, High grade : 12
Students : 157

Our Savior's Lutheran School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 144

St Anne Institute

Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 65

St Catherine's Center For Children R & E May School

Low grade : K, High grade : 6
Students : 67

The Free School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 54

Schools near Albany

The top 3 most popular banks in Albany

There are 50 bank branches in Albany.
TrustCo Bank is the most popular bank in town with 8, followed by KeyBank National Association with 8 and then Bank of America, National Association with 7.

Find below all banks in Albany :

Bank's name Number of banks Service Type
TrustCo Bank8Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
KeyBank National Association8Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Bank of America, National Association7Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Citizens Bank, National Association6Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Pioneer Savings Bank4Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Chemung Canal Trust Company2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
NBT Bank, National Association2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Berkshire Bank2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
TD Bank, National Association2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Pioneer Commercial Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Woodforest National Bank1Full Service Retail Office
Ballston Spa National Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
The National Union Bank of Kinderhook1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Rhinebeck Bank1Limited Service Administrative Office
Saratoga National Bank and Trust1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office


More info about banks in Albany

Albany town administrative number

Albany town code3601000
Albany town postcode12207

Toponymy and translation of Albany town

Arabic: ألبانيBelarusian: Горад ОлбаніBulgarian: Олбани
Greek: ΌλμπανιPersian: آلبانیHebrew: אולבני
Armenian: ՕլբանիJapanese: オールバニGeorgian: ალბანი
Korean: 올버니Latin: AlbaniaLithuanian: Olbanis
Latvian: OlbaniMacedonian: ОлбаниMarathi: आल्बनी
Norwegian Nynorsk: Albany i New YorkRussian: ОлбаниSanskrit: अल्बानी
Serbian: ОлбаниTamil: ஆல்பெனிUkrainian: Олбані
Yiddish: אלבאניChinese: 奥尔巴尼 

Albany town territory

Albany town area21,93 sq mi (56,81 km²)
Albany town altitude223 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 42.6657
Longitude: -73.7984
Latitude: 42° 39' 57'' North
Longitude: 73° 47' 54'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/New_York)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

Albany town’s neighbouring towns

Albany neighbouring towns
ColonieColonieWatervliet
ColonieNeighbouring townsRensselaer
Big FlatsRensselaerRensselaer
Albany neighbouring towns
Rensselaer 5.8 kmColonie 6.7 kmBig Flats 7.9 km
Bethlehem 7.9 kmWatervliet 10 kmNew Scotland 12.2 km
Green Island 12.6 kmTroy 12.7 kmCohoes 14 km
Niskayuna 16.4 kmWaterford 17.1 kmSchodack 17.3 km
Schenectady 18.5 kmSand Lake 19.4 kmBrunswick 19.4 km
Rotterdam 19.5 kmCoeymans 21.4 kmHalfmoon 21.7 km
Clifton Park 22.4 kmPoestenkill 22.8 kmNassau 22.8 km

Distance between Albany and country’s main cities

New York City : 223 km closestLos Angeles : 3964 kmChicago : 1146 km
Houston : 2400 kmPhiladelphia : 316 kmPhoenix : 3470 km
San Antonio : 2651 kmSan Diego : 3923 kmDallas : 2291 km
San Jose : 4084 kmJacksonville : 1541 kmIndianapolis : 1082 km
San Francisco : 4163 kmAustin : 2534 kmColumbus : 823 km

Hotel offers in Albany

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Nearby hotel : Morgan State House
Morgan State House
Address : 393 State Street : 135 $US / 224 $US - 12
The Morgan State House is an elegantly restored 19th century building. It is located in the Washington Park Historic District and is close to many of Albany’s downtown attractions.
Nearby hotel : Red Carpet Inn Albany
Red Carpet Inn Albany
Address : 500 Northern Boulevard : 55 $US / 55 $US - 48
This hotel is located off Interstate 90, and 2 miles from downtown Albany. The hotel offers a 24-hour front desk with free Wi-Fi in the lobby and all rooms.
Nearby hotel : Best Western Albany Airport Inn
Best Western Albany Airport Inn
Address : 200 Wolf Road : 81 $US / 120 $US - 153
This New York hotel provides free shuttle service to and from Albany International Airport and local restaurants. The hotel features an indoor pool, on-site fitness centre, and rooms with free Wi-Fi.
Nearby hotel : Red Roof Inn Albany Airport
Red Roof Inn Albany Airport
Address : 188 Wolf Road : 62 $US / 0 $US - 115
Located less than 2 miles from Albany International Airport, this hotel boasts free airport shuttle services and free Wi-Fi access. Central Albany is 15 minutes’ drive away.
Nearby hotel : Scottish Inns Albany
Scottish Inns Albany
Address : 1384 Central Avenue : 60 $US / 80 $US - 31
Located just off Interstate 87, this motel is 5 miles from the Albany Institute of History & Art. It offers a 24-hour reception and features free Wi-Fi in every room. Cable TV is included in the rooms at Scottish Inns Albany.

Leisure and activities in the Albany town’s surrounding area

Golf course
Wolferts Roost Golf CoursePheasant Hollow Golf Course
to Rensselaer 11.4 km
Capital Hills at AlbanyEvergreen Country Club
to Castleton-on-Hudson 14.2 km
Van Schaick Island Country Club
to Cohoes 14.5 km
Orchard Creek Public Golf Club
to Altamont 18.7 km
Brunswick Greens Golf Course
to Troy 20.8 km
Briar Creek Golf Course
to Schenectady 22.4 km