Schenectady, NY

Schenectady County

What you need to know about Schenectady, NY

Schenectady is located in Schenectady County, New York. The population is 58% White, 20% Black, 5% Asian and 1% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 6% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 10% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $38,916 and the median home value is $116,700. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Schenectady, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Schenectady has a Walk Score ® of 62.

Median Home Price

$116,700
Lower than the state average

Housing

Homes Owned 47.86%
47.86% Complete
Homes Rented 52.14%
52.14% Complete

Real Estate

In Schenectady, New York


Ready to move to Schenectady? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Schenectady.

Schools

In Schenectady, New York


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Schenectady rates.

Median Household Income

$38,916
Lower than the national average

Business

In Schenectady, New York


Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Schenectady.

Residents

Most residents are
5-17 Years old

Health

In Schenectady, New York


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Schenectady.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 20%
20% Complete
Graduated High School 83%
83% Complete