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Coxsackie Village

Coxsackie Village Hall is located at 119 Mansion Street, Coxsackie NY 12051; phone: 518-731-2727.

Coxsackie Village along the Hudson River

A focal point of the village is the charming Reed Street Historic District which was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980.


Coxsackie was originally settled by the Dutch; it was part of Albany county, and organized in 1788. Pop. 3,539. It derives its name from an Indian word, meaning "hooting of owls." Coxsackie village and landing on the Hudson lies 124 miles from New York, 20 from Albany. The village is over a mile west of the landing and has about 100 dwellings. At the landing there is a large village, where there is a good deal of business transacted connected with the river. [1]

  1. Barber, John W., and Howe, Henry, Historic Collections of the State of New York, 1842, S. Tuttle, 194 Chatham Square, New York
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