Welcome to the Mohawk Valley. Whether you're a resident or a visitor, Upstate New York's Mohawk Valley offers a unique experience for everyone.
The Mohawk Valley covers approximately 5,882 square miles that includes six different counties and almost 200 cities, towns, and villages. The region makes up one-sixth of New York State and serves over one million residents. Situated at the base of the foothills of the six million acre Adirondack Preserve, the Mohawk Valley is only a four to five hour drive from New York City, Boston, Philadelphia, Toronto, and Montreal.
The region offers a wide variety of settings for new and expanding businesses, for family life, for recreation and for life long experiences. The Mohawk Valley has been a passageway for people, ideas, goods and services that produced a diverse cultural background. As a result it has helped to "shape and solidify an American nation." Whether it's business and industry, recreation and tourism, education and culture, or merely the fine quality of life, the Mohawk Valley offers it all.