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Ballston (T)

New York is a state in the northeastern United States. It is called New York State when there is need to distinguish it from New York City. Because a significant majority of the population is concentrated in the southern portion around New York City, the state is often regionalized into Upstate and Downstate. New York is the home of Ellis Island, where many immigrants in the early 20th century arrived in the United States.
Ballston is a town in Saratoga County, New York, USA. The population was 8,729 at the 2000 census. The name is derived from an early settler, Eliphalet Ball. The Town of Ballston is in the south part of the County. The region was first settled around 1763. The area was originally called Ball's Town and Ballton. The town was formed in 1785 while still in Albany County. According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 77.7 square kilometers.
Ballston is definitely one of the popular tourist attractions in New York worth paying a visit while touring the country. This place leaves a pleasing and unforgettable memory and justifies the proud cultural tradition of New York.

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