It’s easy to see why Dutchess County is a great place to call home


From its accessibility and charm, its long history of innovation, agriculture, arts and culture, and dedication to recreation and quality of life, no wonder why so many people relocate here from other high-cost, congested areas in the New York Metro region.


No matter your taste, we have the right community for you and your family. Our river cities offer historic homes, downtowns and waterfronts with plenty of attractions, restaurants and parkland to enjoy life. And our suburban and rural towns and villages build further on our character and diversity.

Dutchess County Lifestyle Walkway

Access to major transportation, including Amtrak and MetroNorth Railroad, Hudson Valley Regional Airport and Interstates 84 and 87, make Dutchess a hub of activity in the Tri-State area. Our hospitals provide enhanced quality of care second to none, and our award-winning institutions of higher education attract students, families and businesses from around the globe.

HealthQuest Pavillion Dutches County



A premier business-led organization, Think Dutchess Alliance for Business brings together 10 agency partners creating a one-stop shop for your site selection, financing, incentives, permitting and advocacy, strategic planning and counseling, marketing and networking needs.