Dutchess County Real Estate
Dutchess County, New York
Dutchess County is one of the first 12 counties established in the State of New York, Dutchess County has a population of 295,911, and is primarily an agricultural community, but boasts many academic institutions such as Bard College, Culinary Institute of America, Dutchess Community College, Marist College, Ridley-Lowell Business & Technical Institute and Vassar College.
If you’re looking for a home that’s close to the Metro North in Dutchess County, New York, there are two rail lines in the area. The Hudson Line has three stops in Dutchess County: Beacon, New Hamburg, and Poughkeepsie. The Harlem Line also has several stops on the Eastern side of Dutchess County. Amtrak stops in Rhinecliff.