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Albany/New York’s eight-county Capital Region is a vibrant, diverse, affordable, and growing hub of innovation. With a population of 1.1 million, we have the scale necessary to host world class amenities, companies, and institutions. Our market helps you access talent to compete globally.

As the region’s nonprofit economic development organization, the Center for Economic Growth (CEG) serves as a single point of contact for all your company’s location and growth needs.

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Fastest Growing GRP in NY

Regional Overview

Anchored by the city of Albany, New York’s seat of power, the Capital Region is a competitive location for businesses to invest, expand, and thrive in a global high-tech economy. We have world class educational institutions; state-of-the-art R&D and commercialization centers and a robust and agile workforce. Experience our diverse communities, breathtaking scenic beauty, arts, cultural, and exciting recreational opportunities.


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