City At A Glance

#36 LivScore 609
Trails in Albany, NY

Quick Facts:

Population: 98,047
Median Household Income: $39,567
Average Work Commute: 17 Minutes
Median Home Price: $145,000

About Albany, NY

Located on the banks of the Hudson River in New York's Capital Region, Albany has a strong cultural scene with several theaters and museums, and is also home to great restaurants and cafes. The city's beautiful landscape, which makes it a perfect place to enjoy outdoor activities, earned it a spot on our list of Top 10 Places to Start a Fall Foliage Tour.