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The 2016 Schenectady County, New York, population is 154,604. There are 756 people per square mile (population density).

Family in Schenectady County, New York

The median age is 39.7. The US median is 37.4. 47.76% of people in Schenectady County, New York, are married. 9.68% are divorced.

The average household size is 2.6 people. 29.37% of people are married, with children. 15.84% have children, but are single.

Race in Schenectady County, New York

75.86% of people are white, 9.36% are black, 4.02% are asian, 0.29% are native american, and 1.69% claim 'Other'.

6.19% of the people in Schenectady County, New York, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 93.81% are non-hispanic).

  PEOPLESchenectady, New YorkUnited States
  Population  154,604321,418,820
  Population - 2010  153,268308,745,538
  Population - 2000  146,555285,036,114
  Population - 1990  149,287251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now  3.56%27.57%
  Pop. 2000 to Now  5.49%12.76%
  Pop. Density  75691
  Land Area  2053,531,905
  Water Area  5264,837
  Median Age  39.737.4
  Female Population  51.52%50.81%
  Male Population  48.48%49.19%
  White  75.86%62.77%
  Black  9.36%12.24%
  Asian  4.02%4.95%
  Native American  0.29%0.66%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander  0.00%0.16%
  Other  1.69%0.20%
  Two or More Races  2.60%2.13%
  Hispanic  6.19%16.90%
  Non-Hispanic  93.81%83.10%
  Households  57,846116,211,000
  Family Households  35,51276,958,100
  Non Family Households  22,33439,253,000
  Household Size  2.62.63
  Married Population  47.76%50.58%
  Single Population  52.24%49.42%
  Now Married  45.59%48.41%
  Married but Separated  2.17%2.17%
  Never Married  34.90%32.55%
  Widowed  7.66%5.95%
  Divorced  9.68%10.92%
  Married, w/children  29.37%31.68%
  Married, no children  45.38%41.44%
  Single, w/children  15.84%16.94%
  Single, no children  9.40%9.95%

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