Economic Impact

The Albany Capital Center is an important economic engine in the Capital Region. When visitors are drawn to our area for events or conferences, they spend money on overnight hotel accommodations, transportation, food and beverage, entertainment and shopping, thus generating new visitor spending, as well as state and county taxes.

The Albany Capital Center opened its doors to the public on March 1, 2017. Between March 1, 2017 and December 31, 2018, the Albany Capital Center has generated:


This impact data is from March 1, 2017 through December 31, 2018 (the most recent completed financial quarter). This information is updated on a quarterly basis to reflect the Albany Capital Center's impact on the downtown community and the greater Capital Region.