🇺🇸 Geneseo is a town in Livingston County in the Finger Lakes region of New York, United States. It is at the south end of the five-county Rochester Metropolitan Area.
The English name "Geneseo" is an anglicization of the Iroquois name for the earlier Iroquois town there, Gen-nis-he-yo (which means "beautiful valley"). The village of Geneseo lies within the western portion of the town. The village and town are known today mainly as the home of the State University of New York at Geneseo.
Geneseo has a population of over 10,483 people. Geneseo also forms the centre of the wider Livingston County which has a population of over 61,834 people. It is also a part of the larger Rochester Metropolitan Area.