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Nestled on the banks of the Hudson River, the ity of Troy, N.Y., is located just north of the state capital of Albany. People who discover homes for rent in Troy will find themselves living in a college town, as Russell Sage College is located in the city. Although many college students live in Troy, it's also a great place to raise a family, as it's extremely safe. Many people choose to live in Troy because it has big-city amenities with a small-town feel.

Things Renters Should Know About Troy

  • The area now known as Troy was first occupied by the Mohicans, then three branches of the Vanderheyden family.
  • Originally named Vanderheyden's Farm, the then-hamlet was dubbed Troy by a group of residents at Ashley's Tavern in 1789.
  • Samuel Wilson, a meatpacker and entrepreneur who lived in Troy, was the model for the iconic Uncle Sam figure, which was introduced during the War of 1812.
  • The Troy Female Seminary, known today as the Emma Willard School, was the first school in the U.S. to teach women the same science and mathematics curriculum as men.

Top Resources for Troy Renters

  • If you want to contact your neighborhood association or be a tourist for a day, Visit Troy is a helpful resource.
  • The official website of the City of Troy has information about the local government, polling locations, youth programs, dog licenses and more.
  • Want to catch up on local news? Read The Record, Troy's community newspaper.

Things to Do in and Around Troy

Troy residents enjoy visiting one of the many parks in the city or spending the day at Peebles Island. Knickerbacker Park is great for ice skating, while Frear Park has an 18-hole public golf course. The Arts Center of the Capital Region is a great place to see innovative exhibits, and the year-round farmers market is extremely popular among residents.

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The Mansions at Delmar

The Mansions at Delmar

Delmar, NY 12054 (12.03 miles)

Price: $1,125-$1,805

(518) 213-4766

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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The Lofts At Harmony Mills

The Lofts At Harmony Mills

Cohoes, NY 12047 (3.51 miles)

Price: $1,100-$3,500

(518) 213-4729

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 3

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The Alexander at Patroon Creek

The Alexander at Patroon Creek

Albany, NY 12206 (6.54 miles)

Price: From $1,395

(518) 480-2183

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Tivoli Park Apartments

Tivoli Park Apartments

Albany, NY 12206 (5.98 miles)

Price: From $755

(518) 396-5940

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1

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Sheridan Apartments

Sheridan Apartments

Schenectady, NY 12308 (12.93 miles)

Price: From $820

(518) 213-4755

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1

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Adams Station Apartments

Adams Station Apartments

Delmar, NY 12054 (11.36 miles)

Price: $1,050-$1,280

(518) 396-5937

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Bridgewater Apartments

Bridgewater Apartments

Ballston Spa, NY 12020 (19.26 miles)

Price: From $779

(518) 396-5941

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1

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The Spinney at Pond View 55 and over Residences

The Spinney at Pond View 55 and over Residences

Castleton, NY 12033 (10.05 miles)

Price: Please Call

(518) 396-5936

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Skyline Gardens Apartments

Skyline Gardens Apartments

Albany, NY 12207 (5.63 miles)

Price: $682-$843

(518) 213-4774

Beds: 2, Baths: 1

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Mountain View Terrace

Mountain View Terrace

Latham, NY 12110 (5.12 miles)

Price: From $895

(518) 213-2856

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Deer Valley Apartments

Deer Valley Apartments

Slingerlands, NY 12159 (9.53 miles)

Price: From $890

(518) 313-1620

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1

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Shady Lane At Socha Plaza

Shady Lane At Socha Plaza

Glenville, NY 12302 (15.29 miles)

Price: Please Call

(518) 649-9308

Beds: 2, Baths: 2

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Historic Stockade Apartments

Historic Stockade Apartments

Schenectady, NY 12305 (14.36 miles)

Price: $650-$2,400

(518) 631-3453

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Colonial Arms Apartments

Colonial Arms Apartments

Schenectady, NY 12305 (14.34 miles)

Price: Please Call

(518) 313-0037

Beds: Studio - 1, Baths: 1

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Park Hill/Park Lane Apartments

Park Hill/Park Lane Apartments

Menands, NY 12204 (3.78 miles)

Price: Please Call

(518) 952-9470

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Hollandale Apartments

Hollandale Apartments

Clifton Park, NY 12065 (9.94 miles)

Price: From $822

(518) 880-2801

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Presidential Estates

Presidential Estates

Guilderland, NY 12084 (10.48 miles)

Price: Please Call

(518) 655-1052

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Strawberry Ridge Apartments

Strawberry Ridge Apartments

Waterford, NY 12188 (6.67 miles)

Price: From $805

(518) 880-2813

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1

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Parkwood Village Apartments

Parkwood Village Apartments

Clifton Park, NY 12065 (11.63 miles)

Price: From $765

(518) 880-2815

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1

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Regency Park Apartments

Regency Park Apartments

Guilderland, NY 12084 (10.49 miles)

Price: From $905

(518) 213-4775

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Fairwood Apartments

Fairwood Apartments

Guilderland, NY 12084 (11.11 miles)

Price: From $880

(518) 213-4748

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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