Lake Pleasant

Lake Pleasant is the county seat, with Sacandaga Lake to the northwest and Lake Pleasant to the southwest. The Greek Revival-style county courthouse is next to a stone jail built in 1848 and is still in use.  Across the road is a nine-hole golf course with beautiful lake views. The only incorporated village in the county, Speculator, is located in the Town of Lake Pleasant.

Town Info:
Size (Acres)97,714
Population (2010)897
Municipal Sewer/WtrNO
Internet Connection TypeBroadban/DSL
Cell Phone CoverageYES
Town Tax Rate per $1,000 2.890372
School District #1Lake Pleasant Central School
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School District #1Wells Central School
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Closest Medical Care

Speculator Primary Care Center
Route 8, Speculator, NY 12164


Closest Hospital

Nathan Littauer Hospital
99 East State Street
Gloversville, NY 12078
(518) 725-8621


Town Clerk

Stephanie Smith
(518) 548-3625


Zoning/Bldg Codes Officer

 Steve Page