Quality of Life

To See More Washington County https://www.instagram.com/washingtoncountyfun/ The image will take you there!



Laura Oswald

Director of Economic Development


Ph: 518-746-2291

Physical Address

383 Broadway Fort Edward, NY12828

View Map

Mailing Address

383 Broadway Fort Edward, NY12828

Ph: 518-746-2290                     Fx: 518-746-2293


(Excluding Holidays)

Mon - Fri  8:30am-4:00pm

blue spacer

Photograph by Kendall McKernon http://kendallmckernon.com/

Nestled in the foothills of the Adirondacks our rural Washington County is known for its astounding beauty and abundant natural resources sprinkled with historic villages and captivating Main Streets. Thriving arts and cultural resources, safe and secure communities, a wealth of outdoor recreation opportunities as well as significant historic legacy contribute to our lifestyle. 

Quality of life is the way of life in Washington County. This paired with a relatively low cost of living attracts many to choose Washington County as their home. A broad range of affordable housing options (from exquisite historic architecture to modern, energy-efficient homes), a wealth of things to do, excellent schools, access to healthy farm foods, and vibrant, close-knit communities draw a diversity of businesses, creative enterprises, agricultural professionals and families who choose to join the exceptional community that is Washington County.

blue spacer

Click LOGO to SEE, TASTE & EXPLORE Washington County WASH_CO_CIRCLE Opens in new window