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Dutchess at a Glance
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Major employers in Dutchess County include:

  • IBM Corporation
  • Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corp.
  • Vassar Brothers Medical Center
  • Mid Hudson Regional Hospital of Westchester Medical Center
  • Dutchess Community College
  • Vassar College
  • Marist College
  • GAP/Old Navy
  • Culinary Institute of America 




For a complete listing, please visit the website of the Dutchess County Economic Development Corporation.


Income and Household Demographics


  • 2014 Estimated Median Family Income - $88,738*
  • 2014 Estimated Per Capita Income - $33,455*
  • 2014 Estimated Number of Households – 104,190



Source: U.S. Census Bureau 2014 American Community Survey 1-Year Estimates
*In 2014 Inflation-adjusted Dollars



Bond Rating - Dutchess County

Dutchess County holds an enviable Aa2 rating by Moody’s Investor’s Service and ranks higher than 85% of other Moody’s rated New York counties. Only two counties statewide are higher than Dutchess County's Aa2 bond rating.


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