Located in the heart of New York's new Tech Valley, a region JP Morgan cites as one of the fastest-growing metros in the state, Rensselaer County is energized by dynamics. Entrepreneurs and corporate executives. High-tech start-ups and global companies. World-class educational institutions and brimming apple orchards. Architectural skylines and wide-open spaces. Connected to everywhere, and still close-knit. It's all right for relocation.
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Education & History
Rensselaer County is home to a number of distinguished institutions of higher education.
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Rensselaer County is filled with wonderful contradictions and juxtapositions. It’s a special place where rural charm meets urban delights, where cultural opportunities and pastoral pastimes happily coexist, and where American heritage meets cutting-edge technology.
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