Schenectady, NY has a population of 65,554 people with a median age of 35.8 and a median household income of $41,243. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Schenectady, NY declined from 65,735 to 65,554, a 0.28% decrease and its median household income grew from $40,755 to $41,243, a 1.2% increase.
The population of Schenectady, NY is 54.5% White, 19.1% Black, and 10.7% Hispanic. 14.1% of the people in Schenectady, NY speak a non-English language, and 94.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Schenectady, NY are Schenectady County Community College, with 638 graduates, Union College, with 535 graduates, and Union Graduate College, with 162 graduates.
The median property value in Schenectady, NY is $112,900, and the homeownership rate is 50.1%. Most people in Schenectady, NY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Schenectady, NY is 2 cars per household.
Schenectady, NY is a census place located in Schenectady County, NY. It borders East Glenville, NY; Niskayuna, NY; and Rotterdam, NY.