In 2017, Rensselaer, NY had a population of 9.38k people with a median age of 34.9 and a median household income of $49,773. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Rensselaer, NY declined from 9,435 to 9,375, a -0.636% decrease and its median household income grew from $47,556 to $49,773, a 4.66% increase.
The population of Rensselaer, NY is 75.3% White Alone, 7.91% Asian Alone, and 5.92% Hispanic or Latino. 2.73% of the people in Rensselaer, NY speak a non-English language, and 96.4% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Rensselaer, NY is $126,800, and the homeownership rate is 39.4%. Most people in Rensselaer, NY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Rensselaer, NY is 2 cars per household.