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Fulton County Center for Regional Growth

34 West Fulton Street
Gloversville, NY 12078
P: +1 518-725-7700 x101

Why Fulton County, NY?

Due to its beauty and location, the Fulton County region has been attracting businessmen since 1763 when Sir William Johnson built Johnson Hall on a tract of land that later became part of the City of Johnstown. Here he ran an estate comprising 50,000 acres of land and acted as Superintendent of Indian Affairs, conducting meetings with native peoples from as far as the Carolinas right in his backyard.


Today, Fulton County has welcomed businessmen from around the world:
  • SWANY America Corporation
  • Euphrates, Inc. ~ A feta cheese manufacturing operation established in 1999 by Hamdi Ulukaya, originally from Turkey.
  • FAGE USA Dairy, Inc. ~ Established in 2008 by the parent corporation, FAGE, located in Greece since 1926, as their first US greek yogurt manufacturing operation.
  • Pata Negra, LLC ~ Owned by a Spanish parent corporation, they have been making chorizo in Gloversville, NY since 2013.
Our County is also home to many well known National companies like WalMart and Benjamin Moore.

Fulton County the place for your business because it has:
These are just a few of the reasons Fulton County is the perfect home for your business. With shovel-ready sites and existing buildings available, Fulton County has opportunities to start or grow your business.

Our centralized location allows businesses to serve Northeast, North American and International markets. We are also strategically situated within New York’s Tech Valley. Centered between GlobalFoundriesFab 8 semiconductor chip fabrication facility to the east, Nano Utica to the west and theColleges of Nanoscale Science and Engineering to south, Fulton County sits in the heart of this high-tech triangle of opportunity.

Fulton County is truly rich in resources for businesses. Unique opportunities abound for high-tech manufacturing, corporate offices, medical, pharmaceutical, warehousing, distribution and companies who are reshoring their operations after years of investment abroad. Fulton County is already home to manufacturing and distribution operations for companies as diverse as Walmart, FAGE Yogurt, Crystal Geyser Water, Spanish charcutier Pata Negra, Euphrates Cheese and medical device manufacturer Epimed International. Join the growing list of companies calling Fulton County home.

Our Region

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Live and play where you work! Close to the Capital Region and Tech Valley, historic Fulton County affords access to excellent schools, sophisticated cultural events and year-round outdoor recreation. On the southern edge of the majestic Adirondack Park, north of the Mohawk Valley, Fulton County is home to 44 lakes, numerous streams and the foothills of the Adirondacks.  Recreational activities include hiking, golfing, fishing, camping and skiing!

Did You Know?

  • Our 550-square-mile county has almost 1b gallons of available water in storage, and a NYS Certified Bacteriological Environmental Laboratory. The area has not experienced a water shortage in decades.

Data Name Value Percent
Total Population 53,955  
Median Age 43.4  
Bachelor's Degree or Higher, Age 25+ 6,830 17.67%
High School Degree or Higher, Age 25+ 33,609 86.96%
Civilian Labor Force 26,241 59.46%
Median Household Income $48,033  
Major airports within area + 100 mile radius Albany Intl
Regional airports within area + 100 mile radius
Airport Name
Floyd Bennett Memorial
Griffiss Intl
General aviation airports within area + 50 mile radius
Airport Name
Blue Heron
Burrello-Mechanicville
Duanesburg
Fulton County
Heber Airpark
Piseco
Plateau Sky Ranch
Round Lake
Saratoga County
Schenectady County
Sharon