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Town of Remsen

“An Adirondack Community”

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Welcome to the Town of Remsen

Nestled in the western foothills of the Adirondacks and located in Oneida county, our small community was established in 1798.

Public Notices


September 23, 2023

The Barn Festival

The Barn Festival is on Main Street in Remsen Saturday Sept. 23 from 9-5 and Sunday Sept. 24 from 10 – 5

The Town of Remsen is a quiet rural town with an abundance of farmland and wilderness.

About Us

Remsen has lake access to both Hinckley Reservoir and Kayuta Lake and its northern border is the Black River with the Cincinnati Creek entering town north of the Village of Remsen and passing through the village as it continues southward the West Canada Creek.

Remsen is predominantly a residential community and in recent years has become a popular place for second and seasonal homes for many people seeking a tranquil place to be and enjoy the beautiful surroundings. Additionally, Remsen is a great place to raise a family and has an excellent school, Remsen Central School. Graduates have left Remsen Central prepared for life and success, with many excelling to leave their mark on the nation and the world.

Our Community

One of Remsen’s greatest assets is its people. Remsen residents are proud of their community and history and work hard to staff and maintain many community organizations. These organizations include the Remsen Barn Festival Committee, Remsen/Steuben Historical Society, Remsen Volunteer Fire Company, Remsen Development Corporation, Remsen VFW, and many Remsen Central School affiliated groups.

Remsen is centrally located, and you can easily access the Adirondacks, St. Lawrence River, Lake Ontario and many regional and state attractions within a short drive. Remsen is a great place to live, raise a family, be part of the community and relax. You are welcome to come and join us.

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10540 Academy Lane
Remsen, NY 13438
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