Real Estate Market Update for Schenectady, NY
Map Information for Schenectady, NY
Area Information for Schenectady, NY
  • Population: 67,231
  • Median Age: 32.64 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 18.08 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 8%
  • Population Density: 6,237/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 8.76%
  • Closest Airport: Albany International
  • Closest College: Union College
  • Closest Jr. College: Schenectady County Community College
  • Median Household Income: $37,840
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 24.01%
  • Median Years in Residence: 2.88 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $81,500
  • Closest Major Sports Team: New Britain Rock Cats
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 29%
* Scale from 1-5** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Schenectady, NY
Median Age: 32.64 Married: 21% Number of Households: 28,111 Households with Children: 7,724
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for Schenectady, NY

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Lincoln School 0.5 mi Public K-5 3 4
      Scotia-glenville Senior High School 0.7 mi Public 9-12 4 3
      Mekeel Christian Academy 0.8 mi Private K-12 0 5
      Sacandaga School 0.9 mi Public K-5 2 5
      Glen-worden Elementary School 1.0 mi Public K-5 3 5
      Scotia-glenville Middle School 1.1 mi Public 6-8 4 4
      Yates School 2.1 mi Public K-6 1 3
      St. John The Evangelist School(pk-5) 2.2 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-6 0 0
      Franklin Delano Roosevelt Elementary School 2.5 mi Public K-6 1 0
      Elmer Avenue School 2.8 mi Public 1-6 1 3
      Martin Luther King School 2.8 mi Public K-8 1 5
      Jessie T Zoller School 2.9 mi Public 1-8 2 3
      Pleasant Valley School 2.9 mi Public K-6 1 0
      Katherine Burr Blodgett Success Academy For Middle School Students 3.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Mont Pleasant Middle School 3.0 mi Public 7-8 1 3
      Fulton Early Childhood Center 3.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-1 0 0
      Hamilton Elementary School 3.0 mi Public K-6 0 3
      Schenectady High School 3.1 mi Public 9-12 1 3
      Van Corlaer School 3.3 mi Public K-6 2 4
      William C Keane Elementary School 3.4 mi Public K-6 1 4
      Central Park International Magnet School 3.4 mi Public K-8 2 0
      Jefferson Elementary School 3.4 mi Public K-4 3-5 5
      Craig Elementary School 3.5 mi Public K-5 3-5 5
      Howe Early Childhood Educational Center 3.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-K 0 3
      Lincoln School 3.6 mi Public K-6 0 5
      Northeast Parent & Child Society 3.7 mi Private 6-12 0 0
      Niskayuna High School 3.7 mi Public 9-12 4-5 4
      Glendaal School 3.7 mi Public K-5 3 5
      Kindercare Learning Center-#1664 3.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Pashley Elementary School 3.8 mi Public K-5 4-5 5
      Van Antwerp Middle School 3.8 mi Public 6-8 5 0
      Oak Hill School 3.9 mi Private K-8 0 3
      Our World Montessori 3.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Hillside School 4.1 mi Public K-5 5 4
      St. Helens School 4.2 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-5 0 4
      Crossroads Center For Children 4.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-6 0 0
      Draper Middle School 4.5 mi Public 6-8 3-5 2
      Mohonasen Senior High School 4.5 mi Public 9-12 3 4
      Paige School 4.7 mi Public 1-8 2 4
      Notre Dame-bishop Gibbons School 4.7 mi Catholic 6-12 0 5
      Herman L Bradt Elementary School 4.7 mi Public K-2 0 4
      Montessori School 4.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Schalmont High School 4.9 mi Public 9-12 3-5 3
      Schalmont Middle School 4.9 mi Public 5-8 4-5 4
      Rosendale School 5.6 mi Public K-5 4 5
      Woodlawn School 5.6 mi Public K-6 2 1
      Pinewood Elementary School 5.6 mi Public 3-5 3 4
      Iroquois Middle School 5.7 mi Public 6-8 5 4
      Pine Bush Elementary School 6.3 mi Public K-5 4-5 5
      Annur Islamic School 6.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 3
      St. Madeleine Sophie School 6.9 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-5 0 5
      Birchwood Elementary School 7.6 mi Public K-5 4-5 5
      Wildwood School 7.7 mi Private UNGRADE-UNGRADE 0 5
      Lynnwood Elementary School 7.8 mi Public K-5 3-5 5
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics 2014
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