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Located along the Flint River, Albany is recognized as the hub of cultural activities, education, and shopping in SW Georgia. Just a short drive from major metropolitan areas, Albany holds its own with the nickname of 'The Good Life City'. Among the top employers found here are Coats & Clark, Miller Brewing, Proctor & Gamble, and UPS.
As with most of Georgia's cities, Albany is no exception when it comes to history; incorporated in 1838, the city boasts numerous sites around town that are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. History is only part of the story - there is a wealth of attractions here from outdoors activities to museums and the symphony. With its sub-tropical climate, residents can enjoy one of the numerous parks that dot the landscape, visit a pecan orchard, or hunt quail when in season. Albany is the birthplace of legendary singer Ray Charles.
With so many high-profile corporations here, residents will find banking is a snap. Twenty-two banks and 9 credit unions are headquartered in Albany, with approximately 140 branches to serve every banking need. The oldest still-active bank in the area is The Bank of Camilla, founded in 1890. A few well-known banks available are AmerisBank, Colony Bank, and Heritage Bank of the South. Truly something for everyone in both lifestyle and banking.