Residents

Welcome to Albany County!

As a resident of this great county, which serves as the seat of the State of New York, we have a lot to offer you. This is your county and we are here for you.

From property information to employment opportunities, from accessing records to learning about how to volunteer and contribute, everything you need to know to live, grow and thrive in our community is here.

So how do you get started?  There are search menus at the top of the page that can direct you to everything from information on local libraries to resources offered if and when you need them. Want to know what to do in an emergency such as a natural disaster? Are you curious about recreation available for your children? How about accessing maps that reveal everything from property tax information to where flood plains are? All of this and more can be found here, where we work every day to make our County better.

Our County is a place rich in history, scenic in its vistas, and economically robust with development always in the works. We are celebrating our 330th anniversary this year.  As you look around Albany County, you will discover it is unique in that it encompasses urban, suburban and rural communities.  Explore Albany County and discover what makes it great!