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The population of Colonie is approximately 79,771 (1995 est), 7793 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 3225 (2010).

The amount of land area in Colonie is 8.743 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.019 sq kilometers.
The distance from Colonie to Washington DC is 315 miles. The distance to the New York state capital is 4 miles. (as the crow flies)
Colonie is positioned 42.72 degrees north of the equator and 73.83 degrees west of the prime meridian.

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Colonie location: near Albany, along the Hudson and Mohawk Rivers, at the intersection of the Boston-Buffalo route and the New York City-Montreal route. Other nearby communities to Colonie - Roessleville, Siena, Loudonville, Newtonville, Guilderland, Latham, and Menands

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Colonie history:

Colonie name is from the Dutch "Colonie" which means, "the settlement outside the city."
The founding of Colonie: 1895
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Colonie attractions:

The Pruyn House, an 1830 restored home in Colonie.

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