Albany County, NY has a population of 308,846 people with a median age of 37.9 and a median household income of $61,754. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Albany County, NY declined from 309,381 to 308,846, a 0.17% decrease and its median household income grew from $57,042 to $61,754, a 8.26% increase.
The population of Albany County, NY is 72.1% White, 11.7% Black, and 6.78% Asian. 13.2% of the people in Albany County, NY speak a non-English language, and 94.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Albany County, NY are Excelsior College, with 4,903 graduates, SUNY at Albany, with 4,731 graduates, and The College of Saint Rose, with 1,551 graduates.
The median property value in Albany County, NY is $221,500, and the homeownership rate is 54.4%. Most people in Albany County, NY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19 minutes. The average car ownership in Albany County, NY is 2 cars per household.
Albany County, NY is the 14th most populated county in New York and borders Columbia County, NY; Greene County, NY; Rensselaer County, NY; Saratoga County, NY; Schenectady County, NY; and Schoharie County, NY& 1 more.