In 2017, Amsterdam, NY had a population of 49.5k people with a median age of 41.1 and a median household income of $47,449. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Amsterdam, NY declined from 49,667 to 49,500, a -0.336% decrease and its median household income grew from $44,455 to $47,449, a 6.73% increase.
The population of Amsterdam, NY is 82.6% White Alone, 13.2% Hispanic or Latino, and 2.03% Two or More Races. 13.6% of the people in Amsterdam, NY speak a non-English language, and 98.7% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Amsterdam, NY are Fulton-Montgomery Community College (431 degrees awarded in 2016) and Hamilton Fulton Montgomery BOCES-Practical Nursing Program (33 degrees).
The median property value in Amsterdam, NY is $99,900, and the homeownership rate is 68.9%. Most people in Amsterdam, NY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Amsterdam, NY is 2 cars per household.