East Greenbush Tourism

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East Greenbush is a town in Rensselaer County, New York, United States. It is a suburb of Albany, New York. The population was 16,473 at the 2010 census. The word Greenbush is derived from the Dutch het groen bosch, referring to the pine woods that originally covered the land. The first settlement of the land now known as East Greenbush was made by tenants under patroon Kiliaen van Rensselaer circa 1630. The town was established in 1855 as Clinton, and was renamed in 1858. It is mostly suburban along its major highways and rural in the southwestern and northeastern corners. Interstate 90 traverses the town. It contains the west (or south) end of US Route 4 and the northern terminus of NY Route 9J; as well as US Route 9 and US Route 20. The latter are concurrent, under the name Columbia Turnpike, and is often referred to by the locals as "9 and 20."


Unplug yourself and have a laid-back vacation at East Greenbush, United States. This city offers countless opportunities to click pictures for your travel journal. A gripping city on its own right, New Paltz also deserves a visit. New Paltz is bestowed with interesting set of attractions for every type of traveller. Also, to reach East Greenbush, you'll have to take a flight to New Paltz; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Tour packages of East Greenbush are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for East Greenbush*

  • Pollution Statistics in East Greenbush

    Know the pollution level of East Greenbush before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 5.36 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 33.33 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 32.14 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 33.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 11.36 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 21.43 (Low)
  • East Greenbush: Crime and Safety

    How safe is East Greenbush for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in East Greenbush.

    • Burglary and Theft 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 52.78 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 61.11 (High)
    • Car Stealing 27.78 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 33.33 (Low)
    • Drug offense 63.89 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 69.44 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 35 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 33.33 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 27.78 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 55.56 (Moderate)
  • Living in East Greenbush - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of East Greenbush is 178.06 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 52.19 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 60.33 (High)
    • Pollution Index 18.28 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 19.57 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 79.94 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 63.29 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.83 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 98.35 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in East Greenbush

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in East Greenbush

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.5 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 82.64 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 47.25 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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