Greene County NY Real Estate
Greene County NY real estate consists of Ashland, Athens, Sleepy Hollow Lake, Cairo, Catskill, Catskill Village, Coxsackie, Durham, Greenville, Halcott, Hunter, Jewett, Lexington, New Baltimore, Prattsville, and Windham. Browse all Greene County NY Real Estate listings: homes, land, commercial. Search 3 MLS & our 2 websites. Visit Catskill & Hudson offices. Greene County NY Real Estate is very reasonably priced compared to its neighbors Columbia and Ulster Counties. But real estate prices near ski resorts in Hunter and Windham bring higher prices. As do homes at Sleepy Hollow Lake a residential community in the Towns of Athens and Coxsackie.
The Location and Population of Greene County
Greene County NY Real Estate is bordered to the south by Ulster County. To the north by Albany County and Schoharie County. In the East by the Hudson River and Columbia County and to the west by Delaware County. As of the 2010 census, the population of Greene County was 49,221. Estimated median household income in 2010: $51,013 and per capital income is $23,307.
Strategically located in the New York – Boston-Washington D.C. corridor with one-day access to 80 million consumers. Greene County NY Real Estate is about 130 miles north of New York City and 30 miles south of Albany, NY. The New York State Thruway (I-87) runs through the eastern edge of the county. The Berkshire Spur going to the Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90) is 11 miles away with Boston within three hours.
Greene County NY Economy
In the 1800s Greene County river towns and villages flourished as boat building, brick making and milling centers. As well as serving as supply points for inland settlers. In the mountains, several communities developed as tanning sites, utilizing the now depleted stock of hemlock forest. By the mid-nineteenth century Greene County real estate was becoming a fashionable resort area catering to the upper class. It was marked by competition between the Catskill Mountain House and Hotel Kaaterskill for the tourist trade. Although these resorts and the Otis Elevated Railway leading to them are no longer in operation, remnants of this era can be viewed.
Today, the cost of doing business in Greene County is low compared to adjoining areas. Major employers in Greene County are Coxsackie Correctional, Greene Correctional, Greene County, Hunter Mountain, Wal-Mart and Windham and Hunter Mountains. New Baltimore and Coxsackie have growing industrial parks and Catskill and Athens are booming.
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Columbia-Greene Northern Dutchess MLS | Hudson Valley Catskill Region MLS(Ulster)
Global MLS(Albany, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady)
If you want the most comprehensive search of all properties for sale throughout Greene County you need to search directly the multiple list systems for the areas of your interest.
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