Albertson, a hamlet in the Town of North Hempstead, is named after Townsend Albertson, an early settler who started a gristmill in the area in the 1600s.
The Shelter Rock Public Library is at 165 Searingtown Rd. in Albertson. (July 3, 2012)
Clark Botanic Garden, at 193 I.U. Willets Rd., Albertson, hosts educational programs about horticulture and plant life. (July 3, 2012)
The Albertson Fire Company at 100 I.U. Willets Rd. was established in 1910. (July 3, 2012)
Albertson Memorial Park, located between Willis Avenue and I.U. Willets Road, has a statue commemorating soldiers from Albertson who fought in World War II. (July 3, 2012)
The Albertson U.S. Post Office is located at 860 Willis Ave. (July 3, 2012)
Herricks Middle School is located at 7 Hilldale Dr. in Albertson. (July 3, 2012)