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Coordinates: 42°35′50″N 74°7′25″W / 42.59722°N 74.12361°W / 42.59722; -74.12361
Hilltowns
Albany Hilltowns, Albany County Hilltowns, Helderberg Hilltowns
Region
Name origin: For the hilly terrain common in the four most western towns of Albany County
Country United States
State New York
Region Capital District
County Albany
Towns
Coordinates 42°35′50″N 74°7′25″W / 42.59722°N 74.12361°W / 42.59722; -74.12361
Highest point A summit near Henry Hill [n 1]
 - location Town of Berne, near border with town of Rensselaerville
 - elevation 2,160 ft (658 m)
 - coordinates 42°33′N 74°12′W / 42.550°N 74.200°W / 42.550; -74.200
Area 227.2 sq mi (588 km2)
 - land 225.4 sq mi (584 km2)
 - water 1.8 sq mi (5 km2)
Population 10,874 (2000)
Density 48 / sq mi (19 / km2)
Timezone Eastern Standard Time (UTC-5)
 - summer (DST) Eastern Daylight Time (UTC-4)
Area code 518
ZIP Code 12023, 12107, 12055, 12147, 12193
  1. ^ The highest point was Henry Hill until an open gravel pit mining operation lowered the summit causing a nearby summit .3 miles SE to be new highest point[1]


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  1. ^ "Henry Hill, New York". Peakbagger.com. November 1, 2004. Retrieved 2009-08-28. 

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