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Information on the city of 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 city hallAlbanyCity hall Albany
CITY HALL

ALBANY NY 12207
United States
City hall phone number+1 518-434-5100
City hall fax numberNot available
City hall emailLoading...
Albany NY official websitealbanyny.org
Albany mayorGerald D. 'Jerry' Jennings

Demographics of Albany

Name of Albany’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants97 856 population19 / 290
Population density in Albany4 461,3 pop/sq mi (1 722,5 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Albany, NY

Where to apply for 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

Top 3 most popular banks in Albany

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

Find below all bank branches in Albany:

Bank's name Number of branch offices 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's administrative numbers

Albany's city code3601000
Albany's city postcode12207

Toponymy and translation of Albany

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 

Transportation modes in Albany

Airport
Albany International Airport 9.2 km
Schenectady County Airport 23.4 km
Pittsfield Municipal Airport 49.3 km

Albany's territory

Albany's area21,93 sq mi (56,81 km²)
Albany's 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’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 other 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

Schools in Albany, NY

Elementary schools in Albany

Albany Community Charter School

District of Albany Community Charter School
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 682

Albany School Of Humanities

District of Albany City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 551

Arbor Hill Elementary School

District of Albany City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 382

Brighter Choice Charter School For Boys

District of Brighter Choice Charter School For Boys
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 311

Brighter Choice Charter School For Girls

District of Brighter Choice Charter School For Girls
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 317

Delaware Community School

District of Albany City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 458

Eagle Point Elementary School

District of Albany City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 345

Forest Park Elementary School

District of South Colonie Central School District
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 4
Students : 294

Giffen Memorial Elementary School

District of Albany City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 560

Henry Johnson Charter School

District of Henry Johnson Charter School
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 4
Students : 380

KIPP Technical Valley Charter School

District of KIPP Technical Valley Charter School
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 415

Montessori Magnet School

District of Albany City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 324

New Scotland Elementary School

District of Albany City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 484

North Albany Academy

District of Albany City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 402

Philip J Schuyler Achievement Academy

District of Albany City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 278

Pine Hills Elementary School

District of Albany City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 442

Roessleville School

District of South Colonie Central School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 4
Students : 439

Saddlewood Elementary School

District of South Colonie Central School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 4
Students : 388

Shaker Road Elementary School

District of South Colonie Central School District
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 4
Students : 350

Sheridan Preparatory Academy

District of Albany City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 390

Thomas S O'Brien Academy Of Science & Technology

District of Albany City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 479

Veeder Elementary School

District of South Colonie Central School District
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 4
Students : 439

Westmere Elementary School

District of Guilderland Central School District
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 478

Middle schools in Albany

Cap District Juvenile Secure Detention

District of Albany City School District
Lowest grade : 8, Highest grade : 8
Students : 1

Edmund J O'Neal Middle School Of Excellence

District of Albany City School District
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8

Lisha Kill Middle School

District of South Colonie Central School District
Lowest grade : 5, Highest grade : 8
Students : 618

Sand Creek Middle School

District of South Colonie Central School District
Lowest grade : 5, Highest grade : 8
Students : 804

Stephen And Harriet Myers Middle School

District of Albany City School District
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 698

William S Hackett Middle School

District of Albany City School District
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 603

High schools in Albany

Albany High School

District of Albany City School District
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 2529

Colonie Central High School

District of South Colonie Central School District
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1557

Green Technical High Charter School

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

Technical Valley High School

District of Rensselaer-Columbia-Greene Boces
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 103

Alternative schools in Albany

Albany-Schoharie-Schenectady-Saratoga BOCES

District of Albany-Schoharie-Schenectady-Saratoga Boces
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 12
Students : 472

Private schools in Albany

Academy Of The Holy Names

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 12
Students : 295

Albany Academies

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 12
Students : 819

Albany Jcc

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : K
Students : 120

All Saints Catholic Academy

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 198

Bet Shraga Hebrew Academy

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 69

Bishop Maginn High School

Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 141

Blessed Sacrament School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 217

Castle Island Bilingual Montessori

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 1
Students : 4

Christian Brothers Academy

Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 12
Students : 485

Harriet Tubman Democratic High School

Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 7

Lasalle School

Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 12
Students : 101

Maimonides Hebrew Day School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 12
Students : 90

Mater Christi School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 245

Neil Hellman School/Parsons Child & Family Center

Lowest grade : 2, Highest grade : 12
Students : 157

Our Savior's Lutheran School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 144

St Anne Institute

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 12
Students : 65

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

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 67

The Free School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 54

Schools near Albany

Hotel offers in Albany

Leisure and activities in Albany’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