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Best Places To Live In Center Square, Albany, NY

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  • Center Square, Albany, NY
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 2,744
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score78
  • East Greenbush, NY
  • 5.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,960
  • If you like to see the sun once and a while don't bother moving to the Albany region. There is one day per year when the sky is not gray. I know of two women and three men who moved away from this region
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  • Valatie, NY
  • 17.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,533
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  • Hampton Manor, NY
  • 3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,034
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  • Niskayuna, NY
  • 13.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,548
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  • Averill Park, NY
  • 10.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,316
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  • Voorheesville, NY
  • 8.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,822
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  • Ravena, NY
  • 12.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,275
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  • West Sand Lake, NY
  • 8.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,872
  • I moved here a few years ago. The population increase recently is due to Latinos moving to the area. I moved here to get out of the city and start a family. But, this once great town is becoming overrun
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  • Waterford, NY
  • 10.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,059
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  • Altamont, NY
  • 14.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,735
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  • Menands, NY
  • 3.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,998
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  • Country Knolls, NY
  • 17.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,034
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  • Colonie, NY
  • 5.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,888
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  • Nassau, NY
  • 12.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,075
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  • Westmere, NY
  • 6.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,778
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  • Watervliet, NY
  • 5.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,207
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  • East Glenville, NY
  • 16.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,587
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  • Cohoes, NY
  • 8.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 16,411
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  • Kinderhook, NY
  • 18.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,378
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  • Castleton-on-Hudson, NY
  • 8.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,325
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  • Niverville, NY
  • 15.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,659
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  • Scotia, NY
  • 15.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,732
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  • Wynantskill, NY
  • 6.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,321
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  • Duane Lake, NY
  • 18.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 347
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  • Rotterdam, NY
  • 12.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 20,686
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  • Green Island, NY
  • 7.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,613
  • If you are Black I suggest you stay far away from this town, unless you don't care about being pulled over constanly by the police. The police here are so racist they don't even try to hide it. I have
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  • Melrose, Albany, NY
  • 2.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,295
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  • Helderberg, Albany, NY
  • 1.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,212
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  • Round Lake, NY
  • 19.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 585
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  • Valley Falls, NY
  • 19.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 492
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  • Park South, Albany, NY
  • 0.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,627
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  • Lancaster, Albany, NY
  • 1.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,029
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  • Poestenkill, NY
  • 11.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 918
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  • Mariaville Lake, NY
  • 22 miles away (City)
  • Population: 481
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  • Upper Washington Avenue, Albany, NY
  • 2.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,269
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  • New Scotland, Albany, NY
  • 1.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,571
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  • Troy, NY
  • 7.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 49,881
  • I lived in Troy, New York for a number of years before moving away recently, and during my time there I fell in love with the small city feel that Troy provides and its picturesque setting along the
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  • Mechanicville, NY
  • 17.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,169
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  • Schaghticoke, NY
  • 19.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 537
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  • East Nassau, NY
  • 16.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 641
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  • Bishop's Gate, Albany, NY
  • 1.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 988
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  • Buckingham Lake-Crestwood, Albany, NY
  • 2.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,881
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  • Mansion Area, Albany, NY
  • 0.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 603
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  • Albany, NY
  • 0.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 98,425
  • In the city of Albany, the sky is never blue. There is not a lot of heavy industry, and yet the air is filled with a strange smog that returns daily and blankets the
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  • Sheridan Hollow, Albany, NY
  • 0.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,470
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  • Whitehall, Albany, NY
  • 1.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,235
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  • Normanskill, Albany, NY
  • 3.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,581
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  • Schenectady, NY
  • 13.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 65,554
  • Depending on where you live, school & property taxes are extremely high (could more than double your mortgage payments) & the crime is off the charts- gangs, robberies, car break ins, theft, burglaries,
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  • Dunes, Albany, NY
  • 6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,058
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  • Arbor Hill, Albany, NY
  • 0.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,059

Listed above are the best places to live in Center Square, Albany, NY for 2018. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Center Square, Albany, NY, followed by the best places to live near Center Square, Albany, NY, sorted by Livability Score.

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