Lake Luzerne, NY
Lake Luzerne is a town in southern Warren County, New York, United States. The town is located within the Adirondack Park. The town is part of the Glens Falls Metropolitan Statistical Area. Lake Luzerne is west of the city of Glens Falls. The town population was 3,219 at the 2000 census.
The area received its first permanent settlers around 1770. The town of Lake Luzerne was set off from the town of Queensbury in 1792 as the "Town of Fairfield." In 1808, the town changed its name to "Luzerne," and in 1963 to "Lake Luzerne". Now known more for its Lake Luzerne Chamber Music Festival, artists such as classical guitarist Joel Brown, the Imani Winds, violinist Raymond Gniewek, and jazz greats Chris and Dave Brubeck perform during the summer months.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 54.1 square miles (140.0 km²), of which, 52.6 square miles (136.3 km²) of it is land and 1.4 square miles (3.7 km²) of it (2.66%) is water.