Stephentown is a town in Rensselaer County, New York. The population was 2,791 at the 2020 census. The Town’s original name was Jericho Hallow in the Massachusetts Bay Colony. The Town was renamed for Stephen Van Rensselaer. The town is in the southeast corner of the county, and has a sign proclaiming it to be the only Stephentown on Earth.

Legal Notices & Bids Awarded

Legal Notices will be posted in News & Notices each month after every Board Meeting.

Awarded BIDs or RFPs will be also be posted in News & Notices after each Board Meeting (if a BID or RFP was made the month prior during the Regular Board meeting).

2024 Summer Camp and Swim Registration is now open, Click Here for information.

Cancellations & Office Closings

Cancellations and office closings will be posted in News & Notices when they occur.

The Rensselaer County Hazard Mitigation Plan Update

Rensselaer County wants to ensure that residents are represented in our plan update. They would like communities input by filling out the ‘Rensselaer County Resident Survey” that is linked below:

Residents can also access the survey by the QR code below.


The Regular Town Board Meetings are available to watch via Town Hall Streams (no participation is available through Town Hall Streams). If you would like to participate in a meeting, please join the Board at 26 Grange Hall Road, Stephentown, NY 12168, every third Monday of the Month.

The link to watch the Regular Town Board Meeting is:

To review the Regular Town Board Meeting Materials click the link below:

Community Solar Opportunity

Please click the links below to learn more about signing up for a Clean Energy opportunity and discounts on your electricity bill.

What is Community Solar (2) Final-1

Stephentown Flyer (1) Final

Stephentown Poster (2)Final-3

For Information regarding the Stephentown Memorial Library please click this link Library Brochure