List of Incorporated Municipalities in New York’s Capital District

Municipality

County

Population
As on 2010

Area
(as of 2000)

Municipality Type

Incorp. date

Albany

Albany

304,204

21.8 sq mi

City

1686

Altamont

Albany

1,720

1.2 sq mi

Village

1860

Ames

Montgomery

145

0.1 sq mi

Village

1924

Amsterdam

Montgomery

18,620

6.3 sq mi

City

1885

Amsterdam

Montgomery

5,566

30.3 sq mi

Town

1793

Ancram

Columbia

1,573

42.8 sq mi

Town

1803

Argyle

Washington

3,782

57.8 sq mi

Town

1786

Argyle

Washington

306

0.4 sq mi

Village

1838

Ashland

Greene

784

26.0 sq mi

Town

1848

Athens

Greene

4,089

28.8 sq mi

Town

1815

Athens

Greene

1,668

4.6 sq mi

Village

1805

Austerlitz

Columbia

1,654

48.8 sq mi

Town

1818

Ballston

Saratoga

9,776

30.0 sq mi

Town

1788

Ballston Spa

Saratoga

5,409

1.6 sq mi

Village

1807

Berlin

Rensselaer

1,880

59.9 sq mi

Town

1806

Berne

Albany

2,794

64.8 sq mi

Town

1795

Bethlehem

Albany

33,656

49.6 sq mi

Town

1793

Bleecker

Fulton

533

59.5 sq mi

Town

1831

Blenheim

Schoharie

377

34.4 sq mi

Town

1797

Bolton

Warren

2,326

90.1 sq mi

Town

1799

Broadalbin

Fulton

5,260

39.8 sq mi

Town

1793

Broadalbin

Fulton

1,327

1.0 sq mi

Village

1815

Broome

Schoharie

973

48.1 sq mi

Town

1797

Brunswick

Rensselaer

11,941

44.6 sq mi

Town

1807

Cairo

Greene

6,670

60.1 sq mi

Town

1802

Cambridge

Washington

2,021

36.5 sq mi

Town

1788

Cambridge

Washington

1,870

1.7 sq mi

Village

1866

Canaan

Columbia

1,710

37.0 sq mi

Town

1788

Canajoharie

Montgomery

3,730

43.1 sq mi

Town

1788

Canajoharie

Montgomery

2,229

1.3 sq mi

Village

1829

Carlisle

Schoharie

1,948

34.2 sq mi

Town

1807

Caroga

Fulton

1,205

54.2 sq mi

Town

1842

Castleton-on-Hudson

Rensselaer

1,473

0.8 sq mi

Village

1827

Catskill

Greene

11,775

64.2 sq mi

Town

1788

Catskill

Greene

4,081

2.8 sq mi

Village

1806

Charleston

Montgomery

1,373

42.8 sq mi

Town

1793

Charlton

Saratoga

4,133

32.8 sq mi

Town

1792

Chatham

Columbia

4,128

53.5 sq mi

Town

1795

Chatham

Columbia

1,770

1.2 sq mi

Village

1869

Chester

Warren

3,355

87.1 sq mi

Town

1799

Claverack

Columbia

6,021

48.0 sq mi

Town

1788

Clermont

Columbia

1,965

19.2 sq mi

Town

1788

Clifton Park

Saratoga

36,705

50.2 sq mi

Town

1828

Cobleskill

Schoharie

6,625

30.8 sq mi

Town

1795

Cobleskill

Schoharie

4,678

3.3 sq mi

Village

1868

Coeymans

Albany

7,418

53.1 sq mi

Town

1791

Cohoes

Albany

16,168

4.2 sq mi

City

1869

Colonie

Albany

81,591

57.9 sq mi

Town

1895

Colonie

Albany

7,793

3.3 sq mi

Village

1921

Conesville

Schoharie

734

39.9 sq mi

Town

1836

Copake

Columbia

3,615

42.1 sq mi

Town

1824

Corinth

Saratoga

6,531

58.1 sq mi

Town

1818

Corinth

Saratoga

2,559

1.1 sq mi

Village

1888

Coxsackie

Greene

8,918

38.4 sq mi

Town

1788

Coxsackie

Greene

2,813

2.6 sq mi

Village

1867

Day

Saratoga

856

69.6 sq mi

Town

1819

Delanson

Schenectady

377

0.6 sq mi

Village

1921

Dolgeville

Fulton Herkimer

2,206

1.9 sq mi

Village

1881

Dresden

Washington

652

55.0 sq mi

Town

1822

Duanesburg

Schenectady

6,122

72.1 sq mi

Town

1788

Durham

Greene

2,725

49.3 sq mi

Town

1790

East Greenbush

Rensselaer

16,473

24.4 sq mi

Town

1855

East Nassau

Rensselaer

587

4.9 sq mi

Village

1998

Easton

Washington

2,336

63.2 sq mi

Town

1789

Edinburg

Saratoga

1,214

67.1 sq mi

Town

1801

Ephratah

Fulton

1,682

39.4 sq mi

Town

1827

Esperance

Schoharie

2,076

20.0 sq mi

Town

1846

Esperance

Schoharie

345

0.5 sq mi

Village

1819

Florida

Montgomery

2,696

51.5 sq mi

Town

1793

Fonda

Montgomery

795

0.6 sq mi

Village

1850

Fort Ann

Washington

6,190

110.8 sq mi

Town

1808

Fort Ann

Washington

484

0.3 sq mi

Village

1820

Fort Edward

Washington

6,371

27.4 sq mi

Town

1818

Fort Edward

Washington

3,375

1.9 sq mi

Village

1849

Fort Johnson

Montgomery

490

0.8 sq mi

Village

1909

Fort Plain

Montgomery

2,322

1.4 sq mi

Village

1832

Fulton

Schoharie

1,442

65.0 sq mi

Town

1828

Fultonville

Montgomery

784

0.5 sq mi

Village

1948

Gallatin

Columbia

1,668

39.6 sq mi

Town

1830

Galway

Saratoga

3,545

45.0 sq mi

Town

1792

Galway

Saratoga

200

0.3 sq mi

Village

1838

Germantown

Columbia

1,954

13.9 sq mi

Town

1788

Ghent

Columbia

5,402

45.4 sq mi

Town

1818

Gilboa

Schoharie

1,307

59.3 sq mi

Town

1848

Glen

Montgomery

2,507

39.3 sq mi

Town

1823

 Glens Falls

Warren

14,700

3.9 sq mi

City

1908

Glenville

Schenectady

29,480

50.9 sq mi

Town

1821

Gloversville

Fulton

15,665

5.1 sq mi

City

1890

Grafton

Rensselaer

2,130

46.0 sq mi

Town

1807

Granville

Washington

6,669

56.1 sq mi

Town

1786

Granville

Washington

2,543

1.6 sq mi

Village

1849

Greenfield

Saratoga

7,775

67.7 sq mi

Town

1793

Green Island

Albany

2,620

0.9 sq mi

Town

1896

Green Island

Albany

2,620

0.9 sq mi

Village

1853

Greenport

Columbia

4,165

20.5 sq mi

Town

1837

Greenville

Greene

3,739

39.1 sq mi

Town

1803

Greenwich

Washington

4,942

44.4 sq mi

Town

1803

Greenwich

Washington

1,777

1.5 sq mi

Village

1809

Guilderland

Albany

35,303

58.7 sq mi

Town

1803

Hadley

Saratoga

2,048

41.1 sq mi

Town

1801

Hagaman

Montgomery

1,292

1.5 sq mi

Village

1892

Hague

Warren

699

79.6 sq mi

Town

1807

Halcott

Greene

258

23.0 sq mi

Town

1851

Halfmoon

Saratoga

21,535

33.7 sq mi

Town

1788

Hampton

Washington

938

22.6 sq mi

Town

1786

Hartford

Washington

2,269

43.5 sq mi

Town

1793

Hebron

Washington

1,853

56.4 sq mi

Town

1786

Hillsdale

Columbia

1,927

47.8 sq mi

Town

1788

Hoosick

Rensselaer

6,924

63.2 sq mi

Town

1788

Hoosick Falls

Rensselaer

3,501

1.7 sq mi

Village

1827

Horicon

Warren

1,389

71.8 sq mi

Town

1838

Hudson

Columbia

6,713

2.3 sq mi

City

1785

Hunter

Greene

2,732

90.7 sq mi

Town

1813

Hunter

Greene

502

1.6 sq mi

Village

1896

Jackson

Washington

1,800

37.5 sq mi

Town

1815

Jefferson

Schoharie

1,410

43.4 sq mi

Town

1803

Jewitt

Greene

953

50.5 sq mi

Town

1849

Johnsburg

Warren

2,395

206.7 sq mi

Town

1805

Johnstown

Fulton

8,743

4.9 sq mi

City

1895

Johnstown

Fulton

7,098

71.4 sq mi

Town

1793

Kinderhook

Columbia

8,498

32.4 sq mi

Town

1788

Kinderhook

Columbia

1,211

1.9 sq mi

Village

1838

Kingsbury

Washington

12,671

40.0 sq mi

Town

1786

Knox

Albany

2,692

41.9 sq mi

Town

1822

Lake George

Warren

3,515

32.7 sq mi

Town

1810

Lake George

Warren

906

0.6 sq mi

Village

1903

Lake Luzerne

Warren

3,347

54.1 sq mi

Town

1792

Lexington

Greene

805

79.7 sq mi

Town

1813

Livingston

Columbia

3,646

39.0 sq mi

Town

1788

Malta

Saratoga

14,765

31.4 sq mi

Town

1802

Mayfield

Fulton

6,495

64.7 sq mi

Town

1793

Mayfield

Fulton

832

1.1 sq mi

Village

1896

Mechanicville

Saratoga

5,196

0.9 sq mi

City

1915

Menands

Albany

3,990

3.4 sq mi

Village

1924

Middleburgh

Schoharie

3,746

49.3 sq mi

Town

1797

Middleburgh

Schoharie

1,500

1.2 sq mi

Village

1881

Milton

Saratoga

18,575

35.6 sq mi

Town

1792

Minden

Montgomery

4,297

51.5 sq mi

Town

1798

Mohawk

Montgomery

3,844

35.4 sq mi

Town

1837

Moreau

Saratoga

14,728

43.6 sq mi

Town

1805

Nassau

Rensselaer

4,789

45.2 sq mi

Town

1807

Nassau

Rensselaer

1,133

0.7 sq mi

Village

1819

Nelliston

Montgomery

596

1.2 sq mi

Village

1878

New Baltimore

Greene

3,370

43.1 sq mi

Town

1811

New Lebanon

Columbia

2,305

36.0 sq mi

Town

1818

New Scotland

Albany

8,648

58.4 sq mi

Town

1832

Niskayuna

Schenectady

21,781

15.1 sq mi

Town

1809

North Greenbush

Rensselaer

12,075

19.0 sq mi

Town

1855

Northampton

Fulton

2,670

34.7 sq mi

Town

1799

Northumberland

Saratoga

5,087

32.9 sq mi

Town

1798

Northville

Fulton

1,099

1.4 sq mi

Village

1873

Oppenheim

Fulton

1,924

56.5 sq mi

Town

1808

Palatine

Montgomery

3,240

41.7 sq mi

Town

1788

Palatine Bridge

Montgomery

737

0.9 sq mi

Village

1867

Perth

Fulton

3,646

26.1 sq mi

Town

1838

Petersburgh

Rensselaer

1,525

41.6 sq mi

Town

1791

Philmont

Columbia

1,379

1.2 sq mi

Village

1891

Pittstown

Rensselaer

5,735

64.8 sq mi

Town

1788

Poestenkill

Rensselaer

4,530

32.6 sq mi

Town

1848

Prattsville

Greene

700

19.7 sq mi

Town

1824

Princetown

Schenectady

2,115

24.1 sq mi

Town

1798

Providence

Saratoga

1,995

45.1 sq mi

Town

1796

Putnam

Washington

609

35.5 sq mi

Town

1806

Queensbury

Warren

27,901

64.81 sq mi

Town

1786

Ravena

Albany

3,268

1.3 sq mi

Village

1914

Rensselaer

Rensselaer

9,392

3.3 sq mi

City

1897

Rensselaerville

Albany

1,843

61.9 sq mi

Town

1790

Richmondville

Schoharie

2,610

30.2 sq mi

Town

1849

Richmondville

Schoharie

918

1.8 sq mi

Village

1881

Root

Montgomery

1,715

51.0 sq mi

Town

1823

Rotterdam

Schenectady

29,094

36.5 sq mi

Town

1820

Round Lake

Saratoga

623

1.2 sq mi

Village

1869

St. Johnsville

Montgomery

2,631

17.4 sq mi

Town

1838

St. Johnsville

Montgomery

1,732

0.9 sq mi

Village

1857

Salem

Washington

2,715

52.5 sq mi

Town

1786

Salem

Washington

946

2.9 sq mi

Village

1803

Sand Lake

Rensselaer

8,530

36.2 sq mi

Town

1812

Saratoga

Saratoga

5,674

42.9 sq mi

Town

1788

Saratoga Springs

Saratoga

26,586

29.1 sq mi

City

1826

Schaghticoke

Rensselaer

7,679

51.9 sq mi

Town

1788

Schaghticoke

Rensselaer

592

0.9 sq mi

Village

1867

Schenectady

Schenectady

66,135

11.0 sq mi

City

1798

Schodack

Rensselaer

12,794

63.7 sq mi

Town

1795

Schoharie

Schoharie

3,205

30.0 sq mi

Town

1788

Schoharie

Schoharie

922

1.6 sq mi

Village

1867

Schuylerville

Saratoga

1,386

0.6 sq mi

Village

1831

Scotia

Schenectady

7,729

1.8 sq mi

Village

1904

Seward

Schoharie

1,763

36.5 sq mi

Town

1840

Sharon

Schoharie

1,846

39.2 sq mi

Town

1797

Sharon Springs

Schoharie

558

1.8 sq mi

Village

1871

South Glens Falls

Saratoga

3,518

1.5 sq mi

Village

1895

Stephentown

Rensselaer

2,903

58.1 sq mi

Town

1788

Stillwater

Saratoga

8,287

43.6 sq mi

Town

1788

Stillwater

Saratoga

1,738

1.4 sq mi

Village

1816

Stockport

Columbia

2,815

13.1 sq mi

Town

1833

Stony Creek

Warren

767

83.2 sq mi

Town

1852

Stratford

Fulton

610

76.7 sq mi

Town

1805

Stuyvesant

Columbia

2,027

26.8 sq mi

Town

1823

Summit

Schoharie

1,148

37.5 sq mi

Town

1819

Taghkanic

Columbia

1,310

40.2 sq mi

Town

1803

Tannersville

Greene

539

1.1 sq mi

Village

1895

Thurman

Warren

1,219

92.8 sq mi

Town

1792

Troy

Rensselaer

50,129

11.0 sq mi

City

1816

Valatie

Columbia

1,819

1.3 sq mi

Village

1856

Valley Falls

Rensselaer

466

0.5 sq mi

Village

1904

Victory

Saratoga

605

0.5 sq mi

Village

1849

Voorheesville

Albany

2,789

2.1 sq mi

Village

1899

Warrensburg

Warren

4,094

64.8 sq mi

Town

1813

Waterford

Saratoga

8,423

7.4 sq mi

Town

1816

Waterford

Saratoga

1,990

0.4 sq mi

Village

1794

Watervliet

Albany

10,254

1.5 sq mi

City

1897

Westerlo

Albany

3,361

58.5 sq mi

Town

1815

White Creek

Washington

3,356

47.9 sq mi

Town

1815

Whitehall

Washington

4,042

58.8 sq mi

Town

1786

Whitehall

Washington

2,614

4.8 sq mi

Village

1806

Wilton

Saratoga

16,173

36.0 sq mi

Town

1818

Windham

Greene

1,703

45.4 sq mi

Town

1798

Wright

Schoharie

1,539

28.7 sq mi

Town

1846