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Albany (zip 12205), New York   Add Favorite        0 Reviews | Review This Place

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-Diverse economy
-Educated population
-Nearby recreation


-Harsh winters
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What Bert Has To Say About Albany-Schenectady-Troy Metro Area

The Albany area includes six counties, the cities of Troy and Schenectady and the historic Saratoga Springs area to the north. An assortment of commercial and state government activities support this state capital. Downtown Albany area is modern with a number of historic sites and an attractive waterfront. Suburbs are fairly nondescript. There is an assortment of mostly small arts and cultural amenities throughout the metropolitan area. Schenectady is an older industrial center known once for producing railroad locomotives and known past and present as a major center for the General Electric Company.

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  • Profile: Capital city complex
  • Time zone: Eastern Standard Time
  • Elevation: 292
  • Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
  • City: No City
  • Zip Codes: Albany (zip 12205)

Quick Facts About Albany

    The unemployment rate in Albany (zip 12205) is 4.00 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Albany (zip 12205) jobs have Increased by 1.25 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Albany (zip 12205)'s cost of living is 3.70% Higher than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Albany (zip 12205)'s population is 27,395 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -4.61 percent.
    Average Commute time is 25 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    The median home cost in Albany (zip 12205) is $177,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.32%.
    Albany (zip 12205) public schools spend $17,840 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.2 students per teacher in Albany (zip 12205).

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